Health and Nutrition of Flatonia, TX Residents

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Forty six percent of Flatonia residents report that their diet is generally healthy. People here have milk to drink or on their cereal 21 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 three frozen meals or frozen pizzas on average monthly.

Summary

Diet health (%)

  • Here 45.7%
  • County 48.3%
  • Texas 48.0%

Milk product consumption (# of products/month)

  • Flatonia 20.6
  • County 21.8
  • Texas 20.0

Meals not home prepared (#/week)

  • Flatonia 3.4
  • County 3.2
  • Texas 3.7

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

  • Flatonia 1.9
  • County 1.7
  • State 1.9

Ready-to-eat foods (#/month)

  • Flatonia 1.8
  • County 1.6
  • Texas 2.0

Frozen meals/pizza (#/month)

  • Flatonia 3.1
  • Fayette County 3.4
  • State 3.3

The average Flatonia 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). Eighteen 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). Flatonia residents rate the overall health of their teeth and gums on average at 43 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 two 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

  • Flatonia 2.2
  • County 2.2
  • State 1.9

People embarrassed because of mouth (%)

  • Here 17.9%
  • County 17.1%
  • State 16.1%

People with gum disease (%)

  • Flatonia 22.2%
  • Fayette County 21.7%
  • Texas 21.0%

General health of teeth and gums (%)

  • Flatonia 42.7%
  • County 43.9%
  • State 46.4%

Average days a week using dental floss/device

  • Here 2.4
  • Fayette County 2.6
  • State 2.9

Average days a week using mouthwash for dental problem

  • Flatonia 3.1
  • County 2.9
  • Texas 3.0

Average number of teeth

  • Here 21.2
  • Fayette County 20.4
  • Texas 23.7

The average height of Flatonia residents 16 years and older is 65 inches. The average weight is 175 pounds. Their average BMI (Body Mass Index) is 28. Thirty seven percent of people living here are obese. Fifty percent have ever been obese. Thirty one percent have ever tried to lose weight.

Summary

Average height (inches)

  • Here 65.4
  • County 66.3
  • Texas 66.2

Average weight (pounds)

  • Flatonia 175.2
  • Fayette County 178.3
  • Texas 177.4

Average BMI

  • Here 28.5
  • Fayette County 28.7
  • State 28.5

People that are obese (%)

  • Here 37.5%
  • Fayette County 37.7%
  • Texas 37.2%

People that ever were obese (%)

  • Here 50.4%
  • Fayette County 51.1%
  • State 48.3%

People trying to lose weight (%)

  • Flatonia 30.5%
  • Fayette County 31.9%
  • Texas 36.0%

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

Summary

People that ever used marijuana or hashish (%)

  • Flatonia 63.0%
  • Fayette County 64.3%
  • State 61.8%

Ever used hard drugs (%)

  • Flatonia 26.1%
  • County 25.5%
  • Texas 22.8%

Ever used any form of cocaine (%)

  • Flatonia 23.9%
  • Fayette County 23.2%
  • Texas 20.9%

Ever used heroin (%)

  • Here 2.2%
  • County 3.0%
  • State 2.3%

Ever used methamphetamine (%)

  • Flatonia 16.1%
  • County 14.4%
  • Texas 12.5%

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

Twelve percent of people living in Flatonia 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 (%)

  • Flatonia 12.3%
  • Fayette County 12.7%
  • Texas 9.3%

Had a blood test for high blood sugar (%)

  • Flatonia 48.0%
  • Fayette County 49.7%
  • State 46.4%

People taking insulin (%)

  • Here 3.3%
  • Fayette County 3.7%
  • Texas 2.8%

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

Flatonia 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

  • Flatonia 1.3
  • Fayette County 1.3
  • State 1.1

Twelve percent of Flatonia 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. Six percent have been having problems with their ability to taste sweet, sour, salty or bitter foods and drinks. Sixty seven percent of people above the age of 40 have ever had wisdom teeth removed. Twenty four percent have ever had their tonsils removed. Fifteen percent have lost consciousness because of a head injury. Twenty one percent have ever had a broken nose or other serious injury to face or skull. Thirty four percent have had two or more sinus infections.

