Allegany County Health Indicators by Race/Ethnicity, 2009-2011

Health Indicator Non-Hispanic Hispanic Total
White Black Asian/Pacific
Islander
Socio-Demographic Indicators
Population (2011) 46,697 715 529 703 48,778
Percent of Population (2011) 95.7% 1.5% 1.1% 1.4% 100.0%
Median Annual Household Income in US Dollars~ 41,273 0 0 55,882 41,306
Percent of Families Below Poverty~ 11.8% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 11.7%
General Health Indicators
Total Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted 773.5 s s s 766.7
Percent Premature Deaths (< 75 Years) 36.0% s 0.0%* s 35.9%
Years of Potential Life Lost per 100,000, Age-adjusted 5,728 348 0 772 5,517
Birth-Related Indicators
Number of Births per Year (3 Year Average) 480 3 s 26 514
Percent Births with Early (1st Trimester) Prenatal Care 81.2% s s s 78.2%
Percent Adequate Prenatal Care (Kotelchuck Index) 76.4% s s s 73.8%
Percent Premature Births (< 37 Weeks Gestation) 12.0% 0.0%* s s 11.9%
Percent Low Birthweight Births (< 2.5 Kg) 7.8% 0.0%* 0.0%* s 7.8%
Teen (Age 15-17) Pregnancy Rate per 1,000 18.4 0.0* 0.0* s 19.0
Total Pregnancy Rate per 1,000 Age 15-44 Females 62.1 25.0 18.2* 167.7 63.3
Fertility Rate per 1,000 (All Births/Female Population 15-44) 52.9 16.1* s 161.5 53.4
Infant Mortality per 1,000 Live Births s 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* s
Injury-Related Indicators
Motor Vehicle-Related Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted 8.8 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 8.5
Unintentional Injury Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted 40.6 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 39.5
Unintentional Injury Hospitalizations per 10,000, Age-adjusted 61.1 144.1 s 56.0* 61.8
Poisoning Hospitalizations per 10,000, Age-adjusted 9.1 s s s 9.5
Fall hospitalizations per 10,000, Aged 65+ Years 168.7 s 0.0* s 167.9
Respiratory Disease Indicators
Asthma Hospitalizations per 10,000, Age-adjusted 10.7 s 0.0* s 10.9
Asthma Hospitalizations per 10,000, Aged 0-17 Years 13.8 s 0.0* s 14.4
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted 57.4 s 0.0* 0.0* 57.6
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease Hospitalizations per 10,000, Age-adjusted 37.6 s s 82.6 38.4
Heart Disease and Stroke Indicators
Diseases of the Heart Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted 213.4 s s 0.0* 212.0
Diseases of the Heart Hospitalizations per 10,000, Age-adjusted 108.2 242.8 0.0* 175.6 112.3
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted 34.7 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 34.1
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) Hospitalizations per 10,000, Age-adjusted 21.7 0.0* 0.0* s 21.6
Coronary Heart Disease Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted 149.7 s 0.0* 0.0* 147.9
Coronary Heart Disease Hospitalizations per 10,000, Age-adjusted 43.5 136.1* 0.0* s 45.7
Congestive Heart Failure Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted 26.4 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 26.0
Congestive Heart Failure Hospitalizations per 10,000, Age-adjusted 25.4 s 0.0* 85.5* 25.8
Diabetes Indicators
Diabetes Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted 20.2 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 19.9
Diabetes Hospitalizations per 10,000 (Primary Dx ICD9 250), Age-adjusted 15.8 s 0.0* s 16.0
Diabetes Hospitalizations per 10,000 (Any Dx ICD9 250), Age-adjusted 212.5 775.1 s 417.7 219.1
Diabetes Short-term Complications Hospitalizations per 10,000, Aged 6-17 Years 4.3* 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 4.6
Diabetes Short-term Complications Hospitalizations per 10,000, Aged 18+ Years 5.8 0.0* 0.0* s 5.7
Cancer Indicators
Lung Cancer Indicidence per 100,000, Age-adjusted (2008-2010) 71.1 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 70.7
Colorectal Cancer Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted (2008-2010) 20.1 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 19.8
Female Breast Cancer Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted (2008-2010) 20.5 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 20.2
Cervix Uteri Cancer Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted (2008-2010) s 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* s
Percent Early Stage Colorectal Cancer (2008-2010) 34.2% 0.0%* 0.0%* 0.0%* 34.2%
Percent Early Stage Female Breast Cancer (2008-2010) 62.4% 0.0%* 0.0%* s 62.8%
Percent Early Stage Cervical Cancer (2008-2010) s 0.0%* 0.0%* 0.0%* s
Substance Abuse and Mental Health-Related Indicators
Drug-related Hospitalizations per 10,000, Age-adjusted 14.0 62.1* s s 14.6
Suicide Mortality Rate per 100,000, Age-adjusted 9.7 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 9.3

Key

Symbol Meaning
* Fewer than 10 events in the numerator, therefore the rate is unstable
s Data do not meet reporting criteria
~ Hispanics are not excluded from the Black and Asian/Pacific Islander categories. Pacific Islanders are not included in the Asian/Pacific Islander category