Health and Nutrition of Rohrsburg, PA Residents

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Forty eight percent of Rohrsburg residents report that their diet is generally healthy. People here have milk to drink or on their cereal 24 times per month. This includes chocolate and other flavored milks, as well as hot cocoa made with milk, and does not count small amounts of milk added to coffee or tea. People living here eat an average of two meals (breakfasts, lunches or dinners) per week that were prepared away from home in places such as restaurants, fast food places, food stands, grocery stores or from vending machines. They get one of these meals from a fast-food or pizza place. People here eat three "ready to eat" foods such as salads, soups, chicken, sandwiches and cooked vegetables per month. They also eat one frozen meals or frozen pizzas on average monthly.

Summary

Diet health (%)

  • Here 47.6%
  • County 52.7%
  • State 49.8%

Milk product consumption (# of products/month)

  • Rohrsburg 23.9
  • Columbia County 21.5
  • State 21.5

Meals not home prepared (#/week)

  • Rohrsburg 2.3
  • County 3.7
  • Pennsylvania 3.5

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

  • Here 1.1
  • Columbia County 1.6
  • Pennsylvania 1.8

Ready-to-eat foods (#/month)

  • Rohrsburg 2.7
  • County 1.7
  • State 1.7

Frozen meals/pizza (#/month)

  • Rohrsburg 1.4
  • Columbia County 3.5
  • Pennsylvania 3.5

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

The average Rohrsburg 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 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). Rohrsburg residents rate the overall health of their teeth and gums on average at 43 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

  • Rohrsburg 1.6
  • Columbia County 1.7
  • State 2.0

People embarrassed because of mouth (%)

  • Here 20.4%
  • County 13.6%
  • State 15.9%

People with gum disease (%)

  • Here 22.7%
  • Columbia County 20.0%
  • Pennsylvania 21.1%

General health of teeth and gums (%)

  • Here 42.7%
  • County 50.8%
  • Pennsylvania 46.3%

Average days a week using dental floss/device

  • Here 3.5
  • County 3.2
  • State 2.8

Average days a week using mouthwash for dental problem

  • Here 3.3
  • County 2.5
  • Pennsylvania 2.8

Average number of teeth

  • Rohrsburg 22.7
  • Columbia County 23.3
  • State 22.2

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

The average height of Rohrsburg residents 16 years and older is 64 inches. The average weight is 175 pounds. Their average BMI (Body Mass Index) is 29. Forty five percent of people living here are obese. Fifty six percent have ever been obese. Thirty seven percent have ever tried to lose weight.

Summary

Average height (inches)

  • Rohrsburg 63.8
  • Columbia County 66.9
  • State 66.8

Average weight (pounds)

  • Here 174.7
  • County 178.7
  • State 180.1

Average BMI

  • Here 29.5
  • County 28.5
  • Pennsylvania 28.7

People that are obese (%)

  • Here 45.0%
  • Columbia County 35.5%
  • State 37.5%

People that ever were obese (%)

  • Rohrsburg 55.9%
  • County 46.6%
  • State 49.4%

People trying to lose weight (%)

  • Rohrsburg 37.4%
  • Columbia County 37.6%
  • Pennsylvania 34.6%

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

Thirty six percent of Rohrsburg residents have ever used marijuana or hashish. Sixteen percent of people living here have ever used cocaine, crack cocaine, heroin or methamphetamine. Sixteen percent have ever used any form of cocaine, such as powder, 'crack', 'free base', and coca paste. Three percent have ever used heroin. Five percent have ever used methamphetamines.

