Key Health Data About Montana

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Indicator Rank
Population Facts sources
2013 Census Population Estimates 1,015,165
% Poverty (2011-2012 2-Year Average) 24 15%
% Uninsured, All Ages (2012) 9 18.1%
% Uninsured, under 18 (2012) 8 11.5%
Adult Health Indicator References sources
AIDS Cumulative Cases Aged 13 and Older (2011 Yr End) 48 507
Alzheimer's Estimated Cases among 65+ (2025) 41 29,000
% Asthma Prevalence (2010) 33 12.9%
Cancer Estimated New Cases (2013) 44 5,450
Chlamydia Rates per 100,000 Population (2012) 36 383.4
Human West Nile Virus Cases (as of 12/03/13) 16 38
% Pneumococcal Vaccination Rates 65 and Over (2012) 28 69.5%
% Seasonal Flu Vaccination Rates 65 and Over (2012) 16 57.5%
Syphilis Rates per 100,000 Population (2012) 51 0.2
% Tobacco Use - Current Smokers (2012) 23 19.7%
Tuberculosis Number of Cases (2012) 49 5
Child and Adolescent Health Facts sources
AIDS Cumulative Cases Under Age 13 (2011 Yr End) 48 3
% Asthma - High School Students (2011) N/A 20.3%
Fruit Indicator High School Students - 2011 (95% Conf Interval) 26.9%
Vegetable Indicator High School Students - 2011 (95% Conf Interval) 11.9%
Immunization Gap, % of Children Aged 19 to 35 Months Without All Immunizations (2012) 16 33.5%
Infant Mortality - Per 1,000 Live Births (2010 Final Data) 31 5.9
% Low Birthweight Babies (2012 Preliminary Data) 34 7.4%
Pre-Term Births % of live births (2012 Preliminary Data) 27 11.2%
Tobacco: Current Smokers High School Students (2011) 24 16.5%
High School Dropout Rate - % of 9th- to 12th-graders who dropped out of public schools (2009-10) 14 4.3%
Other Public Health Indicators sources
Health Professions Service Shortage Areas Primary Care (As of 12/31/13) 94
Health Professions Service Shortage Areas Mental Health (As of 12/31/13) 62
Health Professions Service Shortage Areas Dental Care (As of 12/31/13) 70
Nursing Shortage Estimates (2010) -500
Indicator Rank
Population Facts sources
2012 Census Population Estimates 1,005,141
% Poverty (2011) 27 14.8%
% Uninsured, All Ages (2011) 9 18.3%
% Uninsured, under 18 (2011) 6 12.3%
Adult Health Indicator Resources sources
AIDS Cumulative Cases Aged 13 and Older (2010 Yr End) 48 500
Alzheimer's Estimated Cases among 65+ (2025) 41 29,000
% Asthma Prevalence (2010) 33 12.9%
Cancer Estimated New Cases - (2012) 44 5,550
Chlamydia Rates per 100,000 Population (2011) 43 344.2
Human West Nile Virus Cases (as of 12/11/12) 40 6
% Pneumococcal Vaccination Rates 65 and Over (2011) 21 69.6%
% Seasonal Flu Vaccination Rates 65 and Over (2011) 7 55.9%
Syphilis Rates per 100,000 Population (2011) 43 0.7
% Tobacco Use - Current Smokers (2011) 20 22.1%
Tuberculosis Number of Cases (2011) 48 8
Child and Adolescent Health Facts sources
AIDS Cumulative Cases Under Age 13 (2010 Yr End) 48 3
% Asthma - High School Students (2011) N/A 20.3%
Immunization Gap, % of Children Aged 19 to 35 Months Without All Immunizations (2011) 6 33.2%
Infant Mortality - Per 1,000 Live Births (2009 Final Data) 35 5.9
% Low Birthweight Babies (2011 Preliminary Data) 34 7.2%
Pre-Term Births % of live births (2011 Preliminary Data) 34 10.8%
Tobacco: Current Smokers High School Students (2011) N/A 16.5%
Other Public Health Indicators sources
Health Professions Service Shortage Areas Primary Care (As of 12/31/12) 98
Health Professions Service Shortage Areas Mental Health (As of 12/31/12) 65
Health Professions Service Shortage Areas Dental Care (As of 12/31/12) 70
