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

Health Indicator Non-Hispanic Hispanic Total
White Black Asian/Pacific
Islander
Socio-Demographic Indicators
Population (2011) 48,165 565 255 940 50,118
Percent of Population (2011) 96.1% 1.1% 0.5% 1.9% 100.0%
Median Annual Household Income in US Dollars~ 42,108 0 0 51,226 42,172
Percent of Families Below Poverty~ 10.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 10.0%
General Health Indicators
Total Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted 792.7 1,022.2 s 575.5* 789.5
Percent Premature Deaths (< 75 Years) 38.2% s s s 38.3%
Years of Potential Life Lost per 100,000, Age-adjusted 7,064 2,670 6,070 2,754 6,983
Birth-Related Indicators
Number of Births per Year (3 Year Average) 483 3 s 11 506
Percent Births with Early (1st Trimester) Prenatal Care 85.3% s s s 84.7%
Percent Adequate Prenatal Care (Kotelchuck Index) 82.9% s s s 82.0%
Percent Premature Births (< 37 Weeks Gestation) 10.0% s s s 10.3%
Percent Low Birthweight Births (< 2.5 Kg) 6.7% s s s 6.9%
Teen (Age 15-17) Pregnancy Rate per 1,000 20.3 0.0* 0.0* s 20.7
Total Pregnancy Rate per 1,000 Age 15-44 Females 73.6 s s 79.2 75.0
Fertility Rate per 1,000 (All Births/Female Population 15-44) 58.1 s s 65.3 58.6
Infant Mortality per 1,000 Live Births 4.1* 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 4.6*
Injury-Related Indicators
Motor Vehicle-Related Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted 12.7 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 12.1
Unintentional Injury Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted 33.5 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 33.1
Unintentional Injury Hospitalizations per 10,000, Age-adjusted 63.9 57.5* s 23.0* 70.3
Poisoning Hospitalizations per 10,000, Age-adjusted 16.8 37.8* 0.0* 0.0* 17.4
Fall hospitalizations per 10,000, Aged 65+ Years 156.1 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 180.2
Respiratory Disease Indicators
Asthma Hospitalizations per 10,000, Age-adjusted 6.6 s 0.0* 0.0* 7.3
Asthma Hospitalizations per 10,000, Aged 0-17 Years 5.6 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 6.5
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted 48.5 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 47.6
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease Hospitalizations per 10,000, Age-adjusted 29.0 s 0.0* 0.0* 32.6
Heart Disease and Stroke Indicators
Diseases of the Heart Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted 285.9 s 0.0* s 284.8
Diseases of the Heart Hospitalizations per 10,000, Age-adjusted 91.1 94.6 s s 101.0
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted 37.4 0.0* 0.0* s 37.2
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) Hospitalizations per 10,000, Age-adjusted 18.3 s 0.0* s 19.9
Coronary Heart Disease Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted 232.5 s 0.0* s 231.5
Coronary Heart Disease Hospitalizations per 10,000, Age-adjusted 36.4 s s s 39.7
Congestive Heart Failure Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted 17.6 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 17.3
Congestive Heart Failure Hospitalizations per 10,000, Age-adjusted 21.6 s s 0.0* 25.0
Diabetes Indicators
Diabetes Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted 10.4 s 0.0* 0.0* 10.7
Diabetes Hospitalizations per 10,000 (Primary Dx ICD9 250), Age-adjusted 15.3 s 0.0* 0.0* 17.3
Diabetes Hospitalizations per 10,000 (Any Dx ICD9 250), Age-adjusted 181.7 422.1 s 84.1 209.5
Diabetes Short-term Complications Hospitalizations per 10,000, Aged 6-17 Years 2.6* 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 2.9*
Diabetes Short-term Complications Hospitalizations per 10,000, Aged 18+ Years 6.0 s 0.0* 0.0* 7.0
Cancer Indicators
Lung Cancer Indicidence per 100,000, Age-adjusted (2008-2010) 71.4 0.0* 0.0* s 70.4
Colorectal Cancer Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted (2008-2010) 14.9 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 14.6
Female Breast Cancer Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted (2008-2010) 22.9 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 22.4
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) 46.8% s 0.0%* s 46.9%
Percent Early Stage Female Breast Cancer (2008-2010) 59.1% 0.0%* 0.0%* 0.0%* 58.1%
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 16.2 s 0.0* 0.0* 18.5
Suicide Mortality Rate per 100,000, Age-adjusted 10.8 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 10.3

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