Health and Nutrition of Manvel, TX Residents

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Forty eight percent of Manvel 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 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 48.5%
  • Brazoria County 48.1%
  • State 48.0%

Milk product consumption (# of products/month)

  • Manvel 21.1
  • Brazoria County 20.4
  • State 20.0

Meals not home prepared (#/week)

  • Manvel 3.6
  • Brazoria County 3.7
  • State 3.7

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

  • Here 1.8
  • Brazoria County 1.9
  • Texas 1.9

Ready-to-eat foods (#/month)

  • Here 1.9
  • Brazoria County 2.0
  • State 2.0

Frozen meals/pizza (#/month)

  • Here 3.7
  • County 3.5
  • Texas 3.3

The average Manvel resident last visited a dentist two years ago (including all types of dentists, such as, orthodontists, oral surgeons, and all other dental specialists, as well as dental hygienists). Seventeen percent of people living here 30 years of age and older, are embarrassed because of their teeth, mouth or dentures. Twenty two percent think they might have gum disease (might have swollen gums, receding gums, sore or infected gums or loose teeth). Manvel 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 23 teeth.

Summary

Average years since last visit a dentist

  • Manvel 2.0
  • County 1.9
  • State 1.9

People embarrassed because of mouth (%)

  • Here 16.9%
  • County 16.7%
  • State 16.1%

People with gum disease (%)

  • Here 22.4%
  • Brazoria County 21.6%
  • Texas 21.0%

General health of teeth and gums (%)

  • Here 45.9%
  • County 45.7%
  • State 46.4%

Average days a week using dental floss/device

  • Here 2.8
  • County 2.8
  • State 2.9

Average days a week using mouthwash for dental problem

  • Here 2.8
  • County 2.9
  • State 3.0

Average number of teeth

  • Here 22.6
  • Brazoria County 23.4
  • Texas 23.7

The average height of Manvel residents 16 years and older is 67 inches. The average weight is 182 pounds. Their average BMI (Body Mass Index) is 29. Thirty eight percent of people living here are obese. Fifty percent have ever been obese. Thirty six percent have ever tried to lose weight.

Summary

Average height (inches)

  • Here 66.8
  • County 66.6
  • Texas 66.2

Average weight (pounds)

  • Here 181.6
  • County 180.1
  • Texas 177.4

Average BMI

  • Manvel 28.9
  • County 28.7
  • State 28.5

People that are obese (%)

  • Manvel 37.8%
  • Brazoria County 37.6%
  • State 37.2%

People that ever were obese (%)

  • Manvel 50.4%
  • County 49.3%
  • State 48.3%

People trying to lose weight (%)

  • Manvel 36.4%
  • Brazoria County 35.5%
  • Texas 36.0%

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

Summary

People that ever used marijuana or hashish (%)

  • Manvel 65.0%
  • County 63.3%
  • Texas 61.8%

Ever used hard drugs (%)

  • Here 25.9%
  • County 25.0%
  • Texas 22.8%

Ever used any form of cocaine (%)

  • Here 23.7%
  • Brazoria County 22.7%
  • State 20.9%

Ever used heroin (%)

  • Manvel 3.0%
  • County 2.7%
  • Texas 2.3%

Ever used methamphetamine (%)

  • Manvel 14.5%
  • County 14.0%
  • Texas 12.5%

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

Ten percent of people living in Manvel have ever been told by a doctor or health professional that they have diabetes. Forty eight 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 (%)

  • Here 10.3%
  • County 9.6%
  • State 9.3%

Had a blood test for high blood sugar (%)

  • Here 48.1%
  • County 46.3%
  • Texas 46.4%

People taking insulin (%)

  • Manvel 3.2%
  • County 2.9%
  • State 2.8%

Manvel 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
  • Brazoria County 1.1
  • Texas 1.1

Twelve percent of Manvel 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. Twenty eight percent have ever had their tonsils removed. Eighteen percent have lost consciousness because of a head injury. Twenty five percent have ever had a broken nose or other serious injury to face or skull. Forty one percent have had two or more sinus infections.

