Allegany County Health Indicators by Race/Ethnicity, 2011-2013

Health Indicator Non-Hispanic Hispanic Total
White Black Asian/Pacific
Islander
Socio-Demographic Indicators
Population (2013) 46,028 709 508 744 48,109
Percentage of population (2013) 95.7% 1.5% 1.1% 1.5% 100.0%
Median annual household income in US dollars~ 41,991 38,229 NA NA 41,835
Percentage of families below poverty~ 12.2% NA NA NA 12.5%
General Health Indicators
Total mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 789.9 1,161.7* 0.0* 318.7* 784.1
Percentage of premature deaths (< 75 years) 37.8% 37.5%* NA 50.0%* 37.8%
Years of potential life lost per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 6,964 2,766 0 2,071 6,725
Birth-Related Indicators
Number of births per year (3 year average) 442 3 4 39 490
Percentage of births with early (1st trimester) prenatal care 77.9% s s 11.8% 73.1%
Percentage of births with adequate prenatal care (Kotelchuck index) 73.4% s s 9.9% 68.9%
Percentage of premature births (< 37 weeks gestation) 10.6% s s 11.8% 10.6%
Percentage of low birthweight births (< 2.5 kg) 7.9% s s 5.0%* 7.7%
Teen pregnancies per 1,000 females aged 15-17 years 15.4 s s s 15.8
Pregnancies per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 60.0 20.7 29.6 220.0 62.3
Fertility per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 50.4 13.8* 23.7 212.7 52.5
Infant mortality per 1,000 live births 6.0* s s 0.0* 5.4*
Injury-Related Indicators
Motor vehicle-related mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 8.6 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 8.2
Unintentional injury mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 36.6 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 35.6
Unintentional injury hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 59.8 86.6* s 68.3* 60.1
Poisoning hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 11.2 s 0.0* s 11.6
Fall hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 65+ years 160.3 0.0* s s 161.0
Respiratory Disease Indicators
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 7.6 s 0.0* 36.2* 8.1
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 0-17 years 8.6 0.0* 0.0* s 9.5
Chronic lower respiratory disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 57.6 213.5* 0.0* 0.0* 57.9
Chronic lower respiratory disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 29.3 79.8* 0.0* 120.5 30.4
Heart Disease and Stroke Indicators
Diseases of the heart mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 198.4 129.2* 0.0* 72.3* 197.3
Diseases of the heart hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 86.8 174.1 0.0* 184.7 91.4
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 29.1 0.0* 0.0* 85.9* 29.3
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 19.9 0.0* 0.0* s 20.0
Coronary heart disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 139.7 129.2* 0.0* 72.3* 138.7
Coronary heart disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 31.3 s 0.0* s 32.8
Congestive heart failure mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 25.3 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 25.0
Congestive heart failure hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 20.7 s 0.0* 74.7 21.4
Diabetes Indicators
Diabetes mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 28.8 143.6* 0.0* 0.0* 28.9
Diabetes (primary diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 13.5 s 0.0* s 13.5
Diabetes (any diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population , age-adjusted 187.1 549.2 181.9* 408.2 193.2
Diabetes short-term complications hospitalizations per 10,000 population aged 6-17 years 6.9 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 6.6
Diabetes short-term complications hospitalizations per 10,000 population aged 18+ years 5.3 0.0* 0.0* s 5.2
Cancer Indicators
Lung cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2010-2012) 79.0 s 0.0* s 80.0
Colorectal cancer mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2010-2012) 17.1 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 16.8
Colorectal cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2010-2012) 45.2 s s 0.0* 46.8
Female breast cancer mortality per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2010-2012) 29.6 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 29.1
Female late stage breast cancer incidence per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2010-2012) 57.7 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 56.5
Cervix uteri cancer mortality per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2010-2012) s 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* s
Cervical cancer incidence per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2010-2012) 10.1* 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 9.8*
Substance Abuse and Mental Health-Related Indicators
Drug-related hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 15.5 45.3* s s 16.1
Suicide mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 14.0 85.5* 0.0* 0.0* 13.9

Key

Symbol Meaning
* Fewer than 10 events in the numerator, therefore the rate or percentage is unstable
s Data are suppressed. The data do not meet the criteria for confidentiality
~ White non-Hispanic, Black (including Hispanic), Asian (including Hispanic, excluding Pacific Islanders), and Hispanic
NA Data do not meet the criteria for statistical reliability or data quality, or data not available