Shelby County

Total Population, 2012
USA Kentucky Shelby

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

313,914,040 4,380,415 43,614
Percent of Adults who Smoke, 2008-2010
USA Kentucky Shelby

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 Shelby

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

23% 25% 18%
Percent of Births to Mothers who Smoked During Pregnancy, 2009
USA Kentucky Shelby

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 Shelby

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% 7%
Heart Disease Death Rate (per 100,000), 2003-2007
USA Kentucky Shelby

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

N/A 224.0 218.4
Cancer Death Rate (per 100,000), 2006-2010
USA Kentucky Shelby

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

202.0 207.0 157.0
Lung/Bronchus Cancer Death Rate (per 100,000), 2006-2010
USA Kentucky Shelby

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

55.0 73.0 47.0
Oral Cavity & Pharynx Cancer Incidence Rate (per 100,000), 2006-2010
USA Kentucky Shelby

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 11.2
USA Kentucky Shelby
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No smoke-free laws and regulations.

06/07/12

Pelham offering smoking cessation program

SHELBY COUNTY REPORTER | NEAL WAGNER | JUNE 7, 2012 | A Pelham-based company has partnered with the city to offer its residents a way to permanently kick their smoking habits. Smokenders Online is owned by Pelham resident Don Seibert and his daughter, Jennifer Ossege of Kentucky, and the pair recently obtained the worldwide rights to the Smokenders program.