Health and Nutrition of Lincolnshire, KY Residents

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Fifty six percent of Lincolnshire 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 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 one 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 (%)

  • Lincolnshire 55.7%
  • County 50.0%
  • Kentucky 49.3%

Milk product consumption (# of products/month)

  • Lincolnshire 21.4
  • County 21.0
  • Kentucky 21.6

Meals not home prepared (#/week)

  • Here 4.1
  • County 3.6
  • State 3.6

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

  • Lincolnshire 1.3
  • County 1.8
  • State 1.8

Ready-to-eat foods (#/month)

  • Here 1.6
  • County 1.8
  • State 1.8

Frozen meals/pizza (#/month)

  • Lincolnshire 3.0
  • County 3.5
  • State 3.8

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

The average Lincolnshire 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. Seventeen percent think they might have gum disease (might have swollen gums, receding gums, sore or infected gums or loose teeth). Lincolnshire residents rate the overall health of their teeth and gums on average at 55 percent. People living here aged 30 years and older, aside from brushing their teeth with toothbrush, use dental floss or any other device that clean between teeth on average three days per week. They also use mouthwash or other dental rinse products to treat dental disease or dental problems an average of three days per week. The average person living here (including children) has 23 teeth.

Summary

Average years since last visit a dentist

  • Here 1.7
  • Jefferson County 1.9
  • State 2.0

People embarrassed because of mouth (%)

  • Lincolnshire 14.2%
  • County 15.5%
  • Kentucky 16.6%

People with gum disease (%)

  • Lincolnshire 16.9%
  • County 20.9%
  • Kentucky 21.6%

General health of teeth and gums (%)

  • Lincolnshire 55.0%
  • County 47.1%
  • Kentucky 46.1%

Average days a week using dental floss/device

  • Lincolnshire 3.0
  • County 2.9
  • Kentucky 2.8

Average days a week using mouthwash for dental problem

  • Lincolnshire 2.5
  • Jefferson County 2.9
  • State 2.8

Average number of teeth

  • Here 22.6
  • Jefferson County 22.9
  • State 22.5

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

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

Summary

Average height (inches)

  • Lincolnshire 67.0
  • County 66.9
  • State 67.0

Average weight (pounds)

  • Lincolnshire 179.8
  • County 181.4
  • Kentucky 181.0

Average BMI

  • Lincolnshire 28.5
  • County 28.9
  • State 28.7

People that are obese (%)

  • Here 35.9%
  • County 38.2%
  • Kentucky 37.3%

People that ever were obese (%)

  • Lincolnshire 46.5%
  • Jefferson County 49.6%
  • Kentucky 49.2%

People trying to lose weight (%)

  • Here 39.7%
  • Jefferson County 35.8%
  • State 35.1%

Sixty six percent of Lincolnshire residents have ever used marijuana or hashish. Nineteen percent of people living here have ever used cocaine, crack cocaine, heroin or methamphetamine. Seventeen 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 (%)

  • Lincolnshire 65.7%
  • County 63.7%
  • Kentucky 65.6%

Ever used hard drugs (%)

  • Here 19.5%
  • Jefferson County 22.5%
  • Kentucky 24.5%

Ever used any form of cocaine (%)

  • Lincolnshire 17.3%
  • County 20.6%
  • State 22.2%

Ever used heroin (%)

  • Here 1.7%
  • County 3.1%
  • Kentucky 3.3%

Ever used methamphetamine (%)

  • Here 7.1%
  • Jefferson County 11.5%
  • State 13.4%

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

Twelve percent of people living in Lincolnshire have ever been told by a doctor or health professional that they have diabetes. Fifty three 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 (%)

  • Here 12.5%
  • Jefferson County 10.1%
  • Kentucky 9.8%

Had a blood test for high blood sugar (%)

  • Here 53.3%
  • Jefferson County 47.8%
  • Kentucky 46.6%

People taking insulin (%)

  • Lincolnshire 3.8%
  • Jefferson County 3.3%
  • State 3.1%

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

Lincolnshire 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 1.1
  • Kentucky 1.1

Twelve percent of Lincolnshire 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. Seven percent have been having problems with their ability to taste sweet, sour, salty or bitter foods and drinks. Sixty nine percent of people above the age of 40 have ever had wisdom teeth removed. Thirty five percent have ever had their tonsils removed. Fourteen 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 (%)

  • Here 11.9%
  • Jefferson County 11.0%
  • Kentucky 11.6%

People 40+ having problems with taste (%)

