Health and Nutrition of Johannesburg, CA Residents

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Forty five percent of Johannesburg 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 four 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 three "ready to eat" foods such as salads, soups, chicken, sandwiches and cooked vegetables per month. They also eat two frozen meals or frozen pizzas on average monthly.

Summary

Diet health (%)

  • Johannesburg 45.3%
  • Kern County 46.8%
  • California 48.8%

Milk product consumption (# of products/month)

  • Johannesburg 20.0
  • Kern County 19.7
  • California 19.6

Meals not home prepared (#/week)

  • Johannesburg 3.6
  • County 3.7
  • California 3.7

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

  • Here 1.8
  • County 1.9
  • California 1.8

Ready-to-eat foods (#/month)

  • Johannesburg 2.5
  • County 2.1
  • State 2.1

Frozen meals/pizza (#/month)

  • Johannesburg 1.8
  • County 3.5
  • California 3.3

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

The average Johannesburg 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). Seventeen 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). Johannesburg 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 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 27 teeth.

Summary

Average years since last visit a dentist

  • Here 2.2
  • Kern County 2.0
  • State 1.8

People embarrassed because of mouth (%)

  • Here 16.7%
  • County 17.3%
  • State 15.6%

People with gum disease (%)

  • Johannesburg 22.0%
  • County 21.7%
  • California 20.6%

General health of teeth and gums (%)

  • Here 42.6%
  • Kern County 44.7%
  • State 47.1%

Average days a week using dental floss/device

  • Here 3.1
  • Kern County 2.8
  • State 2.9

Average days a week using mouthwash for dental problem

  • Johannesburg 3.3
  • County 3.0
  • California 3.0

Average number of teeth

  • Johannesburg 26.7
  • County 23.7
  • State 23.8

The average height of Johannesburg residents 16 years and older is 62 inches. The average weight is 175 pounds. Their average BMI (Body Mass Index) is 29. Forty one percent of people living here are obese. Fifty one percent have ever been obese. Thirty seven percent have ever tried to lose weight.

Summary

Average height (inches)

  • Here 62.5
  • County 66.0
  • State 66.1

Average weight (pounds)

  • Here 174.9
  • Kern County 176.9
  • California 174.2

Average BMI

  • Johannesburg 28.7
  • County 28.6
  • State 28.1

People that are obese (%)

  • Johannesburg 40.5%
  • County 37.3%
  • State 34.4%

People that ever were obese (%)

  • Johannesburg 51.0%
  • County 48.9%
  • California 45.3%

People trying to lose weight (%)

  • Here 37.1%
  • County 34.5%
  • California 35.3%

Forty eight percent of Johannesburg residents have ever used marijuana or hashish. Seventeen percent of people living here have ever used cocaine, crack cocaine, heroin or methamphetamine. Fifteen percent have ever used any form of cocaine, such as powder, 'crack', 'free base', and coca paste. Two percent have ever used heroin. Seven percent have ever used methamphetamines.

Summary

People that ever used marijuana or hashish (%)

  • Johannesburg 48.3%
  • Kern County 62.7%
  • California 60.0%

Ever used hard drugs (%)

  • Here 17.0%
  • County 25.6%
  • State 22.8%

Ever used any form of cocaine (%)

  • Here 15.1%
  • Kern County 23.6%
  • California 20.9%

Ever used heroin (%)

  • Johannesburg 2.2%
  • County 2.2%
  • State 2.0%

Ever used methamphetamine (%)

  • Johannesburg 7.4%
  • County 15.3%
  • California 13.1%

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

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

Summary

Diabetics (%)

  • Here 8.5%
  • County 9.5%
  • State 9.3%

Had a blood test for high blood sugar (%)

  • Johannesburg 37.6%
  • County 44.9%
  • State 45.8%

People taking insulin (%)

  • Here 1.4%
  • Kern County 2.5%
  • State 2.6%

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

Johannesburg 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

  • Johannesburg 0.9
  • Kern County 1.1
  • California 1.1

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

Thirteen percent of Johannesburg 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. Four percent have been having problems with their ability to taste sweet, sour, salty or bitter foods and drinks. Fifty seven percent of people above the age of 40 have ever had wisdom teeth removed. Sixteen percent have ever had their tonsils removed. Sixteen percent have lost consciousness because of a head injury. Thirteen percent have ever had a broken nose or other serious injury to face or skull. Fourteen percent have had two or more sinus infections.

