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

Health Indicator Non-Hispanic Hispanic Total
White Black Asian/Pacific
Islander
Socio-Demographic Indicators
Population (2014) 47,279 612 289 1,062 49,426
Percentage of population (2014) 95.7% 1.2% 0.6% 2.1% 100.0%
Median annual household income in US dollars~ 44,423 42,798 70,625 62,813 44,427
Percentage of families below poverty~ 10.8% 33.0% 63.0% 17.2% 11.3%
General Health Indicators
Total mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 787.2 634.0* 0.0* 380.4* 776.4
Percentage of premature deaths (< 75 years) 40.4% 16.7%* NA 66.7%* 40.5%
Years of potential life lost per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 7,197 304 0 3,543 6,988
Birth-Related Indicators
Number of births per year (3 year average) 508 2 2 12 531
Percentage of births with early (1st trimester) prenatal care 76.9% s s 63.3% 76.4%
Percentage of births with adequate prenatal care (Kotelchuck index) 77.7% s s 60.0% 77.0%
Percentage of premature births (< 37 weeks gestation) 9.7% s s s 9.9%
Percentage of low birthweight births (< 2.5 kg) 5.8% s s 19.4%* 6.2%
Teen pregnancies per 1,000 females aged 15-17 years 12.8 s s s 14.2
Pregnancies per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 77.5 41.0 39.7* 83.6 78.5
Fertility per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 63.6 18.7* 39.7* 61.4 63.5
Infant mortality per 1,000 live births 3.3* s s 0.0* 3.1*
Injury-Related Indicators
Motor vehicle-related mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 15.5 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 14.8
Unintentional injury mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 38.8 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 37.3
Unintentional injury hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 58.9 42.6* s 23.9* 59.8
Poisoning hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 10.8 s s s 11.1
Fall hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 65+ years 140.8 s 0.0* s 144.2
Respiratory Disease Indicators
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 6.3 s 0.0* s 6.7
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 0-17 years 5.0 s 0.0* s 6.2
Chronic lower respiratory disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 59.2 99.6* 0.0* 60.8* 59.3
Chronic lower respiratory disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 28.9 s s 17.4* 29.7
Heart Disease and Stroke Indicators
Diseases of the heart mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 258.5 534.3* 0.0* 111.6* 257.7
Diseases of the heart hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 88.4 106.1 0.0* 36.2* 90.4
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 28.2 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 27.6
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 20.1 s s s 20.4
Coronary heart disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 209.8 338.2* 0.0* 80.4* 207.7
Coronary heart disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 34.0 s 0.0* 27.1* 34.6
Congestive heart failure mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 14.5 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 14.2
Congestive heart failure hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 24.0 s 0.0* s 24.3
Diabetes Indicators
Diabetes mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 12.7 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 12.4
Diabetes (primary diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 15.6 s 0.0* s 16.0
Diabetes (any diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population , age-adjusted 185.8 553.5 110.4* 104.2 193.3
Diabetes short-term complications hospitalizations per 10,000 population aged 6-17 years s 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 2.7*
Diabetes short-term complications hospitalizations per 10,000 population aged 18+ years 9.7 0.0* 0.0* s 9.6
Cancer Indicators
Lung cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2011-2013) 73.5 s 0.0* s 72.8
Colorectal cancer mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2011-2013) 14.0 0.0* 0.0* s 14.1
Colorectal cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2011-2013) 46.7 s 0.0* 0.0* 46.2
Female breast cancer mortality per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2011-2013) 22.0 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 21.4
Female late stage breast cancer incidence per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2011-2013) 46.7 0.0* 0.0* s 49.3
Cervix uteri cancer mortality per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2011-2013) s 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* s
Cervical cancer incidence per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2011-2013) 9.7* 0.0* 0.0* s 11.0*
Substance Abuse and Mental Health-Related Indicators
Drug-related hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 11.8 s s s 12.2
Suicide mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 10.2 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 9.8

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