Health and Nutrition of Wilmore, KY Residents

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Fifty seven percent of Wilmore 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 five 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 five frozen meals or frozen pizzas on average monthly.

Summary

Diet health (%)

  • Wilmore 56.8%
  • Jessamine County 49.0%
  • Kentucky 49.3%

Milk product consumption (# of products/month)

  • Wilmore 20.9
  • County 21.2
  • State 21.6

Meals not home prepared (#/week)

  • Wilmore 5.0
  • County 3.7
  • Kentucky 3.6

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

  • Here 1.8
  • Jessamine County 1.9
  • Kentucky 1.8

Ready-to-eat foods (#/month)

  • Here 2.2
  • Jessamine County 1.9
  • Kentucky 1.8

Frozen meals/pizza (#/month)

  • Wilmore 4.8
  • County 4.0
  • Kentucky 3.8

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

The average Wilmore resident last visited a dentist one years ago (including all types of dentists, such as, orthodontists, oral surgeons, and all other dental specialists, as well as dental hygienists). Nine percent of people living here 30 years of age and older, are embarrassed because of their teeth, mouth or dentures. Sixteen percent think they might have gum disease (might have swollen gums, receding gums, sore or infected gums or loose teeth). Wilmore residents rate the overall health of their teeth and gums on average at 61 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 26 teeth.

Summary

Average years since last visit a dentist

  • Wilmore 1.3
  • Jessamine County 1.9
  • Kentucky 2.0

People embarrassed because of mouth (%)

  • Wilmore 8.5%
  • Jessamine County 15.7%
  • State 16.6%

People with gum disease (%)

  • Here 15.7%
  • Jessamine County 22.6%
  • State 21.6%

General health of teeth and gums (%)

  • Wilmore 61.2%
  • Jessamine County 46.6%
  • Kentucky 46.1%

Average days a week using dental floss/device

  • Here 3.4
  • Jessamine County 2.9
  • State 2.8

Average days a week using mouthwash for dental problem

  • Wilmore 2.6
  • Jessamine County 2.8
  • Kentucky 2.8

Average number of teeth

  • Here 25.9
  • Jessamine County 23.3
  • Kentucky 22.5

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

The average height of Wilmore residents 16 years and older is 68 inches. The average weight is 173 pounds. Their average BMI (Body Mass Index) is 27. Twenty six percent of people living here are obese. Thirty four percent have ever been obese. Forty percent have ever tried to lose weight.

Summary

Average height (inches)

  • Here 67.6
  • County 67.2
  • State 67.0

Average weight (pounds)

  • Wilmore 173.4
  • Jessamine County 181.8
  • State 181.0

Average BMI

  • Here 27.0
  • Jessamine County 28.7
  • State 28.7

People that are obese (%)

  • Wilmore 25.8%
  • Jessamine County 36.3%
  • Kentucky 37.3%

People that ever were obese (%)

  • Here 34.1%
  • Jessamine County 48.6%
  • Kentucky 49.2%

People trying to lose weight (%)

  • Wilmore 39.9%
  • Jessamine County 36.7%
  • Kentucky 35.1%

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

Sixty two percent of Wilmore residents have ever used marijuana or hashish. Fifteen percent of people living here have ever used cocaine, crack cocaine, heroin or methamphetamine. Fifteen percent have ever used any form of cocaine, such as powder, 'crack', 'free base', and coca paste. Two percent have ever used heroin. Six percent have ever used methamphetamines.

Summary

People that ever used marijuana or hashish (%)

  • Wilmore 61.9%
  • Jessamine County 65.8%
  • State 65.6%

Ever used hard drugs (%)

  • Here 15.3%
  • Jessamine County 25.3%
  • Kentucky 24.5%

Ever used any form of cocaine (%)

  • Here 14.8%
  • County 23.5%
  • State 22.2%

Ever used heroin (%)

  • Here 1.6%
  • County 3.1%
  • Kentucky 3.3%

Ever used methamphetamine (%)

  • Here 6.5%
  • Jessamine County 14.3%
  • Kentucky 13.4%

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

Five percent of people living in Wilmore have ever been told by a doctor or health professional that they have diabetes. Forty four 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 (%)

  • Wilmore 5.2%
  • County 8.1%
  • State 9.8%

Had a blood test for high blood sugar (%)

  • Here 44.3%
  • Jessamine County 45.4%
  • Kentucky 46.6%

People taking insulin (%)

  • Wilmore 1.7%
  • Jessamine County 2.8%
  • State 3.1%

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

Wilmore 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

  • Wilmore 0.8
  • County 1.0
  • Kentucky 1.1

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

Ten percent of Wilmore 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. Sixty eight percent of people above the age of 40 have ever had wisdom teeth removed. Thirty seven percent have ever had their tonsils removed. Fifteen 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 four percent have had two or more sinus infections.

