Hardin County

Total Population, 2012
USA Kentucky Hardin

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

313,914,040 4,380,415 107,025
Percent of Adults who Smoke, 2008-2010
USA Kentucky Hardin

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% 28%
Percent of High School Students who Smoke, 2007
USA Kentucky Hardin

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

23% 25% 22%
Percent of Births to Mothers who Smoked During Pregnancy, 2009
USA Kentucky Hardin

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

10% 24% 21%
Percent of Adults with Asthma, 2008-2010
USA Kentucky Hardin

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% 15%
Heart Disease Death Rate (per 100,000), 2003-2007
USA Kentucky Hardin

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

N/A 224.0 196.0
Cancer Death Rate (per 100,000), 2006-2010
USA Kentucky Hardin

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

202.0 207.0 205.0
Lung/Bronchus Cancer Death Rate (per 100,000), 2006-2010
USA Kentucky Hardin

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

55.0 73.0 66.0
Oral Cavity & Pharynx Cancer Incidence Rate (per 100,000), 2006-2010
USA Kentucky Hardin

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 12
USA Kentucky Hardin
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Radcliff, KY City Ordinance

Type of Law: 100% Smoke-free Workplace and Enclosed Public Places. All enclosed public places and all enclosed facilities within places of employment including seating areas of all outdoor arenas, stadiums, and amphitheaters.

Where smoking is not prohibited: Private residences except when used as licensed childcare, adult day care or health care facility; hotel/motel rooms up to 20% of the rooms and on the same floor; retail tobacco stores, private clubs unless open to the public; outdoor areas of places of employment.

Link to Ordinance: http://www.mc.uky.edu/tobaccopolicy/Ordinances/ActualOrdinances/Radcliff.pdf

Source: http://www.mc.uky.edu/tobaccopolicy/Ordinances/Reports/Radcliff.html

History
04/01/2010

Implementation Date

12/17/2009

Ordinance Enactment Date

12/15/2009

First Reading

Hardin County Ordinance

Type of Law: 100% Smoke-free Workplace and Enclosed Public Places within the unincorporated areas of Hardin County. All enclosed public places and all enclosed facilities within places of employment including seating areas of all outdoor arenas, stadiums, and amphitheaters.

Where Smoking is Not Prohibited: Private residences except when used as licensed childcare, adult day care or health care facility; hotel/motel rooms up to 20% of the rooms and on the same floor; retail tobacco stores, private clubs unless open to the public; outdoor areas of places of employment.

Link to Ordinance: www.mc.uky.edu/tobaccopolicy/Ordinances/ActualOrdinances/HardinCountyOrdinance.pdf

Source: www.mc.uky.edu/tobaccopolicy/Ordinances/Reports/Hardin.html

History
04/01/2007

Implementation Date

12/27/2006

Ordinance Enactment Date

12/12/2006

First Reading

Elizabethtown, KY City Ordinance

Type of Law: 100% Smoke-free Workplace and Enclosed Public Places. All enclosed public places and all enclosed facilities within places of employment including seating areas of all outdoor arenas, stadiums, and amphitheaters.

Where Smoking is Not Prohibited: Private residences except when used as licensed childcare, adult day care or health care facility; hotel/motel rooms up to 20% of the rooms and on the same floor; retail tobacco stores, private clubs unless open to the public; outdoor areas of places of employment

Link to Ordinance: www.elizabethtownky.org/pdf/ord-24-2006.pdf

Source:www.mc.uky.edu/tobaccopolicy/Ordinances/Reports/Elizabethtown.html

History
12/01/2006

Implementation Date

10/06/2006

Ordinance Enactment Date

10/02/2006

First Reading

05/10/15

Advocates Fear Letter from KACo to Counties Could Hurt Local Smoke-free Efforts

LEXINGTON-HERALD LEADER | BILL ESTEP | MAY 10, 2015 Health advocates are concerned that efforts to pass local ordinances against smoking in public buildings could be undercut by an insurer’s letter warning counties of potential rate increases if they get sued over such measures.

09/28/11

Judge’s Ruling On Smoking Ban Could Have Local Impact

THE RICHMOND REGISTER | KELLY McKENNEY | SEPTEMBER 28, 2011 | A ruling made earlier this month by a Bullitt Circuit judge could have implications for communities across the state, including Madison County. Judge Rodney Burress overturned a county-wide indoor smoking ban, saying the county board of health had no constitutional authority to enact the prohibition it passed March 23.

09/26/11

County Tabs Potential Public Health Head

DENPUBS.COM | KEITH LOBDELL | September 26, 2011 | The committee also forwarded the new county smoking policy to a vote by the full board, which would be placed into effect Nov. 17 if passed. Keene Supervisor William “Bill” Ferebee asked if, once the policy was in place, there would be a specific way it would be enforced.