Health and Nutrition of Middleton, TN Residents

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Forty five percent of Middleton 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 two 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 one "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 (%)

  • Here 45.2%
  • County 49.8%
  • Tennessee 48.2%

Milk product consumption (# of products/month)

  • Here 22.8
  • Hardeman County 19.7
  • State 21.4

Meals not home prepared (#/week)

  • Middleton 2.4
  • Hardeman County 3.7
  • Tennessee 3.5

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

  • Middleton 1.4
  • County 2.0
  • Tennessee 1.9

Ready-to-eat foods (#/month)

  • Here 0.9
  • Hardeman County 1.6
  • State 1.7

Frozen meals/pizza (#/month)

  • Middleton 3.3
  • County 3.1
  • Tennessee 3.8

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

The average Middleton 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 one 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). Middleton residents rate the overall health of their teeth and gums on average at 41 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 two 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 18 teeth.

Summary

Average years since last visit a dentist

  • Here 2.5
  • County 2.1
  • Tennessee 2.1

People embarrassed because of mouth (%)

  • Here 21.5%
  • County 14.8%
  • Tennessee 17.4%

People with gum disease (%)

  • Here 20.1%
  • Hardeman County 20.4%
  • State 22.0%

General health of teeth and gums (%)

  • Here 41.2%
  • Hardeman County 46.5%
  • Tennessee 44.4%

Average days a week using dental floss/device

  • Here 2.3
  • Hardeman County 2.8
  • State 2.7

Average days a week using mouthwash for dental problem

  • Middleton 3.0
  • Hardeman County 3.1
  • State 2.9

Average number of teeth

  • Middleton 18.3
  • Hardeman County 23.4
  • State 22.1

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

The average height of Middleton residents 16 years and older is 64 inches. The average weight is 169 pounds. Their average BMI (Body Mass Index) is 29. Forty three percent of people living here are obese. Fifty five percent have ever been obese. Thirty three percent have ever tried to lose weight.

Summary

Average height (inches)

  • Here 64.0
  • Hardeman County 67.3
  • State 66.9

Average weight (pounds)

  • Middleton 168.7
  • County 186.3
  • Tennessee 181.6

Average BMI

  • Middleton 29.3
  • Hardeman County 29.3
  • State 28.9

People that are obese (%)

  • Here 43.5%
  • Hardeman County 40.5%
  • Tennessee 38.5%

People that ever were obese (%)

  • Here 55.1%
  • Hardeman County 51.9%
  • State 50.4%

People trying to lose weight (%)

  • Middleton 33.1%
  • County 34.1%
  • State 34.0%

Sixty six percent of Middleton residents have ever used marijuana or hashish. Twenty four 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. Three percent have ever used heroin. Twelve percent have ever used methamphetamines.

Summary

People that ever used marijuana or hashish (%)

  • Middleton 65.7%
  • Hardeman County 63.3%
  • State 65.2%

Ever used hard drugs (%)

  • Middleton 24.3%
  • Hardeman County 20.3%
  • Tennessee 24.2%

Ever used any form of cocaine (%)

  • Middleton 18.1%
  • County 19.0%
  • State 21.7%

Ever used heroin (%)

  • Here 3.2%
  • County 3.1%
  • Tennessee 3.4%

Ever used methamphetamine (%)

  • Here 11.7%
  • County 8.7%
  • Tennessee 13.0%

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

Fifteen percent of people living in Middleton 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. Five percent of city residents are currently taking insulin.

Summary

Diabetics (%)

  • Here 15.4%
  • Hardeman County 10.6%
  • State 10.5%

Had a blood test for high blood sugar (%)

  • Middleton 50.6%
  • Hardeman County 46.8%
  • State 46.8%

People taking insulin (%)

  • Middleton 4.5%
  • County 3.6%
  • State 3.3%

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

Middleton 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 1.5
  • Hardeman County 1.2
  • Tennessee 1.2

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

Thirteen percent of Middleton 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. Eight percent have been having problems with their ability to taste sweet, sour, salty or bitter foods and drinks. Seventy two percent of people above the age of 40 have ever had wisdom teeth removed. Twenty one percent have ever had their tonsils removed. Nine percent have lost consciousness because of a head injury. Sixteen percent have ever had a broken nose or other serious injury to face or skull. Forty percent have had two or more sinus infections.

