Health and Nutrition of Centerville, IA Residents

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Forty nine percent of Centerville residents report that their diet is generally healthy. People here have milk to drink or on their cereal 23 times per month. This includes chocolate and other flavored milks, as well as hot cocoa made with milk, and does not count small amounts of milk added to coffee or tea. People living here eat an average of three meals (breakfasts, lunches or dinners) per week that were prepared away from home in places such as restaurants, fast food places, food stands, grocery stores or from vending machines. They get two of these meals from a fast-food or pizza place. People here eat two "ready to eat" foods such as salads, soups, chicken, sandwiches and cooked vegetables per month. They also eat four frozen meals or frozen pizzas on average monthly.

Summary

Diet health (%)

  • Here 48.6%
  • Appanoose County 48.7%
  • Iowa 48.7%

Milk product consumption (# of products/month)

  • Here 22.8
  • Appanoose County 22.5
  • State 22.2

Meals not home prepared (#/week)

  • Centerville 3.1
  • County 3.2
  • Iowa 3.4

Meals from fast food or pizza place (#/week)

  • Here 1.7
  • Appanoose County 1.7
  • State 1.8

Ready-to-eat foods (#/month)

  • Centerville 1.6
  • County 1.7
  • Iowa 1.7

Frozen meals/pizza (#/month)

  • Here 3.9
  • County 3.8
  • State 3.9

The average Centerville resident last visited a dentist two years ago (including all types of dentists, such as, orthodontists, oral surgeons, and all other dental specialists, as well as dental hygienists). Sixteen percent of people living here 30 years of age and older, are embarrassed because of their teeth, mouth or dentures. Twenty two percent think they might have gum disease (might have swollen gums, receding gums, sore or infected gums or loose teeth). Centerville residents rate the overall health of their teeth and gums on average at 44 percent. People living here aged 30 years and older, aside from brushing their teeth with toothbrush, use dental floss or any other device that clean between teeth on average three days per week. They also use mouthwash or other dental rinse products to treat dental disease or dental problems an average of three days per week. The average person living here (including children) has 21 teeth.

Summary

Average years since last visit a dentist

  • Here 2.2
  • County 2.1
  • State 2.1

People embarrassed because of mouth (%)

  • Here 16.4%
  • Appanoose County 16.7%
  • State 17.3%

People with gum disease (%)

  • Centerville 21.9%
  • Appanoose County 22.5%
  • Iowa 21.9%

General health of teeth and gums (%)

  • Here 44.1%
  • Appanoose County 44.1%
  • State 44.7%

Average days a week using dental floss/device

  • Here 2.6
  • Appanoose County 2.6
  • Iowa 2.7

Average days a week using mouthwash for dental problem

  • Here 2.8
  • County 2.8
  • State 2.7

Average number of teeth

  • Centerville 20.5
  • County 20.5
  • Iowa 21.7

The average height of Centerville residents 16 years and older is 67 inches. The average weight is 178 pounds. Their average BMI (Body Mass Index) is 29. Thirty six percent of people living here are obese. Fifty percent have ever been obese. Thirty two percent have ever tried to lose weight.

Summary

Average height (inches)

  • Here 66.6
  • County 66.9
  • State 66.9

Average weight (pounds)

  • Here 178.3
  • Appanoose County 180.0
  • State 179.8

Average BMI

  • Here 28.5
  • County 28.7
  • State 28.6

People that are obese (%)

  • Here 36.4%
  • County 36.8%
  • State 36.9%

People that ever were obese (%)

  • Centerville 49.7%
  • Appanoose County 50.4%
  • Iowa 49.3%

People trying to lose weight (%)

  • Centerville 32.0%
  • Appanoose County 32.8%
  • Iowa 33.4%

Sixty eight percent of Centerville residents have ever used marijuana or hashish. Twenty six percent of people living here have ever used cocaine, crack cocaine, heroin or methamphetamine. Twenty three percent have ever used any form of cocaine, such as powder, 'crack', 'free base', and coca paste. Three percent have ever used heroin. Fifteen percent have ever used methamphetamines.

