Allegany County Health Indicators by Race/Ethnicity, 2015-2017

Health Indicator Non-Hispanic Hispanic Total
White Black Asian/Pacific
Islander
Socio-Demographic Indicators
Population (2017) 44,451 753 624 743 46,688
Percentage of population (2017) 95.2% 1.6% 1.3% 1.6% 100.0%
Median annual household income in US dollars (2013-2017)~ 45,576 42,188 NA 19,091* 45,359
Percentage of families below poverty (2013-2017)~ 11.7% 0.0% 0.0% 71.0% 11.7%
General Health Indicators
Total mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 789.5 568.2* 100.7* 689.8 787.2
Percentage of premature deaths (< 75 years) 40.5% 50.0%* 100.0%* 20.0%* 40.7%
Years of potential life lost per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 6,505.8 3,189.8 1,443.4 1,919.6 6,554.0
Birth-Related Indicators
Number of births per year (3 year average) 442 1 6 38 494
Percentage of births with early (1st trimester) prenatal care 77.7% s s 11.6% 73.6%
Percentage of births with adequate prenatal care (APNCU)^ 80.0% s s 9.6%* 75.7%
Percentage of premature births (< 37 weeks gestation - clinical estimate) 7.8% s s 5.7%* 8.1%
Percentage of low birthweight births (< 2.5 kg) 7.0% s s 1.2%* 7.1%
Teen pregnancies per 1,000 females aged under 18 years 3.2 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 3.3
Pregnancies per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 61.6 21.2 24.5 223.5 64.4
Fertility per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 53.7 6.5* 27.6 210.4 55.9
Infant mortality per 1,000 live births 4.5* s s 0.0* 5.4*
Injury-Related Indicators
Motor vehicle-related mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 7.9 0.0* 0.0* 62.0* 8.0
Unintentional injury mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 35.5 0.0* 0.0* 128.0* 35.8
Unintentional injury hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 56.8 s s s 56.6
Poisoning hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 6.3 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 6.0
Fall hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 65+ years (2016-2017)++ 146.6 0.0* 0.0* s 148.8
Suicide mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 14.9 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 14.4
Respiratory Disease Indicators
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 3.7 0.0* 0.0* s 3.6
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 0-17 years (2016-2017)++ 4.4* 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 4.2*
Chronic lower respiratory disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 68.2 0.0* 0.0* 128.0* 68.9
Chronic lower respiratory disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 29.7 0.0* 0.0* s 29.4
Heart Disease and Stroke Indicators
Diseases of the heart mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 195.7 197.2* 0.0* 128.0* 194.5
Diseases of the heart hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 75.9 s 0.0* 60.3* 76.9
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 21.1 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 20.7
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 16.6 s 0.0* 0.0* 17.1
Coronary heart disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 114.3 101.6* 0.0* 65.9* 113.1
Coronary heart disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 23.4 s 0.0* s 24.0
Congestive heart failure mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 22.9 0.0* 0.0* 62.0* 23.0
Potentially preventable heart failure hospitalization rate per 10,000 population - Aged 18 years and older (2016-2017)++ 34.2 0.0* 0.0* s 33.0
Diabetes Indicators
Diabetes mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 34.8 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 34.1
Diabetes (primary diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 13.1 s 0.0* s 12.9
Diabetes (any diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 183.3 356.4 s 297.5 185.9
Potentially preventable diabetes short-term complications hospitalization rate per 10,000 population - Aged 18+ Years (2016-2017)++ 1.8 0.0* 0.0* s 1.9
Cancer Indicators
Lung cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2014-2016) 77.6 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 76.7
Colorectal cancer mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2014-2016) 17.2 s 0.0* 0.0* 17.4
Colorectal cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2014-2016) 48.8 s 0.0* 0.0* 49.4
Female breast cancer mortality per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2014-2016) 18.7 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 18.4
Female late stage breast cancer incidence per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2014-2016) 37.0 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 36.1
Cervix uteri cancer mortality per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2014-2016) s 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* s
Cervical cancer incidence per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2014-2016) 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
++ In 2015, SPARCS transitioned from ICD-9-CM to ICD-10-CM diagnosis codes. These two are not comparable, so data for 2016-and-forward should not be compared with earlier data.
~ 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