Health and Nutrition of Globe, AZ Residents

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Forty nine percent of Globe residents report that their diet is generally healthy. People here have milk to drink or on their cereal 20 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 49.2%
  • Gila County 50.1%
  • State 48.4%

Milk product consumption (# of products/month)

  • Here 20.3
  • County 20.9
  • State 20.5

Meals not home prepared (#/week)

  • Globe 3.4
  • Gila County 3.2
  • State 3.6

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

  • Globe 1.7
  • Gila County 1.5
  • Arizona 1.8

Ready-to-eat foods (#/month)

  • Globe 1.9
  • Gila County 1.7
  • Arizona 2.0

Frozen meals/pizza (#/month)

  • Here 3.2
  • County 3.1
  • State 3.6

The average Globe 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 percent think they might have gum disease (might have swollen gums, receding gums, sore or infected gums or loose teeth). Globe residents rate the overall health of their teeth and gums on average at 46 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 23 teeth.

Summary

Average years since last visit a dentist

  • Globe 1.9
  • County 2.0
  • State 1.9

People embarrassed because of mouth (%)

  • Here 16.2%
  • Gila County 16.3%
  • Arizona 16.6%

People with gum disease (%)

  • Globe 20.0%
  • County 20.1%
  • State 21.0%

General health of teeth and gums (%)

  • Globe 46.3%
  • County 46.5%
  • State 46.1%

Average days a week using dental floss/device

  • Here 2.9
  • County 2.8
  • State 2.8

Average days a week using mouthwash for dental problem

  • Globe 3.0
  • Gila County 2.9
  • Arizona 2.9

Average number of teeth

  • Globe 22.7
  • County 21.6
  • Arizona 23.0

The average height of Globe residents 16 years and older is 66 inches. The average weight is 178 pounds. Their average BMI (Body Mass Index) is 29. Thirty nine percent of people living here are obese. Fifty one percent have ever been obese. Thirty six percent have ever tried to lose weight.

Summary

Average height (inches)

  • Here 65.9
  • County 66.2
  • State 66.4

Average weight (pounds)

  • Globe 178.1
  • Gila County 178.5
  • State 177.7

Average BMI

  • Globe 28.8
  • County 28.9
  • Arizona 28.5

People that are obese (%)

  • Globe 38.6%
  • Gila County 38.4%
  • State 36.8%

People that ever were obese (%)

  • Globe 50.8%
  • County 51.1%
  • State 48.5%

People trying to lose weight (%)

  • Here 36.1%
  • Gila County 35.3%
  • State 35.3%

Sixty one percent of Globe residents have ever used marijuana or hashish. Twenty five 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. Two percent have ever used heroin. Fourteen percent have ever used methamphetamines.

Summary

People that ever used marijuana or hashish (%)

  • Here 61.4%
  • Gila County 63.5%
  • Arizona 63.9%

Ever used hard drugs (%)

  • Here 24.7%
  • Gila County 24.9%
  • State 24.7%

Ever used any form of cocaine (%)

  • Globe 22.9%
  • County 23.1%
  • Arizona 22.6%

Ever used heroin (%)

  • Here 2.3%
  • Gila County 2.4%
  • State 2.5%

Ever used methamphetamine (%)

  • Globe 13.9%
  • County 14.1%
  • Arizona 14.1%

Eleven percent of people living in Globe have ever been told by a doctor or health professional that they have diabetes. Forty nine 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 (%)

  • Here 10.7%
  • Gila County 12.4%
  • Arizona 9.9%

Had a blood test for high blood sugar (%)

  • Globe 49.4%
  • Gila County 51.0%
  • State 46.6%

People taking insulin (%)

  • Here 3.2%
  • Gila County 3.3%
  • Arizona 2.8%

Globe 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

  • Globe 1.1
  • County 1.2
  • State 1.1

Twelve percent of Globe 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. Five 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 eight percent have ever had their tonsils removed. Sixteen percent have lost consciousness because of a head injury. Twenty percent have ever had a broken nose or other serious injury to face or skull. Thirty seven percent have had two or more sinus infections.

