Health and Nutrition of Yankeetown, FL Residents

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Fifty nine percent of Yankeetown residents report that their diet is generally healthy. People here have milk to drink or on their cereal 22 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 one 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 (%)

  • Yankeetown 59.3%
  • County 49.2%
  • Florida 50.9%

Milk product consumption (# of products/month)

  • Here 22.1
  • Levy County 21.6
  • State 20.8

Meals not home prepared (#/week)

  • Here 3.4
  • County 3.2
  • Florida 3.5

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

  • Here 1.2
  • Levy County 1.7
  • Florida 1.7

Ready-to-eat foods (#/month)

  • Here 1.8
  • Levy County 1.6
  • Florida 1.8

Frozen meals/pizza (#/month)

  • Here 2.5
  • County 3.5
  • State 3.1

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

The average Yankeetown 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). Ten 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). Yankeetown residents rate the overall health of their teeth and gums on average at 55 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 four days per week. They also use mouthwash or other dental rinse products to treat dental disease or dental problems an average of three days per week. The average person living here (including children) has 24 teeth.

Summary

Average years since last visit a dentist

  • Yankeetown 1.5
  • Levy County 2.1
  • State 1.9

People embarrassed because of mouth (%)

  • Here 9.9%
  • County 16.5%
  • State 14.1%

People with gum disease (%)

  • Yankeetown 17.6%
  • County 21.9%
  • Florida 19.9%

General health of teeth and gums (%)

  • Yankeetown 55.5%
  • County 45.0%
  • State 48.5%

Average days a week using dental floss/device

  • Here 3.6
  • County 2.7
  • State 3.0

Average days a week using mouthwash for dental problem

  • Yankeetown 2.5
  • Levy County 2.9
  • Florida 2.9

Average number of teeth

  • Here 23.7
  • Levy County 20.7
  • State 22.9

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

The average height of Yankeetown residents 16 years and older is 67 inches. The average weight is 180 pounds. Their average BMI (Body Mass Index) is 28. Thirty six percent of people living here are obese. Forty seven percent have ever been obese. Thirty six percent have ever tried to lose weight.

Summary

Average height (inches)

  • Here 67.4
  • County 66.8
  • Florida 66.4

Average weight (pounds)

  • Yankeetown 180.4
  • Levy County 180.6
  • State 179.0

Average BMI

  • Yankeetown 28.1
  • Levy County 28.8
  • State 28.7

People that are obese (%)

  • Yankeetown 35.8%
  • County 38.1%
  • Florida 37.8%

People that ever were obese (%)

  • Here 47.4%
  • Levy County 51.0%
  • State 49.0%

People trying to lose weight (%)

  • Here 36.0%
  • County 33.9%
  • State 36.1%

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

Summary

People that ever used marijuana or hashish (%)

  • Yankeetown 69.4%
  • Levy County 64.6%
  • State 61.5%

Ever used hard drugs (%)

  • Yankeetown 22.3%
  • County 24.2%
  • State 21.2%

Ever used any form of cocaine (%)

  • Here 22.0%
  • County 22.0%
  • Florida 19.5%

Ever used heroin (%)

  • Here 2.2%
  • County 3.2%
  • State 2.5%

Ever used methamphetamine (%)

  • Yankeetown 11.0%
  • Levy County 12.9%
  • Florida 10.4%

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

Summary

Diabetics (%)

  • Here 9.9%
  • County 12.4%
  • State 10.7%

Had a blood test for high blood sugar (%)

  • Yankeetown 57.5%
  • County 50.6%
  • State 49.6%

People taking insulin (%)

  • Yankeetown 2.7%
  • County 3.8%
  • Florida 3.2%

Yankeetown 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

  • Yankeetown 1.1
  • Levy County 1.3
  • State 1.1

Twelve percent of Yankeetown residents above the age of 40 have problems with their ability to smell, such as not being able to smell things or things not smelling the way they are supposed to. Five percent have been having problems with their ability to taste sweet, sour, salty or bitter foods and drinks. Seventy three percent of people above the age of 40 have ever had wisdom teeth removed. Forty percent have ever had their tonsils removed. Twenty one 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 11.6%
  • Levy County 11.5%
  • State 11.3%

People 40+ having problems with taste (%)

