Health and Nutrition of Kemp Mill, MD Residents

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Fifty two percent of Kemp Mill 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 (%)

  • Kemp Mill 51.8%
  • County 51.4%
  • State 49.9%

Milk product consumption (# of products/month)

  • Kemp Mill 20.5
  • Montgomery County 20.0
  • State 20.3

Meals not home prepared (#/week)

  • Here 3.4
  • Montgomery County 3.7
  • State 3.7

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

  • Kemp Mill 1.6
  • County 1.7
  • Maryland 1.9

Ready-to-eat foods (#/month)

  • Kemp Mill 1.8
  • Montgomery County 1.9
  • State 1.8

Frozen meals/pizza (#/month)

  • Kemp Mill 2.9
  • Montgomery County 3.2
  • State 3.3

The average Kemp Mill 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). Fourteen 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). Kemp Mill residents rate the overall health of their teeth and gums on average at 49 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

  • Kemp Mill 1.9
  • Montgomery County 1.8
  • State 1.9

People embarrassed because of mouth (%)

  • Kemp Mill 14.1%
  • County 13.9%
  • Maryland 15.2%

People with gum disease (%)

  • Kemp Mill 20.1%
  • Montgomery County 20.0%
  • State 20.7%

General health of teeth and gums (%)

  • Here 48.8%
  • County 49.6%
  • State 47.3%

Average days a week using dental floss/device

  • Kemp Mill 3.0
  • Montgomery County 3.0
  • State 2.9

Average days a week using mouthwash for dental problem

  • Here 3.0
  • Montgomery County 2.9
  • State 3.1

Average number of teeth

  • Here 22.1
  • Montgomery County 23.7
  • Maryland 23.2

The average height of Kemp Mill residents 16 years and older is 66 inches. The average weight is 177 pounds. Their average BMI (Body Mass Index) is 28. Thirty six percent of people living here are obese. Forty seven percent have ever been obese. Thirty five percent have ever tried to lose weight.

Summary

Average height (inches)

  • Here 66.5
  • County 66.6
  • State 66.8

Average weight (pounds)

  • Here 176.7
  • County 176.3
  • State 181.1

Average BMI

  • Here 28.4
  • Montgomery County 28.2
  • Maryland 28.8

People that are obese (%)

  • Kemp Mill 35.6%
  • Montgomery County 34.8%
  • State 38.0%

People that ever were obese (%)

  • Here 47.3%
  • Montgomery County 45.2%
  • Maryland 49.1%

People trying to lose weight (%)

  • Kemp Mill 35.5%
  • County 36.5%
  • Maryland 35.7%

Fifty nine percent of Kemp Mill residents have ever used marijuana or hashish. Twenty percent of people living here have ever used cocaine, crack cocaine, heroin or methamphetamine. Eighteen percent have ever used any form of cocaine, such as powder, 'crack', 'free base', and coca paste. Two percent have ever used heroin. Ten percent have ever used methamphetamines.

Summary

People that ever used marijuana or hashish (%)

  • Here 59.5%
  • Montgomery County 58.7%
  • Maryland 61.5%

Ever used hard drugs (%)

  • Kemp Mill 20.3%
  • County 20.1%
  • Maryland 21.0%

Ever used any form of cocaine (%)

  • Kemp Mill 18.5%
  • Montgomery County 18.4%
  • State 19.1%

Ever used heroin (%)

  • Kemp Mill 2.4%
  • County 2.3%
  • Maryland 2.9%

Ever used methamphetamine (%)

  • Kemp Mill 9.9%
  • Montgomery County 10.5%
  • Maryland 10.3%

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

Twelve percent of people living in Kemp Mill have ever been told by a doctor or health professional that they have diabetes. Fifty one percent of people had a blood test for high sugar or diabetes within the past three years. Four percent of city residents are currently taking insulin.

