Health and Nutrition of Naknek, AK Residents

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Forty seven percent of Naknek residents report that their diet is generally healthy. People here have milk to drink or on their cereal 19 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 (%)

  • Here 47.2%
  • Bristol Bay Borough 48.1%
  • State 49.9%

Milk product consumption (# of products/month)

  • Here 18.8
  • County 18.5
  • Alaska 19.7

Meals not home prepared (#/week)

  • Naknek 3.5
  • County 3.7
  • State 3.9

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

  • Naknek 1.7
  • County 1.7
  • State 1.8

Ready-to-eat foods (#/month)

  • Here 2.0
  • Bristol Bay Borough 2.2
  • State 2.0

Frozen meals/pizza (#/month)

  • Naknek 3.8
  • County 3.7
  • Alaska 3.6

The average Naknek 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 one percent think they might have gum disease (might have swollen gums, receding gums, sore or infected gums or loose teeth). Naknek 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 24 teeth.

Summary

Average years since last visit a dentist

  • Here 2.0
  • County 2.0
  • Alaska 1.8

People embarrassed because of mouth (%)

  • Naknek 20.7%
  • County 19.3%
  • Alaska 15.9%

People with gum disease (%)

  • Naknek 21.2%
  • County 21.0%
  • Alaska 20.8%

General health of teeth and gums (%)

  • Here 43.5%
  • County 45.3%
  • Alaska 48.3%

Average days a week using dental floss/device

  • Naknek 2.8
  • Bristol Bay Borough 2.8
  • Alaska 3.0

Average days a week using mouthwash for dental problem

  • Naknek 2.6
  • Bristol Bay Borough 2.7
  • State 2.8

Average number of teeth

  • Naknek 23.8
  • Bristol Bay Borough 24.2
  • Alaska 24.4

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

The average height of Naknek residents 16 years and older is 67 inches. The average weight is 187 pounds. Their average BMI (Body Mass Index) is 30. Forty three percent of people living here are obese. Fifty six percent have ever been obese. Thirty eight percent have ever tried to lose weight.

Summary

Average height (inches)

  • Naknek 67.2
  • County 67.3
  • State 67.1

Average weight (pounds)

  • Naknek 186.5
  • County 186.9
  • State 180.9

Average BMI

  • Here 30.1
  • Bristol Bay Borough 29.8
  • State 28.7

People that are obese (%)

  • Here 42.8%
  • County 40.8%
  • Alaska 36.8%

People that ever were obese (%)

  • Naknek 56.1%
  • County 54.4%
  • Alaska 48.3%

People trying to lose weight (%)

  • Naknek 37.7%
  • County 38.9%
  • State 37.9%

Sixty eight percent of Naknek residents have ever used marijuana or hashish. Thirty one percent of people living here have ever used cocaine, crack cocaine, heroin or methamphetamine. Twenty nine percent have ever used any form of cocaine, such as powder, 'crack', 'free base', and coca paste. Three percent have ever used heroin. Twenty percent have ever used methamphetamines.

Summary

People that ever used marijuana or hashish (%)

  • Here 67.7%
  • County 67.9%
  • Alaska 64.1%

Ever used hard drugs (%)

  • Naknek 31.1%
  • County 30.8%
  • State 25.2%

Ever used any form of cocaine (%)

  • Naknek 29.1%
  • County 29.1%
  • Alaska 23.5%

Ever used heroin (%)

  • Here 2.9%
  • Bristol Bay Borough 2.6%
  • State 2.5%

Ever used methamphetamine (%)

  • Naknek 20.1%
  • Bristol Bay Borough 19.1%
  • State 14.5%

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

Eleven percent of people living in Naknek have ever been told by a doctor or health professional that they have diabetes. Forty one percent of people had a blood test for high sugar or diabetes within the past three years. Two percent of city residents are currently taking insulin.

Summary

Diabetics (%)

  • Here 10.8%
  • Bristol Bay Borough 10.5%
  • State 8.5%

Had a blood test for high blood sugar (%)

  • Here 41.0%
  • Bristol Bay Borough 44.0%
  • Alaska 45.1%

People taking insulin (%)

  • Naknek 2.3%
  • Bristol Bay Borough 2.5%
  • Alaska 2.5%

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

Naknek 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

  • Naknek 1.1
  • County 1.0
  • State 1.0

Fourteen percent of Naknek 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. Two percent have been having problems with their ability to taste sweet, sour, salty or bitter foods and drinks. Sixty five percent of people above the age of 40 have ever had wisdom teeth removed. Twenty three percent have ever had their tonsils removed. Seventeen 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 (%)