Summary

People 40+ having problems with smell (%)

  • Manvel 11.8%
  • County 11.5%
  • Texas 11.2%

People 40+ having problems with taste (%)

  • Here 6.4%
  • County 4.9%
  • Texas 5.0%

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

  • Here 68.4%
  • County 65.5%
  • Texas 65.0%

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

  • Manvel 27.9%
  • Brazoria County 25.3%
  • Texas 25.0%

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

  • Here 17.7%
  • County 15.6%
  • Texas 14.8%

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

  • Manvel 24.5%
  • County 21.5%
  • State 19.8%

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

  • Here 41.4%
  • Brazoria County 38.0%
  • Texas 36.0%

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

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

Summary

People covered by health insurance (%)

  • Here 72.5%
  • County 71.3%
  • State 72.1%

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

  • Manvel 22.8%
  • Brazoria County 19.6%
  • Texas 19.4%

Checking blood pressure at home (%)

  • Here 24.7%
  • Brazoria County 22.2%
  • State 21.7%

Frequently checking blood cholesterol (%)

  • Here 42.6%
  • County 39.1%
  • State 39.0%

Has high cholesterol level (%)

  • Here 19.5%
  • County 16.7%
  • Texas 16.3%

Thirty seven percent of people living in Manvel use sunscreen.

Summary

People using sunscreen (%)

  • Manvel 37.1%
  • County 33.8%
  • Texas 33.4%

Twenty seven percent of Manvel 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 two percent of people often feel tired or have little energy. Twenty eight percent are bothered by poor appetite or overeating. Twenty two percent often feel badly about themselves, that they are a failure or have let themselves or their families down. Twenty 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 (%)

  • Manvel 27.2%
  • County 26.9%
  • Texas 26.8%

People feeling down, depressed, or hopeless (%)

  • Here 28.0%
  • County 28.0%
  • Texas 27.6%

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

  • Manvel 43.2%
  • County 42.2%
  • Texas 41.2%

People feeling tired or having little energy (%)

  • Here 52.1%
  • Brazoria County 51.7%
  • Texas 51.3%

People with poor appetite or overeating (%)

  • Here 28.0%
  • Brazoria County 28.8%
  • Texas 28.6%

People feeling bad about themself (%)

  • Here 22.0%
  • Brazoria County 22.3%
  • State 21.2%

People who have trouble concentrating on things (%)

  • Manvel 19.8%
  • Brazoria County 20.2%
  • State 19.7%

People moving or speaking slowly or too fast (%)

  • Manvel 14.3%
  • County 15.2%
  • Texas 14.9%

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

  • Manvel 4.4%
  • Brazoria County 4.7%
  • State 4.5%

Manvel residents on average take two prescription medicines.

Summary

Average number of prescription medicines taking

  • Here 2.1
  • County 1.8
  • Texas 1.8

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

Eighty three percent of people living in Manvel 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 5.0 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 (%)

  • Here 82.7%
  • Brazoria County 81.2%
  • State 79.9%

People not drinking at all (%)

  • Manvel 8.8%
  • County 10.0%
  • Texas 10.4%

Average days/month drinking alcohol

  • Manvel 5.0
  • County 4.7
  • Texas 4.6

Average drinks/week

  • Here 5.8
  • County 5.7
  • Texas 5.4

Average days/year people drink much

  • Here 24.7
  • Brazoria County 23.6
  • Texas 21.6

Ninety eight percent of Manvel 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. Forty nine percent have ever had anal sex with a woman. Six percent of males in Manvel 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. Eighty seven percent have ever performed oral sex on a man. Forty four percent have ever had anal sex. Twelve percent of females have ever had any kind of sex with a woman. People in Manvel 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 29 women. He has vaginal sex with 24 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 1.7 men on average. They have had 0.9 anal sex partners in their lifetime. People in Manvel were 21 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. Seven percent of people use protection, like a condom or dental dam, while performing oral sex. The average person in Manvel has vaginal or anal sex 60 times a year. Fifty eight percent have sex without using a condom. Females in Manvel 18 years and older have had any kind of sex with 12 men on average. They have had 10 male vaginal sex partners in their lifetimes. Women here have on average 0.5 female sex partners in their lifetimes. Eighty percent of men 18 years old and older are circumcised.

