Health and Nutrition of Woodville, MS Residents

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Forty seven percent of Woodville residents report that their diet is generally healthy. People here have milk to drink or on their cereal 17 times per month. This includes chocolate and other flavored milks, as well as hot cocoa made with milk, and does not count small amounts of milk added to coffee or tea. People living here eat an average of three meals (breakfasts, lunches or dinners) per week that were prepared away from home in places such as restaurants, fast food places, food stands, grocery stores or from vending machines. They get two of these meals from a fast-food or pizza place. People here eat one "ready to eat" foods such as salads, soups, chicken, sandwiches and cooked vegetables per month. They also eat two frozen meals or frozen pizzas on average monthly.

Summary

Diet health (%)

  • Here 47.2%
  • Wilkinson County 47.1%
  • Mississippi 48.6%

Milk product consumption (# of products/month)

  • Woodville 17.1
  • Wilkinson County 19.3
  • State 20.4

Meals not home prepared (#/week)

  • Woodville 3.3
  • Wilkinson County 3.3
  • State 3.6

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

  • Woodville 2.0
  • County 2.0
  • Mississippi 2.0

Ready-to-eat foods (#/month)

  • Here 1.5
  • County 1.5
  • State 1.7

Frozen meals/pizza (#/month)

  • Woodville 2.3
  • County 3.0
  • Mississippi 3.4

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

The average Woodville resident last visited a dentist two years ago (including all types of dentists, such as, orthodontists, oral surgeons, and all other dental specialists, as well as dental hygienists). Fourteen percent of people living here 30 years of age and older, are embarrassed because of their teeth, mouth or dentures. Eighteen percent think they might have gum disease (might have swollen gums, receding gums, sore or infected gums or loose teeth). Woodville 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 four days per week. The average person living here (including children) has 22 teeth.

Summary

Average years since last visit a dentist

  • Here 2.4
  • Wilkinson County 2.5
  • Mississippi 2.1

People embarrassed because of mouth (%)

  • Here 14.1%
  • Wilkinson County 16.9%
  • Mississippi 16.0%

People with gum disease (%)

  • Here 18.2%
  • County 21.1%
  • State 21.2%

General health of teeth and gums (%)

  • Here 43.3%
  • Wilkinson County 41.4%
  • State 45.3%

Average days a week using dental floss/device

  • Here 2.7
  • Wilkinson County 2.3
  • Mississippi 2.8

Average days a week using mouthwash for dental problem

  • Here 4.2
  • Wilkinson County 3.6
  • Mississippi 3.1

Average number of teeth

  • Woodville 22.4
  • Wilkinson County 21.5
  • Mississippi 22.7

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

The average height of Woodville residents 16 years and older is 66 inches. The average weight is 190 pounds. Their average BMI (Body Mass Index) is 31. Forty eight percent of people living here are obese. Fifty eight percent have ever been obese. Thirty three percent have ever tried to lose weight.

Summary

Average height (inches)

  • Here 66.4
  • County 66.8
  • State 66.9

Average weight (pounds)

  • Here 189.6
  • Wilkinson County 186.9
  • State 183.5

Average BMI

  • Woodville 30.6
  • Wilkinson County 29.6
  • State 29.2

People that are obese (%)

  • Here 48.3%
  • Wilkinson County 42.7%
  • State 40.0%

People that ever were obese (%)

  • Here 58.0%
  • Wilkinson County 55.0%
  • Mississippi 51.6%

People trying to lose weight (%)

  • Here 33.3%
  • Wilkinson County 29.5%
  • Mississippi 34.6%

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

Fifty six percent of Woodville residents have ever used marijuana or hashish. Fourteen percent of people living here have ever used cocaine, crack cocaine, heroin or methamphetamine. Fourteen percent have ever used any form of cocaine, such as powder, 'crack', 'free base', and coca paste. Three percent have ever used heroin.

