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

Health Indicator Non-Hispanic Hispanic Total
White Black Asian/Pacific
Islander
Socio-Demographic Indicators
Population (2014) 54,243 1,955 475 1,796 59,162
Percentage of population (2014) 91.7% 3.3% 0.8% 3.0% 100.0%
Median annual household income in US dollars~ 51,872 14,772 24,375 38,555 50,573
Percentage of families below poverty~ 7.3% 55.4% 42.2% 34.9% 9.1%
General Health Indicators
Total mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 749.0 804.2 183.1* 146.4* 744.6
Percentage of premature deaths (< 75 years) 34.3% 72.2% 100.0%* 100.0%* 35.7%
Years of potential life lost per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 6,444 10,838 4,555 1,659 6,536
Birth-Related Indicators
Number of births per year (3 year average) 534 12 5 23 599
Percentage of births with early (1st trimester) prenatal care 77.7% 56.8% s 60.0% 75.8%
Percentage of births with adequate prenatal care (Kotelchuck index) 72.9% 56.8% s 52.3% 70.8%
Percentage of premature births (< 37 weeks gestation) 10.0% 18.9%* s 7.2%* 10.0%
Percentage of low birthweight births (< 2.5 kg) 5.9% 5.4%* s 5.8%* 5.9%
Teen pregnancies per 1,000 females aged 15-17 years 11.3 7.5* s 0.0* 10.9
Pregnancies per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 66.2 50.1 48.7 78.2 68.6
Fertility per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 56.2 32.5 35.9 69.3 57.2
Infant mortality per 1,000 live births 5.0* 0.0* s 0.0* 5.0*
Injury-Related Indicators
Motor vehicle-related mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 14.6 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 14.1
Unintentional injury mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 33.1 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 31.6
Unintentional injury hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 59.5 42.1 s 63.1 59.8
Poisoning hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 13.4 19.2 0.0* s 13.2
Fall hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 65+ years 172.9 s s 461.5* 173.6
Respiratory Disease Indicators
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 6.0 s 0.0* s 6.0
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 0-17 years 8.4 s 0.0* s 8.5
Chronic lower respiratory disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 44.7 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 43.8
Chronic lower respiratory disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 24.4 21.0 s 56.2 24.4
Heart Disease and Stroke Indicators
Diseases of the heart mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 189.8 249.8 0.0* 0.0* 188.5
Diseases of the heart hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 96.9 111.2 s 121.7 99.2
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 25.7 16.7* 0.0* 35.9* 25.8
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 22.0 24.5 s s 22.4
Coronary heart disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 136.2 130.8* 0.0* 0.0* 134.0
Coronary heart disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 33.0 53.2 s 46.7 35.0
Congestive heart failure mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 17.6 16.7* 0.0* 0.0* 17.5
Congestive heart failure hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 26.2 24.4 0.0* 42.5 26.4
Diabetes Indicators
Diabetes mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 29.7 62.3* 0.0* 0.0* 30.9
Diabetes (primary diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 12.0 21.8 0.0* s 12.9
Diabetes (any diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population , age-adjusted 192.5 372.0 s 398.6 203.1
Diabetes short-term complications hospitalizations per 10,000 population aged 6-17 years 3.9* 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 3.5*
Diabetes short-term complications hospitalizations per 10,000 population aged 18+ years 5.5 s 0.0* 0.0* 5.8
Cancer Indicators
Lung cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2011-2013) 76.6 s 0.0* s 76.0
Colorectal cancer mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2011-2013) 17.8 s 0.0* 0.0* 17.7
Colorectal cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2011-2013) 45.2 s 0.0* 0.0* 44.1
Female breast cancer mortality per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2011-2013) 18.8 s 0.0* 0.0* 18.5
Female late stage breast cancer incidence per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2011-2013) 43.2 s 0.0* s 43.5
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 s 0.0* 0.0* 5.9*
Substance Abuse and Mental Health-Related Indicators
Drug-related hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 25.9 36.4 s s 25.4
Suicide mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 9.9 10.3* 0.0* 0.0* 9.8

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