Summary

People 40+ having problems with smell (%)

  • Here 12.1%
  • Fayette County 12.3%
  • State 11.2%

People 40+ having problems with taste (%)

  • Flatonia 6.5%
  • Fayette County 6.5%
  • Texas 5.0%

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

  • Flatonia 66.7%
  • County 69.1%
  • State 65.0%

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

  • Flatonia 24.0%
  • County 29.0%
  • State 25.0%

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

  • Here 14.6%
  • Fayette County 16.1%
  • State 14.8%

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

  • Here 20.8%
  • County 21.9%
  • State 19.8%

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

  • Flatonia 34.2%
  • Fayette County 38.9%
  • State 36.0%

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

Sixty nine percent of people living in Flatonia are covered by health insurance or some other kind of health care plan.

Summary

People covered by health insurance (%)

  • Flatonia 69.4%
  • Fayette County 74.9%
  • Texas 72.1%

Twenty five percent of people living in Flatonia have been ever told by a doctor or other health professional that they had hypertension (also called high blood pressure). Twenty five percent of people take their blood pressure at home. Forty one percent of people in Flatonia frequently check their blood cholesterol. Twenty two 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 (%)

  • Flatonia 25.0%
  • Fayette County 28.5%
  • Texas 19.4%

Checking blood pressure at home (%)

  • Flatonia 24.5%
  • County 27.8%
  • Texas 21.7%

Frequently checking blood cholesterol (%)

  • Flatonia 41.2%
  • Fayette County 46.4%
  • State 39.0%

Has high cholesterol level (%)

  • Flatonia 21.9%
  • County 25.1%
  • State 16.3%

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

Twenty eight percent of people living in Flatonia use sunscreen.

Summary

People using sunscreen (%)

  • Here 27.6%
  • County 30.9%
  • Texas 33.4%

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

Thirty percent of Flatonia residents 18 years old and older have usually little interest or pleasure in doing things. Thirty two percent often feel down, depressed, or hopeless. Forty four percent of people living here have trouble falling or staying asleep, or sleep too much. Fifty three percent of people often feel tired or have little energy. Thirty two percent are bothered by poor appetite or overeating. Twenty five percent often feel badly about themselves, that they are a failure or have let themselves or their families down. Twenty one percent have trouble concentrating on things, such as reading the newspaper or watching TV. Eighteen 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. Six 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 29.8%
  • County 27.8%
  • Texas 26.8%

People feeling down, depressed, or hopeless (%)

  • Flatonia 31.6%
  • Fayette County 29.3%
  • State 27.6%

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

  • Flatonia 43.8%
  • Fayette County 42.7%
  • State 41.2%

People feeling tired or having little energy (%)

  • Flatonia 53.1%
  • Fayette County 51.9%
  • Texas 51.3%

People with poor appetite or overeating (%)

  • Flatonia 31.6%
  • County 29.1%
  • Texas 28.6%

People feeling bad about themself (%)

  • Here 24.7%
  • County 22.5%
  • Texas 21.2%

People who have trouble concentrating on things (%)

  • Here 21.0%
  • Fayette County 19.7%
  • Texas 19.7%

People moving or speaking slowly or too fast (%)

  • Flatonia 18.5%
  • County 15.9%
  • Texas 14.9%

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

  • Here 5.6%
  • County 5.2%
  • Texas 4.5%

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

Flatonia residents on average take two prescription medicines.

Summary

Average number of prescription medicines taking

  • Here 2.2
  • County 2.5
  • Texas 1.8

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

Seventy nine percent of people living in Flatonia 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 4.1 days per month on average. They have 5.9 drinks per week. On average people living here have 5 or more drinks on 24 days a year.

Summary

People drinking some alcohol every month (%)

  • Flatonia 79.3%
  • Fayette County 79.1%
  • Texas 79.9%

People not drinking at all (%)

  • Here 11.0%
  • Fayette County 11.1%
  • Texas 10.4%

Average days/month drinking alcohol

  • Flatonia 4.1
  • Fayette County 4.7
  • Texas 4.6

Average drinks/week

  • Here 5.9
  • Fayette County 5.8
  • Texas 5.4

Average days/year people drink much

  • Flatonia 23.5
  • County 24.1
  • Texas 21.6

Ninety seven percent of Flatonia residents 18 years and older have ever had vaginal, anal or oral sex. Ninety four percent of males have ever had vaginal sex with a woman. Eighty five 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 Flatonia have ever had any kind of sex with a man, including oral or anal. Ninety seven percent of females have ever had vaginal sex with a man. Seventy eight percent have ever performed oral sex on a man. Thirty nine percent have ever had anal sex. Fifteen percent of females have ever had any kind of sex with a woman. People in Flatonia 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 31 women. He has vaginal sex with 25 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 six women. Males in their lifetime have anal or oral sex with 1.7 men on average. They have had 1.0 anal sex partners in their lifetime. People in Flatonia were 21 years old on average when they first performed oral sex on a man. They performed oral sex on average on four men in their lifetime. Ten percent of people use protection, like a condom or dental dam, while performing oral sex. The average person in Flatonia has vaginal or anal sex 61 times a year. Forty six percent have sex without using a condom. Females in Flatonia 18 years and older have had any kind of sex with 12 men on average. They have had 10 male vaginal sex partners in their lifetimes. Women here have on average 0.7 female sex partners in their lifetimes. Sixty six percent of men 18 years old and older are circumcised.

