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

Health Indicator Non-Hispanic Hispanic Total
White Black Asian/Pacific
Islander
Socio-Demographic Indicators
Population (2017) 248,609 41,298 11,147 77,612 379,803
Percentage of population (2017) 65.5% 10.9% 2.9% 20.4% 100.0%
Median annual household income in US dollars (2013-2017)~ 80,090 63,448 97,420 62,217 75,146
Percentage of families below poverty (2013-2017)~ 7.6% 13.3% 3.3%* 12.7% 8.9%
General Health Indicators
Total mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 707.9 721.2 349.2 497.0 687.6
Percentage of premature deaths (< 75 years) 40.7% 61.3% 54.0% 57.1% 44.0%
Years of potential life lost per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 5,695.8 6,938.1 2,654.9 4,270.4 5,565.9
Birth-Related Indicators
Number of births per year (3 year average) 3,180 364 105 1,134 4,931
Percentage of births with early (1st trimester) prenatal care 78.0% 65.8% 69.6% 69.7% 74.5%
Percentage of births with adequate prenatal care (APNCU)^ 65.2% 54.9% 58.8% 59.3% 62.5%
Percentage of premature births (< 37 weeks gestation - clinical estimate) 7.3% 12.6% 9.8% 9.2% 8.2%
Percentage of low birthweight births (< 2.5 kg) 5.7% 11.5% 10.8% 7.2% 6.6%
Teen pregnancies per 1,000 females aged under 18 years 2.4 5.7 0.5* 7.2 4.3
Pregnancies per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 91.4 85.5 41.6 93.4 94.1
Fertility per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 75.3 44.6 44.1 67.5 70.6
Infant mortality per 1,000 live births 2.3 13.7 3.2* 5.9 4.0
Injury-Related Indicators
Motor vehicle-related mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 8.5 7.7* 7.6* 5.6 8.5
Unintentional injury mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 50.7 33.5 24.2* 29.7 44.4
Unintentional injury hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 56.5 40.0 18.3 31.6 63.1
Poisoning hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 7.3 6.3 s 3.6 7.9
Fall hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 65+ years (2016-2017)++ 171.4 69.6 58.6 83.9 198.4
Suicide mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 8.0 5.5* 5.0* 4.9 7.3
Respiratory Disease Indicators
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 5.2 15.9 s 7.4 7.9
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 0-17 years (2016-2017)++ 6.4 23.3 s 12.8 11.8
Chronic lower respiratory disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 44.5 24.0 3.1* 16.7 39.8
Chronic lower respiratory disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 25.7 33.7 6.5 18.9 32.0
Heart Disease and Stroke Indicators
Diseases of the heart mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 174.2 192.8 80.4 98.2 169.6
Diseases of the heart hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 75.4 84.7 25.8 49.9 90.2
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 26.5 31.2 19.4* 17.5 26.2
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 18.5 28.5 12.2 13.7 23.6
Coronary heart disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 116.7 136.6 66.7 70.1 114.5
Coronary heart disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 22.8 23.0 9.9 17.9 28.3
Congestive heart failure mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 19.2 19.5 11.0* 6.3* 18.3
Potentially preventable heart failure hospitalization rate per 10,000 population - Aged 18 years and older (2016-2017)++ 35.1 32.9 9.5 11.0 36.8
Diabetes Indicators
Diabetes mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 15.9 31.3 16.3* 13.0 16.9
Diabetes (primary diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 11.3 20.8 s 11.7 15.1
Diabetes (any diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 167.5 259.9 57.1 171.8 216.4
Potentially preventable diabetes short-term complications hospitalization rate per 10,000 population - Aged 18+ Years (2016-2017)++ 3.4 6.0 0.0* 1.9 4.3
Cancer Indicators
Lung cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2014-2016) 67.8 42.4 61.1 36.4 62.0
Colorectal cancer mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2014-2016) 11.2 26.0 s 7.6* 12.1
Colorectal cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2014-2016) 42.2 56.2 50.1 24.3 41.8
Female breast cancer mortality per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2014-2016) 23.3 28.7 s s 22.5
Female late stage breast cancer incidence per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2014-2016) 47.9 50.6 s 42.4 46.9
Cervix uteri cancer mortality per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2014-2016) 2.9 s 0.0* 0.0* 2.2
Cervical cancer incidence per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2014-2016) 9.3 s 0.0* 17.1 10.5
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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