Health and Nutrition of Montezuma, IN Residents

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Forty nine percent of Montezuma residents report that their diet is generally healthy. People here have milk to drink or on their cereal 22 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 three 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 (%)

  • Montezuma 48.7%
  • County 50.1%
  • State 48.5%

Milk product consumption (# of products/month)

  • Here 22.3
  • County 21.3
  • State 21.6

Meals not home prepared (#/week)

  • Montezuma 3.3
  • County 3.4
  • State 3.5

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

  • Montezuma 1.8
  • Parke County 1.7
  • State 1.9

Ready-to-eat foods (#/month)

  • Montezuma 1.6
  • Parke County 1.6
  • Indiana 1.7

Frozen meals/pizza (#/month)

  • Montezuma 3.7
  • Parke County 3.4
  • State 3.8

The average Montezuma 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 three percent think they might have gum disease (might have swollen gums, receding gums, sore or infected gums or loose teeth). Montezuma residents rate the overall health of their teeth and gums on average at 44 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 21 teeth.

Summary

Average years since last visit a dentist

  • Here 2.1
  • Parke County 1.9
  • Indiana 2.0

People embarrassed because of mouth (%)

  • Here 17.4%
  • County 15.8%
  • Indiana 17.1%

People with gum disease (%)

  • Here 22.6%
  • Parke County 21.5%
  • State 22.1%

General health of teeth and gums (%)

  • Montezuma 43.6%
  • Parke County 47.0%
  • Indiana 44.9%

Average days a week using dental floss/device

  • Here 2.8
  • Parke County 3.0
  • State 2.7

Average days a week using mouthwash for dental problem

  • Here 2.6
  • Parke County 2.7
  • State 2.8

Average number of teeth

  • Montezuma 21.3
  • County 22.5
  • State 22.3

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

Summary

Average height (inches)

  • Montezuma 66.8
  • Parke County 66.8
  • Indiana 66.9

Average weight (pounds)

  • Montezuma 181.7
  • County 182.7
  • Indiana 181.0

Average BMI

  • Here 29.2
  • County 29.3
  • Indiana 28.8

People that are obese (%)

  • Montezuma 39.5%
  • Parke County 39.4%
  • Indiana 37.8%

People that ever were obese (%)

  • Here 52.0%
  • Parke County 51.3%
  • State 49.9%

People trying to lose weight (%)

  • Here 35.9%
  • County 37.7%
  • Indiana 34.5%

Sixty three percent of Montezuma 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. Four percent have ever used heroin. Fifteen percent have ever used methamphetamines.

Summary

People that ever used marijuana or hashish (%)

  • Here 63.4%
  • County 63.8%
  • State 65.4%

Ever used hard drugs (%)

  • Here 26.1%
  • County 25.1%
  • State 25.0%

Ever used any form of cocaine (%)

  • Montezuma 24.2%
  • Parke County 23.2%
  • State 22.5%

Ever used heroin (%)

  • Montezuma 3.9%
  • Parke County 3.2%
  • State 3.4%

Ever used methamphetamine (%)

  • Montezuma 14.8%
  • County 13.5%
  • Indiana 13.8%

Twelve percent of people living in Montezuma have ever been told by a doctor or health professional that they have diabetes. Forty six 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 (%)

  • Montezuma 11.7%
  • County 10.8%
  • Indiana 10.0%

Had a blood test for high blood sugar (%)

  • Montezuma 46.5%
  • County 47.8%
  • Indiana 46.2%

People taking insulin (%)

  • Here 3.5%
  • County 3.4%
  • State 3.2%

Montezuma 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 1.2
  • County 1.1
  • Indiana 1.1

Thirteen percent of Montezuma 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. Five 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 five percent have ever had their tonsils removed. Eighteen percent have lost consciousness because of a head injury. Twenty three percent have ever had a broken nose or other serious injury to face or skull. Forty six percent have had two or more sinus infections.

