Health and Nutrition of Weaverville, CA Residents

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Fifty two percent of Weaverville residents report that their diet is generally healthy. People here have milk to drink or on their cereal 21 times per month. This includes chocolate and other flavored milks, as well as hot cocoa made with milk, and does not count small amounts of milk added to coffee or tea. People living here eat an average of four meals (breakfasts, lunches or dinners) per week that were prepared away from home in places such as restaurants, fast food places, food stands, grocery stores or from vending machines. They get two of these meals from a fast-food or pizza place. People here eat two "ready to eat" foods such as salads, soups, chicken, sandwiches and cooked vegetables per month. They also eat three frozen meals or frozen pizzas on average monthly.

Summary

Diet health (%)

  • Here 51.9%
  • Trinity County 51.4%
  • California 48.8%

Milk product consumption (# of products/month)

  • Weaverville 21.0
  • County 21.2
  • California 19.6

Meals not home prepared (#/week)

  • Weaverville 3.6
  • County 3.3
  • State 3.7

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

  • Here 1.6
  • Trinity County 1.6
  • State 1.8

Ready-to-eat foods (#/month)

  • Weaverville 1.9
  • Trinity County 1.8
  • California 2.1

Frozen meals/pizza (#/month)

  • Weaverville 3.3
  • Trinity County 3.1
  • State 3.3

The average Weaverville 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). Fifteen 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). Weaverville residents rate the overall health of their teeth and gums on average at 50 percent. People living here aged 30 years and older, aside from brushing their teeth with toothbrush, use dental floss or any other device that clean between teeth on average three days per week. They also use mouthwash or other dental rinse products to treat dental disease or dental problems an average of three days per week. The average person living here (including children) has 23 teeth.

Summary

Average years since last visit a dentist

  • Here 1.8
  • Trinity County 1.9
  • California 1.8

People embarrassed because of mouth (%)

  • Weaverville 14.9%
  • County 15.2%
  • California 15.6%

People with gum disease (%)

  • Here 20.0%
  • Trinity County 20.8%
  • State 20.6%

General health of teeth and gums (%)

  • Here 49.8%
  • County 47.9%
  • California 47.1%

Average days a week using dental floss/device

  • Here 3.1
  • Trinity County 3.0
  • State 2.9

Average days a week using mouthwash for dental problem

  • Weaverville 2.8
  • Trinity County 2.7
  • California 3.0

Average number of teeth

  • Here 22.9
  • County 22.2
  • State 23.8

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

Summary

Average height (inches)

  • Weaverville 67.0
  • Trinity County 67.0
  • California 66.1

Average weight (pounds)

  • Weaverville 182.0
  • County 182.2
  • State 174.2

Average BMI

  • Here 28.8
  • County 29.0
  • State 28.1

People that are obese (%)

  • Here 37.6%
  • County 38.9%
  • State 34.4%

People that ever were obese (%)

  • Here 49.9%
  • County 51.7%
  • California 45.3%

People trying to lose weight (%)

  • Weaverville 39.2%
  • Trinity County 36.7%
  • State 35.3%

Sixty eight percent of Weaverville 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. Two percent have ever used heroin. Fourteen percent have ever used methamphetamines.

Summary

People that ever used marijuana or hashish (%)

  • Here 67.8%
  • County 65.6%
  • State 60.0%

Ever used hard drugs (%)

  • Weaverville 26.2%
  • County 25.8%
  • State 22.8%

Ever used any form of cocaine (%)

  • Here 24.2%
  • County 24.3%
  • California 20.9%

Ever used heroin (%)

  • Here 2.4%
  • County 2.8%
  • California 2.0%

Ever used methamphetamine (%)

  • Weaverville 13.9%
  • Trinity County 14.3%
  • State 13.1%

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

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

Summary

Diabetics (%)

  • Here 10.7%
  • County 11.5%
  • California 9.3%

Had a blood test for high blood sugar (%)

  • Here 53.8%
  • Trinity County 50.7%
  • California 45.8%

People taking insulin (%)

  • Here 3.6%
  • County 3.4%
  • State 2.6%

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

Weaverville 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

  • Weaverville 1.1
  • Trinity County 1.1
  • State 1.1

Eleven percent of Weaverville 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. Six percent have been having problems with their ability to taste sweet, sour, salty or bitter foods and drinks. Seventy two percent of people above the age of 40 have ever had wisdom teeth removed. Thirty five percent have ever had their tonsils removed. Twenty 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 five percent have had two or more sinus infections.

