Health and Nutrition of Kingsley, MI Residents

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Forty six percent of Kingsley residents report that their diet is generally healthy. People here have milk to drink or on their cereal 23 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 five frozen meals or frozen pizzas on average monthly.

Summary

Diet health (%)

  • Here 45.8%
  • Grand Traverse County 47.5%
  • State 49.4%

Milk product consumption (# of products/month)

  • Here 22.9
  • County 22.2
  • State 21.0

Meals not home prepared (#/week)

  • Here 3.6
  • Grand Traverse County 3.4
  • State 3.6

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

  • Kingsley 2.2
  • County 1.9
  • Michigan 1.9

Ready-to-eat foods (#/month)

  • Kingsley 2.1
  • Grand Traverse County 1.7
  • Michigan 1.8

Frozen meals/pizza (#/month)

  • Here 4.7
  • Grand Traverse County 4.0
  • Michigan 3.6

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

The average Kingsley 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). Twenty two percent of people living here 30 years of age and older, are embarrassed because of their teeth, mouth or dentures. Twenty three percent think they might have gum disease (might have swollen gums, receding gums, sore or infected gums or loose teeth). Kingsley residents rate the overall health of their teeth and gums on average at 39 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 2.2
  • Grand Traverse County 2.1
  • State 2.0

People embarrassed because of mouth (%)

  • Kingsley 22.3%
  • Grand Traverse County 19.0%
  • Michigan 16.1%

People with gum disease (%)

  • Here 22.7%
  • Grand Traverse County 22.6%
  • State 21.3%

General health of teeth and gums (%)

  • Here 38.9%
  • County 43.0%
  • Michigan 46.5%

Average days a week using dental floss/device

  • Kingsley 2.7
  • Grand Traverse County 2.6
  • State 2.8

Average days a week using mouthwash for dental problem

  • Kingsley 2.7
  • County 2.7
  • State 2.9

Average number of teeth

  • Kingsley 21.8
  • Grand Traverse County 21.4
  • State 22.8

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

The average height of Kingsley residents 16 years and older is 67 inches. The average weight is 179 pounds. Their average BMI (Body Mass Index) is 29. Thirty seven 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)

  • Kingsley 67.0
  • County 66.9
  • Michigan 66.9

Average weight (pounds)

  • Here 179.4
  • County 181.3
  • Michigan 181.4

Average BMI

  • Kingsley 28.8
  • County 28.9
  • Michigan 28.8

People that are obese (%)

  • Here 37.0%
  • County 38.7%
  • Michigan 37.8%

People that ever were obese (%)

  • Kingsley 48.0%
  • Grand Traverse County 51.3%
  • Michigan 49.5%

People trying to lose weight (%)

  • Kingsley 32.9%
  • Grand Traverse County 33.3%
  • Michigan 35.4%

Sixty six percent of Kingsley residents have ever used marijuana or hashish. Twenty eight percent of people living here have ever used cocaine, crack cocaine, heroin or methamphetamine. Twenty five percent have ever used any form of cocaine, such as powder, 'crack', 'free base', and coca paste. Five percent have ever used heroin. Nineteen percent have ever used methamphetamines.

Summary

People that ever used marijuana or hashish (%)

  • Kingsley 65.7%
  • Grand Traverse County 67.3%
  • Michigan 64.4%

Ever used hard drugs (%)

  • Here 27.6%
  • Grand Traverse County 27.8%
  • Michigan 23.7%

Ever used any form of cocaine (%)

  • Here 24.7%
  • County 24.6%
  • State 21.6%

Ever used heroin (%)

  • Here 5.1%
  • Grand Traverse County 3.7%
  • Michigan 3.1%

Ever used methamphetamine (%)

  • Here 19.0%
  • Grand Traverse County 16.2%
  • Michigan 12.6%

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

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

  • Kingsley 9.0%
  • Grand Traverse County 10.8%
  • State 10.0%

Had a blood test for high blood sugar (%)

  • Here 42.2%
  • Grand Traverse County 46.3%
  • State 47.3%

People taking insulin (%)

  • Kingsley 2.7%
  • Grand Traverse County 3.3%
  • Michigan 3.2%

Kingsley 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
  • County 1.2
  • Michigan 1.1

Ten percent of Kingsley 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 eight percent of people above the age of 40 have ever had wisdom teeth removed. Thirty two percent have ever had their tonsils removed. Eighteen 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 seven percent have had two or more sinus infections.

