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

Health Indicator Non-Hispanic Hispanic Total
White Black Asian/Pacific
Islander
Socio-Demographic Indicators
Population (2013) 253,743 38,453 10,300 71,941 375,592
Percentage of population (2013) 67.6% 10.2% 2.7% 19.2% 100.0%
Median annual household income in US dollars~ 71,206 57,684 95,879 63,192 68,517
Percentage of families below poverty~ 7.6% 17.4% 5.2% 14.4% 9.6%
General Health Indicators
Total mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 710.2 673.1 247.0 531.6 689.1
Percentage of premature deaths (< 75 years) 39.3% 66.6% 67.3% 58.2% 42.9%
Years of potential life lost per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 5,857 7,211 2,111 3,951 5,572
Birth-Related Indicators
Number of births per year (3 year average) 3,050 374 121 1,082 4,768
Percentage of births with early (1st trimester) prenatal care 75.6% 60.8% 70.1% 69.2% 72.6%
Percentage of births with adequate prenatal care (Kotelchuck index) 67.9% 50.1% 64.6% 60.9% 64.5%
Percentage of premature births (< 37 weeks gestation) 8.4% 14.9% 7.5% 11.4% 9.7%
Percentage of low birthweight births (< 2.5 kg) 6.2% 15.0% 6.9% 7.8% 7.4%
Teen pregnancies per 1,000 females aged 15-17 years 8.7 23.5 0.0* 31.4 16.2
Pregnancies per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 85.8 85.0 61.3 91.2 88.8
Fertility per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 68.4 47.4 54.8 66.9 67.1
Infant mortality per 1,000 live births 5.1 9.8 5.5* 5.9 5.7
Injury-Related Indicators
Motor vehicle-related mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 6.2 8.3 5.7* 9.2 7.7
Unintentional injury mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 32.6 25.9 13.0* 24.7 31.5
Unintentional injury hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 60.7 45.2 14.2 37.9 62.1
Poisoning hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 11.1 10.6 2.3* 6.4 10.8
Fall hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 65+ years 204.7 89.2 36.1* 98.2 203.2
Respiratory Disease Indicators
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 10.1 22.7 s 13.3 12.8
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 0-17 years 9.0 22.0 s 14.7 13.1
Chronic lower respiratory disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 42.8 22.3 10.8* 15.1 39.1
Chronic lower respiratory disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 29.8 41.7 4.1* 21.0 32.5
Heart Disease and Stroke Indicators
Diseases of the heart mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 178.6 182.3 54.6 126.1 173.7
Diseases of the heart hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 95.0 114.1 26.7 62.3 103.8
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 28.4 34.5 2.9* 32.8 29.2
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 24.0 30.6 9.4 17.3 26.2
Coronary heart disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 129.0 129.2 43.4* 100.6 125.8
Coronary heart disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 36.6 36.9 10.8 25.1 39.7
Congestive heart failure mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 15.2 13.8* 0.0* 7.7* 14.5
Congestive heart failure hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 22.4 39.6 6.2 17.8 25.8
Diabetes Indicators
Diabetes mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 15.0 22.7 0.0* 20.8 15.9
Diabetes (primary diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 12.4 24.8 5.0 12.2 14.6
Diabetes (any diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population , age-adjusted 187.3 324.9 73.9 192.1 217.2
Diabetes short-term complications hospitalizations per 10,000 population aged 6-17 years 2.1 s 0.0* s 2.1
Diabetes short-term complications hospitalizations per 10,000 population aged 18+ years 5.0 12.8 s 3.7 6.1
Cancer Indicators
Lung cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2010-2012) 73.8 56.9 32.1* 31.8 68.0
Colorectal cancer mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2010-2012) 15.0 16.6 0.0* 10.6 14.8
Colorectal cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2010-2012) 44.7 41.7 24.4* 39.1 43.4
Female breast cancer mortality per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2010-2012) 25.5 30.6 s 12.3* 24.5
Female late stage breast cancer incidence per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2010-2012) 50.7 68.6 37.8* 36.1 50.0
Cervix uteri cancer mortality per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2010-2012) 2.6 0.0* 0.0* s 2.6
Cervical cancer incidence per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2010-2012) 7.1 s 0.0* 5.8* 6.4
Substance Abuse and Mental Health-Related Indicators
Drug-related hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 33.2 27.8 4.8 12.0 32.5
Suicide mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 8.3 4.7* 0.0* 7.7 7.7

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