  • Here 13.5%
  • Bristol Bay Borough 12.8%
  • State 11.1%

People 40+ having problems with taste (%)

  • Naknek 2.3%
  • Bristol Bay Borough 3.1%
  • State 4.3%

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

  • Here 64.9%
  • County 64.6%
  • Alaska 65.4%

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

  • Naknek 23.5%
  • Bristol Bay Borough 24.1%
  • Alaska 26.2%

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

  • Naknek 17.2%
  • Bristol Bay Borough 17.6%
  • Alaska 17.0%

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

  • Here 23.1%
  • County 23.8%
  • State 22.3%

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

  • Here 45.8%
  • County 44.4%
  • Alaska 42.6%

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

Sixty seven percent of people living in Naknek are covered by health insurance or some other kind of health care plan.

Summary

People covered by health insurance (%)

  • Here 67.1%
  • County 69.2%
  • Alaska 73.6%

Fifteen percent of people living in Naknek have been ever told by a doctor or other health professional that they had hypertension (also called high blood pressure). Nineteen percent of people take their blood pressure at home. Thirty six percent of people in Naknek frequently check their blood cholesterol. Seventeen 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 15.1%
  • Bristol Bay Borough 16.1%
  • Alaska 16.7%

Checking blood pressure at home (%)

  • Here 19.4%
  • Bristol Bay Borough 20.5%
  • State 21.3%

Frequently checking blood cholesterol (%)

  • Naknek 36.0%
  • Bristol Bay Borough 37.9%
  • Alaska 38.1%

Has high cholesterol level (%)

  • Here 17.2%
  • Bristol Bay Borough 16.8%
  • State 15.1%

Thirty five percent of people living in Naknek use sunscreen.

Summary

People using sunscreen (%)

  • Naknek 34.9%
  • County 37.2%
  • Alaska 38.8%

Twenty eight percent of Naknek 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 five percent of people living here have trouble falling or staying asleep, or sleep too much. Fifty five percent of people often feel tired or have little energy. Thirty one percent are bothered by poor appetite or overeating. Twenty three percent often feel badly about themselves, that they are a failure or have let themselves or their families down. Twenty three 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 (%)

  • Naknek 28.2%
  • Bristol Bay Borough 27.9%
  • Alaska 26.3%

People feeling down, depressed, or hopeless (%)

  • Naknek 30.6%
  • Bristol Bay Borough 29.4%
  • Alaska 27.3%

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

  • Naknek 45.3%
  • County 45.4%
  • Alaska 43.0%

People feeling tired or having little energy (%)

  • Naknek 54.8%
  • Bristol Bay Borough 54.9%
  • Alaska 53.2%

People with poor appetite or overeating (%)

  • Here 31.4%
  • Bristol Bay Borough 30.8%
  • State 27.8%

People feeling bad about themself (%)

  • Here 23.1%
  • Bristol Bay Borough 23.5%
  • State 21.6%

People who have trouble concentrating on things (%)

  • Naknek 22.7%
  • Bristol Bay Borough 22.7%
  • State 20.5%

People moving or speaking slowly or too fast (%)

  • Naknek 18.3%
  • Bristol Bay Borough 17.5%
  • Alaska 14.6%

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

  • Here 4.5%
  • Bristol Bay Borough 4.8%
  • Alaska 4.2%

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

Naknek residents on average take two prescription medicines.

Summary

Average number of prescription medicines taking

  • Naknek 1.7
  • Bristol Bay Borough 1.7
  • Alaska 1.7

Seventy nine percent of people living in Naknek have at least one alcoholic drink per month. Twelve percent of people living here do not drink alcohol at all. People living here drink alcohol 4.6 days per month on average. They have 7.7 drinks per week. On average people living here have 5 or more drinks on 32 days a year.

Summary

People drinking some alcohol every month (%)

  • Here 79.5%
  • Bristol Bay Borough 81.1%
  • Alaska 82.2%

People not drinking at all (%)