Summary

People 40+ having problems with smell (%)

  • Kingsley 10.1%
  • Grand Traverse County 12.2%
  • Michigan 11.2%

People 40+ having problems with taste (%)

  • Here 6.1%
  • Grand Traverse County 6.0%
  • State 5.7%

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

  • Kingsley 67.7%
  • County 70.8%
  • Michigan 68.1%

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

  • Kingsley 32.1%
  • County 29.5%
  • State 28.8%

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

  • Kingsley 18.4%
  • County 17.1%
  • Michigan 16.1%

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

  • Kingsley 24.3%
  • County 24.2%
  • Michigan 21.8%

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

  • Here 47.2%
  • Grand Traverse County 43.8%
  • State 41.6%

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

Summary

People covered by health insurance (%)

  • Kingsley 67.2%
  • Grand Traverse County 72.2%
  • Michigan 75.0%

Nineteen percent of people living in Kingsley have been ever told by a doctor or other health professional that they had hypertension (also called high blood pressure). Twenty three percent of people take their blood pressure at home. Thirty three percent of people in Kingsley frequently check their blood cholesterol. Seventeen 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 19.0%
  • Grand Traverse County 24.1%
  • State 23.1%

Checking blood pressure at home (%)

  • Kingsley 23.2%
  • County 25.9%
  • Michigan 24.9%

Frequently checking blood cholesterol (%)

  • Here 33.0%
  • County 40.9%
  • State 42.5%

Has high cholesterol level (%)

  • Kingsley 17.0%
  • County 20.7%
  • State 19.0%

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

Thirty one percent of people living in Kingsley use sunscreen.

Summary

People using sunscreen (%)

  • Kingsley 30.6%
  • County 34.0%
  • State 35.0%

Twenty seven percent of Kingsley residents 18 years old and older have usually little interest or pleasure in doing things. Twenty eight 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 one percent of people often feel tired or have little energy. Thirty one percent are bothered by poor appetite or overeating. Twenty 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. Fourteen 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 26.7%
  • County 27.4%
  • Michigan 26.0%

People feeling down, depressed, or hopeless (%)

  • Here 27.8%
  • County 29.0%
  • State 26.7%

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

  • Here 43.3%
  • Grand Traverse County 44.0%
  • Michigan 41.7%

People feeling tired or having little energy (%)

  • Here 51.4%
  • County 53.1%
  • Michigan 51.3%

People with poor appetite or overeating (%)

  • Kingsley 31.4%
  • County 29.8%
  • State 27.7%

People feeling bad about themself (%)

  • Kingsley 20.0%
  • County 23.5%
  • State 21.1%

People who have trouble concentrating on things (%)

  • Kingsley 18.6%
  • County 20.6%
  • Michigan 19.0%

People moving or speaking slowly or too fast (%)

  • Kingsley 13.9%
  • County 15.3%
  • Michigan 13.4%

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

  • Here 4.2%
  • County 4.8%
  • Michigan 4.2%

Kingsley residents on average take two prescription medicines.

Summary

Average number of prescription medicines taking

  • Kingsley 1.9
  • Grand Traverse County 2.3
  • Michigan 2.1

Seventy eight percent of people living in Kingsley 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 4.5 days per month on average. They have 6.5 drinks per week. On average people living here have 5 or more drinks on 29 days a year.

Summary

People drinking some alcohol every month (%)

  • Here 78.2%
  • Grand Traverse County 80.9%
  • State 80.2%

People not drinking at all (%)

  • Kingsley 12.4%
  • Grand Traverse County 10.3%
  • State 10.5%

Average days/month drinking alcohol

  • Here 4.5
  • County 4.9
  • Michigan 5.1

Average drinks/week

  • Here 6.5
  • County 5.9
  • Michigan 5.6

Average days/year people drink much

  • Here 28.9
  • County 26.0
  • Michigan 23.7

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

Ninety eight percent of Kingsley 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 eight percent have ever performed oral sex on a woman. Fifty three percent have ever had anal sex with a woman. Three percent of males in Kingsley have ever had any kind of sex with a man, including oral or anal. Ninety eight percent of females have ever had vaginal sex with a man. Ninety one percent have ever performed oral sex on a man. Forty two percent have ever had anal sex. Twelve percent of females have ever had any kind of sex with a woman. People in Kingsley were 16 years old on average when they had sex for the first time. The average man in his lifetime had any kind of sex with 26 women. He has vaginal sex with 22 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 six women. People in Kingsley were 22 years old on average when they first performed oral sex on a man. They performed oral sex on average on three men in their lifetime. Eleven percent of people use protection, like a condom or dental dam, while performing oral sex. The average person in Kingsley has vaginal or anal sex 81 times a year. Fifty seven percent have sex without using a condom. Females in Kingsley 18 years and older have had any kind of sex with 11 men on average. They have had 10 male vaginal sex partners in their lifetimes. Women here have on average 0.6 female sex partners in their lifetimes. Eighty five percent of men 18 years old and older are circumcised.