Summary

People that ever used marijuana or hashish (%)

  • Here 67.7%
  • County 67.1%
  • Iowa 66.1%

Ever used hard drugs (%)

  • Centerville 26.1%
  • County 26.3%
  • Iowa 25.6%

Ever used any form of cocaine (%)

  • Centerville 23.3%
  • Appanoose County 23.7%
  • Iowa 23.0%

Ever used heroin (%)

  • Here 3.4%
  • County 3.4%
  • State 3.5%

Ever used methamphetamine (%)

  • Here 15.0%
  • Appanoose County 15.2%
  • State 14.5%

Eleven percent of people living in Centerville have ever been told by a doctor or health professional that they have diabetes. Forty eight percent of people had a blood test for high sugar or diabetes within the past three years. Three percent of city residents are currently taking insulin.

Summary

Diabetics (%)

  • Centerville 11.2%
  • Appanoose County 11.4%
  • Iowa 10.4%

Had a blood test for high blood sugar (%)

  • Centerville 48.3%
  • Appanoose County 48.7%
  • State 46.5%

People taking insulin (%)

  • Here 3.4%
  • Appanoose County 3.5%
  • Iowa 3.2%

Centerville residents 20 years and older on average get up to urinate one time at night (from time they go to bed at night until the time they get up in the morning).

Summary

Avg. # of times urinating at night

  • Here 1.2
  • County 1.2
  • Iowa 1.2

Thirteen percent of Centerville residents above the age of 40 have problems with their ability to smell, such as not being able to smell things or things not smelling the way they are supposed to. Seven percent have been having problems with their ability to taste sweet, sour, salty or bitter foods and drinks. Seventy two percent of people above the age of 40 have ever had wisdom teeth removed. Thirty one percent have ever had their tonsils removed. Seventeen percent have lost consciousness because of a head injury. Twenty three percent have ever had a broken nose or other serious injury to face or skull. Forty percent have had two or more sinus infections.

Summary

People 40+ having problems with smell (%)

  • Here 12.7%
  • Appanoose County 12.5%
  • State 12.2%

People 40+ having problems with taste (%)

  • Centerville 6.8%
  • Appanoose County 6.8%
  • State 6.1%

People 40+ that ever had wisdom teeth removed (%)

  • Centerville 72.2%
  • Appanoose County 71.7%
  • Iowa 70.1%

People 40+ that ever had tonsils teeth removed (%)

  • Centerville 31.1%
  • County 31.6%
  • State 30.5%

People 40+ that ever had a loss of consciousness because of a head injury (%)

  • Centerville 17.4%
  • Appanoose County 18.1%
  • State 16.9%

People 40+ that ever had a broken nose or other serious injury to face or skull (%)

  • Centerville 22.9%
  • County 23.8%
  • Iowa 23.6%

People 40+ that ever had two or more sinus infections (%)

  • Centerville 40.5%
  • County 41.3%
  • State 42.9%

Seventy five percent of people living in Centerville are covered by health insurance or some other kind of health care plan.

Summary

People covered by health insurance (%)

  • Here 75.2%
  • County 75.6%
  • Iowa 74.1%

Twenty eight percent of people living in Centerville have been ever told by a doctor or other health professional that they had hypertension (also called high blood pressure). Thirty percent of people take their blood pressure at home. Forty six percent of people in Centerville frequently check their blood cholesterol. Twenty three percent of people have ever been told by a doctor or other health professional that their blood cholesterol level was high.

Summary

Has high blood pressure (%)

  • Centerville 27.9%
  • Appanoose County 27.7%
  • State 24.0%

Checking blood pressure at home (%)

  • Centerville 30.3%
  • Appanoose County 29.8%
  • State 25.9%

Frequently checking blood cholesterol (%)

  • Here 45.7%
  • Appanoose County 46.3%
  • State 41.8%

Has high cholesterol level (%)

  • Here 23.3%
  • County 23.9%
  • State 20.7%

Thirty four percent of people living in Centerville use sunscreen.

