Health and Nutrition of Midway, UT Residents

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Fifty percent of Midway 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 three frozen meals or frozen pizzas on average monthly.

Summary

Diet health (%)

  • Here 50.0%
  • County 47.3%
  • State 48.1%

Milk product consumption (# of products/month)

  • Midway 21.2
  • County 21.7
  • Utah 21.4

Meals not home prepared (#/week)

  • Here 3.6
  • Wasatch County 3.5
  • Utah 3.8

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

  • Midway 1.8
  • Wasatch County 1.9
  • Utah 2.0

Ready-to-eat foods (#/month)

  • Here 1.7
  • Wasatch County 1.7
  • Utah 2.0

Frozen meals/pizza (#/month)

  • Here 3.5
  • Wasatch County 4.0
  • State 4.2

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

The average Midway 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). Sixteen 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). Midway residents rate the overall health of their teeth and gums on average at 47 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 1.9
  • Wasatch County 2.1
  • Utah 2.0

People embarrassed because of mouth (%)

  • Midway 15.8%
  • County 18.1%
  • Utah 17.2%

People with gum disease (%)

  • Here 22.1%
  • County 23.4%
  • State 21.8%

General health of teeth and gums (%)

  • Midway 47.2%
  • County 43.5%
  • State 45.5%

Average days a week using dental floss/device

  • Here 3.0
  • County 2.7
  • State 2.8

Average days a week using mouthwash for dental problem

  • Here 2.6
  • Wasatch County 2.7
  • Utah 2.7

Average number of teeth

  • Midway 23.3
  • County 22.6
  • State 23.5

The average height of Midway 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 seven percent have ever tried to lose weight.

Summary

Average height (inches)

  • Here 67.0
  • County 66.9
  • Utah 66.9

Average weight (pounds)

  • Here 181.5
  • County 181.4
  • Utah 179.2

Average BMI

  • Midway 29.0
  • County 28.9
  • Utah 28.4

People that are obese (%)

  • Midway 38.2%
  • Wasatch County 37.8%
  • State 35.9%

People that ever were obese (%)

  • Midway 49.9%
  • Wasatch County 50.2%
  • State 47.3%

People trying to lose weight (%)

  • Midway 37.3%
  • Wasatch County 34.7%
  • Utah 35.6%

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

Summary

People that ever used marijuana or hashish (%)

  • Midway 63.5%
  • Wasatch County 66.0%
  • Utah 65.7%

Ever used hard drugs (%)

  • Here 24.7%
  • County 27.1%
  • Utah 25.1%

Ever used any form of cocaine (%)

  • Here 23.0%
  • County 24.3%
  • State 22.7%

Ever used heroin (%)

  • Midway 3.2%
  • County 3.4%
  • State 3.0%

Ever used methamphetamine (%)

  • Here 13.5%
  • Wasatch County 15.7%
  • Utah 14.3%

Nine percent of people living in Midway have ever been told by a doctor or health professional that they have diabetes. Forty five 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 9.3%
  • County 9.0%
  • State 8.3%

Had a blood test for high blood sugar (%)

  • Here 44.5%
  • Wasatch County 43.5%
  • State 43.8%

People taking insulin (%)

  • Here 3.0%
  • County 2.9%
  • Utah 2.6%

Midway 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 1.0
  • County 1.1
  • State 1.0

Thirteen percent of Midway 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. Four percent have been having problems with their ability to taste sweet, sour, salty or bitter foods and drinks. Seventy percent of people above the age of 40 have ever had wisdom teeth removed. Thirty three 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 (%)

  • Midway 12.6%
  • Wasatch County 12.7%
  • Utah 11.9%

People 40+ having problems with taste (%)

  • Here 4.3%
  • Wasatch County 5.1%
  • State 5.3%

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

  • Midway 70.1%
  • County 69.6%
  • State 68.8%

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

  • Midway 33.0%
  • County 28.8%
  • Utah 28.9%

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

  • Here 18.0%
  • County 17.0%
  • Utah 16.8%

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

  • Here 23.6%
  • Wasatch County 24.4%
  • State 23.1%

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

  • Midway 46.6%
  • County 43.4%
  • State 42.3%

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

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

Summary

People covered by health insurance (%)

