Chemung County Health Indicators by Race/Ethnicity, 2009-2011

Health Indicator Non-Hispanic Hispanic Total
White Black Asian/Pacific
Islander
Socio-Demographic Indicators
Population (2011) 78,378 6,532 1,287 2,399 88,840
Percent of Population (2011) 88.2% 7.4% 1.4% 2.7% 100.0%
Median Annual Household Income in US Dollars~ 48,887 26,997 0 0 48,046
Percent of Families Below Poverty~ 12.3% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 13.3%
General Health Indicators
Total Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted 802.5 848.7 222.2* 409.3 800.6
Percent Premature Deaths (< 75 Years) 35.2% s s s 36.2%
Years of Potential Life Lost per 100,000, Age-adjusted 6,861 5,738 4,366 4,743 6,816
Birth-Related Indicators
Number of Births per Year (3 Year Average) 859 54 18 36 1,001
Percent Births with Early (1st Trimester) Prenatal Care 84.2% s s s 82.4%
Percent Adequate Prenatal Care (Kotelchuck Index) 82.7% s s s 81.1%
Percent Premature Births (< 37 Weeks Gestation) 10.9% s s s 11.1%
Percent Low Birthweight Births (< 2.5 Kg) 8.4% s s s 8.8%
Teen (Age 15-17) Pregnancy Rate per 1,000 26.9 57.4 0.0* s 30.6
Total Pregnancy Rate per 1,000 Age 15-44 Females 79.0 118.1 82.5 105.2 84.7
Fertility Rate per 1,000 (All Births/Female Population 15-44) 60.2 62.9 67.5 91.0 63.3
Infant Mortality per 1,000 Live Births 5.4 s 0.0* s 6.7
Injury-Related Indicators
Motor Vehicle-Related Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted 9.8 s 0.0* 0.0* 8.9
Unintentional Injury Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted 39.5 s 0.0* 0.0* 37.0
Unintentional Injury Hospitalizations per 10,000, Age-adjusted 32.6 30.6 0.0* 21.7* 70.2
Poisoning Hospitalizations per 10,000, Age-adjusted 17.6 19.0 0.0* 11.6* 21.3
Fall hospitalizations per 10,000, Aged 65+ Years 97.1 s 0.0* s 238.4
Respiratory Disease Indicators
Asthma Hospitalizations per 10,000, Age-adjusted 5.1 9.4 0.0* s 14.8
Asthma Hospitalizations per 10,000, Aged 0-17 Years s s 0.0* 0.0* 19.7
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted 68.9 0.0* 0.0* s 66.0
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease Hospitalizations per 10,000, Age-adjusted 24.4 28.7 0.0* s 55.7
Heart Disease and Stroke Indicators
Diseases of the Heart Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted 186.6 216.5 s s 188.9
Diseases of the Heart Hospitalizations per 10,000, Age-adjusted 23.1 45.2 0.0* 25.2* 96.6
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted 40.0 s 0.0* s 40.0
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) Hospitalizations per 10,000, Age-adjusted 9.1 13.8 0.0* s 26.9
Coronary Heart Disease Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted 120.5 130.0 s s 122.1
Coronary Heart Disease Hospitalizations per 10,000, Age-adjusted 4.9 7.9 0.0* s 39.7
Congestive Heart Failure Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted 19.6 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 18.8
Congestive Heart Failure Hospitalizations per 10,000, Age-adjusted 7.9 14.0 0.0* s 23.0
Diabetes Indicators
Diabetes Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted 14.4 s s 0.0* 15.6
Diabetes Hospitalizations per 10,000 (Primary Dx ICD9 250), Age-adjusted 6.6 25.1 s s 19.9
Diabetes Hospitalizations per 10,000 (Any Dx ICD9 250), Age-adjusted 107.0 235.5 s 101.5 276.3
Diabetes Short-term Complications Hospitalizations per 10,000, Aged 6-17 Years s 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 4.5
Diabetes Short-term Complications Hospitalizations per 10,000, Aged 18+ Years 2.8 4.4* 0.0* 0.0* 8.2
Cancer Indicators
Lung Cancer Indicidence per 100,000, Age-adjusted (2008-2010) 82.9 78.7 s 0.0* 82.3
Colorectal Cancer Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted (2008-2010) 15.4 s 0.0* 0.0* 14.9
Female Breast Cancer Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted (2008-2010) 17.0 s 0.0* 0.0* 17.8
Cervix Uteri Cancer Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted (2008-2010) s 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* s
Percent Early Stage Colorectal Cancer (2008-2010) 50.0% s 0.0%* s 48.9%
Percent Early Stage Female Breast Cancer (2008-2010) 65.7% s s s 65.4%
Percent Early Stage Cervical Cancer (2008-2010) s 0.0%* 0.0%* 0.0%* s
Substance Abuse and Mental Health-Related Indicators
Drug-related Hospitalizations per 10,000, Age-adjusted 32.5 54.5 0.0* 19.6 36.4
Suicide Mortality Rate per 100,000, Age-adjusted 9.3 0.0* s s 9.3

Key

Symbol Meaning
* Fewer than 10 events in the numerator, therefore the rate is unstable
s Data do not meet reporting criteria
~ Hispanics are not excluded from the Black and Asian/Pacific Islander categories. Pacific Islanders are not included in the Asian/Pacific Islander category