Summary

People using sunscreen (%)

  • Here 34.5%
  • Appanoose County 35.0%
  • Iowa 34.8%

Twenty seven percent of Centerville residents 18 years old and older have usually little interest or pleasure in doing things. Twenty eight percent often feel down, depressed, or hopeless. Forty three percent of people living here have trouble falling or staying asleep, or sleep too much. Fifty two percent of people often feel tired or have little energy. Twenty eight percent are bothered by poor appetite or overeating. Twenty one percent often feel badly about themselves, that they are a failure or have let themselves or their families down. Nineteen percent have trouble concentrating on things, such as reading the newspaper or watching TV. Fifteen percent of people living here move or speak so slowly that other people could have noticed, or the opposite - being so fidgety or restless that they have been moving around a lot more than usual. Five percent have thoughts that they would be better off dead or of hurting themselves in some way.

Summary

People who have little interest in doing things (%)

  • Here 27.2%
  • County 27.4%
  • Iowa 26.5%

People feeling down, depressed, or hopeless (%)

  • Here 27.5%
  • County 28.1%
  • State 27.8%

People who have trouble sleeping or sleeping too much (%)

  • Centerville 43.0%
  • County 43.4%
  • Iowa 42.7%

People feeling tired or having little energy (%)

  • Here 52.4%
  • County 52.2%
  • State 52.0%

People with poor appetite or overeating (%)

  • Here 28.1%
  • County 28.0%
  • Iowa 28.3%

People feeling bad about themself (%)

  • Centerville 21.1%
  • Appanoose County 21.2%
  • Iowa 22.0%

People who have trouble concentrating on things (%)

  • Here 19.3%
  • Appanoose County 19.3%
  • State 19.6%

People moving or speaking slowly or too fast (%)

  • Centerville 14.5%
  • County 14.4%
  • State 14.6%

People having thoughts they would be better off dead (%)

  • Here 4.7%
  • Appanoose County 4.7%
  • State 4.5%

Centerville residents on average take three prescription medicines.

Summary

Average number of prescription medicines taking

  • Centerville 2.6
  • County 2.6
  • State 2.3

Seventy nine percent of people living in Centerville have at least one alcoholic drink per month. Eleven percent of people living here do not drink alcohol at all. People living here drink alcohol 4.7 days per month on average. They have 5.5 drinks per week. On average people living here have 5 or more drinks on 23 days a year.

Summary

People drinking some alcohol every month (%)

  • Centerville 79.3%
  • Appanoose County 80.4%
  • Iowa 80.5%

People not drinking at all (%)

  • Centerville 11.0%
  • County 10.3%
  • Iowa 10.7%

Average days/month drinking alcohol

  • Centerville 4.7
  • Appanoose County 4.9
  • Iowa 5.0

Average drinks/week

  • Centerville 5.5
  • Appanoose County 5.8
  • Iowa 5.8

Average days/year people drink much

  • Here 23.0
  • County 24.3
  • State 24.7

Ninety seven percent of Centerville residents 18 years and older have ever had vaginal, anal or oral sex. Ninety five percent of males have ever had vaginal sex with a woman. Eighty eight percent have ever performed oral sex on a woman. Fifty one percent have ever had anal sex with a woman. Five percent of males in Centerville have ever had any kind of sex with a man, including oral or anal. Ninety eight percent of females have ever had vaginal sex with a man. Eighty six percent have ever performed oral sex on a man. Forty two percent have ever had anal sex. Twelve percent of females have ever had any kind of sex with a woman. People in Centerville were 16 years old on average when they had sex for the first time. The average man in his lifetime had any kind of sex with 27 women. He has vaginal sex with 22 women. People living here were on average 21 years old when they first performed oral sex on a woman. In their lifetime they performed oral sex on average on five women. Males in their lifetime have anal or oral sex with 4.8 men on average. They have had 2.8 anal sex partners in their lifetime. People in Centerville were 20 years old on average when they first performed oral sex on a man. They performed oral sex on average on eight men in their lifetime. Seven percent of people use protection, like a condom or dental dam, while performing oral sex. The average person in Centerville has vaginal or anal sex 61 times a year. Fifty six percent have sex without using a condom. Females in Centerville 18 years and older have had any kind of sex with 11 men on average. They have had 10 male vaginal sex partners in their lifetimes. Women here have on average 0.5 female sex partners in their lifetimes. Eighty four percent of men 18 years old and older are circumcised.