Summary

People that ever used marijuana or hashish (%)

  • Here 35.7%
  • Columbia County 63.1%
  • State 64.2%

Ever used hard drugs (%)

  • Here 15.5%
  • County 22.4%
  • State 23.8%

Ever used any form of cocaine (%)

  • Rohrsburg 15.5%
  • Columbia County 20.9%
  • State 21.6%

Ever used heroin (%)

  • Here 2.6%
  • County 2.7%
  • Pennsylvania 3.2%

Ever used methamphetamine (%)

  • Rohrsburg 4.8%
  • Columbia County 11.3%
  • Pennsylvania 12.8%

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

Eighteen percent of people living in Rohrsburg have ever been told by a doctor or health professional that they have diabetes. Fifty seven percent of people had a blood test for high sugar or diabetes within the past three years. Six percent of city residents are currently taking insulin.

Summary

Diabetics (%)

  • Here 18.3%
  • Columbia County 9.4%
  • Pennsylvania 10.6%

Had a blood test for high blood sugar (%)

  • Rohrsburg 56.7%
  • County 47.2%
  • State 47.7%

People taking insulin (%)

  • Here 5.9%
  • Columbia County 2.8%
  • Pennsylvania 3.3%

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

Rohrsburg 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

  • Rohrsburg 1.2
  • County 1.0
  • Pennsylvania 1.2

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

Summary

People 40+ having problems with smell (%)

  • Here 14.2%
  • Columbia County 12.2%
  • State 11.7%

People 40+ having problems with taste (%)

  • Rohrsburg 6.7%
  • County 5.0%
  • Pennsylvania 5.8%

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

  • Rohrsburg 60.9%
  • Columbia County 70.1%
  • Pennsylvania 68.9%

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

  • Rohrsburg 19.6%
  • Columbia County 36.2%
  • State 30.2%

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

  • Here 12.9%
  • County 16.4%
  • State 16.1%

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

  • Here 11.9%
  • County 22.4%
  • Pennsylvania 21.9%

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

  • Rohrsburg 22.3%
  • County 46.6%
  • Pennsylvania 41.9%

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

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

Summary

People covered by health insurance (%)

  • Here 70.3%
  • County 79.4%
  • State 75.8%

Twenty two percent of people living in Rohrsburg have been ever told by a doctor or other health professional that they had hypertension (also called high blood pressure). Sixteen percent of people take their blood pressure at home. Fifty three percent of people in Rohrsburg frequently check their blood cholesterol. Twenty two 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 21.6%
  • Columbia County 22.8%
  • Pennsylvania 24.7%

Checking blood pressure at home (%)

  • Rohrsburg 16.3%
  • County 24.5%
  • State 25.9%

Frequently checking blood cholesterol (%)

  • Here 52.7%
  • Columbia County 44.8%
  • Pennsylvania 44.2%

Has high cholesterol level (%)

  • Here 21.6%
  • County 19.8%
  • Pennsylvania 20.8%

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

Thirty percent of people living in Rohrsburg use sunscreen.

Summary

People using sunscreen (%)

  • Rohrsburg 30.0%
  • Columbia County 42.3%
  • Pennsylvania 35.2%

Twenty three percent of Rohrsburg residents 18 years old and older have usually little interest or pleasure in doing things. Thirty one percent often feel down, depressed, or hopeless. Twenty eight percent of people living here have trouble falling or staying asleep, or sleep too much. Thirty four percent of people often feel tired or have little energy. Twenty two 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. Thirteen percent have trouble concentrating on things, such as reading the newspaper or watching TV. Ten 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. Three 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 (%)

  • Here 23.0%
  • County 23.8%
  • Pennsylvania 25.9%

People feeling down, depressed, or hopeless (%)

  • Rohrsburg 31.0%
  • Columbia County 26.5%
  • State 27.2%

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

  • Rohrsburg 27.7%
  • County 41.5%
  • State 41.6%

People feeling tired or having little energy (%)

  • Rohrsburg 33.6%
  • Columbia County 51.7%
  • State 51.3%

People with poor appetite or overeating (%)

  • Rohrsburg 22.2%
  • Columbia County 25.0%
  • State 27.4%

People feeling bad about themself (%)

  • Rohrsburg 18.6%
  • County 19.9%
  • State 21.1%

People who have trouble concentrating on things (%)

  • Here 13.5%
  • Columbia County 18.0%
  • State 18.9%

People moving or speaking slowly or too fast (%)

  • Rohrsburg 9.8%
  • Columbia County 12.3%
  • State 13.7%

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

  • Here 3.0%
  • Columbia County 4.2%
  • State 4.4%

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

Rohrsburg residents on average take two prescription medicines.