Summary

People 40+ having problems with smell (%)

  • Johannesburg 13.2%
  • Kern County 11.6%
  • State 11.1%

People 40+ having problems with taste (%)

  • Here 4.4%
  • County 4.7%
  • California 4.7%

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

  • Here 56.6%
  • County 63.8%
  • State 64.0%

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

  • Johannesburg 15.9%
  • Kern County 23.2%
  • California 23.8%

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

  • Johannesburg 16.4%
  • County 14.8%
  • California 14.2%

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

  • Here 13.0%
  • Kern County 20.1%
  • State 18.7%

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

  • Here 13.9%
  • County 34.8%
  • State 34.5%

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

Forty seven percent of people living in Johannesburg are covered by health insurance or some other kind of health care plan.

Summary

People covered by health insurance (%)

  • Here 46.6%
  • Kern County 68.0%
  • California 72.4%

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

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

  • Johannesburg 10.1%
  • County 17.9%
  • California 18.4%

Checking blood pressure at home (%)

  • Here 12.9%
  • Kern County 21.1%
  • California 21.5%

Frequently checking blood cholesterol (%)

  • Johannesburg 26.2%
  • County 36.4%
  • California 38.8%

Has high cholesterol level (%)

  • Johannesburg 9.7%
  • Kern County 16.1%
  • California 16.3%

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

Twenty six percent of people living in Johannesburg use sunscreen.

Summary

People using sunscreen (%)

  • Here 25.6%
  • Kern County 31.6%
  • State 34.3%

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

Twenty four percent of Johannesburg residents 18 years old and older have usually little interest or pleasure in doing things. Twenty eight percent often feel down, depressed, or hopeless. Thirty seven percent of people living here have trouble falling or staying asleep, or sleep too much. Thirty nine percent of people often feel tired or have little energy. Twenty four 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. Seventeen percent have trouble concentrating on things, such as reading the newspaper or watching TV. Thirteen 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. Seven 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 (%)

  • Johannesburg 24.1%
  • Kern County 28.3%
  • State 26.7%

People feeling down, depressed, or hopeless (%)

  • Here 28.1%
  • Kern County 29.2%
  • California 27.1%

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

  • Johannesburg 37.2%
  • County 42.1%
  • California 40.9%

People feeling tired or having little energy (%)

  • Johannesburg 38.9%
  • County 52.4%
  • State 51.3%

People with poor appetite or overeating (%)

  • Here 24.0%
  • County 30.3%
  • State 28.2%

People feeling bad about themself (%)

  • Here 24.5%
  • Kern County 22.3%
  • State 20.9%

People who have trouble concentrating on things (%)

  • Here 16.8%
  • Kern County 20.8%
  • California 19.8%

People moving or speaking slowly or too fast (%)

  • Johannesburg 13.2%
  • County 17.0%
  • California 14.8%

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

  • Here 7.5%
  • County 4.9%
  • California 4.4%

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

Johannesburg residents on average take one prescription medicines.

Summary

Average number of prescription medicines taking

  • Johannesburg 0.9
  • Kern County 1.7
  • California 1.7

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

Seventy nine percent of people living in Johannesburg 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 2.8 days per month on average. They have 4.8 drinks per week. On average people living here have 5 or more drinks on 22 days a year.

Summary

People drinking some alcohol every month (%)

  • Johannesburg 78.6%
  • Kern County 80.5%
  • State 78.7%

People not drinking at all (%)

