Health and Nutrition of Orlando, FL Residents

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Fifty percent of Orlando residents report that their diet is generally healthy. People here have milk to drink or on their cereal 20 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 49.8%
  • County 49.5%
  • Florida 50.9%

Milk product consumption (# of products/month)

  • Here 19.6
  • Orange County 20.0
  • State 20.8

Meals not home prepared (#/week)

  • Here 3.9
  • County 3.8
  • Florida 3.5

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

  • Orlando 1.9
  • Orange County 1.9
  • State 1.7

Ready-to-eat foods (#/month)

  • Orlando 2.0
  • Orange County 2.0
  • Florida 1.8

Frozen meals/pizza (#/month)

  • Here 3.2
  • Orange County 3.4
  • Florida 3.1

The average Orlando 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). Fourteen 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). Orlando residents rate the overall health of their teeth and gums on average at 49 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 1.8
  • Orange County 1.8
  • State 1.9

People embarrassed because of mouth (%)

  • Here 14.2%
  • Orange County 14.7%
  • Florida 14.1%

People with gum disease (%)

  • Here 19.8%
  • Orange County 20.3%
  • State 19.9%

General health of teeth and gums (%)

  • Orlando 48.8%
  • Orange County 48.2%
  • Florida 48.5%

Average days a week using dental floss/device

  • Orlando 3.0
  • Orange County 3.0
  • State 3.0

Average days a week using mouthwash for dental problem

  • Orlando 3.1
  • Orange County 3.0
  • Florida 2.9

Average number of teeth

  • Orlando 24.5
  • County 24.2
  • State 22.9

The average height of Orlando residents 16 years and older is 67 inches. The average weight is 180 pounds. Their average BMI (Body Mass Index) is 29. Thirty eight percent of people living here are obese. Forty eight percent have ever been obese. Thirty eight percent have ever tried to lose weight.

Summary

Average height (inches)

  • Orlando 66.6
  • Orange County 66.6
  • State 66.4

Average weight (pounds)

  • Here 179.8
  • Orange County 179.1
  • State 179.0

Average BMI

  • Here 28.7
  • Orange County 28.6
  • State 28.7

People that are obese (%)

  • Orlando 38.0%
  • Orange County 37.3%
  • State 37.8%

People that ever were obese (%)

  • Orlando 48.0%
  • County 47.9%
  • State 49.0%

People trying to lose weight (%)

  • Orlando 38.0%
  • Orange County 37.1%
  • Florida 36.1%

Sixty one percent of Orlando residents have ever used marijuana or hashish. Twenty percent of people living here have ever used cocaine, crack cocaine, heroin or methamphetamine. Nineteen percent have ever used any form of cocaine, such as powder, 'crack', 'free base', and coca paste. Two percent have ever used heroin. Ten percent have ever used methamphetamines.

Summary

People that ever used marijuana or hashish (%)

  • Orlando 61.2%
  • County 61.3%
  • State 61.5%

Ever used hard drugs (%)

  • Orlando 20.1%
  • County 21.2%
  • State 21.2%

Ever used any form of cocaine (%)

  • Here 18.6%
  • Orange County 19.6%
  • State 19.5%

Ever used heroin (%)

  • Orlando 2.4%
  • County 2.4%
  • Florida 2.5%

Ever used methamphetamine (%)

  • Here 9.6%
  • Orange County 10.9%
  • State 10.4%

Nine percent of people living in Orlando have ever been told by a doctor or health professional that they have diabetes. Forty seven 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 (%)

  • Orlando 8.5%
  • County 8.8%
  • Florida 10.7%

Had a blood test for high blood sugar (%)

  • Orlando 46.8%
  • County 46.4%
  • State 49.6%

People taking insulin (%)

  • Here 2.8%
  • Orange County 2.8%
  • State 3.2%

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

Orlando 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

  • Orlando 1.0
  • Orange County 1.1
  • Florida 1.1

Ten percent of Orlando 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. Sixty four percent of people above the age of 40 have ever had wisdom teeth removed. Twenty six percent have ever had their tonsils removed. Fourteen percent have lost consciousness because of a head injury. Eighteen percent have ever had a broken nose or other serious injury to face or skull. Thirty seven percent have had two or more sinus infections.

