Key Health Data About Idaho

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Indicator Rank
Population Facts sources
2013 Census Population Estimates 1,612,136
% Poverty (2011-2012 2-Year Average) 22 15.1%
% Uninsured, All Ages (2012) 14 15.9%
% Uninsured, under 18 (2012) 15 9.5%
Adult Health Indicator References sources
AIDS Cumulative Cases Aged 13 and Older (2011 Yr End) 46 773
Alzheimer's Estimated Cases among 65+ (2025) 39 38,000
% Asthma Prevalence (2010) 28 13.6%
Cancer Estimated New Cases (2013) 41 7,670
Chlamydia Rates per 100,000 Population (2012) 46 287.1
Human West Nile Virus Cases (as of 12/03/13) 15 40
% Pneumococcal Vaccination Rates 65 and Over (2012) 25 68.5%
% Seasonal Flu Vaccination Rates 65 and Over (2012) 4 52%
Syphilis Rates per 100,000 Population (2012) 39 1.6
% Tobacco Use - Current Smokers (2012) 44 16.4%
Tuberculosis Number of Cases (2012) 46 15
Child and Adolescent Health Facts sources
AIDS Cumulative Cases Under Age 13 (2011 Yr End) 48 3
% Asthma - High School Students (2011) N/A 19.7%
Fruit Indicator High School Students - 2011 (95% Conf Interval) 28.8%
Vegetable Indicator High School Students - 2011 (95% Conf Interval) 13.5%
Immunization Gap, % of Children Aged 19 to 35 Months Without All Immunizations (2012) 5 37%
Infant Mortality - Per 1,000 Live Births (2010 Final Data) 43 4.8
% Low Birthweight Babies (2012 Preliminary Data) 45 6.4%
Pre-Term Births % of live births (2012 Preliminary Data) 39 10.3%
Tobacco: Current Smokers High School Students (2011) 33 14.3%
High School Dropout Rate - % of 9th- to 12th-graders who dropped out of public schools (2009-10) 50 1.4%
Other Public Health Indicators sources
Health Professions Service Shortage Areas Primary Care (As of 12/31/13) 70
Health Professions Service Shortage Areas Mental Health (As of 12/31/13) 31
Health Professions Service Shortage Areas Dental Care (As of 12/31/13) 63
Nursing Shortage Estimates (2010) -800
Indicator Rank
Population Facts sources
2012 Census Population Estimates 1,595,728
% Poverty (2011) 20 16.5%
% Uninsured, All Ages (2011) 14 16.9%
% Uninsured, under 18 (2011) 9 11.3%
Adult Health Indicator Resources sources
AIDS Cumulative Cases Aged 13 and Older (2010 Yr End) 46 747
Alzheimer's Estimated Cases among 65+ (2025) 39 38,000
% Asthma Prevalence (2010) 28 13.6%
Cancer Estimated New Cases - (2012) 41 7,720
Chlamydia Rates per 100,000 Population (2011) 45 299.8
Human West Nile Virus Cases (as of 12/11/12) 34 17
% Pneumococcal Vaccination Rates 65 and Over (2011) 12 68%
% Seasonal Flu Vaccination Rates 65 and Over (2011) 8 56.3%
Syphilis Rates per 100,000 Population (2011) 41 0.8
% Tobacco Use - Current Smokers (2011) 46 17.2%
Tuberculosis Number of Cases (2011) 45 12
Child and Adolescent Health Facts sources
AIDS Cumulative Cases Under Age 13 (2010 Yr End) 48 3
% Asthma - High School Students (2011) N/A 19.7%
Immunization Gap, % of Children Aged 19 to 35 Months Without All Immunizations (2011) 7 33.1%
Infant Mortality - Per 1,000 Live Births (2009 Final Data) 39 5.4
% Low Birthweight Babies (2011 Preliminary Data) 48 6.1%
Pre-Term Births % of live births (2011 Preliminary Data) 41 10.2%
Tobacco: Current Smokers High School Students (2011) N/A 14.3%
Other Public Health Indicators sources
Health Professions Service Shortage Areas Primary Care (As of 12/31/12) 69
Health Professions Service Shortage Areas Mental Health (As of 12/31/12) 30
Health Professions Service Shortage Areas Dental Care (As of 12/31/12) 63
