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

Health Indicator Non-Hispanic Hispanic Total
White Black Asian/Pacific
Islander
Socio-Demographic Indicators
Population (2017) 82,289 3,058 784 3,979 90,372
Percentage of population (2017) 91.1% 3.4% 0.9% 4.4% 100.0%
Median annual household income in US dollars (2013-2017)~ 54,428 32,790 85,125 40,341 53,693
Percentage of families below poverty (2013-2017)~ 7.8% 30.9% 19.0%* 18.5%* 8.7%
General Health Indicators
Total mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 741.4 927.7 594.2* 384.1 741.6
Percentage of premature deaths (< 75 years) 44.2% 72.2% 0.0%* 57.7% 45.3%
Years of potential life lost per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 6,868.2 16,114.9 0.0* 3,663.0 7,130.1
Birth-Related Indicators
Number of births per year (3 year average) 824 28 9 59 945
Percentage of births with early (1st trimester) prenatal care 69.0% 56.6% s 57.0% 67.5%
Percentage of births with adequate prenatal care (APNCU)^ 71.3% 67.5% s 72.9% 71.1%
Percentage of premature births (< 37 weeks gestation - clinical estimate) 8.0% 10.7%* s 8.6% 8.2%
Percentage of low birthweight births (< 2.5 kg) 7.4% 9.5%* s 8.5% 7.6%
Teen pregnancies per 1,000 females aged under 18 years 3.0 4.8* 0.0* 4.4* 3.6
Pregnancies per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 67.3 68.1 46.3 86.3 70.4
Fertility per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 60.0 55.6 49.8 77.1 62.0
Infant mortality per 1,000 live births 6.1 11.9* s 5.7* 7.4
Injury-Related Indicators
Motor vehicle-related mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 14.3 16.6* 0.0* 0.0* 13.5
Unintentional injury mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 44.1 42.6* 0.0* 12.5* 42.2
Unintentional injury hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 66.7 64.4 s 42.6 66.8
Poisoning hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 10.4 s 0.0* s 10.2
Fall hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 65+ years (2016-2017)++ 187.8 s 0.0* s 185.5
Suicide mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 13.7 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 12.5
Respiratory Disease Indicators
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 4.9 19.1 0.0* 9.1* 5.7
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 0-17 years (2016-2017)++ 4.7 s 0.0* s 5.4
Chronic lower respiratory disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 40.6 59.3* 0.0* 0.0* 40.3
Chronic lower respiratory disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 29.4 44.0 0.0* 20.4 30.1
Heart Disease and Stroke Indicators
Diseases of the heart mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 151.3 158.1 0.0* 64.6* 149.5
Diseases of the heart hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 101.2 163.3 s 88.0 104.6
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 32.9 9.9* 0.0* 23.7* 32.2
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 21.8 32.0 s 26.2 22.8
Coronary heart disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 98.8 82.8* 0.0* 52.1* 97.5
Coronary heart disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 32.1 45.3 s 50.9 33.8
Congestive heart failure mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 20.7 36.6* 0.0* 0.0* 20.6
Potentially preventable heart failure hospitalization rate per 10,000 population - Aged 18 years and older (2016-2017)++ 48.8 101.2 0.0* s 49.6
Diabetes Indicators
Diabetes mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 21.3 22.8* 0.0* 14.1* 21.2
Diabetes (primary diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 14.6 42.5 0.0* 15.8* 15.4
Diabetes (any diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 238.2 450.3 193.0 360.2 250.4
Potentially preventable diabetes short-term complications hospitalization rate per 10,000 population - Aged 18+ Years (2016-2017)++ 3.7 s 0.0* 0.0* 3.5
Cancer Indicators
Lung cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2014-2016) 70.5 88.1* 0.0* s 70.0
Colorectal cancer mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2014-2016) 15.4 s 0.0* s 15.3
Colorectal cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2014-2016) 39.5 55.4* s s 40.3
Female breast cancer mortality per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2014-2016) 20.1 s 0.0* 0.0* 19.8
Female late stage breast cancer incidence per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2014-2016) 51.4 s 0.0* s 50.8
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) 16.9 s 0.0* 0.0* 16.6
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