  • Here 10.5%
  • County 10.6%
  • California 11.4%

Average days/month drinking alcohol

  • Here 2.8
  • County 4.3
  • State 4.5

Average drinks/week

  • Johannesburg 4.8
  • Kern County 6.0
  • State 5.4

Average days/year people drink much

  • Here 22.1
  • Kern County 23.4
  • State 20.4

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

Ninety seven percent of Johannesburg residents 18 years and older have ever had vaginal, anal or oral sex. Ninety two percent of males have ever had vaginal sex with a woman. Seventy six percent have ever performed oral sex on a woman. Forty seven percent have ever had anal sex with a woman. Six percent of males in Johannesburg have ever had any kind of sex with a man, including oral or anal. Ninety six percent of females have ever had vaginal sex with a man. Seventy one percent have ever performed oral sex on a man. Forty percent have ever had anal sex. People in Johannesburg 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 14 women. He has vaginal sex with 14 women. People living here were on average 20 years old when they first performed oral sex on a woman. In their lifetime they performed oral sex on average on three women. People in Johannesburg were 21 years old on average when they first performed oral sex on a man. Sixteen percent of people use protection, like a condom or dental dam, while performing oral sex. The average person in Johannesburg has vaginal or anal sex 57 times a year. Forty six percent have sex without using a condom. Females in Johannesburg 18 years and older have had any kind of sex with three men on average. They have had three male vaginal sex partners in their lifetimes. Forty one percent of men 18 years old and older are circumcised.

Summary

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

  • Johannesburg 96.9%
  • Kern County 97.5%
  • State 96.9%

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

  • Johannesburg 92.3%
  • County 94.1%
  • State 92.8%

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

  • Johannesburg 76.3%
  • County 85.2%
  • State 83.7%

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

  • Johannesburg 47.4%
  • County 50.9%
  • State 48.3%

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

  • Here 5.8%
  • Kern County 5.9%
  • State 6.8%

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

  • Johannesburg 95.8%
  • Kern County 97.0%
  • California 96.0%

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

  • Here 70.8%
  • County 83.6%
  • California 82.7%

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

  • Johannesburg 40.0%
  • Kern County 40.3%
  • California 38.9%

Average age people first had sex

  • Here 17.2
  • County 16.6
  • California 17.1

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

  • Johannesburg 14.5
  • County 29.0
  • State 25.6

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

  • Johannesburg 13.9
  • County 24.0
  • State 20.9

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

  • Here 19.6
  • Kern County 20.7
  • State 21.3

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

  • Johannesburg 2.9
  • Kern County 5.7
  • California 5.0

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

  • Here 20.9
  • County 20.0
  • California 20.0

People using protection when performing oral sex (%)

  • Johannesburg 15.7%
  • County 10.8%
  • California 9.6%

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

  • Johannesburg 56.9
  • Kern County 65.4
  • California 62.3

People having sex without condom (%)

  • Johannesburg 46.1%
  • County 49.6%
  • California 49.2%

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

  • Here 3.4
  • Kern County 9.8
  • California 9.4

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

  • Johannesburg 3.1
  • Kern County 8.8
  • State 8.3

Circumcised males 18+ (%)

  • Here 41.3%
  • Kern County 68.6%
  • California 68.4%

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

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

Summary

Households using pesticides to control insects (%)

  • Johannesburg 11.4%
  • Kern County 10.0%
  • State 9.7%

Households using pesticides to kill weeds (%)

  • Johannesburg 2.8%
  • County 4.5%
  • California 4.6%

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

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

Summary

Average hours sleeping at night

  • Johannesburg 6.8
  • Kern County 6.8
  • State 6.8

People that has trouble sleeping (%)

  • Here 14.8%
  • County 27.1%
  • California 26.9%

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

Fifty two percent of Johannesburg residents currently smoke cigarettes.

Summary

People smoking cigarettes (%)

  • Here 52.1%
  • Kern County 51.3%
  • State 47.9%

Twenty nine percent of Johannesburg 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. Forty one 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 nine percent walk or bicycle for at least 10 minutes continuously to get to and from places. Twenty seven 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 five 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 two 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 (%)

  • Johannesburg 29.4%
  • Kern County 21.6%
  • California 19.2%

People doing moderate-intensity work activities (%)

  • Johannesburg 40.9%
  • Kern County 36.3%
  • State 34.1%

People walking or bicycling (%)

  • Johannesburg 39.2%
  • County 33.0%
  • State 32.8%

People doing vigorous-intensity recreational activities (%)

  • Johannesburg 26.6%
  • Kern County 20.9%
  • California 22.4%

People doing moderate-intensity recreational activities (%)

