Health and Nutrition of Kaukauna, WI Residents

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Fifty percent of Kaukauna residents report that their diet is generally healthy. People here have milk to drink or on their cereal 22 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 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 49.5%
  • Outagamie County 47.5%
  • State 48.8%

Milk product consumption (# of products/month)

  • Here 22.2
  • County 21.9
  • Wisconsin 21.6

Meals not home prepared (#/week)

  • Kaukauna 3.6
  • Outagamie County 3.5
  • State 3.5

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

  • Kaukauna 1.9
  • Outagamie County 1.9
  • Wisconsin 1.8

Ready-to-eat foods (#/month)

  • Here 1.8
  • Outagamie County 1.8
  • Wisconsin 1.8

Frozen meals/pizza (#/month)

  • Here 4.0
  • County 4.1
  • Wisconsin 3.8

The average Kaukauna 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 one percent think they might have gum disease (might have swollen gums, receding gums, sore or infected gums or loose teeth). Kaukauna 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 22 teeth.

Summary

Average years since last visit a dentist

  • Here 2.0
  • Outagamie County 2.1
  • Wisconsin 2.0

People embarrassed because of mouth (%)

  • Here 16.2%
  • County 18.3%
  • State 16.8%

People with gum disease (%)

  • Kaukauna 21.4%
  • Outagamie County 22.6%
  • Wisconsin 22.0%

General health of teeth and gums (%)

  • Kaukauna 46.2%
  • County 43.3%
  • Wisconsin 45.3%

Average days a week using dental floss/device

  • Kaukauna 2.7
  • County 2.7
  • Wisconsin 2.8

Average days a week using mouthwash for dental problem

  • Here 2.7
  • Outagamie County 2.7
  • Wisconsin 2.7

Average number of teeth

  • Kaukauna 22.3
  • Outagamie County 22.1
  • Wisconsin 22.3

The average height of Kaukauna residents 16 years and older is 67 inches. The average weight is 180 pounds. Their average BMI (Body Mass Index) is 28. Thirty five percent of people living here are obese. Forty eight percent have ever been obese. Thirty three percent have ever tried to lose weight.

Summary

Average height (inches)

  • Kaukauna 67.1
  • Outagamie County 67.1
  • State 66.9

Average weight (pounds)

  • Kaukauna 179.7
  • Outagamie County 181.1
  • State 180.7

Average BMI

  • Here 28.3
  • County 28.7
  • Wisconsin 28.7

People that are obese (%)

  • Kaukauna 35.5%
  • Outagamie County 37.4%
  • State 37.3%

People that ever were obese (%)

  • Kaukauna 47.7%
  • Outagamie County 49.9%
  • State 49.5%

People trying to lose weight (%)

  • Kaukauna 32.9%
  • County 33.7%
  • State 34.4%

Sixty seven percent of Kaukauna 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. Four percent have ever used heroin. Fifteen percent have ever used methamphetamines.

Summary

People that ever used marijuana or hashish (%)

  • Here 66.9%
  • County 66.5%
  • Wisconsin 65.4%

Ever used hard drugs (%)

  • Here 26.1%
  • County 27.3%
  • Wisconsin 25.3%

Ever used any form of cocaine (%)

  • Here 23.4%
  • County 24.4%
  • State 22.9%

Ever used heroin (%)

  • Kaukauna 3.7%
  • County 3.8%
  • Wisconsin 3.3%

Ever used methamphetamine (%)

  • Here 15.4%
  • County 16.4%
  • Wisconsin 14.3%

Nine percent of people living in Kaukauna have ever been told by a doctor or health professional that they have diabetes. Forty six 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 (%)

  • Kaukauna 9.0%
  • County 9.5%
  • State 9.9%

Had a blood test for high blood sugar (%)

  • Here 45.9%
  • County 45.0%
  • State 46.3%

People taking insulin (%)

  • Kaukauna 2.9%
  • County 3.0%
  • Wisconsin 3.1%

Kaukauna 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 1.1
  • Outagamie County 1.1
  • Wisconsin 1.1

Eleven percent of Kaukauna 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. Seventy percent of people above the age of 40 have ever had wisdom teeth removed. Thirty percent have ever had their tonsils removed. Seventeen percent have lost consciousness because of a head injury. Twenty four percent have ever had a broken nose or other serious injury to face or skull. Forty three percent have had two or more sinus infections.

