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Heart Disease Death Rate
Measures the age-adjusted rate of deaths per 100,000 population (due to heart disease) per year.
Measurement Period: 2011-2015
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Peers included in this indicator:
- Peer counties are those counties similar in population composition and selected demographics.
Of the peer counties, only the ones that have data for the same indicator/time frame have been included.
This county has 36 peer counties
Peer counties (counties and county-like geographic areas) in stratum number 32
were stratified on the basis of the following factors: Frontier Status, Population Size, Poverty, Age
All Peer Counties for Boyd
The Foundation for a Healthy Kentucky, www.kentuckyhealthfacts.org. Data Source: (BRFSS, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and Kentucky Department for Public Health. Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System Data as analyzed at the county level by the University of Kentucky Markey Cancer Control Program and College of Public Health.)