Summary

People 18+ that ever had sex (vaginal, anal, or oral) (%)

  • Here 97.4%
  • Appanoose County 97.7%
  • State 97.2%

Males 18+ that ever had vaginal sex with a woman (%)

  • Centerville 94.9%
  • County 95.1%
  • State 94.5%

Males 18+ that ever performed oral sex on a woman (%)

  • Here 87.6%
  • Appanoose County 87.8%
  • State 87.9%

Males 18+ that ever had anal sex with a woman (%)

  • Here 51.5%
  • County 50.5%
  • Iowa 50.0%

Males 18+ that ever had any sex with a man (%)

  • Centerville 5.4%
  • County 5.2%
  • State 5.5%

Females 18+ that ever had vaginal sex with a man (%)

  • Centerville 97.5%
  • Appanoose County 97.9%
  • State 97.3%

Females 18+ that ever performed oral sex on a man (%)

  • Centerville 86.1%
  • County 87.4%
  • State 85.7%

Females 18+ that ever had anal sex with a man (%)

  • Here 41.9%
  • County 42.3%
  • Iowa 39.4%

Females 18+ that ever had any kind of sex with a woman (%)

  • Here 12.3%
  • County 11.4%
  • State 11.9%

Average age people first had sex

  • Here 16.4
  • Appanoose County 16.5
  • State 16.6

Average number of female sex partners in lifetime (males 18+)

  • Centerville 27.4
  • Appanoose County 28.2
  • Iowa 26.9

Average number of female vaginal sex partners in lifetime (males 18+)

  • Here 21.9
  • Appanoose County 22.5
  • Iowa 21.3

Average age people first performed oral sex on a woman (18+)

  • Centerville 21.1
  • Appanoose County 21.1
  • Iowa 21.2

Average number of woman performed oral sex on in lifetime (18+)

  • Here 5.2
  • Appanoose County 5.6
  • State 5.6

Average number of male sex partners in lifetime (males 18+)

  • Centerville 4.8
  • Appanoose County 4.6
  • Iowa 3.0

Average number of male anal sex partners in lifetime (males 18+)

  • Centerville 2.8
  • County 2.7
  • Iowa 1.7

Average age people first performed oral sex on a man (18+)

  • Here 20.0
  • County 20.5
  • State 20.3

Average number of male oral sex partners in lifetime (18+)

  • Centerville 7.5
  • Appanoose County 7.2
  • State 5.7

People using protection when performing oral sex (%)

  • Centerville 7.5%
  • County 6.8%
  • State 8.3%

Average number of times people have vaginal or anal sex a year

  • Centerville 60.7
  • Appanoose County 59.1
  • State 64.1

People having sex without condom (%)

  • Here 55.6%
  • Appanoose County 55.9%
  • State 55.7%

Average number of male sex partners in lifetime (females 18+)

  • Here 11.3
  • Appanoose County 11.3
  • Iowa 11.9

Average number of male vaginal sex partners in lifetime (females 18+)

  • Here 9.9
  • County 10.0
  • Iowa 10.6

Average number of female sex partners in lifetime (females 18+)

  • Here 0.5
  • Appanoose County 0.5
  • State 0.5

Circumcised males 18+ (%)

  • Centerville 84.0%
  • County 84.3%
  • State 83.7%

The biggest differences compared to state averages have been highlighted with a blue background.

Eleven percent of households in Centerville use chemical products in their homes to control fleas, roaches, ants, termites or other insects. Four percent use chemical products in their lawns or gardens to kill weeds.

Summary

Households using pesticides to control insects (%)

  • Here 10.8%
  • County 10.7%
  • Iowa 10.1%

Households using pesticides to kill weeds (%)

  • Here 4.5%
  • County 4.6%
  • State 4.4%

Centerville residents 16 years and older usually get seven hours of sleep at night on weekdays or workdays. Thirty three percent of them have trouble sleeping.

Summary

Average hours sleeping at night

  • Here 6.9
  • Appanoose County 6.9
  • State 6.8

People that has trouble sleeping (%)

  • Here 32.6%
  • Appanoose County 33.4%
  • State 32.9%

Fifty two percent of Centerville residents currently smoke cigarettes.