Summary

People 40+ having problems with smell (%)

  • Kaukauna 11.5%
  • County 11.5%
  • Wisconsin 11.8%

People 40+ having problems with taste (%)

  • Kaukauna 5.7%
  • County 5.7%
  • State 5.7%

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

  • Here 70.4%
  • County 69.7%
  • State 69.3%

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

  • Kaukauna 30.0%
  • County 29.5%
  • State 30.0%

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

  • Here 17.4%
  • County 17.7%
  • Wisconsin 17.0%

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

  • Here 23.7%
  • Outagamie County 24.1%
  • Wisconsin 23.2%

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

  • Here 43.2%
  • County 43.6%
  • State 42.7%

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

Summary

People covered by health insurance (%)

  • Kaukauna 74.0%
  • County 71.4%
  • State 73.9%

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

  • Here 22.3%
  • Outagamie County 21.5%
  • State 22.8%

Checking blood pressure at home (%)

  • Kaukauna 25.7%
  • County 24.9%
  • Wisconsin 25.1%

Frequently checking blood cholesterol (%)

  • Here 40.0%
  • County 38.7%
  • Wisconsin 41.4%

Has high cholesterol level (%)

  • Kaukauna 18.6%
  • County 18.5%
  • State 19.4%

Thirty eight percent of people living in Kaukauna use sunscreen.

Summary

People using sunscreen (%)

  • Here 38.0%
  • County 34.8%
  • State 35.3%

Twenty six percent of Kaukauna residents 18 years old and older have usually little interest or pleasure in doing things. Twenty six percent often feel down, depressed, or hopeless. Forty two 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 seven 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. 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. Four 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 (%)

  • Kaukauna 25.7%
  • County 27.0%
  • State 26.5%

People feeling down, depressed, or hopeless (%)

  • Kaukauna 25.8%
  • Outagamie County 28.1%
  • State 27.7%

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

  • Here 42.3%
  • County 43.7%
  • Wisconsin 42.7%

People feeling tired or having little energy (%)

  • Here 51.6%
  • Outagamie County 52.4%
  • State 52.0%

People with poor appetite or overeating (%)

  • Kaukauna 26.9%
  • County 28.9%
  • Wisconsin 28.0%

People feeling bad about themself (%)

  • Kaukauna 21.4%
  • County 22.0%
  • Wisconsin 21.6%

People who have trouble concentrating on things (%)

  • Kaukauna 19.3%
  • County 20.2%
  • Wisconsin 19.6%

People moving or speaking slowly or too fast (%)

  • Kaukauna 13.4%
  • Outagamie County 14.5%
  • Wisconsin 14.2%

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

  • Here 4.2%
  • Outagamie County 4.5%
  • State 4.5%

Kaukauna residents on average take two prescription medicines.

Summary

Average number of prescription medicines taking

  • Kaukauna 2.2
  • County 2.1
  • State 2.2

Eighty three percent of people living in Kaukauna have at least one alcoholic drink per month. Ten percent of people living here do not drink alcohol at all. People living here drink alcohol 5.2 days per month on average. They have 5.8 drinks per week. On average people living here have 5 or more drinks on 25 days a year.

Summary

People drinking some alcohol every month (%)

  • Kaukauna 82.6%
  • Outagamie County 81.0%
  • Wisconsin 80.7%

People not drinking at all (%)

  • Kaukauna 9.6%
  • County 10.3%
  • State 10.5%

Average days/month drinking alcohol

  • Here 5.2
  • Outagamie County 4.8
  • State 5.0

Average drinks/week

  • Kaukauna 5.8
  • Outagamie County 5.9
  • Wisconsin 5.8

Average days/year people drink much

  • Here 24.5
  • Outagamie County 25.8
  • State 24.7

Ninety seven percent of Kaukauna 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 nine percent have ever performed oral sex on a woman. Fifty two percent have ever had anal sex with a woman. Five percent of males in Kaukauna 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 eight percent have ever performed oral sex on a man. Forty percent have ever had anal sex. Eleven percent of females have ever had any kind of sex with a woman. People in Kaukauna 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 27 women. He has vaginal sex with 21 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 2.1 men on average. They have had 1.2 anal sex partners in their lifetime. People in Kaukauna were 20 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. Eight percent of people use protection, like a condom or dental dam, while performing oral sex. The average person in Kaukauna has vaginal or anal sex 64 times a year. Fifty seven percent have sex without using a condom. Females in Kaukauna 18 years and older have had any kind of sex with 12 men on average. They have had 11 male vaginal sex partners in their lifetimes. Women here have on average 0.5 female sex partners in their lifetimes. Eighty six percent of men 18 years old and older are circumcised.

