Health and Nutrition of Unionville, NC Residents

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Forty four percent of Unionville residents report that their diet is generally healthy. People here have milk to drink or on their cereal 23 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 two "ready to eat" foods such as salads, soups, chicken, sandwiches and cooked vegetables per month. They also eat four frozen meals or frozen pizzas on average monthly.

Summary

Diet health (%)

  • Here 44.4%
  • County 48.3%
  • State 48.1%

Milk product consumption (# of products/month)

  • Unionville 22.7
  • County 21.0
  • North Carolina 20.9

Meals not home prepared (#/week)

  • Unionville 3.3
  • County 3.7
  • North Carolina 3.6

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

  • Unionville 2.0
  • Union County 1.9
  • State 1.9

Ready-to-eat foods (#/month)

  • Here 1.6
  • County 1.8
  • State 1.8

Frozen meals/pizza (#/month)

  • Here 4.3
  • Union County 3.7
  • North Carolina 3.7

The average Unionville resident last visited a dentist two years ago (including all types of dentists, such as, orthodontists, oral surgeons, and all other dental specialists, as well as dental hygienists). Twenty two percent of people living here 30 years of age and older, are embarrassed because of their teeth, mouth or dentures. Twenty five percent think they might have gum disease (might have swollen gums, receding gums, sore or infected gums or loose teeth). Unionville residents rate the overall health of their teeth and gums on average at 38 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 two 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 21 teeth.

Summary

Average years since last visit a dentist

  • Unionville 2.3
  • Union County 2.0
  • State 2.1

People embarrassed because of mouth (%)

  • Here 22.4%
  • Union County 17.0%
  • North Carolina 17.0%

People with gum disease (%)

  • Here 24.6%
  • County 21.9%
  • North Carolina 21.8%

General health of teeth and gums (%)

  • Here 38.1%
  • County 45.5%
  • State 44.6%

Average days a week using dental floss/device

  • Here 2.4
  • County 2.8
  • State 2.7

Average days a week using mouthwash for dental problem

  • Unionville 2.7
  • Union County 2.9
  • State 3.0

Average number of teeth

  • Unionville 20.6
  • Union County 22.9
  • State 22.5

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

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

Summary

Average height (inches)

  • Unionville 66.9
  • County 67.0
  • North Carolina 66.9

Average weight (pounds)

  • Here 181.8
  • Union County 181.5
  • State 181.5

Average BMI

  • Here 29.1
  • County 28.8
  • North Carolina 28.8

People that are obese (%)

  • Unionville 39.7%
  • Union County 37.7%
  • State 38.4%

People that ever were obese (%)

  • Unionville 52.4%
  • Union County 49.3%
  • North Carolina 50.1%

People trying to lose weight (%)

  • Here 30.5%
  • County 35.0%
  • North Carolina 34.0%

Sixty seven percent of Unionville residents have ever used marijuana or hashish. Thirty percent of people living here have ever used cocaine, crack cocaine, heroin or methamphetamine. Twenty five percent have ever used any form of cocaine, such as powder, 'crack', 'free base', and coca paste. Five percent have ever used heroin. Nineteen percent have ever used methamphetamines.

Summary

People that ever used marijuana or hashish (%)

  • Unionville 66.5%
  • County 65.2%
  • State 64.6%

Ever used hard drugs (%)

  • Here 29.5%
  • County 24.7%
  • State 23.5%

Ever used any form of cocaine (%)

  • Here 25.5%
  • Union County 22.2%
  • State 21.2%

Ever used heroin (%)

  • Here 4.8%
  • Union County 3.4%
  • State 3.3%

Ever used methamphetamine (%)

  • Unionville 19.0%
  • Union County 13.9%
  • State 12.5%

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

Eleven percent of people living in Unionville have ever been told by a doctor or health professional that they have diabetes. Forty three 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 10.8%
  • Union County 9.3%
  • State 10.4%

Had a blood test for high blood sugar (%)

  • Here 43.2%
  • County 45.8%
  • State 46.7%

People taking insulin (%)

  • Here 3.4%
  • County 3.0%
  • State 3.3%

Unionville 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

  • Here 1.3
  • County 1.1
  • North Carolina 1.2

Twelve percent of Unionville 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 nine percent of people above the age of 40 have ever had wisdom teeth removed. Twenty eight percent have ever had their tonsils removed. Sixteen percent have lost consciousness because of a head injury. Twenty five 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 (%)