Nursing Shortage Estimates (2010) -500
F as in Fat Indicators sources
Obesity, % Adults (2012) 44 24.3%
Diabetes, % Adults (2012) 49 7.2%
Physical Inactivity, % Adults (2012) 37 20.5%
Hypertension, % Adults (2011) 31 30.1%
Obesity, % High School Students (2011) N/A 8.5%
Overweight or Obese, % of 10 to 17 Year Olds (2011) 28 14.3%
Indicator Rank
Key Health General Indicators sources
Total Population 998,199
Uninsured, % All Ages (2010) 13 18.1%
Uninsured, % 18 and under (2010) 24 8.8%
Adult Health Indicators sources
AIDS Cumulative Cases, 13 & Older (2009) 48 485
Alzheimer's Estimated Cases, 65+ (2025) 41 29,000
Asthma Rates, % Adults (2010) 33 12.9%
Cancer, Estimated New Cases (2011) 44 5,690
Chlamydia, Rates per 100,000 Population (2010) 42 316
Human West Nile Virus, New Cases (2011) 38 1
Seasonal Flu Vaccination Rates 65+ (2010) 12 65.5%
Syphilis, Rates per 100,000 Population (2010) 49 0.3
Tobacco, % of Adult Current Smokers (2010) 19 18.8%
Tuberculosis, Number of Cases (2010) 50 6
Pneumococcal Vaccination Rates, 65 and Over (2010) 42 71.8%
Child and Adolescent Health Indicators sources
AIDS Cumulative Cases, under 13 (2009) 48 3
Asthma Rates, % High School Students (2009) 19.5%
Immunization Gap, Children Aged 19 to 35 Months without All Immunizations (2010) 3 39.6
Infant Mortality per 1,000 Live Births (2008) 14 7
Low Birth Weight Babies (2009) 34 7
Pre-Term Labor, % of Live Births Born Pre-Term (2009) 30 11%
Tobacco, % High School Students Current Tobacco Use (2009) 18.7%
Other Public Health Indicators sources
Health Professions Shortage Areas - Primary Care (FY 2011) 103
Health Professions Shortage Areas - Mental Health (FY 2011) 63
Health Professions Shortage Areas - Dental Care (FY 2011) 77
Nursing Shortage Estimates (2010) -500
F as in Fat Indicators sources
Diabetes, % Adults (2011) 46 7.9%
Hypertension, % Adults (2011) 31 30.1%
Obesity, % Adults (2011) 41 24.6%
Physical Inactivity, % Adults (2011) 33 24.4%
Exclusive Breastfeeding, % at 6 Months (from Births 2009^) 10 12.5%
Fruit and Vegetable Intake, % Adults 5 or more times a day (2011) 23 16%
Obesity, % High School Students (2010) N/A 8.5%
Overweight or Obese, % of 10 to 17 Year Olds (2007) 48 25.6%
Fruit Intake, % High School Students 2 or more times a day (2011) N/A 26.9%
Vegetable Intake, % High School Students 3 or more times a day ? (2011) N/A 11.9%
Indicator Rank
Key Health General Indicators sources
Total Population 989,415
Uninsured, % All Ages (2009) 20 15.4%
Uninsured, % 18 and under (2009) 15 10.4%
Adult Health Indicators sources
AIDS Cumulative Cases, 13 & Older (2008) 48 463
Alzheimer's Estimated Cases, 65+ (2010) 44 21,000
Asthma Rates, % Adults (2007-09 average) 26 13.3%
Cancer, Estimated New Cases (2010) 44 5,570
Chlamydia, Rates per 100,000 Population (2009) 39 308.9
Human West Nile Virus, New Cases (2010) 41 0
Syphilis, Rates per 100,000 Population (2009) 44 40
Tobacco, % of Adult Current Smokers (2007-2009 average) 27 18.3%
Tuberculosis, Number of Cases (2009) 48 8
Pneumococcal Vaccination Rates, 65 and Over (2007-2009 average) 44 71.2%
Child and Adolescent Health Indicators sources
AIDS Cumulative Cases, under 13 (2008) 48 3
Asthma Rates (Lifetime), % High School Students (2009) N/A 19.5%
Immunization Gap, Children Aged 19 to 35 Months without All Immunizations (2009) 5 44.80
Infant Mortality per 1,000 Live Births (2007) 34 6.4
Low Birth Weight Babies (2007) 34 7.2
Pre-Term Labor, % of Live Births Born Pre-Term (2007) 33 11.9%
