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

Health Indicator Non-Hispanic Hispanic Total
White Black Asian/Pacific
Islander
Socio-Demographic Indicators
Population (2017) 41,777 925 447 1,747 45,020
Percentage of population (2017) 92.8% 2.1% 1.0% 3.9% 100.0%
Median annual household income in US dollars (2013-2017)~ 48,338 NA NA 45,024 47,921
Percentage of families below poverty (2013-2017)~ 12.1% 27.1%* 5.4%* 25.6%* 12.5%
General Health Indicators
Total mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 699.5 259.2* 642.1* 622.1 692.8
Percentage of premature deaths (< 75 years) 42.0% 71.4%* 44.4%* 48.0% 42.2%
Years of potential life lost per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 6,462.7 3,987.3 4,059.4 4,964.5 6,338.9
Birth-Related Indicators
Number of births per year (3 year average) 323 6 5 14 352
Percentage of births with early (1st trimester) prenatal care 74.8% s s 56.1% 74.1%
Percentage of births with adequate prenatal care (APNCU)^ 83.3% s s 65.8% 82.4%
Percentage of premature births (< 37 weeks gestation - clinical estimate) 7.0% s s 7.3%* 6.9%
Percentage of low birthweight births (< 2.5 kg) 5.6% s s 4.9%* 5.4%
Teen pregnancies per 1,000 females aged under 18 years 3.0 18.2* s 2.8* 3.4
Pregnancies per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 62.2 54.3 28.6 43.5 61.6
Fertility per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 50.0 30.8 36.5 33.9 48.9
Infant mortality per 1,000 live births 3.1* s s 0.0* 2.8*
Injury-Related Indicators
Motor vehicle-related mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 12.8 0.0* 0.0* 31.0* 13.5
Unintentional injury mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 49.4 0.0* 0.0* 31.0* 47.9
Unintentional injury hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 51.9 s s 22.9* 51.6
Poisoning hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 6.8 0.0* 0.0* s 7.4
Fall hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 65+ years (2016-2017)++ 132.3 0.0* s s 134.2
Suicide mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 17.5 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 15.8
Respiratory Disease Indicators
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 3.5 s 0.0* 0.0* 3.3
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 0-17 years (2016-2017)++ 5.7* 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 5.2*
Chronic lower respiratory disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 48.2 0.0* 0.0* 33.0* 47.0
Chronic lower respiratory disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 22.8 s s s 22.7
Heart Disease and Stroke Indicators
Diseases of the heart mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 185.2 0.0* 154.6* 110.6* 183.4
Diseases of the heart hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 80.8 47.1* s s 82.3
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 29.1 0.0* 129.9* 33.0* 29.4
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 14.5 s 0.0* s 14.9
Coronary heart disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 127.3 0.0* 77.3* 110.6* 126.1
Coronary heart disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 28.2 s s s 29.0
Congestive heart failure mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 16.6 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 16.0
Potentially preventable heart failure hospitalization rate per 10,000 population - Aged 18 years and older (2016-2017)++ 30.4 s 0.0* 0.0* 29.2
Diabetes Indicators
Diabetes mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 20.7 0.0* 0.0* 24.2* 20.3
Diabetes (primary diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 12.7 0.0* s s 12.4
Diabetes (any diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 169.1 147.7 110.2* 87.4 172.6
Potentially preventable diabetes short-term complications hospitalization rate per 10,000 population - Aged 18+ Years (2016-2017)++ 2.7 0.0* s s 2.8
Cancer Indicators
Lung cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2014-2016) 74.0 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 71.2
Colorectal cancer mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2014-2016) 14.9 s 0.0* s 15.5
Colorectal cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2014-2016) 43.3 s s s 44.4
Female breast cancer mortality per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2014-2016) 20.3 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 19.5
Female late stage breast cancer incidence per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2014-2016) 30.0 0.0* 0.0* s 30.3
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