Key Health Data About Oklahoma

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Indicator Rank
Population Facts sources
2013 Census Population Estimates 3,850,568
% Poverty (2011-2012 2-Year Average) 16 16%
% Uninsured, All Ages (2012) 12 17.2%
% Uninsured, under 18 (2012) 11 9.9%
Adult Health Indicator References sources
AIDS Cumulative Cases Aged 13 and Older (2011 Yr End) 31 5,810
Alzheimer's Estimated Cases among 65+ (2025) 28 96,000
% Asthma Prevalence (2010) 22 14.2%
Cancer Estimated New Cases (2013) 29 20,160
Chlamydia Rates per 100,000 Population (2012) 25 444.2
Human West Nile Virus Cases (as of 12/03/13) 9 78
% Pneumococcal Vaccination Rates 65 and Over (2012) 49 74.9%
% Seasonal Flu Vaccination Rates 65 and Over (2012) 47 67.8%
Syphilis Rates per 100,000 Population (2012) 35 2.2
% Tobacco Use - Current Smokers (2012) 10 23.3%
Tuberculosis Number of Cases (2012) 25 88
Child and Adolescent Health Facts sources
AIDS Cumulative Cases Under Age 13 (2011 Yr End) 33 27
% Asthma - High School Students (2011) N/A 22.1%
Fruit Indicator High School Students - 2011 (95% Conf Interval) 28.2%
Vegetable Indicator High School Students - 2011 (95% Conf Interval) 14.1%
Immunization Gap, % of Children Aged 19 to 35 Months Without All Immunizations (2012) 3 39%
Infant Mortality - Per 1,000 Live Births (2010 Final Data) 7 7.6
% Low Birthweight Babies (2012 Preliminary Data) 26 8%
Pre-Term Births % of live births (2012 Preliminary Data) 7 13%
Tobacco: Current Smokers High School Students (2011) 4 22.7%
High School Dropout Rate - % of 9th- to 12th-graders who dropped out of public schools (2009-10) 37 2.4%
Other Public Health Indicators sources
Health Professions Service Shortage Areas Primary Care (As of 12/31/13) 169
Health Professions Service Shortage Areas Mental Health (As of 12/31/13) 107
Health Professions Service Shortage Areas Dental Care (As of 12/31/13) 94
Nursing Shortage Estimates (2010) -500
Indicator Rank
Population Facts sources
2012 Census Population Estimates 3,814,820
% Poverty (2011) 17 17.2%
% Uninsured, All Ages (2011) 14 16.9%
% Uninsured, under 18 (2011) 33 6.4%
Adult Health Indicator Resources sources
AIDS Cumulative Cases Aged 13 and Older (2010 Yr End) 31 5,681
Alzheimer's Estimated Cases among 65+ (2025) 28 96,000
% Asthma Prevalence (2010) 22 14.2%
Cancer Estimated New Cases - (2012) 29 19,210
Chlamydia Rates per 100,000 Population (2011) 31 389.1
Human West Nile Virus Cases (as of 12/11/12) 8 187
% Pneumococcal Vaccination Rates 65 and Over (2011) 42 72.8%
% Seasonal Flu Vaccination Rates 65 and Over (2011) 30 62.4%
Syphilis Rates per 100,000 Population (2011) 34 2.2
% Tobacco Use - Current Smokers (2011) 4 26.1%
Tuberculosis Number of Cases (2011) 26 94
Child and Adolescent Health Facts sources
AIDS Cumulative Cases Under Age 13 (2010 Yr End) 33 27
% Asthma - High School Students (2011) N/A 22.1%
Immunization Gap, % of Children Aged 19 to 35 Months Without All Immunizations (2011) 23 27.3%
Infant Mortality - Per 1,000 Live Births (2009 Final Data) 6 7.9
% Low Birthweight Babies (2011 Preliminary Data) 17 8.5%
Pre-Term Births % of live births (2011 Preliminary Data) 7 13.2%
Tobacco: Current Smokers High School Students (2011) N/A 22.7%
Other Public Health Indicators sources
Health Professions Service Shortage Areas Primary Care (As of 12/31/12) 169
Health Professions Service Shortage Areas Mental Health (As of 12/31/12) 105
Health Professions Service Shortage Areas Dental Care (As of 12/31/12) 93
