Chenango County Health Indicators by Race/Ethnicity, 2011-2013

Health Indicator Non-Hispanic Hispanic Total
White Black Asian/Pacific
Islander
Socio-Demographic Indicators
Population (2013) 47,443 580 273 1,018 49,503
Percentage of population (2013) 95.8% 1.2% 0.6% 2.1% 100.0%
Median annual household income in US dollars~ 43,135 NA NA 62,039 43,139
Percentage of families below poverty~ 10.7% NA NA NA 11.1%
General Health Indicators
Total mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 781.5 607.5* 0.0* 405.3* 771.7
Percentage of premature deaths (< 75 years) 39.6% 16.7%* NA 66.7%* 39.7%
Years of potential life lost per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 7,107 623 0 3,785 6,918
Birth-Related Indicators
Number of births per year (3 year average) 499 2 3 10 522
Percentage of births with early (1st trimester) prenatal care 82.9% s s s 82.3%
Percentage of births with adequate prenatal care (Kotelchuck index) 83.9% s s s 83.3%
Percentage of premature births (< 37 weeks gestation) 10.0% s s s 10.2%
Percentage of low birthweight births (< 2.5 kg) 6.4% s s s 6.6%
Teen pregnancies per 1,000 females aged 15-17 years 18.4 s s s 19.8
Pregnancies per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 77.2 50.9 61.6* 77.2 78.3
Fertility per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 61.7 25.5* 54.8* 54.4 61.9
Infant mortality per 1,000 live births 4.7* s s 0.0* 4.5*
Injury-Related Indicators
Motor vehicle-related mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 15.2 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 14.5
Unintentional injury mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 38.4 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 37.1
Unintentional injury hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 64.5 s s 28.5* 66.3
Poisoning hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 12.8 0.0* s s 13.3
Fall hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 65+ years 150.8 0.0* 0.0* s 156.6
Respiratory Disease Indicators
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 6.8 s 0.0* s 7.1
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 0-17 years 6.2 s 0.0* s 7.3
Chronic lower respiratory disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 50.7 0.0* 0.0* 34.5* 50.1
Chronic lower respiratory disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 30.7 s s s 32.2
Heart Disease and Stroke Indicators
Diseases of the heart mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 259.5 310.2* 0.0* 84.6* 257.7
Diseases of the heart hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 88.7 98.2 0.0* s 92.2
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 30.2 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 29.6
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 20.3 s 0.0* s 20.7
Coronary heart disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 209.4 206.8* 0.0* 51.7* 206.7
Coronary heart disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 34.4 s 0.0* s 35.1
Congestive heart failure mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 14.6 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 14.4
Congestive heart failure hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 22.8 s 0.0* s 23.9
Diabetes Indicators
Diabetes mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 11.3 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 11.0
Diabetes (primary diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 17.5 s 0.0* s 17.9
Diabetes (any diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population , age-adjusted 189.8 543.3 s 99.8 201.8
Diabetes short-term complications hospitalizations per 10,000 population aged 6-17 years 3.2* 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 3.0*
Diabetes short-term complications hospitalizations per 10,000 population aged 18+ years 9.7 s 0.0* s 9.9
Cancer Indicators
Lung cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2010-2012) 76.3 s 0.0* s 75.7
Colorectal cancer mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2010-2012) 16.3 0.0* 0.0* s 16.5
Colorectal cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2010-2012) 52.9 s 0.0* s 53.7
Female breast cancer mortality per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2010-2012) 18.1 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 17.6
Female late stage breast cancer incidence per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2010-2012) 52.8 0.0* 0.0* s 54.1
Cervix uteri cancer mortality per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2010-2012) s 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* s
Cervical cancer incidence per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2010-2012) 10.6* 0.0* 0.0* s 13.0*
Substance Abuse and Mental Health-Related Indicators
Drug-related hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 13.4 0.0* s s 14.2
Suicide mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 10.6 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 10.1

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