Tobacco, % High School Students Current Tobacco Use (2009) N/A 18.7%
Other Public Health Indicators sources
Health Professions Shortage Areas - Primary Care (FY 2010) 30 97
Health Professions Shortage Areas - Mental Health (FY 2010) 23 56
Health Professions Shortage Areas - Dental Care (FY 2010) 31 65
Nursing Shortage Estimates (2010) 43 -500
F as in Fat Indicators sources
Obesity Rates, % Adults (2008-10 average) 44 23.8%
Hypertension Rates, % Adults (2005-09 average) 38 25.7%
Diabetes Rates, % Adults (2008-10 average) 46 6.8%
Adult Physical Inactivity (2008-10 average) 35 22.3%
Percent Exclusive Breastfeeding at 6 Months – from Births 2007 49 23%
Fruit and Vegetable Intake, Adults (2009) 33 25.2%
Obesity Rates, % High School Students (2009) N/A 10.4%
Fruit and Vegetable Intake, % Students (2009) 18 18.4%
Medical Costs of Obesity, Per Capita (2003) 45 $0
Obesity Rates, % Children (2007) 42 11.8%
Indicator Rank
Key Health General Indicators sources
Total Population 967,440
Uninsured, % All Ages (2009) 18 16%
Uninsured, % 18 and under (2009) 9 13%
Adult Health Indicators sources
AIDS Cumulative Cases, 13 & Older (2008) 48 373
Alzheimer's Estimated Cases, 65+ (2010) 44 21,000
Asthma Rates, % Adults (2007-09 average) 26 13%
Cancer, Estimated New Cases (2010) 44 5,090
Chlamydia, Rates per 100,000 Population (2009) 36 291
Human West Nile Virus, New Cases (2010) 34 5
Syphilis, Rates per 100,000 Population (2009) 41 0.8
Tobacco, % of Adult Current Smokers (2007-2009 average) 33 19%
Tuberculosis, Number of Cases (2009) 46 11
Pneumococcal Vaccination Rates, 65 and Over (2007-2009 average) N/A 0%
Child and Adolescent Health Indicators sources
AIDS Cumulative Cases, under 13 (2008) 48 3
Asthma Rates (Lifetime), % High School Students (2009) N/A 21%
Immunization Gap, Children Aged 19 to 35 Months without All Immunizations (2009) 2 34.7
Infant Mortality per 1,000 Live Births (2007) 24 7
Low Birth Weight Babies (2007) 34 7.3
Pre-Term Labor, % of Live Births Born Pre-Term (2007) 35 12%
Tobacco, % High School Students Current Tobacco Use (2009) N/A 30%
Other Public Health Indicators sources
Health Professions Shortage Areas - Primary Care (FY 2010) 27 92
Health Professions Shortage Areas - Mental Health (FY 2010) 20 50
Health Professions Shortage Areas - Dental Care (FY 2010) 32 57
Nursing Shortage Estimates (2010) 43 -500
F as in Fat Indicators sources
Obesity Rates, % Adults (2007-09 average) 43 23.5%
Hypertension Rates, % Adults (2005-09 average) 38 25.7%
Diabetes Rates, % Adults (2007-09 average) 46 6.6%
Adult Physical Inactivity (2007-09 average) 36 21.6%
Percent Exclusive Breastfeeding at 6 Months from Births 2007 49 18%
Fruit Intake, Adults (2009) 34 0%
Vegetable Intake, Adults (2009) 37 34%
Obesity Rates, % High School Students (2009) N/A 10.4%
Fruit and Vegetable Intake, % Students (2009) 34 37%
Medical Costs of Obesity, Per Capita (2003) 45 $191
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 29 $24.44
State Funding for Public Health FY 2010-11 $24,180,994
Public Health Funding Indicator sources
ASPR Hospital Preparedness Program Funding by State 2012 $1,518,883
Federal Funding for Public Health from U.S. Centers for Disease Control (CDC) FY 2012 7 $30.5
Federal Funding for Public Health from Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) FY 2012 $55,181,295
HRSA Funding Per Capita FY 2012 2 $54.9
State Public Health Budget FY 2011-2012 $19,552,494