Summary

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

  • Flatonia 97.3%
  • County 97.6%
  • Texas 97.5%

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

  • Here 94.3%
  • County 95.2%
  • State 93.4%

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

  • Flatonia 85.1%
  • County 86.3%
  • State 85.2%

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

  • Here 50.7%
  • County 49.7%
  • Texas 49.5%

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

  • Flatonia 5.2%
  • Fayette County 5.1%
  • Texas 6.9%

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

  • Flatonia 96.6%
  • Fayette County 97.3%
  • State 97.0%

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

  • Flatonia 78.5%
  • Fayette County 82.1%
  • Texas 83.7%

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

  • Flatonia 39.4%
  • County 38.3%
  • State 39.9%

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

  • Here 15.1%
  • Fayette County 11.9%
  • State 12.4%

Average age people first had sex

  • Flatonia 16.3
  • County 16.5
  • Texas 16.8

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

  • Here 31.4
  • County 31.3
  • State 26.6

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

  • Here 25.4
  • County 24.2
  • Texas 21.8

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

  • Flatonia 21.0
  • Fayette County 21.4
  • State 21.2

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

  • Flatonia 6.0
  • County 5.7
  • State 5.0

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

  • Here 1.7
  • Fayette County 3.3
  • Texas 2.0

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

  • Flatonia 1.0
  • Fayette County 1.9
  • State 1.1

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

  • Flatonia 21.0
  • County 21.0
  • State 19.9

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

  • Here 4.0
  • County 5.7
  • Texas 3.8

People using protection when performing oral sex (%)

  • Flatonia 9.9%
  • County 8.8%
  • Texas 10.2%

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

  • Here 60.5
  • County 57.0
  • State 62.9

People having sex without condom (%)

  • Flatonia 46.3%
  • County 50.0%
  • State 50.7%

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

  • Here 11.6
  • County 11.4
  • State 10.0

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

  • Flatonia 9.9
  • Fayette County 9.9
  • Texas 8.9

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

  • Flatonia 0.7
  • Fayette County 0.5
  • Texas 0.6

Circumcised males 18+ (%)

  • Flatonia 66.5%
  • Fayette County 76.7%
  • State 70.3%

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

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

Summary

Households using pesticides to control insects (%)

  • Flatonia 10.7%
  • County 11.0%
  • State 10.3%

Households using pesticides to kill weeds (%)

  • Flatonia 5.7%
  • Fayette County 5.0%
  • Texas 4.3%

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

Flatonia residents 16 years and older usually get seven hours of sleep at night on weekdays or workdays. Twenty nine percent of them have trouble sleeping.

Summary

Average hours sleeping at night

  • Here 6.8
  • County 6.8
  • State 6.8

People that has trouble sleeping (%)

  • Flatonia 28.8%
  • Fayette County 32.0%
  • State 27.8%

Fifty one percent of Flatonia residents currently smoke cigarettes.

Summary

People smoking cigarettes (%)

  • Here 51.2%
  • County 50.2%
  • Texas 49.8%

Twenty percent of Flatonia 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 three 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. Thirty one percent walk or bicycle for at least 10 minutes continuously to get to and from places. Fifteen 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 three 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 (%)

  • Flatonia 20.2%
  • County 20.8%
  • Texas 20.3%

People doing moderate-intensity work activities (%)

  • Here 32.9%
  • County 35.4%
  • Texas 35.2%

People walking or bicycling (%)

  • Here 30.8%
  • Fayette County 28.1%
  • Texas 32.3%

People doing vigorous-intensity recreational activities (%)

  • Here 14.6%
  • Fayette County 13.7%
  • State 21.8%

People doing moderate-intensity recreational activities (%)

