Lafayette County Data

County Health Profile:

Lafayette County Data

 

Lafayette County Health Rankings 2018

Health Outcomes9
Health Factors41

Lafayette Population Age

AgeCounty (%)Florida (%)
0-1721.120.3
18-6465.160.4
65+13.919.4

Lafayette Total Population

ItemCounty (Total) County (%)Florida (Total)Florida (%)
Total Population8,68420,278,447
Asian00.0547,518
2.7
Black1,36315.73,264,830 16.1
White6,93079.815,350,78475.7
Other3824.41,115,3155.5
Hispanic1,24214.35,008,77624.7
Female3,57841.210,362,286 51.1
Male5,10658.89,916,16148.9
Prison1,40716.6119,036 0.6

Lafayette Socioeconomics

CountyFlorida
Per Capita Income ($)21,99528,774
Median Household Income ($)41,51250,883
Percent of Persons Below 100% of the FPL (%)17.815.5
Percent of Persons Below 200% of the FPL (%)45.736.4
Students Eligible for Free/Reduced Lunch (%)99.969.4
Unemployment Rate (%)3.74.2
Percent of Businesses with <50 Employees (%)99.095.5
Percent with High School Diplomas (%)73.987.6
Percent with College Diplomas (%)18.438.2

Lafayette Maternal and Infant Health

CountyFlorida
Total Birth Rate7.611.1
Teen Birth Rate15.68.2
Repeat Birth Rate35.715.7
Low Birthweight (%)11.18.7
Late or No Prenatal Care (%)8.65.5
Kindergartners Immunized (%)96.893.7
Infant Death Rate10.16.1

Lafayette Healthcare Access - Uninsured

County (Total)County (%)Florida (Total)Florida (%)
Non-Elderly (Age 0-64) Uninsured1,14520.32,478,19415.4

Lafayette Federal Designations

Designation StatusDesignation Type
Primary Health Professional Shortage AreaYesWhole County, Correctional Facility, HPSA Geographic
Dental Health Professional Shortage AreaYesCorrectional Facility, Low Income Population, Whole County
Mental Health Professional Shortage AreaYesLow Income Population HPSA, Correctional Facility, Whole County
Medically Underserved Area/PopulationYesWhole County

Lafayette Most Utilized Hospitals

Hospital NameNumber of Discharges
North Florida Regional Medical Center217
UF Health Shands Hospital182
Shands Lake Shore Regional Medical Center93

Lafayette Hospital Discharge Rate

CountyFlorida
Total93.3127.1
Avoidable8.513.1

Lafayette Emergency Room Visit Rate

CountyFlorida
Total338.0411.6
Avoidable150.8198.7

Lafayette Leading Causes of Death

Cause (Florida Rank)County NumberCounty Age-adjusted Death RateFlorida Age-Adjusted Death Rate
All Causes80841.3685.2
Cancer (2)20206.4150.8
Heart Disease (1)15160.3151.9
All Unintentional Injuries (5)885.452.6
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease (3)664.139.6
Stroke (4)553.138.7
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