Summary

People 40+ having problems with smell (%)

  • Orlando 10.1%
  • County 10.6%
  • State 11.3%

People 40+ having problems with taste (%)

  • Orlando 4.8%
  • County 4.9%
  • State 5.5%

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

  • Here 64.3%
  • County 64.9%
  • State 67.4%

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

  • Orlando 25.7%
  • County 25.9%
  • Florida 29.7%

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

  • Orlando 14.0%
  • County 14.9%
  • Florida 15.1%

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

  • Orlando 17.9%
  • County 19.5%
  • Florida 19.8%

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

  • Orlando 37.0%
  • County 37.5%
  • State 38.2%

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

Summary

People covered by health insurance (%)

  • Here 75.6%
  • Orange County 74.2%
  • Florida 76.8%

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

  • Orlando 19.1%
  • County 19.3%
  • State 25.1%

Checking blood pressure at home (%)

  • Orlando 21.3%
  • County 22.0%
  • State 25.3%

Frequently checking blood cholesterol (%)

  • Orlando 40.1%
  • County 40.1%
  • State 46.0%

Has high cholesterol level (%)

  • Orlando 14.5%
  • Orange County 15.5%
  • State 20.7%

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

Thirty five percent of people living in Orlando use sunscreen.

Summary

People using sunscreen (%)

  • Orlando 34.5%
  • County 35.3%
  • Florida 35.8%

Twenty five percent of Orlando residents 18 years old and older have usually little interest or pleasure in doing things. Twenty five percent often feel down, depressed, or hopeless. Forty percent of people living here have trouble falling or staying asleep, or sleep too much. Fifty percent of people often feel tired or have little energy. Twenty seven percent are bothered by poor appetite or overeating. Nineteen percent often feel badly about themselves, that they are a failure or have let themselves or their families down. Eighteen percent have trouble concentrating on things, such as reading the newspaper or watching TV. Thirteen percent of people living here move or speak so slowly that other people could have noticed, or the opposite - being so fidgety or restless that they have been moving around a lot more than usual. Four percent have thoughts that they would be better off dead or of hurting themselves in some way.

Summary

People who have little interest in doing things (%)

  • Orlando 24.8%
  • County 25.2%
  • State 25.2%

People feeling down, depressed, or hopeless (%)

  • Orlando 25.4%
  • Orange County 25.8%
  • Florida 26.1%

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

  • Here 39.7%
  • Orange County 40.2%
  • Florida 39.8%

People feeling tired or having little energy (%)

  • Here 50.4%
  • County 50.5%
  • Florida 49.9%

People with poor appetite or overeating (%)

  • Here 27.1%
  • Orange County 27.0%
  • Florida 26.2%

People feeling bad about themself (%)

  • Orlando 19.3%
  • County 19.8%
  • Florida 19.9%

People who have trouble concentrating on things (%)

  • Here 18.4%
  • County 18.6%
  • State 18.1%

People moving or speaking slowly or too fast (%)

  • Orlando 12.7%
  • County 12.9%
  • Florida 12.7%

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

  • Here 3.8%
  • County 3.9%
  • Florida 4.1%

Orlando residents on average take two prescription medicines.

Summary

Average number of prescription medicines taking

  • Here 1.7
  • County 1.7
  • Florida 2.1

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

Seventy nine percent of people living in Orlando 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 4.9 days per month on average. They have 5.3 drinks per week. On average people living here have 5 or more drinks on 21 days a year.

Summary

People drinking some alcohol every month (%)

  • Here 78.7%
  • Orange County 79.5%
  • State 78.9%

People not drinking at all (%)

