Mason County

Total Population, 2012
USA Kentucky Mason

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

313,914,040 4,380,415 17,512
Percent of Adults who Smoke, 2008-2010
USA Kentucky Mason

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% 24%
Percent of High School Students who Smoke, 2007
USA Kentucky Mason

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

23% 25% 20%
Percent of Births to Mothers who Smoked During Pregnancy, 2009
USA Kentucky Mason

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

10% 24% 36%
Percent of Adults with Asthma, 2008-2010
USA Kentucky Mason

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% 13%
Heart Disease Death Rate (per 100,000), 2003-2007
USA Kentucky Mason

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

N/A 224.0 215.3
Cancer Death Rate (per 100,000), 2006-2010
USA Kentucky Mason

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

202.0 207.0 251.0
Lung/Bronchus Cancer Death Rate (per 100,000), 2006-2010
USA Kentucky Mason

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

55.0 73.0 86.0
Oral Cavity & Pharynx Cancer Incidence Rate (per 100,000), 2006-2010
USA Kentucky Mason

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 20.5
USA Kentucky Mason
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No smoke-free laws and regulations.

02/11/15

Denham Withdraws Amendment to Smoking Ban

THE LEDGER INDEPENDENT | MARLA TONCRAY | FEBRUARY 11, 2015 State Rep. Mike Denham (D-Maysville) has withdrawn his amendment to the smoking ban legislation being considered by the General Assembly.

09/23/11

Kentucky – no-smoke.org

NO-SMOKE.ORG | SEPTEMBER 23, 2011 | A study published online in Nicotine and Tobacco Research in 2011 examined the economic impact of smokefree air laws in rural and urban counties in Kentucky and Ohio. The authors wrote, “There is no evidence that the economies in Kentucky counties were affected in any way from the implementation of local smoke-free laws.