  • Unionville 12.2%
  • Union County 11.0%
  • North Carolina 11.0%

People 40+ having problems with taste (%)

  • Here 5.7%
  • Union County 5.7%
  • State 6.1%

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

  • Here 68.9%
  • Union County 67.2%
  • State 66.6%

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

  • Unionville 27.8%
  • Union County 27.9%
  • State 26.3%

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

  • Unionville 16.4%
  • County 16.0%
  • North Carolina 15.1%

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

  • Unionville 24.8%
  • Union County 22.8%
  • North Carolina 21.1%

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

  • Here 44.4%
  • Union County 42.3%
  • State 39.5%

Sixty eight percent of people living in Unionville are covered by health insurance or some other kind of health care plan.

Summary

People covered by health insurance (%)

  • Unionville 67.6%
  • County 73.0%
  • State 73.4%

Twenty two percent of people living in Unionville 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. Thirty seven percent of people in Unionville frequently check their blood cholesterol. Twenty 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 22.1%
  • County 21.0%
  • State 23.3%

Checking blood pressure at home (%)

  • Here 24.6%
  • County 23.5%
  • North Carolina 24.8%

Frequently checking blood cholesterol (%)

  • Unionville 36.9%
  • County 40.1%
  • State 41.7%

Has high cholesterol level (%)

  • Here 19.7%
  • Union County 17.4%
  • North Carolina 18.9%

Twenty eight percent of people living in Unionville use sunscreen.

Summary

People using sunscreen (%)

  • Here 27.8%
  • County 34.2%
  • State 30.6%

Twenty nine percent of Unionville residents 18 years old and older have usually little interest or pleasure in doing things. Thirty one percent often feel down, depressed, or hopeless. Forty five percent of people living here have trouble falling or staying asleep, or sleep too much. Fifty three percent of people often feel tired or have little energy. Thirty one percent are bothered by poor appetite or overeating. Twenty four percent often feel badly about themselves, that they are a failure or have let themselves or their families down. Twenty one percent have trouble concentrating on things, such as reading the newspaper or watching TV. Seventeen 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. Five 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 (%)

  • Unionville 28.7%
  • Union County 26.3%
  • State 26.6%

People feeling down, depressed, or hopeless (%)

  • Here 31.0%
  • Union County 27.2%
  • State 27.2%

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

  • Unionville 45.1%
  • County 42.2%
  • North Carolina 41.3%

People feeling tired or having little energy (%)

  • Unionville 52.6%
  • County 51.3%
  • State 50.8%

People with poor appetite or overeating (%)

  • Here 31.3%
  • County 28.1%
  • State 28.8%

People feeling bad about themself (%)

  • Unionville 23.5%
  • Union County 21.3%
  • North Carolina 21.2%

People who have trouble concentrating on things (%)

  • Here 21.2%
  • County 19.2%
  • State 18.9%

People moving or speaking slowly or too fast (%)

  • Here 16.9%
  • County 13.9%
  • North Carolina 14.4%

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

  • Unionville 5.3%
  • County 4.3%
  • State 4.4%

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

Unionville residents on average take two prescription medicines.

Summary

Average number of prescription medicines taking

  • Here 2.2
  • Union County 2.0
  • North Carolina 2.1

Eighty percent of people living in Unionville have at least one alcoholic drink per month. Eleven 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 6.2 drinks per week. On average people living here have 5 or more drinks on 30 days a year.

Summary

People drinking some alcohol every month (%)

  • Unionville 79.8%
  • County 81.2%
  • North Carolina 79.4%

People not drinking at all (%)