Nursing Shortage Estimates (2010) -500
F as in Fat Indicators sources
Obesity, % Adults (2012) 6 32.2%
Diabetes, % Adults (2012) 8 11.5%
Physical Inactivity, % Adults (2012) 7 28.3%
Hypertension, % Adults (2011) 9 35.5%
Obesity, % High School Students (2011) N/A 16.7%
Overweight or Obese, % of 10 to 17 Year Olds (2011) 14 17.4%
Indicator Rank
Key Health General Indicators sources
Total Population 3,791,508
Uninsured, % All Ages (2010) 16 17%
Uninsured, % 18 and under (2010) 9 11.9%
Adult Health Indicators sources
AIDS Cumulative Cases, 13 & Older (2009) 30 5,610
Alzheimer's Estimated Cases, 65+ (2025) 28 96,000
Asthma Rates, % Adults (2010) 22 14.2%
Cancer, Estimated New Cases (2011) 29 18,980
Chlamydia, Rates per 100,000 Population (2010) 27 388
Human West Nile Virus, New Cases (2011) 44 0
Seasonal Flu Vaccination Rates 65+ (2010) 41 70.9%
Syphilis, Rates per 100,000 Population (2010) 32 2.5
Tobacco, % of Adult Current Smokers (2010) 3 23.7%
Tuberculosis, Number of Cases (2010) 29 86
Pneumococcal Vaccination Rates, 65 and Over (2010) 46 72.6%
Child and Adolescent Health Indicators sources
AIDS Cumulative Cases, under 13 (2009) 33 27
Asthma Rates, % High School Students (2009) 21.6%
Immunization Gap, Children Aged 19 to 35 Months without All Immunizations (2010) 4 38.4
Infant Mortality per 1,000 Live Births (2008) 14 7
Low Birth Weight Babies (2009) 17 8
Pre-Term Labor, % of Live Births Born Pre-Term (2009) 4 14%
Tobacco, % High School Students Current Tobacco Use (2009) 22.6%
Other Public Health Indicators sources
Health Professions Shortage Areas - Primary Care (FY 2011) 174
Health Professions Shortage Areas - Mental Health (FY 2011) 102
Health Professions Shortage Areas - Dental Care (FY 2011) 100
Nursing Shortage Estimates (2010) -500
F as in Fat Indicators sources
Diabetes, % Adults (2011) 8 11.1%
Hypertension, % Adults (2011) 9 35.5%
Obesity, % Adults (2011) 6 31.1%
Physical Inactivity, % Adults (2011) 6 31.2%
Exclusive Breastfeeding, % at 6 Months (from Births 2009^) 6 10.4%
Fruit and Vegetable Intake, % Adults 5 or more times a day (2011) 3 9.8%
Obesity, % High School Students (2010) N/A 16.7%
Overweight or Obese, % of 10 to 17 Year Olds (2007) 33 29.5%
Fruit Intake, % High School Students 2 or more times a day (2011) N/A 28.2%
Vegetable Intake, % High School Students 3 or more times a day ? (2011) N/A 14.1%
Indicator Rank
Key Health General Indicators sources
Total Population 3,751,351
Uninsured, % All Ages (2009) 9 18.1%
Uninsured, % 18 and under (2009) 6 12.6%
Adult Health Indicators sources
AIDS Cumulative Cases, 13 & Older (2008) 29 5,410
Alzheimer's Estimated Cases, 65+ (2010) 27 74,000
Asthma Rates, % Adults (2007-09 average) 13 14.3%
Cancer, Estimated New Cases (2010) 29 18,670
Chlamydia, Rates per 100,000 Population (2009) 20 412.5
Human West Nile Virus, New Cases (2010) 41 0
Syphilis, Rates per 100,000 Population (2009) 23 2.7
Tobacco, % of Adult Current Smokers (2007-2009 average) 3 25.3%
Tuberculosis, Number of Cases (2009) 26 102
Pneumococcal Vaccination Rates, 65 and Over (2007-2009 average) 49 71.7%
Child and Adolescent Health Indicators sources
AIDS Cumulative Cases, under 13 (2008) 33 27
Asthma Rates (Lifetime), % High School Students (2009) N/A 21.6%
Immunization Gap, Children Aged 19 to 35 Months without All Immunizations (2009) 33 29.8
Infant Mortality per 1,000 Live Births (2007) 6 8.5
Low Birth Weight Babies (2007) 26 8.20
Pre-Term Labor, % of Live Births Born Pre-Term (2007) 15 13.5%