Summary

Average number of prescription medicines taking

  • Rohrsburg 1.8
  • Columbia County 2.2
  • Pennsylvania 2.2

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

Sixty eight percent of people living in Rohrsburg have at least one alcoholic drink per month. Sixteen percent of people living here do not drink alcohol at all. People living here drink alcohol 2.6 days per month on average. They have 3.7 drinks per week. On average people living here have 5 or more drinks on 12 days a year.

Summary

People drinking some alcohol every month (%)

  • Here 68.3%
  • Columbia County 80.0%
  • State 79.5%

People not drinking at all (%)

  • Rohrsburg 15.7%
  • County 11.2%
  • Pennsylvania 11.0%

Average days/month drinking alcohol

  • Rohrsburg 2.6
  • County 5.5
  • State 5.0

Average drinks/week

  • Here 3.7
  • Columbia County 5.5
  • State 5.7

Average days/year people drink much

  • Here 11.7
  • County 21.9
  • Pennsylvania 23.4

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

Ninety nine percent of Rohrsburg residents 18 years and older have ever had vaginal, anal or oral sex. Ninety nine percent of males have ever had vaginal sex with a woman. Seventy nine percent have ever performed oral sex on a woman. Forty three percent have ever had anal sex with a woman. Ten percent of males in Rohrsburg have ever had any kind of sex with a man, including oral or anal. Ninety six percent of females have ever had vaginal sex with a man. Seventy three percent have ever performed oral sex on a man. Forty percent have ever had anal sex. Nine percent of females have ever had any kind of sex with a woman. People in Rohrsburg were 19 years old on average when they had sex for the first time. The average man in his lifetime had any kind of sex with 13 women. He has vaginal sex with 11 women. People living here were on average 24 years old when they first performed oral sex on a woman. In their lifetime they performed oral sex on average on three women. People in Rohrsburg were 21 years old on average when they first performed oral sex on a man. Nine percent of people use protection, like a condom or dental dam, while performing oral sex. The average person in Rohrsburg has vaginal or anal sex 26 times a year. Sixty two percent have sex without using a condom. Females in Rohrsburg 18 years and older have had any kind of sex with four men on average. They have had four male vaginal sex partners in their lifetimes. Thirty eight percent of men 18 years old and older are circumcised.

Summary

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

  • Rohrsburg 98.8%
  • County 96.5%
  • State 97.2%

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

  • Rohrsburg 99.1%
  • County 93.5%
  • Pennsylvania 94.6%

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

  • Rohrsburg 79.0%
  • Columbia County 87.7%
  • State 86.9%

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

  • Here 42.9%
  • Columbia County 45.1%
  • State 48.0%

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

  • Rohrsburg 9.8%
  • Columbia County 7.5%
  • Pennsylvania 5.9%

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

  • Here 95.6%
  • Columbia County 97.0%
  • Pennsylvania 97.3%

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

  • Rohrsburg 73.2%
  • Columbia County 88.2%
  • Pennsylvania 84.5%

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

  • Rohrsburg 39.9%
  • County 36.4%
  • Pennsylvania 38.1%

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

  • Here 9.5%
  • Columbia County 9.2%
  • Pennsylvania 11.4%

Average age people first had sex

  • Here 19.1
  • Columbia County 17.1
  • State 16.8

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

  • Rohrsburg 13.1
  • County 22.2
  • Pennsylvania 27.0

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

  • Rohrsburg 11.5
  • Columbia County 17.7
  • Pennsylvania 21.2

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

  • Rohrsburg 24.3
  • Columbia County 21.4
  • Pennsylvania 21.7

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

  • Here 2.6
  • Columbia County 4.6
  • State 5.1

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

  • Rohrsburg 21.1
  • County 19.0
  • State 19.9

People using protection when performing oral sex (%)