  • Here 11.8%
  • Bristol Bay Borough 10.6%
  • Alaska 10.0%

Average days/month drinking alcohol

  • Naknek 4.6
  • County 4.9
  • Alaska 5.1

Average drinks/week

  • Naknek 7.7
  • County 7.2
  • State 6.1

Average days/year people drink much

  • Here 32.3
  • County 28.7
  • State 24.4

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

Ninety nine percent of Naknek residents 18 years and older have ever had vaginal, anal or oral sex. Ninety seven percent of males have ever had vaginal sex with a woman. Ninety percent have ever performed oral sex on a woman. Fifty four percent have ever had anal sex with a woman. Seven percent of males in Naknek have ever had any kind of sex with a man, including oral or anal. Ninety nine percent of females have ever had vaginal sex with a man. Eighty seven percent have ever performed oral sex on a man. Thirty five percent have ever had anal sex. Thirteen percent of females have ever had any kind of sex with a woman. People in Naknek 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 37 women. He has vaginal sex with 30 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 seven women. Males in their lifetime have anal or oral sex with 2.2 men on average. They have had 1.3 anal sex partners in their lifetime. People in Naknek were 18 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. Ten percent of people use protection, like a condom or dental dam, while performing oral sex. The average person in Naknek has vaginal or anal sex 71 times a year. Fifty five percent have sex without using a condom. Females in Naknek 18 years and older have had any kind of sex with 10 men on average. They have had nine male vaginal sex partners in their lifetimes. Women here have on average 0.5 female sex partners in their lifetimes. Eighty one percent of men 18 years old and older are circumcised.

Summary

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

  • Naknek 98.6%
  • Bristol Bay Borough 98.6%
  • State 97.2%

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

  • Here 96.5%
  • County 96.1%
  • Alaska 94.5%

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

  • Naknek 89.5%
  • County 89.9%
  • State 86.9%

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

  • Naknek 54.4%
  • Bristol Bay Borough 52.0%
  • Alaska 48.0%

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

  • Here 7.3%
  • Bristol Bay Borough 6.8%
  • Alaska 6.1%

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

  • Naknek 99.0%
  • County 98.9%
  • Alaska 97.1%

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

  • Here 86.7%
  • Bristol Bay Borough 87.9%
  • Alaska 88.3%

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

  • Naknek 35.4%
  • Bristol Bay Borough 39.2%
  • State 39.4%

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

  • Naknek 12.6%
  • County 13.4%
  • Alaska 12.0%

Average age people first had sex

  • Naknek 16.3
  • County 16.6
  • State 16.9

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

  • Naknek 37.2
  • Bristol Bay Borough 33.5
  • State 26.3

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

  • Here 29.9
  • County 27.4
  • State 21.6

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

  • Naknek 20.7
  • Bristol Bay Borough 20.9
  • State 21.3

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

  • Here 7.4
  • Bristol Bay Borough 7.4
  • State 5.7

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

  • Naknek 2.2
  • Bristol Bay Borough 1.5
  • State 1.8

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

  • Naknek 1.3
  • County 0.8
  • Alaska 1.0

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

  • Here 17.6
  • County 17.9
  • Alaska 18.8

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

  • Naknek 4.0
  • Bristol Bay Borough 3.1
  • State 3.7

People using protection when performing oral sex (%)

  • Here 10.3%
  • County 8.9%
  • Alaska 8.7%

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

  • Naknek 71.3
  • Bristol Bay Borough 66.5
  • Alaska 64.3

People having sex without condom (%)

  • Naknek 54.6%
  • County 56.5%
  • Alaska 55.7%

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

  • Here 10.2
  • County 10.2
  • State 9.8

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

  • Naknek 9.4
  • Bristol Bay Borough 9.4
  • Alaska 9.0

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

  • Here 0.5
  • County 0.5
  • State 0.5

Circumcised males 18+ (%)

  • Naknek 81.3%
  • Bristol Bay Borough 82.7%
  • State 81.4%

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

Eleven percent of households in Naknek 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 10.7%
  • Bristol Bay Borough 10.9%
  • Alaska 9.6%

Households using pesticides to kill weeds (%)

  • Here 4.3%
  • Bristol Bay Borough 4.6%
  • State 4.5%

Naknek 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 6.6
  • Bristol Bay Borough 6.6
  • State 6.8

People that has trouble sleeping (%)

  • Here 33.5%
  • Bristol Bay Borough 33.3%
  • State 30.9%

Sixty percent of Naknek residents currently smoke cigarettes.

Summary

People smoking cigarettes (%)

  • Here 60.4%
  • Bristol Bay Borough 56.6%
  • State 51.0%

Twenty seven percent of Naknek 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 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. Thirty one percent walk or bicycle for at least 10 minutes continuously to get to and from places. Twenty two 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 four 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 (%)

  • Naknek 27.3%
  • County 24.7%
  • State 22.6%

People doing moderate-intensity work activities (%)

  • Naknek 45.5%
  • County 43.3%
  • Alaska 40.0%

People walking or bicycling (%)

  • Naknek 30.5%
  • County 31.4%
  • State 32.2%

People doing vigorous-intensity recreational activities (%)

  • Here 21.8%
  • County 23.7%
  • Alaska 24.6%

People doing moderate-intensity recreational activities (%)