  • Here 33.2%
  • Fayette County 35.8%
  • Texas 42.1%

Average hours a day doing sedentary activities

  • Flatonia 5.7
  • Fayette County 6.0
  • State 5.9

Average hours a day watching TV or videos

  • Flatonia 2.8
  • Fayette County 3.0
  • Texas 2.6

Average hours a day using computer

  • Flatonia 1.1
  • Fayette County 1.1
  • Texas 1.3

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

Ten percent of Flatonia 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". Three percent of people 16 years and older have ever been told by a doctor or other health care professional that they had psoriasis. Thirty three percent are overweight. Twenty seven 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. Fourteen percent of people living in Flatonia have ever received a blood transfusion. Twenty five percent have trouble seeing, even when wearing glasses or contact lenses. Twenty seven percent of people 20 and older have arthritis. Four percent have ever been told they had gout. Four percent have congestive heart failure. Four percent have coronary heart disease. Three percent have angina, also called angina pectoris. Five 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. Four percent have ever had emphysema. Seven percent have another thyroid problem. Four percent have ever had chronic bronchitis. Four percent of people had any kind of liver condition. Eight percent have ever had cancer or a malignancy of any kind.

Summary

People with asthma (%)

  • Flatonia 9.5%
  • Fayette County 10.6%
  • Texas 9.7%

People with anemia (%)

  • Here 4.4%
  • Fayette County 3.9%
  • State 3.5%

People with psoriasis (%)

  • Flatonia 3.2%
  • County 3.9%
  • State 3.2%

People with overweight (%)

  • Flatonia 32.8%
  • Fayette County 34.6%
  • State 33.0%

Elderly people having difficulties in thinking or remembering (%)

  • Flatonia 26.6%
  • Fayette County 23.5%
  • State 20.4%

People who ever received blood transfusion (%)

  • Flatonia 14.2%
  • County 14.6%
  • Texas 10.2%

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

  • Flatonia 25.3%
  • County 22.9%
  • State 20.0%

People with arthritis (%)

  • Here 27.1%
  • Fayette County 31.7%
  • Texas 21.6%

People with gout (%)

  • Flatonia 3.5%
  • Fayette County 4.6%
  • State 3.0%

People with congestive heart failure (%)

  • Flatonia 4.4%
  • Fayette County 5.2%
  • Texas 2.6%

People with coronary heart disease (%)

  • Here 3.8%
  • County 4.7%
  • State 2.6%

People with angina pectoris (%)

  • Here 2.5%
  • Fayette County 3.0%
  • Texas 1.7%

People who ever had heart attack (%)

  • Here 4.7%
  • County 5.5%
  • Texas 3.0%

People who ever had stroke (%)

  • Here 4.9%
  • Fayette County 5.4%
  • Texas 3.2%

People with emphysema (%)

  • Flatonia 3.9%
  • Fayette County 4.8%
  • Texas 2.3%

People with thyroid problem (%)

  • Flatonia 6.9%
  • County 8.3%
  • State 6.4%

People with chronic bronchitis (%)

  • Flatonia 3.6%
  • Fayette County 4.4%
  • Texas 2.8%

People with any liver condition (%)

  • Here 4.4%
  • County 3.9%
  • State 3.0%

People who ever had cancer or malignancy (%)

  • Here 8.3%
  • Fayette County 10.8%
  • Texas 6.7%

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

Sixty eight percent of births in Flatonia were vaginal deliveries. Thirty two percent of deliveries were cesarean. 99.1 percent of deliveries resulted in live births. Sixty one percent of pregnancies resulted in a delivery. Fifty one percent of women breastfeed their children. Twenty four percent of women in Flatonia have ever had a hysterectomy, including a partial hysterectomy (that is, surgery to remove their uterus or womb). Thirteen percent had both of their ovaries removed (either when they had their uterus removed or at another time). Sixty five percent have ever taken birth control pills for any reason. Four percent of women are currently taking birth control pills. Fifteen percent have ever used Depo-Provera or injectable birth control to prevent pregnancy. Sixteen 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 68.2%
  • County 69.2%
  • State 62.8%

Cesarean deliveries (%)

  • Here 31.8%
  • County 30.8%
  • Texas 37.2%

Deliveries resulted in a live birth (%)

  • Here 99.1%
  • County 99.3%
  • Texas 99.2%

Pregnancies resulted in a delivery (%)

  • Here 61.3%
  • Fayette County 61.4%
  • State 59.4%

Women breastfeeding newborns (%)

  • Flatonia 51.3%
  • County 50.0%
  • State 59.5%

Women that had a hysterectomy (%)