  • Here 6.8%
  • County 5.6%
  • Kentucky 5.9%

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

  • Lincolnshire 68.9%
  • Jefferson County 67.6%
  • State 69.4%

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

  • Here 34.5%
  • Jefferson County 29.2%
  • State 30.2%

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

  • Here 13.6%
  • County 15.6%
  • Kentucky 16.7%

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

  • Here 24.2%
  • County 21.0%
  • Kentucky 23.0%

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

  • Lincolnshire 46.7%
  • Jefferson County 41.7%
  • Kentucky 43.3%

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

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

Summary

People covered by health insurance (%)

  • Lincolnshire 83.2%
  • County 76.2%
  • State 74.7%

Twenty nine percent of people living in Lincolnshire 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. Fifty five percent of people in Lincolnshire frequently check their blood cholesterol. Twenty four 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 28.8%
  • County 23.9%
  • Kentucky 22.9%

Checking blood pressure at home (%)

  • Lincolnshire 25.8%
  • County 25.2%
  • Kentucky 25.1%

Frequently checking blood cholesterol (%)

  • Lincolnshire 55.0%
  • County 43.8%
  • State 41.8%

Has high cholesterol level (%)

  • Here 23.7%
  • Jefferson County 19.3%
  • Kentucky 19.2%

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

Forty four percent of people living in Lincolnshire use sunscreen.

Summary

People using sunscreen (%)

  • Here 44.4%
  • Jefferson County 34.9%
  • Kentucky 36.1%

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

Twenty one percent of Lincolnshire residents 18 years old and older have usually little interest or pleasure in doing things. Twenty three percent often feel down, depressed, or hopeless. Thirty eight percent of people living here have trouble falling or staying asleep, or sleep too much. Fifty percent of people often feel tired or have little energy. Twenty three 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. Fifteen percent have trouble concentrating on things, such as reading the newspaper or watching TV. Eleven 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. Three 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 21.0%
  • Jefferson County 25.5%
  • Kentucky 25.9%

People feeling down, depressed, or hopeless (%)

  • Lincolnshire 22.7%
  • County 26.3%
  • State 27.0%

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

  • Here 38.2%
  • Jefferson County 41.1%
  • Kentucky 42.3%

People feeling tired or having little energy (%)

  • Here 50.1%
  • County 50.8%
  • State 51.7%

People with poor appetite or overeating (%)

  • Lincolnshire 23.1%
  • Jefferson County 27.2%
  • Kentucky 27.7%

People feeling bad about themself (%)

  • Lincolnshire 20.9%
  • County 20.4%
  • State 21.4%

People who have trouble concentrating on things (%)

  • Lincolnshire 15.5%
  • County 18.4%
  • State 19.2%

People moving or speaking slowly or too fast (%)

  • Here 11.1%
  • County 12.9%
  • State 13.7%

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

  • Here 2.7%
  • County 4.1%
  • Kentucky 4.3%

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

Lincolnshire residents on average take two prescription medicines.

Summary

Average number of prescription medicines taking

  • Lincolnshire 2.5
  • County 2.1
  • Kentucky 2.2

Eighty one percent of people living in Lincolnshire have at least one alcoholic drink per month. Nine percent of people living here do not drink alcohol at all. People living here drink alcohol 5.7 days per month on average. They have 4.4 drinks per week. On average people living here have 5 or more drinks on 16 days a year.

Summary

People drinking some alcohol every month (%)

  • Lincolnshire 81.0%
  • County 79.5%
  • State 80.9%

People not drinking at all (%)

