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

Health Indicator Non-Hispanic Hispanic Total
White Black Asian/Pacific
Islander
Socio-Demographic Indicators
Population (2017) 25,592 281 144 488 26,576
Percentage of population (2017) 96.3% 1.1% 0.5% 1.8% 100.0%
Median annual household income in US dollars (2013-2017)~ 51,887 NA NA 48,438 51,475
Percentage of families below poverty (2013-2017)~ 9.9% NA 12.0%* 7.4%* 9.9%
General Health Indicators
Total mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 715.9 1,555.0* 640.6* 140.5* 713.6
Percentage of premature deaths (< 75 years) 40.7% 60.0%* 0.0%* 100.0%* 40.9%
Years of potential life lost per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 7,180.6 6,571.5 0.0* 3,811.6 6,993.6
Birth-Related Indicators
Number of births per year (3 year average) 311 3 1 10 327
Percentage of births with early (1st trimester) prenatal care 79.5% s s s 78.1%
Percentage of births with adequate prenatal care (APNCU)^ 80.9% s s s 79.7%
Percentage of premature births (< 37 weeks gestation - clinical estimate) 6.8% s s s 6.9%
Percentage of low birthweight births (< 2.5 kg) 7.3% s s 3.3%* 7.3%
Teen pregnancies per 1,000 females aged under 18 years 2.5 s s s 2.6
Pregnancies per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 79.8 61.5 8.6* 125.5 81.6
Fertility per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 72.3 44.7* 17.2* 114.4 72.6
Infant mortality per 1,000 live births 5.4* s s 0.0* 5.1*
Injury-Related Indicators
Motor vehicle-related mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 11.2* 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 10.7*
Unintentional injury mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 52.3 0.0* 320.3* 0.0* 51.2
Unintentional injury hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 51.9 s s s 52.2
Poisoning hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 4.4 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 4.6
Fall hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 65+ years (2016-2017)++ 140.0 0.0* s 0.0* 141.4
Suicide mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 17.8 177.4* 0.0* 0.0* 18.3
Respiratory Disease Indicators
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 2.8 s 0.0* 0.0* 3.0
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 0-17 years (2016-2017)++ 6.0* 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 5.7*
Chronic lower respiratory disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 38.1 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 37.6
Chronic lower respiratory disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 22.4 s 0.0* 0.0* 22.2
Heart Disease and Stroke Indicators
Diseases of the heart mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 168.6 710.6* 0.0* 0.0* 168.2
Diseases of the heart hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 70.3 s 0.0* 0.0* 72.4
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 30.3 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 30.8
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 17.4 s 0.0* 0.0* 17.8
Coronary heart disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 102.1 710.6* 0.0* 0.0* 102.7
Coronary heart disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 18.2 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 19.9
Congestive heart failure mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 14.2 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 14.1
Potentially preventable heart failure hospitalization rate per 10,000 population - Aged 18 years and older (2016-2017)++ 37.3 s 0.0* 0.0* 36.6
Diabetes Indicators
Diabetes mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 24.1 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 23.7
Diabetes (primary diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 12.5 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 12.7
Diabetes (any diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 184.3 s s 0.0* 187.5
Potentially preventable diabetes short-term complications hospitalization rate per 10,000 population - Aged 18+ Years (2016-2017)++ 3.3 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 3.2
Cancer Indicators
Lung cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2014-2016) 59.0 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 58.2
Colorectal cancer mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2014-2016) 20.7 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 20.4
Colorectal cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2014-2016) 56.0 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 54.8
Female breast cancer mortality per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2014-2016) 23.8 0.0* s 0.0* 27.2
Female late stage breast cancer incidence per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2014-2016) 33.4 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 32.9
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