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In comparison to the U.S., Pleasants County is
Better* Similar Worse*
Births to Unwed Mothers Diseases of the Heart Pneumonia and Influenza
Late (3rd Tri)/No Prenatal Care Cancer - All Causes YPLL - All Causes
Binge Drinking Lung Cancer Obesity
Colon Cancer** Hypertension
Breast Cancer** Seatbelt Nonuse
Cancer - All Other Causes Smokeless Tobacco Use
Cerebrovascular Disease No Health Insurance, Ages 18-64
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
Unintentional Injuries
Motor Vehicle Accidents**
Non-Motor Vehicle Accidents**
All Other Causes
Teen Fertility Rate
Low-Birthweight Births
Infant Deaths
Fetal Deaths
Sedentary Lifestyle
Cigarette Smoking
Difficulty Seeing Doctor Because of Cost

* An asterick (*) indicates a statistically significant difference from the U.S. rate.
** Number is too small for a valid comparison.

Health Statistics Center
Office of Epidemiology and Health Promotion
West Virginia Bureau for Public Health Comments

See Introduction for explanation of tables.

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Last updated 08/06/97.