Summary

Diabetics (%)

  • Kemp Mill 12.2%
  • Montgomery County 9.5%
  • State 10.2%

Had a blood test for high blood sugar (%)

  • Kemp Mill 51.0%
  • Montgomery County 47.9%
  • State 48.1%

People taking insulin (%)

  • Here 3.5%
  • County 2.9%
  • Maryland 3.3%

Kemp Mill 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

  • Kemp Mill 1.2
  • Montgomery County 1.1
  • State 1.2

Eleven percent of Kemp Mill 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 six percent of people above the age of 40 have ever had wisdom teeth removed. Twenty eight percent have ever had their tonsils removed. Fourteen percent have lost consciousness because of a head injury. Nineteen 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 11.0%
  • County 10.8%
  • Maryland 10.4%

People 40+ having problems with taste (%)

  • Kemp Mill 5.9%
  • County 5.1%
  • Maryland 5.6%

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

  • Kemp Mill 66.2%
  • Montgomery County 65.0%
  • State 64.8%

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

  • Here 28.0%
  • Montgomery County 25.8%
  • State 25.3%

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

  • Here 14.0%
  • Montgomery County 14.0%
  • State 14.1%

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

  • Here 18.8%
  • County 18.9%
  • State 19.4%

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

  • Here 37.1%
  • Montgomery County 37.9%
  • State 38.3%

Eighty percent of people living in Kemp Mill are covered by health insurance or some other kind of health care plan.

Summary

People covered by health insurance (%)

  • Here 79.5%
  • Montgomery County 77.6%
  • Maryland 76.0%

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

Summary

Has high blood pressure (%)

  • Here 27.0%
  • Montgomery County 20.9%
  • Maryland 23.3%

Checking blood pressure at home (%)

  • Here 27.2%
  • County 23.4%
  • Maryland 24.6%

Frequently checking blood cholesterol (%)

  • Here 49.3%
  • Montgomery County 43.9%
  • State 44.1%

Has high cholesterol level (%)

  • Kemp Mill 22.6%
  • Montgomery County 17.5%
  • State 18.5%

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

Thirty five percent of people living in Kemp Mill use sunscreen.

Summary

People using sunscreen (%)

  • Here 34.9%
  • Montgomery County 36.7%
  • Maryland 32.4%

Twenty five percent of Kemp Mill residents 18 years old and older have usually little interest or pleasure in doing things. Twenty five percent often feel down, depressed, or hopeless. Thirty nine percent of people living here have trouble falling or staying asleep, or sleep too much. Forty nine percent of people often feel tired or have little energy. Twenty five percent are bothered by poor appetite or overeating. Nineteen percent often feel badly about themselves, that they are a failure or have let themselves or their families down. Eighteen percent have trouble concentrating on things, such as reading the newspaper or watching TV. Twelve 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 (%)

  • Here 24.8%
  • County 24.9%
  • Maryland 25.5%

People feeling down, depressed, or hopeless (%)

  • Kemp Mill 25.4%
  • Montgomery County 25.4%
  • State 26.0%

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

  • Kemp Mill 39.3%
  • Montgomery County 39.7%
  • State 40.0%

People feeling tired or having little energy (%)

  • Kemp Mill 49.0%
  • County 50.2%
  • State 50.0%

People with poor appetite or overeating (%)

  • Here 25.5%
  • Montgomery County 25.9%
  • Maryland 27.3%

People feeling bad about themself (%)

  • Here 18.8%
  • Montgomery County 19.7%
  • Maryland 20.2%

People who have trouble concentrating on things (%)

  • Here 17.6%
  • Montgomery County 18.2%
  • Maryland 18.0%

People moving or speaking slowly or too fast (%)

  • Here 12.3%
  • Montgomery County 12.2%
  • Maryland 12.9%

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

  • Here 3.9%
  • Montgomery County 4.0%
  • State 4.1%

Kemp Mill residents on average take two prescription medicines.

Summary

Average number of prescription medicines taking

  • Here 2.3
  • Montgomery County 1.9
  • Maryland 2.0

Seventy seven percent of people living in Kemp Mill have at least one alcoholic drink per month. Twelve percent of people living here do not drink alcohol at all. People living here drink alcohol 4.8 days per month on average. They have 4.9 drinks per week. On average people living here have 5 or more drinks on 18 days a year.

Summary

People drinking some alcohol every month (%)

  • Here 76.6%
  • County 78.1%
  • Maryland 78.5%

People not drinking at all (%)

