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

Health Indicator Non-Hispanic Hispanic Total
White Black Asian/Pacific
Islander
Socio-Demographic Indicators
Population (2011) 59,157 2,003 375 1,503 63,165
Percent of Population (2011) 93.7% 3.2% 0.6% 2.4% 100.0%
Median Annual Household Income in US Dollars~ 51,010 63,424 0 0 51,166
Percent of Families Below Poverty~ 10.3% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 10.4%
General Health Indicators
Total Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted 781.3 928.1 1,154.7* 426.0* 779.1
Percent Premature Deaths (< 75 Years) 39.9% s s s 40.6%
Years of Potential Life Lost per 100,000, Age-adjusted 6,980 5,810 14,509 1,864 6,845
Birth-Related Indicators
Number of Births per Year (3 Year Average) 608 2 s 12 628
Percent Births with Early (1st Trimester) Prenatal Care 61.6% s s s 61.4%
Percent Adequate Prenatal Care (Kotelchuck Index) 58.3% s s s 57.8%
Percent Premature Births (< 37 Weeks Gestation) 9.6% 0.0%* s s 9.8%
Percent Low Birthweight Births (< 2.5 Kg) 8.0% s 0.0%* s 8.1%
Teen (Age 15-17) Pregnancy Rate per 1,000 16.8 0.0* 0.0* s 17.0
Total Pregnancy Rate per 1,000 Age 15-44 Females 71.6 s s 100.2 71.9
Fertility Rate per 1,000 (All Births/Female Population 15-44) 58.4 s s 66.2 58.2
Infant Mortality per 1,000 Live Births 4.4* 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 4.2*
Injury-Related Indicators
Motor Vehicle-Related Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted 12.5 s 0.0* 0.0* 12.3
Unintentional Injury Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted 34.8 s s 0.0* 34.2
Unintentional Injury Hospitalizations per 10,000, Age-adjusted 70.9 56.3 s s 75.1
Poisoning Hospitalizations per 10,000, Age-adjusted 13.2 10.8 s s 14.0
Fall hospitalizations per 10,000, Aged 65+ Years 202.2 s 0.0* 0.0* 216.7
Respiratory Disease Indicators
Asthma Hospitalizations per 10,000, Age-adjusted 12.4 s 0.0* s 12.5
Asthma Hospitalizations per 10,000, Aged 0-17 Years 8.6 s 0.0* 0.0* 8.7
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted 52.3 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 51.6
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease Hospitalizations per 10,000, Age-adjusted 37.1 s 0.0* s 39.4
Heart Disease and Stroke Indicators
Diseases of the Heart Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted 169.7 409.0* s s 170.8
Diseases of the Heart Hospitalizations per 10,000, Age-adjusted 89.2 45.6 0.0* s 96.4
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted 35.8 s 0.0* 0.0* 36.0
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) Hospitalizations per 10,000, Age-adjusted 19.8 s 0.0* 0.0* 21.2
Coronary Heart Disease Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted 111.8 s s 0.0* 112.5
Coronary Heart Disease Hospitalizations per 10,000, Age-adjusted 33.0 23.1* 0.0* s 35.9
Congestive Heart Failure Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted 14.8 s 0.0* s 15.4
Congestive Heart Failure Hospitalizations per 10,000, Age-adjusted 22.1 s 0.0* 0.0* 24.0
Diabetes Indicators
Diabetes Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted 19.7 s 0.0* s 20.3
Diabetes Hospitalizations per 10,000 (Primary Dx ICD9 250), Age-adjusted 12.0 s 0.0* 0.0* 12.5
Diabetes Hospitalizations per 10,000 (Any Dx ICD9 250), Age-adjusted 200.1 90.3 s 90.6 213.1
Diabetes Short-term Complications Hospitalizations per 10,000, Aged 6-17 Years 5.0 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 5.5
Diabetes Short-term Complications Hospitalizations per 10,000, Aged 18+ Years 2.8 s 0.0* 0.0* 3.3
Cancer Indicators
Lung Cancer Indicidence per 100,000, Age-adjusted (2008-2010) 90.6 s 0.0* s 92.6
Colorectal Cancer Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted (2008-2010) 15.2 0.0* 0.0* s 15.7
Female Breast Cancer Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted (2008-2010) 21.3 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 21.0
Cervix Uteri Cancer Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted (2008-2010) s 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* s
Percent Early Stage Colorectal Cancer (2008-2010) 45.7% 0.0%* 0.0%* s 46.9%
Percent Early Stage Female Breast Cancer (2008-2010) 66.7% 0.0%* s 0.0%* 66.4%
Percent Early Stage Cervical Cancer (2008-2010) 50.0%* 0.0%* 0.0%* 0.0%* 50.0%*
Substance Abuse and Mental Health-Related Indicators
Drug-related Hospitalizations per 10,000, Age-adjusted 15.7 10.3 s s 16.0
Suicide Mortality Rate per 100,000, Age-adjusted 15.8 0.0* s 0.0* 15.3

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