Summary

People 40+ having problems with smell (%)

  • Montezuma 12.8%
  • Parke County 12.5%
  • Indiana 11.8%

People 40+ having problems with taste (%)

  • Here 5.5%
  • County 5.0%
  • State 5.8%

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

  • Here 70.2%
  • Parke County 70.3%
  • State 69.0%

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

  • Montezuma 34.6%
  • County 34.2%
  • State 29.1%

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

  • Montezuma 17.8%
  • Parke County 17.3%
  • Indiana 16.5%

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

  • Here 23.1%
  • Parke County 22.5%
  • Indiana 22.8%

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

  • Here 45.8%
  • County 45.9%
  • Indiana 42.1%

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

Summary

People covered by health insurance (%)

  • Here 75.5%
  • Parke County 77.0%
  • State 73.5%

Twenty five percent of people living in Montezuma 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. Forty four percent of people in Montezuma frequently check their blood cholesterol. Twenty three 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 (%)

  • Montezuma 25.4%
  • Parke County 24.4%
  • State 22.8%

Checking blood pressure at home (%)

  • Here 25.9%
  • County 25.3%
  • State 25.1%

Frequently checking blood cholesterol (%)

  • Here 44.0%
  • County 46.2%
  • Indiana 41.2%

Has high cholesterol level (%)

  • Here 23.4%
  • County 21.3%
  • Indiana 19.2%

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

Thirty four percent of people living in Montezuma use sunscreen.

Summary

People using sunscreen (%)

  • Montezuma 34.4%
  • County 39.1%
  • State 34.2%

Twenty seven percent of Montezuma 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 three percent of people often feel tired or have little energy. Twenty nine 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 (%)

  • Montezuma 26.8%
  • County 26.6%
  • Indiana 26.6%

People feeling down, depressed, or hopeless (%)

  • Montezuma 30.9%
  • County 29.5%
  • State 27.8%

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

  • Here 43.7%
  • County 43.5%
  • State 42.6%

People feeling tired or having little energy (%)

  • Here 52.9%
  • County 53.2%
  • Indiana 51.9%

People with poor appetite or overeating (%)

  • Montezuma 29.2%
  • County 27.6%
  • State 28.4%

People feeling bad about themself (%)

  • Montezuma 21.1%
  • County 21.7%
  • Indiana 21.7%

People who have trouble concentrating on things (%)

  • Montezuma 19.8%
  • Parke County 19.7%
  • State 19.6%

People moving or speaking slowly or too fast (%)

  • Here 14.4%
  • Parke County 13.8%
  • Indiana 14.5%

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

  • Here 5.0%
  • County 4.9%
  • Indiana 4.5%

Montezuma residents on average take two prescription medicines.

Summary

Average number of prescription medicines taking

  • Montezuma 2.4
  • Parke County 2.3
  • State 2.1

Seventy seven percent of people living in Montezuma have at least one alcoholic drink per month. Thirteen percent of people living here do not drink alcohol at all. People living here drink alcohol 4.9 days per month on average. They have 6.2 drinks per week. On average people living here have 5 or more drinks on 27 days a year.

Summary

People drinking some alcohol every month (%)

  • Here 77.3%
  • Parke County 78.9%
  • Indiana 80.3%

People not drinking at all (%)

  • Montezuma 13.1%
  • County 11.3%
  • Indiana 10.7%

Average days/month drinking alcohol

  • Montezuma 4.9
  • Parke County 5.1
  • Indiana 4.9

Average drinks/week

  • Montezuma 6.2
  • Parke County 5.7
  • State 5.8

Average days/year people drink much

  • Here 26.8
  • County 24.1
  • Indiana 24.7

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

Ninety eight percent of Montezuma 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 one percent have ever had anal sex with a woman. Six percent of males in Montezuma 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. Forty percent have ever had anal sex. Ten percent of females have ever had any kind of sex with a woman. People in Montezuma 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 28 women. He has vaginal sex with 23 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 5.0 men on average. They have had 3.0 anal sex partners in their lifetime. People in Montezuma were 20 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. Eight percent of people use protection, like a condom or dental dam, while performing oral sex. The average person in Montezuma has vaginal or anal sex 67 times a year. Fifty five percent have sex without using a condom. Females in Montezuma 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 five percent of men 18 years old and older are circumcised.