Summary

People 40+ having problems with smell (%)

  • Here 12.0%
  • County 12.4%
  • Arizona 11.9%

People 40+ having problems with taste (%)

  • Here 4.8%
  • County 5.2%
  • State 5.2%

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

  • Here 66.6%
  • County 68.9%
  • State 67.2%

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

  • Here 28.2%
  • County 31.4%
  • State 27.9%

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

  • Here 15.9%
  • Gila County 16.4%
  • State 15.9%

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

  • Here 20.0%
  • Gila County 20.4%
  • Arizona 21.1%

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

  • Globe 37.2%
  • Gila County 39.8%
  • State 38.7%

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

Summary

People covered by health insurance (%)

  • Globe 73.6%
  • County 76.8%
  • State 72.8%

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

  • Globe 22.9%
  • Gila County 27.3%
  • State 20.8%

Checking blood pressure at home (%)

  • Here 24.1%
  • Gila County 26.9%
  • Arizona 23.1%

Frequently checking blood cholesterol (%)

  • Globe 43.0%
  • County 47.6%
  • State 40.0%

Has high cholesterol level (%)

  • Here 20.4%
  • Gila County 25.0%
  • Arizona 18.3%

Thirty five percent of people living in Globe use sunscreen.

Summary

People using sunscreen (%)

  • Globe 35.2%
  • Gila County 35.7%
  • State 34.5%

Twenty eight percent of Globe residents 18 years old and older have usually little interest or pleasure in doing things. Twenty nine 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 three percent of people often feel tired or have little energy. Twenty nine percent are bothered by poor appetite or overeating. Twenty three 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. Sixteen 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 27.6%
  • County 27.8%
  • State 26.9%

People feeling down, depressed, or hopeless (%)

  • Globe 29.4%
  • County 30.0%
  • State 28.0%

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

  • Globe 42.8%
  • County 42.9%
  • Arizona 42.2%

People feeling tired or having little energy (%)

  • Globe 52.9%
  • County 53.1%
  • State 52.1%

People with poor appetite or overeating (%)

  • Here 29.1%
  • County 28.9%
  • Arizona 28.8%

People feeling bad about themself (%)

  • Globe 22.6%
  • Gila County 22.6%
  • State 21.5%

People who have trouble concentrating on things (%)

  • Globe 20.9%
  • County 20.5%
  • Arizona 20.1%

People moving or speaking slowly or too fast (%)

  • Here 16.4%
  • Gila County 16.2%
  • Arizona 15.3%

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

  • Here 5.5%
  • County 5.5%
  • State 4.6%

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

Globe residents on average take two prescription medicines.

Summary

Average number of prescription medicines taking

  • Globe 2.0
  • County 2.4
  • Arizona 1.9

Eighty percent of people living in Globe 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 5.7 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 (%)

  • Here 79.7%
  • County 79.9%
  • State 80.6%

People not drinking at all (%)

  • Globe 10.9%
  • County 10.9%
  • State 10.4%

Average days/month drinking alcohol

  • Here 4.7
  • County 5.0
  • State 4.7

Average drinks/week

  • Globe 5.7
  • County 6.0
  • Arizona 5.8

Average days/year people drink much

  • Globe 22.6
  • Gila County 23.2
  • Arizona 22.8

Ninety eight percent of Globe 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 seven percent have ever performed oral sex on a woman. Fifty percent have ever had anal sex with a woman. Eight percent of males in Globe 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. Eighty five percent have ever performed oral sex on a man. Thirty nine percent have ever had anal sex. Eleven percent of females have ever had any kind of sex with a woman. People in Globe were 17 years old on average when they had sex for the first time. The average man in his lifetime had any kind of sex with 29 women. He has vaginal sex with 23 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 2.9 men on average. They have had 1.7 anal sex partners in their lifetime. People in Globe were 19 years old on average when they first performed oral sex on a man. They performed oral sex on average on five men in their lifetime. Nine percent of people use protection, like a condom or dental dam, while performing oral sex. The average person in Globe has vaginal or anal sex 60 times a year. Forty nine percent have sex without using a condom. Females in Globe 18 years and older have had any kind of sex with nine men on average. They have had eight male vaginal sex partners in their lifetimes. Women here have on average 0.6 female sex partners in their lifetimes. Seventy two percent of men 18 years old and older are circumcised.