Summary

People 40+ having problems with smell (%)

  • Middleton 13.2%
  • County 9.7%
  • State 11.4%

People 40+ having problems with taste (%)

  • Middleton 8.0%
  • Hardeman County 5.2%
  • Tennessee 6.1%

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

  • Middleton 71.9%
  • Hardeman County 63.5%
  • Tennessee 67.9%

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

  • Middleton 21.3%
  • Hardeman County 26.6%
  • State 27.7%

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

  • Middleton 8.6%
  • County 14.5%
  • Tennessee 15.7%

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

  • Middleton 16.0%
  • County 18.5%
  • State 22.2%

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

  • Here 40.1%
  • County 38.3%
  • State 41.0%

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

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

Summary

People covered by health insurance (%)

  • Middleton 71.7%
  • Hardeman County 74.6%
  • State 73.6%

Thirty five percent of people living in Middleton have been ever told by a doctor or other health professional that they had hypertension (also called high blood pressure). Thirty percent of people take their blood pressure at home. Forty eight percent of people in Middleton frequently check their blood cholesterol. Twenty five 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 34.9%
  • County 24.5%
  • State 23.8%

Checking blood pressure at home (%)

  • Here 29.7%
  • County 23.3%
  • State 25.3%

Frequently checking blood cholesterol (%)

  • Here 48.1%
  • Hardeman County 44.6%
  • State 42.1%

Has high cholesterol level (%)

  • Middleton 24.8%
  • County 18.7%
  • Tennessee 19.7%

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

Twenty nine percent of people living in Middleton use sunscreen.

Summary

People using sunscreen (%)

  • Here 28.8%
  • Hardeman County 27.4%
  • State 31.8%

Twenty eight percent of Middleton residents 18 years old and older have usually little interest or pleasure in doing things. Thirty one percent often feel down, depressed, or hopeless. Forty four percent of people living here have trouble falling or staying asleep, or sleep too much. Fifty seven percent of people often feel tired or have little energy. Thirty six percent are bothered by poor appetite or overeating. Twenty nine 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. Eighteen 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. Five 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 (%)

  • Middleton 28.0%
  • Hardeman County 25.6%
  • State 26.6%

People feeling down, depressed, or hopeless (%)

  • Here 30.7%
  • County 26.3%
  • State 27.5%

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

  • Here 43.6%
  • Hardeman County 38.2%
  • Tennessee 41.9%

People feeling tired or having little energy (%)

  • Middleton 56.6%
  • Hardeman County 48.2%
  • Tennessee 51.3%

People with poor appetite or overeating (%)

  • Here 36.2%
  • County 27.4%
  • Tennessee 28.8%

People feeling bad about themself (%)

  • Here 28.8%
  • County 19.8%
  • Tennessee 21.7%

People who have trouble concentrating on things (%)

  • Here 20.1%
  • County 17.6%
  • Tennessee 19.1%

People moving or speaking slowly or too fast (%)

  • Middleton 17.6%
  • County 13.5%
  • State 14.5%

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

  • Here 4.9%
  • Hardeman County 4.1%
  • Tennessee 4.5%

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

Middleton residents on average take three prescription medicines.

Summary

Average number of prescription medicines taking

  • Middleton 2.9
  • Hardeman County 2.0
  • State 2.2

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

Sixty eight percent of people living in Middleton have at least one alcoholic drink per month. Seventeen percent of people living here do not drink alcohol at all. People living here drink alcohol 2.8 days per month on average. They have 3.8 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 68.5%
  • County 77.8%
  • State 79.7%

People not drinking at all (%)