  • Unionville 11.1%
  • Union County 9.7%
  • State 10.8%

Average days/month drinking alcohol

  • Here 4.3
  • Union County 5.0
  • State 4.8

Average drinks/week

  • Here 6.2
  • County 5.7
  • North Carolina 5.7

Average days/year people drink much

  • Unionville 29.6
  • Union County 24.4
  • State 24.4

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

Ninety eight percent of Unionville residents 18 years and older have ever had vaginal, anal or oral sex. Ninety five percent of males have ever had vaginal sex with a woman. Eighty nine percent have ever performed oral sex on a woman. Fifty four percent have ever had anal sex with a woman. Five percent of males in Unionville have ever had any kind of sex with a man, including oral or anal. Ninety eight percent of females have ever had vaginal sex with a man. Eighty six percent have ever performed oral sex on a man. Forty one percent have ever had anal sex. Fourteen percent of females have ever had any kind of sex with a woman. People in Unionville were 16 years old on average when they had sex for the first time. The average man in his lifetime had any kind of sex with 28 women. He has vaginal sex with 24 women. People living here were on average 21 years old when they first performed oral sex on a woman. In their lifetime they performed oral sex on average on six women. Males in their lifetime have anal or oral sex with 2.1 men on average. They have had 1.3 anal sex partners in their lifetime. People in Unionville were 22 years old on average when they first performed oral sex on a man. They performed oral sex on average on six men in their lifetime. Nine percent of people use protection, like a condom or dental dam, while performing oral sex. The average person in Unionville has vaginal or anal sex 75 times a year. Fifty eight percent have sex without using a condom. Females in Unionville 18 years and older have had any kind of sex with 15 men on average. They have had 13 male vaginal sex partners in their lifetimes. Women here have on average 0.7 female sex partners in their lifetimes. Eighty three percent of men 18 years old and older are circumcised.

Summary

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

  • Here 98.0%
  • County 97.7%
  • State 97.4%

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

  • Unionville 95.4%
  • County 94.2%
  • State 94.1%

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

  • Unionville 88.9%
  • Union County 87.1%
  • State 85.3%

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

  • Here 54.0%
  • Union County 48.9%
  • State 48.1%

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

  • Unionville 4.6%
  • County 6.1%
  • State 5.5%

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

  • Here 98.2%
  • Union County 97.8%
  • State 97.2%

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

  • Unionville 85.6%
  • County 86.2%
  • North Carolina 82.5%

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

  • Unionville 40.9%
  • Union County 40.7%
  • North Carolina 38.4%

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

  • Unionville 13.6%
  • County 12.5%
  • North Carolina 12.9%

Average age people first had sex

  • Here 16.0
  • County 16.6
  • North Carolina 16.6

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

  • Here 27.9
  • County 25.8
  • State 28.0

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

  • Unionville 24.1
  • Union County 21.4
  • State 22.3

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

  • Here 20.6
  • Union County 21.4
  • North Carolina 21.6

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

  • Here 6.3
  • County 5.3
  • State 5.0

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

  • Unionville 2.1
  • Union County 2.1
  • North Carolina 2.1

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

  • Unionville 1.3
  • County 1.2
  • State 1.2

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

  • Here 21.6
  • Union County 20.3
  • North Carolina 20.3

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

  • Unionville 6.0
  • County 4.6
  • North Carolina 4.4

People using protection when performing oral sex (%)

  • Here 8.9%
  • Union County 8.7%
  • North Carolina 10.6%

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

  • Here 75.5
  • Union County 65.1
  • North Carolina 61.2

People having sex without condom (%)

  • Here 58.1%
  • County 56.5%
  • North Carolina 53.0%

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

  • Unionville 14.7
  • County 11.8
  • North Carolina 11.8

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

  • Unionville 13.1
  • County 10.5
  • North Carolina 10.1

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

  • Unionville 0.7
  • County 0.6
  • North Carolina 0.6

Circumcised males 18+ (%)

  • Here 83.4%
  • Union County 80.7%
  • North Carolina 79.2%

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

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

Summary

Households using pesticides to control insects (%)

  • Here 9.5%
  • County 9.9%
  • North Carolina 10.7%

Households using pesticides to kill weeds (%)

  • Unionville 3.9%
  • County 4.2%
  • North Carolina 4.2%

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

Summary

Average hours sleeping at night

  • Here 6.7
  • County 6.8
  • North Carolina 6.8

People that has trouble sleeping (%)

  • Here 35.2%
  • Union County 31.4%
  • State 30.3%

Sixty five percent of Unionville residents currently smoke cigarettes.

Summary

People smoking cigarettes (%)

  • Unionville 65.0%
  • Union County 54.5%
  • State 54.8%

Twenty seven percent of Unionville 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 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 nine percent walk or bicycle for at least 10 minutes continuously to get to and from places. Twelve 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 five 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 (%)

  • Unionville 27.3%
  • County 22.6%
  • North Carolina 21.4%

People doing moderate-intensity work activities (%)

  • Unionville 39.8%
  • Union County 37.6%
  • North Carolina 36.4%

People walking or bicycling (%)

  • Unionville 28.9%
  • Union County 30.7%
  • State 31.2%

People doing vigorous-intensity recreational activities (%)

  • Unionville 12.0%
  • Union County 20.3%
  • State 19.4%

People doing moderate-intensity recreational activities (%)