  • Here 75.4%
  • Wasatch County 71.5%
  • State 72.0%

Twenty percent of people living in Midway 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. Forty one percent of people in Midway frequently check their blood cholesterol. Eighteen 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 20.5%
  • Wasatch County 19.3%
  • Utah 18.1%

Checking blood pressure at home (%)

  • Here 23.0%
  • Wasatch County 23.3%
  • Utah 22.5%

Frequently checking blood cholesterol (%)

  • Midway 40.8%
  • Wasatch County 38.1%
  • Utah 35.7%

Has high cholesterol level (%)

  • Here 18.4%
  • Wasatch County 17.0%
  • State 15.5%

Forty percent of people living in Midway use sunscreen.

Summary

People using sunscreen (%)

  • Midway 39.8%
  • Wasatch County 35.0%
  • Utah 36.0%

Twenty six percent of Midway residents 18 years old and older have usually little interest or pleasure in doing things. Twenty nine 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 three percent of people often feel tired or have little energy. Twenty seven 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. 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. 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 (%)

  • Midway 26.0%
  • County 27.2%
  • State 26.0%

People feeling down, depressed, or hopeless (%)

  • Here 29.1%
  • County 29.5%
  • Utah 27.1%

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

  • Here 43.4%
  • County 44.2%
  • Utah 42.6%

People feeling tired or having little energy (%)

  • Midway 52.8%
  • County 53.2%
  • Utah 52.4%

People with poor appetite or overeating (%)

  • Here 26.9%
  • County 29.1%
  • State 28.7%

People feeling bad about themself (%)

  • Midway 21.4%
  • County 22.4%
  • State 21.5%

People who have trouble concentrating on things (%)

  • Midway 19.9%
  • Wasatch County 20.8%
  • Utah 20.1%

People moving or speaking slowly or too fast (%)

  • Midway 13.7%
  • County 15.8%
  • Utah 14.8%

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

  • Here 4.8%
  • County 5.1%
  • Utah 4.2%

Midway residents on average take two prescription medicines.

Summary

Average number of prescription medicines taking

  • Midway 2.0
  • Wasatch County 2.0
  • State 1.8

Eighty percent of people living in Midway have at least one alcoholic drink per month. Eleven percent of people living here do not drink alcohol at all. People living here drink alcohol 5.3 days per month on average. They have 6.1 drinks per week. On average people living here have 5 or more drinks on 26 days a year.

Summary

People drinking some alcohol every month (%)

  • Here 79.8%
  • County 81.0%
  • State 81.3%

People not drinking at all (%)

  • Here 11.5%
  • Wasatch County 10.4%
  • Utah 10.5%

Average days/month drinking alcohol

  • Here 5.3
  • County 4.7
  • State 4.8

Average drinks/week

  • Midway 6.1
  • County 5.9
  • Utah 5.7

Average days/year people drink much

  • Midway 26.0
  • Wasatch County 25.9
  • State 24.0

Ninety seven percent of Midway 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 eight percent have ever performed oral sex on a woman. Fifty percent have ever had anal sex with a woman. Seven percent of males in Midway 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 nine percent have ever performed oral sex on a man. Thirty eight percent have ever had anal sex. Ten percent of females have ever had any kind of sex with a woman. People in Midway 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 26 women. He has vaginal sex with 21 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 5.6 men on average. They have had 3.3 anal sex partners in their lifetime. People in Midway were 19 years old on average when they first performed oral sex on a man. They performed oral sex on average on eight men in their lifetime. Eight percent of people use protection, like a condom or dental dam, while performing oral sex. The average person in Midway has vaginal or anal sex 68 times a year. Fifty eight percent have sex without using a condom. Females in Midway 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 0.5 female sex partners in their lifetimes. Eighty four percent of men 18 years old and older are circumcised.

