Chemung County Health Indicators by Race/Ethnicity, 2010-2012

Health Indicator Non-Hispanic Hispanic Total
White Black Asian/Pacific
Islander
Socio-Demographic Indicators
Population (2012) 78,456 6,456 1,262 2,491 88,911
Percent of population (2012) 88.2% 7.3% 1.4% 2.8% 100.0%
Median annual household income in US dollars~ 49,421 27,869 0 38,906 48,754
Percent of families below poverty~ 11.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 12.0%
General Health Indicators
Total mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 801.1 830.4 434.7 340.8 795.9
Percent premature deaths (< 75 years) 37.1% 51.5% 83.3% 66.7%* 38.0%
Years of potential life lost per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 7,352 5,632 5,701 2,653 7,173
Birth-Related Indicators
Number of births per year (3 year average) 879 54 16 35 1,024
Percent of births with early (1st trimester) prenatal care 84.2% 73.0% s 71.2% 82.8%
Percent of births with adequate prenatal care (kotelchuck index) 83.5% 74.8% s 68.3% 82.4%
Percent premature births (< 37 weeks gestation) 10.0% 8.0% s 16.3% 10.0%
Percent low birthweight births (< 2.5 kg) 7.1% 10.4% s 11.5% 7.5%
Teen pregnancy rate per 1,000 females aged 15-17 years 31.4 61.7 0.0* 22.1* 35.2
Pregnancy rate per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 81.6 106.7 70.3 94.1 86.1
Fertility rate per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 62.0 61.0 57.4 80.2 64.7
Infant mortality per 1,000 live births 4.6 12.3* 0.0* 9.6* 5.5
Injury-Related Indicators
Motor vehicle-related mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 11.7 6.0* 0.0* 0.0* 10.5
Unintentional injury mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 45.1 22.0* 141.0* 0.0* 41.9
Unintentional injury hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 29.3 25.4 0.0* 19.2* 65.8
Poisoning hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 16.8 15.9 s s 21.2
Fall hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 65+ years 88.9 s 0.0* s 219.9
Respiratory Disease Indicators
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 4.4 10.6 0.0* s 13.9
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 0-17 years 1.2* s 0.0* 0.0* 16.8
Chronic lower respiratory disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 64.3 15.4* 0.0* 0.0* 61.8
Chronic lower respiratory disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 20.9 24.8 0.0* s 53.6
Heart Disease and Stroke Indicators
Diseases of the heart mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 196.8 194.5 47.3* 180.5* 198.0
Diseases of the heart hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 22.3 42.1 s 34.8 96.6
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 43.0 32.6* 0.0* 40.5* 42.5
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 7.1 15.5 0.0* s 28.5
Coronary heart disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 124.9 108.9 47.3* 114.1* 124.7
Coronary heart disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 4.5 9.8 0.0* s 38.1
Congestive heart failure mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 20.9 10.0* 0.0* 25.8* 20.5
Congestive heart failure hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 7.6 10.6 0.0* s 22.3
Diabetes Indicators
Diabetes mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 16.6 24.5* 49.4* 0.0* 17.5
Diabetes (primary diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 5.8 15.6 s s 20.0
Diabetes (any diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population , age-adjusted 106.0 221.9 s 97.1 282.5
Diabetes short-term complications hospitalizations per 10,000 population aged 6-17 years 2.0* 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 5.5
Diabetes short-term complications hospitalizations per 10,000 population aged 18+ years 2.5 s 0.0* 0.0* 8.2
Cancer Indicators
Lung cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2009-2011) 76.7 88.1 s s 77.0
Colorectal cancer mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2009-2011) 12.8 s 0.0* 0.0* 12.6
Colorectal cancer incidence per 100,000, age-adjusted (2009-2011) 40.3 73.8* 0.0* 0.0* 40.7
Female breast cancer mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2009-2011) 18.5 s 0.0* 0.0* 19.5
Female late stage breast cancer incidence per 100,000, age-adjusted (2009-2011) 35.0 s s s 36.6
Cervix uteri cancer mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2009-2011) s 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* s
Cervical cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2009-2011) 10.2 s 0.0* 0.0* 10.2
Substance Abuse and Mental Health-Related Indicators
Drug-related hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 32.3 46.9 s 15.7 36.1
Suicide mortality rate per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 8.5 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 7.9

Key

Symbol Meaning
* Fewer than 10 events in the numerator, therefore the rate or percent 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