Summary

People 40+ having problems with smell (%)

  • Here 11.5%
  • County 12.3%
  • State 11.1%

People 40+ having problems with taste (%)

  • Here 6.1%
  • Trinity County 4.9%
  • State 4.7%

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

  • Weaverville 72.5%
  • County 70.7%
  • California 64.0%

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

  • Here 35.1%
  • County 34.0%
  • California 23.8%

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

  • Weaverville 19.8%
  • County 18.9%
  • California 14.2%

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

  • Here 23.1%
  • Trinity County 22.8%
  • State 18.7%

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

  • Weaverville 44.6%
  • Trinity County 44.5%
  • California 34.5%

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

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

Summary

People covered by health insurance (%)

  • Weaverville 78.6%
  • County 78.0%
  • State 72.4%

Twenty eight percent of people living in Weaverville have been ever told by a doctor or other health professional that they had hypertension (also called high blood pressure). Twenty nine percent of people take their blood pressure at home. Forty nine percent of people in Weaverville 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 (%)

  • Weaverville 27.8%
  • County 27.2%
  • State 18.4%

Checking blood pressure at home (%)

  • Weaverville 28.8%
  • Trinity County 27.2%
  • State 21.5%

Frequently checking blood cholesterol (%)

  • Here 48.9%
  • County 47.7%
  • State 38.8%

Has high cholesterol level (%)

  • Weaverville 22.1%
  • Trinity County 24.2%
  • State 16.3%

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

Forty four percent of people living in Weaverville use sunscreen.

Summary

People using sunscreen (%)

  • Here 43.8%
  • County 39.4%
  • State 34.3%

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

Twenty six percent of Weaverville 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 three percent of people living here have trouble falling or staying asleep, or sleep too much. Fifty three percent of people often feel tired or have little energy. Twenty seven percent are bothered by poor appetite or overeating. Twenty one percent often feel badly about themselves, that they are a failure or have let themselves or their families down. Nineteen percent have trouble concentrating on things, such as reading the newspaper or watching TV. Eleven 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 (%)

  • Here 25.6%
  • Trinity County 26.9%
  • California 26.7%

People feeling down, depressed, or hopeless (%)

  • Here 25.5%
  • Trinity County 28.5%
  • State 27.1%

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

  • Weaverville 43.3%
  • Trinity County 43.5%
  • California 40.9%

People feeling tired or having little energy (%)

  • Here 52.6%
  • Trinity County 52.3%
  • State 51.3%

People with poor appetite or overeating (%)

  • Weaverville 26.5%
  • Trinity County 27.1%
  • California 28.2%

People feeling bad about themself (%)

  • Weaverville 21.2%
  • County 22.2%
  • California 20.9%

People who have trouble concentrating on things (%)

  • Weaverville 19.0%
  • Trinity County 19.9%
  • California 19.8%

People moving or speaking slowly or too fast (%)

  • Here 11.2%
  • Trinity County 13.2%
  • California 14.8%

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

  • Weaverville 3.9%
  • Trinity County 4.9%
  • State 4.4%

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

Weaverville residents on average take two prescription medicines.

Summary

Average number of prescription medicines taking

  • Here 2.5
  • Trinity County 2.4
  • State 1.7

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

Eighty three percent of people living in Weaverville have at least one alcoholic drink per month. Nine percent of people living here do not drink alcohol at all. People living here drink alcohol 5.8 days per month on average. They have 5.5 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 (%)

  • Weaverville 82.6%
  • County 81.6%
  • State 78.7%

People not drinking at all (%)

