Monroe County Health Indicators by Race/Ethnicity, 2012-2014

Health Indicator Non-Hispanic Hispanic Total
White Black Asian/Pacific
Islander
Socio-Demographic Indicators
Population (2014) 543,665 115,092 28,522 60,540 749,857
Percentage of population (2014) 72.5% 15.3% 3.8% 8.1% 100.0%
Median annual household income in US dollars~ 60,074 27,371 51,725 29,256 52,501
Percentage of families below poverty~ 5.1% 32.7% 13.6% 34.3% 11.2%
General Health Indicators
Total mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 654.1 865.6 347.3 602.0 677.6
Percentage of premature deaths (< 75 years) 31.9% 66.0% 56.2% 65.2% 36.9%
Years of potential life lost per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 5,413 9,278 2,269 4,649 5,890
Birth-Related Indicators
Number of births per year (3 year average) 4,955 1,751 412 928 8,338
Percentage of births with early (1st trimester) prenatal care 86.0% 68.4% 76.6% 72.9% 79.7%
Percentage of births with adequate prenatal care (Kotelchuck index) 68.9% 56.5% 62.0% 61.9% 64.6%
Percentage of premature births (< 37 weeks gestation) 9.1% 14.6% 9.0% 12.7% 10.7%
Percentage of low birthweight births (< 2.5 kg) 6.5% 13.4% 7.6% 9.6% 8.4%
Teen pregnancies per 1,000 females aged 15-17 years 5.4 38.3 6.4 29.7 17.2
Pregnancies per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 57.5 96.9 62.3 78.1 72.5
Fertility per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 48.9 64.8 55.4 63.7 55.3
Infant mortality per 1,000 live births 4.8 12.4 4.0* 5.7 6.5
Injury-Related Indicators
Motor vehicle-related mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 5.1 6.1 2.3* 5.3 5.4
Unintentional injury mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 32.2 25.7 13.2 29.3 31.0
Unintentional injury hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 54.3 57.7 19.4 67.4 56.4
Poisoning hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 11.2 16.7 2.9 16.8 12.3
Fall hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 65+ years 193.4 86.6 47.1 193.7 185.2
Respiratory Disease Indicators
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 5.2 28.0 2.7 25.9 10.2
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 0-17 years 5.6 29.4 4.6* 16.0 12.8
Chronic lower respiratory disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 29.6 25.3 10.1* 9.8* 28.4
Chronic lower respiratory disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 14.9 45.8 4.1 44.3 21.1
Heart Disease and Stroke Indicators
Diseases of the heart mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 140.8 200.1 86.4 115.1 148.1
Diseases of the heart hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 67.0 134.7 30.1 120.1 78.1
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 32.6 39.0 22.2 34.4 33.5
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 20.5 41.4 12.0 36.8 24.0
Coronary heart disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 90.8 138.8 66.7 85.1 96.3
Coronary heart disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 19.5 23.9 11.5 32.7 21.1
Congestive heart failure mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 22.9 26.2 9.4* 11.0* 23.4
Congestive heart failure hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 20.5 67.0 9.0 54.4 27.3
Diabetes Indicators
Diabetes mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 11.1 30.6 7.1* 16.2 13.0
Diabetes (primary diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 10.5 45.3 3.7 31.8 16.5
Diabetes (any diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population , age-adjusted 140.9 417.4 87.7 413.2 186.7
Diabetes short-term complications hospitalizations per 10,000 population aged 6-17 years 1.5 4.4 s 2.8 2.3
Diabetes short-term complications hospitalizations per 10,000 population aged 18+ years 5.6 25.4 1.4* 15.9 9.0
Cancer Indicators
Lung cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2011-2013) 61.9 85.6 31.6 32.1 62.8
Colorectal cancer mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2011-2013) 13.1 16.6 s 14.6 13.2
Colorectal cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2011-2013) 36.3 49.2 31.4 39.9 37.5
Female breast cancer mortality per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2011-2013) 18.6 26.2 24.7* 21.4 19.9
Female late stage breast cancer incidence per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2011-2013) 47.9 37.7 37.4 23.6 44.9
Cervix uteri cancer mortality per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2011-2013) 2.4 s 0.0* s 2.3
Cervical cancer incidence per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2011-2013) 5.4 11.8 s 11.9* 6.7
Substance Abuse and Mental Health-Related Indicators
Drug-related hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 13.5 31.5 2.5 22.3 16.5
Suicide mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 9.0 3.7 3.6* 4.5* 7.9

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