Oldham County

Total Population, 2012
USA Kentucky Oldham

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

313,914,040 4,380,415 61,412
Percent of Adults who Smoke, 2008-2010
USA Kentucky Oldham

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% 19%
Percent of High School Students who Smoke, 2007
USA Kentucky Oldham

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 Oldham

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

10% 24% 13%
Percent of Adults with Asthma, 2008-2010
USA Kentucky Oldham

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% 14%
Heart Disease Death Rate (per 100,000), 2003-2007
USA Kentucky Oldham

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

N/A 224.0 223.6
Cancer Death Rate (per 100,000), 2006-2010
USA Kentucky Oldham

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

202.0 207.0 176.0
Lung/Bronchus Cancer Death Rate (per 100,000), 2006-2010
USA Kentucky Oldham

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

55.0 73.0 62.0
Oral Cavity & Pharynx Cancer Incidence Rate (per 100,000), 2006-2010
USA Kentucky Oldham

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 9
USA Kentucky Oldham
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Oldham County Ordinance

Type of Law: Most places of employment and enclosed areas, with the exception of smoking rooms designated as employee lounges or break rooms in any establishment where smoking would otherwise be prohibited. Smoking is prohibited within 10 feet of the outside entrance to or open windows of any enclosed area and from the air intake of a ventilation system serving an enclosed area.

Where Smoking is Not Prohibited: Smoking is permitted in separate smoking rooms designated as employee lounges or break rooms as long as: (a) air from the smoking room is directly exhausted to the outside by an exhaust fan; (b) air from the smoking room is not recirculated to other parts of the building; (c) more air is exhausted from the room than is supplied to it; and (d) nonsmokers do not have to use the smoking room for any purpose.

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

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

History
05/01/2007

Implementation of Amended Ordinance

04/03/2007

Enactment of Amended Ordinance

12/05/2006

Enactment of Initial Ordinance

11/07/2006

First Reading of Initial Ordinance

12/10/13

Kids Count: Report on Child Well-Being, Health says State Leads in Smoking Pregnant Mothers

KY FORWARD | MOLLY BURCHETT | DECEMBER 10, 2013 The annual Kids Count report on children’s well-being, released Tuesday, Dec. 10, by the Annie E. Casey Foundation and Kentucky Youth Advocates, says the state leads the nation in smoking by pregnant mothers and more than one in four children in Kentucky lived in poverty in 2012.

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.