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

Health Indicator Non-Hispanic Hispanic Total
White Black Asian/Pacific
Islander
Socio-Demographic Indicators
Population (2016) 54,928 6,658 1,208 11,717 74,801
Percentage of population (2016) 73.4% 8.9% 1.6% 15.7% 100.0%
Median annual household income in US dollars (2012-2016)~ 55,470 30,433 93,942 38,016 52,027
Percentage of families below poverty (2012-2016)~ 9.1% 21.8% 0.0% 25.3% 12.5%
General Health Indicators
Total mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 807.2 724.0 173.6* 456.2 775.3
Percentage of premature deaths (< 75 years) 48.7% 57.9% 57.1%* 75.5% 50.9%
Years of potential life lost per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 7,853.4 5,688.0 414.5 6,508.8 7,476.2
Birth-Related Indicators
Number of births per year (3 year average) 550 49 17 173 812
Percentage of births with early (1st trimester) prenatal care 67.9% 62.8% 56.9% 65.0% 66.5%
Percentage of births with adequate prenatal care (APNCU)^ 67.2% 66.4% 70.6% 67.8% 67.1%
Percentage of premature births (< 37 weeks gestation - clinical estimate) 9.5% 19.6% 11.8%* 11.8% 10.6%
Percentage of low birthweight births (< 2.5 kg) 7.7% 14.2% 9.8%* 10.6% 8.8%
Teen pregnancies per 1,000 females aged 15-17 years 9.7 14.3* s 23.9 14.6
Pregnancies per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 82.3 66.9 54.1 96.2 88.4
Fertility per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 62.7 40.7 61.3 75.7 64.5
Infant mortality per 1,000 live births 4.2* 6.8* 0.0* 7.7* 4.9
Injury-Related Indicators
Motor vehicle-related mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 14.6 0.0* 0.0* 12.2* 12.6
Unintentional injury mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 54.7 17.3* 0.0* 47.8 51.4
Unintentional injury hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2012-2014) 62.9 31.8 16.8* 32.4 61.3
Poisoning hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2012-2014) 13.8 7.2 s 5.9 13.1
Fall hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 65+ years (2012-2014) 152.2 50.4 0.0* 57.9 146.5
Suicide mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 18.4 7.8* 0.0* 5.2* 15.1
Respiratory Disease Indicators
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2012-2014) 7.6 13.7 0.0* 8.3 9.0
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 0-17 years (2012-2014) 10.6 13.7* 0.0* 8.4* 11.3
Chronic lower respiratory disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 48.6 29.7* 38.8* 13.5* 45.6
Chronic lower respiratory disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2012-2014) 23.7 17.3 s 13.1 24.5
Heart Disease and Stroke Indicators
Diseases of the heart mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 200.2 218.1 67.4* 91.5 192.5
Diseases of the heart hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2012-2014) 95.6 79.8 26.1 49.5 98.7
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 26.8 23.3* 0.0* 4.1* 24.7
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2012-2014) 21.6 22.0 s 10.1 22.4
Coronary heart disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 142.7 146.9 49.7* 68.9 137.2
Coronary heart disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2012-2014) 35.1 29.3 22.9 21.8 36.7
Congestive heart failure mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 18.9 15.7* 17.7* 6.8* 18.1
Congestive heart failure hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2012-2014) 25.2 21.2 s 11.1 25.4
Diabetes Indicators
Diabetes mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 18.3 33.9* 0.0* 8.1* 18.2
Diabetes (primary diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2012-2014) 12.5 15.6 0.0* 7.0 13.8
Diabetes (any diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2012-2014) 194.6 198.2 32.0 153.1 209.2
Diabetes short-term complications hospitalizations per 10,000 population aged 6-17 years (2012-2014) 6.6 s 0.0* 0.0* 6.2
Diabetes short-term complications hospitalizations per 10,000 population aged 18+ years (2012-2014) 5.9 7.8 0.0* 5.8 7.1
Cancer Indicators
Lung cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2013-2015) 74.8 70.5 s 27.9* 70.6
Colorectal cancer mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2013-2015) 11.9 s 0.0* s 12.2
Colorectal cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2013-2015) 40.5 61.2 s 38.4 41.3
Female breast cancer mortality per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2013-2015) 16.4 s 0.0* s 16.0
Female late stage breast cancer incidence per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2013-2015) 48.1 78.1* 0.0* s 46.4
Cervix uteri cancer mortality per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2013-2015) 5.6* 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 4.6*
Cervical cancer incidence per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2013-2015) 10.5* s 0.0* s 12.0
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