Nursing Shortage Estimates (2010) -800
F as in Fat Indicators sources
Obesity, % Adults (2012) 32 26.8%
Diabetes, % Adults (2012) 39 8.5%
Physical Inactivity, % Adults (2012) 39 20.3%
Hypertension, % Adults (2011) 37 29.4%
Obesity, % High School Students (2011) N/A 9.2%
Overweight or Obese, % of 10 to 17 Year Olds (2011) 49 10.6%
Indicator Rank
Key Health General Indicators sources
Total Population 1,584,985
Uninsured, % All Ages (2010) 10 19.2%
Uninsured, % 18 and under (2010) 20 9%
Adult Health Indicators sources
AIDS Cumulative Cases, 13 & Older (2009) 46 707
Alzheimer's Estimated Cases, 65+ (2025) 39 38,000
Asthma Rates, % Adults (2010) 28 13.6%
Cancer, Estimated New Cases (2011) 41 7,520
Chlamydia, Rates per 100,000 Population (2010) 46 272
Human West Nile Virus, New Cases (2011) 34 2
Seasonal Flu Vaccination Rates 65+ (2010) 2 60.7%
Syphilis, Rates per 100,000 Population (2010) 47 0.4
Tobacco, % of Adult Current Smokers (2010) 35 15.7%
Tuberculosis, Number of Cases (2010) 43 15
Pneumococcal Vaccination Rates, 65 and Over (2010) 11 66.2%
Child and Adolescent Health Indicators sources
AIDS Cumulative Cases, under 13 (2009) 48 3
Asthma Rates, % High School Students (2009) 17.6%
Immunization Gap, Children Aged 19 to 35 Months without All Immunizations (2010) 1 42.6
Infant Mortality per 1,000 Live Births (2008) 28 6
Low Birth Weight Babies (2009) 44 6
Pre-Term Labor, % of Live Births Born Pre-Term (2009) 43 10%
Tobacco, % High School Students Current Tobacco Use (2009) 14.5%
Other Public Health Indicators sources
Health Professions Shortage Areas - Primary Care (FY 2011) 68
Health Professions Shortage Areas - Mental Health (FY 2011) 27
Health Professions Shortage Areas - Dental Care (FY 2011) 63
Nursing Shortage Estimates (2010) -800
F as in Fat Indicators sources
Diabetes, % Adults (2011) 29 9.4%
Hypertension, % Adults (2011) 37 29.4%
Obesity, % Adults (2011) 30 27%
Physical Inactivity, % Adults (2011) 44 21.4%
Exclusive Breastfeeding, % at 6 Months (from Births 2009^) 46 23.2%
Fruit and Vegetable Intake, % Adults 5 or more times a day (2011) 29 17.4%
Obesity, % High School Students (2010) N/A 9.2%
Overweight or Obese, % of 10 to 17 Year Olds (2007) 41 27.5%
Fruit Intake, % High School Students 2 or more times a day (2011) N/A 28.8%
Vegetable Intake, % High School Students 3 or more times a day ? (2011) N/A 13.5%
Indicator Rank
Key Health General Indicators sources
Total Population 1,567,582
Uninsured, % All Ages (2009) 24 15.2%
Uninsured, % 18 and under (2009) 16 10.2%
Adult Health Indicators sources
AIDS Cumulative Cases, 13 & Older (2008) 46 674
Alzheimer's Estimated Cases, 65+ (2010) 40 26,000
Asthma Rates, % Adults (2007-09 average) 33 12.9%
Cancer, Estimated New Cases (2010) 41 7,220
Chlamydia, Rates per 100,000 Population (2009) 46 252.1
Human West Nile Virus, New Cases (2010) 38 1
Syphilis, Rates per 100,000 Population (2009) 48 20
Tobacco, % of Adult Current Smokers (2007-2009 average) 36 17.4%
Tuberculosis, Number of Cases (2009) 44 18
Pneumococcal Vaccination Rates, 65 and Over (2007-2009 average) 10 65.1%
Child and Adolescent Health Indicators sources
AIDS Cumulative Cases, under 13 (2008) 49 2
Asthma Rates (Lifetime), % High School Students (2009) N/A 17.6%
Immunization Gap, Children Aged 19 to 35 Months without All Immunizations (2009) 3 48.3
Infant Mortality per 1,000 Live Births (2007) 26 6.8
Low Birth Weight Babies (2007) 44 6.5
Pre-Term Labor, % of Live Births Born Pre-Term (2007) 45 10.5%