Summary

People smoking cigarettes (%)

  • Here 51.9%
  • County 51.8%
  • Iowa 53.4%

Twenty one percent of Centerville residents' work involve vigorous-intensity activity that causes large increases in breathing or heart rate, like carrying or lifting heavy loads, digging or construction work for at least 10 minutes continuously. Thirty eight percent of people do moderate-intensity activities at work that cause small increases in breathing or heart rate such as brisk walking or carrying light loads for at least 10 minutes continuously. Twenty eight percent walk or bicycle for at least 10 minutes continuously to get to and from places. Thirteen percent do any vigorous-intensity sports, fitness or recreational activities that cause large increases in breathing or heart rate like running or basketball for at least 10 minutes continuously. Thirty nine percent do any moderate-intensity sports, fitness or recreational activities that cause a small increase in breathing or heart rate such as brisk walking, bicycling, swimming or golf for at least 10 minutes continuously. People living here spend six hours sitting on a typical day (this includes sitting at work, at home, getting to and from places, or with friends, including time spent sitting at a desk, traveling in a car or bus, reading, playing cards, watching television or using a computer). They usually sit and watch TV or videos for about three hours per day. They use a computer or play computer games (including Playstation, Nintendo DS, or other portable video games) outside of work or school for 1.1 hours per day.

Summary

People doing vigorous-intensity work activities (%)

  • Centerville 20.9%
  • Appanoose County 21.8%
  • Iowa 22.9%

People doing moderate-intensity work activities (%)

  • Centerville 37.7%
  • Appanoose County 38.3%
  • Iowa 38.2%

People walking or bicycling (%)

  • Centerville 27.6%
  • Appanoose County 27.6%
  • Iowa 29.2%

People doing vigorous-intensity recreational activities (%)

  • Centerville 13.3%
  • County 13.4%
  • Iowa 16.9%

People doing moderate-intensity recreational activities (%)

  • Centerville 38.7%
  • Appanoose County 38.6%
  • Iowa 40.8%

Average hours a day doing sedentary activities

  • Centerville 6.1
  • Appanoose County 6.1
  • State 6.0

Average hours a day watching TV or videos

  • Here 3.0
  • County 3.0
  • State 2.9

Average hours a day using computer

  • Centerville 1.1
  • Appanoose County 1.1
  • State 1.2

The biggest differences compared to state averages have been highlighted with a blue background.

Eleven percent of Centerville residents have ever been told by a doctor or other health professional that they had asthma. Four percent of people living here has anemia, sometimes called "tired blood" or "low blood". Four percent of people 16 years and older have ever been told by a doctor or other health care professional that they had psoriasis. Thirty four percent are overweight. Twenty four percent of people 60 years and older have difficulties in thinking or remembering that can make a big difference in everyday activities (this does not refer to occasionally forgetting your keys or the name of someone you recently met). This refers to things like confusion or memory loss that are happening more often or getting worse. Sixteen percent of people living in Centerville have ever received a blood transfusion. Twenty one percent have trouble seeing, even when wearing glasses or contact lenses. Thirty two percent of people 20 and older have arthritis. Five percent have ever been told they had gout. Five percent have congestive heart failure. Five percent have coronary heart disease. Three percent have angina, also called angina pectoris. Six percent have ever had a heart attack, also called myocardial infarction. Five percent have been ever told by a doctor or other health professional that they had a stroke. Five percent have ever had emphysema. Nine percent have another thyroid problem. Five percent have ever had chronic bronchitis. Four percent of people had any kind of liver condition. Eleven percent have ever had cancer or a malignancy of any kind.

Summary

People with asthma (%)

  • Here 11.2%
  • County 11.0%
  • Iowa 11.5%

People with anemia (%)

  • Here 3.9%
  • County 3.5%
  • State 3.3%

People with psoriasis (%)

  • Here 4.2%
  • County 4.5%
  • Iowa 4.0%

People with overweight (%)

  • Centerville 33.6%
  • Appanoose County 34.7%
  • State 33.5%

Elderly people having difficulties in thinking or remembering (%)

  • Centerville 24.3%
  • County 23.2%
  • Iowa 22.5%

People who ever received blood transfusion (%)

  • Centerville 15.6%
  • Appanoose County 15.1%
  • State 12.3%

People having trouble seeing even with glass/contacts (%)

  • Here 21.5%
  • Appanoose County 21.2%
  • State 19.8%

People with arthritis (%)

  • Here 32.3%
  • Appanoose County 32.4%
  • State 27.9%

People with gout (%)

