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

Health Indicator Non-Hispanic Hispanic Total
White Black Asian/Pacific
Islander
Socio-Demographic Indicators
Population (2017) 532,408 114,258 28,608 65,122 742,436
Percentage of population (2017) 71.7% 15.4% 3.9% 8.8% 100.0%
Median annual household income in US dollars (2013-2017)~ 63,653 29,094 55,677 30,922 55,272
Percentage of families below poverty (2013-2017)~ 4.7% 31.4% 12.0% 32.6% 10.7%
General Health Indicators
Total mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 668.7 842.9 314.4 655.0 695.5
Percentage of premature deaths (< 75 years) 33.2% 65.6% 46.4% 65.4% 38.3%
Years of potential life lost per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 5,446.4 9,871.2 2,635.3 6,896.4 6,292.4
Birth-Related Indicators
Number of births per year (3 year average) 4,664 1,661 421 962 8,018
Percentage of births with early (1st trimester) prenatal care 87.1% 70.1% 77.2% 74.7% 80.9%
Percentage of births with adequate prenatal care (APNCU)^ 71.0% 68.7% 68.7% 72.3% 70.4%
Percentage of premature births (< 37 weeks gestation - clinical estimate) 8.1% 11.6% 8.4% 11.5% 9.3%
Percentage of low birthweight births (< 2.5 kg) 6.4% 13.6% 8.7% 10.4% 8.6%
Teen pregnancies per 1,000 females aged under 18 years 1.7 11.3 1.1* 8.4 5.3
Pregnancies per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 55.5 89.3 55.2 73.2 68.5
Fertility per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 48.1 62.4 56.2 62.0 54.5
Infant mortality per 1,000 live births 5.1 14.6 3.2* 9.7 7.7
Injury-Related Indicators
Motor vehicle-related mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 5.5 4.1 2.2* 5.9 5.4
Unintentional injury mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 51.4 37.8 18.6 51.6 49.5
Unintentional injury hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 52.3 62.5 23.6 54.7 56.1
Poisoning hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 8.0 13.2 1.5 9.6 9.0
Fall hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 65+ years (2016-2017)++ 183.6 99.6 63.4 133.5 179.1
Suicide mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 11.6 7.0 6.5* 5.9* 10.5
Respiratory Disease Indicators
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 3.1 21.7 4.9 19.2 8.0
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 0-17 years (2016-2017)++ 5.2 31.1 6.7* 22.8 14.1
Chronic lower respiratory disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 28.0 23.4 5.9* 15.6 27.0
Chronic lower respiratory disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 14.1 56.2 9.0 36.7 22.0
Heart Disease and Stroke Indicators
Diseases of the heart mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 140.7 202.7 40.3 119.4 148.5
Diseases of the heart hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 67.6 141.3 29.1 98.6 80.3
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 29.0 35.4 23.7 34.0 30.6
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 18.1 40.8 15.8 23.0 22.0
Coronary heart disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 87.7 119.8 33.5 76.5 91.8
Coronary heart disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 17.4 24.6 7.9 28.6 19.7
Congestive heart failure mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 25.6 39.3 0.0* 18.4 26.8
Potentially preventable heart failure hospitalization rate per 10,000 population - Aged 18 years and older (2016-2017)++ 39.9 85.8 7.8 39.4 46.4
Diabetes Indicators
Diabetes mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 10.4 22.9 9.3* 29.3 12.5
Diabetes (primary diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 10.3 46.9 2.0 33.6 17.1
Diabetes (any diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 149.6 468.5 94.4 403.8 205.9
Potentially preventable diabetes short-term complications hospitalization rate per 10,000 population - Aged 18+ Years (2016-2017)++ 3.5 14.7 s 13.7 5.9
Cancer Indicators
Lung cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2014-2016) 60.6 76.9 36.3 55.0 62.0
Colorectal cancer mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2014-2016) 11.7 15.7 s 16.5 12.4
Colorectal cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2014-2016) 35.4 48.8 19.5 43.7 37.2
Female breast cancer mortality per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2014-2016) 16.7 28.9 s 13.8* 17.8
Female late stage breast cancer incidence per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2014-2016) 42.0 48.9 34.7 47.4 42.6
Cervix uteri cancer mortality per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2014-2016) 1.7 5.7* 0.0* s 2.3
Cervical cancer incidence per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2014-2016) 5.3 13.1 s s 6.3
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