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

Health Indicator Non-Hispanic Hispanic Total
White Black Asian/Pacific
Islander
Socio-Demographic Indicators
Population (2013) 54,595 1,952 485 1,737 59,454
Percentage of population (2013) 91.8% 3.3% 0.8% 2.9% 100.0%
Median annual household income in US dollars~ 48,908 30,517 NA 28,750 47,682
Percentage of families below poverty~ 7.7% 44.4% NA NA 9.2%
General Health Indicators
Total mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 757.2 1,007.5 324.0* 179.0* 756.4
Percentage of premature deaths (< 75 years) 35.7% 67.5% 66.7%* 100.0%* 37.0%
Years of potential life lost per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 6,924 10,525 4,516 2,477 6,976
Birth-Related Indicators
Number of births per year (3 year average) 529 13 3 21 587
Percentage of births with early (1st trimester) prenatal care 78.7% 47.4% s 56.7% 76.4%
Percentage of births with adequate prenatal care (Kotelchuck index) 74.8% 42.1% s 50.0% 72.3%
Percentage of premature births (< 37 weeks gestation) 9.2% 18.4%* s 6.5%* 9.1%
Percentage of low birthweight births (< 2.5 kg) 5.2% 13.2%* s 8.1%* 5.6%
Teen pregnancies per 1,000 females aged 15-17 years 10.7 7.5* s 6.7* 10.7
Pregnancies per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 64.7 53.5 37.0 73.8 66.9
Fertility per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 54.7 33.9 23.8* 64.6 55.2
Infant mortality per 1,000 live births 6.9 0.0* s 0.0* 6.8
Injury-Related Indicators
Motor vehicle-related mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 17.2 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 15.8
Unintentional injury mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 38.8 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 36.1
Unintentional injury hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 64.7 51.1 s 70.2 64.8
Poisoning hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 14.2 25.5 0.0* s 13.9
Fall hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 65+ years 194.3 s s 444.4* 194.0
Respiratory Disease Indicators
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 6.6 s 0.0* s 6.6
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 0-17 years 6.8 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 6.5
Chronic lower respiratory disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 42.0 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 41.0
Chronic lower respiratory disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 29.5 41.7 0.0* 70.1 29.6
Heart Disease and Stroke Indicators
Diseases of the heart mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 192.7 333.3 0.0* 0.0* 192.5
Diseases of the heart hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 108.0 166.5 s 121.6 111.6
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 25.5 0.0* 0.0* 38.1* 25.3
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 22.2 20.6* s s 22.3
Coronary heart disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 142.6 267.6* 0.0* 0.0* 142.6
Coronary heart disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 38.1 64.4 s 39.9* 40.3
Congestive heart failure mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 14.9 17.2* 0.0* 0.0* 14.9
Congestive heart failure hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 28.3 49.3 0.0* 54.7 28.9
Diabetes Indicators
Diabetes mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 30.1 83.8* 0.0* 0.0* 31.8
Diabetes (primary diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 13.4 14.9* 0.0* s 14.0
Diabetes (any diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population , age-adjusted 210.1 447.4 s 353.5 221.3
Diabetes short-term complications hospitalizations per 10,000 population aged 6-17 years 4.7 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 4.2
Diabetes short-term complications hospitalizations per 10,000 population aged 18+ years 6.0 s 0.0* 0.0* 6.1
Cancer Indicators
Lung cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2010-2012) 85.6 s 0.0* s 84.8
Colorectal cancer mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2010-2012) 18.3 s 0.0* 0.0* 18.4
Colorectal cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2010-2012) 46.3 s s 0.0* 46.1
Female breast cancer mortality per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2010-2012) 19.0 s 0.0* 0.0* 18.8
Female late stage breast cancer incidence per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2010-2012) 38.7 0.0* 0.0* s 38.0
Cervix uteri cancer mortality per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2010-2012) s 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* s
Cervical cancer incidence per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2010-2012) 7.4* s 0.0* 0.0* 7.7*
Substance Abuse and Mental Health-Related Indicators
Drug-related hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 24.3 35.9 s 19.0* 24.1
Suicide mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 10.9 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 10.1

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