Summary

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

  • Kaukauna 97.3%
  • County 97.6%
  • State 97.3%

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

  • Here 94.6%
  • Outagamie County 94.6%
  • State 94.5%

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

  • Kaukauna 88.9%
  • County 88.6%
  • Wisconsin 87.7%

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

  • Kaukauna 52.0%
  • Outagamie County 52.0%
  • Wisconsin 49.9%

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

  • Here 5.3%
  • Outagamie County 5.3%
  • State 5.8%

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

  • Kaukauna 97.5%
  • County 97.7%
  • Wisconsin 97.5%

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

  • Here 87.8%
  • County 88.1%
  • State 86.5%

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

  • Kaukauna 39.8%
  • Outagamie County 42.0%
  • Wisconsin 40.1%

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

  • Here 11.4%
  • Outagamie County 12.2%
  • Wisconsin 11.8%

Average age people first had sex

  • Kaukauna 16.6
  • Outagamie County 16.4
  • Wisconsin 16.6

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

  • Kaukauna 27.3
  • Outagamie County 27.0
  • State 27.0

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

  • Here 21.5
  • Outagamie County 22.1
  • State 21.7

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

  • Kaukauna 21.3
  • Outagamie County 20.8
  • State 21.2

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

  • Kaukauna 6.0
  • Outagamie County 6.0
  • State 5.6

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

  • Kaukauna 2.1
  • Outagamie County 2.1
  • State 3.0

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

  • Kaukauna 1.2
  • County 1.2
  • Wisconsin 1.8

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

  • Kaukauna 20.3
  • Outagamie County 20.3
  • Wisconsin 20.0

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

  • Here 5.0
  • Outagamie County 5.0
  • State 5.6

People using protection when performing oral sex (%)

  • Kaukauna 7.7%
  • County 8.1%
  • Wisconsin 8.3%

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

  • Kaukauna 63.9
  • County 68.2
  • Wisconsin 64.0

People having sex without condom (%)

  • Here 57.3%
  • County 57.9%
  • State 56.0%

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

  • Here 12.0
  • Outagamie County 12.0
  • Wisconsin 11.5

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

  • Here 10.5
  • County 10.8
  • Wisconsin 10.2

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

  • Kaukauna 0.5
  • Outagamie County 0.5
  • Wisconsin 0.5

Circumcised males 18+ (%)

  • Kaukauna 85.5%
  • County 84.3%
  • State 82.9%

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

Ten percent of households in Kaukauna 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 (%)

  • Kaukauna 9.8%
  • County 9.7%
  • Wisconsin 9.9%

Households using pesticides to kill weeds (%)

  • Kaukauna 4.4%
  • Outagamie County 4.2%
  • Wisconsin 4.4%

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

Summary

Average hours sleeping at night

  • Kaukauna 6.9
  • Outagamie County 6.8
  • Wisconsin 6.8

People that has trouble sleeping (%)

  • Kaukauna 31.7%
  • County 33.2%
  • State 32.3%

Fifty two percent of Kaukauna residents currently smoke cigarettes.

Summary

People smoking cigarettes (%)

  • Kaukauna 51.8%
  • Outagamie County 56.9%
  • State 53.3%

Twenty three percent of Kaukauna 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 nine 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. 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 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 1.2 hours per day.