  • Here 17.1%
  • Hardeman County 11.4%
  • State 10.8%

Average days/month drinking alcohol

  • Here 2.8
  • County 5.4
  • Tennessee 4.9

Average drinks/week

  • Middleton 3.8
  • County 6.1
  • Tennessee 5.7

Average days/year people drink much

  • Middleton 17.9
  • Hardeman County 25.9
  • Tennessee 24.9

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

Ninety seven percent of Middleton residents 18 years and older have ever had vaginal, anal or oral sex. Ninety six percent of males have ever had vaginal sex with a woman. Seventy eight percent have ever performed oral sex on a woman. Thirty nine percent have ever had anal sex with a woman. Two percent of males in Middleton 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. Seventy six percent have ever performed oral sex on a man. Thirty five percent have ever had anal sex. Fourteen percent of females have ever had any kind of sex with a woman. People in Middleton 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 38 women. He has vaginal sex with 28 women. People living here were on average 25 years old when they first performed oral sex on a woman. People in Middleton were 19 years old on average when they first performed oral sex on a man. They performed oral sex on average on seven men in their lifetime. Ten percent of people use protection, like a condom or dental dam, while performing oral sex. The average person in Middleton has vaginal or anal sex 55 times a year. Fifty six percent have sex without using a condom. Females in Middleton 18 years and older have had any kind of sex with 15 men on average. They have had 12 male vaginal sex partners in their lifetimes. Women here have on average 0.5 female sex partners in their lifetimes. Seventy percent of men 18 years old and older are circumcised.

Summary

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

  • Here 97.1%
  • County 97.3%
  • Tennessee 97.3%

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

  • Middleton 95.9%
  • County 94.0%
  • State 94.4%

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

  • Here 77.7%
  • Hardeman County 82.6%
  • State 86.4%

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

  • Middleton 39.3%
  • Hardeman County 43.2%
  • Tennessee 48.4%

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

  • Here 1.8%
  • County 5.6%
  • Tennessee 5.4%

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

  • Here 96.8%
  • Hardeman County 97.6%
  • Tennessee 97.3%

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

  • Here 75.8%
  • Hardeman County 79.6%
  • Tennessee 83.3%

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

  • Middleton 35.4%
  • County 34.9%
  • Tennessee 38.9%

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

  • Here 14.4%
  • Hardeman County 12.0%
  • Tennessee 12.7%

Average age people first had sex

  • Middleton 16.3
  • Hardeman County 16.6
  • State 16.5

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

  • Middleton 38.3
  • Hardeman County 30.8
  • State 27.7

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

  • Middleton 27.5
  • County 23.9
  • Tennessee 22.1

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

  • Here 24.7
  • Hardeman County 22.0
  • State 21.6

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

  • Here 19.2
  • County 19.1
  • Tennessee 20.3

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

  • Middleton 7.0
  • County 3.8
  • State 4.9

People using protection when performing oral sex (%)

  • Middleton 10.0%
  • Hardeman County 14.7%
  • Tennessee 9.9%

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

  • Here 55.0
  • County 55.5
  • State 61.8

People having sex without condom (%)

  • Middleton 56.4%
  • County 48.0%
  • Tennessee 54.4%

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

  • Here 14.6
  • Hardeman County 10.9
  • State 12.0

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

  • Middleton 12.1
  • County 8.8
  • State 10.5

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

  • Middleton 0.5
  • County 0.6
  • Tennessee 0.6

Circumcised males 18+ (%)

  • Middleton 70.0%
  • County 77.7%
  • State 81.9%

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

Thirteen percent of households in Middleton 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 12.9%
  • County 10.4%
  • Tennessee 10.6%

Households using pesticides to kill weeds (%)

  • Here 4.2%
  • County 3.9%
  • Tennessee 4.2%

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

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

Summary

Average hours sleeping at night

  • Here 6.9
  • Hardeman County 6.8
  • Tennessee 6.8

People that has trouble sleeping (%)

  • Here 36.3%
  • County 28.2%
  • State 31.8%

Fifty six percent of Middleton residents currently smoke cigarettes.

Summary

People smoking cigarettes (%)

  • Here 56.3%
  • Hardeman County 53.2%
  • State 55.0%

Nine percent of Middleton 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 six 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 seven percent walk or bicycle for at least 10 minutes continuously to get to and from places. 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. Thirty five 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 1.1 hours per day.

Summary

People doing vigorous-intensity work activities (%)

  • Here 9.4%
  • Hardeman County 22.0%
  • Tennessee 21.9%

People doing moderate-intensity work activities (%)

  • Here 26.4%
  • County 36.8%
  • Tennessee 37.0%

People walking or bicycling (%)

  • Middleton 27.5%
  • County 31.4%
  • State 30.5%

People doing vigorous-intensity recreational activities (%)

  • Middleton 7.5%
  • County 22.6%
  • State 18.2%

People doing moderate-intensity recreational activities (%)