Summary

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

  • Globe 97.5%
  • County 97.8%
  • State 97.6%

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

  • Globe 94.5%
  • Gila County 95.7%
  • State 93.8%

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

  • Here 86.7%
  • County 86.6%
  • Arizona 86.1%

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

  • Here 50.2%
  • County 46.5%
  • State 50.0%

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

  • Globe 7.6%
  • County 6.7%
  • Arizona 6.8%

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

  • Here 96.9%
  • Gila County 97.6%
  • Arizona 97.3%

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

  • Here 84.7%
  • County 85.2%
  • Arizona 85.3%

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

  • Here 39.0%
  • County 37.5%
  • Arizona 40.0%

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

  • Here 11.2%
  • Gila County 10.7%
  • State 12.3%

Average age people first had sex

  • Globe 16.8
  • Gila County 16.9
  • Arizona 16.7

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

  • Globe 29.2
  • Gila County 31.6
  • Arizona 27.3

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

  • Here 23.2
  • Gila County 22.4
  • Arizona 21.5

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

  • Here 20.9
  • County 21.4
  • State 20.9

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

  • Globe 5.6
  • County 5.4
  • State 5.3

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

  • Globe 2.9
  • Gila County 5.2
  • Arizona 2.7

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

  • Here 1.7
  • County 3.0
  • State 1.5

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

  • Globe 19.3
  • Gila County 19.5
  • Arizona 19.8

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

  • Here 4.6
  • Gila County 6.8
  • Arizona 4.6

People using protection when performing oral sex (%)

  • Here 9.3%
  • Gila County 8.7%
  • Arizona 9.3%

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

  • Globe 60.0
  • County 54.0
  • State 63.2

People having sex without condom (%)

  • Globe 49.3%
  • County 48.1%
  • State 51.3%

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

  • Globe 9.2
  • County 9.4
  • Arizona 10.0

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

  • Here 8.2
  • Gila County 8.3
  • Arizona 8.9

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

  • Here 0.6
  • County 0.5
  • State 0.5

Circumcised males 18+ (%)

  • Globe 72.2%
  • County 76.7%
  • State 73.8%

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

Summary

Households using pesticides to control insects (%)

  • Here 10.6%
  • County 10.5%
  • Arizona 10.0%

Households using pesticides to kill weeds (%)

  • Globe 4.9%
  • Gila County 5.1%
  • Arizona 4.5%

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

Summary

Average hours sleeping at night

  • Globe 6.8
  • Gila County 6.8
  • Arizona 6.8

People that has trouble sleeping (%)

  • Here 29.9%
  • Gila County 32.1%
  • State 29.6%

Forty seven percent of Globe residents currently smoke cigarettes.

Summary

People smoking cigarettes (%)

  • Globe 47.1%
  • Gila County 45.9%
  • State 49.9%

Twenty one percent of Globe 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 seven 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 percent walk or bicycle for at least 10 minutes continuously to get to and from places. Eighteen 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. Forty two 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 1.3 hours per day.

Summary

People doing vigorous-intensity work activities (%)

  • Here 20.6%
  • County 20.2%
  • State 21.2%

People doing moderate-intensity work activities (%)

  • Here 37.1%
  • Gila County 37.4%
  • Arizona 36.9%

People walking or bicycling (%)

  • Globe 30.3%
  • Gila County 28.4%
  • State 31.2%

People doing vigorous-intensity recreational activities (%)

  • Here 18.4%
  • Gila County 15.9%
  • Arizona 20.2%

People doing moderate-intensity recreational activities (%)

