Cayuga County Health Indicators by Race/Ethnicity, 2012-2014

Health Indicator Non-Hispanic Hispanic Total
White Black Asian/Pacific
Islander
Socio-Demographic Indicators
Population (2014) 72,212 3,526 590 2,207 78,823
Percentage of population (2014) 91.6% 4.5% 0.7% 2.8% 100.0%
Median annual household income in US dollars~ 52,321 38,780 58,681 44,000 51,792
Percentage of families below poverty~ 7.8% 15.0% 12.0% 13.8% 8.2%
General Health Indicators
Total mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 689.5 794.5 380.9* 664.9 688.4
Percentage of premature deaths (< 75 years) 36.6% 67.6% 66.7%* 58.8% 37.4%
Years of potential life lost per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 6,171 5,500 1,872 6,864 6,123
Birth-Related Indicators
Number of births per year (3 year average) 705 15 7 28 774
Percentage of births with early (1st trimester) prenatal care 81.5% 79.5% s 72.6% 80.9%
Percentage of births with adequate prenatal care (Kotelchuck index) 82.4% 79.5% s 71.4% 81.6%
Percentage of premature births (< 37 weeks gestation) 9.2% 26.7% s 17.9% 9.9%
Percentage of low birthweight births (< 2.5 kg) 6.2% 15.6%* s 4.8%* 6.3%
Teen pregnancies per 1,000 females aged 15-17 years 9.6 21.2* s 41.7* 11.7
Pregnancies per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 66.7 60.0 61.8 94.9 69.0
Fertility per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 56.2 38.6 47.5 79.9 57.4
Infant mortality per 1,000 live births 3.8* 22.2* s 47.1* 5.6
Injury-Related Indicators
Motor vehicle-related mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 11.5 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 10.5
Unintentional injury mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 36.6 27.7* 0.0* 0.0* 35.6
Unintentional injury hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 63.5 34.3 s 10.9* 65.3
Poisoning hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 14.5 14.0 0.0* s 14.1
Fall hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 65+ years 233.2 s 0.0* 0.0* 235.1
Respiratory Disease Indicators
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 7.6 19.8 0.0* s 8.0
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 0-17 years 7.2 s 0.0* s 7.7
Chronic lower respiratory disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 35.5 0.0* 258.5* 67.4* 35.0
Chronic lower respiratory disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 31.5 39.5 0.0* s 31.6
Heart Disease and Stroke Indicators
Diseases of the heart mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 173.5 312.0 44.9* 234.2* 174.1
Diseases of the heart hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 91.3 220.5 s 25.9* 95.2
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 35.6 67.0* 0.0* 37.5* 35.7
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 21.7 30.7 0.0* 20.8* 22.8
Coronary heart disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 125.9 245.0* 44.9* 166.8* 126.7
Coronary heart disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 34.2 91.7 s 22.7* 35.6
Congestive heart failure mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 18.1 25.1* 0.0* 67.4* 18.3
Congestive heart failure hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 24.4 61.6 0.0* s 25.4
Diabetes Indicators
Diabetes mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 12.2 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 12.1
Diabetes (primary diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 13.1 22.8 s s 14.5
Diabetes (any diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population , age-adjusted 178.7 371.0 32.9* 113.5 186.2
Diabetes short-term complications hospitalizations per 10,000 population aged 6-17 years 2.3* 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 2.9
Diabetes short-term complications hospitalizations per 10,000 population aged 18+ years 7.0 10.8* 0.0* s 7.5
Cancer Indicators
Lung cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2011-2013) 73.1 s s 0.0* 72.7
Colorectal cancer mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2011-2013) 9.2 s 0.0* 0.0* 9.4
Colorectal cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2011-2013) 37.6 s s s 38.1
Female breast cancer mortality per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2011-2013) 19.0 0.0* 0.0* s 19.2
Female late stage breast cancer incidence per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2011-2013) 32.5 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 31.4
Cervix uteri cancer mortality per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2011-2013) 5.8* 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 5.6*
Cervical cancer incidence per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2011-2013) 6.7 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 6.4
Substance Abuse and Mental Health-Related Indicators
Drug-related hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 17.0 11.0 s 0.0* 16.2
Suicide mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 10.6 0.0* 0.0* 11.9* 10.1

Key

Symbol Meaning
* Fewer than 10 events in the numerator, therefore the rate or percentage is unstable
s Data are suppressed. The data do not meet the criteria for confidentiality
~ 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