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

Health Indicator Non-Hispanic Hispanic Total
White Black Asian/Pacific
Islander
Socio-Demographic Indicators
Population (2012) 47,981 512 254 997 49,933
Percent of population (2012) 96.1% 1.0% 0.5% 2.0% 100.0%
Median annual household income in US dollars~ 42,377 43,015 0 67,568 42,391
Percent of families below poverty~ 10.2% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 10.5%
General Health Indicators
Total mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 799.5 917.6* 0.0* 459.8* 794.1
Percent premature deaths (< 75 years) 38.5% 11.1%* 0.0%* 66.7%* 38.6%
Years of potential life lost per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 7,233 669 0 4,189 7,120
Birth-Related Indicators
Number of births per year (3 year average) 487 3 3 10 512
Percent of births with early (1st trimester) prenatal care 84.1% s s s 83.3%
Percent of births with adequate prenatal care (kotelchuck index) 82.0% s s s 80.9%
Percent premature births (< 37 weeks gestation) 10.3% s s s 10.6%
Percent low birthweight births (< 2.5 kg) 6.6% s s s 6.8%
Teen pregnancy rate per 1,000 females aged 15-17 years 19.9 0.0* 0.0* s 20.2
Pregnancy rate per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 75.1 64.5 62.5* 70.4 76.1
Fertility rate per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 59.6 36.3* 55.6* 52.3 60.1
Infant mortality per 1,000 live births 5.5* 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 5.9*
Injury-Related Indicators
Motor vehicle-related mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 14.3 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 13.7
Unintentional injury mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 35.3 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 34.9
Unintentional injury hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 63.6 63.8* s 22.6* 67.3
Poisoning hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 15.8 s s 0.0* 16.1
Fall hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 65+ years 159.9 0.0* 0.0* s 171.4
Respiratory Disease Indicators
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 7.0 s 0.0* s 7.6
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 0-17 years 5.7 s 0.0* s 7.2
Chronic lower respiratory disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 55.6 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 54.6
Chronic lower respiratory disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 32.1 s 0.0* s 34.5
Heart Disease and Stroke Indicators
Diseases of the heart mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 261.7 443.1* 0.0* 136.8* 261.6
Diseases of the heart hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 91.5 104.1 s s 96.9
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 32.5 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 32.0
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 20.5 0.0* 0.0* s 21.2
Coronary heart disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 209.3 332.3* 0.0* 59.6* 207.9
Coronary heart disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 36.2 s s s 37.5
Congestive heart failure mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 16.4 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 16.2
Congestive heart failure hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 22.4 s s s 24.5
Diabetes Indicators
Diabetes mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 9.5 110.8* 0.0* 0.0* 9.7
Diabetes (primary diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 18.4 s 0.0* s 19.8
Diabetes (any diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population , age-adjusted 191.6 484.7 s 82.7 209.5
Diabetes short-term complications hospitalizations per 10,000 population aged 6-17 years 3.1* 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 3.4*
Diabetes short-term complications hospitalizations per 10,000 population aged 18+ years 7.7 s 0.0* s 8.6
Cancer Indicators
Lung cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2009-2011) 73.1 s 0.0* s 72.7
Colorectal cancer mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2009-2011) 16.9 0.0* 0.0* s 17.0
Colorectal cancer incidence per 100,000, age-adjusted (2009-2011) 55.4 s 0.0* s 56.1
Female breast cancer mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2009-2011) 18.9 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 18.4
Female late stage breast cancer incidence per 100,000, age-adjusted (2009-2011) 59.3 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 57.7
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) 8.4* 0.0* 0.0* s 10.9*
Substance Abuse and Mental Health-Related Indicators
Drug-related hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 15.2 s s 0.0* 16.8
Suicide mortality rate per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 11.9 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 11.5

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