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

Health Indicator Non-Hispanic Hispanic Total
White Black Asian/Pacific
Islander
Socio-Demographic Indicators
Population (2013) 43,590 962 420 1,619 46,722
Percentage of population (2013) 93.3% 2.1% 0.9% 3.5% 100.0%
Median annual household income in US dollars~ 41,076 NA NA 38,750 41,122
Percentage of families below poverty~ 11.7% NA NA NA 11.9%
General Health Indicators
Total mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 761.5 415.9* 391.1* 557.0 750.9
Percentage of premature deaths (< 75 years) 41.3% 28.6%* 40.0%* 43.8%* 41.4%
Years of potential life lost per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 7,753 1,149 1,990 1,968 7,384
Birth-Related Indicators
Number of births per year (3 year average) 368 4 4 17 402
Percentage of births with early (1st trimester) prenatal care 79.5% s s 67.3% 78.4%
Percentage of births with adequate prenatal care (Kotelchuck index) 77.4% s s 58.3% 76.0%
Percentage of premature births (< 37 weeks gestation) 11.8% s s 10.2%* 11.8%
Percentage of low birthweight births (< 2.5 kg) 8.4% s s 4.1%* 8.2%
Teen pregnancies per 1,000 females aged 15-17 years 12.6 s s 6.6* 12.2
Pregnancies per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 65.8 40.2 33.8 63.8 66.4
Fertility per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 53.0 23.8 33.8 46.2 52.8
Infant mortality per 1,000 live births 5.4* s s 0.0* 5.0*
Injury-Related Indicators
Motor vehicle-related mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 15.1 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 13.9
Unintentional injury mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 37.8 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 36.0
Unintentional injury hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 58.4 39.1* s 19.4* 62.0
Poisoning hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 12.4 s 0.0* s 13.0
Fall hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 65+ years 160.2 0.0* 0.0* s 171.0
Respiratory Disease Indicators
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 8.4 s 0.0* s 8.9
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 0-17 years 9.9 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 11.2
Chronic lower respiratory disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 47.7 0.0* 0.0* 25.1* 46.6
Chronic lower respiratory disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 31.0 s 0.0* 17.2* 33.1
Heart Disease and Stroke Indicators
Diseases of the heart mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 239.6 280.3* 264.1* 69.5* 238.3
Diseases of the heart hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 79.5 83.2 s 23.7* 86.0
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 31.2 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 30.2
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 14.7 s s s 16.2
Coronary heart disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 177.6 248.8* 144.8* 69.5* 176.9
Coronary heart disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 28.8 s s s 30.9
Congestive heart failure mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 20.4 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 20.4
Congestive heart failure hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 24.5 28.4* s s 27.3
Diabetes Indicators
Diabetes mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 14.5 0.0* 0.0* 34.8* 14.5
Diabetes (primary diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 8.6 s s s 9.4
Diabetes (any diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population , age-adjusted 154.5 254.5 s 102.8 169.3
Diabetes short-term complications hospitalizations per 10,000 population aged 6-17 years s 0.0* 0.0* s s
Diabetes short-term complications hospitalizations per 10,000 population aged 18+ years 4.3 s 0.0* 0.0* 4.3
Cancer Indicators
Lung cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2010-2012) 67.6 s 0.0* s 66.7
Colorectal cancer mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2010-2012) 14.1 0.0* s s 15.1
Colorectal cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2010-2012) 46.3 0.0* s s 46.8
Female breast cancer mortality per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2010-2012) 17.7 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 18.3
Female late stage breast cancer incidence per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2010-2012) 32.3 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 31.1
Cervix uteri cancer mortality per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2010-2012) 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 0.0*
Cervical cancer incidence per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2010-2012) s 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* s
Substance Abuse and Mental Health-Related Indicators
Drug-related hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 20.1 s 0.0* s 21.3
Suicide mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 18.3 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 17.2

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