  • Here 11.1%
  • Orange County 10.8%
  • State 11.0%

Average days/month drinking alcohol

  • Here 4.9
  • County 4.8
  • State 5.0

Average drinks/week

  • Here 5.3
  • County 5.3
  • State 5.3

Average days/year people drink much

  • Orlando 21.1
  • Orange County 21.4
  • Florida 20.8

Ninety seven percent of Orlando residents 18 years and older have ever had vaginal, anal or oral sex. Ninety three percent of males have ever had vaginal sex with a woman. Eighty four percent have ever performed oral sex on a woman. Forty seven percent have ever had anal sex with a woman. Seven percent of males in Orlando 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. Eighty four percent have ever performed oral sex on a man. Thirty eight percent have ever had anal sex. Twelve percent of females have ever had any kind of sex with a woman. People in Orlando 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 24 women. He has vaginal sex with 19 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 four women. Males in their lifetime have anal or oral sex with 2.0 men on average. They have had 1.1 anal sex partners in their lifetime. People in Orlando were 19 years old on average when they first performed oral sex on a man. They performed oral sex on average on three men in their lifetime. Eleven percent of people use protection, like a condom or dental dam, while performing oral sex. The average person in Orlando has vaginal or anal sex 62 times a year. Fifty percent have sex without using a condom. Females in Orlando 18 years and older have had any kind of sex with 10 men on average. They have had eight male vaginal sex partners in their lifetimes. Women here have on average 0.6 female sex partners in their lifetimes. Seventy five percent of men 18 years old and older are circumcised.

Summary

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

  • Orlando 97.1%
  • Orange County 97.1%
  • State 97.3%

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

  • Orlando 93.0%
  • Orange County 93.3%
  • Florida 94.3%

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

  • Here 83.9%
  • Orange County 84.9%
  • Florida 85.7%

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

  • Orlando 46.9%
  • Orange County 47.7%
  • Florida 46.6%

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

  • Here 7.0%
  • County 6.9%
  • Florida 6.9%

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

  • Orlando 97.0%
  • Orange County 96.7%
  • State 97.1%

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

  • Orlando 84.0%
  • Orange County 84.1%
  • State 83.0%

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

  • Here 37.7%
  • Orange County 38.6%
  • Florida 37.2%

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

  • Here 12.0%
  • Orange County 11.6%
  • State 10.5%

Average age people first had sex

  • Here 16.9
  • Orange County 16.9
  • Florida 17.0

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

  • Orlando 24.4
  • County 25.4
  • Florida 27.3

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

  • Orlando 19.3
  • Orange County 20.5
  • Florida 20.6

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

  • Orlando 21.5
  • Orange County 21.5
  • State 21.7

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

  • Orlando 4.1
  • County 4.6
  • State 4.6

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

  • Here 2.0
  • Orange County 2.0
  • State 3.4

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

  • Orlando 1.1
  • County 1.2
  • Florida 1.9

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

  • Orlando 19.0
  • County 19.4
  • Florida 19.7

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

  • Here 3.5
  • Orange County 3.8
  • Florida 5.0

People using protection when performing oral sex (%)

  • Orlando 11.5%
  • County 10.3%
  • State 9.5%

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

  • Orlando 62.1
  • County 61.4
  • State 55.9

People having sex without condom (%)

  • Here 50.4%
  • Orange County 51.6%
  • State 49.9%

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

  • Here 9.7
  • County 9.7
  • State 9.7

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

  • Orlando 8.3
  • Orange County 8.5
  • State 8.3

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

  • Orlando 0.6
  • County 0.5
  • State 0.5

Circumcised males 18+ (%)

  • Orlando 74.5%
  • County 74.8%
  • State 75.4%

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

Ten percent of households in Orlando 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 10.2%
  • County 10.1%
  • Florida 10.5%

Households using pesticides to kill weeds (%)

  • Here 3.8%
  • County 4.0%
  • State 4.2%

Orlando residents 16 years and older usually get seven hours of sleep at night on weekdays or workdays. Twenty eight percent of them have trouble sleeping.

Summary

Average hours sleeping at night

  • Here 6.8
  • County 6.8
  • State 6.9

People that has trouble sleeping (%)

  • Here 27.5%
  • Orange County 27.9%
  • Florida 29.4%

Forty nine percent of Orlando residents currently smoke cigarettes.

Summary

People smoking cigarettes (%)

  • Here 49.2%
  • Orange County 49.4%
  • State 45.5%

Twenty percent of Orlando residents' work involve vigorous-intensity activity that causes large increases in breathing or heart rate, like carrying or lifting heavy loads, digging or construction work for at least 10 minutes continuously. Thirty 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 two percent walk or bicycle for at least 10 minutes continuously to get to and from places. Twenty five 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 1.4 hours per day.

