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

Health Indicator Non-Hispanic Hispanic Total
White Black Asian/Pacific
Islander
Socio-Demographic Indicators
Population (2012) 548,318 113,537 26,741 57,150 747,813
Percent of population (2012) 73.3% 15.2% 3.6% 7.6% 100.0%
Median annual household income in US dollars~ 58,856 26,797 53,250 29,023 51,459
Percent of families below poverty~ 5.1% 33.8% 13.9% 34.1% 11.3%
General Health Indicators
Total mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 672.0 901.9 330.8 580.3 695.9
Percent premature deaths (< 75 years) 31.1% 67.2% 61.7% 66.0% 36.2%
Years of potential life lost per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 5,452 9,492 2,344 4,960 5,970
Birth-Related Indicators
Number of births per year (3 year average) 5,104 1,788 396 873 8,408
Percent of births with early (1st trimester) prenatal care 85.6% 64.7% 76.7% 69.7% 78.6%
Percent of births with adequate prenatal care (kotelchuck index) 65.3% 48.2% 56.4% 54.5% 59.6%
Percent premature births (< 37 weeks gestation) 9.1% 14.4% 9.5% 11.6% 10.5%
Percent low birthweight births (< 2.5 kg) 6.8% 13.7% 7.6% 8.7% 8.5%
Teen pregnancy rate per 1,000 females aged 15-17 years 8.3 48.8 10.3 36.3 23.1
Pregnancy rate per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 59.2 102.4 63.8 81.9 75.2
Fertility rate per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 49.6 66.2 55.5 63.7 55.6
Infant mortality per 1,000 live births 5.1 13.0 3.4* 10.3 7.2
Injury-Related Indicators
Motor vehicle-related mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 6.4 10.4 2.4* 5.1* 7.0
Unintentional injury mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 28.0 28.7 12.6* 18.9 28.0
Unintentional injury hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 56.6 60.0 19.2 61.4 59.4
Poisoning hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 11.3 18.5 2.5 15.2 12.6
Fall hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 65+ years 209.4 88.2 52.7 168.4 202.7
Respiratory Disease Indicators
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 5.8 28.2 1.9 27.3 10.8
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 0-17 years 5.5 25.5 3.2* 14.4 12.0
Chronic lower respiratory disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 28.3 24.3 9.3* 12.1* 27.5
Chronic lower respiratory disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 17.7 45.8 3.9 51.5 23.8
Heart Disease and Stroke Indicators
Diseases of the heart mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 150.8 200.7 58.3 138.0 156.4
Diseases of the heart hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 79.5 132.1 26.8 111.3 90.2
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 34.1 46.0 22.4* 45.6 35.6
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 21.0 38.8 9.8 35.2 24.4
Coronary heart disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 95.8 135.5 43.3 107.1 99.8
Coronary heart disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 25.5 29.3 9.5 35.0 27.8
Congestive heart failure mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 24.1 25.5 8.4* 17.3 24.4
Congestive heart failure hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 22.0 60.3 7.8 47.0 28.0
Diabetes Indicators
Diabetes mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 9.5 28.5 7.0* 16.6 11.6
Diabetes (primary diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 10.4 45.0 1.1* 26.9 16.0
Diabetes (any diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population , age-adjusted 149.8 425.4 72.3 396.3 196.5
Diabetes short-term complications hospitalizations per 10,000 population aged 6-17 years 1.9 5.2 s 4.7 3.1
Diabetes short-term complications hospitalizations per 10,000 population aged 18+ years 4.8 20.2 s 9.7 7.2
Cancer Indicators
Lung cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2009-2011) 66.8 88.7 13.7* 36.6 67.5
Colorectal cancer mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2009-2011) 13.6 18.9 19.1* 17.3 14.3
Colorectal cancer incidence per 100,000, age-adjusted (2009-2011) 38.3 62.2 55.1 41.1 40.7
Female breast cancer mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2009-2011) 23.2 25.0 s 12.9* 23.3
Female late stage breast cancer incidence per 100,000, age-adjusted (2009-2011) 45.2 37.7 48.4 27.3 43.6
Cervix uteri cancer mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2009-2011) 1.5 s s s 1.7
Cervical cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2009-2011) 4.4 5.3* s 18.0 5.4
Substance Abuse and Mental Health-Related Indicators
Drug-related hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 13.0 33.3 1.3 21.8 16.2
Suicide mortality rate per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 9.4 6.3 5.1* 7.1 8.8

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