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Lifestyle factors 2016

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Grampians Regional Lifestyle Statistics

Comparison of smoking behaviour among the adult population, 
between Grampians Region and whole of Victoria, 2016

Demographic Current smoker Ex-smoker Non-smoker
Grampians Region Males
Victorian Males
22.0%
19.5%
30.2%
29.0%
47.3%
51.0%
Grampians Region Females
Victorian Females
21.1%
14.1%
19.2%
21.5%
59.5%
63.7%
All Victorian people 16.7% 25.0% 57.7%


Comparison of vegetable consumption among the adult population, 
between Grampians Region and whole of Victoria, 2016 (serves per day)

Demographic 1 serve 1-2 serves 3-4 serves 5+ serves
Grampians Region Males
Victorian Males
11.4%*
10.8%
67.3%
64.9%
16.4%
17.6%
4.6%*
4.2%
Grampians Region Females
Victorian Females
8.7%*
7.0%
52.9%
55.4%
30.2%
29.0%
7.6%
7.1%
All Victorian people 8.9% 59.9% 23.4% 5.8%


Comparison of fruit consumption among the adult population, 
between Grampians Region and whole of Victoria, 2016 (serves per day)

Demographic <2 serves 2+ serves
Grampians Region Males
Victorian Males
61.1%
59.8%
37.5%
38.6%
Grampians Region Females
Victorian Females
53.8%
55.1%
46.0%
44.0%
All Victorian people 57.4% 41.4%


Comparison of compliance with vegetable and fruit consumption guidelines among the adult population, 
between Grampians Region and whole of Victoria, 2016 (serves per day)

Demographic Met fruit and veg Met veg Met fruit Did not meet
Grampians Region Males
Victorian Males
**
1.6%
4.3%*
2.3%
37.5%
38.6%
58.2%
57.9%
Grampians Region Females
Victorian Females
7.3%
4.8%
7.6%
7.1%
46.0%
44.0%
53.1%
51.9%
All Victorian people 3.3% 4.8% 41.4% 54.7%


Comparison of time spent sitting on an average weekday, by adults during the previous week, 
between Grampians Region and whole of Victoria, 2016

Demographic <2 hours 2 to <4 hours 4 to <6 hours 6 to <8 hours 8+ hours
Grampians Region Males
Victorian Males
7.3%*
5.4%
29.5%
26.5%
34.5%
27.8%
14.1%*
14.6%
14.5%
25.7%
Grampians Region Females
Victorian Females
8.1%*
7.7%
32.1%
28.1%
23.5%
24.1%
15.6%
13.7%
20.7%
26.4%
All Victorian people 6.6% 27.4% 25.9% 14.1% 25.9%


Comparison of time spent sitting on an average weekend day, by adults during the previous week, 
between Grampians Region and whole of Victoria, 2016

Demographic <2 hours 2 to <4 hours 4 to <6 hours 6 to <8 hours 8+ hours
Grampians Region Males
Victorian Males
11.5%*
6.9%
37.2%
33.6%
29.6%
30.7%
7.5%*
11.6%
14.2%*
17.2%
Grampians Region Females
Victorian Females
5.7%*
9.9%
42.2%
36.1%
22.7%
28.5%
9.9%*
9.5%
19.5%
16.0%
All Victorian people 8.4% 34.8% 29.5% 10.5% 16.7%


Comparison of physical activity status of the adult population, 
between Grampians Region and whole of Victoria, 2016

Demographic Sedentary Does not meet guidelines Met guidelines
Grampians Region Males
Victorian Males
1.8%*
3.1%
43.0%
45.0%
53.5%
50.0%
Grampians Region Females
Victorian Females
2.0%*
2.6%
55.0%
45.8%
39.6%
49.2%
All Victorian people 2.9% 45.4% 49.6%


Comparison of body weight status of the adult population, 
between Grampians Region and whole of Victoria, 2016

Demographic Underweight
Normal range
Pre-obese
Obese
Grampians Region Males
Victorian Males
2.0%*
1.5%
28.7%
32.9%
43.8%
38.2%
19.5%
20.6%
Grampians Region Females
Victorian Females
**
3.2%
32.5%
42.4%
26.2%
23.3%
27.0%
17.7%
All Victorian people 2.3% 37.7% 30.6% 19.1%

Estimates that are (statistically) significantly different from the corresponding estimate for Victoria are identified by colour as follow s: above or below


Comparison of body weight status of the adult population, who are pre-obese or obese between Grampians Region and whole of Victoria, 2016

Demographic Pre-obese or obese Not pre-obese or obese
Grampians Region Males
Victorian Males
63.3%
58.8%
30.7%
34.3%
Grampians Region Females
Victorian Females
53.2%
41.0%
33.3%
45.6%
All Victorian people 49.7% 40.0%


Comparison of body weight status of the adult population, by extended body mass index category
between Grampians Region and whole of Victoria, 2016

Demographic Obese class I Obese class II Obese class III
Grampians Region Males
Victorian Males
14.6%
14.8%
2.1%*
3.7%
**
2.2%
Grampians Region Females
Victorian Females
15.1%
11.3%
6.4%*
3.7%
5.5%*
2.7%
All Victorian people 13.0% 3.7% 2.4%


Comparison of adults with a lifetime risk of alcohol-related harm, 
between Grampians Region and whole of Victoria, 2016
Exceeds 2 standard drinks per day

Demographic Yearly Monthly Weekly
Grampians Region Males
Victorian Males
15.9%
20.9%
12.4%
19.2%
32.5%
27.7%
Grampians Region Females
Victorian Females
28.7%
23.0%
10.2%*
14.0%
13.8%
11.5%
All Victorian people 21.9% 16.5% 19.4%






Source:  Victorian Population Health Survey 2016