  • Naknek 43.7%
  • County 46.8%
  • Alaska 48.0%

Average hours a day doing sedentary activities

  • Here 5.6
  • Bristol Bay Borough 5.8
  • State 6.1

Average hours a day watching TV or videos

  • Here 2.7
  • County 2.6
  • State 2.5

Average hours a day using computer

  • Here 1.3
  • Bristol Bay Borough 1.4
  • State 1.4

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

Ten percent of Naknek 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". Three 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. Sixteen 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. Eight percent of people living in Naknek have ever received a blood transfusion. Twenty three percent have trouble seeing, even when wearing glasses or contact lenses. Twenty four percent of people 20 and older have arthritis. Two percent have ever been told they had gout. Two percent have congestive heart failure. Four percent have coronary heart disease. One 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. Six percent have another thyroid problem. Three percent have ever had chronic bronchitis. Two percent of people had any kind of liver condition. Five percent have ever had cancer or a malignancy of any kind.

Summary

People with asthma (%)

  • Naknek 10.0%
  • County 9.9%
  • State 9.5%

People with anemia (%)

  • Naknek 2.7%
  • Bristol Bay Borough 2.5%
  • Alaska 2.7%

People with psoriasis (%)

  • Naknek 3.5%
  • Bristol Bay Borough 3.6%
  • Alaska 3.7%

People with overweight (%)

  • Here 36.4%
  • Bristol Bay Borough 36.8%
  • State 33.9%

Elderly people having difficulties in thinking or remembering (%)

  • Here 16.1%
  • Bristol Bay Borough 15.7%
  • Alaska 15.9%

People who ever received blood transfusion (%)

  • Naknek 8.2%
  • Bristol Bay Borough 8.3%
  • Alaska 8.6%

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

  • Here 22.9%
  • County 21.8%
  • State 18.2%

People with arthritis (%)

  • Naknek 24.3%
  • County 23.9%
  • State 20.8%

People with gout (%)

  • Here 2.4%
  • Bristol Bay Borough 3.1%
  • Alaska 3.1%

People with congestive heart failure (%)

  • Here 2.0%
  • Bristol Bay Borough 1.7%
  • Alaska 2.0%

People with coronary heart disease (%)

  • Naknek 3.8%
  • Bristol Bay Borough 3.3%
  • Alaska 2.4%

People with angina pectoris (%)

  • Here 1.1%
  • Bristol Bay Borough 1.1%
  • Alaska 1.4%

People who ever had heart attack (%)

  • Naknek 3.7%
  • County 3.3%
  • Alaska 2.7%

People who ever had stroke (%)

  • Naknek 3.2%
  • County 2.6%
  • State 2.4%

People with emphysema (%)

  • Here 1.7%
  • Bristol Bay Borough 1.5%
  • State 1.7%

People with thyroid problem (%)

  • Here 5.7%
  • Bristol Bay Borough 5.6%
  • State 6.5%

People with chronic bronchitis (%)

  • Here 2.9%
  • County 2.8%
  • Alaska 2.8%

People with any liver condition (%)

  • Naknek 1.7%
  • Bristol Bay Borough 1.9%
  • State 2.2%

People who ever had cancer or malignancy (%)

  • Naknek 4.9%
  • County 5.2%
  • Alaska 6.5%

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

Sixty seven percent of births in Naknek were vaginal deliveries. Thirty three percent of deliveries were cesarean. 99.5 percent of deliveries resulted in live births. Fifty nine percent of pregnancies resulted in a delivery. Fifty eight percent of women breastfeed their children. Sixteen percent of women in Naknek have ever had a hysterectomy, including a partial hysterectomy (that is, surgery to remove their uterus or womb). Seven 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. Seven percent of women are currently taking birth control pills. Twenty four percent have ever used Depo-Provera or injectable birth control to prevent pregnancy. Thirteen 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 (%)

  • Naknek 66.6%
  • Bristol Bay Borough 66.4%
  • State 62.4%

Cesarean deliveries (%)

  • Naknek 33.4%
  • County 33.6%
  • State 37.6%

Deliveries resulted in a live birth (%)

  • Naknek 99.5%
  • County 99.5%
  • State 99.4%

Pregnancies resulted in a delivery (%)

  • Naknek 58.8%
  • Bristol Bay Borough 58.3%
  • Alaska 56.8%

Women breastfeeding newborns (%)

  • Naknek 57.7%
  • Bristol Bay Borough 60.0%
  • State 62.8%

Women that had a hysterectomy (%)

