Levy County Data

County Health Profile:

Levy County Data

 

Levy County Health Rankings 2017

Health Outcomes60
Health Factors46

Levy Population Age

AgeCounty (%)Florida (%)
0-1720.520.8
18-6458.461.1
65+21.118.2

Levy Total Population

ItemCounty (Total)County (%)Florida (Total)Florida (%)
Total Population40,05719,361,792
Asian1600.4484,0452.5
Black3,6859.23,117,24916.1
White35,01087.414,753,68676.2
Other1,1943.01,008,7495.2
Hispanic3,1247.84,511,29823.3
Female20,22950.59,893,87651.1
Male19,82849.59,467,91648.9
Prison00.0100,0500.5

Levy Socioeconomics

CountyFlorida
Per Capita Income ($)19,65526,499
Median Household Income ($)35,48347,212
Percent of Persons Below 100% of the FPL (%)24.016.7
Percent of Persons Below 200% of the FPL (%)49.838.1
Students Eligible for Free/Reduced Lunch (%)59.960.2
Unemployment Rate (%)5.75.4
Percent of Businesses with <50 Employees (%)98.495.6
Percent with High School Diplomas (%)80.886.5
Percent with College Diplomas (%)18.435.9

Levy Maternal and Infant Health

CountyFlorida
Total Birth Rate9.711.2
Teen Birth Rate8.59.5
Repeat Birth Rate18.116.2
Low Birthweight (%)9.78.6
Late or No Prenatal Care (%)5.74.8
Kindergartners Immunized (%)93.493.7
Infant Death Rate5.96.1

Levy Healthcare Access - Uninsured

County (Total)County (%)Florida (Total)Florida (%)
Non-Elderly (Age 0-64) Uninsured6,83922.63,176,17120.2

Levy Federal Designations

Designation StatusDesignation Type
Primary Health Professional Shortage AreaYesLow Income/Migrant Farmworker, Rural Health Clinic, Whole County
Dental Health Professional Shortage AreaYesLow Income Population, Rural Health Clinic, Whole County
Mental Health Professional Shortage AreaYesRural Health Clinic
Medically Underserved Area/PopulationYesLow Income/Migrant Farmworker Population

Levy Most Utilized Hospitals

Hospital NameNumber of Discharges
North Florida Regional Medical Center2,192
UF Health Shands Hospital2,185
Seven Rivers Regional Medical Center486

Levy Hospital Discharge Rate

CountyFlorida
Total148.3136.0
Avoidable18.714.2

Levy Emergency Room Visit Rate

CountyFlorida
Total404.9393.3
Avoidable179.1177.3

Levy Leading Causes of Death

Cause (Florida Rank)County (Total)County Age-adjusted Death RateFlorida Age-Adjusted Death Rate
All Causes527932.7680.8
Cancer (2)135215.9156.1
Heart Disease (1)106188.4153.6
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease (3)3861.039.9
All Unintentional Injuries (4)3174.742.1
Diabetes (6)2338.419.5

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