Summary

People that ever used marijuana or hashish (%)

  • Here 56.2%
  • County 63.3%
  • State 63.4%

Ever used hard drugs (%)

  • Woodville 14.1%
  • Wilkinson County 18.9%
  • Mississippi 21.4%

Ever used any form of cocaine (%)

  • Woodville 13.5%
  • County 17.2%
  • State 19.6%

Ever used heroin (%)

  • Woodville 3.0%
  • County 3.6%
  • Mississippi 3.2%

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

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

Summary

Diabetics (%)

  • Woodville 13.8%
  • County 13.2%
  • Mississippi 10.7%

Had a blood test for high blood sugar (%)

  • Here 52.5%
  • County 47.6%
  • Mississippi 48.0%

People taking insulin (%)

  • Woodville 5.0%
  • Wilkinson County 4.5%
  • State 3.6%

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

Woodville residents 20 years and older on average get up to urinate two 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

  • Here 1.5
  • County 1.4
  • State 1.2

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

Seven percent of Woodville 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. Fifty six percent of people above the age of 40 have ever had wisdom teeth removed. Twelve percent have ever had their tonsils removed. Eight percent have lost consciousness because of a head injury. Nine percent have ever had a broken nose or other serious injury to face or skull. Twenty five percent have had two or more sinus infections.

Summary

People 40+ having problems with smell (%)

  • Woodville 6.7%
  • County 8.8%
  • State 10.3%

People 40+ having problems with taste (%)

  • Here 6.0%
  • Wilkinson County 7.0%
  • State 6.0%

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

  • Here 55.6%
  • Wilkinson County 60.2%
  • Mississippi 65.4%

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

  • Woodville 12.2%
  • County 16.8%
  • Mississippi 25.6%

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

  • Woodville 7.7%
  • County 11.1%
  • State 14.5%

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

  • Here 8.9%
  • Wilkinson County 15.4%
  • Mississippi 19.4%

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

  • Woodville 24.7%
  • Wilkinson County 29.9%
  • State 38.1%

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

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

Summary

People covered by health insurance (%)

  • Here 76.4%
  • Wilkinson County 71.9%
  • State 74.8%

Thirty three percent of people living in Woodville have been ever told by a doctor or other health professional that they had hypertension (also called high blood pressure). Twenty five percent of people take their blood pressure at home. Fifty two percent of people in Woodville frequently check their blood cholesterol. Twenty one 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 (%)

  • Woodville 32.9%
  • Wilkinson County 29.2%
  • Mississippi 24.8%

Checking blood pressure at home (%)

  • Woodville 25.2%
  • County 25.2%
  • State 25.1%

Frequently checking blood cholesterol (%)

  • Woodville 52.1%
  • Wilkinson County 46.4%
  • Mississippi 44.0%

Has high cholesterol level (%)

  • Here 20.7%
  • County 20.9%
  • Mississippi 19.2%

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

Thirteen percent of people living in Woodville use sunscreen.

Summary

People using sunscreen (%)

  • Woodville 13.3%
  • Wilkinson County 15.8%
  • Mississippi 28.9%

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

Twenty seven percent of Woodville residents 18 years old and older have usually little interest or pleasure in doing things. Twenty six percent often feel down, depressed, or hopeless. Thirty four percent of people living here have trouble falling or staying asleep, or sleep too much. Forty six percent of people often feel tired or have little energy. Thirty one 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. Sixteen percent have trouble concentrating on things, such as reading the newspaper or watching TV. Fourteen 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 27.0%
  • Wilkinson County 27.8%
  • State 26.6%

People feeling down, depressed, or hopeless (%)

  • Woodville 25.6%
  • County 27.1%
  • State 26.8%

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

  • Woodville 34.0%
  • Wilkinson County 36.6%
  • State 40.4%

People feeling tired or having little energy (%)

  • Here 46.4%
  • Wilkinson County 47.2%
  • State 50.3%

People with poor appetite or overeating (%)

  • Here 30.7%
  • County 30.3%
  • State 28.5%

People feeling bad about themself (%)

  • Here 19.0%
  • Wilkinson County 20.5%
  • Mississippi 20.7%

People who have trouble concentrating on things (%)

  • Here 15.6%
  • Wilkinson County 17.3%
  • State 18.3%

People moving or speaking slowly or too fast (%)

  • Woodville 14.5%
  • County 15.9%
  • Mississippi 14.0%

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

  • Here 3.7%
  • Wilkinson County 4.5%
  • State 4.3%

Woodville residents on average take two prescription medicines.

