Graves County

Total Population, 2012
USA Kentucky Graves

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

313,914,040 4,380,415 37,544
Percent of Adults who Smoke, 2008-2010
USA Kentucky Graves

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% 21%
Percent of High School Students who Smoke, 2007
USA Kentucky Graves

Kentucky Health Facts: http://www.kentuckyhealthfacts.org/data/topic/show.aspx?ind=38

23% 25% 23%
Percent of Births to Mothers who Smoked During Pregnancy, 2009
USA Kentucky Graves

KIDS COUNT Data Center: http://datacenter.kidscount.org/data/bystate/Rankings.aspx?state=KY&ind=3809

10% 24% 18%
Percent of Adults with Asthma, 2008-2010
USA Kentucky Graves

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% 9%
Heart Disease Death Rate (per 100,000), 2003-2007
USA Kentucky Graves

Kentucky Health Facts: http://www.kentuckyhealthfacts.org/data/topic/show.aspx?ind=56

N/A 224.0 207.6
Cancer Death Rate (per 100,000), 2006-2010
USA Kentucky Graves

Kentucky Health Facts: http://www.kentuckyhealthfacts.org/data/topic/show.aspx?ind=16

202.0 207.0 204.0
Lung/Bronchus Cancer Death Rate (per 100,000), 2006-2010
USA Kentucky Graves

Kentucky Health Facts: http://www.kentuckyhealthfacts.org/data/topic/show.aspx?ind=16

55.0 73.0 67.0
Oral Cavity & Pharynx Cancer Incidence Rate (per 100,000), 2006-2010
USA Kentucky Graves

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 13
USA Kentucky Graves
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No smoke-free laws and regulations.

08/14/13

Clean Air Murray to Push for Smoking Ban

MURRAY LEDGER AND TIMES | HAWKINS TEAGUE | AUGUST 14, 2013
With the Mayfield City Council passing a smoking ban last month, an anti-smoking group in Murray says it plans to continue advocating for a more comprehensive ban for the city.

07/09/13

Mayfield City Council passes smoking ban

WPSD | RYAN BURKETT | JULY 9, 2013 – MAYFIELD, Ky. – Mayfield has become one of the smallest cities in Kentucky to pass a smoking ban.

06/11/13

Western Kentucky city discussing smoking ban

PADUCAH SUN| UNKNOWN| JUNE 11. 2013

Officials in Mayfield have given preliminary approval to a ban on smoking in public places.
The Paducah Sun (http://bit.ly/116DBmt ) reports the City Council voted 6-4 to pass the measure on Monday, but it requires a second vote before it is final.

07/31/12

Bring a Friend and Show Your Support for Smoke-Free Kentucky

KY KIDS IN FOCUS | KENTUCKY YOUTH ADVOCATES BLOG | JULY 31, 2012 This week, you can join the Smoke-Free Kentucky Coalition on their tour across the state! They will be speaking to the media, Smoke-Free Kentucky supporters, and reaching out to legislators urging them to join 23 other states in passing a comprehensive, statewide smoke-free law that covers all indoor workplaces, including bars and restaurants.

07/31/12

Kentucky coalition seeking statewide smoking ban takes message to voters

HERALD-LEADER | BETH MUSGRAVE | JULY 31, 2012
FRANKFORT — Backers of an effort to ban smoking in all public places in Kentucky are taking their message on the road this week in hopes of getting legislation passed in the 2013 legislation session.