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

Health Indicator Non-Hispanic Hispanic Total
White Black Asian/Pacific
Islander
Socio-Demographic Indicators
Population (2012) 55,206 1,909 471 1,678 59,977
Percent of population (2012) 92.0% 3.2% 0.8% 2.8% 100.0%
Median annual household income in US dollars~ 52,036 30,487 0 0 50,617
Percent of families below poverty~ 7.5% 0.0% 0.0% 41.0% 9.0%
General Health Indicators
Total mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 766.9 1,057.5 354.7* 78.8* 764.5
Percent premature deaths (< 75 years) 35.5% 64.1% 66.7%* 100.0%* 36.5%
Years of potential life lost per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 7,017 9,816 4,773 2,088 6,977
Birth-Related Indicators
Number of births per year (3 year average) 550 15 2 24 614
Percent of births with early (1st trimester) prenatal care 79.0% s s s 76.9%
Percent of births with adequate prenatal care (kotelchuck index) 72.4% s s s 70.3%
Percent premature births (< 37 weeks gestation) 8.6% s 0.0%* s 8.5%
Percent low birthweight births (< 2.5 kg) 5.5% s 0.0%* s 5.8%
Teen pregnancy rate per 1,000 females aged 15-17 years 11.9 7.7* 0.0* 15.5* 12.4
Pregnancy rate per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 65.7 61.9 27.5 92.3 68.8
Fertility rate per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 55.8 42.5 19.3* 78.3 57.0
Infant mortality per 1,000 live births 7.9 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 7.1
Injury-Related Indicators
Motor vehicle-related mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 14.6 10.3* 0.0* 0.0* 14.0
Unintentional injury mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 35.4 10.3* 0.0* 0.0* 34.0
Unintentional injury hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 62.7 41.5 s 71.5 63.2
Poisoning hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 14.3 18.7* 0.0* s 14.0
Fall hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 65+ years 198.0 s s 368.1* 198.3
Respiratory Disease Indicators
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 7.4 13.0* 0.0* s 7.3
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 0-17 years 7.5 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 6.7
Chronic lower respiratory disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 41.9 40.3* 0.0* 0.0* 40.9
Chronic lower respiratory disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 33.2 60.5 0.0* 57.1 33.3
Heart Disease and Stroke Indicators
Diseases of the heart mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 204.9 289.1 0.0* 0.0* 203.7
Diseases of the heart hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 120.9 199.9 s 121.7 124.2
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 26.4 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 25.8
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 22.1 24.5 s s 22.4
Coronary heart disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 157.4 207.2* 0.0* 0.0* 156.2
Coronary heart disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 46.7 78.1 s 46.5* 48.6
Congestive heart failure mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 14.6 17.8* 0.0* 0.0* 14.6
Congestive heart failure hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 28.5 70.1 0.0* 49.3* 29.4
Diabetes Indicators
Diabetes mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 26.5 78.6* 0.0* 0.0* 27.6
Diabetes (primary diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 14.1 25.8 0.0* s 14.6
Diabetes (any diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population , age-adjusted 226.2 509.4 s 325.5 236.7
Diabetes short-term complications hospitalizations per 10,000 population aged 6-17 years 4.1 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 3.7
Diabetes short-term complications hospitalizations per 10,000 population aged 18+ years 5.0 s 0.0* s 5.2
Cancer Indicators
Lung cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2009-2011) 88.9 s 0.0* s 87.3
Colorectal cancer mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2009-2011) 15.2 s 0.0* 0.0* 15.5
Colorectal cancer incidence per 100,000, age-adjusted (2009-2011) 41.6 s s 0.0* 41.3
Female breast cancer mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2009-2011) 20.6 s 0.0* 0.0* 20.4
Female late stage breast cancer incidence per 100,000, age-adjusted (2009-2011) 35.0 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 33.6
Cervix uteri cancer mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2009-2011) 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 0.0*
Cervical cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2009-2011) 8.8* s 0.0* 0.0* 9.0*
Substance Abuse and Mental Health-Related Indicators
Drug-related hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 24.2 35.1 0.0* 16.6* 23.9
Suicide mortality rate per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 15.3 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 14.2

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