Summary

People 40+ having problems with smell (%)

  • Wilmore 10.3%
  • County 11.4%
  • State 11.6%

People 40+ having problems with taste (%)

  • Here 6.2%
  • County 5.8%
  • State 5.9%

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

  • Here 67.9%
  • County 69.9%
  • Kentucky 69.4%

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

  • Here 36.8%
  • Jessamine County 29.8%
  • Kentucky 30.2%

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

  • Wilmore 15.1%
  • Jessamine County 18.5%
  • Kentucky 16.7%

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

  • Wilmore 22.6%
  • County 23.9%
  • State 23.0%

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

  • Here 43.5%
  • County 42.8%
  • Kentucky 43.3%

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

Eighty four percent of people living in Wilmore are covered by health insurance or some other kind of health care plan.

Summary

People covered by health insurance (%)

  • Here 84.4%
  • County 73.9%
  • State 74.7%

Fifteen percent of people living in Wilmore 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 Wilmore frequently check their blood cholesterol. Twelve 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 15.0%
  • County 19.7%
  • Kentucky 22.9%

Checking blood pressure at home (%)

  • Here 20.7%
  • County 24.6%
  • State 25.1%

Frequently checking blood cholesterol (%)

  • Wilmore 39.6%
  • Jessamine County 39.7%
  • State 41.8%

Has high cholesterol level (%)

  • Here 11.9%
  • County 16.3%
  • State 19.2%

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

Fifty three percent of people living in Wilmore use sunscreen.

Summary

People using sunscreen (%)

  • Here 52.7%
  • County 39.5%
  • Kentucky 36.1%

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

Nineteen percent of Wilmore residents 18 years old and older have usually little interest or pleasure in doing things. Seventeen percent often feel down, depressed, or hopeless. Thirty eight percent of people living here have trouble falling or staying asleep, or sleep too much. Forty nine percent of people often feel tired or have little energy. Twenty percent are bothered by poor appetite or overeating. Seventeen percent often feel badly about themselves, that they are a failure or have let themselves or their families down. Fourteen percent have trouble concentrating on things, such as reading the newspaper or watching TV. Nine 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. Two 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 19.5%
  • County 26.6%
  • Kentucky 25.9%

People feeling down, depressed, or hopeless (%)

  • Here 17.1%
  • County 27.0%
  • State 27.0%

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

  • Wilmore 38.1%
  • County 43.8%
  • State 42.3%

People feeling tired or having little energy (%)

  • Here 48.7%
  • County 52.8%
  • Kentucky 51.7%

People with poor appetite or overeating (%)

  • Wilmore 20.0%
  • County 27.4%
  • Kentucky 27.7%

People feeling bad about themself (%)

  • Wilmore 16.6%
  • County 20.9%
  • Kentucky 21.4%

People who have trouble concentrating on things (%)

  • Here 14.1%
  • Jessamine County 19.7%
  • Kentucky 19.2%

People moving or speaking slowly or too fast (%)

  • Wilmore 8.8%
  • Jessamine County 13.6%
  • Kentucky 13.7%

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

  • Wilmore 2.1%
  • County 4.4%
  • State 4.3%

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

Wilmore residents on average take two prescription medicines.

Summary

Average number of prescription medicines taking

  • Here 1.7
  • County 2.0
  • Kentucky 2.2

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

Eighty seven percent of people living in Wilmore have at least one alcoholic drink per month. Six percent of people living here do not drink alcohol at all. People living here drink alcohol 6.3 days per month on average. They have 4.7 drinks per week. On average people living here have 5 or more drinks on 16 days a year.