  • Here 4.7%
  • Appanoose County 4.8%
  • State 4.0%

People with congestive heart failure (%)

  • Here 5.1%
  • Appanoose County 5.1%
  • State 4.1%

People with coronary heart disease (%)

  • Centerville 4.8%
  • County 4.9%
  • Iowa 3.6%

People with angina pectoris (%)

  • Here 3.1%
  • Appanoose County 3.1%
  • State 2.5%

People who ever had heart attack (%)

  • Centerville 5.6%
  • Appanoose County 5.6%
  • Iowa 4.4%

People who ever had stroke (%)

  • Centerville 5.2%
  • Appanoose County 5.1%
  • State 4.4%

People with emphysema (%)

  • Here 4.6%
  • County 5.0%
  • Iowa 4.1%

People with thyroid problem (%)

  • Here 9.2%
  • County 8.8%
  • Iowa 8.0%

People with chronic bronchitis (%)

  • Centerville 4.9%
  • Appanoose County 4.9%
  • Iowa 4.3%

People with any liver condition (%)

  • Centerville 3.7%
  • County 3.7%
  • State 3.6%

People who ever had cancer or malignancy (%)

  • Here 11.2%
  • County 11.1%
  • State 9.8%

The biggest differences compared to state averages have been highlighted with a blue background.

Seventy one percent of births in Centerville were vaginal deliveries. Twenty nine percent of deliveries were cesarean. 99.5 percent of deliveries resulted in live births. Sixty two percent of pregnancies resulted in a delivery. Fifty four percent of women breastfeed their children. Twenty nine percent of women in Centerville have ever had a hysterectomy, including a partial hysterectomy (that is, surgery to remove their uterus or womb). Fifteen percent had both of their ovaries removed (either when they had their uterus removed or at another time). Seventy one percent have ever taken birth control pills for any reason. Six percent of women are currently taking birth control pills. Fifteen percent have ever used Depo-Provera or injectable birth control to prevent pregnancy. Twenty four percent have ever used female hormones such as estrogen and progesterone, including any forms of female hormones, such as pills, cream, patch and injections, but do not include birth control methods or use for infertility.

Summary

Vaginal deliveries (%)

  • Here 70.7%
  • Appanoose County 69.5%
  • Iowa 66.6%

Cesarean deliveries (%)

  • Centerville 29.3%
  • County 30.5%
  • Iowa 33.4%

Deliveries resulted in a live birth (%)

  • Here 99.5%
  • County 99.5%
  • Iowa 99.5%

Pregnancies resulted in a delivery (%)

  • Here 62.1%
  • County 62.1%
  • State 60.8%

Women breastfeeding newborns (%)

  • Here 53.8%
  • Appanoose County 54.3%
  • State 52.4%

Women that had a hysterectomy (%)

  • Here 28.8%
  • County 28.2%
  • Iowa 23.9%

Women that had both ovaries removed (%)

  • Here 14.8%
  • County 14.7%
  • State 13.1%

Women that have ever taken birth control pills (%)

  • Here 71.4%
  • Appanoose County 73.9%
  • State 73.7%

Women taking birth control pills (%)

  • Here 5.7%
  • County 6.2%
  • State 8.0%

Women that have ever used Depo-Provera or injectables (%)

  • Centerville 14.8%
  • County 14.6%
  • Iowa 15.1%

Women that have ever used female hormones (%)

  • Here 23.8%
  • County 24.0%
  • Iowa 19.4%

The biggest differences compared to state averages have been highlighted with a blue background.

People living in Centerville report their general health condition on average at 54 percent. Three percent of them donate blood. Excluding tests they have had as part of blood donations, 36 percent of Centerville residents have ever had their blood tested for the AIDS virus infection. Eight percent of people living in Centerville are left-handed.

Summary

General health condition (%)

  • Here 53.7%
  • Appanoose County 53.9%
  • State 54.9%

Blood donors (%)

  • Centerville 3.3%
  • County 3.4%
  • Iowa 4.1%

Has blood ever tested for HIV virus (%)

  • Here 36.2%
  • Appanoose County 36.7%
  • State 37.6%

Left-handed people (%)

  • Here 8.0%
  • County 8.3%
  • Iowa 8.3%

The biggest differences compared to state averages have been highlighted with a blue background.