Summary

People doing vigorous-intensity work activities (%)

  • Orlando 19.7%
  • Orange County 20.5%
  • Florida 19.6%

People doing moderate-intensity work activities (%)

  • Orlando 36.0%
  • Orange County 36.5%
  • Florida 35.7%

People walking or bicycling (%)

  • Here 32.2%
  • County 32.1%
  • Florida 29.5%

People doing vigorous-intensity recreational activities (%)

  • Orlando 25.4%
  • County 23.9%
  • Florida 20.5%

People doing moderate-intensity recreational activities (%)

  • Here 45.4%
  • Orange County 44.4%
  • Florida 42.4%

Average hours a day doing sedentary activities

  • Orlando 6.2
  • County 6.1
  • State 6.1

Average hours a day watching TV or videos

  • Here 2.6
  • County 2.6
  • State 2.7

Average hours a day using computer

  • Here 1.4
  • Orange County 1.4
  • State 1.3

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

Ten percent of Orlando residents have ever been told by a doctor or other health professional that they had asthma. Four 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 three 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. Ten percent of people living in Orlando have ever received a blood transfusion. Seventeen percent have trouble seeing, even when wearing glasses or contact lenses. Twenty percent of people 20 and older have arthritis. Three percent have ever been told they had gout. Two percent have congestive heart failure. Two percent have coronary heart disease. Two percent have angina, also called angina pectoris. Three 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. One 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. Seven percent have ever had cancer or a malignancy of any kind.

Summary

People with asthma (%)

  • Orlando 9.8%
  • County 9.7%
  • Florida 9.8%

People with anemia (%)

  • Here 3.5%
  • Orange County 3.4%
  • Florida 3.6%

People with psoriasis (%)

  • Orlando 3.1%
  • Orange County 3.3%
  • State 3.6%

People with overweight (%)

  • Here 33.3%
  • County 33.3%
  • State 34.8%

Elderly people having difficulties in thinking or remembering (%)

  • Orlando 16.2%
  • County 17.3%
  • State 18.4%

People who ever received blood transfusion (%)

  • Orlando 9.5%
  • County 9.8%
  • Florida 12.3%

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

  • Here 17.1%
  • Orange County 17.7%
  • Florida 18.9%

People with arthritis (%)

  • Here 20.1%
  • Orange County 21.1%
  • State 26.6%

People with gout (%)

  • Orlando 3.1%
  • County 3.2%
  • State 4.1%

People with congestive heart failure (%)

  • Here 2.3%
  • County 2.4%
  • State 3.4%

People with coronary heart disease (%)

  • Here 2.2%
  • County 2.4%
  • State 3.6%

People with angina pectoris (%)

  • Orlando 1.7%
  • Orange County 1.7%
  • Florida 2.4%

People who ever had heart attack (%)

  • Here 2.5%
  • Orange County 2.8%
  • Florida 4.1%

People who ever had stroke (%)

  • Here 2.8%
  • Orange County 2.9%
  • State 3.9%

People with emphysema (%)

  • Here 1.4%
  • County 1.9%
  • Florida 2.8%

People with thyroid problem (%)

  • Here 6.4%
  • Orange County 6.5%
  • State 7.9%

People with chronic bronchitis (%)

  • Orlando 2.7%
  • County 2.8%
  • State 3.4%

People with any liver condition (%)

  • Orlando 1.9%
  • Orange County 2.4%
  • State 2.6%

People who ever had cancer or malignancy (%)

  • Orlando 6.6%
  • County 6.8%
  • State 9.8%

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

Sixty percent of births in Orlando were vaginal deliveries. Forty percent of deliveries were cesarean. 99.1 percent of deliveries resulted in live births. Fifty seven percent of pregnancies resulted in a delivery. Fifty nine percent of women breastfeed their children. Seventeen percent of women in Orlando have ever had a hysterectomy, including a partial hysterectomy (that is, surgery to remove their uterus or womb). Nine percent had both of their ovaries removed (either when they had their uterus removed or at another time). Seventy four percent have ever taken birth control pills for any reason. Nine percent of women are currently taking birth control pills. Nineteen percent have ever used Depo-Provera or injectable birth control to prevent pregnancy. Fourteen 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 60.0%
  • Orange County 61.1%
  • State 63.8%

Cesarean deliveries (%)

  • Here 40.0%
  • Orange County 38.9%
  • State 36.2%

Deliveries resulted in a live birth (%)

  • Orlando 99.1%
  • County 99.2%
  • Florida 99.2%

Pregnancies resulted in a delivery (%)