Summary

People drinking some alcohol every month (%)

  • Here 87.4%
  • Jessamine County 82.8%
  • Kentucky 80.9%

People not drinking at all (%)

  • Wilmore 6.4%
  • County 9.1%
  • Kentucky 10.3%

Average days/month drinking alcohol

  • Wilmore 6.3
  • County 5.1
  • Kentucky 5.1

Average drinks/week

  • Wilmore 4.7
  • County 5.6
  • State 5.7

Average days/year people drink much

  • Here 15.7
  • Jessamine County 24.0
  • Kentucky 24.2

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

Ninety three percent of Wilmore residents 18 years and older have ever had vaginal, anal or oral sex. Eighty seven percent of males have ever had vaginal sex with a woman. Eighty three percent have ever performed oral sex on a woman. Thirty four percent have ever had anal sex with a woman. Eight percent of males in Wilmore have ever had any kind of sex with a man, including oral or anal. Ninety two percent of females have ever had vaginal sex with a man. Eighty nine percent have ever performed oral sex on a man. Thirty six percent have ever had anal sex. Nine percent of females have ever had any kind of sex with a woman. People in Wilmore were 18 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 10 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 three women. Males in their lifetime have anal or oral sex with 2.1 men on average. They have had 1.0 anal sex partners in their lifetime. People in Wilmore 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 Wilmore has vaginal or anal sex 61 times a year. Fifty five percent have sex without using a condom. Females in Wilmore 18 years and older have had any kind of sex with eight men on average. They have had seven male vaginal sex partners in their lifetimes. Women here have on average 0.3 female sex partners in their lifetimes. Eighty nine percent of men 18 years old and older are circumcised.

Summary

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

  • Wilmore 92.7%
  • Jessamine County 97.2%
  • Kentucky 97.2%

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

  • Here 87.3%
  • County 94.2%
  • Kentucky 94.2%

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

  • Wilmore 82.7%
  • County 88.2%
  • Kentucky 87.6%

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

  • Wilmore 34.0%
  • Jessamine County 50.7%
  • Kentucky 48.3%

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

  • Here 7.5%
  • County 6.1%
  • Kentucky 5.8%

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

  • Wilmore 92.5%
  • Jessamine County 97.4%
  • Kentucky 97.4%

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

  • Here 88.7%
  • County 90.4%
  • Kentucky 86.1%

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

  • Wilmore 35.8%
  • Jessamine County 44.2%
  • State 39.7%

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

  • Here 8.7%
  • County 12.1%
  • Kentucky 11.8%

Average age people first had sex

  • Wilmore 17.6
  • Jessamine County 16.6
  • State 16.7

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

  • Wilmore 12.9
  • County 25.2
  • State 26.0

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

  • Here 9.6
  • Jessamine County 21.0
  • Kentucky 20.6

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

  • Wilmore 21.0
  • County 21.0
  • State 21.4

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

  • Here 2.9
  • Jessamine County 5.3
  • State 5.2

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

  • Wilmore 2.1
  • Jessamine County 3.4
  • Kentucky 2.7

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

  • Here 1.0
  • Jessamine County 2.0
  • State 1.5

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

  • Here 19.4
  • Jessamine County 19.2
  • Kentucky 19.9

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

  • Here 3.0
  • County 5.9
  • State 5.2

People using protection when performing oral sex (%)

  • Here 6.0%
  • Jessamine County 6.8%
  • State 8.4%

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

  • Wilmore 60.7
  • Jessamine County 65.6
  • State 62.9

People having sex without condom (%)

  • Wilmore 54.6%
  • County 59.8%
  • State 56.3%

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

  • Wilmore 7.6
  • County 10.6
  • State 11.6

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

  • Wilmore 6.9
  • County 9.6
  • Kentucky 10.2

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

  • Here 0.3
  • County 0.5
  • State 0.5

Circumcised males 18+ (%)

  • Wilmore 88.6%
  • Jessamine County 84.4%
  • State 84.1%

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

Ten percent of households in Wilmore 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 (%)

  • Here 9.9%
  • Jessamine County 9.9%
  • Kentucky 10.0%

Households using pesticides to kill weeds (%)

  • Wilmore 3.4%
  • County 4.5%
  • State 4.2%

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

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

Summary

Average hours sleeping at night

  • Wilmore 7.0
  • County 6.8
  • State 6.8

People that has trouble sleeping (%)

  • Here 24.1%
  • Jessamine County 31.3%
  • State 32.5%

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

Thirty six percent of Wilmore residents currently smoke cigarettes.

Summary

People smoking cigarettes (%)

  • Here 36.0%
  • Jessamine County 53.3%
  • State 52.7%

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

Nineteen percent of Wilmore 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 three 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 eight percent walk or bicycle for at least 10 minutes continuously to get to and from places. Thirty seven 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. Fifty seven 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 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 1.5 hours per day.