People in Centerville spend $349 per month on average on food for their families at supermarkets or grocery stores. This is 26 percent of their income. The average family in Centerville spends $59 on food at other stores monthly. This is four percent of their income. They spend $117 on eating out, including cafeterias at work or at school or on vending machines. This is seven percent of their income. They also spend $18 monthly on carried out or delivered food. This is one percent of their income.

Summary

Money monthly spent on food at supermarket/grocery store

  • Here $349
  • Appanoose County $352
  • Iowa $358

Income spent on food at supermarket/grocery store (%)

  • Centerville 25.6%
  • County 24.8%
  • Iowa 24.5%

Money monthly spent on food at other stores

  • Centerville $59
  • Appanoose County $61
  • Iowa $67

Income spent on food at other stores (%)

  • Here 4.0%
  • County 4.0%
  • Iowa 4.0%

Money monthly spent on eating out

  • Here $117
  • Appanoose County $122
  • Iowa $133

Income spent on eating out (%)

  • Centerville 6.6%
  • Appanoose County 6.5%
  • State 6.6%

Money monthly spent on carryout/delivered foods

  • Here $18
  • County $19
  • State $22

Income spent on carryout/delivered foods (%)

  • Centerville 1.1%
  • Appanoose County 1.1%
  • Iowa 1.2%

The biggest differences compared to state averages have been highlighted with a blue background.

People living in Centerville report their general condition of hearing on average at 76 percent. Seventy seven percent of them can usually hear and understand, without the use of a hearing aid or any other listening devices, what a person says without seeing his or her face if that person whispers to them from across a quiet room. Ninety five percent of people can hear a normal voice across a quiet room. Twenty four percent of Centerville population have been bothered by ringing, roaring or buzzing in their ears or head. Forty seven percent of people living here have ever had a job where they were exposed to loud sounds or noise. Loud means so loud that they must speak in a raised voice to be heard. Seventeen percent of people in Centerville had off-work exposure to loud noise.

Summary

Average condition of hearing (%)

  • Here 75.7%
  • County 75.6%
  • State 77.3%

People that can hear a whisper from across a quiet room (%)

  • Centerville 77.4%
  • Appanoose County 75.9%
  • State 76.1%

People that can hear normal voice from across a quiet room (%)

  • Centerville 94.6%
  • County 94.2%
  • State 94.3%

Ears ringing, roaring, buzzing (%)

  • Here 23.9%
  • Appanoose County 24.0%
  • Iowa 21.8%

Had a job exposure to loud noise (%)

  • Here 46.7%
  • Appanoose County 47.6%
  • Iowa 46.1%

Had off-work exposure to loud noise (%)

  • Centerville 16.6%
  • County 16.9%
  • Iowa 16.1%

Twenty nine percent of Centerville residents 40 and older take a low-dose aspirin each day to prevent heart attacks, strokes or cancer.

Summary

Adults 40+ taking low-dose aspirin (%)

  • Centerville 29.4%
  • County 29.1%
  • Iowa 26.7%

Twenty three percent of Centerville residents 20 or older have limitations caused by a long-term physical, mental or emotional problems or illnesses keeping them from working at a job or business. Thirty one percent are limited in the kind or amount of work they can do because of physical, mental or emotional problems. Thirteen percent have difficulty walking without using any special equipment. Twelve percent are limited in any way because of difficulty remembering or because they experience periods of confusion. Eleven percent of people here have health problems that require them to use special equipment, such as a cane, wheelchair, special bed or special telephone.

Summary

People having limitations keeping them from working (%)

  • Here 23.1%
  • County 22.9%
  • Iowa 20.8%

People limited in amount of work they can do (%)

  • Here 31.0%
  • Appanoose County 31.0%
  • State 27.3%

People that need special equipment to walk (%)

  • Here 12.8%
  • Appanoose County 12.1%
  • State 10.3%

People experiencing confusion/memory problems (%)

  • Centerville 12.2%
  • Appanoose County 11.8%
  • Iowa 11.1%

People requiring special healthcare equipment (%)

  • Centerville 11.4%
  • County 10.7%
  • State 8.6%

The biggest differences compared to state averages have been highlighted with a blue background.

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