  • Rohrsburg 9.3%
  • Columbia County 6.9%
  • State 8.7%

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

  • Rohrsburg 26.0
  • Columbia County 64.3
  • Pennsylvania 60.6

People having sex without condom (%)

  • Rohrsburg 61.8%
  • Columbia County 55.4%
  • State 54.1%

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

  • Here 4.3
  • Columbia County 10.5
  • Pennsylvania 11.2

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

  • Here 4.1
  • County 9.6
  • Pennsylvania 9.8

Circumcised males 18+ (%)

  • Rohrsburg 37.6%
  • Columbia County 86.2%
  • State 82.3%

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

Eleven percent of households in Rohrsburg use chemical products in their homes to control fleas, roaches, ants, termites or other insects. Three percent use chemical products in their lawns or gardens to kill weeds.

Summary

Households using pesticides to control insects (%)

  • Rohrsburg 11.5%
  • Columbia County 8.7%
  • Pennsylvania 10.1%

Households using pesticides to kill weeds (%)

  • Rohrsburg 2.8%
  • Columbia County 4.3%
  • Pennsylvania 4.4%

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

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

Summary

Average hours sleeping at night

  • Here 6.6
  • County 6.9
  • State 6.8

People that has trouble sleeping (%)

  • Rohrsburg 22.0%
  • County 32.0%
  • State 31.9%

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

Thirty one percent of Rohrsburg residents currently smoke cigarettes.

Summary

People smoking cigarettes (%)

  • Here 31.1%
  • County 46.1%
  • State 50.8%

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

Fifteen percent of Rohrsburg 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 five percent walk or bicycle for at least 10 minutes continuously to get to and from places. Thirteen 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 five 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 two 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 0.9 hours per day.

Summary

People doing vigorous-intensity work activities (%)

  • Rohrsburg 14.9%
  • Columbia County 22.8%
  • State 21.6%

People doing moderate-intensity work activities (%)

  • Rohrsburg 36.3%
  • County 38.9%
  • State 37.3%

People walking or bicycling (%)

  • Rohrsburg 34.8%
  • County 26.8%
  • Pennsylvania 28.8%

People doing vigorous-intensity recreational activities (%)

  • Rohrsburg 12.8%
  • County 22.6%
  • State 18.4%

People doing moderate-intensity recreational activities (%)

  • Rohrsburg 37.6%
  • Columbia County 46.9%
  • Pennsylvania 41.8%

Average hours a day doing sedentary activities

  • Rohrsburg 5.1
  • County 6.2
  • State 6.1

Average hours a day watching TV or videos

  • Rohrsburg 2.2
  • County 2.7
  • State 2.8

Average hours a day using computer

  • Here 0.9
  • County 1.3
  • State 1.2

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

Five percent of Rohrsburg 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. Forty 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. Thirteen percent of people living in Rohrsburg have ever received a blood transfusion. Twenty one percent have trouble seeing, even when wearing glasses or contact lenses. Twenty six percent of people 20 and older have arthritis. Five percent have ever been told they had gout. Three percent have congestive heart failure. Five percent have coronary heart disease. Three percent have angina, also called angina pectoris. Seven percent have ever had a heart attack, also called myocardial infarction. Seven percent have been ever told by a doctor or other health professional that they had a stroke. Seven percent have another thyroid problem. Two 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 (%)

  • Rohrsburg 5.4%
  • Columbia County 10.0%
  • Pennsylvania 10.7%

People with anemia (%)

  • Rohrsburg 3.0%
  • Columbia County 2.6%
  • Pennsylvania 3.5%

People with psoriasis (%)