  • Here 8.6%
  • County 10.0%
  • California 11.4%

Average days/month drinking alcohol

  • Here 5.8
  • County 5.8
  • State 4.5

Average drinks/week

  • Weaverville 5.5
  • County 6.4
  • California 5.4

Average days/year people drink much

  • Weaverville 20.8
  • Trinity County 25.3
  • California 20.4

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

Ninety eight percent of Weaverville 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. Ninety percent have ever performed oral sex on a woman. Forty six percent have ever had anal sex with a woman. Seven percent of males in Weaverville 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. Ninety one percent have ever performed oral sex on a man. Forty five percent have ever had anal sex. Ten percent of females have ever had any kind of sex with a woman. People in Weaverville 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 31 women. He has vaginal sex with 20 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 1.1 men on average. They have had 0.5 anal sex partners in their lifetime. People in Weaverville 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. Six percent of people use protection, like a condom or dental dam, while performing oral sex. The average person in Weaverville has vaginal or anal sex 47 times a year. Fifty nine percent have sex without using a condom. Females in Weaverville 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 seven percent of men 18 years old and older are circumcised.

Summary

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

  • Here 98.0%
  • Trinity County 97.9%
  • State 96.9%

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

  • Weaverville 95.3%
  • Trinity County 96.1%
  • State 92.8%

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

  • Weaverville 90.3%
  • County 88.4%
  • State 83.7%

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

  • Weaverville 45.8%
  • County 47.0%
  • State 48.3%

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

  • Weaverville 6.9%
  • Trinity County 6.4%
  • California 6.8%

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

  • Here 98.5%
  • Trinity County 98.3%
  • State 96.0%

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

  • Weaverville 90.6%
  • County 88.5%
  • California 82.7%

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

  • Weaverville 45.1%
  • County 38.9%
  • State 38.9%

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

  • Weaverville 10.5%
  • Trinity County 9.2%
  • California 12.2%

Average age people first had sex

  • Here 17.1
  • County 17.0
  • California 17.1

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

  • Weaverville 30.9
  • Trinity County 35.1
  • State 25.6

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

  • Weaverville 19.9
  • County 24.3
  • California 20.9

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

  • Weaverville 21.4
  • Trinity County 21.9
  • California 21.3

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

  • Here 6.0
  • Trinity County 6.8
  • California 5.0

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

  • Here 1.1
  • County 4.3
  • State 1.8

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

  • Here 0.5
  • Trinity County 2.5
  • California 1.0

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

  • Weaverville 18.7
  • Trinity County 19.2
  • California 20.0

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

  • Weaverville 2.9
  • County 6.2
  • California 3.4

People using protection when performing oral sex (%)

  • Here 5.9%
  • Trinity County 7.4%
  • California 9.6%

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

  • Weaverville 47.4
  • County 51.2
  • State 62.3

People having sex without condom (%)

  • Here 58.5%
  • County 53.8%
  • State 49.2%

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

  • Weaverville 10.2
  • County 9.6
  • State 9.4

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

  • Weaverville 9.2
  • Trinity County 8.5
  • State 8.3

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

  • Weaverville 0.5
  • Trinity County 0.4
  • State 0.5

Circumcised males 18+ (%)

  • Here 87.2%
  • Trinity County 83.6%
  • California 68.4%

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

Eleven percent of households in Weaverville 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 10.9%
  • County 10.4%
  • State 9.7%

Households using pesticides to kill weeds (%)

  • Here 4.4%
  • Trinity County 4.8%
  • California 4.6%

Weaverville 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
  • Trinity County 6.9
  • California 6.8

People that has trouble sleeping (%)

  • Weaverville 35.1%
  • Trinity County 34.4%
  • State 26.9%

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

Forty three percent of Weaverville residents currently smoke cigarettes.

Summary

People smoking cigarettes (%)

  • Weaverville 43.4%
  • County 46.1%
  • California 47.9%

Nineteen percent of Weaverville 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 one 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 percent walk or bicycle for at least 10 minutes continuously to get to and from places. Nineteen 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 six 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 seven 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 (%)

  • Weaverville 18.9%
  • County 22.3%
  • State 19.2%

People doing moderate-intensity work activities (%)

  • Here 40.6%
  • Trinity County 41.7%
  • State 34.1%

People walking or bicycling (%)

  • Weaverville 29.8%
  • County 27.3%
  • State 32.8%

People doing vigorous-intensity recreational activities (%)