  • Here 57.3%
  • Orange County 58.3%
  • Florida 59.7%

Women breastfeeding newborns (%)

  • Orlando 58.6%
  • County 60.1%
  • State 57.4%

Women that had a hysterectomy (%)

  • Here 17.2%
  • Orange County 17.7%
  • Florida 22.8%

Women that had both ovaries removed (%)

  • Orlando 8.7%
  • County 9.2%
  • State 12.3%

Women that have ever taken birth control pills (%)

  • Here 74.2%
  • Orange County 74.4%
  • Florida 73.1%

Women taking birth control pills (%)

  • Orlando 8.8%
  • County 8.4%
  • Florida 7.0%

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

  • Orlando 19.3%
  • Orange County 19.0%
  • State 15.6%

Women that have ever used female hormones (%)

  • Orlando 14.4%
  • County 15.2%
  • State 19.9%

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

People living in Orlando report their general health condition on average at 58 percent. Five percent of them donate blood. Excluding tests they have had as part of blood donations, 43 percent of Orlando residents have ever had their blood tested for the AIDS virus infection. Eight percent of people living in Orlando are left-handed.

Summary

General health condition (%)

  • Orlando 57.5%
  • Orange County 57.1%
  • State 56.4%

Blood donors (%)

  • Here 5.5%
  • County 5.2%
  • Florida 4.9%

Has blood ever tested for HIV virus (%)

  • Here 43.0%
  • Orange County 42.3%
  • Florida 39.3%

Left-handed people (%)

  • Here 8.2%
  • Orange County 8.2%
  • Florida 8.2%

People in Orlando spend $359 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 Orlando spends $85 on food at other stores monthly. This is five percent of their income. They spend $152 on eating out, including cafeterias at work or at school or on vending machines. This is eight percent of their income. They also spend $28 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 $359
  • Orange County $366
  • State $361

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

  • Orlando 22.9%
  • County 23.2%
  • State 22.3%

Money monthly spent on food at other stores

  • Orlando $85
  • Orange County $82
  • Florida $77

Income spent on food at other stores (%)

  • Orlando 4.8%
  • County 4.6%
  • State 4.2%

Money monthly spent on eating out

  • Here $152
  • County $151
  • Florida $146

Income spent on eating out (%)

  • Orlando 7.9%
  • Orange County 7.7%
  • State 6.9%

Money monthly spent on carryout/delivered foods

  • Here $28
  • County $29
  • Florida $26

Income spent on carryout/delivered foods (%)

  • Here 1.4%
  • Orange County 1.3%
  • Florida 1.2%

People living in Orlando report their general condition of hearing on average at 82 percent. Eighty four 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 six percent of people can hear a normal voice across a quiet room. Sixteen percent of Orlando population have been bothered by ringing, roaring or buzzing in their ears or head. Thirty eight 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. Fifteen percent of people in Orlando had off-work exposure to loud noise.

Summary

Average condition of hearing (%)

  • Here 81.9%
  • Orange County 81.2%
  • Florida 78.9%

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

  • Orlando 84.2%
  • Orange County 82.7%
  • State 81.2%

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

  • Here 96.4%
  • County 96.0%
  • State 95.3%

Ears ringing, roaring, buzzing (%)

  • Here 15.5%
  • Orange County 16.7%
  • State 18.5%

Had a job exposure to loud noise (%)

  • Here 37.5%
  • County 39.1%
  • Florida 39.9%

Had off-work exposure to loud noise (%)

  • Orlando 14.7%
  • Orange County 14.7%
  • Florida 14.3%

Twenty five percent of Orlando 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 25.0%
  • Orange County 24.0%
  • State 28.1%

Fourteen percent of Orlando 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. Nineteen 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. Eight 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 (%)

  • Here 13.5%
  • Orange County 14.6%
  • State 16.9%

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

  • Orlando 19.0%
  • Orange County 20.0%
  • Florida 23.1%

People that need special equipment to walk (%)

  • Orlando 7.0%
  • Orange County 7.3%
  • Florida 9.3%

People experiencing confusion/memory problems (%)

  • Here 7.6%
  • County 8.1%
  • State 9.2%

People requiring special healthcare equipment (%)

  • Orlando 6.2%
  • Orange County 6.2%
  • Florida 8.6%

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

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