Summary

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

  • Kingsley 98.4%
  • Grand Traverse County 97.6%
  • State 97.2%

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

  • Here 93.7%
  • Grand Traverse County 94.9%
  • Michigan 94.3%

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

  • Kingsley 88.0%
  • Grand Traverse County 89.1%
  • State 86.7%

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

  • Kingsley 53.4%
  • Grand Traverse County 51.3%
  • Michigan 47.8%

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

  • Here 3.0%
  • County 5.4%
  • Michigan 5.8%

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

  • Kingsley 98.2%
  • Grand Traverse County 97.9%
  • State 97.3%

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

  • Kingsley 90.5%
  • Grand Traverse County 86.0%
  • State 84.8%

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

  • Kingsley 41.6%
  • Grand Traverse County 40.9%
  • Michigan 39.0%

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

  • Kingsley 12.1%
  • Grand Traverse County 12.5%
  • Michigan 11.9%

Average age people first had sex

  • Here 15.9
  • Grand Traverse County 16.4
  • State 16.7

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

  • Here 26.1
  • Grand Traverse County 28.4
  • State 27.3

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

  • Kingsley 22.3
  • County 22.4
  • Michigan 21.5

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

  • Kingsley 19.8
  • Grand Traverse County 21.2
  • State 21.6

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

  • Kingsley 5.9
  • Grand Traverse County 6.0
  • Michigan 5.2

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

  • Here 22.2
  • County 20.3
  • Michigan 19.8

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

  • Kingsley 2.7
  • County 5.5
  • Michigan 4.7

People using protection when performing oral sex (%)

  • Kingsley 10.9%
  • County 7.9%
  • Michigan 9.2%

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

  • Kingsley 81.1
  • Grand Traverse County 64.4
  • State 60.7

People having sex without condom (%)

  • Here 56.9%
  • Grand Traverse County 57.6%
  • State 54.8%

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

  • Here 10.9
  • County 13.2
  • Michigan 11.3

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

  • Kingsley 10.3
  • County 11.7
  • Michigan 9.9

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

  • Here 0.6
  • Grand Traverse County 0.6
  • Michigan 0.5

Circumcised males 18+ (%)

  • Here 85.4%
  • Grand Traverse County 85.2%
  • State 82.0%

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

Eight percent of households in Kingsley 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 (%)

  • Here 8.1%
  • County 10.2%
  • State 10.3%

Households using pesticides to kill weeds (%)

  • Kingsley 2.6%
  • Grand Traverse County 4.5%
  • Michigan 4.3%

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

Kingsley 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

  • Kingsley 6.7
  • County 6.8
  • State 6.8

People that has trouble sleeping (%)

  • Kingsley 31.8%
  • Grand Traverse County 34.9%
  • Michigan 31.4%

Sixty five percent of Kingsley residents currently smoke cigarettes.

Summary

People smoking cigarettes (%)

  • Here 65.3%
  • Grand Traverse County 56.4%
  • State 52.0%

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

Twenty nine percent of Kingsley 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 four 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 three percent walk or bicycle for at least 10 minutes continuously to get to and from places. Fourteen 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 four 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 1.0 hours per day.

Summary

People doing vigorous-intensity work activities (%)

  • Kingsley 28.8%
  • County 23.4%
  • State 21.6%

People doing moderate-intensity work activities (%)

  • Kingsley 43.7%
  • County 39.2%
  • State 37.9%

People walking or bicycling (%)

  • Kingsley 32.6%
  • County 29.3%
  • Michigan 30.3%

People doing vigorous-intensity recreational activities (%)

  • Here 14.4%
  • Grand Traverse County 15.2%
  • State 20.2%

People doing moderate-intensity recreational activities (%)

