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

Health Indicator Non-Hispanic Hispanic Total
White Black Asian/Pacific
Islander
Socio-Demographic Indicators
Population (2013) 546,865 114,079 27,377 59,251 749,606
Percentage of population (2013) 73.0% 15.2% 3.7% 7.9% 100.0%
Median annual household income in US dollars~ 59,399 27,180 52,275 27,228 51,778
Percentage of families below poverty~ 5.4% 32.5% 10.6% 35.4% 11.4%
General Health Indicators
Total mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 660.9 898.6 340.1 592.7 686.1
Percentage of premature deaths (< 75 years) 31.3% 65.9% 59.5% 65.0% 36.3%
Years of potential life lost per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 5,397 9,670 2,369 4,602 5,934
Birth-Related Indicators
Number of births per year (3 year average) 4,994 1,788 400 901 8,351
Percentage of births with early (1st trimester) prenatal care 85.4% 66.6% 76.4% 71.0% 78.8%
Percentage of births with adequate prenatal care (Kotelchuck index) 67.9% 53.8% 60.4% 59.7% 63.1%
Percentage of premature births (< 37 weeks gestation) 9.2% 13.9% 9.0% 12.4% 10.5%
Percentage of low birthweight births (< 2.5 kg) 6.7% 13.5% 7.5% 8.7% 8.4%
Teen pregnancies per 1,000 females aged 15-17 years 6.7 42.4 5.5* 33.0 19.4
Pregnancies per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 58.0 100.4 62.6 79.3 73.3
Fertility per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 48.9 66.3 55.3 63.7 55.3
Infant mortality per 1,000 live births 5.4 13.4 3.3* 6.7 7.1
Injury-Related Indicators
Motor vehicle-related mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 6.1 6.6 2.4* 3.4* 6.2
Unintentional injury mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 29.7 27.5 12.0* 30.4 29.5
Unintentional injury hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 55.3 59.1 17.1 62.1 58.1
Poisoning hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 11.4 17.8 3.0 15.6 12.6
Fall hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 65+ years 203.0 87.0 34.7 175.8 196.4
Respiratory Disease Indicators
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 5.4 27.1 3.0 26.8 10.4
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 0-17 years 5.1 27.6 5.2 13.2 12.2
Chronic lower respiratory disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 29.0 24.0 8.4* 9.5* 28.0
Chronic lower respiratory disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 16.6 45.4 4.4 47.5 22.9
Heart Disease and Stroke Indicators
Diseases of the heart mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 145.3 197.5 77.0 137.2 152.3
Diseases of the heart hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 71.5 135.0 28.8 112.7 83.7
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 32.8 38.4 26.2 40.7 33.6
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 20.7 39.2 11.9 36.3 24.4
Coronary heart disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 92.8 133.8 55.8 106.0 97.9
Coronary heart disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 21.3 26.9 10.5 31.1 23.7
Congestive heart failure mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 24.5 26.1 11.4* 12.2* 24.8
Congestive heart failure hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 21.3 65.1 9.4 49.6 28.1
Diabetes Indicators
Diabetes mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 10.6 30.2 7.8* 15.6 12.4
Diabetes (primary diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 10.3 45.7 2.8 29.3 16.2
Diabetes (any diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population , age-adjusted 144.9 425.4 79.0 403.3 193.1
Diabetes short-term complications hospitalizations per 10,000 population aged 6-17 years 1.8 3.5 s 3.6 2.4
Diabetes short-term complications hospitalizations per 10,000 population aged 18+ years 5.3 22.7 1.0* 11.7 8.1
Cancer Indicators
Lung cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2010-2012) 65.0 87.1 27.2 36.7 65.7
Colorectal cancer mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2010-2012) 13.4 17.6 14.8* 14.9 13.7
Colorectal cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2010-2012) 37.4 53.1 43.0 32.5 38.4
Female breast cancer mortality per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2010-2012) 21.2 23.1 s 15.2 21.4
Female late stage breast cancer incidence per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2010-2012) 46.0 34.3 41.7 27.8 43.4
Cervix uteri cancer mortality per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2010-2012) 1.8 s s s 1.9
Cervical cancer incidence per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2010-2012) 4.2 7.6 s 10.8* 5.2
Substance Abuse and Mental Health-Related Indicators
Drug-related hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 13.2 32.4 1.8 20.9 16.2
Suicide mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 9.3 7.1 4.6* 5.9* 8.8

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