Summary

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

  • Here 97.7%
  • Parke County 97.7%
  • State 97.3%

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

  • Montezuma 95.0%
  • County 95.1%
  • State 94.4%

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

  • Montezuma 88.2%
  • County 88.9%
  • Indiana 87.3%

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

  • Here 50.7%
  • Parke County 46.6%
  • State 49.5%

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

  • Here 5.6%
  • Parke County 7.4%
  • Indiana 5.8%

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

  • Here 98.3%
  • Parke County 98.4%
  • Indiana 97.4%

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

  • Montezuma 89.4%
  • County 88.7%
  • State 85.4%

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

  • Montezuma 39.7%
  • County 40.8%
  • State 39.8%

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

  • Here 9.6%
  • County 11.0%
  • State 12.3%

Average age people first had sex

  • Montezuma 16.5
  • Parke County 16.9
  • State 16.6

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

  • Montezuma 28.0
  • County 25.8
  • State 26.8

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

  • Here 22.9
  • Parke County 20.5
  • Indiana 21.7

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

  • Montezuma 20.9
  • County 21.4
  • State 21.3

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

  • Montezuma 5.7
  • Parke County 5.1
  • State 5.4

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

  • Here 5.0
  • Parke County 6.8
  • State 2.9

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

  • Montezuma 3.0
  • Parke County 3.9
  • Indiana 1.7

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

  • Montezuma 20.1
  • Parke County 18.7
  • Indiana 19.9

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

  • Montezuma 7.5
  • Parke County 8.6
  • Indiana 5.6

People using protection when performing oral sex (%)

  • Montezuma 8.3%
  • County 6.5%
  • State 8.8%

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

  • Montezuma 67.3
  • Parke County 63.2
  • State 64.1

People having sex without condom (%)

  • Montezuma 54.6%
  • County 57.7%
  • State 55.8%

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

  • Here 10.8
  • Parke County 10.7
  • Indiana 11.8

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

  • Montezuma 10.0
  • Parke County 9.7
  • State 10.4

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

  • Here 0.5
  • County 0.6
  • Indiana 0.5

Circumcised males 18+ (%)

  • Montezuma 85.1%
  • County 86.3%
  • State 82.5%

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

Nine percent of households in Montezuma 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 8.8%
  • County 9.0%
  • State 10.2%

Households using pesticides to kill weeds (%)

  • Montezuma 4.2%
  • Parke County 4.5%
  • Indiana 4.3%

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

Summary

Average hours sleeping at night

  • Here 6.8
  • County 6.8
  • Indiana 6.8

People that has trouble sleeping (%)

  • Here 35.2%
  • Parke County 34.9%
  • Indiana 32.1%

Fifty five percent of Montezuma residents currently smoke cigarettes.

Summary

People smoking cigarettes (%)

  • Here 54.6%
  • Parke County 50.5%
  • Indiana 54.2%

Twenty five percent of Montezuma 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 two 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 five percent walk or bicycle for at least 10 minutes continuously to get to and from places. Fifteen 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 eight 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 25.3%
  • Parke County 22.8%
  • State 22.7%

People doing moderate-intensity work activities (%)

  • Montezuma 41.7%
  • County 40.5%
  • Indiana 38.4%

People walking or bicycling (%)

  • Montezuma 25.1%
  • Parke County 25.3%
  • Indiana 29.7%

People doing vigorous-intensity recreational activities (%)

  • Montezuma 14.5%
  • County 17.8%
  • Indiana 18.3%

People doing moderate-intensity recreational activities (%)