Summary

Average number of prescription medicines taking

  • Woodville 2.0
  • Wilkinson County 2.1
  • State 2.1

Sixty eight percent of people living in Woodville have at least one alcoholic drink per month. Fifteen percent of people living here do not drink alcohol at all. People living here drink alcohol 4.3 days per month on average. They have 5.1 drinks per week. On average people living here have 5 or more drinks on 23 days a year.

Summary

People drinking some alcohol every month (%)

  • Woodville 68.5%
  • Wilkinson County 73.9%
  • State 77.9%

People not drinking at all (%)

  • Woodville 14.7%
  • Wilkinson County 12.9%
  • Mississippi 11.3%

Average days/month drinking alcohol

  • Here 4.3
  • Wilkinson County 4.6
  • Mississippi 4.9

Average drinks/week

  • Here 5.1
  • County 5.9
  • State 5.6

Average days/year people drink much

  • Woodville 22.9
  • Wilkinson County 27.6
  • Mississippi 24.1

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

Ninety seven percent of Woodville residents 18 years and older have ever had vaginal, anal or oral sex. Ninety four percent of males have ever had vaginal sex with a woman. Seventy one percent have ever performed oral sex on a woman. Thirty six percent have ever had anal sex with a woman. Three percent of males in Woodville have ever had any kind of sex with a man, including oral or anal. Ninety seven percent of females have ever had vaginal sex with a man. Sixty five percent have ever performed oral sex on a man. Thirty percent have ever had anal sex. Fifteen percent of females have ever had any kind of sex with a woman. People in Woodville 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 45 women. He has vaginal sex with 32 women. People living here were on average 25 years old when they first performed oral sex on a woman. In their lifetime they performed oral sex on average on two women. People in Woodville were 20 years old on average when they first performed oral sex on a man. They performed oral sex on average on two men in their lifetime. Twenty four percent of people use protection, like a condom or dental dam, while performing oral sex. The average person in Woodville has vaginal or anal sex 41 times a year. Thirty six percent have sex without using a condom. Females in Woodville 18 years and older have had any kind of sex with 12 men on average. They have had eight male vaginal sex partners in their lifetimes. Women here have on average 0.7 female sex partners in their lifetimes. Sixty three percent of men 18 years old and older are circumcised.

Summary

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

  • Woodville 97.3%
  • Wilkinson County 97.1%
  • Mississippi 97.2%

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

  • Woodville 93.6%
  • County 93.6%
  • Mississippi 94.3%

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

  • Here 71.2%
  • Wilkinson County 77.6%
  • Mississippi 83.9%

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

  • Woodville 35.7%
  • Wilkinson County 41.5%
  • Mississippi 45.9%

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

  • Woodville 3.4%
  • Wilkinson County 4.2%
  • Mississippi 5.3%

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

  • Here 97.0%
  • Wilkinson County 96.7%
  • State 97.1%

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

  • Woodville 65.2%
  • County 68.2%
  • Mississippi 80.3%

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

  • Here 30.0%
  • County 31.8%
  • State 37.0%

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

  • Here 15.2%
  • County 15.0%
  • Mississippi 13.1%

Average age people first had sex

  • Here 16.6
  • County 16.2
  • State 16.6

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

  • Here 45.4
  • Wilkinson County 35.6
  • Mississippi 30.0

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

  • Woodville 32.1
  • County 27.2
  • State 23.4

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

  • Woodville 25.0
  • County 22.9
  • State 22.0

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

  • Here 2.4
  • Wilkinson County 3.9
  • Mississippi 4.6

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

  • Here 19.8
  • Wilkinson County 20.3
  • Mississippi 19.9

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

  • Here 1.7
  • County 3.0
  • Mississippi 4.4

People using protection when performing oral sex (%)