  • Here 12.1%
  • County 11.5%
  • Maryland 11.2%

Average days/month drinking alcohol

  • Here 4.8
  • Montgomery County 4.9
  • State 4.9

Average drinks/week

  • Here 4.9
  • Montgomery County 5.1
  • State 5.4

Average days/year people drink much

  • Kemp Mill 18.0
  • Montgomery County 19.4
  • State 22.0

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

Ninety seven percent of Kemp Mill 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 four percent have ever performed oral sex on a woman. Forty four percent have ever had anal sex with a woman. Seven percent of males in Kemp Mill 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 one percent have ever performed oral sex on a man. Thirty six percent have ever had anal sex. Ten percent of females have ever had any kind of sex with a woman. People in Kemp Mill 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 24 women. He has vaginal sex with 18 women. People living here were on average 22 years old when they first performed oral sex on a woman. In their lifetime they performed oral sex on average on four women. Males in their lifetime have anal or oral sex with 3.2 men on average. They have had 1.7 anal sex partners in their lifetime. People in Kemp Mill were 21 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 Kemp Mill has vaginal or anal sex 53 times a year. Forty nine percent have sex without using a condom. Females in Kemp Mill 18 years and older have had any kind of sex with 10 men on average. They have had eight male vaginal sex partners in their lifetimes. Women here have on average 0.4 female sex partners in their lifetimes. Seventy five percent of men 18 years old and older are circumcised.

Summary

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

  • Kemp Mill 97.3%
  • Montgomery County 96.8%
  • Maryland 97.2%

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

  • Kemp Mill 94.3%
  • County 93.4%
  • State 94.4%

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

  • Here 83.7%
  • Montgomery County 84.3%
  • Maryland 84.9%

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

  • Here 43.8%
  • Montgomery County 45.1%
  • Maryland 46.1%

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

  • Here 6.6%
  • County 6.7%
  • Maryland 5.7%

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

  • Kemp Mill 96.7%
  • County 96.3%
  • Maryland 96.8%

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

  • Here 81.4%
  • County 82.9%
  • State 81.7%

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

  • Kemp Mill 35.7%
  • County 37.0%
  • Maryland 37.0%

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

  • Kemp Mill 9.7%
  • Montgomery County 10.9%
  • Maryland 12.0%

Average age people first had sex

  • Here 17.3
  • Montgomery County 17.5
  • State 16.9

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

  • Here 23.7
  • County 23.7
  • Maryland 27.4

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

  • Kemp Mill 18.2
  • County 19.3
  • State 22.0

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

  • Kemp Mill 22.4
  • County 22.5
  • Maryland 22.4

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

  • Kemp Mill 3.9
  • County 4.4
  • State 4.6

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

  • Kemp Mill 3.2
  • Montgomery County 2.3
  • Maryland 2.0

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

  • Kemp Mill 1.7
  • County 1.2
  • State 1.1

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

  • Here 20.6
  • County 20.1
  • Maryland 20.1

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

  • Here 4.7
  • County 4.1
  • Maryland 4.1

People using protection when performing oral sex (%)

  • Here 8.0%
  • Montgomery County 8.4%
  • State 10.3%

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

  • Kemp Mill 53.3
  • Montgomery County 57.2
  • Maryland 57.5

People having sex without condom (%)

  • Here 49.2%
  • County 52.4%
  • Maryland 52.5%

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

  • Kemp Mill 9.9
  • Montgomery County 10.0
  • State 11.1

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

  • Kemp Mill 8.3
  • Montgomery County 8.8
  • State 9.5

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

  • Here 0.4
  • County 0.5
  • Maryland 0.5

Circumcised males 18+ (%)

  • Kemp Mill 74.5%
  • Montgomery County 74.8%
  • Maryland 78.6%

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

Eleven percent of households in Kemp Mill 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 (%)

  • Kemp Mill 10.8%
  • County 10.0%
  • Maryland 10.9%

Households using pesticides to kill weeds (%)

  • Kemp Mill 4.7%
  • County 4.6%
  • State 4.2%

Kemp Mill 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

  • Here 6.8
  • County 6.8
  • Maryland 6.8

People that has trouble sleeping (%)

  • Kemp Mill 29.7%
  • County 28.4%
  • Maryland 29.1%

Forty four percent of Kemp Mill residents currently smoke cigarettes.

Summary

People smoking cigarettes (%)

  • Here 43.9%
  • County 46.2%
  • Maryland 51.3%

Seventeen percent of Kemp Mill 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 two percent of people do moderate-intensity activities at work that cause small increases in breathing or heart rate such as brisk walking or carrying light loads for at least 10 minutes continuously. Twenty nine percent walk or bicycle for at least 10 minutes continuously to get to and from places. Twenty 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 17.0%
  • Montgomery County 17.8%
  • Maryland 19.5%

People doing moderate-intensity work activities (%)

  • Kemp Mill 32.3%
  • Montgomery County 33.2%
  • Maryland 35.1%

People walking or bicycling (%)

  • Kemp Mill 28.8%
  • Montgomery County 31.1%
  • State 31.2%

People doing vigorous-intensity recreational activities (%)