Summary

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

  • Here 97.1%
  • Wasatch County 97.4%
  • State 96.8%

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

  • Midway 94.6%
  • County 94.4%
  • Utah 93.0%

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

  • Midway 88.2%
  • County 88.3%
  • State 86.9%

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

  • Midway 49.6%
  • Wasatch County 51.5%
  • Utah 49.8%

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

  • Midway 7.0%
  • Wasatch County 6.6%
  • Utah 6.2%

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

  • Here 97.7%
  • County 97.9%
  • State 96.9%

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

  • Midway 89.2%
  • County 88.0%
  • State 87.5%

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

  • Midway 38.5%
  • County 42.1%
  • State 41.5%

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

  • Midway 9.8%
  • County 13.2%
  • Utah 13.1%

Average age people first had sex

  • Here 16.8
  • Wasatch County 16.5
  • Utah 16.6

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

  • Midway 25.7
  • County 24.3
  • Utah 24.1

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

  • Midway 21.0
  • Wasatch County 21.0
  • Utah 19.5

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

  • Midway 21.1
  • Wasatch County 20.7
  • Utah 20.6

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

  • Here 5.5
  • Wasatch County 5.4
  • State 5.3

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

  • Here 5.6
  • County 4.6
  • Utah 2.1

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

  • Midway 3.3
  • County 2.7
  • Utah 1.2

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

  • Here 18.7
  • Wasatch County 19.1
  • Utah 19.4

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

  • Midway 8.0
  • Wasatch County 7.6
  • State 4.7

People using protection when performing oral sex (%)

  • Here 7.6%
  • Wasatch County 7.8%
  • Utah 9.3%

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

  • Midway 68.4
  • Wasatch County 72.9
  • State 69.4

People having sex without condom (%)

  • Midway 58.0%
  • Wasatch County 59.0%
  • Utah 56.1%

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

  • Midway 10.5
  • Wasatch County 12.4
  • State 11.2

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

  • Midway 9.9
  • Wasatch County 11.2
  • Utah 10.2

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

  • Here 0.5
  • Wasatch County 0.6
  • Utah 0.6

Circumcised males 18+ (%)

  • Here 83.8%
  • Wasatch County 83.0%
  • Utah 81.3%

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

Eight percent of households in Midway 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 (%)

  • Midway 8.5%
  • Wasatch County 9.3%
  • Utah 9.6%

Households using pesticides to kill weeds (%)

  • Midway 4.5%
  • County 4.5%
  • State 4.0%

Midway 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
  • Wasatch County 6.8
  • State 6.8

People that has trouble sleeping (%)

  • Here 32.9%
  • County 32.9%
  • State 31.0%

Fifty two percent of Midway residents currently smoke cigarettes.

Summary

People smoking cigarettes (%)

  • Midway 52.1%
  • Wasatch County 57.2%
  • State 54.6%

Twenty six percent of Midway 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 three 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 six percent walk or bicycle for at least 10 minutes continuously to get to and from places. Twenty percent do any vigorous-intensity sports, fitness or recreational activities that cause large increases in breathing or heart rate like running or basketball for at least 10 minutes continuously. Forty 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 1.3 hours per day.

Summary

People doing vigorous-intensity work activities (%)

  • Here 25.7%
  • County 24.6%
  • Utah 23.6%

People doing moderate-intensity work activities (%)

  • Here 42.6%
  • County 39.7%
  • State 39.5%

People walking or bicycling (%)

  • Midway 26.2%
  • County 28.1%
  • Utah 32.0%

People doing vigorous-intensity recreational activities (%)

  • Here 20.3%
  • Wasatch County 18.1%
  • Utah 21.4%

People doing moderate-intensity recreational activities (%)

