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

Health Indicator Non-Hispanic Hispanic Total
White Black Asian/Pacific
Islander
Socio-Demographic Indicators
Population (2014) 4,540 66 30 66 4,715
Percentage of population (2014) 96.3% 1.4% 0.6% 1.4% 100.0%
Median annual household income in US dollars~ 53,007 NA NA 83,125 52,939
Percentage of families below poverty~ 6.5% NA 0.0% 0.0% 6.5%
General Health Indicators
Total mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 740.9 396.6* s 0.0* 732.9
Percentage of premature deaths (< 75 years) 54.4% 100.0%* NA NA 54.3%
Years of potential life lost per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 10,639 8,621 s 0 10,375
Birth-Related Indicators
Number of births per year (3 year average) 29 0 s 1 31
Percentage of births with early (1st trimester) prenatal care 70.9% s s s 65.6%
Percentage of births with adequate prenatal care (Kotelchuck index) 67.4% s s s 64.5%
Percentage of premature births (< 37 weeks gestation) 9.2%* s s s 8.5%*
Percentage of low birthweight births (< 2.5 kg) 6.9%* s s s 6.4%*
Teen pregnancies per 1,000 females aged 15-17 years# 9.7 s s s 10.6
Pregnancies per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years# 62.0 23.5* 35.9* 44.7 61.5
Fertility per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 50.8 s s s 52.4
Infant mortality per 1,000 live births 0.0* s s s 0.0*
Injury-Related Indicators
Motor vehicle-related mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 27.4* 0.0* s 0.0* 26.3*
Unintentional injury mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 44.6* 0.0* s 0.0* 43.2*
Unintentional injury hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 44.8 s 0.0* s 48.1
Poisoning hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 17.8 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 18.1
Fall hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 65+ years 118.4 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 121.9
Respiratory Disease Indicators
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted s 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* s
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 0-17 years 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 0.0*
Chronic lower respiratory disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 39.6 0.0* s 0.0* 39.0
Chronic lower respiratory disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 12.3 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 12.7
Heart Disease and Stroke Indicators
Diseases of the heart mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 186.2 0.0* s 0.0* 187.3
Diseases of the heart hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 57.0 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 59.9
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 43.5 0.0* s 0.0* 42.8
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 17.3 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 17.9
Coronary heart disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 94.0 0.0* s 0.0* 92.3
Coronary heart disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 18.1 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 20.1
Congestive heart failure mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 10.6* 0.0* s 0.0* 14.7*
Congestive heart failure hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 11.9 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 11.7
Diabetes Indicators
Diabetes mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 7.4* 0.0* s 0.0* 7.3*
Diabetes (primary diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 11.3 0.0* s 0.0* 11.1
Diabetes (any diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population , age-adjusted 111.0 0.0* s 0.0* 113.4
Diabetes short-term complications hospitalizations per 10,000 population aged 6-17 years 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 0.0*
Diabetes short-term complications hospitalizations per 10,000 population aged 18+ years 6.8* 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 6.6*
Cancer Indicators
Lung cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2011-2013) 88.9 0.0* s 0.0* 90.0
Colorectal cancer mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2011-2013) s 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* s
Colorectal cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2011-2013) 49.4* 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 46.8*
Female breast cancer mortality per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2011-2013) s 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* s
Female late stage breast cancer incidence per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2011-2013) 77.5* 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 76.2*
Cervix uteri cancer mortality per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2011-2013) 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 0.0*
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 19.9 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 21.6
Suicide mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 21.3* 0.0* s 0.0* 20.9*

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
# Essex and Hamilton County data are combined for confidentiality
NA Data do not meet the criteria for statistical reliability or data quality, or data not available