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

Health Indicator Non-Hispanic Hispanic Total
White Black Asian/Pacific
Islander
Socio-Demographic Indicators
Population (2013) 84,640 3,193 740 3,651 92,473
Percentage of population (2013) 91.5% 3.5% 0.8% 3.9% 100.0%
Median annual household income in US dollars~ 53,215 24,539 83,250 44,893 52,092
Percentage of families below poverty~ 7.2% 18.2% NA NA 7.5%
General Health Indicators
Total mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 742.4 656.2 908.5 386.1 738.5
Percentage of premature deaths (< 75 years) 40.2% 65.4% 38.5%* 62.5% 41.0%
Years of potential life lost per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 6,474 7,519 4,973 4,121 6,444
Birth-Related Indicators
Number of births per year (3 year average) 875 26 6 54 987
Percentage of births with early (1st trimester) prenatal care 75.1% 62.3% s 58.0% 73.3%
Percentage of births with adequate prenatal care (Kotelchuck index) 63.2% 59.7% s 48.4% 62.0%
Percentage of premature births (< 37 weeks gestation) 10.1% 17.9% s 10.7% 10.3%
Percentage of low birthweight births (< 2.5 kg) 6.9% 11.5%* s 6.9% 6.9%
Teen pregnancies per 1,000 females aged 15-17 years 9.7 8.3* s 9.9* 11.0
Pregnancies per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 68.5 69.2 35.4 82.7 72.1
Fertility per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 59.7 53.0 33.5 74.8 61.3
Infant mortality per 1,000 live births 5.0 12.8* s 6.2* 5.1
Injury-Related Indicators
Motor vehicle-related mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 14.1 24.4* 0.0* 14.0* 14.7
Unintentional injury mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 38.7 50.2* 0.0* 41.6* 40.1
Unintentional injury hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 63.2 38.0 38.0* 25.6 64.3
Poisoning hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 10.7 9.5* s 9.4* 11.3
Fall hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 65+ years 185.8 s s s 191.5
Respiratory Disease Indicators
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 6.3 11.9 s 6.0* 7.0
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 0-17 years 5.1 s s s 6.6
Chronic lower respiratory disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 42.1 0.0* 62.0* 0.0* 41.2
Chronic lower respiratory disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 28.4 35.0 s 14.3 29.7
Heart Disease and Stroke Indicators
Diseases of the heart mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 170.3 118.4* 323.4* 20.7* 167.9
Diseases of the heart hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 102.0 146.7 s 49.5 108.1
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 36.3 56.4* 0.0* 0.0* 36.6
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 26.1 33.6 s 16.3* 27.6
Coronary heart disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 119.3 75.7* 274.2* 20.7* 117.6
Coronary heart disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 33.6 49.7 s 8.5* 36.2
Congestive heart failure mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 19.6 15.5* 0.0* 0.0* 19.4
Congestive heart failure hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 27.3 56.0 0.0* 28.6 29.2
Diabetes Indicators
Diabetes mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 21.1 50.8* 0.0* 37.5* 22.0
Diabetes (primary diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 11.6 31.0 0.0* 13.4* 12.5
Diabetes (any diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population , age-adjusted 188.9 343.8 60.4 210.5 202.3
Diabetes short-term complications hospitalizations per 10,000 population aged 6-17 years 2.1* 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 2.0*
Diabetes short-term complications hospitalizations per 10,000 population aged 18+ years 5.2 15.2 0.0* s 5.6
Cancer Indicators
Lung cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2010-2012) 68.6 59.7* s s 68.2
Colorectal cancer mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2010-2012) 14.6 s 0.0* s 14.4
Colorectal cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2010-2012) 38.2 s 0.0* 0.0* 37.6
Female breast cancer mortality per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2010-2012) 18.9 s 0.0* s 20.4
Female late stage breast cancer incidence per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2010-2012) 41.2 s 0.0* s 40.7
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) 7.7 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 7.2
Substance Abuse and Mental Health-Related Indicators
Drug-related hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 9.9 9.0* 0.0* 9.1* 10.4
Suicide mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 9.9 17.6* 0.0* 0.0* 10.0

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