2020 Health Goal

2020 Goal

Increase by 1/3 the number of children and adults who are healthy and avoiding risk behavior.

Baseline

  • 16% of Adults (18-64) in Johnson County are uninsured
  • 16% of 5-year old Children have untreated dental needs
  • 22.1% of Adults in Johnson County are obese
  • 23.4% of Adults in Johnson County self-report High Blood Pressure
  • 6% of Children 6th grade+ report eating 5 or more servings of fruit and vegetables per day
  • 54.5% of Adults report eating 5 or more servings of fruit and vegetables per day
  • 19% of 11th Graders report tobacco use in last 30 days
  • 32% of 11th Graders report alcohol use in last 30 days
  • 16% of 11th Graders report marijuana use in last 30 days

2020 Targets

  • 11.7% of Adults (18-64) in Johnson County are uninsured
  • 10.6% of 5-year old Children have untreated dental needs
  • 14.8% of Adults in Johnson County are obese
  • 15.7% of Adults in Johnson County self-report High Blood Pressure
  • 10% of Children 6th grade+ report eating 5 or more servings of fruit and vegetables per day
  • 72.7% of Adults report eating 5 or more servings of fruit and vegetables per day
  • 13% of 11th Graders report tobacco use in last 30 days
  • 21% of 11th Graders report alcohol use in last 30 days
  • 11% of 11th Graders report marijuana use in last 30 days

Community Strategies

  1. Assist individuals and families to access and utilize healthcare services, including those for preventive, mental, dental, pharmaceutical and vision.
  2. Increase access to Oral Healthcare and preventive services for children.
  3. Increase percentage of seniors who stay independent and live safely in their homes as long as possible.
  4. Increase percentage of people who are physically active and eat a healthy diet.
  5. Reduce percentage of individuals engaging in risk behaviors, including alcohol and drug abuse, domestic and fmaily violence, tobacco use and sexual assault.

2020 Vision Goals for the Common Good Brochure

2020 Vision Goals for the Common Good Report

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