Sumter County Data

County Health Profile:

Sumter County Data

 

Sumter County Health Rankings 2017

Health Outcomes15
Health Factors13

Sumter Population Age

AgeCounty (%)Florida (%)
0-178.120.8
18-6443.261.1
65+48.718.2

Sumter Total Population

ItemCounty (Total)County (%)Florida (Total)Florida (%)
Total Population103,70819,361,792
Asian8300.8484,0452.5
Black9,0238.73,117,24916.1
White91,67888.414,753,68676.2
Other2,1672.11,008,7495.2
Hispanic6,0155.84,511,29823.3
Female50,50648.79,893,87651.1
Male53,20251.39,467,91648.9
Prison1,5771.5100,0500.5

Sumter Socioeconomics

CountyFlorida
Per Capita Income ($)28,87526,499
Median Household Income ($)49,87447,212
Percent of Persons Below 100% of the FPL (%)10.916.7
Percent of Persons Below 200% of the FPL (%)28.638.1
Students Eligible for Free/Reduced Lunch (%)60.760.2
Unemployment Rate (%)7.55.4
Percent of Businesses with <50 Employees (%)93.895.6
Percent with High School Diplomas (%)88.786.5
Percent with College Diplomas (%)33.935.9

Sumter Maternal and Infant Health

CountyFlorida
Total Birth Rate4.411.2
Teen Birth Rate14.59.5
Repeat Birth Rate17.416.2
Low Birthweight (%)10.28.6
Late or No Prenatal Care (%)3.04.8
Kindergartners Immunized (%)98.093.7
Infant Death Rate10.36.1

Sumter Healthcare Access - Uninsured

County (Total)County (%)Florida (Total)Florida (%)
Non-Elderly (Age 0-64) Uninsured7,37816.13,176,17120.2

Sumter Federal Designations

Designation StatusDesignation Type
Primary Health Professional Shortage AreaYesComprehensive Health Center, Correctional Institution, Rural Health Clinic
Dental Health Professional Shortage AreaYesLow Income Population, Comprehensive Health Center, Correctional Institution, Rural Health Clinic
Mental Health Professional Shortage AreaYesComprehensive Health Center, Correctional Institution, Rural Health Clinic, Low Income Population
Medically Underserved Area/PopulationYesWhole County

Sumter Most Utilized Hospitals

Hospital NameNumber of Discharges
The Villages Regional Hospital 6,314
Leesburg Regional Medical Center4,662
UF Heath Shands Hospital767

Sumter Hospital Discharge Rate

CountyFlorida
Total150.3136.0
Avoidable14.814.2

Sumter Emergency Room Visit Rate

CountyFlorida
Total239.8393.3
Avoidable156.2177.3

Sumter Leading Causes of Death

Cause (Florida Rank)County NumberCounty Age-adjusted Death RateFlorida Age-Adjusted Death Rate
All Causes1,543626.1680.8
Cancer (2)432151.8156.1
Heart Disease (1)357139.8153.6
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease (3)8128.239.9
All Unintentional Injuries (4)9152.942.1
Stroke (5) 7526.839.9

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