  • Here 44.8%
  • Wasatch County 43.0%
  • Utah 44.5%

Average hours a day doing sedentary activities

  • Midway 5.9
  • County 5.9
  • State 6.0

Average hours a day watching TV or videos

  • Midway 2.7
  • County 2.8
  • State 2.7

Average hours a day using computer

  • Midway 1.3
  • Wasatch County 1.3
  • State 1.3

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

Ten percent of Midway residents have ever been told by a doctor or other health professional that they had asthma. Two percent of people living here has anemia, sometimes called "tired blood" or "low blood". Four percent of people 16 years and older have ever been told by a doctor or other health care professional that they had psoriasis. Thirty five percent are overweight. Fifteen 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 Midway have ever received a blood transfusion. Seventeen 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. 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. Three percent have been ever told by a doctor or other health professional that they had a stroke. Two percent have ever had emphysema. Eight percent have another thyroid problem. Four percent have ever had chronic bronchitis. Two percent of people had any kind of liver condition. Nine percent have ever had cancer or a malignancy of any kind.

Summary

People with asthma (%)

  • Midway 9.9%
  • County 11.0%
  • Utah 11.3%

People with anemia (%)

  • Midway 2.3%
  • Wasatch County 3.0%
  • Utah 3.0%

People with psoriasis (%)

  • Here 4.4%
  • Wasatch County 4.0%
  • State 3.6%

People with overweight (%)

  • Midway 34.8%
  • Wasatch County 33.0%
  • Utah 31.6%

Elderly people having difficulties in thinking or remembering (%)

  • Midway 15.4%
  • Wasatch County 22.2%
  • State 21.4%

People who ever received blood transfusion (%)

  • Midway 9.8%
  • Wasatch County 10.7%
  • State 9.9%

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

  • Here 17.4%
  • Wasatch County 19.5%
  • Utah 18.1%

People with arthritis (%)

  • Here 24.7%
  • County 23.9%
  • State 22.1%

People with gout (%)

  • Midway 3.2%
  • Wasatch County 3.2%
  • State 3.1%

People with congestive heart failure (%)

  • Here 2.9%
  • Wasatch County 3.0%
  • State 2.8%

People with coronary heart disease (%)

  • Midway 2.8%
  • County 2.9%
  • Utah 2.6%

People with angina pectoris (%)

  • Midway 2.4%
  • County 2.1%
  • Utah 1.8%

People who ever had heart attack (%)

  • Midway 3.6%
  • Wasatch County 3.5%
  • State 3.2%

People who ever had stroke (%)

  • Here 3.4%
  • County 3.6%
  • State 3.2%

People with emphysema (%)

  • Midway 2.5%
  • Wasatch County 3.1%
  • Utah 2.8%

People with thyroid problem (%)

  • Midway 8.1%
  • County 7.2%
  • Utah 6.9%

People with chronic bronchitis (%)

  • Midway 3.8%
  • Wasatch County 4.2%
  • Utah 3.4%

People with any liver condition (%)

  • Here 1.9%
  • County 3.0%
  • Utah 3.0%

People who ever had cancer or malignancy (%)

  • Here 8.7%
  • Wasatch County 7.7%
  • Utah 7.4%

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

Sixty two percent of births in Midway were vaginal deliveries. Thirty eight percent of deliveries were cesarean. 99.4 percent of deliveries resulted in live births. Fifty eight percent of pregnancies resulted in a delivery. Fifty six percent of women breastfeed their children. Twenty one percent of women in Midway 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). Eighty percent have ever taken birth control pills for any reason. Twelve percent of women are currently taking birth control pills. Fifteen percent have ever used Depo-Provera or injectable birth control to prevent pregnancy. Nineteen 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 (%)

  • Midway 61.9%
  • Wasatch County 65.7%
  • Utah 64.6%

Cesarean deliveries (%)

  • Midway 38.1%
  • County 34.3%
  • Utah 35.4%

Deliveries resulted in a live birth (%)

  • Here 99.4%
  • County 99.5%
  • Utah 99.5%

Pregnancies resulted in a delivery (%)

  • Midway 58.1%
  • County 61.6%
  • State 59.8%

Women breastfeeding newborns (%)

