Allegany County Health Indicators by Race/Ethnicity, 2010-2012

Health Indicator Non-Hispanic Hispanic Total
White Black Asian/Pacific
Islander
Socio-Demographic Indicators
Population (2012) 46,291 705 523 712 48,357
Percent of population (2012) 95.7% 1.5% 1.1% 1.5% 100.0%
Median annual household income in US dollars~ 42,252 29,271 0 0 42,102
Percent of families below poverty~ 12.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 12.2%
General Health Indicators
Total mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 775.7 1,326.4* 448.4* 250.2* 770.6
Percent premature deaths (< 75 years) 38.0% 16.7%* 0.0%* 33.3%* 37.8%
Years of potential life lost per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 6,359 100 0 746 6,095
Birth-Related Indicators
Number of births per year (3 year average) 454 3 2 36 497
Percent of births with early (1st trimester) prenatal care 80.8% s s 10.9% 76.0%
Percent of births with adequate prenatal care (kotelchuck index) 76.1% s s 11.1% 71.7%
Percent premature births (< 37 weeks gestation) 12.0% s 0.0%* 11.9% 12.0%
Percent low birthweight births (< 2.5 kg) 8.4% 0.0%* 0.0%* 7.0%* 8.2%
Teen pregnancy rate per 1,000 females aged 15-17 years 16.2 0.0* 0.0* s 16.9
Pregnancy rate per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 61.1 22.6 19.9 211.3 63.2
Fertility rate per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 51.0 13.9* 12.0* 203.8 52.6
Infant mortality per 1,000 live births 5.1* 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 4.7*
Injury-Related Indicators
Motor vehicle-related mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 10.1 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 9.8
Unintentional injury mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 46.2 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 45.1
Unintentional injury hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 58.3 103.5* s 71.4 58.9
Poisoning hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 9.8 s 0.0* s 10.2
Fall hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 65+ years 153.1 s s s 153.5
Respiratory Disease Indicators
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 9.1 0.0* 0.0* 38.5* 9.6
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 0-17 years 11.2 0.0* 0.0* s 12.2
Chronic lower respiratory disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 56.7 408.3* 0.0* 0.0* 57.5
Chronic lower respiratory disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 33.7 128.5* s 118.7 34.8
Heart Disease and Stroke Indicators
Diseases of the heart mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 189.7 172.3* 448.4* 78.7* 189.6
Diseases of the heart hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 97.0 253.1 0.0* 180.4 101.9
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 32.8 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 32.3
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 20.3 0.0* 0.0* s 20.3
Coronary heart disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 130.3 172.3* 0.0* 78.7* 129.6
Coronary heart disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 36.9 120.1* 0.0* s 39.0
Congestive heart failure mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 24.2 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 23.9
Congestive heart failure hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 21.6 s 0.0* 79.7 22.2
Diabetes Indicators
Diabetes mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 24.1 165.1* 0.0* 0.0* 24.3
Diabetes (primary diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 14.7 s 0.0* s 14.9
Diabetes (any diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population , age-adjusted 202.1 532.8 198.7* 410.9 208.0
Diabetes short-term complications hospitalizations per 10,000 population aged 6-17 years 5.8 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 6.0
Diabetes short-term complications hospitalizations per 10,000 population aged 18+ years 5.8 0.0* 0.0* s 5.7
Cancer Indicators
Lung cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2009-2011) 78.8 0.0* 0.0* s 79.4
Colorectal cancer mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2009-2011) 16.3 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 16.1
Colorectal cancer incidence per 100,000, age-adjusted (2009-2011) 48.2 s s 0.0* 48.6
Female breast cancer mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2009-2011) 22.9 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 22.5
Female late stage breast cancer incidence per 100,000, age-adjusted (2009-2011) 52.6 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 51.6
Cervix uteri cancer mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2009-2011) s 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* s
Cervical cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2009-2011) 12.3* 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 12.0*
Substance Abuse and Mental Health-Related Indicators
Drug-related hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 14.5 58.9* s s 15.0
Suicide mortality rate per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 8.8 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 8.5

Key

Symbol Meaning
* Fewer than 10 events in the numerator, therefore the rate or percent 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