  • Globe 41.8%
  • Gila County 40.7%
  • Arizona 42.0%

Average hours a day doing sedentary activities

  • Here 5.9
  • County 5.9
  • State 5.9

Average hours a day watching TV or videos

  • Globe 2.7
  • Gila County 2.8
  • State 2.7

Average hours a day using computer

  • Globe 1.3
  • County 1.2
  • State 1.3

Nine percent of Globe residents have ever been told by a doctor or other health professional that they had asthma. Three 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 five percent are overweight. Twenty 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. Twelve percent of people living in Globe have ever received a blood transfusion. Twenty two percent have trouble seeing, even when wearing glasses or contact lenses. Twenty six percent of people 20 and older have arthritis. Four percent have ever been told they had gout. Three percent have congestive heart failure. Four percent have coronary heart disease. Two percent have angina, also called angina pectoris. Four percent have ever had a heart attack, also called myocardial infarction. Four percent have been ever told by a doctor or other health professional that they had a stroke. Two percent have ever had emphysema. Eight percent have another thyroid problem. Three percent have ever had chronic bronchitis. Three percent of people had any kind of liver condition. Nine percent have ever had cancer or a malignancy of any kind.

Summary

People with asthma (%)

  • Here 8.8%
  • County 9.5%
  • Arizona 10.0%

People with anemia (%)

  • Here 3.3%
  • Gila County 3.4%
  • State 3.4%

People with psoriasis (%)

  • Here 3.6%
  • Gila County 3.8%
  • State 3.4%

People with overweight (%)

  • Globe 35.1%
  • County 36.2%
  • Arizona 33.3%

Elderly people having difficulties in thinking or remembering (%)

  • Globe 20.0%
  • Gila County 19.6%
  • Arizona 21.1%

People who ever received blood transfusion (%)

  • Here 11.9%
  • County 13.8%
  • Arizona 11.1%

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

  • Globe 21.6%
  • Gila County 22.4%
  • State 20.4%

People with arthritis (%)

  • Here 26.2%
  • County 30.9%
  • Arizona 24.3%

People with gout (%)

  • Globe 3.7%
  • County 4.4%
  • State 3.4%

People with congestive heart failure (%)

  • Globe 3.2%
  • County 4.2%
  • State 3.2%

People with coronary heart disease (%)

  • Here 3.6%
  • Gila County 4.7%
  • State 3.3%

People with angina pectoris (%)

  • Here 2.3%
  • Gila County 2.9%
  • Arizona 2.1%

People who ever had heart attack (%)

  • Globe 4.1%
  • Gila County 5.3%
  • Arizona 3.8%

People who ever had stroke (%)

  • Globe 3.7%
  • Gila County 4.7%
  • State 3.6%

People with emphysema (%)

  • Globe 2.4%
  • Gila County 3.4%
  • Arizona 2.9%

People with thyroid problem (%)

  • Globe 8.0%
  • Gila County 9.0%
  • State 7.1%

People with chronic bronchitis (%)

  • Here 3.0%
  • Gila County 3.7%
  • State 3.2%

People with any liver condition (%)

  • Globe 2.7%
  • County 2.8%
  • State 3.1%

People who ever had cancer or malignancy (%)

  • Globe 8.7%
  • Gila County 10.9%
  • Arizona 8.0%

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

Sixty seven percent of births in Globe were vaginal deliveries. Thirty three percent of deliveries were cesarean. 99.3 percent of deliveries resulted in live births. Sixty one percent of pregnancies resulted in a delivery. Fifty nine percent of women breastfeed their children. Twenty two percent of women in Globe have ever had a hysterectomy, including a partial hysterectomy (that is, surgery to remove their uterus or womb). Twelve percent had both of their ovaries removed (either when they had their uterus removed or at another time). Seventy percent have ever taken birth control pills for any reason. Five percent of women are currently taking birth control pills. Fifteen percent have ever used Depo-Provera or injectable birth control to prevent pregnancy. Nineteen 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 (%)

  • Globe 66.9%
  • Gila County 68.6%
  • State 65.3%

Cesarean deliveries (%)

  • Here 33.1%
  • Gila County 31.4%
  • Arizona 34.7%

Deliveries resulted in a live birth (%)

  • Here 99.3%
  • County 99.4%
  • Arizona 99.3%

Pregnancies resulted in a delivery (%)

  • Globe 61.1%
  • Gila County 60.3%
  • State 59.6%

Women breastfeeding newborns (%)

  • Globe 59.2%
  • Gila County 55.3%
  • Arizona 58.4%

Women that had a hysterectomy (%)

  • Globe 21.7%
  • County 24.9%
  • State 19.8%

Women that had both ovaries removed (%)