  • Here 35.3%
  • Union County 42.5%
  • North Carolina 40.6%

Average hours a day doing sedentary activities

  • Unionville 5.6
  • County 6.1
  • State 6.1

Average hours a day watching TV or videos

  • Unionville 3.0
  • County 2.7
  • State 2.9

Average hours a day using computer

  • Here 1.1
  • Union County 1.3
  • State 1.3

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

Thirteen percent of Unionville residents have ever been told by a doctor or other health professional that they had asthma. Four 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 four percent are overweight. Twenty six 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. Twelve percent of people living in Unionville have ever received a blood transfusion. Twenty two percent have trouble seeing, even when wearing glasses or contact lenses. Twenty seven percent of people 20 and older have arthritis. Three percent have ever been told they had gout. Four percent have congestive heart failure. Three percent have coronary heart disease. Two percent have angina, also called angina pectoris. Four 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 ever had emphysema. Seven percent have another thyroid problem. Five percent have ever had chronic bronchitis. Five percent of people had any kind of liver condition. Eight percent have ever had cancer or a malignancy of any kind.

Summary

People with asthma (%)

  • Unionville 13.2%
  • County 11.0%
  • North Carolina 11.3%

People with anemia (%)

  • Here 3.7%
  • County 3.5%
  • North Carolina 3.9%

People with psoriasis (%)

  • Unionville 4.1%
  • County 3.8%
  • North Carolina 3.5%

People with overweight (%)

  • Here 34.0%
  • Union County 33.9%
  • State 33.6%

Elderly people having difficulties in thinking or remembering (%)

  • Here 25.7%
  • Union County 20.4%
  • State 21.6%

People who ever received blood transfusion (%)

  • Unionville 11.6%
  • Union County 10.8%
  • North Carolina 11.7%

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

  • Here 21.9%
  • County 18.6%
  • North Carolina 19.6%

People with arthritis (%)

  • Unionville 27.3%
  • Union County 24.0%
  • State 25.1%

People with gout (%)

  • Here 3.3%
  • County 3.5%
  • State 3.8%

People with congestive heart failure (%)

  • Unionville 4.2%
  • County 3.2%
  • State 3.6%

People with coronary heart disease (%)

  • Here 3.0%
  • County 2.6%
  • State 3.0%

People with angina pectoris (%)

  • Unionville 2.2%
  • Union County 1.9%
  • North Carolina 2.1%

People who ever had heart attack (%)

  • Here 4.5%
  • Union County 3.4%
  • North Carolina 3.7%

People who ever had stroke (%)

  • Here 4.5%
  • County 3.5%
  • State 4.0%

People with emphysema (%)

  • Here 5.3%
  • County 3.3%
  • North Carolina 3.4%

People with thyroid problem (%)

  • Here 7.2%
  • County 6.9%
  • State 6.9%

People with chronic bronchitis (%)

  • Unionville 4.9%
  • Union County 3.7%
  • North Carolina 3.9%

People with any liver condition (%)

  • Here 4.6%
  • County 3.3%
  • North Carolina 3.3%

People who ever had cancer or malignancy (%)

  • Unionville 8.0%
  • Union County 7.9%
  • North Carolina 8.1%

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

Sixty seven percent of births in Unionville were vaginal deliveries. Thirty three percent of deliveries were cesarean. 99.4 percent of deliveries resulted in live births. Sixty four percent of pregnancies resulted in a delivery. Forty six percent of women breastfeed their children. Twenty two percent of women in Unionville have ever had a hysterectomy, including a partial hysterectomy (that is, surgery to remove their uterus or womb). Eleven percent had both of their ovaries removed (either when they had their uterus removed or at another time). Seventy five percent have ever taken birth control pills for any reason. Seven percent of women are currently taking birth control pills. Nineteen percent have ever used Depo-Provera or injectable birth control to prevent pregnancy. Fifteen 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 (%)

  • Unionville 66.9%
  • County 63.5%
  • North Carolina 65.2%

Cesarean deliveries (%)

  • Unionville 33.1%
  • County 36.5%
  • North Carolina 34.8%

Deliveries resulted in a live birth (%)

  • Here 99.4%
  • Union County 99.3%
  • State 99.2%

Pregnancies resulted in a delivery (%)

  • Unionville 64.0%
  • Union County 59.9%
  • North Carolina 60.1%

Women breastfeeding newborns (%)

  • Here 46.2%
  • County 54.3%
  • North Carolina 51.5%

Women that had a hysterectomy (%)