Tobacco, % High School Students Current Tobacco Use (2009) N/A 22.6%
Other Public Health Indicators sources
Health Professions Shortage Areas - Primary Care (FY 2010) 9 182
Health Professions Shortage Areas - Mental Health (FY 2010) 11 102
Health Professions Shortage Areas - Dental Care (FY 2010) 18 99
Nursing Shortage Estimates (2010) 43 -500
F as in Fat Indicators sources
Obesity Rates, % Adults (2008-10 average) 7 31.4%
Hypertension Rates, % Adults (2005-09 average) 6 31.9%
Diabetes Rates, % Adults (2008-10 average) 6 10.5%
Adult Physical Inactivity (2008-10 average) 3 30.9%
Percent Exclusive Breastfeeding at 6 Months – from Births 2007 2 6.7%
Fruit and Vegetable Intake, Adults (2009) 1 15.5%
Obesity Rates, % High School Students (2009) N/A 14.1%
Fruit and Vegetable Intake, % Students (2009) 6 14.8%
Medical Costs of Obesity, Per Capita (2003) 33 $0
Obesity Rates, % Children (2007) 17 16.4%
Indicator Rank
Key Health General Indicators sources
Total Population 3,642,361
Uninsured, % All Ages (2009) 9 18%
Uninsured, % 18 and under (2009) 9 13%
Adult Health Indicators sources
AIDS Cumulative Cases, 13 & Older (2008) 29 4,836
Alzheimer's Estimated Cases, 65+ (2010) 27 74,000
Asthma Rates, % Adults (2007-09 average) 13 14%
Cancer, Estimated New Cases (2010) 29 17,860
Chlamydia, Rates per 100,000 Population (2009) 25 350
Human West Nile Virus, New Cases (2010) 31 7
Syphilis, Rates per 100,000 Population (2009) 28 2
Tobacco, % of Adult Current Smokers (2007-2009 average) 3 25%
Tuberculosis, Number of Cases (2009) 22 149
Pneumococcal Vaccination Rates, 65 and Over (2007-2009 average) N/A 0%
Child and Adolescent Health Indicators sources
AIDS Cumulative Cases, under 13 (2008) 33 26
Asthma Rates (Lifetime), % High School Students (2009) N/A 20%
Immunization Gap, Children Aged 19 to 35 Months without All Immunizations (2009) 36 21.5
Infant Mortality per 1,000 Live Births (2007) 11 8
Low Birth Weight Babies (2007) 23 8.3
Pre-Term Labor, % of Live Births Born Pre-Term (2007) 12 14%
Tobacco, % High School Students Current Tobacco Use (2009) N/A 31%
Other Public Health Indicators sources
Health Professions Shortage Areas - Primary Care (FY 2010) 6 198
Health Professions Shortage Areas - Mental Health (FY 2010) 8 89
Health Professions Shortage Areas - Dental Care (FY 2010) 18 88
Nursing Shortage Estimates (2010) 43 -500
F as in Fat Indicators sources
Obesity Rates, % Adults (2007-09 average) 6 30.6%
Hypertension Rates, % Adults (2005-09 average) 6 31.9%
Diabetes Rates, % Adults (2007-09 average) 6 10.4%
Adult Physical Inactivity (2007-09 average) 2 30.8%
Percent Exclusive Breastfeeding at 6 Months from Births 2007 2 6%
Fruit Intake, Adults (2009) 1 0%
Vegetable Intake, Adults (2009) 10 1%
Obesity Rates, % High School Students (2009) N/A 14.1%
Fruit and Vegetable Intake, % Students (2009) 1 10%
Medical Costs of Obesity, Per Capita (2003) 33 $243
Obesity Rates, % Children (2007) 17 16.4%

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Indicator Rank
Public Health Funding General Indicators sources
State Funding Per Capita FY 2010-11 22 $36.20
State Funding for Public Health FY 2010-11 $135,791,000
Public Health Funding Indicator sources
ASPR Hospital Preparedness Program Funding by State 2012 $4,363,077
Federal Funding for Public Health from U.S. Centers for Disease Control (CDC) FY 2012 19 $23.6
Federal Funding for Public Health from Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) FY 2012 $77,847,908