  • Here 11.8%
  • Gila County 14.1%
  • State 10.7%

Women that have ever taken birth control pills (%)

  • Here 69.9%
  • County 70.9%
  • Arizona 71.7%

Women taking birth control pills (%)

  • Here 5.4%
  • County 5.4%
  • Arizona 6.7%

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

  • Globe 15.3%
  • County 13.4%
  • Arizona 17.7%

Women that have ever used female hormones (%)

  • Globe 18.9%
  • County 22.5%
  • Arizona 17.1%

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

People living in Globe report their general health condition on average at 54 percent. Five percent of them donate blood. Excluding tests they have had as part of blood donations, 37 percent of Globe residents have ever had their blood tested for the AIDS virus infection. Eight percent of people living in Globe are left-handed.

Summary

General health condition (%)

  • Here 54.2%
  • Gila County 54.2%
  • Arizona 55.3%

Blood donors (%)

  • Here 4.9%
  • County 4.6%
  • Arizona 4.8%

Has blood ever tested for HIV virus (%)

  • Globe 37.2%
  • Gila County 34.9%
  • State 38.7%

Left-handed people (%)

  • Here 8.1%
  • County 7.9%
  • State 7.7%

People in Globe spend $367 per month on average on food for their families at supermarkets or grocery stores. This is 22 percent of their income. The average family in Globe spends $84 on food at other stores monthly. This is five percent of their income. They spend $137 on eating out, including cafeterias at work or at school or on vending machines. This is seven percent of their income. They also spend $23 monthly on carried out or delivered food. This is one percent of their income.

Summary

Money monthly spent on food at supermarket/grocery store

  • Globe $367
  • County $356
  • Arizona $364

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

  • Globe 22.1%
  • County 21.6%
  • State 23.3%

Money monthly spent on food at other stores

  • Globe $84
  • County $77
  • State $79

Income spent on food at other stores (%)

  • Globe 4.7%
  • Gila County 4.2%
  • Arizona 4.4%

Money monthly spent on eating out

  • Globe $137
  • County $130
  • State $140

Income spent on eating out (%)

  • Globe 7.1%
  • County 6.5%
  • Arizona 7.5%

Money monthly spent on carryout/delivered foods

  • Globe $23
  • Gila County $25
  • State $28

Income spent on carryout/delivered foods (%)

  • Here 1.3%
  • Gila County 1.1%
  • State 1.2%

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

People living in Globe report their general condition of hearing on average at 78 percent. Eighty one 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 one percent of Globe 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. Fifteen percent of people in Globe had off-work exposure to loud noise.

Summary

Average condition of hearing (%)

  • Globe 78.4%
  • Gila County 76.4%
  • State 79.0%

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

  • Here 80.9%
  • Gila County 78.1%
  • State 80.1%

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

  • Here 94.7%
  • Gila County 93.7%
  • State 95.1%

Ears ringing, roaring, buzzing (%)

  • Here 20.8%
  • Gila County 23.2%
  • State 19.5%

Had a job exposure to loud noise (%)

  • Globe 44.4%
  • Gila County 45.9%
  • Arizona 42.8%

Had off-work exposure to loud noise (%)

  • Here 14.8%
  • Gila County 14.6%
  • State 14.9%

Twenty seven percent of Globe 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 (%)

  • Here 26.9%
  • County 30.6%
  • Arizona 26.1%

Eighteen percent of Globe 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 four percent are limited in the kind or amount of work they can do because of physical, mental or emotional problems. Nine percent have difficulty walking without using any special equipment. Eleven percent are limited in any way because of difficulty remembering or because they experience periods of confusion. Eight 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 17.9%
  • County 20.1%
  • State 17.4%

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

  • Globe 24.2%
  • County 27.2%
  • State 23.2%

People that need special equipment to walk (%)

  • Here 9.0%
  • Gila County 10.3%
  • Arizona 8.5%

People experiencing confusion/memory problems (%)

  • Here 10.6%
  • Gila County 11.4%
  • State 9.9%

People requiring special healthcare equipment (%)

  • Here 7.9%
  • Gila County 9.6%
  • Arizona 7.2%
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