  • Here 23.8%
  • County 18.9%
  • Mississippi 12.3%

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

  • Here 40.9
  • County 50.8
  • State 57.3

People having sex without condom (%)

  • Here 35.7%
  • County 42.6%
  • State 51.0%

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

  • Woodville 12.4
  • Wilkinson County 13.3
  • Mississippi 11.6

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

  • Here 8.1
  • Wilkinson County 9.6
  • State 9.6

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

  • Woodville 0.7
  • County 0.7
  • State 0.6

Circumcised males 18+ (%)

  • Woodville 63.1%
  • Wilkinson County 71.2%
  • Mississippi 79.1%

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

Fourteen percent of households in Woodville 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 14.2%
  • Wilkinson County 12.9%
  • State 11.2%

Households using pesticides to kill weeds (%)

  • Woodville 3.3%
  • County 3.8%
  • Mississippi 4.0%

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

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

Summary

Average hours sleeping at night

  • Here 6.6
  • County 6.7
  • State 6.8

People that has trouble sleeping (%)

  • Woodville 23.1%
  • Wilkinson County 25.3%
  • State 29.4%

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

Fifty nine percent of Woodville residents currently smoke cigarettes.

Summary

People smoking cigarettes (%)

  • Here 58.5%
  • Wilkinson County 59.0%
  • Mississippi 54.4%

Fourteen percent of Woodville 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. Twenty eight 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 three percent walk or bicycle for at least 10 minutes continuously to get to and from places. Twenty 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 four percent do any moderate-intensity sports, fitness or recreational activities that cause a small increase in breathing or heart rate such as brisk walking, bicycling, swimming or golf for at least 10 minutes continuously. People living here spend six hours sitting on a typical day (this includes sitting at work, at home, getting to and from places, or with friends, including time spent sitting at a desk, traveling in a car or bus, reading, playing cards, watching television or using a computer). They usually sit and watch TV or videos for about three hours per day. They use a computer or play computer games (including Playstation, Nintendo DS, or other portable video games) outside of work or school for 1.1 hours per day.

Summary

People doing vigorous-intensity work activities (%)

  • Woodville 14.3%
  • County 18.5%
  • State 20.4%

People doing moderate-intensity work activities (%)

  • Here 28.0%
  • Wilkinson County 31.1%
  • State 36.0%

People walking or bicycling (%)

  • Here 32.9%
  • Wilkinson County 33.6%
  • State 31.2%

People doing vigorous-intensity recreational activities (%)

  • Woodville 19.6%
  • County 18.1%
  • State 20.0%

People doing moderate-intensity recreational activities (%)

  • Woodville 33.8%
  • County 32.4%
  • Mississippi 40.1%

Average hours a day doing sedentary activities

  • Here 6.2
  • County 6.0
  • Mississippi 6.1

Average hours a day watching TV or videos

  • Woodville 3.2
  • Wilkinson County 3.2
  • State 2.9

Average hours a day using computer

  • Here 1.1
  • Wilkinson County 1.2
  • State 1.2

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

Eleven percent of Woodville residents have ever been told by a doctor or other health professional that they had asthma. Seven percent of people living here has anemia, sometimes called "tired blood" or "low blood". One percent of people 16 years and older have ever been told by a doctor or other health care professional that they had psoriasis. Thirty seven percent are overweight. Fourteen 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 Woodville have ever received a blood transfusion. Twenty one percent have trouble seeing, even when wearing glasses or contact lenses. Twenty four percent of people 20 and older have arthritis. Five percent have ever been told they had gout. Four 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. Five percent have been ever told by a doctor or other health professional that they had a stroke. Five percent have another thyroid problem. Three percent have ever had chronic bronchitis. One percent of people had any kind of liver condition. Five percent have ever had cancer or a malignancy of any kind.

