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

Health Indicator Non-Hispanic Hispanic Total
White Black Asian/Pacific
Islander
Socio-Demographic Indicators
Population (2017) 40,379 1,280 445 6,979 49,216
Percentage of population (2017) 82.0% 2.6% 0.9% 14.2% 100.0%
Median annual household income in US dollars (2013-2017)~ 49,717 38,011 32,100 27,435 47,449
Percentage of families below poverty (2013-2017)~ 11.2% 29.1%* 24.2%* 37.3% 14.5%
General Health Indicators
Total mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 842.3 641.8 619.7* 530.0 826.5
Percentage of premature deaths (< 75 years) 36.0% 76.9% 28.6%* 64.6% 37.5%
Years of potential life lost per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 7,713.6 7,951.2 618.4* 5,706.3 7,442.6
Birth-Related Indicators
Number of births per year (3 year average) 461 14 6 117 610
Percentage of births with early (1st trimester) prenatal care 65.8% 67.5% s 70.9% 66.7%
Percentage of births with adequate prenatal care (APNCU)^ 68.4% 64.9% s 70.5% 68.8%
Percentage of premature births (< 37 weeks gestation - clinical estimate) 9.7% 19.5%* s 10.2% 10.3%
Percentage of low birthweight births (< 2.5 kg) 7.6% 14.6%* s 8.6% 8.2%
Teen pregnancies per 1,000 females aged under 18 years 5.4 0.0* 0.0* 11.1 6.7
Pregnancies per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 81.6 83.2 66.9 99.8 86.8
Fertility per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 67.0 50.9 60.2 78.7 69.7
Infant mortality per 1,000 live births 6.5* 0.0* s 2.8* 6.0
Injury-Related Indicators
Motor vehicle-related mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 7.1 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 5.9
Unintentional injury mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 46.4 35.3* 0.0* 41.8* 44.2
Unintentional injury hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 71.7 34.9* s 51.0 72.9
Poisoning hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 8.7 s 0.0* s 8.0
Fall hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 65+ years (2016-2017)++ 257.9 0.0* s 141.0 259.1
Suicide mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 13.5 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 11.0
Respiratory Disease Indicators
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 2.8 s s 8.0 4.2
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 0-17 years (2016-2017)++ s 0.0* s 12.4* 5.8
Chronic lower respiratory disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 48.3 124.6* 0.0* 0.0* 45.7
Chronic lower respiratory disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 36.3 47.8* s 51.7 39.2
Heart Disease and Stroke Indicators
Diseases of the heart mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 220.6 135.5* 201.2* 115.2 216.1
Diseases of the heart hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 115.2 75.7 s 106.8 121.1
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 28.3 0.0* 0.0* 30.8* 29.5
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 27.7 s s 24.4 29.5
Coronary heart disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 135.5 135.5* 201.2* 87.5 134.9
Coronary heart disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 36.9 s s 38.4 39.1
Congestive heart failure mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 22.3 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 21.6
Potentially preventable heart failure hospitalization rate per 10,000 population - Aged 18 years and older (2016-2017)++ 66.4 s s 50.0 66.4
Diabetes Indicators
Diabetes mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 26.7 48.2* 0.0* 10.9* 26.9
Diabetes (primary diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 17.6 46.2 s 29.7 20.5
Diabetes (any diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 246.0 300.4 102.0* 390.3 271.2
Potentially preventable diabetes short-term complications hospitalization rate per 10,000 population - Aged 18+ Years (2016-2017)++ 4.2 s 0.0* 6.8* 4.7
Cancer Indicators
Lung cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2014-2016) 73.6 s s s 71.1
Colorectal cancer mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2014-2016) 11.9 0.0* 0.0* s 11.9
Colorectal cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2014-2016) 51.7 0.0* 0.0* 78.6* 51.7
Female breast cancer mortality per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2014-2016) 11.9 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 10.9
Female late stage breast cancer incidence per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2014-2016) 31.8 0.0* 0.0* s 29.9
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