  • Here 20.4%
  • Montgomery County 23.8%
  • Maryland 22.3%

People doing moderate-intensity recreational activities (%)

  • Kemp Mill 42.1%
  • Montgomery County 45.2%
  • Maryland 42.9%

Average hours a day doing sedentary activities

  • Here 6.3
  • Montgomery County 6.3
  • Maryland 6.2

Average hours a day watching TV or videos

  • Kemp Mill 2.7
  • Montgomery County 2.6
  • Maryland 2.8

Average hours a day using computer

  • Here 1.3
  • County 1.4
  • State 1.3

Ten percent of Kemp Mill residents have ever been told by a doctor or other health professional that they had asthma. Four percent of people living here has anemia, sometimes called "tired blood" or "low blood". Four percent of people 16 years and older have ever been told by a doctor or other health care professional that they had psoriasis. Thirty 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. Thirteen percent of people living in Kemp Mill have ever received a blood transfusion. Twenty percent have trouble seeing, even when wearing glasses or contact lenses. Twenty eight percent of people 20 and older have arthritis. Five 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. Four 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. Three percent have ever had emphysema. Eight percent have another thyroid problem. Four percent have ever had chronic bronchitis. Three 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 9.9%
  • County 9.5%
  • State 10.4%

People with anemia (%)

  • Kemp Mill 3.7%
  • Montgomery County 3.5%
  • State 4.0%

People with psoriasis (%)

  • Here 3.7%
  • County 3.5%
  • State 3.4%

People with overweight (%)

  • Here 34.8%
  • County 32.9%
  • State 34.1%

Elderly people having difficulties in thinking or remembering (%)

  • Kemp Mill 19.7%
  • County 18.2%
  • State 18.9%

People who ever received blood transfusion (%)

  • Here 13.2%
  • Montgomery County 10.5%
  • Maryland 11.2%

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

  • Here 19.6%
  • Montgomery County 17.9%
  • Maryland 18.5%

People with arthritis (%)

  • Here 28.2%
  • County 22.1%
  • State 23.7%

People with gout (%)

  • Kemp Mill 4.7%
  • County 3.6%
  • State 3.8%

People with congestive heart failure (%)

  • Here 4.0%
  • County 2.6%
  • Maryland 3.1%

People with coronary heart disease (%)

  • Kemp Mill 4.1%
  • Montgomery County 2.7%
  • Maryland 2.8%

People with angina pectoris (%)

  • Kemp Mill 2.7%
  • County 1.9%
  • Maryland 2.0%

People who ever had heart attack (%)

  • Kemp Mill 4.4%
  • Montgomery County 3.0%
  • Maryland 3.3%

People who ever had stroke (%)

  • Here 4.5%
  • Montgomery County 3.2%
  • Maryland 3.6%

People with emphysema (%)

  • Here 3.4%
  • County 2.3%
  • State 2.8%

People with thyroid problem (%)

  • Here 7.8%
  • Montgomery County 7.1%
  • State 6.8%

People with chronic bronchitis (%)

  • Kemp Mill 3.7%
  • County 2.9%
  • State 3.4%

People with any liver condition (%)

  • Here 3.0%
  • County 2.7%
  • State 2.8%

People who ever had cancer or malignancy (%)

  • Here 10.2%
  • County 7.9%
  • State 8.0%

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

Sixty six percent of births in Kemp Mill were vaginal deliveries. Thirty four percent of deliveries were cesarean. 99.2 percent of deliveries resulted in live births. Fifty nine percent of pregnancies resulted in a delivery. Fifty five percent of women breastfeed their children. Twenty five percent of women in Kemp Mill 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). Seventy one percent have ever taken birth control pills for any reason. Six percent of women are currently taking birth control pills. Fourteen percent have ever used Depo-Provera or injectable birth control to prevent pregnancy. Twenty 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 65.6%
  • County 61.6%
  • State 62.7%

Cesarean deliveries (%)

  • Here 34.4%
  • Montgomery County 38.4%
  • State 37.3%

Deliveries resulted in a live birth (%)

  • Here 99.2%
  • County 99.2%
  • Maryland 99.2%

Pregnancies resulted in a delivery (%)

  • Here 59.1%
  • County 57.9%
  • Maryland 58.5%

Women breastfeeding newborns (%)

  • Here 55.3%
  • County 59.7%
  • Maryland 53.8%

Women that had a hysterectomy (%)

