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

Health Indicator Non-Hispanic Hispanic Total
White Black Asian/Pacific
Islander
Socio-Demographic Indicators
Population (2011) 223,907 29,830 11,508 32,136 297,999
Percent of Population (2011) 75.1% 10.0% 3.9% 10.8% 100.0%
Median Annual Household Income in US Dollars~ 74,012 46,493 102,710 53,341 71,124
Percent of Families Below Poverty~ 4.0% 16.1% 0.0% 16.8% 6.0%
General Health Indicators
Total Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted 693.7 788.7 186.8 497.2 687.7
Percent Premature Deaths (< 75 Years) 37.3% 63.3% s s 40.2%
Years of Potential Life Lost per 100,000, Age-adjusted 5,602 8,127 1,368 3,629 5,559
Birth-Related Indicators
Number of Births per Year (3 Year Average) 1,797 318 132 484 2,812
Percent Births with Early (1st Trimester) Prenatal Care 85.6% 71.0% 82.2% 77.1% 81.9%
Percent Adequate Prenatal Care (Kotelchuck Index) 73.1% 54.6% 65.4% 61.9% 68.2%
Percent Premature Births (< 37 Weeks Gestation) 9.3% 14.2% 9.4% 11.1% 10.3%
Percent Low Birthweight Births (< 2.5 Kg) 6.1% 10.4% 8.3% 7.4% 7.1%
Teen (Age 15-17) Pregnancy Rate per 1,000 7.7 37.7 0.0* 25.0 14.2
Total Pregnancy Rate per 1,000 Age 15-44 Females 53.8 91.7 56.8 89.5 64.1
Fertility Rate per 1,000 (All Births/Female Population 15-44) 43.4 52.6 52.6 71.2 49.4
Infant Mortality per 1,000 Live Births 3.5 14.7 0.0* 4.8* 5.1
Injury-Related Indicators
Motor Vehicle-Related Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted 8.1 s s s 7.3
Unintentional Injury Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted 32.2 21.2 s 17.6 28.9
Unintentional Injury Hospitalizations per 10,000, Age-adjusted 71.4 65.7 14.1 29.8 70.3
Poisoning Hospitalizations per 10,000, Age-adjusted 9.9 12.7 s 2.6 9.6
Fall hospitalizations per 10,000, Aged 65+ Years 206.1 100.2 27.9* 67.3 198.3
Respiratory Disease Indicators
Asthma Hospitalizations per 10,000, Age-adjusted 8.9 32.4 s 10.1 11.9
Asthma Hospitalizations per 10,000, Aged 0-17 Years 13.7 49.4 s 10.7 19.8
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted 41.1 28.9 0.0* 23.0* 39.4
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease Hospitalizations per 10,000, Age-adjusted 26.1 54.9 2.4* 19.3 29.4
Heart Disease and Stroke Indicators
Diseases of the Heart Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted 188.8 205.5 40.1* 111.2 185.9
Diseases of the Heart Hospitalizations per 10,000, Age-adjusted 83.7 94.1 32.3 33.6 85.8
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted 26.8 24.4 s 25.3 27.1
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) Hospitalizations per 10,000, Age-adjusted 23.8 37.5 6.4 9.9 25.2
Coronary Heart Disease Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted 133.3 150.0 40.1* 86.3 131.7
Coronary Heart Disease Hospitalizations per 10,000, Age-adjusted 28.3 28.5 11.0 14.8 29.3
Congestive Heart Failure Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted 17.2 s 0.0* s 16.1
Congestive Heart Failure Hospitalizations per 10,000, Age-adjusted 23.5 35.8 14.9 11.5 24.9
Diabetes Indicators
Diabetes Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted 11.5 30.1 0.0* 19.5* 12.8
Diabetes Hospitalizations per 10,000 (Primary Dx ICD9 250), Age-adjusted 11.2 36.5 s 7.9 13.4
Diabetes Hospitalizations per 10,000 (Any Dx ICD9 250), Age-adjusted 171.5 373.6 61.5 148.6 194.0
Diabetes Short-term Complications Hospitalizations per 10,000, Aged 6-17 Years 1.5 s 0.0* s 1.6
Diabetes Short-term Complications Hospitalizations per 10,000, Aged 18+ Years 3.2 12.3 s 1.9 4.2
Cancer Indicators
Lung Cancer Indicidence per 100,000, Age-adjusted (2008-2010) 67.7 56.6 38.6* 31.5 65.2
Colorectal Cancer Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted (2008-2010) 15.7 21.1 s 31.0 16.7
Female Breast Cancer Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted (2008-2010) 23.7 33.6 s 22.6* 24.1
Cervix Uteri Cancer Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted (2008-2010) 2.1 s 0.0* 0.0* 2.3
Percent Early Stage Colorectal Cancer (2008-2010) 41.4% 34.4% 0.0%* 44.4%* 40.4%
Percent Early Stage Female Breast Cancer (2008-2010) 68.4% 58.1% 75.0% 60.9% 67.7%
Percent Early Stage Cervical Cancer (2008-2010) 67.9% s 0.0%* s 61.5%
Substance Abuse and Mental Health-Related Indicators
Drug-related Hospitalizations per 10,000, Age-adjusted 32.1 29.6 s 12.1 28.3
Suicide Mortality Rate per 100,000, Age-adjusted 9.6 7.1* 0.0* s 8.9

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