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

Health Indicator Non-Hispanic Hispanic Total
White Black Asian/Pacific
Islander
Socio-Demographic Indicators
Population (2011) 44,458 932 434 1,601 47,559
Percent of Population (2011) 93.5% 2.0% 0.9% 3.4% 100.0%
Median Annual Household Income in US Dollars~ 42,531 0 48,535 51,969 42,866
Percent of Families Below Poverty~ 10.4% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 10.3%
General Health Indicators
Total Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted 754.0 511.6* 754.1* 676.7 750.8
Percent Premature Deaths (< 75 Years) 37.9% s s s 38.5%
Years of Potential Life Lost per 100,000, Age-adjusted 7,185 1,817 4,476 4,843 7,017
Birth-Related Indicators
Number of Births per Year (3 Year Average) 404 6 4 14 436
Percent Births with Early (1st Trimester) Prenatal Care 79.4% s s s 78.4%
Percent Adequate Prenatal Care (Kotelchuck Index) 74.8% s s s 73.5%
Percent Premature Births (< 37 Weeks Gestation) 11.1% s s s 10.9%
Percent Low Birthweight Births (< 2.5 Kg) 7.8% s 0.0%* s 7.5%
Teen (Age 15-17) Pregnancy Rate per 1,000 14.5 0.0* 0.0* s 15.4
Total Pregnancy Rate per 1,000 Age 15-44 Females 70.8 51.7 s 63.0 71.0
Fertility Rate per 1,000 (All Births/Female Population 15-44) 57.3 36.4 s 41.0 56.8
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 12.0 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 11.1
Unintentional Injury Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted 35.7 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 34.3
Unintentional Injury Hospitalizations per 10,000, Age-adjusted 73.2 s 0.0* s 76.8
Poisoning Hospitalizations per 10,000, Age-adjusted 15.2 0.0* 0.0* s 15.4
Fall hospitalizations per 10,000, Aged 65+ Years 182.0 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 195.3
Respiratory Disease Indicators
Asthma Hospitalizations per 10,000, Age-adjusted 7.4 s 0.0* s 9.6
Asthma Hospitalizations per 10,000, Aged 0-17 Years 9.2 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 10.9
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted 44.0 0.0* 0.0* s 43.3
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease Hospitalizations per 10,000, Age-adjusted 30.7 s s s 38.9
Heart Disease and Stroke Indicators
Diseases of the Heart Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted 245.3 s s s 246.3
Diseases of the Heart Hospitalizations per 10,000, Age-adjusted 91.0 70.8 s s 99.2
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted 32.8 0.0* s 0.0* 32.4
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) Hospitalizations per 10,000, Age-adjusted 16.5 s s s 17.8
Coronary Heart Disease Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted 183.1 s s s 184.4
Coronary Heart Disease Hospitalizations per 10,000, Age-adjusted 33.9 s s s 36.6
Congestive Heart Failure Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted 23.4 0.0* s 0.0* 23.8
Congestive Heart Failure Hospitalizations per 10,000, Age-adjusted 25.6 29.8* 0.0* 0.0* 30.0
Diabetes Indicators
Diabetes Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted 21.8 0.0* 0.0* s 21.7
Diabetes Hospitalizations per 10,000 (Primary Dx ICD9 250), Age-adjusted 9.4 48.4* 0.0* 0.0* 10.2
Diabetes Hospitalizations per 10,000 (Any Dx ICD9 250), Age-adjusted 162.6 297.8 0.0* 61.5 181.9
Diabetes Short-term Complications Hospitalizations per 10,000, Aged 6-17 Years s 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* s
Diabetes Short-term Complications Hospitalizations per 10,000, Aged 18+ Years 4.5 s 0.0* 0.0* 4.5
Cancer Indicators
Lung Cancer Indicidence per 100,000, Age-adjusted (2008-2010) 71.0 s 0.0* s 70.4
Colorectal Cancer Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted (2008-2010) 14.7 0.0* s s 15.1
Female Breast Cancer Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted (2008-2010) 19.4 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 18.8
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) 28.9% 0.0%* s 0.0%* 29.1%
Percent Early Stage Female Breast Cancer (2008-2010) 67.7% s 0.0%* 0.0%* 68.3%
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 21.0 0.0* 0.0* s 23.9
Suicide Mortality Rate per 100,000, Age-adjusted 11.0 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 10.5

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