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Comparison: 41.9
Unit: percent
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Adults Who Have Been Advised About Nutrition in the Past Year

Value: 37.4 percent
Location: County : Douglas
Comparison: U.S. Value
Categories: Health / Exercise, Nutrition, & Weight
What is this Indicator?
This indicator shows the percentage of adults who have been counseled or received advice about nutrition from a physician, nurse or other health professional in the past year.
Why this is important: 
Strong science exists supporting the health benefits of eating a healthful diet and maintaining a healthy body weight.
Technical Note:  The regional value is compared to the national value; national data are derived from the PRC National Health Survey. U.S. value is available, 2011
Source: 2011 PRC Community Health Needs Assessment
Maintained By: Live Well Omaha and the Douglas County Health Department
Last Updated: November 2011

Advised About Nutrition in the Past Year, by Weight Status

Among Healthy Weight Adults: 25.3 Among Overweight (Not Obese) Adults: 36.8 Among Obese Adults: 51.5 Overall: 37.4


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