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

Health Indicator Non-Hispanic Hispanic Total
White Black Asian/Pacific
Islander
Socio-Demographic Indicators
Population (2013) 220,329 30,671 11,852 33,464 296,916
Percentage of population (2013) 74.2% 10.3% 4.0% 11.3% 100.0%
Median annual household income in US dollars~ 73,478 44,695 101,359 46,630 69,901
Percentage of families below poverty~ 3.6% 12.5% 8.5% 16.2% 5.8%
General Health Indicators
Total mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 686.2 711.3 234.3 459.3 669.4
Percentage of premature deaths (< 75 years) 37.8% 63.8% 44.4% 48.0% 40.2%
Years of potential life lost per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 6,095 8,061 1,547 1,959 5,719
Birth-Related Indicators
Number of births per year (3 year average) 1,693 308 107 450 2,653
Percentage of births with early (1st trimester) prenatal care 80.7% 70.2% 81.0% 75.0% 78.3%
Percentage of births with adequate prenatal care (Kotelchuck index) 70.1% 53.0% 64.1% 61.1% 66.0%
Percentage of premature births (< 37 weeks gestation) 9.9% 12.8% 11.8% 11.6% 10.7%
Percentage of low birthweight births (< 2.5 kg) 6.6% 8.4% 9.3% 8.1% 7.3%
Teen pregnancies per 1,000 females aged 15-17 years 7.7 31.7 2.6* 13.8 12.1
Pregnancies per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 53.2 87.0 42.9 75.6 61.7
Fertility per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 42.3 50.2 39.8 60.5 47.0
Infant mortality per 1,000 live births 4.5 11.9 6.2* 2.2* 5.2
Injury-Related Indicators
Motor vehicle-related mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 8.8 8.8* 2.7* 4.8* 7.9
Unintentional injury mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 41.0 23.6 11.5* 12.1 35.7
Unintentional injury hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 54.2 60.1 19.4 148.8 63.8
Poisoning hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 7.3 10.9 2.0* 18.1 9.1
Fall hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 65+ years 162.8 84.0 41.5 484.5 176.7
Respiratory Disease Indicators
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 8.6 31.3 s 7.4 12.5
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 0-17 years 13.1 51.4 0.0* 2.0* 20.9
Chronic lower respiratory disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 37.5 47.0 17.2* 26.8 37.2
Chronic lower respiratory disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 22.2 54.1 3.8* 29.9 27.8
Heart Disease and Stroke Indicators
Diseases of the heart mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 184.0 142.1 64.5 96.4 176.8
Diseases of the heart hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 66.2 83.6 20.2 57.7 72.1
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 29.2 35.3 40.2* 35.2 30.1
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 19.7 34.7 6.9 33.4 22.7
Coronary heart disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 124.5 88.6 41.2* 67.1 119.3
Coronary heart disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 21.9 22.8 6.4 14.7 23.8
Congestive heart failure mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 17.0 16.0 6.1* 9.3* 16.5
Congestive heart failure hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 18.1 30.3 8.2 19.5 20.4
Diabetes Indicators
Diabetes mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 11.9 30.3 0.0* 11.9* 12.9
Diabetes (primary diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 8.4 28.6 4.9 15.7 11.6
Diabetes (any diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population , age-adjusted 140.0 308.7 70.5 243.8 173.1
Diabetes short-term complications hospitalizations per 10,000 population aged 6-17 years 1.5 3.8* 0.0* s 2.1
Diabetes short-term complications hospitalizations per 10,000 population aged 18+ years 3.1 10.8 2.3* 3.1 4.3
Cancer Indicators
Lung cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2010-2012) 68.5 62.0 s 36.5 65.3
Colorectal cancer mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2010-2012) 14.4 19.6 s 14.1* 14.7
Colorectal cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2010-2012) 41.1 43.6 17.8* 34.4 40.8
Female breast cancer mortality per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2010-2012) 18.3 29.8 s 22.7* 19.0
Female late stage breast cancer incidence per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2010-2012) 38.6 32.2 s 21.6* 37.1
Cervix uteri cancer mortality per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2010-2012) 2.1* 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 1.8*
Cervical cancer incidence per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2010-2012) 6.5 s 0.0* s 7.6
Substance Abuse and Mental Health-Related Indicators
Drug-related hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 23.2 29.5 6.8 62.4 28.8
Suicide mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 9.7 5.9* 0.0* 1.1* 8.3

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