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

Health Indicator Non-Hispanic Hispanic Total
White Black Asian/Pacific
Islander
Socio-Demographic Indicators
Population (2012) 222,329 30,111 11,643 32,629 297,322
Percent of population (2012) 74.8% 10.1% 3.9% 11.0% 100.0%
Median annual household income in US dollars~ 73,579 44,407 99,286 49,431 70,359
Percent of families below poverty~ 3.5% 13.7% 3.1% 15.3% 5.5%
General Health Indicators
Total mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 685.8 739.9 239.2 471.5 674.6
Percent premature deaths (< 75 years) 37.4% 63.1% 51.0% 52.5% 39.9%
Years of potential life lost per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 5,754 8,304 1,726 2,806 5,580
Birth-Related Indicators
Number of births per year (3 year average) 1,735 327 125 476 2,744
Percent of births with early (1st trimester) prenatal care 81.5% 70.4% 83.1% 75.2% 79.0%
Percent of births with adequate prenatal care (kotelchuck index) 69.4% 53.1% 63.8% 59.0% 65.1%
Percent premature births (< 37 weeks gestation) 9.1% 15.4% 11.2% 11.3% 10.5%
Percent low birthweight births (< 2.5 kg) 5.9% 10.4% 9.6% 7.9% 7.1%
Teen pregnancy rate per 1,000 females aged 15-17 years 7.1 32.9 1.3* 16.3 11.9
Pregnancy rate per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 52.3 89.5 49.4 79.5 61.7
Fertility rate per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 42.6 53.9 46.5 64.9 48.2
Infant mortality per 1,000 live births 3.8 17.3 5.3* 2.8* 5.5
Injury-Related Indicators
Motor vehicle-related mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 7.8 3.3* 5.7* 2.8* 6.8
Unintentional injury mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 36.3 16.7 14.7* 15.5 32.0
Unintentional injury hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 65.4 62.4 12.5 61.5 67.5
Poisoning hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 9.8 12.1 s 7.5 10.0
Fall hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 65+ years 190.1 88.3 18.8* 185.1 189.3
Respiratory Disease Indicators
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 8.3 28.2 s 6.9 11.4
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 0-17 years 12.4 42.7 0.0* 5.9 18.3
Chronic lower respiratory disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 38.2 34.2 13.5* 25.4* 36.9
Chronic lower respiratory disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 23.4 51.6 3.6* 18.5 27.5
Heart Disease and Stroke Indicators
Diseases of the heart mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 185.2 167.4 67.8 85.5 179.3
Diseases of the heart hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 76.6 91.5 23.3 33.7 80.5
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 28.9 30.3 28.2* 30.8 29.5
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 22.2 37.3 4.6 16.8 24.3
Coronary heart disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 127.5 112.6 47.6* 62.0 123.2
Coronary heart disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 25.9 25.5 7.0 13.1 27.2
Congestive heart failure mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 15.9 11.1* 6.7* 7.8* 15.2
Congestive heart failure hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 20.6 34.5 10.3 12.4 22.5
Diabetes Indicators
Diabetes mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 11.4 21.6 0.0* 13.4* 12.0
Diabetes (primary diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 9.8 32.7 3.1* 9.1 12.5
Diabetes (any diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population , age-adjusted 159.5 341.2 56.6 150.4 186.4
Diabetes short-term complications hospitalizations per 10,000 population aged 6-17 years 1.8 s 0.0* 3.0* 2.0
Diabetes short-term complications hospitalizations per 10,000 population aged 18+ years 3.2 11.5 s 2.1 4.2
Cancer Indicators
Lung cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2009-2011) 69.6 54.1 s 40.1 66.3
Colorectal cancer mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2009-2011) 15.4 19.6 s 26.9* 15.9
Colorectal cancer incidence per 100,000, age-adjusted (2009-2011) 44.2 47.7 27.6* 41.8 44.4
Female breast cancer mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2009-2011) 22.6 29.5 s 26.8* 23.0
Female late stage breast cancer incidence per 100,000, age-adjusted (2009-2011) 47.4 33.9 s 24.5* 44.1
Cervix uteri cancer mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2009-2011) 1.9* s 0.0* 0.0* 2.0
Cervical cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2009-2011) 7.3 s 0.0* s 8.1
Substance Abuse and Mental Health-Related Indicators
Drug-related hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 30.5 30.5 s 25.2 29.0
Suicide mortality rate per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 8.8 6.7* 0.0* 4.2* 7.9

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