Summary

People with asthma (%)

  • Here 10.5%
  • Wilkinson County 11.8%
  • Mississippi 11.0%

People with anemia (%)

  • Woodville 6.6%
  • Wilkinson County 5.2%
  • Mississippi 4.2%

People with psoriasis (%)

  • Here 1.4%
  • Wilkinson County 2.2%
  • State 3.3%

People with overweight (%)

  • Woodville 37.0%
  • Wilkinson County 33.8%
  • Mississippi 34.6%

Elderly people having difficulties in thinking or remembering (%)

  • Woodville 14.3%
  • County 23.1%
  • Mississippi 19.5%

People who ever received blood transfusion (%)

  • Here 13.1%
  • Wilkinson County 12.8%
  • State 12.0%

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

  • Here 20.7%
  • County 21.5%
  • State 19.1%

People with arthritis (%)

  • Woodville 24.3%
  • Wilkinson County 25.5%
  • State 25.2%

People with gout (%)

  • Woodville 4.8%
  • County 4.4%
  • State 4.0%

People with congestive heart failure (%)

  • Here 3.6%
  • Wilkinson County 4.3%
  • Mississippi 3.5%

People with coronary heart disease (%)

  • Woodville 2.2%
  • Wilkinson County 3.1%
  • Mississippi 3.0%

People with angina pectoris (%)

  • Here 1.8%
  • Wilkinson County 2.1%
  • Mississippi 2.2%

People who ever had heart attack (%)

  • Woodville 2.5%
  • Wilkinson County 3.7%
  • State 3.6%

People who ever had stroke (%)

  • Here 4.5%
  • County 5.1%
  • Mississippi 4.0%

People with thyroid problem (%)

  • Woodville 4.6%
  • County 5.0%
  • Mississippi 6.8%

People with chronic bronchitis (%)

  • Woodville 3.2%
  • Wilkinson County 4.0%
  • State 3.8%

People with any liver condition (%)

  • Here 1.1%
  • Wilkinson County 2.6%
  • Mississippi 2.7%

People who ever had cancer or malignancy (%)

  • Woodville 5.1%
  • Wilkinson County 6.3%
  • State 7.9%

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

Sixty three percent of births in Woodville were vaginal deliveries. Thirty seven percent of deliveries were cesarean. 97.8 percent of deliveries resulted in live births. Sixty one percent of pregnancies resulted in a delivery. Thirty nine percent of women breastfeed their children. Twenty four percent of women in Woodville have ever had a hysterectomy, including a partial hysterectomy (that is, surgery to remove their uterus or womb). Nine percent had both of their ovaries removed (either when they had their uterus removed or at another time). Seventy two percent have ever taken birth control pills for any reason. Four percent of women are currently taking birth control pills. Twenty two percent have ever used Depo-Provera or injectable birth control to prevent pregnancy. Eleven 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 (%)

  • Woodville 63.2%
  • Wilkinson County 67.7%
  • State 64.3%

Cesarean deliveries (%)

  • Woodville 36.8%
  • County 32.3%
  • State 35.7%

Deliveries resulted in a live birth (%)

  • Woodville 97.8%
  • County 98.4%
  • Mississippi 99.0%

Pregnancies resulted in a delivery (%)

  • Here 61.4%
  • Wilkinson County 62.8%
  • Mississippi 59.9%

Women breastfeeding newborns (%)

  • Here 39.0%
  • Wilkinson County 38.5%
  • Mississippi 50.0%

Women that had a hysterectomy (%)

  • Here 23.9%
  • Wilkinson County 25.8%
  • Mississippi 22.3%

Women that had both ovaries removed (%)

  • Woodville 9.1%
  • Wilkinson County 11.2%
  • Mississippi 11.2%

Women that have ever taken birth control pills (%)

  • Woodville 72.4%
  • County 70.0%
  • Mississippi 74.4%

Women taking birth control pills (%)

  • Woodville 4.4%
  • County 4.0%
  • Mississippi 7.3%

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

  • Here 22.4%
  • County 19.6%
  • State 18.8%

Women that have ever used female hormones (%)

  • Woodville 10.8%
  • Wilkinson County 12.4%
  • State 16.3%

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

People living in Woodville report their general health condition on average at 51 percent. Four percent of them donate blood. Excluding tests they have had as part of blood donations, 55 percent of Woodville residents have ever had their blood tested for the AIDS virus infection. Nine percent of people living in Woodville are left-handed.