  • Here 37.8%
  • Parke County 43.3%
  • State 41.7%

Average hours a day doing sedentary activities

  • Here 5.9
  • County 6.1
  • Indiana 6.0

Average hours a day watching TV or videos

  • Montezuma 3.0
  • Parke County 2.8
  • State 2.8

Average hours a day using computer

  • Montezuma 1.1
  • County 1.2
  • Indiana 1.2

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

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

Summary

People with asthma (%)

  • Montezuma 10.8%
  • Parke County 10.1%
  • Indiana 11.2%

People with anemia (%)

  • Montezuma 2.8%
  • County 2.9%
  • State 3.4%

People with psoriasis (%)

  • Here 4.5%
  • County 4.3%
  • State 3.9%

People with overweight (%)

  • Montezuma 35.7%
  • County 36.8%
  • State 33.8%

Elderly people having difficulties in thinking or remembering (%)

  • Montezuma 17.9%
  • County 17.2%
  • State 21.5%

People who ever received blood transfusion (%)

  • Here 12.4%
  • County 12.5%
  • State 11.8%

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

  • Here 19.6%
  • County 18.6%
  • State 19.4%

People with arthritis (%)

  • Montezuma 30.7%
  • County 28.7%
  • Indiana 26.1%

People with gout (%)

  • Montezuma 3.9%
  • Parke County 4.2%
  • Indiana 3.8%

People with congestive heart failure (%)

  • Here 4.9%
  • County 3.5%
  • State 3.6%

People with coronary heart disease (%)

  • Here 4.1%
  • Parke County 3.7%
  • State 3.2%

People with angina pectoris (%)

  • Here 3.2%
  • Parke County 2.9%
  • Indiana 2.3%

People who ever had heart attack (%)

  • Montezuma 4.9%
  • Parke County 4.3%
  • State 3.9%

People who ever had stroke (%)

  • Montezuma 4.8%
  • County 4.0%
  • State 4.0%

People with emphysema (%)

  • Here 4.4%
  • County 2.9%
  • Indiana 3.5%

People with thyroid problem (%)

  • Here 8.8%
  • Parke County 8.6%
  • Indiana 7.6%

People with chronic bronchitis (%)

  • Here 4.5%
  • Parke County 4.2%
  • Indiana 4.1%

People with any liver condition (%)

  • Montezuma 2.7%
  • County 2.2%
  • State 3.3%

People who ever had cancer or malignancy (%)

  • Here 10.0%
  • Parke County 10.1%
  • State 8.8%

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

Sixty six percent of births in Montezuma were vaginal deliveries. Thirty four percent of deliveries were cesarean. 99.3 percent of deliveries resulted in live births. Sixty one percent of pregnancies resulted in a delivery. Fifty percent of women breastfeed their children. Twenty five percent of women in Montezuma have ever had a hysterectomy, including a partial hysterectomy (that is, surgery to remove their uterus or womb). Fourteen 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. Ten percent of women are currently taking birth control pills. Thirteen percent have ever used Depo-Provera or injectable birth control to prevent pregnancy. Twenty two 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 (%)

  • Montezuma 66.3%
  • County 65.7%
  • State 65.6%

Cesarean deliveries (%)

  • Montezuma 33.7%
  • Parke County 34.3%
  • Indiana 34.4%

Deliveries resulted in a live birth (%)

  • Montezuma 99.3%
  • County 99.3%
  • State 99.4%

Pregnancies resulted in a delivery (%)

  • Montezuma 61.4%
  • Parke County 61.4%
  • Indiana 60.6%

Women breastfeeding newborns (%)

  • Here 49.9%
  • Parke County 52.4%
  • Indiana 53.0%

Women that had a hysterectomy (%)

  • Montezuma 25.5%
  • Parke County 24.8%
  • Indiana 22.6%

Women that had both ovaries removed (%)

  • Montezuma 14.3%
  • County 13.3%
  • State 12.2%

Women that have ever taken birth control pills (%)

  • Montezuma 77.2%
  • Parke County 77.1%
  • State 74.8%

Women taking birth control pills (%)