  • Here 4.6%
  • Levy County 6.9%
  • State 5.5%

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

  • Here 73.4%
  • County 69.7%
  • Florida 67.4%

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

  • Yankeetown 40.2%
  • Levy County 30.5%
  • State 29.7%

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

  • Yankeetown 20.8%
  • County 17.0%
  • State 15.1%

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

  • Yankeetown 23.4%
  • Levy County 22.3%
  • State 19.8%

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

  • Yankeetown 45.1%
  • Levy County 40.5%
  • Florida 38.2%

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

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

Summary

People covered by health insurance (%)

  • Here 86.1%
  • County 76.6%
  • State 76.8%

Thirty three percent of people living in Yankeetown have been ever told by a doctor or other health professional that they had hypertension (also called high blood pressure). Thirty percent of people take their blood pressure at home. Fifty four percent of people in Yankeetown frequently check their blood cholesterol. Twenty seven 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 32.8%
  • County 28.7%
  • State 25.1%

Checking blood pressure at home (%)

  • Here 29.9%
  • Levy County 28.5%
  • Florida 25.3%

Frequently checking blood cholesterol (%)

  • Yankeetown 53.8%
  • County 47.9%
  • State 46.0%

Has high cholesterol level (%)

  • Yankeetown 26.7%
  • County 25.0%
  • Florida 20.7%

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

Forty eight percent of people living in Yankeetown use sunscreen.

Summary

People using sunscreen (%)

  • Yankeetown 47.8%
  • Levy County 33.2%
  • State 35.8%

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

Twenty two percent of Yankeetown residents 18 years old and older have usually little interest or pleasure in doing things. Twenty two percent often feel down, depressed, or hopeless. Forty percent of people living here have trouble falling or staying asleep, or sleep too much. Forty seven percent of people often feel tired or have little energy. Twenty one percent are bothered by poor appetite or overeating. Twenty percent often feel badly about themselves, that they are a failure or have let themselves or their families down. Seventeen percent have trouble concentrating on things, such as reading the newspaper or watching TV. Eight 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 22.4%
  • County 26.9%
  • State 25.2%

People feeling down, depressed, or hopeless (%)

  • Here 22.4%
  • Levy County 28.0%
  • State 26.1%

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

  • Here 39.6%
  • Levy County 42.2%
  • State 39.8%

People feeling tired or having little energy (%)

  • Here 47.3%
  • Levy County 51.1%
  • State 49.9%

People with poor appetite or overeating (%)

  • Yankeetown 21.2%
  • County 28.0%
  • State 26.2%

People feeling bad about themself (%)

  • Yankeetown 20.2%
  • Levy County 21.0%
  • Florida 19.9%

People who have trouble concentrating on things (%)

  • Yankeetown 17.0%
  • County 18.7%
  • Florida 18.1%

People moving or speaking slowly or too fast (%)

  • Here 7.8%
  • Levy County 14.1%
  • State 12.7%

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

  • Yankeetown 4.0%
  • County 4.6%
  • State 4.1%

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

Yankeetown residents on average take three prescription medicines.

Summary

Average number of prescription medicines taking

  • Yankeetown 2.7
  • Levy County 2.5
  • Florida 2.1

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

Eighty seven percent of people living in Yankeetown have at least one alcoholic drink per month. Seven percent of people living here do not drink alcohol at all. People living here drink alcohol 8.0 days per month on average. They have 6.8 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 (%)

  • Yankeetown 86.9%
  • County 79.9%
  • State 78.9%

People not drinking at all (%)