  • Here 19.0%
  • Trinity County 16.8%
  • State 22.4%

People doing moderate-intensity recreational activities (%)

  • Here 46.2%
  • Trinity County 43.0%
  • California 42.4%

Average hours a day doing sedentary activities

  • Here 6.5
  • County 6.1
  • State 6.0

Average hours a day watching TV or videos

  • Weaverville 2.7
  • Trinity County 2.8
  • California 2.6

Average hours a day using computer

  • Here 1.3
  • Trinity County 1.2
  • California 1.4

Ten percent of Weaverville 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". Four percent of people 16 years and older have ever been told by a doctor or other health care professional that they had psoriasis. Thirty eight percent are overweight. Nineteen 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. Fifteen percent of people living in Weaverville have ever received a blood transfusion. Twenty percent have trouble seeing, even when wearing glasses or contact lenses. Thirty two percent of people 20 and older have arthritis. Six percent have ever been told they had gout. Four percent have congestive heart failure. Five percent have coronary heart disease. Three percent have angina, also called angina pectoris. Four percent have ever had a heart attack, also called myocardial infarction. Four percent have been ever told by a doctor or other health professional that they had a stroke. Three percent have ever had emphysema. Nine percent have another thyroid problem. Four percent have ever had chronic bronchitis. Three percent of people had any kind of liver condition. Twelve percent have ever had cancer or a malignancy of any kind.

Summary

People with asthma (%)

  • Here 9.6%
  • Trinity County 9.4%
  • California 9.2%

People with anemia (%)

  • Weaverville 3.2%
  • County 2.9%
  • State 3.5%

People with psoriasis (%)

  • Weaverville 4.3%
  • Trinity County 4.3%
  • State 3.1%

People with overweight (%)

  • Here 37.5%
  • Trinity County 37.5%
  • California 31.3%

Elderly people having difficulties in thinking or remembering (%)

  • Here 18.5%
  • Trinity County 16.5%
  • State 20.3%

People who ever received blood transfusion (%)

  • Weaverville 14.7%
  • County 12.9%
  • State 9.9%

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

  • Here 19.5%
  • Trinity County 20.2%
  • California 20.0%

People with arthritis (%)

  • Here 32.2%
  • County 31.4%
  • California 20.7%

People with gout (%)

  • Here 5.7%
  • County 4.6%
  • State 3.0%

People with congestive heart failure (%)

  • Here 3.8%
  • County 4.1%
  • California 2.4%

People with coronary heart disease (%)

  • Here 4.5%
  • Trinity County 4.4%
  • California 2.7%

People with angina pectoris (%)

  • Here 3.0%
  • County 2.9%
  • California 1.7%

People who ever had heart attack (%)

  • Here 4.4%
  • County 4.9%
  • California 2.9%

People who ever had stroke (%)

  • Here 3.6%
  • County 4.3%
  • State 3.1%

People with emphysema (%)

  • Weaverville 2.9%
  • Trinity County 3.4%
  • State 2.2%

People with thyroid problem (%)

  • Weaverville 9.3%
  • County 9.2%
  • State 6.4%

People with chronic bronchitis (%)

  • Weaverville 3.6%
  • County 3.7%
  • California 2.5%

People with any liver condition (%)

  • Weaverville 2.8%
  • County 2.6%
  • California 3.0%

People who ever had cancer or malignancy (%)

  • Weaverville 12.5%
  • Trinity County 11.8%
  • State 6.4%

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

Sixty nine percent of births in Weaverville were vaginal deliveries. Thirty one percent of deliveries were cesarean. 99.3 percent of deliveries resulted in live births. Sixty one percent of pregnancies resulted in a delivery. Sixty one percent of women breastfeed their children. Twenty eight percent of women in Weaverville 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. Six percent of women are currently taking birth control pills. Fourteen percent have ever used Depo-Provera or injectable birth control to prevent pregnancy. Twenty six 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 69.1%
  • Trinity County 65.8%
  • California 63.8%

Cesarean deliveries (%)

  • Here 30.9%
  • Trinity County 34.2%
  • State 36.2%

Deliveries resulted in a live birth (%)

  • Weaverville 99.3%
  • Trinity County 99.3%
  • State 99.3%

Pregnancies resulted in a delivery (%)