  • Here 34.5%
  • Grand Traverse County 39.9%
  • State 42.8%

Average hours a day doing sedentary activities

  • Kingsley 5.6
  • County 6.0
  • Michigan 6.1

Average hours a day watching TV or videos

  • Here 2.8
  • Grand Traverse County 2.9
  • Michigan 2.8

Average hours a day using computer

  • Here 1.0
  • County 1.2
  • Michigan 1.3

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

Thirteen percent of Kingsley 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. Nineteen 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. Ten percent of people living in Kingsley have ever received a blood transfusion. Eighteen percent have trouble seeing, even when wearing glasses or contact lenses. Twenty five percent of people 20 and older have arthritis. Three 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. Three percent have been ever told by a doctor or other health professional that they had a stroke. Five percent have ever had emphysema. Seven percent have another thyroid problem. Four percent have ever had chronic bronchitis. Three percent of people had any kind of liver condition. Seven percent have ever had cancer or a malignancy of any kind.

Summary

People with asthma (%)

  • Here 12.9%
  • County 12.1%
  • State 10.8%

People with anemia (%)

  • Kingsley 2.9%
  • County 3.4%
  • State 3.5%

People with psoriasis (%)

  • Kingsley 4.5%
  • Grand Traverse County 4.1%
  • Michigan 3.8%

People with overweight (%)

  • Kingsley 32.7%
  • County 34.8%
  • Michigan 34.2%

Elderly people having difficulties in thinking or remembering (%)

  • Kingsley 19.2%
  • Grand Traverse County 24.5%
  • Michigan 19.6%

People who ever received blood transfusion (%)

  • Here 9.6%
  • Grand Traverse County 12.5%
  • Michigan 11.6%

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

  • Here 18.1%
  • Grand Traverse County 21.2%
  • State 18.7%

People with arthritis (%)

  • Kingsley 25.3%
  • County 28.6%
  • Michigan 25.6%

People with gout (%)

  • Here 2.9%
  • County 4.1%
  • Michigan 3.9%

People with congestive heart failure (%)

  • Here 4.1%
  • County 4.1%
  • State 3.4%

People with coronary heart disease (%)

  • Here 2.7%
  • Grand Traverse County 3.5%
  • Michigan 3.1%

People with angina pectoris (%)

  • Kingsley 2.1%
  • County 2.5%
  • Michigan 2.2%

People who ever had heart attack (%)

  • Here 4.1%
  • Grand Traverse County 4.4%
  • Michigan 3.7%

People who ever had stroke (%)

  • Here 3.5%
  • Grand Traverse County 4.5%
  • Michigan 3.8%

People with emphysema (%)

  • Here 4.8%
  • County 4.3%
  • State 3.1%

People with thyroid problem (%)

  • Kingsley 7.1%
  • County 8.0%
  • State 7.4%

People with chronic bronchitis (%)

  • Kingsley 3.9%
  • County 4.6%
  • Michigan 3.7%

People with any liver condition (%)

  • Kingsley 3.4%
  • Grand Traverse County 4.1%
  • Michigan 3.0%

People who ever had cancer or malignancy (%)

  • Kingsley 6.8%
  • Grand Traverse County 9.7%
  • Michigan 8.8%

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

Sixty three percent of births in Kingsley were vaginal deliveries. Thirty seven percent of deliveries were cesarean. 99.6 percent of deliveries resulted in live births. Sixty three percent of pregnancies resulted in a delivery. Fifty three percent of women breastfeed their children. Nineteen percent of women in Kingsley have ever had a hysterectomy, including a partial hysterectomy (that is, surgery to remove their uterus or womb). Ten percent had both of their ovaries removed (either when they had their uterus removed or at another time). Eighty percent have ever taken birth control pills for any reason. Ten percent of women are currently taking birth control pills. Nineteen percent have ever used Depo-Provera or injectable birth control to prevent pregnancy. Sixteen percent have ever used female hormones such as estrogen and progesterone, including any forms of female hormones, such as pills, cream, patch and injections, but do not include birth control methods or use for infertility.