Summary

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

  • Manvel 97.8%
  • Brazoria County 97.6%
  • State 97.5%

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

  • Here 94.9%
  • County 94.6%
  • State 93.4%

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

  • Here 88.9%
  • County 87.2%
  • Texas 85.2%

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

  • Here 48.5%
  • County 49.9%
  • Texas 49.5%

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

  • Here 5.9%
  • Brazoria County 6.4%
  • Texas 6.9%

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

  • Here 98.1%
  • County 97.4%
  • Texas 97.0%

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

  • Manvel 87.4%
  • County 85.1%
  • Texas 83.7%

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

  • Here 43.6%
  • Brazoria County 40.8%
  • Texas 39.9%

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

  • Manvel 11.8%
  • Brazoria County 12.7%
  • State 12.4%

Average age people first had sex

  • Here 16.7
  • Brazoria County 16.7
  • State 16.8

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

  • Here 28.8
  • County 28.3
  • State 26.6

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

  • Here 23.9
  • Brazoria County 23.4
  • Texas 21.8

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

  • Here 21.4
  • Brazoria County 21.1
  • Texas 21.2

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

  • Manvel 6.0
  • County 5.7
  • State 5.0

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

  • Here 1.7
  • County 2.0
  • State 2.0

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

  • Here 0.9
  • County 1.1
  • Texas 1.1

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

  • Here 20.7
  • County 19.8
  • State 19.9

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

  • Here 4.2
  • Brazoria County 4.2
  • State 3.8

People using protection when performing oral sex (%)

  • Manvel 6.8%
  • Brazoria County 9.3%
  • Texas 10.2%

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

  • Here 60.0
  • County 64.1
  • Texas 62.9

People having sex without condom (%)

  • Here 58.0%
  • Brazoria County 53.8%
  • Texas 50.7%

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

  • Here 11.5
  • County 11.1
  • State 10.0

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

  • Manvel 10.5
  • Brazoria County 9.9
  • Texas 8.9

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

  • Here 0.5
  • County 0.6
  • Texas 0.6

Circumcised males 18+ (%)

  • Manvel 79.7%
  • County 74.6%
  • Texas 70.3%

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

Ten percent of households in Manvel 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 (%)

  • Here 10.4%
  • Brazoria County 10.3%
  • Texas 10.3%

Households using pesticides to kill weeds (%)

  • Manvel 4.3%
  • County 4.6%
  • Texas 4.3%

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

Summary

Average hours sleeping at night

  • Here 6.8
  • Brazoria County 6.7
  • Texas 6.8

People that has trouble sleeping (%)

  • Here 32.5%
  • Brazoria County 29.6%
  • State 27.8%

Fifty two percent of Manvel residents currently smoke cigarettes.

Summary

People smoking cigarettes (%)

  • Manvel 51.9%
  • County 51.9%
  • Texas 49.8%

Twenty two percent of Manvel 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 eight 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 percent walk or bicycle for at least 10 minutes continuously to get to and from places. Nineteen 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 (%)

  • Manvel 21.9%
  • County 21.9%
  • Texas 20.3%

People doing moderate-intensity work activities (%)

  • Here 37.6%
  • Brazoria County 37.2%
  • State 35.2%

People walking or bicycling (%)

  • Here 30.3%
  • County 31.5%
  • State 32.3%

People doing vigorous-intensity recreational activities (%)

  • Manvel 19.0%
  • County 21.6%
  • State 21.8%

People doing moderate-intensity recreational activities (%)

  • Here 42.7%
  • County 42.8%
  • Texas 42.1%

Average hours a day doing sedentary activities

  • Manvel 6.1
  • County 5.9
  • State 5.9

Average hours a day watching TV or videos

  • Manvel 2.7
  • County 2.7
  • Texas 2.6

Average hours a day using computer

  • Manvel 1.2
  • Brazoria County 1.3
  • Texas 1.3

Eleven percent of Manvel 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 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 Manvel have ever received a blood transfusion. Twenty percent have trouble seeing, even when wearing glasses or contact lenses. Twenty seven percent of people 20 and older have arthritis. Four percent have ever been told they had gout. Three 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. Seven percent have another thyroid problem. Four percent have ever had chronic bronchitis. Four percent of people had any kind of liver condition. Eight percent have ever had cancer or a malignancy of any kind.