  • Here 6.8%
  • Levy County 10.3%
  • State 11.0%

Average days/month drinking alcohol

  • Yankeetown 8.0
  • County 5.0
  • Florida 5.0

Average drinks/week

  • Yankeetown 6.8
  • Levy County 5.8
  • Florida 5.3

Average days/year people drink much

  • Here 22.7
  • Levy County 24.2
  • Florida 20.8

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

Ninety eight percent of Yankeetown residents 18 years and older have ever had vaginal, anal or oral sex. Ninety seven percent of males have ever had vaginal sex with a woman. Ninety percent have ever performed oral sex on a woman. Forty four percent have ever had anal sex with a woman. Seven percent of males in Yankeetown have ever had any kind of sex with a man, including oral or anal. Ninety seven percent of females have ever had vaginal sex with a man. Eighty seven percent have ever performed oral sex on a man. Thirty one percent have ever had anal sex. Seven percent of females have ever had any kind of sex with a woman. People in Yankeetown 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 47 women. He has vaginal sex with 23 women. People living here were on average 24 years old when they first performed oral sex on a woman. In their lifetime they performed oral sex on average on eight women. People in Yankeetown were 19 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. Seven percent of people use protection, like a condom or dental dam, while performing oral sex. The average person in Yankeetown has vaginal or anal sex 35 times a year. Fifty percent have sex without using a condom. Females in Yankeetown 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. Ninety percent of men 18 years old and older are circumcised.

Summary

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

  • Here 97.7%
  • Levy County 97.7%
  • Florida 97.3%

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

  • Yankeetown 97.3%
  • County 95.2%
  • Florida 94.3%

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

  • Here 90.2%
  • County 85.5%
  • State 85.7%

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

  • Here 44.0%
  • County 47.4%
  • Florida 46.6%

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

  • Here 6.5%
  • Levy County 5.0%
  • Florida 6.9%

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

  • Here 97.2%
  • County 97.7%
  • State 97.1%

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

  • Here 86.6%
  • Levy County 84.5%
  • Florida 83.0%

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

  • Here 31.3%
  • County 39.7%
  • State 37.2%

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

  • Here 7.5%
  • County 11.1%
  • State 10.5%

Average age people first had sex

  • Here 17.8
  • Levy County 16.6
  • State 17.0

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

  • Yankeetown 47.0
  • Levy County 29.9
  • State 27.3

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

  • Yankeetown 22.7
  • Levy County 22.1
  • State 20.6

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

  • Yankeetown 24.2
  • Levy County 21.7
  • Florida 21.7

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

  • Yankeetown 7.9
  • Levy County 5.0
  • State 4.6

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

  • Yankeetown 19.1
  • Levy County 21.0
  • State 19.7

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

  • Here 1.7
  • County 5.2
  • Florida 5.0

People using protection when performing oral sex (%)

  • Here 7.4%
  • Levy County 8.4%
  • State 9.5%

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

  • Here 35.0
  • County 54.1
  • Florida 55.9

People having sex without condom (%)

  • Here 50.0%
  • Levy County 51.9%
  • State 49.9%

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

  • Yankeetown 7.9
  • Levy County 10.8
  • State 9.7

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

  • Here 6.6
  • County 9.4
  • Florida 8.3

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

  • Yankeetown 0.3
  • County 0.5
  • Florida 0.5

Circumcised males 18+ (%)

  • Here 89.9%
  • Levy County 80.5%
  • Florida 75.4%

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

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

Summary

Households using pesticides to control insects (%)

  • Yankeetown 11.2%
  • County 11.2%
  • State 10.5%

Households using pesticides to kill weeds (%)

  • Here 5.0%
  • County 4.7%
  • Florida 4.2%

Yankeetown residents 16 years and older usually get seven hours of sleep at night on weekdays or workdays. Thirty one percent of them have trouble sleeping.

Summary

Average hours sleeping at night

  • Here 7.1
  • County 6.8
  • State 6.9

People that has trouble sleeping (%)

  • Yankeetown 31.2%
  • County 32.8%
  • Florida 29.4%

Thirty one percent of Yankeetown residents currently smoke cigarettes.

Summary

People smoking cigarettes (%)

  • Yankeetown 31.2%
  • County 50.1%
  • State 45.5%

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

Eighteen percent of Yankeetown 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 two 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. Twenty eight 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. Fifty one 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 1.2 hours per day.

