Lake County Data

County Health Profile:

Lake County Data

 

Lake County Health Rankings 2017

Health Outcomes24
Health Factors22

Lake Population Age

AgeCounty (%)Florida (%)
0-1720.320.8
18-6454.561.1
65+25.218.2

Lake Total Population

ItemCounty (Total)County (%)Florida (Total)Florida (%)
Total Population305,01019,361,792
Asian5,7951.9484,0452.5
Black29,5869.73,117,24916.1
White254.37883.414,753,68676.2
Other15,4035.11,008,7495.2
Hispanic39,65113.04,511,29823.3
Female157,38551.69,893,87651.1
Male147,62548.49,467,91648.9
Prison8170.3100,0500.5

Lake Socioeconomics

CountyFlorida
Per Capita Income ($)24,10326,499
Median Household Income ($)45,46547,212
Percent of Persons Below 100% of the FPL (%)14.316.7
Percent of Persons Below 200% of the FPL (%)35.538.1
Students Eligible for Free/Reduced Lunch (%)62.460.2
Unemployment Rate (%)5.45.4
Percent of Businesses with <50 Employees (%)96.295.6
Percent with High School Diplomas (%)86.986.5
Percent with College Diplomas (%)29.735.9

Lake Maternal and Infant Health

CountyFlorida
Total Birth Rate10.111.2
Teen Birth Rate10.39.5
Repeat Birth Rate17.216.2
Low Birthweight (%)8.88.6
Late or No Prenatal Care (%)3.94.8
Kindergartners Immunized (%)95.093.7
Infant Death Rate8.36.1

Lake Healthcare Access - Uninsured

County (Total)County (%)Florida (Total)Florida (%)
Non-Elderly (Age 0-64) Uninsured46,25320.03,176,17120.2

Lake Federal Designations

Designation StatusDesignation Type
Primary Health Professional Shortage AreaYesLow Income Population, Correctional Institution, Whole County, Federally Qualified Health Center Look A Like
Dental Health Professional Shortage AreaYesLow Income/Migrant Farmworker, Federally Qualified Health Center Look A Like, Correctional Institution, Whole County
Mental Health Professional Shortage AreaYesLow Income/Migrant Farmworker, Federally Qualified Health Center Look A Like, Whole County, Correctional Institution
Medically Underserved Area/PopulationYesLow Income/Migrant Farmworker Population, Low Income Population—North Lake County

Lake Most Utilized Hospitals

Hospital NameNumber of Discharges
Florida Hospital Waterman 13,995
Leesburg Regional Medical Center10,322
South Lake Hospital7,527

Lake Hospital Discharge Rate

CountyFlorida
Total164.8136.0
Avoidable18.414.2

Lake Emergency Room Visit Rate

CountyFlorida
Total421.5393.3
Avoidable106.3177.3

Lake Leading Causes of Death

Cause (Florida Rank)County NumberCounty Age-adjusted Death RateFlorida Age-Adjusted Death Rate
All Causes3,757715.8680.8
Cancer (2)897169.2156.1
Heart Disease (1)844153.1153.6
All Unintentional Injuries (4)23941.439.9
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease (3)23657.942.1
Stroke (5)17230.934.5

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