  • Lincolnshire 9.0%
  • County 10.9%
  • Kentucky 10.3%

Average days/month drinking alcohol

  • Lincolnshire 5.7
  • Jefferson County 5.1
  • Kentucky 5.1

Average drinks/week

  • Here 4.4
  • Jefferson County 5.5
  • State 5.7

Average days/year people drink much

  • Lincolnshire 16.0
  • County 23.0
  • State 24.2

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

Ninety seven percent of Lincolnshire residents 18 years and older have ever had vaginal, anal or oral sex. Ninety three percent of males have ever had vaginal sex with a woman. Eighty nine percent have ever performed oral sex on a woman. Thirty three percent have ever had anal sex with a woman. Nine percent of males in Lincolnshire 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 five percent have ever had anal sex. Eleven percent of females have ever had any kind of sex with a woman. People in Lincolnshire were 18 years old on average when they had sex for the first time. The average man in his lifetime had any kind of sex with 12 women. He has vaginal sex with nine women. People living here were on average 23 years old when they first performed oral sex on a woman. In their lifetime they performed oral sex on average on three women. Males in their lifetime have anal or oral sex with 2.5 men on average. They have had 0.9 anal sex partners in their lifetime. People in Lincolnshire were 19 years old on average when they first performed oral sex on a man. They performed oral sex on average on four men in their lifetime. Four percent of people use protection, like a condom or dental dam, while performing oral sex. The average person in Lincolnshire has vaginal or anal sex 52 times a year. Fifty seven percent have sex without using a condom. Females in Lincolnshire 18 years and older have had any kind of sex with 13 men on average. They have had 12 male vaginal sex partners in their lifetimes. Women here have on average 0.4 female sex partners in their lifetimes. Eighty nine percent of men 18 years old and older are circumcised.

Summary

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

  • Here 96.8%
  • Jefferson County 97.3%
  • State 97.2%

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

  • Here 93.4%
  • Jefferson County 94.5%
  • State 94.2%

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

  • Here 89.3%
  • County 86.4%
  • State 87.6%

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

  • Here 33.1%
  • County 47.3%
  • Kentucky 48.3%

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

  • Here 9.0%
  • County 5.8%
  • Kentucky 5.8%

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

  • Lincolnshire 97.3%
  • Jefferson County 97.3%
  • Kentucky 97.4%

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

  • Here 80.7%
  • County 84.1%
  • Kentucky 86.1%

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

  • Lincolnshire 34.6%
  • County 37.7%
  • State 39.7%

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

  • Lincolnshire 10.8%
  • Jefferson County 11.5%
  • Kentucky 11.8%

Average age people first had sex

  • Here 17.6
  • Jefferson County 16.8
  • Kentucky 16.7

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

  • Lincolnshire 12.2
  • County 27.1
  • State 26.0

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

  • Lincolnshire 8.5
  • Jefferson County 21.3
  • State 20.6

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

  • Here 22.6
  • Jefferson County 21.9
  • Kentucky 21.4

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

  • Lincolnshire 2.8
  • County 4.8
  • Kentucky 5.2

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

  • Lincolnshire 2.5
  • County 2.7
  • Kentucky 2.7

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

  • Here 0.9
  • Jefferson County 1.6
  • State 1.5

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

  • Lincolnshire 19.2
  • Jefferson County 19.8
  • Kentucky 19.9

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

  • Lincolnshire 4.4
  • County 4.9
  • Kentucky 5.2

People using protection when performing oral sex (%)

  • Here 4.5%
  • County 9.5%
  • Kentucky 8.4%

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

  • Here 52.2
  • County 59.6
  • Kentucky 62.9

People having sex without condom (%)

  • Here 57.2%
  • Jefferson County 53.7%
  • State 56.3%

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

  • Lincolnshire 13.3
  • County 11.1
  • Kentucky 11.6

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

  • Here 11.6
  • Jefferson County 9.6
  • State 10.2

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

  • Lincolnshire 0.4
  • Jefferson County 0.5
  • Kentucky 0.5

Circumcised males 18+ (%)

  • Here 88.8%
  • County 82.2%
  • Kentucky 84.1%

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

Ten percent of households in Lincolnshire 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 (%)

  • Lincolnshire 10.0%
  • County 10.3%
  • Kentucky 10.0%

Households using pesticides to kill weeds (%)

  • Lincolnshire 4.7%
  • Jefferson County 4.2%
  • Kentucky 4.2%

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

Summary

Average hours sleeping at night

  • Lincolnshire 6.9
  • County 6.8
  • State 6.8

People that has trouble sleeping (%)

  • Here 34.4%
  • Jefferson County 31.1%
  • State 32.5%

Forty two percent of Lincolnshire residents currently smoke cigarettes.

