Sources: 2020 Harrison Hospital Community Needs Assessment; WA State Office of Financial Management Population Estimates, Small Area Estimates, 2019
Cancer and cardiovascular diseases were the top 2 causes of death in Kitsap County for all races and ethnicities, for both males and females 35 and older.
THAN THE STATE
Kitsap County has 489 malignant neoplasms (cancer) deaths per 100,000 people. The Washington State average is 189 cancer deaths per 100,000.
65% CAN'T PAY
FOR BASIC NEEDS
The largest impact on health for adults in Kitsap over the age of 65 is financial resources to pay for basic needs, healthcare, and/or prescriptions.