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

Health Indicator Non-Hispanic Hispanic Total
White Black Asian/Pacific
Islander
Socio-Demographic Indicators
Population (2017) 4,294 67 37 71 4,481
Percentage of population (2017) 95.8% 1.5% 0.8% 1.6% 100.0%
Median annual household income in US dollars (2013-2017)~ 55,720 NA NA NA 55,587
Percentage of families below poverty (2013-2017)~ 7.1% NA NA 25.0%* 7.3%
General Health Indicators
Total mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 713.6 793.1* 0.0* 742.3* 712.0
Percentage of premature deaths (< 75 years) 40.2% 100.0%* NA 100.0%* 41.2%
Years of potential life lost per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 6,017.6 21,524.1 0.0* 17,763.6 6,202.0
Birth-Related Indicators
Number of births per year (3 year average) 24 1 1 0 26
Percentage of births with early (1st trimester) prenatal care 65.7% s s NA 68.4%
Percentage of births with adequate prenatal care (APNCU)^ 72.5% s s NA 74.7%
Percentage of premature births (< 37 weeks gestation - clinical estimate) 6.9%* s s NA 6.4%*
Percentage of low birthweight births (< 2.5 kg) 4.2%* s s NA 3.8%*
Teen pregnancies per 1,000 females aged under 18 years# 4.9 s s 0.0* 5.1
Pregnancies per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years# 59.7 48.9 33.1* 38.4 60.1
Fertility per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 45.6 s s s 46.9
Infant mortality per 1,000 live births 0.0* s s NA 0.0*
Injury-Related Indicators
Motor vehicle-related mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 0.0*
Unintentional injury mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 6.6* 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 6.4*
Unintentional injury hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 48.6 s 0.0* 0.0* 49.8
Poisoning hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ s 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 8.3*
Fall hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 65+ years (2016-2017)++ 127.5 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 124.9
Suicide mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 27.1* 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 25.7*
Respiratory Disease Indicators
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ s 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* s
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 0-17 years (2016-2017)++ 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 0.0*
Chronic lower respiratory disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 38.5 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 37.6
Chronic lower respiratory disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 10.1 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 9.9
Heart Disease and Stroke Indicators
Diseases of the heart mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 179.1 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 174.4
Diseases of the heart hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 64.4 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 65.8
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 17.9* 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 17.5*
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 20.7 s 0.0* 0.0* 21.1
Coronary heart disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 150.9 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 146.8
Coronary heart disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 19.9 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 20.9
Congestive heart failure mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 7.6* 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 7.4*
Potentially preventable heart failure hospitalization rate per 10,000 population - Aged 18 years and older (2016-2017)++ 30.6 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 29.5
Diabetes Indicators
Diabetes mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 5.4* 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 5.3*
Diabetes (primary diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 12.8 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 16.8
Diabetes (any diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 143.3 s 0.0* s 149.0
Potentially preventable diabetes short-term complications hospitalization rate per 10,000 population - Aged 18+ Years (2016-2017)++ s 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* s
Cancer Indicators
Lung cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2014-2016) 79.9 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 78.2
Colorectal cancer mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2014-2016) 22.2* 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 21.8*
Colorectal cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2014-2016) 48.1 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 47.2
Female breast cancer mortality per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2014-2016) s 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* s
Female late stage breast cancer incidence per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2014-2016) s 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* s
Cervix uteri cancer mortality per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2014-2016) 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 0.0*
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
# Essex and Hamilton County data are combined for confidentiality
NA Data do not meet the criteria for statistical reliability or data quality, or data not available
^ APNCU: Adequacy of Prenatal Care Utilization Index