Summary

People doing vigorous-intensity work activities (%)

  • Here 23.4%
  • County 24.7%
  • Wisconsin 23.1%

People doing moderate-intensity work activities (%)

  • Kaukauna 39.4%
  • County 40.5%
  • State 38.9%

People walking or bicycling (%)

  • Kaukauna 30.7%
  • County 29.9%
  • Wisconsin 29.3%

People doing vigorous-intensity recreational activities (%)

  • Kaukauna 18.3%
  • Outagamie County 16.7%
  • Wisconsin 18.2%

People doing moderate-intensity recreational activities (%)

  • Kaukauna 43.1%
  • County 40.6%
  • Wisconsin 41.7%

Average hours a day doing sedentary activities

  • Kaukauna 6.1
  • County 5.9
  • State 6.0

Average hours a day watching TV or videos

  • Kaukauna 2.7
  • Outagamie County 2.8
  • Wisconsin 2.8

Average hours a day using computer

  • Kaukauna 1.2
  • County 1.2
  • State 1.2

Eleven percent of Kaukauna 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 three percent are overweight. Twenty one 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 Kaukauna have ever received a blood transfusion. Eighteen 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. Four percent have congestive heart failure. Three 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. Four percent have ever had emphysema. Eight percent have another thyroid problem. Four percent have ever had chronic bronchitis. Four percent of people had any kind of liver condition. Ten percent have ever had cancer or a malignancy of any kind.

Summary

People with asthma (%)

  • Here 11.2%
  • County 11.5%
  • Wisconsin 10.9%

People with anemia (%)

  • Here 3.3%
  • County 3.2%
  • Wisconsin 3.3%

People with psoriasis (%)

  • Kaukauna 4.1%
  • Outagamie County 4.2%
  • State 4.1%

People with overweight (%)

  • Kaukauna 32.8%
  • County 33.8%
  • State 33.9%

Elderly people having difficulties in thinking or remembering (%)

  • Here 21.4%
  • County 22.1%
  • State 20.9%

People who ever received blood transfusion (%)

  • Here 11.6%
  • County 11.4%
  • Wisconsin 11.7%

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

  • Kaukauna 18.4%
  • County 19.4%
  • State 19.2%

People with arthritis (%)

  • Here 26.2%
  • County 26.4%
  • Wisconsin 26.6%

People with gout (%)

  • Here 3.7%
  • County 3.6%
  • State 3.8%

People with congestive heart failure (%)

  • Here 3.7%
  • County 3.7%
  • State 3.7%

People with coronary heart disease (%)

  • Here 3.2%
  • Outagamie County 3.2%
  • State 3.3%

People with angina pectoris (%)

  • Here 2.1%
  • Outagamie County 2.2%
  • State 2.3%

People who ever had heart attack (%)

  • Here 4.0%
  • County 4.0%
  • Wisconsin 4.0%

People who ever had stroke (%)

  • Kaukauna 3.9%
  • County 3.8%
  • State 4.0%

People with emphysema (%)

  • Kaukauna 3.9%
  • Outagamie County 4.0%
  • Wisconsin 3.6%

People with thyroid problem (%)

  • Here 8.0%
  • County 7.5%
  • Wisconsin 7.7%

People with chronic bronchitis (%)

  • Here 3.9%
  • Outagamie County 4.2%
  • State 4.0%

People with any liver condition (%)

  • Kaukauna 3.6%
  • Outagamie County 3.6%
  • Wisconsin 3.2%

People who ever had cancer or malignancy (%)

  • Here 9.7%
  • County 8.5%
  • State 9.1%

Sixty four percent of births in Kaukauna were vaginal deliveries. Thirty six percent of deliveries were cesarean. 99.5 percent of deliveries resulted in live births. Fifty nine percent of pregnancies resulted in a delivery. Fifty eight percent of women breastfeed their children. Twenty two percent of women in Kaukauna 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 six percent have ever taken birth control pills for any reason. Nine 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 (%)

  • Kaukauna 63.7%
  • County 65.6%
  • State 65.2%

Cesarean deliveries (%)

  • Here 36.3%
  • Outagamie County 34.4%
  • Wisconsin 34.8%

Deliveries resulted in a live birth (%)

  • Kaukauna 99.5%
  • County 99.5%
  • State 99.4%

Pregnancies resulted in a delivery (%)

  • Kaukauna 58.8%
  • County 61.4%
  • State 60.3%

Women breastfeeding newborns (%)

  • Kaukauna 58.4%
  • County 54.6%
  • Wisconsin 54.5%

Women that had a hysterectomy (%)

