Putnam County Data

County Health Profile:

Putnam County Data

 

Putnam County Health Rankings 2018

Health Outcomes66
Health Factors67

Putnam Population Age

AgeCounty (%)Florida (%)
0-1721.720.3
18-6456.660.4
65+21.719.4

Putnam Total Population

ItemCounty (Total)County (%)Florida (Total)Florida (%)
Total Population72,43520,278,447
Asian4350.6547,5182.7
Black11,80716.33,264,83016.1
White57,58679.515,350,784 75.7
Other2,6083.61,115,3155.5
Hispanic7,0999.85,008,77624.7
Female36,72550.710,362,28651.1
Male35,71049.39,916,16148.9
Prison4810.7119,0360.6

Putnam Socioeconomics

CountyFlorida
Per Capita Income ($)18,95028,774
Median Household Income ($)33,61950,883
Percent of Persons Below 100% of the FPL (%)27.615.5
Percent of Persons Below 200% of the FPL (%)53.136.4
Students Eligible for Free/Reduced Lunch (%)97.969.4
Unemployment Rate (%)5.34.2
Percent of Businesses with <50 Employees (%)97.295.5
Percent with High School Diplomas (%)79.687.6
Percent with College Diplomas (%)19.438.2

Putnam Maternal and Infant Health

CountyFlorida
Total Birth Rate11.511.1
Teen Birth Rate15.58.2
Repeat Birth Rate17.615.7
Low Birthweight (%)11.18.7
Late or No Prenatal Care (%)6.15.5
Kindergartners Immunized (%)94.393.7
Infant Death Rate8.06.1

Putnam Healthcare Access - Uninsured

County (Total)County (%)Florida (Total)Florida (%)
Non-Elderly (Age 0-64) Uninsured9,03416.52,478,19415.4

Putnam Federal Designations

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

Putnam Most Utilized Hospitals

Hospital NameNumber of Discharges
Putnam Community Medical Center5,122
Flagler Hospital - St. Johns County2,014
UF Health Shands Hospital1,559

Putnam Hospital Discharge Rate

CountyFlorida
Total166.1127.1
Avoidable19.713.1

Putnam Emergency Room Visit Rate

CountyFlorida
Total680.1411.6
Avoidable317.8198.7

Putnam Leading Causes of Death

Cause (Florida Rank)County NumberCounty Age-adjusted Death RateFlorida Age-Adjusted Death Rate
All Causes985937.8685.2
Cancer (2)244215.0151.9
Heart Disease (1)193176.4150.8
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease (3)8474.439.6
All Unintentional Injuries (5)6680.752.6
Diabetes (7)5148.320.0
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