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

Health Indicator Non-Hispanic Hispanic Total
White Black Asian/Pacific
Islander
Socio-Demographic Indicators
Population (2013) 59,027 2,035 368 1,523 63,093
Percentage of population (2013) 93.6% 3.2% 0.6% 2.4% 100.0%
Median annual household income in US dollars~ 51,073 70,984 NA 21,808 50,600
Percentage of families below poverty~ 9.9% NA NA NA 9.9%
General Health Indicators
Total mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 735.3 463.8 352.5* 519.9* 732.0
Percentage of premature deaths (< 75 years) 40.1% 76.9% 100.0%* 77.8%* 40.7%
Years of potential life lost per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 6,568 5,401 8,476 6,788 6,539
Birth-Related Indicators
Number of births per year (3 year average) 606 1 4 12 629
Percentage of births with early (1st trimester) prenatal care 65.1% s s 54.3% 64.7%
Percentage of births with adequate prenatal care (Kotelchuck index) 62.3% s s 44.1% 61.8%
Percentage of premature births (< 37 weeks gestation) 11.5% s s 16.7%* 11.6%
Percentage of low birthweight births (< 2.5 kg) 7.7% s s 2.8%* 7.6%
Teen pregnancies per 1,000 females aged 15-17 years 14.0 s s s 14.1
Pregnancies per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 72.7 21.7* 50.8 74.5 73.1
Fertility per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 59.7 10.9* 44.1 54.7 59.3
Infant mortality per 1,000 live births 4.4* s s 55.6* 5.3
Injury-Related Indicators
Motor vehicle-related mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 10.9 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 10.1
Unintentional injury mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 25.0 0.0* 89.2* 26.3* 24.5
Unintentional injury hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 61.6 52.1 s 38.7* 67.0
Poisoning hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 10.6 11.7* s s 11.7
Fall hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 65+ years 177.7 s s s 189.9
Respiratory Disease Indicators
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 9.5 s 0.0* s 9.7
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 0-17 years 5.8 s 0.0* s 6.5
Chronic lower respiratory disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 52.9 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 52.1
Chronic lower respiratory disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 34.4 s 0.0* s 35.7
Heart Disease and Stroke Indicators
Diseases of the heart mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 149.9 106.0* 0.0* 0.0* 149.7
Diseases of the heart hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 74.6 52.4 136.0* 34.8* 81.2
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 31.8 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 31.6
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 21.1 s 0.0* 0.0* 21.8
Coronary heart disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 97.6 55.1* 0.0* 0.0* 97.2
Coronary heart disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 25.2 s s s 27.7
Congestive heart failure mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 15.4 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 15.6
Congestive heart failure hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 21.4 0.0* s 0.0* 22.2
Diabetes Indicators
Diabetes mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 20.7 0.0* 161.1* 0.0* 20.6
Diabetes (primary diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 12.2 s 0.0* s 12.8
Diabetes (any diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population , age-adjusted 183.7 98.7 116.8* 146.5 195.5
Diabetes short-term complications hospitalizations per 10,000 population aged 6-17 years 4.3 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 4.5
Diabetes short-term complications hospitalizations per 10,000 population aged 18+ years 4.0 s 0.0* s 4.2
Cancer Indicators
Lung cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2010-2012) 90.7 s 0.0* s 90.7
Colorectal cancer mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2010-2012) 15.9 0.0* 0.0* s 16.0
Colorectal cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2010-2012) 39.9 0.0* 0.0* s 40.1
Female breast cancer mortality per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2010-2012) 18.2 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 18.0
Female late stage breast cancer incidence per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2010-2012) 30.0 s 0.0* 0.0* 30.7
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) 10.3 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 10.0
Substance Abuse and Mental Health-Related Indicators
Drug-related hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 13.3 8.4* s s 13.6
Suicide mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 15.1 10.0* 0.0* 14.0* 15.2

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