  • Midway 56.4%
  • Wasatch County 53.4%
  • Utah 57.2%

Women that had a hysterectomy (%)

  • Here 21.1%
  • County 20.1%
  • Utah 18.1%

Women that had both ovaries removed (%)

  • Midway 11.9%
  • County 10.9%
  • Utah 9.9%

Women that have ever taken birth control pills (%)

  • Midway 80.2%
  • County 75.9%
  • State 74.7%

Women taking birth control pills (%)

  • Midway 11.7%
  • County 8.5%
  • Utah 9.5%

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

  • Here 15.1%
  • County 18.7%
  • Utah 18.6%

Women that have ever used female hormones (%)

  • Here 19.2%
  • Wasatch County 16.3%
  • State 15.5%

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

People living in Midway report their general health condition on average at 57 percent. Five percent of them donate blood. Excluding tests they have had as part of blood donations, 36 percent of Midway residents have ever had their blood tested for the AIDS virus infection. Nine percent of people living in Midway are left-handed.

Summary

General health condition (%)

  • Midway 57.4%
  • Wasatch County 55.3%
  • Utah 56.4%

Blood donors (%)

  • Here 5.3%
  • County 4.0%
  • Utah 5.0%

Has blood ever tested for HIV virus (%)

  • Midway 36.5%
  • Wasatch County 38.9%
  • State 39.2%

Left-handed people (%)

  • Here 8.9%
  • County 8.4%
  • State 8.0%

People in Midway spend $350 per month on average on food for their families at supermarkets or grocery stores. This is 22 percent of their income. The average family in Midway spends $77 on food at other stores monthly. This is five percent of their income. They spend $138 on eating out, including cafeterias at work or at school or on vending machines. This is seven percent of their income. They also spend $24 monthly on carried out or delivered food. This is one percent of their income.

Summary

Money monthly spent on food at supermarket/grocery store

  • Midway $350
  • County $361
  • State $361

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

  • Here 21.8%
  • County 25.8%
  • State 24.5%

Money monthly spent on food at other stores

  • Here $77
  • Wasatch County $72
  • Utah $74

Income spent on food at other stores (%)

  • Here 4.7%
  • County 4.7%
  • Utah 4.5%

Money monthly spent on eating out

  • Here $138
  • County $130
  • Utah $142

Income spent on eating out (%)

  • Midway 7.1%
  • Wasatch County 6.9%
  • State 7.9%

Money monthly spent on carryout/delivered foods

  • Midway $24
  • County $22
  • State $25

Income spent on carryout/delivered foods (%)

  • Midway 1.4%
  • County 1.3%
  • State 1.4%

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

Summary

Average condition of hearing (%)

  • Midway 78.3%
  • Wasatch County 78.4%
  • Utah 79.7%

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

  • Midway 76.1%
  • County 76.0%
  • State 78.7%

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

  • Here 93.9%
  • Wasatch County 94.3%
  • State 95.1%

Ears ringing, roaring, buzzing (%)

  • Here 19.8%
  • Wasatch County 21.3%
  • Utah 19.2%

Had a job exposure to loud noise (%)

  • Here 46.9%
  • County 46.9%
  • State 44.2%

Had off-work exposure to loud noise (%)

  • Midway 15.8%
  • Wasatch County 16.5%
  • State 16.1%

Twenty seven percent of Midway 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%
  • County 24.3%
  • Utah 24.3%

Sixteen percent of Midway 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 three 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. Nine 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 (%)

  • Midway 16.4%
  • County 18.9%
  • State 16.9%

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

  • Midway 22.9%
  • County 25.2%
  • Utah 22.7%

People that need special equipment to walk (%)

  • Here 7.6%
  • Wasatch County 9.0%
  • State 8.1%

People experiencing confusion/memory problems (%)

  • Midway 8.8%
  • Wasatch County 10.4%
  • Utah 9.4%

People requiring special healthcare equipment (%)

  • Midway 6.3%
  • County 6.8%
  • Utah 6.3%
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