Summary

General health condition (%)

  • Woodville 50.7%
  • County 51.6%
  • State 54.8%

Blood donors (%)

  • Here 3.7%
  • Wilkinson County 3.0%
  • State 4.3%

Has blood ever tested for HIV virus (%)

  • Here 54.8%
  • County 48.7%
  • Mississippi 44.5%

Left-handed people (%)

  • Here 9.3%
  • Wilkinson County 9.0%
  • State 8.8%

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

People in Woodville spend $330 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 Woodville spends $76 on food at other stores monthly. This is five percent of their income. They spend $107 on eating out, including cafeterias at work or at school or on vending machines. This is six percent of their income. They also spend $24 monthly on carried out or delivered food. This is one percent of their income.

Summary

Money monthly spent on food at supermarket/grocery store

  • Woodville $330
  • County $344
  • State $352

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

  • Here 29.1%
  • County 31.8%
  • State 26.1%

Money monthly spent on food at other stores

  • Here $76
  • Wilkinson County $66
  • State $71

Income spent on food at other stores (%)

  • Here 4.9%
  • County 4.4%
  • State 4.5%

Money monthly spent on eating out

  • Here $107
  • County $106
  • State $130

Income spent on eating out (%)

  • Woodville 6.3%
  • County 6.1%
  • Mississippi 6.9%

Money monthly spent on carryout/delivered foods

  • Here $24
  • County $23
  • Mississippi $24

Income spent on carryout/delivered foods (%)

  • Woodville 1.3%
  • Wilkinson County 1.3%
  • State 1.3%

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

People living in Woodville report their general condition of hearing on average at 83 percent. Eighty seven percent of them can usually hear and understand, without the use of a hearing aid or any other listening devices, what a person says without seeing his or her face if that person whispers to them from across a quiet room. Ninety seven percent of people can hear a normal voice across a quiet room. Fourteen percent of Woodville population have been bothered by ringing, roaring or buzzing in their ears or head. Thirty 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. Thirteen percent of people in Woodville had off-work exposure to loud noise.

Summary

Average condition of hearing (%)

  • Here 83.1%
  • Wilkinson County 80.5%
  • State 79.9%

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

  • Woodville 86.7%
  • Wilkinson County 82.0%
  • State 80.2%

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

  • Woodville 97.1%
  • County 95.8%
  • Mississippi 95.3%

Ears ringing, roaring, buzzing (%)

  • Woodville 14.4%
  • Wilkinson County 17.9%
  • State 18.8%

Had a job exposure to loud noise (%)

  • Here 33.0%
  • County 41.1%
  • Mississippi 41.3%

Had off-work exposure to loud noise (%)

  • Woodville 13.0%
  • Wilkinson County 15.6%
  • State 15.6%

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

Twenty nine percent of Woodville 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 (%)

  • Woodville 29.2%
  • Wilkinson County 27.8%
  • State 26.7%

Nineteen percent of Woodville 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 four percent are limited in the kind or amount of work they can do because of physical, mental or emotional problems. Eleven percent have difficulty walking without using any special equipment. Ten percent are limited in any way because of difficulty remembering or because they experience periods of confusion. Twelve 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 (%)

  • Woodville 18.5%
  • County 22.2%
  • State 18.9%

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

  • Woodville 23.9%
  • County 27.8%
  • State 25.0%

People that need special equipment to walk (%)

  • Woodville 11.5%
  • Wilkinson County 12.0%
  • State 9.7%

People experiencing confusion/memory problems (%)

  • Here 9.6%
  • Wilkinson County 11.8%
  • State 9.7%

People requiring special healthcare equipment (%)

  • Woodville 11.5%
  • County 11.3%
  • Mississippi 8.6%

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

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