  • Rohrsburg 5.2%
  • County 4.3%
  • State 3.9%

People with overweight (%)

  • Rohrsburg 43.4%
  • Columbia County 33.6%
  • Pennsylvania 34.2%

Elderly people having difficulties in thinking or remembering (%)

  • Rohrsburg 16.4%
  • County 15.0%
  • State 20.2%

People who ever received blood transfusion (%)

  • Here 13.4%
  • Columbia County 11.0%
  • State 12.4%

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

  • Rohrsburg 21.1%
  • County 16.0%
  • State 19.2%

People with arthritis (%)

  • Rohrsburg 25.9%
  • County 26.1%
  • Pennsylvania 27.5%

People with gout (%)

  • Rohrsburg 4.8%
  • Columbia County 3.8%
  • Pennsylvania 4.1%

People with congestive heart failure (%)

  • Rohrsburg 3.4%
  • County 3.1%
  • State 3.8%

People with coronary heart disease (%)

  • Here 5.5%
  • County 3.3%
  • Pennsylvania 3.5%

People with angina pectoris (%)

  • Rohrsburg 3.2%
  • County 2.7%
  • Pennsylvania 2.5%

People who ever had heart attack (%)

  • Here 6.8%
  • County 3.8%
  • Pennsylvania 4.2%

People who ever had stroke (%)

  • Here 7.1%
  • Columbia County 3.7%
  • Pennsylvania 4.3%

People with thyroid problem (%)

  • Here 6.6%
  • County 8.8%
  • Pennsylvania 8.1%

People with chronic bronchitis (%)

  • Rohrsburg 2.0%
  • County 3.6%
  • State 4.0%

People with any liver condition (%)

  • Here 2.5%
  • Columbia County 1.9%
  • Pennsylvania 3.0%

People who ever had cancer or malignancy (%)

  • Rohrsburg 9.5%
  • Columbia County 10.6%
  • State 9.8%

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

Fifty four percent of births in Rohrsburg were vaginal deliveries. Forty six percent of deliveries were cesarean. 92.4 percent of deliveries resulted in live births. Sixty three percent of pregnancies resulted in a delivery. Eighty seven percent of women breastfeed their children. Fourteen percent of women in Rohrsburg have ever had a hysterectomy, including a partial hysterectomy (that is, surgery to remove their uterus or womb). Six percent had both of their ovaries removed (either when they had their uterus removed or at another time). Sixty nine percent have ever taken birth control pills for any reason. Six percent have ever used Depo-Provera or injectable birth control to prevent pregnancy. Ten 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 (%)

  • Rohrsburg 53.9%
  • County 62.6%
  • Pennsylvania 65.5%

Cesarean deliveries (%)

  • Here 46.1%
  • Columbia County 37.4%
  • State 34.5%

Deliveries resulted in a live birth (%)

  • Rohrsburg 92.4%
  • Columbia County 99.4%
  • Pennsylvania 99.3%

Pregnancies resulted in a delivery (%)

  • Here 63.1%
  • County 57.7%
  • State 60.1%

Women breastfeeding newborns (%)

  • Rohrsburg 87.4%
  • Columbia County 56.0%
  • Pennsylvania 53.0%

Women that had a hysterectomy (%)

  • Here 13.6%
  • Columbia County 23.0%
  • Pennsylvania 24.1%

Women that had both ovaries removed (%)

  • Here 6.2%
  • County 13.4%
  • State 13.1%

Women that have ever taken birth control pills (%)

  • Here 69.1%
  • County 77.4%
  • State 74.0%

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

  • Here 6.0%
  • County 13.0%
  • Pennsylvania 15.2%

Women that have ever used female hormones (%)

  • Rohrsburg 10.3%
  • Columbia County 21.5%
  • Pennsylvania 19.6%

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

People living in Rohrsburg report their general health condition on average at 50 percent. Five percent of them donate blood. Excluding tests they have had as part of blood donations, 36 percent of Rohrsburg residents have ever had their blood tested for the AIDS virus infection.