Tobacco, % High School Students Current Tobacco Use (2009) N/A 14.5%
Other Public Health Indicators sources
Health Professions Shortage Areas - Primary Care (FY 2010) 39 68
Health Professions Shortage Areas - Mental Health (FY 2010) 43 27
Health Professions Shortage Areas - Dental Care (FY 2010) 33 63
Nursing Shortage Estimates (2010) 41 -800
F as in Fat Indicators sources
Obesity Rates, % Adults (2008-10 average) 32 25.7%
Hypertension Rates, % Adults (2005-09 average) 43 25.2%
Diabetes Rates, % Adults (2008-10 average) 33 7.7%
Adult Physical Inactivity (2008-10 average) 43 20.7%
Percent Exclusive Breastfeeding at 6 Months – from Births 2007 46 21.8%
Fruit and Vegetable Intake, Adults (2009) 26 23.4%
Obesity Rates, % High School Students (2009) N/A 8.8%
Fruit and Vegetable Intake, % Students (2009) 20 18.5%
Medical Costs of Obesity, Per Capita (2003) 49 $0
Obesity Rates, % Children (2007) 42 11.8%
Indicator Rank
Key Health General Indicators sources
Total Population 1,523,816
Uninsured, % All Ages (2009) 22 14%
Uninsured, % 18 and under (2009) 16 11%
Adult Health Indicators sources
AIDS Cumulative Cases, 13 & Older (2008) 46 604
Alzheimer's Estimated Cases, 65+ (2010) 40 26,000
Asthma Rates, % Adults (2007-09 average) 33 13%
Cancer, Estimated New Cases (2010) 41 6,430
Chlamydia, Rates per 100,000 Population (2009) 42 254
Human West Nile Virus, New Cases (2010) 12 33
Syphilis, Rates per 100,000 Population (2009) 51 0.1
Tobacco, % of Adult Current Smokers (2007-2009 average) 42 18%
Tuberculosis, Number of Cases (2009) 48 9
Pneumococcal Vaccination Rates, 65 and Over (2007-2009 average) N/A 0%
Child and Adolescent Health Indicators sources
AIDS Cumulative Cases, under 13 (2008) 49 2
Asthma Rates (Lifetime), % High School Students (2009) N/A 19%
Immunization Gap, Children Aged 19 to 35 Months without All Immunizations (2009) 3 34.4
Infant Mortality per 1,000 Live Births (2007) 35 6
Low Birth Weight Babies (2007) 39 6.9
Pre-Term Labor, % of Live Births Born Pre-Term (2007) 38 12%
Tobacco, % High School Students Current Tobacco Use (2009) N/A 26%
Other Public Health Indicators sources
Health Professions Shortage Areas - Primary Care (FY 2010) 39 67
Health Professions Shortage Areas - Mental Health (FY 2010) 42 24
Health Professions Shortage Areas - Dental Care (FY 2010) 30 60
Nursing Shortage Estimates (2010) 41 -800
F as in Fat Indicators sources
Obesity Rates, % Adults (2007-09 average) 36 25.1%
Hypertension Rates, % Adults (2005-09 average) 43 25.2%
Diabetes Rates, % Adults (2007-09 average) 33 7.6%
Adult Physical Inactivity (2007-09 average) 43 20.6%
Percent Exclusive Breastfeeding at 6 Months from Births 2007 46 20%
Fruit Intake, Adults (2009) 30 0%
Vegetable Intake, Adults (2009) 36 30%
Obesity Rates, % High School Students (2009) N/A 8.8%
Fruit and Vegetable Intake, % Students (2009) 30 36%
Medical Costs of Obesity, Per Capita (2003) 49 $166
Obesity Rates, % Children (2007) 42 11.8%

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Indicator Rank
Public Health Funding General Indicators sources
State Funding Per Capita FY 2010-11 3 $78.37
State Funding for Public Health FY 2010-11 $122,845,700
Public Health Funding Indicator sources
ASPR Hospital Preparedness Program Funding by State 2012 $2,114,269
Federal Funding for Public Health from U.S. Centers for Disease Control (CDC) FY 2012 22 $22.5
Federal Funding for Public Health from Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) FY 2012 $44,021,110
HRSA Funding Per Capita FY 2012 18 $27.6