Summary

Vaginal deliveries (%)

  • Here 63.4%
  • County 67.5%
  • State 64.3%

Cesarean deliveries (%)

  • Here 36.6%
  • County 32.5%
  • Michigan 35.7%

Deliveries resulted in a live birth (%)

  • Kingsley 99.6%
  • Grand Traverse County 99.4%
  • State 99.3%

Pregnancies resulted in a delivery (%)

  • Here 62.6%
  • Grand Traverse County 62.3%
  • Michigan 59.7%

Women breastfeeding newborns (%)

  • Here 53.2%
  • County 49.8%
  • Michigan 54.4%

Women that had a hysterectomy (%)

  • Kingsley 18.8%
  • County 24.4%
  • Michigan 22.2%

Women that had both ovaries removed (%)

  • Here 9.8%
  • County 13.1%
  • Michigan 11.8%

Women that have ever taken birth control pills (%)

  • Here 80.0%
  • County 73.9%
  • Michigan 75.4%

Women taking birth control pills (%)

  • Kingsley 10.0%
  • Grand Traverse County 7.2%
  • Michigan 8.3%

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

  • Here 19.0%
  • County 15.9%
  • Michigan 16.7%

Women that have ever used female hormones (%)

  • Here 16.2%
  • County 18.6%
  • State 18.0%

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

People living in Kingsley report their general health condition on average at 54 percent. Four percent of them donate blood. Excluding tests they have had as part of blood donations, 39 percent of Kingsley residents have ever had their blood tested for the AIDS virus infection. Eight percent of people living in Kingsley are left-handed.

Summary

General health condition (%)

  • Kingsley 53.7%
  • County 53.9%
  • State 56.1%

Blood donors (%)

  • Here 3.5%
  • County 4.0%
  • Michigan 4.7%

Has blood ever tested for HIV virus (%)

  • Kingsley 38.8%
  • County 38.5%
  • State 41.1%

Left-handed people (%)

  • Kingsley 7.8%
  • County 8.7%
  • Michigan 8.7%

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

People in Kingsley spend $366 per month on average on food for their families at supermarkets or grocery stores. This is 27 percent of their income. The average family in Kingsley spends $76 on food at other stores monthly. This is five percent of their income. They spend $124 on eating out, including cafeterias at work or at school or on vending machines. This is six 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

  • Here $366
  • Grand Traverse County $361
  • State $358

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

  • Kingsley 27.1%
  • Grand Traverse County 25.4%
  • State 23.7%

Money monthly spent on food at other stores

  • Kingsley $76
  • Grand Traverse County $66
  • State $72

Income spent on food at other stores (%)

  • Here 5.2%
  • Grand Traverse County 4.1%
  • State 4.3%

Money monthly spent on eating out

  • Here $124
  • Grand Traverse County $128
  • Michigan $141

Income spent on eating out (%)

  • Here 5.9%
  • County 6.6%
  • Michigan 7.0%

Money monthly spent on carryout/delivered foods

  • Kingsley $23
  • Grand Traverse County $22
  • State $25

Income spent on carryout/delivered foods (%)

  • Kingsley 1.1%
  • Grand Traverse County 1.3%
  • Michigan 1.3%

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

People living in Kingsley report their general condition of hearing on average at 78 percent. Seventy 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. Nineteen percent of Kingsley population have been bothered by ringing, roaring or buzzing in their ears or head. Fifty two 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 Kingsley had off-work exposure to loud noise.

Summary

Average condition of hearing (%)

  • Here 78.1%
  • Grand Traverse County 77.0%
  • State 79.2%

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

  • Here 70.9%
  • County 74.4%
  • State 78.9%

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

  • Kingsley 95.2%
  • County 93.9%
  • State 95.0%

Ears ringing, roaring, buzzing (%)

  • Here 19.4%
  • Grand Traverse County 23.5%
  • State 19.9%

Had a job exposure to loud noise (%)

  • Here 52.4%
  • County 47.9%
  • Michigan 42.8%

Had off-work exposure to loud noise (%)

  • Here 16.7%
  • Grand Traverse County 16.9%
  • State 15.8%

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Twenty five percent of Kingsley 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 24.8%
  • County 25.0%
  • State 25.8%

Eighteen percent of Kingsley 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 five percent are limited in the kind or amount of work they can do because of physical, mental or emotional problems. Eight 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. Six 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 (%)

  • Kingsley 18.3%
  • County 22.9%
  • Michigan 18.3%

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

  • Kingsley 25.1%
  • County 29.3%
  • Michigan 24.5%

People that need special equipment to walk (%)

  • Kingsley 8.0%
  • Grand Traverse County 10.8%
  • Michigan 9.2%

People experiencing confusion/memory problems (%)

  • Here 10.2%
  • Grand Traverse County 12.0%
  • State 9.6%

People requiring special healthcare equipment (%)

  • Here 5.9%
  • Grand Traverse County 8.6%
  • State 7.8%

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

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