  • Here 24.1%
  • Fayette County 27.6%
  • State 17.6%

Women that had both ovaries removed (%)

  • Here 12.6%
  • Fayette County 14.7%
  • State 9.2%

Women that have ever taken birth control pills (%)

  • Here 64.6%
  • County 69.6%
  • Texas 71.7%

Women taking birth control pills (%)

  • Here 4.4%
  • County 5.4%
  • Texas 6.9%

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

  • Here 15.2%
  • Fayette County 13.5%
  • Texas 19.0%

Women that have ever used female hormones (%)

  • Here 15.9%
  • Fayette County 21.0%
  • Texas 14.4%

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

People living in Flatonia report their general health condition on average at 51 percent. Three percent of them donate blood. Excluding tests they have had as part of blood donations, 38 percent of Flatonia residents have ever had their blood tested for the AIDS virus infection. Eight percent of people living in Flatonia are left-handed.

Summary

General health condition (%)

  • Flatonia 51.2%
  • Fayette County 52.4%
  • State 55.5%

Blood donors (%)

  • Flatonia 3.3%
  • Fayette County 3.5%
  • Texas 4.7%

Has blood ever tested for HIV virus (%)

  • Flatonia 37.9%
  • County 36.2%
  • State 41.2%

Left-handed people (%)

  • Here 7.6%
  • County 8.0%
  • Texas 7.8%

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

People in Flatonia spend $362 per month on average on food for their families at supermarkets or grocery stores. This is 24 percent of their income. The average family in Flatonia spends $71 on food at other stores monthly. This is four percent of their income. They spend $124 on eating out, including cafeterias at work or at school or on vending machines. This is seven percent of their income. They also spend $19 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 $362
  • Fayette County $355
  • State $370

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

  • Here 24.4%
  • Fayette County 23.8%
  • State 23.7%

Money monthly spent on food at other stores

  • Flatonia $71
  • Fayette County $66
  • State $82

Income spent on food at other stores (%)

  • Flatonia 4.3%
  • County 3.8%
  • Texas 4.5%

Money monthly spent on eating out

  • Flatonia $124
  • Fayette County $124
  • State $146

Income spent on eating out (%)

  • Flatonia 6.9%
  • County 6.2%
  • Texas 7.7%

Money monthly spent on carryout/delivered foods

  • Here $19
  • Fayette County $20
  • Texas $27

Income spent on carryout/delivered foods (%)

  • Flatonia 1.1%
  • Fayette County 1.0%
  • State 1.2%

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

People living in Flatonia report their general condition of hearing on average at 77 percent. Seventy eight 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 four percent of people can hear a normal voice across a quiet room. Twenty one percent of Flatonia population have been bothered by ringing, roaring or buzzing in their ears or head. Forty four 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. Fourteen percent of people in Flatonia had off-work exposure to loud noise.

Summary

Average condition of hearing (%)

  • Flatonia 76.9%
  • County 75.6%
  • Texas 80.4%

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

  • Flatonia 78.4%
  • County 76.6%
  • Texas 81.7%

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

  • Flatonia 94.1%
  • Fayette County 94.1%
  • Texas 95.5%

Ears ringing, roaring, buzzing (%)

  • Flatonia 21.2%
  • Fayette County 23.0%
  • Texas 17.6%

Had a job exposure to loud noise (%)

  • Flatonia 44.4%
  • County 46.3%
  • State 39.9%

Had off-work exposure to loud noise (%)

  • Here 13.5%
  • County 15.1%
  • State 14.1%

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Twenty seven percent of Flatonia 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 (%)

  • Flatonia 27.0%
  • Fayette County 29.0%
  • Texas 23.8%

Twenty two percent of Flatonia 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. Twenty seven percent are limited in the kind or amount of work they can do because of physical, mental or emotional problems. Eleven percent have difficulty walking without using any special equipment. Thirteen percent are limited in any way because of difficulty remembering or because they experience periods of confusion. Nine 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 (%)

  • Flatonia 21.7%
  • County 22.9%
  • Texas 16.0%

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

  • Here 27.4%
  • Fayette County 30.0%
  • Texas 21.3%

People that need special equipment to walk (%)

  • Here 10.8%
  • Fayette County 12.0%
  • State 7.7%

People experiencing confusion/memory problems (%)

  • Here 13.5%
  • Fayette County 12.7%
  • Texas 9.3%

People requiring special healthcare equipment (%)

  • Flatonia 9.5%
  • Fayette County 10.8%
  • Texas 6.4%

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