Summary

People with asthma (%)

  • Here 10.7%
  • County 10.0%
  • State 9.7%

People with anemia (%)

  • Here 3.1%
  • County 3.3%
  • Texas 3.5%

People with psoriasis (%)

  • Here 4.2%
  • Brazoria County 3.4%
  • Texas 3.2%

People with overweight (%)

  • Here 35.6%
  • County 33.3%
  • Texas 33.0%

Elderly people having difficulties in thinking or remembering (%)

  • Here 21.0%
  • County 21.3%
  • Texas 20.4%

People who ever received blood transfusion (%)

  • Here 11.7%
  • Brazoria County 10.2%
  • State 10.2%

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

  • Manvel 20.1%
  • County 20.2%
  • Texas 20.0%

People with arthritis (%)

  • Here 26.8%
  • County 22.4%
  • State 21.6%

People with gout (%)

  • Here 3.9%
  • County 3.3%
  • Texas 3.0%

People with congestive heart failure (%)

  • Manvel 3.2%
  • County 2.6%
  • Texas 2.6%

People with coronary heart disease (%)

  • Manvel 3.3%
  • County 2.6%
  • State 2.6%

People with angina pectoris (%)

  • Here 2.1%
  • Brazoria County 1.8%
  • Texas 1.7%

People who ever had heart attack (%)

  • Here 3.9%
  • Brazoria County 3.2%
  • State 3.0%

People who ever had stroke (%)

  • Manvel 3.7%
  • Brazoria County 3.2%
  • Texas 3.2%

People with emphysema (%)

  • Manvel 3.8%
  • Brazoria County 2.6%
  • State 2.3%

People with thyroid problem (%)

  • Manvel 7.0%
  • County 6.4%
  • State 6.4%

People with chronic bronchitis (%)

  • Manvel 3.8%
  • County 3.1%
  • Texas 2.8%

People with any liver condition (%)

  • Here 3.8%
  • County 3.3%
  • Texas 3.0%

People who ever had cancer or malignancy (%)

  • Manvel 8.5%
  • County 7.1%
  • State 6.7%

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

Sixty four percent of births in Manvel were vaginal deliveries. Thirty six percent of deliveries were cesarean. 99.2 percent of deliveries resulted in live births. Sixty one percent of pregnancies resulted in a delivery. Fifty eight percent of women breastfeed their children. Twenty two percent of women in Manvel 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 seven percent have ever taken birth control pills for any reason. Seven percent of women are currently taking birth control pills. Seventeen percent have ever used Depo-Provera or injectable birth control to prevent pregnancy. Eighteen 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 64.3%
  • County 63.9%
  • Texas 62.8%

Cesarean deliveries (%)

  • Manvel 35.7%
  • Brazoria County 36.1%
  • State 37.2%

Deliveries resulted in a live birth (%)

  • Manvel 99.2%
  • County 99.3%
  • State 99.2%

Pregnancies resulted in a delivery (%)

  • Manvel 60.9%
  • County 59.8%
  • State 59.4%

Women breastfeeding newborns (%)

  • Manvel 58.5%
  • Brazoria County 57.0%
  • State 59.5%

Women that had a hysterectomy (%)

  • Here 22.2%
  • County 18.6%
  • Texas 17.6%

Women that had both ovaries removed (%)

  • Manvel 11.7%
  • Brazoria County 9.8%
  • Texas 9.2%

Women that have ever taken birth control pills (%)

  • Manvel 77.2%
  • County 73.0%
  • State 71.7%

Women taking birth control pills (%)

  • Manvel 7.2%
  • Brazoria County 7.1%
  • State 6.9%

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

  • Manvel 17.1%
  • Brazoria County 18.2%
  • State 19.0%

Women that have ever used female hormones (%)

  • Manvel 18.4%
  • County 15.0%
  • State 14.4%

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

People living in Manvel report their general health condition on average at 55 percent. Four percent of them donate blood. Excluding tests they have had as part of blood donations, 42 percent of Manvel residents have ever had their blood tested for the AIDS virus infection. Nine percent of people living in Manvel are left-handed.