  • Weaverville 60.8%
  • Trinity County 58.6%
  • California 58.6%

Women breastfeeding newborns (%)

  • Weaverville 60.7%
  • Trinity County 58.2%
  • California 61.9%

Women that had a hysterectomy (%)

  • Here 28.2%
  • Trinity County 26.1%
  • California 16.5%

Women that had both ovaries removed (%)

  • Weaverville 14.4%
  • County 14.9%
  • State 8.7%

Women that have ever taken birth control pills (%)

  • Weaverville 76.8%
  • Trinity County 77.3%
  • State 68.1%

Women taking birth control pills (%)

  • Here 6.0%
  • County 7.7%
  • California 6.3%

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

  • Weaverville 14.0%
  • County 12.5%
  • California 17.9%

Women that have ever used female hormones (%)

  • Weaverville 26.0%
  • County 24.8%
  • California 13.8%

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

People living in Weaverville report their general health condition on average at 57 percent. Six percent of them donate blood. Excluding tests they have had as part of blood donations, 40 percent of Weaverville residents have ever had their blood tested for the AIDS virus infection. Nine percent of people living in Weaverville are left-handed.

Summary

General health condition (%)

  • Here 57.2%
  • Trinity County 56.3%
  • State 55.7%

Blood donors (%)

  • Here 5.8%
  • County 5.5%
  • California 4.7%

Has blood ever tested for HIV virus (%)

  • Here 40.2%
  • Trinity County 36.6%
  • California 39.3%

Left-handed people (%)

  • Here 9.1%
  • County 9.0%
  • California 7.5%

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

People in Weaverville spend $351 per month on average on food for their families at supermarkets or grocery stores. This is 21 percent of their income. The average family in Weaverville spends $74 on food at other stores monthly. This is four percent of their income. They spend $155 on eating out, including cafeterias at work or at school or on vending machines. This is eight percent of their income. They also spend $27 monthly on carried out or delivered food. This is one percent of their income.

Summary

Money monthly spent on food at supermarket/grocery store

  • Weaverville $351
  • County $351
  • California $372

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

  • Here 20.6%
  • Trinity County 20.6%
  • California 22.6%

Money monthly spent on food at other stores

  • Here $74
  • County $76
  • California $83

Income spent on food at other stores (%)

  • Weaverville 4.3%
  • County 4.1%
  • State 4.4%

Money monthly spent on eating out

  • Weaverville $155
  • County $135
  • State $148

Income spent on eating out (%)

  • Here 8.2%
  • Trinity County 6.5%
  • California 7.6%

Money monthly spent on carryout/delivered foods

  • Here $27
  • Trinity County $26
  • State $29

Income spent on carryout/delivered foods (%)

  • Weaverville 1.2%
  • County 1.1%
  • California 1.1%

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

Summary

Average condition of hearing (%)

  • Here 77.6%
  • County 76.5%
  • California 80.6%

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

  • Weaverville 80.2%
  • County 76.4%
  • California 82.6%

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

  • Here 94.9%
  • County 93.4%
  • California 95.6%

Ears ringing, roaring, buzzing (%)

  • Weaverville 22.6%
  • Trinity County 23.0%
  • State 17.2%

Had a job exposure to loud noise (%)

  • Here 43.0%
  • Trinity County 48.2%
  • State 38.3%

Had off-work exposure to loud noise (%)

  • Weaverville 16.9%
  • County 16.4%
  • California 13.3%

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

Twenty nine percent of Weaverville 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 (%)

  • Weaverville 28.7%
  • County 28.9%
  • California 23.4%

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Nineteen percent of Weaverville 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 seven 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. Nine 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 (%)

  • Here 18.6%
  • County 19.9%
  • California 15.3%

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

  • Here 27.5%
  • County 27.8%
  • State 20.4%

People that need special equipment to walk (%)

  • Weaverville 10.0%
  • Trinity County 9.6%
  • State 7.3%

People experiencing confusion/memory problems (%)

  • Here 8.9%
  • County 10.1%
  • California 9.3%

People requiring special healthcare equipment (%)

  • Here 9.4%
  • County 9.0%
  • State 6.1%

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

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