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

Health Indicator Non-Hispanic Hispanic Total
White Black Asian/Pacific
Islander
Socio-Demographic Indicators
Population (2013) 4,617 60 26 59 4,773
Percentage of population (2013) 96.7% 1.3% 0.5% 1.2% 100.0%
Median annual household income in US dollars~ NA NA NA NA NA
Percentage of families below poverty~ NA NA NA NA NA
General Health Indicators
Total mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 742.9 459.2* s 602.8* 743.0
Percentage of premature deaths (< 75 years) 51.1% 100.0%* NA 100.0%* 51.7%
Years of potential life lost per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 10,216 8,929 s 32,749 10,418
Birth-Related Indicators
Number of births per year (3 year average) 32 0 s 1 35
Percentage of births with early (1st trimester) prenatal care 69.5% NA s s 66.0%
Percentage of births with adequate prenatal care (Kotelchuck index) 65.3% NA s s 62.1%
Percentage of premature births (< 37 weeks gestation) 7.3%* NA s s 6.7%*
Percentage of low birthweight births (< 2.5 kg) 4.2%* NA s s 3.8%*
Teen pregnancies per 1,000 females aged 15-17 years# 9.9 s s s 10.3
Pregnancies per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years# 63.4 32.1* 48.6 73.8 63.7
Fertility per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 55.1 s s s 57.0
Infant mortality per 1,000 live births 10.4* NA s s 9.6*
Injury-Related Indicators
Motor vehicle-related mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 30.0* 0.0* s 0.0* 28.7*
Unintentional injury mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 43.6* 0.0* s 602.8* 53.2*
Unintentional injury hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 49.9 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 49.8
Poisoning hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 21.7 s 0.0* 0.0* 22.0
Fall hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 65+ years 110.4 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 111.6
Respiratory Disease Indicators
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 3.1* 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 3.0*
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 37.7 0.0* s 0.0* 37.1
Chronic lower respiratory disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 13.6 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 13.4
Heart Disease and Stroke Indicators
Diseases of the heart mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 195.8 0.0* s 0.0* 192.8
Diseases of the heart hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 58.9 s 0.0* s 61.5
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 45.1 0.0* s 0.0* 44.5
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 21.4 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 21.7
Coronary heart disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 116.7 0.0* s 0.0* 114.9
Coronary heart disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 18.9 s 0.0* s 20.2
Congestive heart failure mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 0.0* 0.0* s 0.0* 0.0*
Congestive heart failure hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 14.5 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 14.3
Diabetes Indicators
Diabetes mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 11.4* 0.0* s 0.0* 11.3*
Diabetes (primary diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 12.6 0.0* s 0.0* 12.5
Diabetes (any diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population , age-adjusted 120.2 s s 0.0* 122.8
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 5.1* 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 5.0*
Cancer Indicators
Lung cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2010-2012) 54.4 0.0* s 0.0* 56.3
Colorectal cancer mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2010-2012) s 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* s
Colorectal cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2010-2012) 58.4 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 55.8
Female breast cancer mortality per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2010-2012) s 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* s
Female late stage breast cancer incidence per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2010-2012) 87.6 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 85.4
Cervix uteri cancer mortality per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2010-2012) 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 0.0*
Cervical cancer incidence per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2010-2012) s 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* s
Substance Abuse and Mental Health-Related Indicators
Drug-related hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 15.6 s 0.0* 0.0* 17.4
Suicide mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 18.0* 0.0* s 0.0* 17.7*

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