Summary

General health condition (%)

  • Here 49.6%
  • Columbia County 59.1%
  • Pennsylvania 55.7%

Blood donors (%)

  • Here 4.7%
  • County 5.4%
  • Pennsylvania 4.3%

Has blood ever tested for HIV virus (%)

  • Rohrsburg 36.0%
  • County 35.8%
  • State 38.7%

People in Rohrsburg spend $453 per month on average on food for their families at supermarkets or grocery stores. This is 29 percent of their income. The average family in Rohrsburg spends $87 on food at other stores monthly. This is seven percent of their income. They spend $132 on eating out, including cafeterias at work or at school or on vending machines. This is eight percent of their income. They also spend $eight monthly on carried out or delivered food. This is zero percent of their income.

Summary

Money monthly spent on food at supermarket/grocery store

  • Rohrsburg $453
  • County $352
  • Pennsylvania $356

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

  • Rohrsburg 29.4%
  • County 20.0%
  • State 23.5%

Money monthly spent on food at other stores

  • Here $87
  • Columbia County $74
  • Pennsylvania $70

Income spent on food at other stores (%)

  • Here 6.9%
  • Columbia County 4.1%
  • Pennsylvania 4.1%

Money monthly spent on eating out

  • Here $132
  • County $155
  • Pennsylvania $137

Income spent on eating out (%)

  • Here 7.7%
  • Columbia County 6.9%
  • Pennsylvania 6.6%

Money monthly spent on carryout/delivered foods

  • Rohrsburg $8
  • Columbia County $25
  • Pennsylvania $23

Income spent on carryout/delivered foods (%)

  • Rohrsburg 0.4%
  • Columbia County 1.2%
  • Pennsylvania 1.2%

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

People living in Rohrsburg report their general condition of hearing on average at 80 percent. Eighty eight percent of them can usually hear and understand, without the use of a hearing aid or any other listening devices, what a person says without seeing his or her face if that person whispers to them from across a quiet room. Ninety four percent of people can hear a normal voice across a quiet room. Twenty one percent of Rohrsburg population have been bothered by ringing, roaring or buzzing in their ears or head. Twenty 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. Six percent of people in Rohrsburg had off-work exposure to loud noise.

Summary

Average condition of hearing (%)

  • Here 80.0%
  • Columbia County 78.4%
  • State 78.0%

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

  • Here 87.9%
  • County 78.2%
  • Pennsylvania 77.9%

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

  • Rohrsburg 93.5%
  • County 94.5%
  • Pennsylvania 94.6%

Ears ringing, roaring, buzzing (%)

  • Here 20.6%
  • County 18.7%
  • Pennsylvania 20.6%

Had a job exposure to loud noise (%)

  • Rohrsburg 27.2%
  • County 41.1%
  • State 43.4%

Had off-work exposure to loud noise (%)

  • Rohrsburg 5.8%
  • County 14.7%
  • State 15.4%

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Eighteen percent of Rohrsburg 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 17.7%
  • County 29.3%
  • State 27.3%

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Twelve percent of Rohrsburg 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. Sixteen percent are limited in the kind or amount of work they can do because of physical, mental or emotional problems. Nine 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. 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 12.0%
  • Columbia County 14.6%
  • Pennsylvania 19.1%

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

  • Here 16.2%
  • Columbia County 21.3%
  • Pennsylvania 25.7%

People that need special equipment to walk (%)

  • Here 8.7%
  • Columbia County 8.2%
  • State 9.9%

People experiencing confusion/memory problems (%)

  • Here 10.8%
  • Columbia County 8.1%
  • Pennsylvania 10.3%

People requiring special healthcare equipment (%)

  • Rohrsburg 6.1%
  • County 7.3%
  • Pennsylvania 8.6%

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

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