Montgomery County Health Indicators by Race/Ethnicity, 2014-2016

Health Indicator Non-Hispanic Hispanic Total
White Black Asian/Pacific
Islander
Socio-Demographic Indicators
Population (2016) 40,929 1,212 436 6,569 49,276
Percentage of population (2016) 83.1% 2.5% 0.9% 13.3% 100.0%
Median annual household income in US dollars (2012-2016)~ 47,574 37,731* 31,250 22,591 44,455
Percentage of families below poverty (2012-2016)~ 12.0% 46.2% 28.8%* 41.0% 15.9%
General Health Indicators
Total mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 820.0 668.8 363.2* 483.1 804.9
Percentage of premature deaths (< 75 years) 34.3% 66.7%* 25.0%* 60.4% 35.5%
Years of potential life lost per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 7,463.8 7,590.4 336.1* 5,033.7 7,182.6
Birth-Related Indicators
Number of births per year (3 year average) 470 12 5 110 612
Percentage of births with early (1st trimester) prenatal care 68.3% 61.1% s 69.0% 68.1%
Percentage of births with adequate prenatal care (APNCU)^ 68.3% 61.8% s 67.5% 68.2%
Percentage of premature births (< 37 weeks gestation - clinical estimate) 10.0% 16.2%* s 10.3% 10.4%
Percentage of low birthweight births (< 2.5 kg) 7.4% 8.1%* s 10.1% 8.2%
Teen pregnancies per 1,000 females aged 15-17 years 12.9 9.3* s 31.1 16.9
Pregnancies per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 82.1 78.0 57.3 98.5 86.8
Fertility per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 66.8 47.3 50.2 77.6 69.4
Infant mortality per 1,000 live births 6.4* 0.0* s 3.0* 6.0
Injury-Related Indicators
Motor vehicle-related mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 9.4 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 7.8
Unintentional injury mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 42.9 59.0* 0.0* 33.5* 41.0
Unintentional injury hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2012-2014) 69.5 42.4 0.0* 36.9 73.0
Poisoning hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2012-2014) 13.9 22.3* 0.0* 8.6 15.3
Fall hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 65+ years (2012-2014) 237.4 s 0.0* 81.9* 248.4
Suicide mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 10.4 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 8.8
Respiratory Disease Indicators
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2012-2014) 7.4 29.4* 0.0* 24.5 9.3
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 0-17 years (2012-2014) 9.4 s 0.0* 10.2* 10.0
Chronic lower respiratory disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 54.4 126.5* 0.0* 0.0* 52.1
Chronic lower respiratory disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2012-2014) 27.8 36.7 0.0* 46.8 31.4
Heart Disease and Stroke Indicators
Diseases of the heart mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 233.4 91.5* 101.9* 101.2 227.6
Diseases of the heart hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2012-2014) 91.6 52.4 s 88.0 99.7
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 25.6 0.0* 0.0* 14.8* 26.1
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2012-2014) 21.3 s s 19.3 22.7
Coronary heart disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 150.2 91.5* 101.9* 58.3* 147.2
Coronary heart disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2012-2014) 32.4 s 0.0* 24.0 35.2
Congestive heart failure mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 17.7 0.0* 0.0* 12.2* 18.0
Congestive heart failure hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2012-2014) 29.1 s s 34.3 32.3
Diabetes Indicators
Diabetes mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 23.8 0.0* 0.0* 52.2* 27.2
Diabetes (primary diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2012-2014) 12.1 31.7* s 25.3 14.9
Diabetes (any diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2012-2014) 188.5 390.7 107.4 327.4 222.0
Diabetes short-term complications hospitalizations per 10,000 population aged 6-17 years (2012-2014) 3.9* 0.0* 0.0* s 5.6
Diabetes short-term complications hospitalizations per 10,000 population aged 18+ years (2012-2014) 6.3 32.9* 0.0* 12.9 7.7
Cancer Indicators
Lung cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2013-2015) 74.2 s s s 72.0
Colorectal cancer mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2013-2015) 14.3 0.0* 0.0* s 15.4
Colorectal cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2013-2015) 47.3 0.0* 0.0* 95.7* 47.0
Female breast cancer mortality per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2013-2015) 16.1 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 14.9
Female late stage breast cancer incidence per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2013-2015) 38.4 0.0* 0.0* s 36.3
Cervix uteri cancer mortality per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2013-2015) s 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* s
Cervical cancer incidence per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2013-2015) s 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* s
Key
Symbol Meaning
* The rate or percentage is unstable. See the "About" page
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
^ APNCU: Adequacy of Prenatal Care Utilization Index