Putnam County Data

County Health Profile:

Putnam County Data

 

Putnam County Health Rankings 2017

Health Outcomes64
Health Factors66

Putnam Population Age

AgeCounty (%)Florida (%)
0-1722.120.8
18-6457.961.1
65+20.018.2

Putnam Total Population

ItemCounty (Total)County (%)Florida (Total)Florida (%)
Total Population73,19119,361,792
Asian4390.6484,0452.5
Black11.85716.23,117,24916.1
White56,86977.714,753,68676.2
Other4,0045.51,008,7495.2
Hispanic6,8809.44,511,29823.3
Female37,03550.69,893,87651.1
Male36,15649.49,467,91648.9
Prison4530.6100,0500.5

Putnam Socioeconomics

CountyFlorida
Per Capita Income ($)18,58726,499
Median Household Income ($)32,71447,212
Percent of Persons Below 100% of the FPL (%)26.516.7
Percent of Persons Below 200% of the FPL (%)52.938.1
Students Eligible for Free/Reduced Lunch (%)69.660.2
Unemployment Rate (%)7.25.4
Percent of Businesses with <50 Employees (%)97.295.6
Percent with High School Diplomas (%)77.386.5
Percent with College Diplomas (%)18.335.9

Putnam Maternal and Infant Health

CountyFlorida
Total Birth Rate11.411.2
Teen Birth Rate20.39.5
Repeat Birth Rate20.116.2
Low Birthweight (%)10.58.6
Late or No Prenatal Care (%)5.44.8
Kindergartners Immunized (%)96.293.7
Infant Death Rate9.66.1

Putnam Healthcare Access - Uninsured

County (Total)County (%)Florida (Total)Florida (%)
Non-Elderly (Age 0-64) Uninsured12,02421.63,176,17120.2

Putnam Federal Designations

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

Putnam Most Utilized Hospitals

Hospital NameNumber of Discharges
Putnam Community Medical Center4,466
UF Health Shands Hospital2,012
Flagler Hospital (St. Johns County)1,850

Putnam Hospital Discharge Rate

CountyFlorida
Total158.4136.0
Avoidable20.814.2

Putnam Emergency Room Visit Rate

CountyFlorida
Total534.4393.3
Avoidable248.3177.3

Putnam Leading Causes of Death

Cause (Florida Rank)County NumberCounty Age-adjusted Death RateFlorida Age-Adjusted Death Rate
All Causes961932.8680.8
Cancer (2)227209.7156.1
Heart Disease (1)195184.3153.6
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease (3)9183.239.9
Diabetes (6)5753.019.5
All Unintentional Injuries (4)4658.242.1

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