Summary

People doing vigorous-intensity work activities (%)

  • Here 18.8%
  • Jessamine County 23.5%
  • State 22.5%

People doing moderate-intensity work activities (%)

  • Here 33.3%
  • Jessamine County 40.7%
  • State 38.4%

People walking or bicycling (%)

  • Wilmore 37.6%
  • Jessamine County 29.6%
  • State 29.9%

People doing vigorous-intensity recreational activities (%)

  • Wilmore 37.3%
  • Jessamine County 20.6%
  • State 19.4%

People doing moderate-intensity recreational activities (%)

  • Here 56.7%
  • Jessamine County 45.7%
  • Kentucky 42.9%

Average hours a day doing sedentary activities

  • Here 7.1
  • Jessamine County 6.2
  • Kentucky 6.1

Average hours a day watching TV or videos

  • Wilmore 2.2
  • Jessamine County 2.7
  • State 2.8

Average hours a day using computer

  • Here 1.5
  • Jessamine County 1.3
  • Kentucky 1.2

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

Ten percent of Wilmore residents have ever been told by a doctor or other health professional that they had asthma. Two 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. Twenty eight percent are overweight. Fifteen 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 Wilmore have ever received a blood transfusion. Ten percent have trouble seeing, even when wearing glasses or contact lenses. Seventeen percent of people 20 and older have arthritis. Four percent have ever been told they had gout. One percent have congestive heart failure. Two percent have coronary heart disease. Two percent have angina, also called angina pectoris. Two percent have ever had a heart attack, also called myocardial infarction. Two 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. Two percent have ever had chronic bronchitis. Two percent of people had any kind of liver condition. Nine percent have ever had cancer or a malignancy of any kind.

Summary

People with asthma (%)

  • Here 10.2%
  • County 10.2%
  • State 11.3%

People with anemia (%)

  • Here 2.2%
  • County 2.8%
  • Kentucky 3.3%

People with psoriasis (%)

  • Wilmore 4.3%
  • County 4.4%
  • Kentucky 4.0%

People with overweight (%)

  • Wilmore 27.8%
  • Jessamine County 33.8%
  • State 34.0%

Elderly people having difficulties in thinking or remembering (%)

  • Wilmore 14.8%
  • County 19.4%
  • Kentucky 20.6%

People who ever received blood transfusion (%)

  • Here 8.3%
  • Jessamine County 11.1%
  • State 11.7%

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

  • Wilmore 9.6%
  • Jessamine County 17.3%
  • State 18.6%

People with arthritis (%)

  • Wilmore 17.2%
  • Jessamine County 24.2%
  • Kentucky 26.3%

People with gout (%)

  • Here 3.7%
  • County 3.4%
  • State 3.9%

People with congestive heart failure (%)

  • Here 1.4%
  • Jessamine County 2.8%
  • State 3.5%

People with coronary heart disease (%)

  • Wilmore 2.4%
  • County 3.0%
  • State 3.1%

People with angina pectoris (%)

  • Wilmore 2.0%
  • County 2.0%
  • Kentucky 2.3%

People who ever had heart attack (%)

  • Here 2.4%
  • Jessamine County 3.5%
  • Kentucky 3.9%

People who ever had stroke (%)

  • Here 2.5%
  • County 3.1%
  • Kentucky 3.9%

People with emphysema (%)

  • Here 1.7%
  • Jessamine County 2.9%
  • State 3.5%

People with thyroid problem (%)

  • Wilmore 6.1%
  • Jessamine County 7.3%
  • Kentucky 7.8%

People with chronic bronchitis (%)

  • Wilmore 2.1%
  • County 3.9%
  • Kentucky 4.0%

People with any liver condition (%)

  • Here 1.6%
  • Jessamine County 2.6%
  • State 3.2%

People who ever had cancer or malignancy (%)

  • Here 9.1%
  • Jessamine County 8.0%
  • Kentucky 9.2%

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

Fifty two percent of births in Wilmore were vaginal deliveries. Forty eight percent of deliveries were cesarean. 99.7 percent of deliveries resulted in live births. Forty seven percent of pregnancies resulted in a delivery. Sixty eight percent of women breastfeed their children. Thirteen percent of women in Wilmore 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 three percent have ever taken birth control pills for any reason. Twenty one percent of women are currently taking birth control pills. Sixteen 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 51.7%
  • Jessamine County 61.9%
  • State 65.0%

Cesarean deliveries (%)

  • Here 48.3%
  • County 38.1%
  • State 35.0%

Deliveries resulted in a live birth (%)

  • Wilmore 99.7%
  • Jessamine County 99.4%
  • Kentucky 99.4%

Pregnancies resulted in a delivery (%)

  • Here 47.4%
  • Jessamine County 59.8%
  • State 60.2%

Women breastfeeding newborns (%)

