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

Health Indicator Non-Hispanic Hispanic Total
White Black Asian/Pacific
Islander
Socio-Demographic Indicators
Population (2011) 548,400 113,018 26,349 55,805 745,625
Percent of Population (2011) 73.5% 15.2% 3.5% 7.5% 100.0%
Median Annual Household Income in US Dollars~ 58,203 27,263 52,957 29,020 51,338
Percent of Families Below Poverty~ 4.8% 31.6% 13.1% 34.0% 10.8%
General Health Indicators
Total Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted 676.4 880.4 321.8 599.5 701.1
Percent Premature Deaths (< 75 Years) 30.8% 69.3% s 66.9% 36.1%
Years of Potential Life Lost per 100,000, Age-adjusted 5,316 9,989 2,176 5,401 5,981
Birth-Related Indicators
Number of Births per Year (3 Year Average) 5,197 1,855 375 856 8,511
Percent Births with Early (1st Trimester) Prenatal Care 83.2% 62.3% 75.8% 68.5% 76.4%
Percent Adequate Prenatal Care (Kotelchuck Index) 62.6% 45.6% 53.1% 51.0% 56.9%
Percent Premature Births (< 37 Weeks Gestation) 8.9% 14.5% 9.9% 11.4% 10.4%
Percent Low Birthweight Births (< 2.5 Kg) 6.8% 13.5% 8.0% 9.0% 8.5%
Teen (Age 15-17) Pregnancy Rate per 1,000 9.4 57.6 9.3 48.5 27.7
Total Pregnancy Rate per 1,000 Age 15-44 Females 60.5 108.9 66.5 89.9 78.7
Fertility Rate per 1,000 (All Births/Female Population 15-44) 49.9 70.0 57.2 67.4 56.6
Infant Mortality per 1,000 Live Births 4.5 14.7 s 12.1 7.4
Injury-Related Indicators
Motor Vehicle-Related Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted 5.9 8.9 s s 6.3
Unintentional Injury Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted 24.3 22.7 14.0* 13.8 24.4
Unintentional Injury Hospitalizations per 10,000, Age-adjusted 58.1 60.5 19.4 43.9 60.5
Poisoning Hospitalizations per 10,000, Age-adjusted 11.4 19.6 2.5 13.0 12.6
Fall hospitalizations per 10,000, Aged 65+ Years 217.1 87.0 51.8 88.0 207.0
Respiratory Disease Indicators
Asthma Hospitalizations per 10,000, Age-adjusted 6.1 30.3 2.5 27.6 11.2
Asthma Hospitalizations per 10,000, Aged 0-17 Years 5.7 22.8 3.3* 15.6 11.4
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted 29.2 21.7 s 11.4* 28.1
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease Hospitalizations per 10,000, Age-adjusted 18.7 48.5 4.7 43.4 24.7
Heart Disease and Stroke Indicators
Diseases of the Heart Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted 154.1 186.3 55.9 152.3 158.7
Diseases of the Heart Hospitalizations per 10,000, Age-adjusted 88.9 136.0 26.7 99.7 98.5
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted 33.9 48.1 26.9* 47.5 35.8
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) Hospitalizations per 10,000, Age-adjusted 21.9 40.2 11.4 26.9 25.1
Coronary Heart Disease Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted 99.3 128.9 36.0 106.9 102.5
Coronary Heart Disease Hospitalizations per 10,000, Age-adjusted 30.9 33.9 8.0 34.4 33.0
Congestive Heart Failure Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted 24.0 16.3 s 30.5 23.9
Congestive Heart Failure Hospitalizations per 10,000, Age-adjusted 23.3 57.7 8.6 41.4 28.7
Diabetes Indicators
Diabetes Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted 9.6 26.9 s 19.8 11.5
Diabetes Hospitalizations per 10,000 (Primary Dx ICD9 250), Age-adjusted 9.8 45.9 s 25.6 15.4
Diabetes Hospitalizations per 10,000 (Any Dx ICD9 250), Age-adjusted 156.5 436.0 72.9 361.1 201.4
Diabetes Short-term Complications Hospitalizations per 10,000, Aged 6-17 Years 2.3 6.8 0.0* 6.2 3.7
Diabetes Short-term Complications Hospitalizations per 10,000, Aged 18+ Years 4.0 19.2 s 7.4 6.2
Cancer Indicators
Lung Cancer Indicidence per 100,000, Age-adjusted (2008-2010) 69.2 85.1 13.7* 28.8 69.0
Colorectal Cancer Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted (2008-2010) 13.9 17.9 s 18.3 14.5
Female Breast Cancer Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted (2008-2010) 24.3 23.9 s 13.9* 24.3
Cervix Uteri Cancer Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted (2008-2010) 1.2 s s s 1.4
Percent Early Stage Colorectal Cancer (2008-2010) 49.3% 47.0% 57.1% 51.5% 49.3%
Percent Early Stage Female Breast Cancer (2008-2010) 69.7% 60.7% 60.7% 64.3% 68.5%
Percent Early Stage Cervical Cancer (2008-2010) 40.0% s 0.0%* s 38.0%
Substance Abuse and Mental Health-Related Indicators
Drug-related Hospitalizations per 10,000, Age-adjusted 13.2 36.6 2.2 20.2 16.7
Suicide Mortality Rate per 100,000, Age-adjusted 9.0 6.4 s 6.7 8.5

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