Summary

People doing vigorous-intensity work activities (%)

  • Yankeetown 18.4%
  • Levy County 20.9%
  • State 19.6%

People doing moderate-intensity work activities (%)

  • Yankeetown 42.2%
  • Levy County 36.4%
  • Florida 35.7%

People walking or bicycling (%)

  • Yankeetown 27.7%
  • County 28.5%
  • State 29.5%

People doing vigorous-intensity recreational activities (%)

  • Yankeetown 19.7%
  • County 14.6%
  • State 20.5%

People doing moderate-intensity recreational activities (%)

  • Here 50.5%
  • County 38.0%
  • Florida 42.4%

Average hours a day doing sedentary activities

  • Here 6.4
  • County 6.2
  • Florida 6.1

Average hours a day watching TV or videos

  • Yankeetown 2.6
  • Levy County 3.0
  • Florida 2.7

Average hours a day using computer

  • Here 1.2
  • Levy County 1.1
  • Florida 1.3

Eight percent of Yankeetown 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 six percent are overweight. Thirteen 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. Fourteen percent of people living in Yankeetown have ever received a blood transfusion. Sixteen percent have trouble seeing, even when wearing glasses or contact lenses. Thirty three 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. Five 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. Eleven percent have another thyroid problem. Two percent have ever had chronic bronchitis. Two percent of people had any kind of liver condition. Nineteen percent have ever had cancer or a malignancy of any kind.

Summary

People with asthma (%)

  • Yankeetown 8.1%
  • Levy County 11.1%
  • Florida 9.8%

People with anemia (%)

  • Here 3.2%
  • County 3.8%
  • Florida 3.6%

People with psoriasis (%)

  • Yankeetown 4.0%
  • County 4.2%
  • State 3.6%

People with overweight (%)

  • Here 35.7%
  • County 36.1%
  • State 34.8%

Elderly people having difficulties in thinking or remembering (%)

  • Here 13.0%
  • County 21.4%
  • State 18.4%

People who ever received blood transfusion (%)

  • Yankeetown 13.6%
  • Levy County 14.5%
  • Florida 12.3%

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

  • Here 16.4%
  • County 20.9%
  • State 18.9%

People with arthritis (%)

  • Here 32.7%
  • Levy County 32.2%
  • State 26.6%

People with gout (%)

  • Here 5.8%
  • County 4.8%
  • Florida 4.1%

People with congestive heart failure (%)

  • Yankeetown 4.2%
  • County 5.0%
  • Florida 3.4%

People with coronary heart disease (%)

  • Yankeetown 4.9%
  • County 4.7%
  • Florida 3.6%

People with angina pectoris (%)

  • Yankeetown 2.7%
  • Levy County 3.0%
  • Florida 2.4%

People who ever had heart attack (%)

  • Yankeetown 5.1%
  • County 5.4%
  • State 4.1%

People who ever had stroke (%)

  • Here 4.0%
  • County 5.1%
  • Florida 3.9%

People with emphysema (%)

  • Here 2.9%
  • Levy County 5.1%
  • State 2.8%

People with thyroid problem (%)

  • Here 11.2%
  • Levy County 8.4%
  • State 7.9%

People with chronic bronchitis (%)

  • Here 2.3%
  • County 4.7%
  • Florida 3.4%

People with any liver condition (%)

  • Yankeetown 2.4%
  • County 3.6%
  • Florida 2.6%

People who ever had cancer or malignancy (%)

  • Yankeetown 19.0%
  • County 10.9%
  • Florida 9.8%

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

Fifty eight percent of births in Yankeetown were vaginal deliveries. Forty two percent of deliveries were cesarean. 99.2 percent of deliveries resulted in live births. Fifty four percent of pregnancies resulted in a delivery. Seventy percent of women breastfeed their children. Twenty four percent of women in Yankeetown have ever had a hysterectomy, including a partial hysterectomy (that is, surgery to remove their uterus or womb). Seventeen percent had both of their ovaries removed (either when they had their uterus removed or at another time). Eighty one percent have ever taken birth control pills for any reason. Nine percent of women are currently taking birth control pills. Six percent have ever used Depo-Provera or injectable birth control to prevent pregnancy. Thirty 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 (%)

  • Yankeetown 58.4%
  • Levy County 67.8%
  • Florida 63.8%

Cesarean deliveries (%)

  • Yankeetown 41.6%
  • Levy County 32.2%
  • State 36.2%

Deliveries resulted in a live birth (%)

  • Here 99.2%
  • Levy County 99.2%
  • State 99.2%

Pregnancies resulted in a delivery (%)

  • Here 53.9%
  • County 61.4%
  • Florida 59.7%

Women breastfeeding newborns (%)

  • Yankeetown 69.6%
  • County 53.6%
  • Florida 57.4%

Women that had a hysterectomy (%)