  • Here 32.6%
  • County 40.7%
  • California 42.4%

Average hours a day doing sedentary activities

  • Johannesburg 4.5
  • Kern County 5.7
  • California 6.0

Average hours a day watching TV or videos

  • Johannesburg 2.4
  • Kern County 2.6
  • State 2.6

Average hours a day using computer

  • Here 1.1
  • Kern County 1.3
  • State 1.4

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

Six percent of Johannesburg residents have ever been told by a doctor or other health professional that they had asthma. One percent of people living here has anemia, sometimes called "tired blood" or "low blood". Two percent of people 16 years and older have ever been told by a doctor or other health care professional that they had psoriasis. Twenty eight percent are overweight. Fifteen 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. Seven percent of people living in Johannesburg have ever received a blood transfusion. Twenty four percent have trouble seeing, even when wearing glasses or contact lenses. Fourteen percent of people 20 and older have arthritis. Two percent have ever been told they had gout. One percent have congestive heart failure. One percent have coronary heart disease. One percent have angina, also called angina pectoris. One percent have ever had a heart attack, also called myocardial infarction. Three percent have been ever told by a doctor or other health professional that they had a stroke. Two percent have another thyroid problem. Two percent of people had any kind of liver condition. Three percent have ever had cancer or a malignancy of any kind.

Summary

People with asthma (%)

  • Johannesburg 6.4%
  • Kern County 9.4%
  • California 9.2%

People with anemia (%)

  • Johannesburg 1.4%
  • County 3.4%
  • California 3.5%

People with psoriasis (%)

  • Here 2.5%
  • Kern County 3.0%
  • California 3.1%

People with overweight (%)

  • Here 28.0%
  • Kern County 31.9%
  • California 31.3%

Elderly people having difficulties in thinking or remembering (%)

  • Here 15.1%
  • Kern County 22.0%
  • State 20.3%

People who ever received blood transfusion (%)

  • Johannesburg 7.3%
  • County 9.9%
  • California 9.9%

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

  • Johannesburg 23.7%
  • Kern County 21.7%
  • State 20.0%

People with arthritis (%)

  • Johannesburg 13.6%
  • County 21.1%
  • State 20.7%

People with gout (%)

  • Here 1.6%
  • County 2.7%
  • State 3.0%

People with congestive heart failure (%)

  • Here 1.2%
  • County 2.5%
  • State 2.4%

People with coronary heart disease (%)

  • Johannesburg 1.3%
  • Kern County 2.7%
  • State 2.7%

People with angina pectoris (%)

  • Johannesburg 0.8%
  • County 1.6%
  • State 1.7%

People who ever had heart attack (%)

  • Johannesburg 1.5%
  • County 3.1%
  • California 2.9%

People who ever had stroke (%)

  • Johannesburg 2.8%
  • County 3.2%
  • State 3.1%

People with thyroid problem (%)

  • Here 2.1%
  • Kern County 5.9%
  • California 6.4%

People with any liver condition (%)

  • Here 2.1%
  • Kern County 3.4%
  • California 3.0%

People who ever had cancer or malignancy (%)

  • Here 2.8%
  • Kern County 6.1%
  • State 6.4%

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

Sixty one percent of births in Johannesburg were vaginal deliveries. Thirty nine percent of deliveries were cesarean. 97.0 percent of deliveries resulted in live births. Sixty seven percent of pregnancies resulted in a delivery. Eighty five percent of women breastfeed their children. Nine percent of women in Johannesburg have ever had a hysterectomy, including a partial hysterectomy (that is, surgery to remove their uterus or womb). Five 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. Five percent of women are currently taking birth control pills. Twenty three percent have ever used Depo-Provera or injectable birth control to prevent pregnancy. Nine 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 61.1%
  • County 65.1%
  • State 63.8%

Cesarean deliveries (%)

  • Johannesburg 38.9%
  • County 34.9%
  • California 36.2%

Deliveries resulted in a live birth (%)

  • Here 97.0%
  • Kern County 99.2%
  • California 99.3%

Pregnancies resulted in a delivery (%)

  • Here 67.5%
  • County 59.5%
  • State 58.6%

Women breastfeeding newborns (%)

  • Here 85.0%
  • County 60.2%
  • State 61.9%

Women that had a hysterectomy (%)