  • Here 24.8%
  • Montgomery County 18.8%
  • Maryland 20.7%

Women that had both ovaries removed (%)

  • Kemp Mill 12.8%
  • County 10.1%
  • State 10.7%

Women that have ever taken birth control pills (%)

  • Kemp Mill 70.7%
  • County 71.5%
  • Maryland 74.2%

Women taking birth control pills (%)

  • Kemp Mill 5.8%
  • County 7.8%
  • Maryland 7.8%

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

  • Kemp Mill 13.7%
  • County 15.4%
  • Maryland 16.9%

Women that have ever used female hormones (%)

  • Kemp Mill 20.0%
  • Montgomery County 15.4%
  • State 15.8%

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

People living in Kemp Mill report their general health condition on average at 56 percent. Four percent of them donate blood. Excluding tests they have had as part of blood donations, 38 percent of Kemp Mill residents have ever had their blood tested for the AIDS virus infection. Eight percent of people living in Kemp Mill are left-handed.

Summary

General health condition (%)

  • Kemp Mill 55.9%
  • County 57.6%
  • State 56.2%

Blood donors (%)

  • Here 4.2%
  • County 4.8%
  • Maryland 4.5%

Has blood ever tested for HIV virus (%)

  • Kemp Mill 38.4%
  • Montgomery County 41.4%
  • Maryland 44.1%

Left-handed people (%)

  • Here 7.9%
  • County 8.2%
  • Maryland 8.7%

People in Kemp Mill spend $365 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 Kemp Mill spends $77 on food at other stores monthly. This is four percent of their income. They spend $151 on eating out, including cafeterias at work or at school or on vending machines. This is seven percent of their income. They also spend $28 monthly on carried out or delivered food. This is one percent of their income.

Summary

Money monthly spent on food at supermarket/grocery store

  • Kemp Mill $365
  • Montgomery County $371
  • State $361

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

  • Here 21.5%
  • County 21.3%
  • State 23.4%

Money monthly spent on food at other stores

  • Here $77
  • Montgomery County $81
  • State $76

Income spent on food at other stores (%)

  • Kemp Mill 3.7%
  • County 4.0%
  • State 4.2%

Money monthly spent on eating out

  • Kemp Mill $151
  • Montgomery County $159
  • Maryland $144

Income spent on eating out (%)

  • Kemp Mill 6.6%
  • Montgomery County 6.9%
  • State 6.6%

Money monthly spent on carryout/delivered foods

  • Here $28
  • County $27
  • State $26

Income spent on carryout/delivered foods (%)

  • Kemp Mill 1.0%
  • Montgomery County 1.1%
  • State 1.2%

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

People living in Kemp Mill report their general condition of hearing on average at 79 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 six percent of people can hear a normal voice across a quiet room. Nineteen percent of Kemp Mill population have been bothered by ringing, roaring or buzzing in their ears or head. Thirty six 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. Thirteen percent of people in Kemp Mill had off-work exposure to loud noise.

Summary

Average condition of hearing (%)

  • Here 78.6%
  • Montgomery County 80.9%
  • Maryland 80.5%

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

  • Here 81.5%
  • County 82.3%
  • State 81.0%

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

  • Kemp Mill 95.6%
  • Montgomery County 95.7%
  • State 95.5%

Ears ringing, roaring, buzzing (%)

  • Here 19.0%
  • Montgomery County 17.1%
  • Maryland 18.1%

Had a job exposure to loud noise (%)

  • Kemp Mill 36.0%
  • County 35.1%
  • State 38.7%

Had off-work exposure to loud noise (%)

  • Here 13.2%
  • County 13.0%
  • State 14.7%

Twenty nine percent of Kemp Mill 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 (%)

  • Kemp Mill 28.5%
  • County 23.8%
  • Maryland 24.9%

Eighteen percent of Kemp Mill 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. Ten percent have difficulty walking without using any special equipment. Ten 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 (%)

  • Here 17.6%
  • County 15.2%
  • Maryland 17.1%

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

  • Kemp Mill 24.0%
  • Montgomery County 20.6%
  • Maryland 22.7%

People that need special equipment to walk (%)

  • Kemp Mill 10.0%
  • Montgomery County 7.6%
  • State 8.7%

People experiencing confusion/memory problems (%)

  • Here 9.5%
  • County 8.3%
  • Maryland 9.0%

People requiring special healthcare equipment (%)

  • Kemp Mill 9.3%
  • Montgomery County 6.6%
  • Maryland 7.5%

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

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