  • Naknek 16.1%
  • Bristol Bay Borough 17.5%
  • Alaska 16.6%

Women that had both ovaries removed (%)

  • Here 7.1%
  • County 8.1%
  • State 8.8%

Women that have ever taken birth control pills (%)

  • Here 80.4%
  • Bristol Bay Borough 78.9%
  • Alaska 77.2%

Women taking birth control pills (%)

  • Naknek 7.1%
  • County 6.4%
  • State 9.5%

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

  • Naknek 24.2%
  • Bristol Bay Borough 23.1%
  • State 19.1%

Women that have ever used female hormones (%)

  • Here 12.8%
  • County 13.4%
  • Alaska 14.6%

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

People living in Naknek report their general health condition on average at 55 percent. Five percent of them donate blood. Excluding tests they have had as part of blood donations, 40 percent of Naknek residents have ever had their blood tested for the AIDS virus infection. Nine percent of people living in Naknek are left-handed.

Summary

General health condition (%)

  • Here 54.6%
  • County 55.3%
  • State 57.7%

Blood donors (%)

  • Naknek 5.2%
  • County 5.6%
  • Alaska 5.5%

Has blood ever tested for HIV virus (%)

  • Naknek 39.9%
  • County 42.0%
  • State 41.2%

Left-handed people (%)

  • Naknek 8.9%
  • County 9.0%
  • Alaska 8.4%

People in Naknek spend $367 per month on average on food for their families at supermarkets or grocery stores. This is 26 percent of their income. The average family in Naknek spends $93 on food at other stores monthly. This is five percent of their income. They spend $119 on eating out, including cafeterias at work or at school or on vending machines. This is seven percent of their income. They also spend $72 monthly on carried out or delivered food. This is one percent of their income.

Summary

Money monthly spent on food at supermarket/grocery store

  • Naknek $367
  • Bristol Bay Borough $373
  • State $369

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

  • Here 26.5%
  • Bristol Bay Borough 24.6%
  • Alaska 22.1%

Money monthly spent on food at other stores

  • Naknek $93
  • County $93
  • State $84

Income spent on food at other stores (%)

  • Naknek 5.0%
  • County 4.7%
  • State 4.6%

Money monthly spent on eating out

  • Here $119
  • County $139
  • Alaska $152

Income spent on eating out (%)

  • Here 6.6%
  • County 7.2%
  • Alaska 7.6%

Money monthly spent on carryout/delivered foods

  • Naknek $72
  • Bristol Bay Borough $64
  • State $36

Income spent on carryout/delivered foods (%)

  • Naknek 1.3%
  • Bristol Bay Borough 1.3%
  • State 1.4%

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

People living in Naknek report their general condition of hearing on average at 80 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 five percent of people can hear a normal voice across a quiet room. Twenty four percent of Naknek population have been bothered by ringing, roaring or buzzing in their ears or head. Fifty three 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. Nineteen percent of people in Naknek had off-work exposure to loud noise.

Summary

Average condition of hearing (%)

  • Here 80.1%
  • Bristol Bay Borough 80.7%
  • State 80.9%

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

  • Naknek 76.7%
  • County 79.0%
  • Alaska 81.0%

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

  • Naknek 95.2%
  • County 95.5%
  • Alaska 95.5%

Ears ringing, roaring, buzzing (%)

  • Here 23.9%
  • County 23.6%
  • Alaska 19.4%

Had a job exposure to loud noise (%)

  • Here 52.8%
  • Bristol Bay Borough 50.1%
  • Alaska 43.9%

Had off-work exposure to loud noise (%)

  • Naknek 18.6%
  • Bristol Bay Borough 18.1%
  • Alaska 16.2%

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Twenty three percent of Naknek 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 (%)

  • Naknek 23.1%
  • Bristol Bay Borough 22.2%
  • Alaska 22.5%

Eighteen percent of Naknek 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. Seven 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. Four percent of people here have health problems that require them to use special equipment, such as a cane, wheelchair, special bed or special telephone.

Summary

People having limitations keeping them from working (%)

  • Here 18.0%
  • Bristol Bay Borough 16.9%
  • State 15.0%

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

  • Naknek 23.3%
  • Bristol Bay Borough 22.4%
  • Alaska 20.4%

People that need special equipment to walk (%)

  • Naknek 6.9%
  • Bristol Bay Borough 6.3%
  • Alaska 6.4%

People experiencing confusion/memory problems (%)

  • Naknek 9.3%
  • County 8.8%
  • Alaska 8.1%

People requiring special healthcare equipment (%)

  • Naknek 4.1%
  • Bristol Bay Borough 4.1%
  • Alaska 4.9%

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