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

Health Indicator Non-Hispanic Hispanic Total
White Black Asian/Pacific
Islander
Socio-Demographic Indicators
Population (2011) 46,436 1,041 510 1,199 49,363
Percent of Population (2011) 94.1% 2.1% 1.0% 2.4% 100.0%
Median Annual Household Income in US Dollars~ 45,537 66,458 0 45,833 45,603
Percent of Families Below Poverty~ 8.7% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 9.6%
General Health Indicators
Total Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted 793.0 536.7* s 1,001.1 788.7
Percent Premature Deaths (< 75 Years) 40.1% s s s 40.9%
Years of Potential Life Lost per 100,000, Age-adjusted 6,492 3,229 965 3,878 6,295
Birth-Related Indicators
Number of Births per Year (3 Year Average) 471 5 3 11 497
Percent Births with Early (1st Trimester) Prenatal Care 78.4% s s s 78.1%
Percent Adequate Prenatal Care (Kotelchuck Index) 78.5% s s s 78.0%
Percent Premature Births (< 37 Weeks Gestation) 11.5% s 0.0%* s 11.2%
Percent Low Birthweight Births (< 2.5 Kg) 8.1% s 0.0%* s 7.9%
Teen (Age 15-17) Pregnancy Rate per 1,000 14.3 s s 0.0* 16.3
Total Pregnancy Rate per 1,000 Age 15-44 Females 56.7 54.9 27.0 56.0 57.6
Fertility Rate per 1,000 (All Births/Female Population 15-44) 46.0 20.2 24.5 34.4 45.4
Infant Mortality per 1,000 Live Births 9.9 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 9.4
Injury-Related Indicators
Motor Vehicle-Related Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted 7.2* 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 6.9*
Unintentional Injury Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted 28.9 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 28.0
Unintentional Injury Hospitalizations per 10,000, Age-adjusted 62.1 129.1 s s 63.3
Poisoning Hospitalizations per 10,000, Age-adjusted 12.7 s 0.0* 0.0* 12.7
Fall hospitalizations per 10,000, Aged 65+ Years 201.4 s 0.0* s 203.6
Respiratory Disease Indicators
Asthma Hospitalizations per 10,000, Age-adjusted 6.4 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 6.3
Asthma Hospitalizations per 10,000, Aged 0-17 Years 4.2 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 4.6
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted 61.7 s 0.0* s 61.8
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease Hospitalizations per 10,000, Age-adjusted 44.1 s 0.0* 0.0* 44.2
Heart Disease and Stroke Indicators
Diseases of the Heart Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted 165.7 s 0.0* s 164.9
Diseases of the Heart Hospitalizations per 10,000, Age-adjusted 110.1 91.1 s s 112.5
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted 41.2 0.0* 0.0* s 41.0
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) Hospitalizations per 10,000, Age-adjusted 28.4 33.6* 0.0* s 29.6
Coronary Heart Disease Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted 115.4 0.0* 0.0* s 114.5
Coronary Heart Disease Hospitalizations per 10,000, Age-adjusted 41.6 s s s 42.6
Congestive Heart Failure Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted 12.3 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 12.0
Congestive Heart Failure Hospitalizations per 10,000, Age-adjusted 26.2 s 0.0* 0.0* 26.9
Diabetes Indicators
Diabetes Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted 18.4 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 18.0
Diabetes Hospitalizations per 10,000 (Primary Dx ICD9 250), Age-adjusted 14.1 s 0.0* s 14.3
Diabetes Hospitalizations per 10,000 (Any Dx ICD9 250), Age-adjusted 258.3 395.2 s 63.6* 264.2
Diabetes Short-term Complications Hospitalizations per 10,000, Aged 6-17 Years 5.1 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 4.8
Diabetes Short-term Complications Hospitalizations per 10,000, Aged 18+ Years 2.7 s 0.0* 0.0* 2.8
Cancer Indicators
Lung Cancer Indicidence per 100,000, Age-adjusted (2008-2010) 89.3 0.0* 0.0* s 88.6
Colorectal Cancer Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted (2008-2010) 14.1 0.0* s 0.0* 14.2
Female Breast Cancer Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted (2008-2010) 15.1 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 14.8
Cervix Uteri Cancer Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted (2008-2010) 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 0.0*
Percent Early Stage Colorectal Cancer (2008-2010) 48.0% s 0.0%* s 49.4%
Percent Early Stage Female Breast Cancer (2008-2010) 62.1% s 0.0%* 0.0%* 61.8%
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 11.9 31.0* s 0.0* 12.0
Suicide Mortality Rate per 100,000, Age-adjusted 14.3 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 13.7

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