  • Kaukauna 22.3%
  • County 22.2%
  • State 22.8%

Women that had both ovaries removed (%)

  • Here 12.4%
  • County 11.8%
  • State 12.3%

Women that have ever taken birth control pills (%)

  • Kaukauna 76.1%
  • Outagamie County 75.8%
  • State 75.3%

Women taking birth control pills (%)

  • Kaukauna 9.5%
  • County 8.3%
  • Wisconsin 8.4%

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

  • Here 14.7%
  • Outagamie County 17.7%
  • Wisconsin 16.4%

Women that have ever used female hormones (%)

  • Kaukauna 19.1%
  • County 18.1%
  • State 18.9%

People living in Kaukauna report their general health condition on average at 57 percent. Four percent of them donate blood. Excluding tests they have had as part of blood donations, 39 percent of Kaukauna residents have ever had their blood tested for the AIDS virus infection. Nine percent of people living in Kaukauna are left-handed.

Summary

General health condition (%)

  • Here 56.5%
  • Outagamie County 54.8%
  • State 55.5%

Blood donors (%)

  • Kaukauna 4.4%
  • Outagamie County 4.1%
  • Wisconsin 4.4%

Has blood ever tested for HIV virus (%)

  • Kaukauna 39.2%
  • Outagamie County 39.1%
  • Wisconsin 39.0%

Left-handed people (%)

  • Here 8.7%
  • County 8.6%
  • Wisconsin 8.6%

People in Kaukauna spend $363 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 Kaukauna spends $68 on food at other stores monthly. This is four percent of their income. They spend $140 on eating out, including cafeterias at work or at school or on vending machines. This is seven percent of their income. They also spend $24 monthly on carried out or delivered food. This is one percent of their income.

Summary

Money monthly spent on food at supermarket/grocery store

  • Kaukauna $363
  • Outagamie County $363
  • Wisconsin $359

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

  • Here 23.7%
  • County 25.3%
  • State 24.2%

Money monthly spent on food at other stores

  • Here $68
  • County $69
  • Wisconsin $70

Income spent on food at other stores (%)

  • Kaukauna 3.9%
  • Outagamie County 4.3%
  • State 4.2%

Money monthly spent on eating out

  • Here $140
  • County $131
  • State $136

Income spent on eating out (%)

  • Kaukauna 6.7%
  • Outagamie County 6.8%
  • Wisconsin 6.9%

Money monthly spent on carryout/delivered foods

  • Kaukauna $24
  • Outagamie County $23
  • State $23

Income spent on carryout/delivered foods (%)

  • Here 1.3%
  • Outagamie County 1.3%
  • Wisconsin 1.3%

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

Summary

Average condition of hearing (%)

  • Kaukauna 78.4%
  • Outagamie County 78.0%
  • State 78.2%

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

  • Kaukauna 77.4%
  • County 75.6%
  • Wisconsin 77.1%

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

  • Kaukauna 94.9%
  • Outagamie County 94.6%
  • State 94.6%

Ears ringing, roaring, buzzing (%)

  • Kaukauna 21.2%
  • Outagamie County 21.7%
  • State 21.0%

Had a job exposure to loud noise (%)

  • Kaukauna 46.8%
  • County 48.4%
  • Wisconsin 45.6%

Had off-work exposure to loud noise (%)

  • Kaukauna 17.0%
  • Outagamie County 17.2%
  • State 16.3%

Twenty five percent of Kaukauna 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 24.7%
  • Outagamie County 24.4%
  • Wisconsin 25.9%

Twenty percent of Kaukauna 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 six percent are limited in the kind or amount of work they can do because of physical, mental or emotional problems. Ten 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 (%)

  • Kaukauna 19.5%
  • County 20.3%
  • State 19.3%

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

  • Here 25.9%
  • Outagamie County 26.7%
  • Wisconsin 25.9%

People that need special equipment to walk (%)

  • Here 9.7%
  • County 9.6%
  • State 9.5%

People experiencing confusion/memory problems (%)

  • Kaukauna 10.6%
  • County 10.8%
  • State 10.3%

People requiring special healthcare equipment (%)

  • Here 8.0%
  • County 7.6%
  • State 8.0%
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