State Public Health Budget Funding Per Capita FY 2011-2012 32 $19.5
CDC Programs sources
CDC Funding Per Capita FY 2011 7 $30.47
CDC Programs sources
Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR) $2,490,094
Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities $554,998
Cancer $3,675,061
Chronic Disease Prevention/ Health Promotion (All Other) $40,000
Diabetes $637,840
Environmental Health $796,924
Heart Disease $1,239,472
HIV/AIDS $1,452,752
Vaccine for Children $7,418,976
Injury Prevention and Control $370,152
Nutrition / Physical Activity $775,580
Occupational Safety & Health $107,000
Influenza (including supplemental funding) $0
Public Health Scientific Services (BRFSS) $146,737
School Health $213,700
Public Health Preparedness and Emergency Response $4,973,310
Tuberculosis $180,789
Infectious Diseases (All Other) $314,205
Preventive Health Service Block Grants $500,799
Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STD) $248,017
Tobacco $959,869
PPHF/Other Affordable Care Act $2,434,986
Section 317 Immunization Program $880,697
CDC Programs sources
CDC--Prevention and Public Health Fund/Other ACA $2,434,986
Community Guide/Community Preventive Services Task Force $0
CTGs $769,195
Comprehensive Chronic Disease Prevention $554,321
Environmental Public Health Tracking $0
Epi and Lab Capacity Program $462,058
HAIs $71,473
Immunization Programs $0
Prevention Research Centers $0
Public Health Infrastructure $500,000
Public Health Prevention Research $0
Public Health Workforce $0
REACH $0
Tobacco $77,939
CDC--Section 317 Immunization Program $880,697
HRSA Programs sources
Primary Health Care $37,933,758
Health Professions $3,002,075
Maternal & Child Health $7,940,828
HIV/AIDS $2,085,046
HRSA Total (FY2012) (All Programs) $55,181,295
HRSA Funding Per Capita FY 2012 $54.9
Indicator Rank
Public Health Funding General Indicators sources
State Funding Per Capita 29 $25.51
State Funding for Public Health FY 2009-2010 $25,237,214
ASPR Hospital Preparedness Program $1,621,303
CDC Programs sources
CDC Funding Per Capita 13 $25.73
CDC--Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR) $0
Federal Funding for Public Health from U.S. Centers for Disease Control (CDC) FY 2010 $25,459,679
CDC--Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities $547,372
CDC--Cancer $3,761,083
CDC--Chronic Disease Prevention/Health Promotion (All Other) $56,500
CDC--Diabetes $697,174
CDC--Environmental Health $350,000
CDC--Heart Disease $1,031,059
CDC--HIV/AIDS $1,532,689
CDC--Infectious Diseases $342,806
CDC--Influenza (including supplemental funding) $220,999
CDC--Injury Prevention and Control $389,055
CDC--Nutrition / Physical Activity $861,755
CDC--Occupational Safety & Health $107,000
CDC--Preventive Health Service Block Grants $659,379
CDC--Public Health Preparedness and Emergency Response $5,011,700
CDC--School Health $256,104
CDC--Section 317 Immunization Program $670,835
CDC--Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STD) $277,586
CDC--Tobacco $961,792
CDC--Tuberculosis Elimination $163,459
CDC--Vaccine for Children $7,048,521
HRSA Programs sources
HRSA Funding Per Capita 7 $30.98
HRSA HIV/AIDS Grants $1,841,151
Federal Funding for Public Health from Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) FY 2010 $30,648,612
HRSA Child and Maternal Health Grants $4,120,704
HRSA Primary Health Care Grants $18,338,198
HRSA Health Professions Grants $6,348,559
Related State Economic Indicators sources
