Delaware County Health Indicators by Race/Ethnicity, 2012-2014

Health Indicator Non-Hispanic Hispanic Total
White Black Asian/Pacific
Islander
Socio-Demographic Indicators
Population (2014) 43,327 962 438 1,728 46,581
Percentage of population (2014) 93.0% 2.1% 0.9% 3.7% 100.0%
Median annual household income in US dollars~ 44,272 22,969 48,462 42,250 44,183
Percentage of families below poverty~ 9.5% 36.6% 6.9% 19.4% 9.8%
General Health Indicators
Total mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 769.2 490.1 202.7* 392.7 753.6
Percentage of premature deaths (< 75 years) 40.6% 54.5%* 33.3%* 33.3%* 40.6%
Years of potential life lost per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 8,004 2,802 1,417 1,289 7,563
Birth-Related Indicators
Number of births per year (3 year average) 376 3 3 16 406
Percentage of births with early (1st trimester) prenatal care 78.0% s s 71.7% 77.5%
Percentage of births with adequate prenatal care (Kotelchuck index) 76.3% s s 63.6% 75.4%
Percentage of premature births (< 37 weeks gestation) 10.4% s s 8.7%* 10.5%
Percentage of low birthweight births (< 2.5 kg) 8.0% s s 4.3%* 8.0%
Teen pregnancies per 1,000 females aged 15-17 years 9.5 s s 12.9* 9.7
Pregnancies per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 67.5 30.0 25.6* 53.6 66.7
Fertility per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 55.0 17.7 22.8* 42.9 53.8
Infant mortality per 1,000 live births 7.1* s s 0.0* 6.6*
Injury-Related Indicators
Motor vehicle-related mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 16.8 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 15.5
Unintentional injury mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 44.1 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 41.4
Unintentional injury hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 51.7 40.1* s 18.4* 54.8
Poisoning hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 10.1 s 0.0* s 10.9
Fall hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 65+ years 146.5 0.0* s s 154.0
Respiratory Disease Indicators
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 7.0 s s s 7.3
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 0-17 years 5.9 s 0.0* 0.0* 7.3
Chronic lower respiratory disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 58.6 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 56.7
Chronic lower respiratory disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 29.6 s s 18.2* 30.0
Heart Disease and Stroke Indicators
Diseases of the heart mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 211.5 222.1* 81.6* 92.1* 209.1
Diseases of the heart hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 77.8 90.6 s 37.2 82.6
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 30.3 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 29.2
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 15.1 s s s 16.4
Coronary heart disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 148.0 189.1* 0.0* 61.4* 146.5
Coronary heart disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 27.1 s s 23.6* 28.7
Congestive heart failure mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 18.2 0.0* 0.0* 30.7* 18.1
Congestive heart failure hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 24.2 34.8* s s 25.7
Diabetes Indicators
Diabetes mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 14.8 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 14.3
Diabetes (primary diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 9.6 28.9* s s 10.2
Diabetes (any diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population , age-adjusted 151.3 265.2 s 87.2 160.3
Diabetes short-term complications hospitalizations per 10,000 population aged 6-17 years s 0.0* 0.0* s 3.4*
Diabetes short-term complications hospitalizations per 10,000 population aged 18+ years 4.8 s 0.0* s 5.0
Cancer Indicators
Lung cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2011-2013) 68.4 0.0* 0.0* s 66.8
Colorectal cancer mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2011-2013) 10.6 0.0* 0.0* s 11.3
Colorectal cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2011-2013) 44.9 s 0.0* s 44.7
Female breast cancer mortality per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2011-2013) 18.0 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 18.5
Female late stage breast cancer incidence per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2011-2013) 25.4 0.0* s 0.0* 25.5
Cervix uteri cancer mortality per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2011-2013) s 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* s
Cervical cancer incidence per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2011-2013) s 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* s
Substance Abuse and Mental Health-Related Indicators
Drug-related hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 15.1 s 0.0* s 16.3
Suicide mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 19.7 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 18.5

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