  • Here 21.6%
  • Union County 20.6%
  • State 21.9%

Women that had both ovaries removed (%)

  • Unionville 11.3%
  • County 10.9%
  • North Carolina 11.4%

Women that have ever taken birth control pills (%)

  • Unionville 74.9%
  • Union County 76.7%
  • State 73.8%

Women taking birth control pills (%)

  • Here 7.4%
  • County 8.4%
  • State 7.3%

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

  • Here 19.4%
  • County 18.1%
  • North Carolina 17.7%

Women that have ever used female hormones (%)

  • Here 15.4%
  • County 16.5%
  • State 16.6%

People living in Unionville report their general health condition on average at 52 percent. Three percent of them donate blood. Excluding tests they have had as part of blood donations, 40 percent of Unionville residents have ever had their blood tested for the AIDS virus infection. Nine percent of people living in Unionville are left-handed.

Summary

General health condition (%)

  • Here 51.7%
  • Union County 55.9%
  • North Carolina 54.9%

Blood donors (%)

  • Here 2.7%
  • Union County 4.5%
  • North Carolina 4.2%

Has blood ever tested for HIV virus (%)

  • Here 39.5%
  • Union County 42.3%
  • State 42.3%

Left-handed people (%)

  • Here 8.5%
  • Union County 8.5%
  • North Carolina 8.4%

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

People in Unionville spend $371 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 Unionville spends $65 on food at other stores monthly. This is four percent of their income. They spend $115 on eating out, including cafeterias at work or at school or on vending machines. This is six percent of their income. They also spend $20 monthly on carried out or delivered food. This is one percent of their income.

Summary

Money monthly spent on food at supermarket/grocery store

  • Unionville $371
  • Union County $365
  • North Carolina $358

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

  • Unionville 28.7%
  • County 24.5%
  • State 25.4%

Money monthly spent on food at other stores

  • Unionville $65
  • County $73
  • State $71

Income spent on food at other stores (%)

  • Unionville 4.3%
  • Union County 4.3%
  • State 4.3%

Money monthly spent on eating out

  • Here $115
  • Union County $144
  • North Carolina $133

Income spent on eating out (%)

  • Here 5.5%
  • County 6.9%
  • State 6.7%

Money monthly spent on carryout/delivered foods

  • Here $20
  • County $25
  • State $24

Income spent on carryout/delivered foods (%)

  • Unionville 1.2%
  • County 1.2%
  • North Carolina 1.3%

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

People living in Unionville report their general condition of hearing on average at 77 percent. Seventy percent of them can usually hear and understand, without the use of a hearing aid or any other listening devices, what a person says without seeing his or her face if that person whispers to them from across a quiet room. Ninety four percent of people can hear a normal voice across a quiet room. Twenty four percent of Unionville population have been bothered by ringing, roaring or buzzing in their ears or head. Fifty two 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 Unionville had off-work exposure to loud noise.

Summary

Average condition of hearing (%)

  • Here 76.8%
  • County 79.6%
  • State 79.3%

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

  • Here 70.0%
  • County 77.8%
  • State 78.6%

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

  • Here 93.8%
  • County 95.1%
  • North Carolina 95.0%

Ears ringing, roaring, buzzing (%)

  • Unionville 23.6%
  • County 19.6%
  • North Carolina 19.8%

Had a job exposure to loud noise (%)

  • Here 51.7%
  • Union County 43.1%
  • North Carolina 42.8%

Had off-work exposure to loud noise (%)

  • Unionville 17.4%
  • County 15.9%
  • State 15.7%

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

Twenty three percent of Unionville 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 (%)

  • Unionville 23.0%
  • County 24.1%
  • North Carolina 25.8%

Twenty four percent of Unionville 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. Thirty 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. Thirteen percent are limited in any way because of difficulty remembering or because they experience periods of confusion. Eight 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 (%)

  • Unionville 24.5%
  • Union County 18.0%
  • State 19.3%

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

  • Unionville 30.4%
  • Union County 23.8%
  • State 25.2%

People that need special equipment to walk (%)

  • Unionville 11.0%
  • Union County 8.6%
  • North Carolina 9.6%

People experiencing confusion/memory problems (%)

  • Unionville 13.5%
  • Union County 9.6%
  • North Carolina 10.2%

People requiring special healthcare equipment (%)

  • Unionville 7.7%
  • County 6.9%
  • State 8.1%

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

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