Poverty 2006-2008 3 Yr Average (90% Conf Interval) 17 13.1%
Indicator Rank
Public Health Funding General Indicators sources
State Funding Per Capita 33 $23.69
State Funding for Public Health FY 2008-2009 $23,096,631
ASPR Hospital Preparedness Program $1,532,896
CDC Programs sources
CDC Funding Per Capita 10 $26.60
Federal Funding for Public Health from U.S. Centers for Disease Control (CDC) FY 2009 $25,932,677
CDC--Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR) $0
CDC--Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities $557,372
CDC--Cancer $3,621,146
CDC--Chronic Disease Prevention/Health Promotion (All Other) $0
CDC--Diabetes $599,533
CDC--Environmental Health $610,577
CDC--Heart Disease $1,098,195
CDC--HIV/AIDS $1,748,282
CDC--Infectious Diseases $355,544
CDC--Influenza (including supplemental funding) $171,253
CDC--Injury Prevention and Control $398,673
CDC--Nutrition / Physical Activity $841,099
CDC--Occupational Safety & Health $107,000
CDC--Preventive Health Service Block Grants $636,129
CDC--Public Health Preparedness and Emergency Response $4,849,943
CDC--School Health $232,781
CDC--Section 317 Immunization Program $497,749
CDC--Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STD) $280,388
CDC--Tobacco $963,235
CDC--Tuberculosis Elimination $182,314
CDC--Vaccine for Children $8,181,464
HRSA Programs sources
HRSA Funding Per Capita 3 $52.20
Federal Funding for Public Health from Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) FY 2009 $50,898,803
HRSA HIV/AIDS Grants $1,654,237
HRSA Child and Maternal Health Grants $3,441,770
HRSA Primary Health Care Grants $29,421,226
HRSA Health Professions Grants $4,450,325
Related State Economic Indicators sources
Poverty 2006-2008 3 Yr Average (90% Conf Interval) 17 13.1%
Indicator Rank
Public Health Funding General Indicators sources
State Funding Per Capita 31 $25
State Funding for Public Health FY 2007-2008 $24,280,665
ASPR Hospital Preparedness Program $1,644,766
CDC Programs sources
CDC Funding Per Capita 10 $24
CDC--Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR) $0
Federal Funding for Public Health from U.S. Centers for Disease Control (CDC) FY 2008 $23,541,460
CDC--Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities $871,547
CDC--Cancer $3,009,966
CDC--Chronic Disease Prevention/Health Promotion (All Other) $0
CDC--Diabetes $697,655
CDC--Environmental Health $0
CDC--Heart Disease $1,098,195
CDC--HIV/AIDS $1,743,227
CDC--Infectious Diseases $639,097
CDC--Influenza (including supplemental funding) $84,367
CDC--Injury Prevention and Control $264,217
CDC--Nutrition / Physical Activity $823,955
CDC--Occupational Safety & Health $107,000
CDC--Preventive Health Service Block Grants $636,129
CDC--Public Health Preparedness and Emergency Response $4,855,493
CDC--School Health $208,000
CDC--Section 317 Immunization Program $0
CDC--Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STD) $253,684
CDC--Tobacco $792,875
CDC--Tuberculosis Elimination $121,789
CDC--Vaccine for Children $7,334,264
HRSA Programs sources
HRSA Funding Per Capita 4 $36.38
HRSA HIV/AIDS Grants $1,439,188
Federal Funding for Public Health from Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) FY 2008 $34,851,298
HRSA Child and Maternal Health Grants $3,777,038
HRSA Primary Health Care Grants $17,558,820
HRSA Health Professions Grants $3,194,210
Related State Economic Indicators sources
Poverty 2006-2008 3 Yr Average (90% Conf Interval) 16 13%