Grant County

Total Population, 2012
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Kentucky Health Facts: http://www.kentuckyhealthfacts.org/data/topic/show.aspx?ind=1

313,914,040 4,380,415 24,485
Percent of Adults who Smoke, 2008-2010
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Kentucky Health Facts: http://www.kentuckyhealthfacts.org/data/topic/show.aspx?ind=6

* Data for counties with fewer than 50 respondents have been suppressed.

N/A 27% 30%
Percent of High School Students who Smoke, 2007
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Kentucky Health Facts: http://www.kentuckyhealthfacts.org/data/topic/show.aspx?ind=38

23% 25% 30%
Percent of Births to Mothers who Smoked During Pregnancy, 2009
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KIDS COUNT Data Center: http://datacenter.kidscount.org/data/bystate/Rankings.aspx?state=KY&ind=3809

10% 24% 38%
Percent of Adults with Asthma, 2008-2010
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Kentucky Health Facts: http://www.kentuckyhealthfacts.org/data/topic/show.aspx?ind=48

* Data for counties with fewer than 50 respondents have been suppressed.?

N/A 13% 11%
Heart Disease Death Rate (per 100,000), 2003-2007
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Kentucky Health Facts: http://www.kentuckyhealthfacts.org/data/topic/show.aspx?ind=56

N/A 224.0 226.3
Cancer Death Rate (per 100,000), 2006-2010
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202.0 207.0 213.0
Lung/Bronchus Cancer Death Rate (per 100,000), 2006-2010
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55.0 73.0 69.0
Oral Cavity & Pharynx Cancer Incidence Rate (per 100,000), 2006-2010
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National Cancer Institute: http://statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov/cgi-bin/quickprofiles/profile.pl?21&003#incidence

* Data has been suppressed to ensure confidentiality and stability of rate estimates. Counts are suppressed if fewer than 16 cases were reported in a specific area-sex-race category.

10.8 13 14.1
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No smoke-free laws and regulations.

12/20/14

Poll: NKY Voters Want State Smoking Restrictions

THE ENQUIRER | TERRY DeMIO | DECEMBER 20, 2014 Northern Kentucky health advocates plan to hit up state lawmakers early next year with new evidence suggesting residents in the region want restricted smoking. Results of a public opinion poll show that Northern Kentucky voters want a smoke-free law.

09/23/13

Northern Kentucky Health Groups Signs on to Smoking Ban

BUSINESS FIRST | UNKNOWN | SEPTEMBER 23, 2013 The Northern Kentucky District Board of Health is supporting the idea of a state law to ban smoking at all workplaces, including restaurants and bars.

04/18/13

Pompilios confident customers prefer smoke-free

THE ENQUIRER | AMANDA VON BENSCHOTEN | APRIL 18, 2013 For the past 80 years, Pompilios restaurant has been the kind of place where you can enjoy a leisurely Italian meal with family, or just walk in off the street and have a drink at the bar while watching the game. Beginning May 1, you’ll be able to do both without a haze of cigarette smoke hanging in the air. After four decades, one of Newport’s oldest and best-known establishments will go smoke-free.

07/04/12

Rate of Pregnant Smokers on the Rise

CINCINNATI.COM | MARK HANSEL | JULY 4, 2012 The percentage of women who smoke while pregnant has gone up in some Northern Kentucky counties even though the rates are falling across the state and nationwide.

09/12/11

Kentucky Health Issues Poll: Analysis Complete, Region Specific Reports Issued

CINCINNATI.COM | JANET HARRAH | SEPTEMBER 12, 2011 | In late 2010, the Foundation for a Healthy Kentucky and The Health Foundation of Greater Cincinnati sponsored the Kentucky Health Issues Poll, a telephone survey to find out what Kentuckians think about various health issues that impact our communities, our state, and our nation. Final analysis of the 2010 Kentucky Health Issues Poll (KHIP) has been completed, including a report specific to the Northern Kentucky region.