Summary

People smoking cigarettes (%)

  • Lincolnshire 42.3%
  • County 51.2%
  • State 52.7%

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

Sixteen percent of Lincolnshire 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. Twenty 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. Twenty 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. Fifty 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 seven 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 16.4%
  • County 21.2%
  • Kentucky 22.5%

People doing moderate-intensity work activities (%)

  • Lincolnshire 29.1%
  • Jefferson County 37.4%
  • Kentucky 38.4%

People walking or bicycling (%)

  • Here 29.4%
  • Jefferson County 29.9%
  • State 29.9%

People doing vigorous-intensity recreational activities (%)

  • Here 27.0%
  • County 20.6%
  • Kentucky 19.4%

People doing moderate-intensity recreational activities (%)

  • Lincolnshire 50.0%
  • County 42.9%
  • State 42.9%

Average hours a day doing sedentary activities

  • Lincolnshire 6.9
  • Jefferson County 6.2
  • Kentucky 6.1

Average hours a day watching TV or videos

  • Here 2.7
  • Jefferson County 2.8
  • State 2.8

Average hours a day using computer

  • Here 1.3
  • Jefferson County 1.3
  • Kentucky 1.2

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

Twelve percent of Lincolnshire 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 six percent are overweight. Twenty two 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. Fourteen percent of people living in Lincolnshire have ever received a blood transfusion. Seventeen percent have trouble seeing, even when wearing glasses or contact lenses. Twenty nine percent of people 20 and older have arthritis. Seven percent have ever been told they had gout. Three percent have congestive heart failure. Three 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. Four 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. Twelve percent have ever had cancer or a malignancy of any kind.

Summary

People with asthma (%)

  • Here 11.5%
  • County 10.7%
  • State 11.3%

People with anemia (%)

  • Here 2.8%
  • Jefferson County 3.7%
  • Kentucky 3.3%

People with psoriasis (%)

  • Here 3.6%
  • County 3.8%
  • State 4.0%

People with overweight (%)

  • Lincolnshire 36.0%
  • County 34.6%
  • State 34.0%

Elderly people having difficulties in thinking or remembering (%)

  • Lincolnshire 22.0%
  • Jefferson County 18.4%
  • State 20.6%

People who ever received blood transfusion (%)

  • Here 13.8%
  • County 11.7%
  • State 11.7%

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

  • Here 17.5%
  • Jefferson County 18.2%
  • Kentucky 18.6%

People with arthritis (%)

  • Lincolnshire 29.2%
  • County 25.8%
  • Kentucky 26.3%

People with gout (%)

  • Lincolnshire 6.5%
  • County 3.9%
  • Kentucky 3.9%

People with congestive heart failure (%)

  • Lincolnshire 3.3%
  • Jefferson County 3.4%
  • State 3.5%

People with coronary heart disease (%)

  • Here 3.5%
  • Jefferson County 3.0%
  • State 3.1%

People with angina pectoris (%)

  • Here 2.8%
  • Jefferson County 2.3%
  • Kentucky 2.3%

People who ever had heart attack (%)

  • Here 3.9%
  • County 3.7%
  • Kentucky 3.9%

People who ever had stroke (%)

  • Here 4.5%
  • Jefferson County 3.8%
  • State 3.9%

People with emphysema (%)

  • Lincolnshire 2.6%
  • County 3.0%
  • State 3.5%

People with thyroid problem (%)

  • Here 7.5%
  • County 7.7%
  • Kentucky 7.8%

People with chronic bronchitis (%)

  • Lincolnshire 4.2%
  • Jefferson County 3.7%
  • Kentucky 4.0%

People with any liver condition (%)

  • Lincolnshire 2.9%
  • Jefferson County 2.7%
  • State 3.2%

People who ever had cancer or malignancy (%)

  • Lincolnshire 12.4%
  • County 9.0%
  • State 9.2%

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

Seventy percent of births in Lincolnshire were vaginal deliveries. Thirty percent of deliveries were cesarean. 99.5 percent of deliveries resulted in live births. Sixty three percent of pregnancies resulted in a delivery. Forty percent of women breastfeed their children. Thirty one percent of women in Lincolnshire have ever had a hysterectomy, including a partial hysterectomy (that is, surgery to remove their uterus or womb). Seventeen percent had both of their ovaries removed (either when they had their uterus removed or at another time). Sixty nine percent have ever taken birth control pills for any reason. Six percent of women are currently taking birth control pills. Ten percent have ever used Depo-Provera or injectable birth control to prevent pregnancy. Twenty one 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 (%)

  • Lincolnshire 69.8%
  • Jefferson County 63.5%
  • State 65.0%

Cesarean deliveries (%)

  • Lincolnshire 30.2%
  • County 36.5%
  • Kentucky 35.0%

Deliveries resulted in a live birth (%)

  • Lincolnshire 99.5%
  • County 99.2%
  • Kentucky 99.4%

Pregnancies resulted in a delivery (%)

  • Lincolnshire 63.4%
  • County 59.1%
  • Kentucky 60.2%

Women breastfeeding newborns (%)

