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

Health Indicator Non-Hispanic Hispanic Total
White Black Asian/Pacific
Islander
Socio-Demographic Indicators
Population (2016) 57,586 2,033 384 1,655 61,800
Percentage of population (2016) 93.2% 3.3% 0.6% 2.7% 100.0%
Median annual household income in US dollars (2012-2016)~ 51,642 NA 55,417* 24,844* 51,449
Percentage of families below poverty (2012-2016)~ 7.9% 71.9% 0.0% 40.2%* 8.4%
General Health Indicators
Total mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 743.4 633.1* 182.4* 820.0 737.0
Percentage of premature deaths (< 75 years) 40.6% 62.5%* 0.0%* 57.1%* 41.0%
Years of potential life lost per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 6,176.4 2,209.3 0.0* 3,487.1 6,026.3
Birth-Related Indicators
Number of births per year (3 year average) 539 1 5 15 570
Percentage of births with early (1st trimester) prenatal care 70.5% s s 48.8% 69.8%
Percentage of births with adequate prenatal care (APNCU)^ 69.4% s s 47.5% 69.2%
Percentage of premature births (< 37 weeks gestation - clinical estimate) 10.2% s s 2.2%* 10.0%
Percentage of low birthweight births (< 2.5 kg) 7.1% s s 2.2%* 7.1%
Teen pregnancies per 1,000 females aged 15-17 years 18.3 s s s 17.7
Pregnancies per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 70.6 26.5* 39.5 82.8 71.3
Fertility per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 56.2 11.8* 46.1 68.0 56.7
Infant mortality per 1,000 live births 3.7* s s 0.0* 4.1*
Injury-Related Indicators
Motor vehicle-related mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 10.6 0.0* 0.0* 13.0* 10.3
Unintentional injury mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 37.3 95.4* 0.0* 13.0* 36.4
Unintentional injury hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2012-2014) 56.4 67.2 s 60.8 62.2
Poisoning hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2012-2014) 10.7 s 0.0* s 11.3
Fall hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 65+ years (2012-2014) 160.3 s s s 170.6
Suicide mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 11.6 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 11.2
Respiratory Disease Indicators
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2012-2014) 7.8 s 0.0* s 8.2
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 0-17 years (2012-2014) 6.7 0.0* 0.0* s 7.4
Chronic lower respiratory disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 58.2 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 57.4
Chronic lower respiratory disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2012-2014) 31.1 18.6* s s 31.7
Heart Disease and Stroke Indicators
Diseases of the heart mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 163.7 16.0* 91.2* 33.8* 161.0
Diseases of the heart hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2012-2014) 69.2 64.2 159.6 66.9 75.3
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 31.0 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 30.3
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2012-2014) 20.6 s 0.0* s 21.2
Coronary heart disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 102.7 0.0* 91.2* 0.0* 100.9
Coronary heart disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2012-2014) 22.7 14.1* s 24.9* 25.4
Congestive heart failure mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 9.6 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 9.5
Congestive heart failure hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2012-2014) 21.2 s s s 21.6
Diabetes Indicators
Diabetes mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 23.9 0.0* 0.0* 70.4* 24.5
Diabetes (primary diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2012-2014) 11.8 s 0.0* s 12.2
Diabetes (any diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2012-2014) 174.6 113.4 124.2* 143.1 184.0
Diabetes short-term complications hospitalizations per 10,000 population aged 6-17 years (2012-2014) 3.6* 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 3.8
Diabetes short-term complications hospitalizations per 10,000 population aged 18+ years (2012-2014) 4.8 0.0* 0.0* s 4.7
Cancer Indicators
Lung cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2013-2015) 76.0 s 0.0* 0.0* 75.4
Colorectal cancer mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2013-2015) 13.0 s 0.0* 0.0* 13.1
Colorectal cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2013-2015) 41.8 s 0.0* s 42.4
Female breast cancer mortality per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2013-2015) 15.8 s 0.0* 0.0* 16.2
Female late stage breast cancer incidence per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2013-2015) 38.1 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 37.3
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) 6.9* 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 6.8*
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