  • Montezuma 9.7%
  • County 8.2%
  • Indiana 8.1%

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

  • Montezuma 13.5%
  • Parke County 16.6%
  • Indiana 16.6%

Women that have ever used female hormones (%)

  • Here 22.3%
  • Parke County 21.2%
  • State 18.2%

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

People living in Montezuma report their general health condition on average at 54 percent. Four percent of them donate blood. Excluding tests they have had as part of blood donations, 34 percent of Montezuma residents have ever had their blood tested for the AIDS virus infection. Nine percent of people living in Montezuma are left-handed.

Summary

General health condition (%)

  • Here 54.3%
  • County 56.3%
  • Indiana 55.3%

Blood donors (%)

  • Here 4.3%
  • County 4.9%
  • Indiana 4.3%

Has blood ever tested for HIV virus (%)

  • Montezuma 33.6%
  • County 37.5%
  • Indiana 39.7%

Left-handed people (%)

  • Montezuma 8.6%
  • County 8.7%
  • State 8.5%

People in Montezuma spend $344 per month on average on food for their families at supermarkets or grocery stores. This is 23 percent of their income. The average family in Montezuma spends $72 on food at other stores monthly. This is five percent of their income. They spend $120 on eating out, including cafeterias at work or at school or on vending machines. This is six percent of their income. They also spend $20 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 $344
  • County $351
  • State $358

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

  • Montezuma 22.8%
  • County 22.8%
  • State 24.8%

Money monthly spent on food at other stores

  • Montezuma $72
  • Parke County $72
  • Indiana $70

Income spent on food at other stores (%)

  • Here 4.8%
  • County 4.6%
  • Indiana 4.3%

Money monthly spent on eating out

  • Here $120
  • Parke County $136
  • Indiana $133

Income spent on eating out (%)

  • Here 6.0%
  • Parke County 6.9%
  • Indiana 6.8%

Money monthly spent on carryout/delivered foods

  • Montezuma $20
  • County $23
  • Indiana $23

Income spent on carryout/delivered foods (%)

  • Here 1.2%
  • County 1.2%
  • State 1.3%

People living in Montezuma report their general condition of hearing on average at 76 percent. Seventy three 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 three percent of people can hear a normal voice across a quiet room. Twenty two percent of Montezuma population have been bothered by ringing, roaring or buzzing in their ears or head. Fifty 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 Montezuma had off-work exposure to loud noise.

Summary

Average condition of hearing (%)

  • Here 75.6%
  • Parke County 77.3%
  • State 78.4%

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

  • Here 73.0%
  • County 76.2%
  • State 77.3%

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

  • Montezuma 93.4%
  • Parke County 93.9%
  • State 94.6%

Ears ringing, roaring, buzzing (%)

  • Here 21.7%
  • County 21.7%
  • Indiana 21.0%

Had a job exposure to loud noise (%)

  • Montezuma 50.1%
  • Parke County 44.4%
  • Indiana 45.0%

Had off-work exposure to loud noise (%)

  • Here 16.2%
  • Parke County 15.4%
  • Indiana 16.1%

Thirty percent of Montezuma 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 29.7%
  • County 28.5%
  • Indiana 25.8%

Twenty percent of Montezuma 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 eight percent are limited in the kind or amount of work they can do because of physical, mental or emotional problems. Ten percent have difficulty walking without using any special equipment. Eleven 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 (%)

  • Montezuma 19.8%
  • County 17.8%
  • State 19.6%

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

  • Montezuma 27.7%
  • Parke County 25.2%
  • Indiana 25.9%

People that need special equipment to walk (%)

  • Here 10.1%
  • Parke County 9.3%
  • Indiana 9.7%

People experiencing confusion/memory problems (%)

  • Montezuma 10.7%
  • County 9.2%
  • State 10.4%

People requiring special healthcare equipment (%)

  • Here 8.5%
  • County 8.1%
  • Indiana 8.0%
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