HRSA Funding Per Capita FY 2012 37 $20.4
State Public Health Budget FY 2011-2012 $148,623,000
State Public Health Budget Funding Per Capita FY 2011-2012 21 $39.0
CDC Programs sources
CDC Funding Per Capita FY 2011 19 $23.62
CDC Programs sources
Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR) $0
Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities $327,750
Cancer $3,861,611
Chronic Disease Prevention/ Health Promotion (All Other) $602,496
Diabetes $920,403
Environmental Health $838,050
Heart Disease $241,741
HIV/AIDS $3,521,493
Vaccine for Children $56,917,111
Injury Prevention and Control $943,683
Nutrition / Physical Activity $0
Occupational Safety & Health $74,999
Influenza (including supplemental funding) $0
Public Health Scientific Services (BRFSS) $85,177
School Health $302,975
Public Health Preparedness and Emergency Response $7,509,542
Tuberculosis $742,304
Infectious Diseases (All Other) $430,583
Preventive Health Service Block Grants $731,559
Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STD) $908,239
Tobacco $1,806,600
PPHF/Other Affordable Care Act $6,050,780
Section 317 Immunization Program $2,726,703
CDC Programs sources
CDC--Prevention and Public Health Fund/Other ACA $6,050,780
Community Guide/Community Preventive Services Task Force $0
CTGs $716,704
Comprehensive Chronic Disease Prevention $682,853
Environmental Public Health Tracking $0
Epi and Lab Capacity Program $295,015
HAIs $71,472
Immunization Programs $1,063,691
Prevention Research Centers $0
Public Health Infrastructure $1,143,662
Public Health Prevention Research $714,286
Public Health Workforce $0
REACH $1,265,390
Tobacco $97,707
CDC--Section 317 Immunization Program $2,726,703
HRSA Programs sources
Primary Health Care $38,843,331
Health Professions $3,961,209
Maternal & Child Health $22,233,482
HIV/AIDS $10,831,690
HRSA Total (FY2012) (All Programs) $77,847,908
HRSA Funding Per Capita FY 2012 $20.4
Indicator Rank
Public Health Funding General Indicators sources
State Funding Per Capita 5 $71.61
State Funding for Public Health FY 2009-2010 $268,646,000
ASPR Hospital Preparedness Program $4,748,620
CDC Programs sources
CDC Funding Per Capita 22 $22.08
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 $82,838,330
CDC--Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities $352,788
CDC--Cancer $4,072,530
CDC--Chronic Disease Prevention/Health Promotion (All Other) $1,777,847
CDC--Diabetes $821,642
CDC--Environmental Health $574,878
CDC--Heart Disease $350,000
CDC--HIV/AIDS $3,363,313
CDC--Infectious Diseases $352,067
CDC--Influenza (including supplemental funding) $279,593
CDC--Injury Prevention and Control $1,135,529
CDC--Nutrition / Physical Activity $0
CDC--Occupational Safety & Health $75,000
CDC--Preventive Health Service Block Grants $945,910
CDC--Public Health Preparedness and Emergency Response $9,484,896
CDC--School Health $306,342
CDC--Section 317 Immunization Program $2,635,831
CDC--Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STD) $1,002,407
CDC--Tobacco $1,776,840
CDC--Tuberculosis Elimination $776,484
CDC--Vaccine for Children $50,370,353
HRSA Programs sources
HRSA Funding Per Capita 38 $17.30
HRSA HIV/AIDS Grants $10,899,708
Federal Funding for Public Health from Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) FY 2010 $64,914,294
HRSA Child and Maternal Health Grants $13,003,189
HRSA Primary Health Care Grants $33,562,677
HRSA Health Professions Grants $7,448,720