  • Johannesburg 9.2%
  • Kern County 16.8%
  • California 16.5%

Women that had both ovaries removed (%)

  • Here 5.0%
  • Kern County 8.8%
  • State 8.7%

Women that have ever taken birth control pills (%)

  • Here 65.2%
  • Kern County 69.8%
  • State 68.1%

Women taking birth control pills (%)

  • Here 4.6%
  • Kern County 5.9%
  • State 6.3%

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

  • Johannesburg 22.7%
  • Kern County 20.0%
  • State 17.9%

Women that have ever used female hormones (%)

  • Here 9.0%
  • County 13.8%
  • California 13.8%

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

People living in Johannesburg report their general health condition on average at 53 percent. Seven percent of them donate blood. Excluding tests they have had as part of blood donations, 33 percent of Johannesburg residents have ever had their blood tested for the AIDS virus infection. Seven percent of people living in Johannesburg are left-handed.

Summary

General health condition (%)

  • Johannesburg 52.7%
  • County 54.3%
  • California 55.7%

Blood donors (%)

  • Here 6.7%
  • County 4.5%
  • State 4.7%

Has blood ever tested for HIV virus (%)

  • Here 33.5%
  • Kern County 39.8%
  • California 39.3%

Left-handed people (%)

  • Johannesburg 6.7%
  • County 7.4%
  • California 7.5%

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

People in Johannesburg spend $452 per month on average on food for their families at supermarkets or grocery stores. This is 32 percent of their income. The average family in Johannesburg spends $95 on food at other stores monthly. This is six percent of their income. They spend $142 on eating out, including cafeterias at work or at school or on vending machines. This is eight percent of their income. They also spend $21 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 $452
  • Kern County $373
  • California $372

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

  • Johannesburg 31.8%
  • Kern County 24.3%
  • California 22.6%

Money monthly spent on food at other stores

  • Here $95
  • Kern County $82
  • State $83

Income spent on food at other stores (%)

  • Johannesburg 6.0%
  • County 4.6%
  • State 4.4%

Money monthly spent on eating out

  • Johannesburg $142
  • County $137
  • California $148

Income spent on eating out (%)

  • Johannesburg 8.1%
  • Kern County 7.5%
  • California 7.6%

Money monthly spent on carryout/delivered foods

  • Johannesburg $21
  • Kern County $31
  • State $29

Income spent on carryout/delivered foods (%)

  • Johannesburg 1.1%
  • Kern County 1.2%
  • California 1.1%

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

People living in Johannesburg report their general condition of hearing on average at 83 percent. Ninety 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 seven percent of people can hear a normal voice across a quiet room. Twelve percent of Johannesburg 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 Johannesburg had off-work exposure to loud noise.

Summary

Average condition of hearing (%)

  • Here 83.4%
  • Kern County 80.0%
  • State 80.6%

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

  • Here 89.6%
  • Kern County 81.4%
  • State 82.6%

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

  • Here 97.2%
  • County 95.3%
  • State 95.6%

Ears ringing, roaring, buzzing (%)

  • Here 11.6%
  • County 18.4%
  • California 17.2%

Had a job exposure to loud noise (%)

  • Johannesburg 44.1%
  • Kern County 43.5%
  • State 38.3%

Had off-work exposure to loud noise (%)

  • Here 13.7%
  • Kern County 14.5%
  • State 13.3%

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

Eighteen percent of Johannesburg 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 17.6%
  • Kern County 23.4%
  • California 23.4%

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

Ten percent of Johannesburg 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. Thirteen percent are limited in the kind or amount of work they can do because of physical, mental or emotional problems. Five percent have difficulty walking without using any special equipment. Six percent are limited in any way because of difficulty remembering or because they experience periods of confusion. Four 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 10.4%
  • Kern County 16.6%
  • California 15.3%

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

  • Here 12.7%
  • Kern County 21.4%
  • State 20.4%

People that need special equipment to walk (%)

  • Johannesburg 5.0%
  • Kern County 7.6%
  • State 7.3%

People experiencing confusion/memory problems (%)

  • Here 6.3%
  • County 10.1%
  • California 9.3%

People requiring special healthcare equipment (%)

  • Johannesburg 4.4%
  • Kern County 6.1%
  • State 6.1%

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

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