  • Yankeetown 24.4%
  • County 26.1%
  • Florida 22.8%

Women that had both ovaries removed (%)

  • Here 16.8%
  • County 13.9%
  • Florida 12.3%

Women that have ever taken birth control pills (%)

  • Here 81.2%
  • County 74.9%
  • Florida 73.1%

Women taking birth control pills (%)

  • Here 9.2%
  • County 6.3%
  • State 7.0%

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

  • Here 5.8%
  • County 15.2%
  • State 15.6%

Women that have ever used female hormones (%)

  • Here 29.6%
  • County 22.3%
  • Florida 19.9%

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

People living in Yankeetown report their general health condition on average at 62 percent. Seven percent of them donate blood. Excluding tests they have had as part of blood donations, 35 percent of Yankeetown residents have ever had their blood tested for the AIDS virus infection. Ten percent of people living in Yankeetown are left-handed.

Summary

General health condition (%)

  • Yankeetown 61.5%
  • County 53.8%
  • State 56.4%

Blood donors (%)

  • Here 6.9%
  • County 3.9%
  • Florida 4.9%

Has blood ever tested for HIV virus (%)

  • Yankeetown 35.4%
  • County 38.8%
  • Florida 39.3%

Left-handed people (%)

  • Here 9.9%
  • County 8.0%
  • Florida 8.2%

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

People in Yankeetown spend $353 per month on average on food for their families at supermarkets or grocery stores. This is 15 percent of their income. The average family in Yankeetown spends $84 on food at other stores monthly. This is four percent of their income. They spend $164 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

  • Yankeetown $353
  • County $356
  • State $361

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

  • Yankeetown 15.4%
  • Levy County 24.0%
  • State 22.3%

Money monthly spent on food at other stores

  • Yankeetown $84
  • Levy County $66
  • Florida $77

Income spent on food at other stores (%)

  • Yankeetown 3.6%
  • Levy County 3.9%
  • State 4.2%

Money monthly spent on eating out

  • Here $164
  • Levy County $130
  • State $146

Income spent on eating out (%)

  • Yankeetown 6.3%
  • County 6.3%
  • Florida 6.9%

Money monthly spent on carryout/delivered foods

  • Here $24
  • Levy County $21
  • Florida $26

Income spent on carryout/delivered foods (%)

  • Here 1.0%
  • County 1.1%
  • State 1.2%

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

People living in Yankeetown report their general condition of hearing on average at 76 percent. Seventy nine 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 three percent of people can hear a normal voice across a quiet room. Twenty one percent of Yankeetown population have been bothered by ringing, roaring or buzzing in their ears or head. Forty five 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 Yankeetown had off-work exposure to loud noise.

Summary

Average condition of hearing (%)

  • Yankeetown 76.1%
  • County 76.4%
  • State 78.9%

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

  • Here 78.6%
  • County 75.8%
  • State 81.2%

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

  • Here 93.4%
  • County 94.1%
  • Florida 95.3%

Ears ringing, roaring, buzzing (%)

  • Yankeetown 20.6%
  • County 22.6%
  • State 18.5%

Had a job exposure to loud noise (%)

  • Yankeetown 45.4%
  • County 44.5%
  • State 39.9%

Had off-work exposure to loud noise (%)

  • Here 16.6%
  • County 15.8%
  • State 14.3%

Thirty three percent of Yankeetown 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 (%)

  • Yankeetown 33.3%
  • Levy County 29.7%
  • State 28.1%

Seventeen percent of Yankeetown 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 six percent are limited in the kind or amount of work they can do because of physical, mental or emotional problems. Nine percent have difficulty walking without using any special equipment. Nine percent are limited in any way because of difficulty remembering or because they experience periods of confusion. Ten 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 17.3%
  • Levy County 22.3%
  • State 16.9%

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

  • Yankeetown 25.9%
  • Levy County 29.7%
  • Florida 23.1%

People that need special equipment to walk (%)

  • Here 8.8%
  • County 11.4%
  • State 9.3%

People experiencing confusion/memory problems (%)

  • Here 9.0%
  • Levy County 11.1%
  • Florida 9.2%

People requiring special healthcare equipment (%)

  • Yankeetown 10.3%
  • County 10.1%
  • Florida 8.6%

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

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