Socio-Economic Status and General Health Indicators - Rensselaer County

2012-2014

Indicator Data Links 3 Year Total County Rate NYS Rate Sig.Dif. NYS Rate exc NYC Sig.Dif. County Ranking
Group
Total population (2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) N/A 159,774.0 19,746,227.0 N/A 11,255,148.0 N/A 3rd
% of labor force unemployed (2015) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 3,871 4.7 5.3 Yes 5.0 Yes 1st
% of population below poverty (2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) N/A 13.0 16.0 Yes N/A N/A 2nd
% of children aged less than 18 years below poverty (2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) N/A 20.0 22.9 No N/A N/A 2nd
Median household income in US dollars (2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) N/A 59,925.0 58,771.0 N/A N/A N/A 1st
% of children aged less than 19 years with health insurance (2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) N/A 97.1 96.6 No N/A N/A 1st
% of adults aged 18-64 years with health insurance (2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) N/A 92.1 87.6 Yes N/A N/A 1st
High school drop out rate (2013-2015) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 332 1.7 3.1 Yes 2.2 Yes 1st
Age-adjusted % of adults who did not receive medical care because of cost # (2013-2014) (Table) (Map) N/A 11.1 13.6 No 12.0 No 2nd
Age-adjusted % of adults with regular health care provider (2013-2014) (Table) (Map) N/A 86.4 84.5 No 84.7 No 2nd
Age-adjusted % of adults who had poor mental health 14 or more days within the past month (2013-2014) (Table) (Map) N/A 17.0 11.1 No 11.8 No 4th
Birth rate per 1,000 population (Table) (Trend) (Map) 4,996 10.4 12.1 Yes 10.7 No 3rd
Total mortality rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 4,388 915.1 750.1 Yes 853.3 Yes 3rd
Age-adjusted total mortality rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 4,388 766.2 635.0 Yes 669.1 Yes 4th
% premature deaths (aged less than 75 years) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,787 40.7 40.1 No 38.0 Yes 3rd
Years of potential life lost per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 29,723 6,629.1 5,525.5 Yes 5,840.0 Yes 3rd
Total emergency department visit rate per 10,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 223,132 4,653.2 4,076.2 Yes 3,739.6 Yes 4th
Age-adjusted total emergency department visit rate per 10,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 223,132 4,712.9 4,058.2 Yes 3,743.4 Yes 4th
Total hospitalization rate per 10,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 52,110 1,086.7 1,188.4 Yes 1,134.3 Yes 2nd
Age-adjusted total hospitalization rate per 10,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 52,110 1,039.4 1,127.6 Yes 1,068.7 Yes 3rd

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