  • Lincolnshire 40.3%
  • County 53.8%
  • State 54.0%

Women that had a hysterectomy (%)

  • Here 30.5%
  • Jefferson County 22.7%
  • State 22.6%

Women that had both ovaries removed (%)

  • Here 16.6%
  • County 12.2%
  • Kentucky 12.3%

Women that have ever taken birth control pills (%)

  • Here 69.3%
  • Jefferson County 75.8%
  • State 76.0%

Women taking birth control pills (%)

  • Here 6.2%
  • County 8.6%
  • Kentucky 8.6%

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

  • Lincolnshire 10.2%
  • Jefferson County 16.3%
  • Kentucky 16.1%

Women that have ever used female hormones (%)

  • Lincolnshire 21.3%
  • County 18.5%
  • Kentucky 18.9%

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

People living in Lincolnshire report their general health condition on average at 59 percent. Five percent of them donate blood. Excluding tests they have had as part of blood donations, 39 percent of Lincolnshire residents have ever had their blood tested for the AIDS virus infection. Eight percent of people living in Lincolnshire are left-handed.

Summary

General health condition (%)

  • Lincolnshire 59.5%
  • County 56.4%
  • State 56.1%

Blood donors (%)

  • Here 5.2%
  • Jefferson County 4.7%
  • State 4.6%

Has blood ever tested for HIV virus (%)

  • Here 38.6%
  • County 41.4%
  • Kentucky 39.9%

Left-handed people (%)

  • Here 7.7%
  • Jefferson County 8.7%
  • Kentucky 8.5%

People in Lincolnshire spend $387 per month on average on food for their families at supermarkets or grocery stores. This is 20 percent of their income. The average family in Lincolnshire spends $73 on food at other stores monthly. This is three percent of their income. They spend $207 on eating out, including cafeterias at work or at school or on vending machines. This is eight percent of their income. They also spend $32 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 $387
  • County $356
  • State $358

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

  • Here 19.7%
  • County 23.3%
  • Kentucky 24.0%

Money monthly spent on food at other stores

  • Here $73
  • County $73
  • State $70

Income spent on food at other stores (%)

  • Lincolnshire 2.8%
  • Jefferson County 4.3%
  • State 4.2%

Money monthly spent on eating out

  • Here $207
  • County $142
  • State $141

Income spent on eating out (%)

  • Lincolnshire 8.3%
  • Jefferson County 6.8%
  • State 6.9%

Money monthly spent on carryout/delivered foods

  • Here $32
  • County $25
  • Kentucky $24

Income spent on carryout/delivered foods (%)

  • Lincolnshire 1.2%
  • County 1.3%
  • State 1.3%

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

People living in Lincolnshire report their general condition of hearing on average at 78 percent. Eighty 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 two percent of Lincolnshire population have been bothered by ringing, roaring or buzzing in their ears or head. Thirty one 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. Twelve percent of people in Lincolnshire had off-work exposure to loud noise.

Summary

Average condition of hearing (%)

  • Here 78.1%
  • County 79.4%
  • Kentucky 78.6%

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

  • Lincolnshire 80.4%
  • Jefferson County 79.3%
  • State 77.3%

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

  • Here 95.3%
  • Jefferson County 95.1%
  • State 94.6%

Ears ringing, roaring, buzzing (%)

  • Lincolnshire 22.1%
  • County 19.3%
  • State 20.7%

Had a job exposure to loud noise (%)

  • Lincolnshire 31.2%
  • County 41.6%
  • Kentucky 43.9%

Had off-work exposure to loud noise (%)

  • Here 11.9%
  • County 15.4%
  • State 16.1%

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

Twenty nine percent of Lincolnshire 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 28.9%
  • County 26.4%
  • Kentucky 26.1%

Sixteen percent of Lincolnshire 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 two percent are limited in the kind or amount of work they can do because of physical, mental or emotional problems. Nine percent have difficulty walking without using any special equipment. Eight 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 16.1%
  • Jefferson County 17.7%
  • State 19.0%

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

  • Lincolnshire 21.5%
  • County 24.0%
  • State 25.3%

People that need special equipment to walk (%)

  • Lincolnshire 9.4%
  • County 9.2%
  • State 9.4%

People experiencing confusion/memory problems (%)

  • Here 7.8%
  • Jefferson County 9.2%
  • State 9.9%

People requiring special healthcare equipment (%)

  • Here 8.7%
  • County 8.0%
  • Kentucky 7.8%

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

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