State Public Health Budget FY 2011-2012 $143,890,100
State Public Health Budget Funding Per Capita FY 2011-2012 3 $90.2
CDC Programs sources
CDC Funding Per Capita FY 2011 22 $22.48
CDC Programs sources
Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR) $223,879
Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities $137,801
Cancer $2,293,492
Chronic Disease Prevention/ Health Promotion (All Other) $40,000
Diabetes $276,946
Environmental Health $101,878
Heart Disease $367,070
HIV/AIDS $968,203
Vaccine for Children $20,081,513
Injury Prevention and Control $159,880
Nutrition / Physical Activity $0
Occupational Safety & Health $0
Influenza (including supplemental funding) $0
Public Health Scientific Services (BRFSS) $97,996
School Health $482,792
Public Health Preparedness and Emergency Response $5,064,052
Tuberculosis $177,962
Infectious Diseases (All Other) $198,910
Preventive Health Service Block Grants $288,034
Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STD) $396,850
Tobacco $1,701,438
PPHF/Other Affordable Care Act $1,199,777
Section 317 Immunization Program $1,371,551
CDC Programs sources
CDC--Prevention and Public Health Fund/Other ACA $1,199,777
Community Guide/Community Preventive Services Task Force $0
CTGs $0
Comprehensive Chronic Disease Prevention $530,612
Environmental Public Health Tracking $0
Epi and Lab Capacity Program $228,448
HAIs $58,617
Immunization Programs $0
Prevention Research Centers $0
Public Health Infrastructure $300,000
Public Health Prevention Research $0
Public Health Workforce $0
REACH $0
Tobacco $82,100
CDC--Section 317 Immunization Program $1,371,551
HRSA Programs sources
Primary Health Care $32,348,903
Health Professions $1,284,800
Maternal & Child Health $5,183,563
HIV/AIDS $3,251,530
HRSA Total (FY2012) (All Programs) $44,021,110
HRSA Funding Per Capita FY 2012 $27.6
Indicator Rank
Public Health Funding General Indicators sources
State Funding Per Capita 3 $76.58
State Funding for Public Health FY 2009-2010 $120,052,700
ASPR Hospital Preparedness Program $2,240,733
CDC Programs sources
CDC Funding Per Capita 11 $26.09
CDC--Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR) $208,398
Federal Funding for Public Health from U.S. Centers for Disease Control (CDC) FY 2010 $40,892,309
CDC--Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities $81,581
CDC--Cancer $2,362,592
CDC--Chronic Disease Prevention/Health Promotion (All Other) $40,000
CDC--Diabetes $376,067
CDC--Environmental Health $0
CDC--Heart Disease $343,456
CDC--HIV/AIDS $980,426
CDC--Infectious Diseases $371,487
CDC--Influenza (including supplemental funding) $225,653
CDC--Injury Prevention and Control $175,742
CDC--Nutrition / Physical Activity $0
CDC--Occupational Safety & Health $0
CDC--Preventive Health Service Block Grants $372,954
CDC--Public Health Preparedness and Emergency Response $5,375,515
CDC--School Health $430,618
CDC--Section 317 Immunization Program $1,265,031
CDC--Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STD) $403,588
CDC--Tobacco $2,023,117
CDC--Tuberculosis Elimination $181,326
CDC--Vaccine for Children $25,138,091
HRSA Programs sources
HRSA Funding Per Capita 33 $18.76
HRSA HIV/AIDS Grants $2,519,314
Federal Funding for Public Health from Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) FY 2010 $29,412,232
HRSA Child and Maternal Health Grants $5,091,807
HRSA Primary Health Care Grants $17,729,442
HRSA Health Professions Grants $4,071,669