  • Middleton 34.8%
  • County 39.5%
  • State 40.6%

Average hours a day doing sedentary activities

  • Middleton 5.9
  • County 6.0
  • State 6.1

Average hours a day watching TV or videos

  • Middleton 3.3
  • Hardeman County 2.9
  • Tennessee 2.9

Average hours a day using computer

  • Here 1.1
  • Hardeman County 1.3
  • State 1.2

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

Sixteen percent of Middleton residents have ever been told by a doctor or other health professional that they had asthma. Seven percent of people living here has anemia, sometimes called "tired blood" or "low blood". Two percent of people 16 years and older have ever been told by a doctor or other health care professional that they had psoriasis. Thirty seven percent are overweight. Thirty four 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. Twenty percent of people living in Middleton have ever received a blood transfusion. Twenty nine percent have trouble seeing, even when wearing glasses or contact lenses. Thirty five percent of people 20 and older have arthritis. Five percent have ever been told they had gout. Five percent have congestive heart failure. Four percent have coronary heart disease. Three percent have angina, also called angina pectoris. Five percent have ever had a heart attack, also called myocardial infarction. Seven percent have been ever told by a doctor or other health professional that they had a stroke. Three percent have ever had emphysema. Eleven percent have another thyroid problem. Six percent have ever had chronic bronchitis. Five 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 (%)

  • Middleton 15.7%
  • County 10.1%
  • State 11.6%

People with anemia (%)

  • Middleton 6.7%
  • County 3.7%
  • Tennessee 3.8%

People with psoriasis (%)

  • Middleton 2.5%
  • Hardeman County 3.0%
  • State 3.7%

People with overweight (%)

  • Middleton 36.9%
  • Hardeman County 34.3%
  • State 33.9%

Elderly people having difficulties in thinking or remembering (%)

  • Middleton 34.4%
  • Hardeman County 15.3%
  • Tennessee 22.3%

People who ever received blood transfusion (%)

  • Here 19.7%
  • Hardeman County 10.8%
  • State 12.0%

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

  • Here 28.5%
  • County 17.9%
  • Tennessee 19.7%

People with arthritis (%)

  • Middleton 35.4%
  • Hardeman County 23.9%
  • Tennessee 26.3%

People with gout (%)

  • Middleton 5.0%
  • County 4.0%
  • State 3.9%

People with congestive heart failure (%)

  • Middleton 5.4%
  • Hardeman County 3.5%
  • Tennessee 3.7%

People with coronary heart disease (%)

  • Here 3.7%
  • County 2.8%
  • State 3.2%

People with angina pectoris (%)

  • Here 3.5%
  • Hardeman County 2.2%
  • Tennessee 2.3%

People who ever had heart attack (%)

  • Middleton 5.2%
  • County 3.3%
  • State 3.9%

People who ever had stroke (%)

  • Here 7.1%
  • Hardeman County 3.6%
  • State 4.2%

People with emphysema (%)

  • Middleton 3.1%
  • County 2.1%
  • Tennessee 3.7%

People with thyroid problem (%)

  • Here 10.5%
  • County 6.4%
  • State 7.3%

People with chronic bronchitis (%)

  • Middleton 6.2%
  • County 3.3%
  • State 4.1%

People with any liver condition (%)

  • Middleton 5.1%
  • County 1.9%
  • Tennessee 3.5%

People who ever had cancer or malignancy (%)

  • Here 11.6%
  • Hardeman County 7.7%
  • Tennessee 8.7%

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

Seventy four percent of births in Middleton were vaginal deliveries. Twenty six percent of deliveries were cesarean. 99.4 percent of deliveries resulted in live births. Sixty four percent of pregnancies resulted in a delivery. Forty two percent of women breastfeed their children. Thirty percent of women in Middleton have ever had a hysterectomy, including a partial hysterectomy (that is, surgery to remove their uterus or womb). Fifteen percent had both of their ovaries removed (either when they had their uterus removed or at another time). Sixty six percent have ever taken birth control pills for any reason. Four percent of women are currently taking birth control pills. Fourteen 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 73.8%
  • County 63.7%
  • Tennessee 65.9%

Cesarean deliveries (%)

  • Middleton 26.2%
  • County 36.3%
  • State 34.1%

Deliveries resulted in a live birth (%)

  • Middleton 99.4%
  • Hardeman County 98.8%
  • Tennessee 99.3%

Pregnancies resulted in a delivery (%)

  • Middleton 63.8%
  • County 60.1%
  • State 60.7%

Women breastfeeding newborns (%)

