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

Health Indicator Non-Hispanic Hispanic Total
White Black Asian/Pacific
Islander
Socio-Demographic Indicators
Population (2013) 46,025 1,026 522 1,243 48,976
Percentage of population (2013) 94.0% 2.1% 1.1% 2.5% 100.0%
Median annual household income in US dollars~ 48,256 20,992 NA 40,521 47,122
Percentage of families below poverty~ 7.8% NA NA NA 8.3%
General Health Indicators
Total mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 797.6 809.7 333.4* 623.5* 794.5
Percentage of premature deaths (< 75 years) 41.9% 63.6%* 75.0%* 62.5%* 42.5%
Years of potential life lost per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 6,584 3,340 4,183 1,800 6,407
Birth-Related Indicators
Number of births per year (3 year average) 443 3 3 13 471
Percentage of births with early (1st trimester) prenatal care 82.6% s s s 81.6%
Percentage of births with adequate prenatal care (Kotelchuck index) 83.8% s s s 83.0%
Percentage of premature births (< 37 weeks gestation) 9.6% s s s 9.5%
Percentage of low birthweight births (< 2.5 kg) 6.3% s s s 6.3%
Teen pregnancies per 1,000 females aged 15-17 years 16.3 s s 20.0* 17.9
Pregnancies per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 53.4 32.7 19.7 53.2 53.3
Fertility per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 43.6 13.6 15.7* 34.6 42.9
Infant mortality per 1,000 live births 8.3 s s 0.0* 7.8
Injury-Related Indicators
Motor vehicle-related mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 13.1 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 12.2
Unintentional injury mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 35.2 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 33.6
Unintentional injury hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 61.4 81.2 0.0* s 61.9
Poisoning hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 11.2 s 0.0* s 11.5
Fall hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 65+ years 185.9 s 0.0* 0.0* 186.2
Respiratory Disease Indicators
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 6.4 0.0* 0.0* s 6.6
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 0-17 years 7.2 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 7.7
Chronic lower respiratory disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 62.6 60.0* 0.0* 69.5* 62.4
Chronic lower respiratory disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 44.0 0.0* 0.0* s 44.4
Heart Disease and Stroke Indicators
Diseases of the heart mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 165.0 312.5* 264.2* 0.0* 166.4
Diseases of the heart hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 109.0 90.8 s s 110.6
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 43.4 224.2* 0.0* 141.0* 44.3
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 24.3 s 0.0* s 24.9
Coronary heart disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 107.8 67.4* 69.8* 0.0* 106.5
Coronary heart disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 37.4 s 0.0* s 37.9
Congestive heart failure mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 17.2 67.4* 0.0* 0.0* 17.4
Congestive heart failure hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 28.3 46.8* 0.0* s 28.8
Diabetes Indicators
Diabetes mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 21.1 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 20.6
Diabetes (primary diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 14.2 s 0.0* s 14.4
Diabetes (any diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population , age-adjusted 243.4 306.8 0.0* 86.6 247.6
Diabetes short-term complications hospitalizations per 10,000 population aged 6-17 years s 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* s
Diabetes short-term complications hospitalizations per 10,000 population aged 18+ years 4.9 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 4.8
Cancer Indicators
Lung cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2010-2012) 78.8 s 0.0* s 78.0
Colorectal cancer mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2010-2012) 14.5 0.0* s 0.0* 14.6
Colorectal cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2010-2012) 51.6 0.0* 0.0* s 51.1
Female breast cancer mortality per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2010-2012) 22.0 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 21.5
Female late stage breast cancer incidence per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2010-2012) 48.1 s 0.0* 0.0* 47.7
Cervix uteri cancer mortality per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2010-2012) 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 0.0*
Cervical cancer incidence per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2010-2012) s 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* s
Substance Abuse and Mental Health-Related Indicators
Drug-related hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 11.6 31.2 s s 12.2
Suicide mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 9.1 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 9.1

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