Location: Big Sandy Area Development District

Key Indicators

Health Outcomes

Big Sandy Kentucky
Premature Death (years lost per 100,000 population) 14,035 9,422

About the Indicator: Years of Potential Life Lost prior to age 75 is a measure of premature mortality that is calculated over the age range from birth to 75 years of age.

Data Source: Kentucky State Data Center - Vital Statistics

Big Sandy Kentucky
Total Mortality (per 100,000 population) 1,123 904

About the Indicator: Age-adjusted rate of deaths (from all causes) per year.

Data Source: Kentucky State Data Center - Vital Statistics

Big Sandy Kentucky
Motor Vehicle Deaths (count) 36.0 672.0

Data Source: FARS, Kentucky State Data Center

Big Sandy Kentucky
Heart Disease Deaths (per 100,000 population) 239 204

About the Indicator: Age-adjusted rate of deaths (due to heart disease) per year.

Data Source: Kentucky State Data Center - Vital Statistics

Big Sandy Kentucky
Stroke Deaths (per 100,000 population) 43 42

About the Indicator: Age-adjusted rate of deaths (due to stroke) per year.

Data Source: Kentucky State Data Center - Vital Statistics

Data Sources:

Kentucky State Data Center - Vital Statistics

Description: Kentucky State Data Center analysis of records from the Kentucky Department for Public Health Office of Vital Statistics.

FARS

Description: Fatality Analysis Reporting System (FARS) by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.

Kentucky State Data Center

Description: Calculated by the Kentucky State Data Center.