  • Middleton 41.6%
  • Hardeman County 47.5%
  • Tennessee 50.8%

Women that had a hysterectomy (%)

  • Middleton 30.0%
  • Hardeman County 23.8%
  • Tennessee 22.6%

Women that had both ovaries removed (%)

  • Here 14.9%
  • County 12.0%
  • Tennessee 12.0%

Women that have ever taken birth control pills (%)

  • Middleton 65.6%
  • County 74.8%
  • State 74.2%

Women taking birth control pills (%)

  • Middleton 3.5%
  • Hardeman County 7.6%
  • Tennessee 7.5%

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

  • Here 13.5%
  • Hardeman County 18.3%
  • Tennessee 17.0%

Women that have ever used female hormones (%)

  • Middleton 17.6%
  • County 17.7%
  • State 17.4%

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

People living in Middleton report their general health condition on average at 48 percent. Excluding tests they have had as part of blood donations, 37 percent of Middleton residents have ever had their blood tested for the AIDS virus infection. Seven percent of people living in Middleton are left-handed.

Summary

General health condition (%)

  • Here 48.2%
  • County 55.9%
  • State 54.7%

Has blood ever tested for HIV virus (%)

  • Here 37.1%
  • County 44.4%
  • State 41.3%

Left-handed people (%)

  • Here 7.1%
  • Hardeman County 9.4%
  • Tennessee 8.5%

People in Middleton spend $350 per month on average on food for their families at supermarkets or grocery stores. This is 31 percent of their income. The average family in Middleton spends $50 on food at other stores monthly. This is four percent of their income. They spend $87 on eating out, including cafeterias at work or at school or on vending machines. This is six percent of their income. They also spend $15 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 $350
  • Hardeman County $347
  • Tennessee $358

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

  • Here 31.5%
  • Hardeman County 25.8%
  • State 25.4%

Money monthly spent on food at other stores

  • Here $50
  • Hardeman County $74
  • State $69

Income spent on food at other stores (%)

  • Middleton 3.7%
  • County 4.6%
  • State 4.2%

Money monthly spent on eating out

  • Here $87
  • Hardeman County $135
  • Tennessee $132

Income spent on eating out (%)

  • Middleton 5.6%
  • Hardeman County 7.1%
  • State 6.6%

Money monthly spent on carryout/delivered foods

  • Here $15
  • County $25
  • State $23

Income spent on carryout/delivered foods (%)

  • Middleton 1.1%
  • County 1.5%
  • State 1.3%

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

People living in Middleton report their general condition of hearing on average at 76 percent. Seventy eight 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 six percent of Middleton population have been bothered by ringing, roaring or buzzing in their ears or head. Twenty nine 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. Nine percent of people in Middleton had off-work exposure to loud noise.

Summary

Average condition of hearing (%)

  • Middleton 76.4%
  • County 80.3%
  • State 78.6%

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

  • Middleton 78.2%
  • County 81.4%
  • Tennessee 77.2%

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

  • Middleton 94.0%
  • Hardeman County 95.5%
  • Tennessee 94.6%

Ears ringing, roaring, buzzing (%)

  • Middleton 26.2%
  • County 17.1%
  • State 20.8%

Had a job exposure to loud noise (%)

  • Here 28.7%
  • County 42.8%
  • Tennessee 43.8%

Had off-work exposure to loud noise (%)

  • Middleton 8.8%
  • Hardeman County 16.1%
  • State 16.0%

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

Twenty seven percent of Middleton 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 26.5%
  • Hardeman County 27.5%
  • State 25.9%

Thirty one percent of Middleton 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. Thirty eight percent are limited in the kind or amount of work they can do because of physical, mental or emotional problems. Eighteen percent have difficulty walking without using any special equipment. Sixteen percent are limited in any way because of difficulty remembering or because they experience periods of confusion. Fifteen 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 (%)

  • Middleton 31.1%
  • County 17.1%
  • State 20.3%

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

  • Middleton 37.7%
  • County 23.1%
  • State 26.4%

People that need special equipment to walk (%)

  • Middleton 17.6%
  • County 8.5%
  • Tennessee 10.0%

People experiencing confusion/memory problems (%)

  • Here 15.8%
  • County 9.1%
  • State 10.6%

People requiring special healthcare equipment (%)

  • Middleton 15.3%
  • Hardeman County 8.1%
  • Tennessee 8.3%

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

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