Summary

General health condition (%)

  • Here 55.3%
  • County 55.4%
  • Texas 55.5%

Blood donors (%)

  • Here 4.4%
  • Brazoria County 4.7%
  • State 4.7%

Has blood ever tested for HIV virus (%)

  • Here 42.2%
  • County 42.1%
  • Texas 41.2%

Left-handed people (%)

  • Manvel 8.7%
  • Brazoria County 8.3%
  • State 7.8%

People in Manvel spend $375 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 Manvel spends $71 on food at other stores monthly. This is four percent of their income. They spend $148 on eating out, including cafeterias at work or at school or on vending machines. This is seven percent of their income. They also spend $29 monthly on carried out or delivered food. This is one percent of their income.

Summary

Money monthly spent on food at supermarket/grocery store

  • Manvel $375
  • County $370
  • Texas $370

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

  • Here 23.9%
  • Brazoria County 23.6%
  • State 23.7%

Money monthly spent on food at other stores

  • Here $71
  • Brazoria County $80
  • Texas $82

Income spent on food at other stores (%)

  • Here 4.0%
  • County 4.4%
  • Texas 4.5%

Money monthly spent on eating out

  • Here $148
  • Brazoria County $146
  • State $146

Income spent on eating out (%)

  • Manvel 7.1%
  • Brazoria County 7.3%
  • Texas 7.7%

Money monthly spent on carryout/delivered foods

  • Manvel $29
  • County $27
  • State $27

Income spent on carryout/delivered foods (%)

  • Manvel 1.1%
  • Brazoria County 1.3%
  • Texas 1.2%

People living in Manvel report their general condition of hearing on average at 79 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 four percent of people can hear a normal voice across a quiet room. Twenty one percent of Manvel population have been bothered by ringing, roaring or buzzing in their ears or head. Forty four percent of people living here have ever had a job where they were exposed to loud sounds or noise. Loud means so loud that they must speak in a raised voice to be heard. Sixteen percent of people in Manvel had off-work exposure to loud noise.

Summary

Average condition of hearing (%)

  • Manvel 78.7%
  • Brazoria County 80.0%
  • Texas 80.4%

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

  • Manvel 76.7%
  • County 79.9%
  • Texas 81.7%

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

  • Here 94.2%
  • Brazoria County 95.1%
  • State 95.5%

Ears ringing, roaring, buzzing (%)

  • Manvel 21.5%
  • County 19.2%
  • Texas 17.6%

Had a job exposure to loud noise (%)

  • Manvel 44.1%
  • County 42.8%
  • Texas 39.9%

Had off-work exposure to loud noise (%)

  • Here 16.1%
  • Brazoria County 15.2%
  • State 14.1%

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

Twenty four percent of Manvel 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 (%)

  • Manvel 23.8%
  • Brazoria County 22.7%
  • Texas 23.8%

Nineteen percent of Manvel 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. Nine 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. Seven 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 (%)

  • Manvel 19.5%
  • Brazoria County 17.2%
  • Texas 16.0%

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

  • Here 25.8%
  • Brazoria County 22.5%
  • Texas 21.3%

People that need special equipment to walk (%)

  • Here 9.0%
  • County 7.9%
  • Texas 7.7%

People experiencing confusion/memory problems (%)

  • Here 10.1%
  • County 9.7%
  • State 9.3%

People requiring special healthcare equipment (%)

  • Manvel 7.0%
  • County 6.3%
  • State 6.4%

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

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