Related State Economic Indicators sources
Poverty 2006-2008 3 Yr Average (90% Conf Interval) 14 14.1%
Indicator Rank
Public Health Funding General Indicators sources
State Funding Per Capita 6 $74.41
State Funding for Public Health FY 2008-2009 $274,350,000
ASPR Hospital Preparedness Program $4,413,646
CDC Programs sources
CDC Funding Per Capita 25 $20.86
Federal Funding for Public Health from U.S. Centers for Disease Control (CDC) FY 2009 $76,902,752
CDC--Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR) $0
CDC--Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities $304,420
CDC--Cancer $4,020,232
CDC--Chronic Disease Prevention/Health Promotion (All Other) $2,208,604
CDC--Diabetes $528,992
CDC--Environmental Health $577,706
CDC--Heart Disease $805,031
CDC--HIV/AIDS $3,300,983
CDC--Infectious Diseases $362,792
CDC--Influenza (including supplemental funding) $249,910
CDC--Injury Prevention and Control $1,262,710
CDC--Nutrition / Physical Activity $10,568
CDC--Occupational Safety & Health $173,000
CDC--Preventive Health Service Block Grants $914,484
CDC--Public Health Preparedness and Emergency Response $9,036,905
CDC--School Health $438,088
CDC--Section 317 Immunization Program $2,053,648
CDC--Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STD) $772,988
CDC--Tobacco $1,796,372
CDC--Tuberculosis Elimination $783,877
CDC--Vaccine for Children $47,301,442
HRSA Programs sources
HRSA Funding Per Capita 40 $18.65
Federal Funding for Public Health from Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) FY 2009 $68,748,942
HRSA HIV/AIDS Grants $11,433,159
HRSA Child and Maternal Health Grants $10,893,899
HRSA Primary Health Care Grants $38,876,100
HRSA Health Professions Grants $3,736,257
Related State Economic Indicators sources
Poverty 2006-2008 3 Yr Average (90% Conf Interval) 14 14.1%
Indicator Rank
Public Health Funding General Indicators sources
State Funding Per Capita 8 $66
State Funding for Public Health FY 2007-2008 $240,042,246
ASPR Hospital Preparedness Program $4,837,520
CDC Programs sources
CDC Funding Per Capita 24 $19
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 $69,582,765
CDC--Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities $260,000
CDC--Cancer $4,243,840
CDC--Chronic Disease Prevention/Health Promotion (All Other) $4,258,387
CDC--Diabetes $556,037
CDC--Environmental Health $481,250
CDC--Heart Disease $749,751
CDC--HIV/AIDS $3,347,476
CDC--Infectious Diseases $592,380
CDC--Influenza (including supplemental funding) $98,845
CDC--Injury Prevention and Control $1,099,710
CDC--Nutrition / Physical Activity $58,727
CDC--Occupational Safety & Health $157,450
CDC--Preventive Health Service Block Grants $914,484
CDC--Public Health Preparedness and Emergency Response $9,266,029
CDC--School Health $408,088
CDC--Section 317 Immunization Program $0
CDC--Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STD) $712,504
CDC--Tobacco $1,093,550
CDC--Tuberculosis Elimination $784,028
CDC--Vaccine for Children $40,100,253
HRSA Programs sources
HRSA Funding Per Capita 43 $13.02
HRSA HIV/AIDS Grants $11,043,190
Federal Funding for Public Health from Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) FY 2008 $47,103,686
HRSA Child and Maternal Health Grants $10,905,356
HRSA Primary Health Care Grants $17,466,347
HRSA Health Professions Grants $4,030,585
Related State Economic Indicators sources
Poverty 2006-2008 3 Yr Average (90% Conf Interval) 11 15%