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

Health Indicator Non-Hispanic Hispanic Total
White Black Asian/Pacific
Islander
Socio-Demographic Indicators
Population (2013) 26,234 307 111 429 27,149
Percentage of population (2013) 96.6% 1.1% 0.4% 1.6% 100.0%
Median annual household income in US dollars~ 48,561 23,550 NA NA 47,955
Percentage of families below poverty~ 8.3% NA NA NA 8.4%
General Health Indicators
Total mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 687.3 0.0* 415.5* 0.0* 681.7
Percentage of premature deaths (< 75 years) 39.4% NA 100.0%* 0.0%* 39.5%
Years of potential life lost per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 6,561 0 4,040 0 6,453
Birth-Related Indicators
Number of births per year (3 year average) 303 3 2 18 333
Percentage of births with early (1st trimester) prenatal care 78.1% s s 60.0% 77.0%
Percentage of births with adequate prenatal care (Kotelchuck index) 76.6% s s s 75.2%
Percentage of premature births (< 37 weeks gestation) 8.7% s s 16.7%* 9.2%
Percentage of low birthweight births (< 2.5 kg) 6.5% s s 6.7%* 6.8%
Teen pregnancies per 1,000 females aged 15-17 years 8.3 s s s 9.8
Pregnancies per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 74.2 88.4 s 229.5 80.0
Fertility per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 67.2 68.0 s 225.4 71.3
Infant mortality per 1,000 live births 7.7* s s 0.0* 7.0*
Injury-Related Indicators
Motor vehicle-related mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 20.0 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 19.3
Unintentional injury mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 45.0 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 43.7
Unintentional injury hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 46.2 s 0.0* s 47.2
Poisoning hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 12.2 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 12.5
Fall hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 65+ years 120.5 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 121.5
Respiratory Disease Indicators
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 6.5 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 6.6
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 0-17 years 5.9 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 5.6
Chronic lower respiratory disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 34.9 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 34.6
Chronic lower respiratory disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 26.0 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 26.5
Heart Disease and Stroke Indicators
Diseases of the heart mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 175.9 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 174.2
Diseases of the heart hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 96.1 s s 0.0* 99.0
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 32.5 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 33.1
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 19.9 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 20.0
Coronary heart disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 127.9 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 126.6
Coronary heart disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 39.7 s 0.0* 0.0* 40.5
Congestive heart failure mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 9.7 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 9.6
Congestive heart failure hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 20.1 s s 0.0* 20.8
Diabetes Indicators
Diabetes mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 23.3 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 23.1
Diabetes (primary diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 11.0 s s 0.0* 11.7
Diabetes (any diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population , age-adjusted 177.4 201.0* 213.2* s 185.0
Diabetes short-term complications hospitalizations per 10,000 population aged 6-17 years s 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* s
Diabetes short-term complications hospitalizations per 10,000 population aged 18+ years 5.0 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 5.0
Cancer Indicators
Lung cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2010-2012) 70.2 0.0* s 0.0* 70.2
Colorectal cancer mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2010-2012) 27.6 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 27.3
Colorectal cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2010-2012) 60.6 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 59.7
Female breast cancer mortality per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2010-2012) 20.0 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 19.7
Female late stage breast cancer incidence per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2010-2012) 25.7 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 25.3
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 10.2 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 13.7
Suicide mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 12.7 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 12.2

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