  • Wilmore 67.8%
  • Jessamine County 61.0%
  • Kentucky 54.0%

Women that had a hysterectomy (%)

  • Here 12.6%
  • Jessamine County 20.7%
  • Kentucky 22.6%

Women that had both ovaries removed (%)

  • Here 7.3%
  • County 11.0%
  • Kentucky 12.3%

Women that have ever taken birth control pills (%)

  • Here 83.3%
  • County 79.4%
  • State 76.0%

Women taking birth control pills (%)

  • Wilmore 20.7%
  • Jessamine County 10.1%
  • Kentucky 8.6%

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

  • Wilmore 16.3%
  • Jessamine County 18.4%
  • State 16.1%

Women that have ever used female hormones (%)

  • Wilmore 13.8%
  • County 18.3%
  • Kentucky 18.9%

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

People living in Wilmore report their general health condition on average at 66 percent. Eight percent of them donate blood. Excluding tests they have had as part of blood donations, 40 percent of Wilmore residents have ever had their blood tested for the AIDS virus infection. Eight percent of people living in Wilmore are left-handed.

Summary

General health condition (%)

  • Here 66.5%
  • Jessamine County 57.2%
  • State 56.1%

Blood donors (%)

  • Wilmore 8.1%
  • County 4.8%
  • State 4.6%

Has blood ever tested for HIV virus (%)

  • Here 40.3%
  • County 41.3%
  • State 39.9%

Left-handed people (%)

  • Here 8.0%
  • Jessamine County 8.9%
  • Kentucky 8.5%

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

People in Wilmore spend $350 per month on average on food for their families at supermarkets or grocery stores. This is 17 percent of their income. The average family in Wilmore spends $71 on food at other stores monthly. This is three percent of their income. They spend $210 on eating out, including cafeterias at work or at school or on vending machines. This is nine percent of their income. They also spend $32 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 $350
  • Jessamine County $358
  • Kentucky $358

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

  • Here 17.5%
  • Jessamine County 24.1%
  • State 24.0%

Money monthly spent on food at other stores

  • Wilmore $71
  • County $71
  • Kentucky $70

Income spent on food at other stores (%)

  • Here 3.4%
  • County 4.7%
  • State 4.2%

Money monthly spent on eating out

  • Wilmore $210
  • County $141
  • Kentucky $141

Income spent on eating out (%)

  • Wilmore 9.4%
  • Jessamine County 7.8%
  • Kentucky 6.9%

Money monthly spent on carryout/delivered foods

  • Here $32
  • Jessamine County $23
  • Kentucky $24

Income spent on carryout/delivered foods (%)

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

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

People living in Wilmore report their general condition of hearing on average at 84 percent. Eighty six 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 seven percent of people can hear a normal voice across a quiet room. Twelve percent of Wilmore 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. Fourteen percent of people in Wilmore had off-work exposure to loud noise.

Summary

Average condition of hearing (%)

  • Here 83.6%
  • Jessamine County 79.6%
  • Kentucky 78.6%

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

  • Here 86.4%
  • Jessamine County 79.2%
  • State 77.3%

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

  • Wilmore 96.9%
  • Jessamine County 95.1%
  • State 94.6%

Ears ringing, roaring, buzzing (%)

  • Here 12.3%
  • Jessamine County 20.3%
  • Kentucky 20.7%

Had a job exposure to loud noise (%)

  • Wilmore 26.6%
  • County 44.9%
  • Kentucky 43.9%

Had off-work exposure to loud noise (%)

  • Wilmore 13.9%
  • County 17.0%
  • Kentucky 16.1%

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

Twenty eight percent of Wilmore 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 (%)

  • Wilmore 28.2%
  • County 24.7%
  • State 26.1%

Seven percent of Wilmore 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. Thirteen percent are limited in the kind or amount of work they can do because of physical, mental or emotional problems. Five percent have difficulty walking without using any special equipment. Four percent are limited in any way because of difficulty remembering or because they experience periods of confusion. Five 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 (%)

  • Wilmore 7.3%
  • Jessamine County 17.0%
  • State 19.0%

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

  • Here 13.3%
  • Jessamine County 23.9%
  • State 25.3%

People that need special equipment to walk (%)

  • Here 5.5%
  • Jessamine County 8.4%
  • Kentucky 9.4%

People experiencing confusion/memory problems (%)

  • Here 3.9%
  • County 8.8%
  • State 9.9%

People requiring special healthcare equipment (%)

  • Here 5.3%
  • County 6.9%
  • Kentucky 7.8%

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

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