Lewis County Health Indicators by Race/Ethnicity, 2009-2011

Health Indicator Non-Hispanic Hispanic Total
White Black Asian/Pacific
Islander
Socio-Demographic Indicators
Population (2011) 26,256 280 106 377 27,072
Percent of Population (2011) 97.0% 1.0% 0.4% 1.4% 100.0%
Median Annual Household Income in US Dollars~ 44,632 30,962 0 40,288 44,230
Percent of Families Below Poverty~ 9.8% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 9.9%
General Health Indicators
Total Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted 767.1 0.0* s s 763.2
Percent Premature Deaths (< 75 Years) 37.3% 0.0%* s 0.0%* 37.2%
Years of Potential Life Lost per 100,000, Age-adjusted 6,204 0 s 0 6,036
Birth-Related Indicators
Number of Births per Year (3 Year Average) 310 s s 16 333
Percent Births with Early (1st Trimester) Prenatal Care 76.2% s s s 75.6%
Percent Adequate Prenatal Care (Kotelchuck Index) 73.2% s s s 72.3%
Percent Premature Births (< 37 Weeks Gestation) 9.5% s 0.0%* s 10.0%
Percent Low Birthweight Births (< 2.5 Kg) 5.4% s 0.0%* s 5.7%
Teen (Age 15-17) Pregnancy Rate per 1,000 13.0 s 0.0* 0.0* 13.6
Total Pregnancy Rate per 1,000 Age 15-44 Females 75.0 s s s 80.4
Fertility Rate per 1,000 (All Births/Female Population 15-44) 67.5 s s s 70.3
Infant Mortality per 1,000 Live Births s 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* s
Injury-Related Indicators
Motor Vehicle-Related Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted 8.3* 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 8.2*
Unintentional Injury Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted 25.8 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 25.3
Unintentional Injury Hospitalizations per 10,000, Age-adjusted 56.0 s 0.0* s 56.9
Poisoning Hospitalizations per 10,000, Age-adjusted 7.9 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 7.7
Fall hospitalizations per 10,000, Aged 65+ Years 154.4 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 154.5
Respiratory Disease Indicators
Asthma Hospitalizations per 10,000, Age-adjusted 6.7 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 6.7
Asthma Hospitalizations per 10,000, Aged 0-17 Years 7.6 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 7.8
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted 53.6 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 53.1
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease Hospitalizations per 10,000, Age-adjusted 31.1 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 31.1
Heart Disease and Stroke Indicators
Diseases of the Heart Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted 177.8 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 176.2
Diseases of the Heart Hospitalizations per 10,000, Age-adjusted 126.2 s 0.0* s 126.1
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted 47.9 0.0* 0.0* s 48.4
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) Hospitalizations per 10,000, Age-adjusted 21.2 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 21.2
Coronary Heart Disease Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted 132.0 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 130.8
Coronary Heart Disease Hospitalizations per 10,000, Age-adjusted 55.1 s 0.0* 0.0* 54.9
Congestive Heart Failure Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted 11.2 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 11.1
Congestive Heart Failure Hospitalizations per 10,000, Age-adjusted 25.1 0.0* 0.0* s 25.0
Diabetes Indicators
Diabetes Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted 30.2 0.0* s 0.0* 30.9
Diabetes Hospitalizations per 10,000 (Primary Dx ICD9 250), Age-adjusted 15.7 s 0.0* 0.0* 15.5
Diabetes Hospitalizations per 10,000 (Any Dx ICD9 250), Age-adjusted 216.7 s s s 221.2
Diabetes Short-term Complications Hospitalizations per 10,000, Aged 6-17 Years 6.3* 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 6.1*
Diabetes Short-term Complications Hospitalizations per 10,000, Aged 18+ Years 6.9 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 6.7
Cancer Indicators
Lung Cancer Indicidence per 100,000, Age-adjusted (2008-2010) 61.0 0.0* s 0.0* 61.3
Colorectal Cancer Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted (2008-2010) 20.3 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 20.1
Female Breast Cancer Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted (2008-2010) 16.2* 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 16.0*
Cervix Uteri Cancer Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted (2008-2010) 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 0.0*
Percent Early Stage Colorectal Cancer (2008-2010) 33.3% 0.0%* 0.0%* 0.0%* 33.3%
Percent Early Stage Female Breast Cancer (2008-2010) 65.9% 0.0%* 0.0%* 0.0%* 65.9%
Percent Early Stage Cervical Cancer (2008-2010) s 0.0%* 0.0%* 0.0%* s
Substance Abuse and Mental Health-Related Indicators
Drug-related Hospitalizations per 10,000, Age-adjusted 7.9 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 8.8
Suicide Mortality Rate per 100,000, Age-adjusted 13.9 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 13.5

Key

Symbol Meaning
* Fewer than 10 events in the numerator, therefore the rate is unstable
s Data do not meet reporting criteria
~ Hispanics are not excluded from the Black and Asian/Pacific Islander categories. Pacific Islanders are not included in the Asian/Pacific Islander category