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

Health Indicator Non-Hispanic Hispanic Total
White Black Asian/Pacific
Islander
Socio-Demographic Indicators
Population (2013) 42,062 1,130 408 6,176 49,897
Percentage of population (2013) 84.3% 2.3% 0.8% 12.4% 100.0%
Median annual household income in US dollars~ 45,270 20,775 29,931 24,856 42,840
Percentage of families below poverty~ 11.8% NA NA 32.9% 14.2%
General Health Indicators
Total mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 801.0 1,320.9 298.3* 676.4 797.9
Percentage of premature deaths (< 75 years) 32.3% 75.0% 50.0%* 65.1% 33.9%
Years of potential life lost per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 7,447 8,252 582 5,815 7,176
Birth-Related Indicators
Number of births per year (3 year average) 447 5 6 107 574
Percentage of births with early (1st trimester) prenatal care 69.9% s s 64.5% 68.7%
Percentage of births with adequate prenatal care (Kotelchuck index) 64.3% s s 56.5% 62.8%
Percentage of premature births (< 37 weeks gestation) 9.4% s s 11.0% 9.7%
Percentage of low birthweight births (< 2.5 kg) 5.9% s s 7.6% 6.2%
Teen pregnancies per 1,000 females aged 15-17 years 16.0 19.8* s 57.0 24.1
Pregnancies per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 78.1 63.7 82.6 112.4 84.7
Fertility per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 60.4 22.9 78.5 83.1 63.9
Infant mortality per 1,000 live births 5.2* s s 3.1* 4.6*
Injury-Related Indicators
Motor vehicle-related mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 15.2 0.0* 0.0* 14.9* 14.7
Unintentional injury mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 38.9 0.0* 0.0* 25.4* 38.3
Unintentional injury hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 78.2 85.1 s 36.5 77.4
Poisoning hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 15.8 s s 10.2 15.5
Fall hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 65+ years 278.0 s 0.0* 67.6* 271.5
Respiratory Disease Indicators
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 9.2 30.0* 0.0* 24.2 10.9
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 0-17 years 11.6 s 0.0* 10.1* 11.4
Chronic lower respiratory disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 47.5 149.5* 0.0* 34.4* 46.3
Chronic lower respiratory disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 31.1 41.0 0.0* 43.4 32.8
Heart Disease and Stroke Indicators
Diseases of the heart mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 241.9 246.7* 0.0* 197.7 240.8
Diseases of the heart hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 95.8 66.6 s 85.3 98.8
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 26.5 151.1* 0.0* 26.6* 26.8
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 23.8 31.2* s 24.3 24.5
Coronary heart disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 164.5 246.7* 0.0* 167.4 165.9
Coronary heart disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 33.4 s 0.0* 26.2 34.6
Congestive heart failure mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 26.1 0.0* 0.0* 8.0* 25.8
Congestive heart failure hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 29.4 s 0.0* 32.9 30.8
Diabetes Indicators
Diabetes mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 18.9 0.0* 0.0* 44.0* 19.3
Diabetes (primary diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 13.6 30.9* s 27.6 16.1
Diabetes (any diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population , age-adjusted 197.5 414.3 143.7 359.5 223.5
Diabetes short-term complications hospitalizations per 10,000 population aged 6-17 years 5.5 0.0* 0.0* s 5.6
Diabetes short-term complications hospitalizations per 10,000 population aged 18+ years 7.2 s s 13.5 8.3
Cancer Indicators
Lung cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2010-2012) 83.1 s 0.0* s 80.3
Colorectal cancer mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2010-2012) 16.2 0.0* 0.0* s 15.9
Colorectal cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2010-2012) 51.8 0.0* 0.0* s 51.5
Female breast cancer mortality per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2010-2012) 18.7 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 17.2
Female late stage breast cancer incidence per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2010-2012) 41.5 0.0* 0.0* s 42.7
Cervix uteri cancer mortality per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2010-2012) s 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* s
Cervical cancer incidence per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2010-2012) s 0.0* 0.0* s 7.0*
Substance Abuse and Mental Health-Related Indicators
Drug-related hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 20.9 40.9 s 13.0 21.1
Suicide mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 16.5 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 14.4

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