Health Assessment For Health Promotion And Disease Prevention
Community health assessment for health promotion and disease prevention. State and County demographics for ethnicity, levels of illness and health status.
The incidence of diabetes in the Kansas 2012 reporting revealed 8.8% of the population diagnosed with diabetes. The Additional demographic data reveal: 47.2% of the population for the age group 19 to 64, 31.8 % for age 5 to 18 years and 15.4% age 65 or older (Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, 2016). Saline County, Kansas population 55,755, population consist mostly of white ethnicity, followed by Black or African American at 3.5% Hispanic at 3.0 % (Kansas Health Matters, 2014).
The highest number of Saline County residents diagnosed with diabetes involves residents in the…