Lewis County Health Indicators by Race/Ethnicity, 2010-2012

Health Indicator Non-Hispanic Hispanic Total
White Black Asian/Pacific
Islander
Socio-Demographic Indicators
Population (2012) 26,401 273 98 396 27,224
Percent of population (2012) 97.0% 1.0% 0.4% 1.5% 100.0%
Median annual household income in US dollars~ 44,884 24,934 0 0 44,680
Percent of families below poverty~ 9.6% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 9.7%
General Health Indicators
Total mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 722.9 0.0* 673.9* 560.5* 719.9
Percent premature deaths (< 75 years) 37.7% 0.0%* 33.3%* 0.0%* 37.7%
Years of potential life lost per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 6,253 0 4,301 0 6,173
Birth-Related Indicators
Number of births per year (3 year average) 305 3 2 16 330
Percent of births with early (1st trimester) prenatal care 76.6% s s s 75.9%
Percent of births with adequate prenatal care (kotelchuck index) 74.5% s s s 73.1%
Percent premature births (< 37 weeks gestation) 9.8% 0.0%* 0.0%* s 10.2%
Percent low birthweight births (< 2.5 kg) 6.5% s 0.0%* s 6.9%
Teen pregnancy rate per 1,000 females aged 15-17 years 9.6 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 10.4
Pregnancy rate per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 74.1 68.7* s 215.9 80.0
Fertility rate per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 67.0 61.1* s 207.0 70.2
Infant mortality per 1,000 live births 5.5* 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 5.0*
Injury-Related Indicators
Motor vehicle-related mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 15.6 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 15.1
Unintentional injury mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 38.2 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 37.4
Unintentional injury hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 47.3 0.0* 0.0* s 47.7
Poisoning hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 9.5 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 9.4
Fall hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 65+ years 125.1 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 124.6
Respiratory Disease Indicators
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 7.9 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 7.7
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 0-17 years 7.4 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 7.1
Chronic lower respiratory disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 46.2 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 45.8
Chronic lower respiratory disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 30.3 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 30.1
Heart Disease and Stroke Indicators
Diseases of the heart mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 166.7 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 165.3
Diseases of the heart hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 113.3 s s s 113.5
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 45.5 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 46.1
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 20.8 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 20.9
Coronary heart disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 122.9 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 121.8
Coronary heart disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 47.3 s 0.0* 0.0* 47.4
Congestive heart failure mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 11.9 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 11.8
Congestive heart failure hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 24.0 0.0* s s 23.9
Diabetes Indicators
Diabetes mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 20.5 0.0* 258.5* 0.0* 21.3
Diabetes (primary diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 13.1 s s 0.0* 13.4
Diabetes (any diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population , age-adjusted 196.7 134.5* 311.4* s 201.2
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 6.0 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 5.8
Cancer Indicators
Lung cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2009-2011) 68.9 0.0* s 0.0* 69.1
Colorectal cancer mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2009-2011) 23.0 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 22.7
Colorectal cancer incidence per 100,000, age-adjusted (2009-2011) 56.0 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 56.3
Female breast cancer mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2009-2011) 24.4 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 24.1
Female late stage breast cancer incidence per 100,000, age-adjusted (2009-2011) 23.5 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 23.3
Cervix uteri cancer mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2009-2011) 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 0.0*
Cervical cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2009-2011) s 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* s
Substance Abuse and Mental Health-Related Indicators
Drug-related hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 9.1 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 11.5
Suicide mortality rate per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 15.9 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 15.4

Key

Symbol Meaning
* Fewer than 10 events in the numerator, therefore the rate or percent 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