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

Health Indicator Non-Hispanic Hispanic Total
White Black Asian/Pacific
Islander
Socio-Demographic Indicators
Population (2011) 85,545 3,275 678 3,669 93,436
Percent of Population (2011) 91.6% 3.5% 0.7% 3.9% 100.0%
Median Annual Household Income in US Dollars~ 54,228 18,880 73,657 40,858 52,943
Percent of Families Below Poverty~ 7.0% 32.5% 0.0% 0.0% 7.5%
General Health Indicators
Total Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted 758.1 772.0 s 338.5 752.2
Percent Premature Deaths (< 75 Years) 40.6% s s s 41.4%
Years of Potential Life Lost per 100,000, Age-adjusted 6,496 7,471 2,136 3,289 6,417
Birth-Related Indicators
Number of Births per Year (3 Year Average) 920 26 5 53 1,022
Percent Births with Early (1st Trimester) Prenatal Care 72.9% s s s 70.8%
Percent Adequate Prenatal Care (Kotelchuck Index) 60.2% s s s 58.9%
Percent Premature Births (< 37 Weeks Gestation) 9.3% s s s 9.8%
Percent Low Birthweight Births (< 2.5 Kg) 7.1% s 0.0%* s 7.0%
Teen (Age 15-17) Pregnancy Rate per 1,000 13.2 s s 48.4 17.6
Total Pregnancy Rate per 1,000 Age 15-44 Females 69.9 68.9 45.5 105.1 74.3
Fertility Rate per 1,000 (All Births/Female Population 15-44) 61.2 50.9 34.1 82.6 62.4
Infant Mortality per 1,000 Live Births 2.9* s 0.0* 0.0* 2.9*
Injury-Related Indicators
Motor Vehicle-Related Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted 10.2 0.0* 0.0* s 9.7
Unintentional Injury Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted 33.3 s s s 34.0
Unintentional Injury Hospitalizations per 10,000, Age-adjusted 60.7 43.9 51.4* 22.6 62.0
Poisoning Hospitalizations per 10,000, Age-adjusted 9.2 9.0* 0.0* 6.1* 9.4
Fall hospitalizations per 10,000, Aged 65+ Years 180.1 s s s 182.6
Respiratory Disease Indicators
Asthma Hospitalizations per 10,000, Age-adjusted 7.7 29.5 s 8.4* 9.0
Asthma Hospitalizations per 10,000, Aged 0-17 Years 6.8 33.4 s s 9.1
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted 51.8 s 0.0* s 50.6
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease Hospitalizations per 10,000, Age-adjusted 33.3 67.1 s 18.3 35.1
Heart Disease and Stroke Indicators
Diseases of the Heart Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted 180.1 171.9 s s 178.3
Diseases of the Heart Hospitalizations per 10,000, Age-adjusted 117.4 170.3 s 77.6 123.6
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted 33.5 s 0.0* s 33.3
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) Hospitalizations per 10,000, Age-adjusted 25.4 34.6 0.0* 15.4* 26.7
Coronary Heart Disease Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted 127.5 111.3* s s 126.5
Coronary Heart Disease Hospitalizations per 10,000, Age-adjusted 43.8 68.2 0.0* 44.1 47.2
Congestive Heart Failure Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted 17.7 s 0.0* 0.0* 17.8
Congestive Heart Failure Hospitalizations per 10,000, Age-adjusted 28.5 49.1 0.0* 19.3* 29.7
Diabetes Indicators
Diabetes Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted 21.0 s s s 21.1
Diabetes Hospitalizations per 10,000 (Primary Dx ICD9 250), Age-adjusted 12.5 26.4 0.0* 17.8* 13.0
Diabetes Hospitalizations per 10,000 (Any Dx ICD9 250), Age-adjusted 192.7 400.7 46.9* 218.0 205.0
Diabetes Short-term Complications Hospitalizations per 10,000, Aged 6-17 Years s 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* s
Diabetes Short-term Complications Hospitalizations per 10,000, Aged 18+ Years 6.8 12.4* 0.0* s 7.0
Cancer Indicators
Lung Cancer Indicidence per 100,000, Age-adjusted (2008-2010) 73.5 s s s 72.2
Colorectal Cancer Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted (2008-2010) 14.7 s 0.0* 0.0* 14.6
Female Breast Cancer Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted (2008-2010) 19.8 s 0.0* s 20.6
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) 51.2% s s s 50.4%
Percent Early Stage Female Breast Cancer (2008-2010) 67.0% s s s 66.5%
Percent Early Stage Cervical Cancer (2008-2010) s 0.0%* 0.0%* 0.0%* s
Substance Abuse and Mental Health-Related Indicators
Drug-related Hospitalizations per 10,000, Age-adjusted 10.8 22.3 s 8.5* 11.4
Suicide Mortality Rate per 100,000, Age-adjusted 10.5 s 0.0* 0.0* 10.1

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