Wayne County Health Indicators by Race/Ethnicity, 2010-2012

Health Indicator Non-Hispanic Hispanic Total
White Black Asian/Pacific
Islander
Socio-Demographic Indicators
Population (2012) 85,203 3,177 685 3,614 92,962
Percent of population (2012) 91.7% 3.4% 0.7% 3.9% 100.0%
Median annual household income in US dollars~ 53,037 26,406 86,094 48,693 52,458
Percent of families below poverty~ 7.3% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 7.4%
General Health Indicators
Total mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 750.6 777.7 1,017.4 385.0 748.6
Percent premature deaths (< 75 years) 39.6% 63.2% 46.7%* 57.1% 40.4%
Years of potential life lost per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 6,271 7,661 6,857 3,116 6,244
Birth-Related Indicators
Number of births per year (3 year average) 890 24 5 50 990
Percent of births with early (1st trimester) prenatal care 76.0% s s 51.0% 74.0%
Percent of births with adequate prenatal care (kotelchuck index) 62.5% s s 40.8% 61.2%
Percent premature births (< 37 weeks gestation) 9.9% s s 9.5% 10.0%
Percent low birthweight births (< 2.5 kg) 6.7% s 0.0%* 5.4%* 6.7%
Teen pregnancy rate per 1,000 females aged 15-17 years 9.5 20.2* 0.0* 18.5* 12.6
Pregnancy rate per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 68.5 66.0 36.7 83.4 72.1
Fertility rate per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 59.7 49.7 32.4 71.6 60.7
Infant mortality per 1,000 live births 4.5 s 0.0* 0.0* 4.4
Injury-Related Indicators
Motor vehicle-related mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 11.7 15.2* 0.0* 7.1* 11.6
Unintentional injury mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 37.2 26.1* 0.0* 35.9* 37.3
Unintentional injury hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 59.4 43.5 50.2* 22.6 60.9
Poisoning hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 9.9 9.4* s 9.2* 10.6
Fall hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 65+ years 171.2 s s s 177.4
Respiratory Disease Indicators
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 7.3 22.6 s 8.2 8.4
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 0-17 years 6.7 28.2* s s 9.1
Chronic lower respiratory disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 46.0 11.0* 73.8* 0.0* 45.1
Chronic lower respiratory disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 30.6 50.7 s 22.5 32.5
Heart Disease and Stroke Indicators
Diseases of the heart mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 177.5 183.4 347.9* 21.7* 176.9
Diseases of the heart hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 108.2 200.2 0.0* 61.1 115.3
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 32.6 35.4* 0.0* 23.6* 32.4
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 24.8 32.5 s s 26.1
Coronary heart disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 124.3 138.1 297.8* 21.7* 124.5
Coronary heart disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 39.0 79.1 0.0* 27.9 42.4
Congestive heart failure mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 20.5 15.2* 0.0* 0.0* 20.2
Congestive heart failure hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 26.8 77.8 0.0* 19.2* 28.9
Diabetes Indicators
Diabetes mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 21.7 44.2* 50.1* 32.7* 22.3
Diabetes (primary diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 11.5 26.9 0.0* 17.9 12.5
Diabetes (any diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population , age-adjusted 187.3 407.4 37.6* 228.8 201.2
Diabetes short-term complications hospitalizations per 10,000 population aged 6-17 years s 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* s
Diabetes short-term complications hospitalizations per 10,000 population aged 18+ years 5.9 12.4* 0.0* s 6.3
Cancer Indicators
Lung cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2009-2011) 68.1 s s s 68.0
Colorectal cancer mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2009-2011) 15.2 s 0.0* s 15.3
Colorectal cancer incidence per 100,000, age-adjusted (2009-2011) 39.7 s s s 40.0
Female breast cancer mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2009-2011) 16.6 s 0.0* s 18.2
Female late stage breast cancer incidence per 100,000, age-adjusted (2009-2011) 44.2 s s s 44.7
Cervix uteri cancer mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2009-2011) s 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* s
Cervical cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2009-2011) 6.5* 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 6.0*
Substance Abuse and Mental Health-Related Indicators
Drug-related hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 10.1 16.0 s 10.2* 10.8
Suicide mortality rate per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 10.3 17.2* 0.0* 0.0* 10.3

Key

Symbol Meaning
* Fewer than 10 events in the numerator, therefore the rate or percent 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