Related State Economic Indicators sources
Poverty 2006-2008 3 Yr Average (90% Conf Interval) 33 10.6%
Indicator Rank
Public Health Funding General Indicators sources
State Funding Per Capita 4 $80.19
State Funding for Public Health FY 2008-2009 $123,963,500
ASPR Hospital Preparedness Program $2,103,488
CDC Programs sources
CDC Funding Per Capita 13 $24
Federal Funding for Public Health from U.S. Centers for Disease Control (CDC) FY 2009 $37,092,734
CDC--Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR) $216,289
CDC--Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities $81,581
CDC--Cancer $2,376,974
CDC--Chronic Disease Prevention/Health Promotion (All Other) $1,058,791
CDC--Diabetes $565,344
CDC--Environmental Health $0
CDC--Heart Disease $477,056
CDC--HIV/AIDS $942,665
CDC--Infectious Diseases $337,572
CDC--Influenza (including supplemental funding) $210,382
CDC--Injury Prevention and Control $237,903
CDC--Nutrition / Physical Activity $232,000
CDC--Occupational Safety & Health $0
CDC--Preventive Health Service Block Grants $360,505
CDC--Public Health Preparedness and Emergency Response $5,229,197
CDC--School Health $719,733
CDC--Section 317 Immunization Program $177,531
CDC--Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STD) $405,986
CDC--Tobacco $1,542,661
CDC--Tuberculosis Elimination $176,844
CDC--Vaccine for Children $21,743,720
HRSA Programs sources
HRSA Funding Per Capita 23 $25.31
Federal Funding for Public Health from Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) FY 2009 $39,124,606
HRSA HIV/AIDS Grants $2,118,836
HRSA Child and Maternal Health Grants $4,325,004
HRSA Primary Health Care Grants $28,814,593
HRSA Health Professions Grants $1,164,939
Related State Economic Indicators sources
Poverty 2006-2008 3 Yr Average (90% Conf Interval) 33 10.6%
Indicator Rank
Public Health Funding General Indicators sources
State Funding Per Capita 5 $78
State Funding for Public Health FY 2007-2008 $117,390,200
ASPR Hospital Preparedness Program $2,277,157
CDC Programs sources
CDC Funding Per Capita 18 $21
CDC--Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR) $183,331
Federal Funding for Public Health from U.S. Centers for Disease Control (CDC) FY 2008 $31,958,157
CDC--Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities $0
CDC--Cancer $2,279,043
CDC--Chronic Disease Prevention/Health Promotion (All Other) $569,661
CDC--Diabetes $340,881
CDC--Environmental Health $334,999
CDC--Heart Disease $343,456
CDC--HIV/AIDS $970,580
CDC--Infectious Diseases $524,151
CDC--Influenza (including supplemental funding) $97,458
CDC--Injury Prevention and Control $177,987
CDC--Nutrition / Physical Activity $0
CDC--Occupational Safety & Health $0
CDC--Preventive Health Service Block Grants $360,505
CDC--Public Health Preparedness and Emergency Response $5,214,010
CDC--School Health $507,489
CDC--Section 317 Immunization Program $0
CDC--Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STD) $394,478
CDC--Tobacco $936,825
CDC--Tuberculosis Elimination $176,843
CDC--Vaccine for Children $18,546,460
HRSA Programs sources
HRSA Funding Per Capita 23 $19.43
HRSA HIV/AIDS Grants $2,076,203
Federal Funding for Public Health from Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) FY 2008 $29,134,290
HRSA Child and Maternal Health Grants $3,925,550
HRSA Primary Health Care Grants $18,072,737
HRSA Health Professions Grants $761,378
Related State Economic Indicators sources
Poverty 2006-2008 3 Yr Average (90% Conf Interval) 39 10%