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

Health Indicator Non-Hispanic Hispanic Total
White Black Asian/Pacific
Islander
Socio-Demographic Indicators
Population (2013) 372,416 54,427 16,642 20,956 468,387
Percentage of population (2013) 79.5% 11.6% 3.6% 4.5% 100.0%
Median annual household income in US dollars~ 59,184 25,609 48,576 35,655 53,905
Percentage of families below poverty~ 6.1% 36.9% 21.4% 32.8% 10.7%
General Health Indicators
Total mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 687.3 891.8 435.5 502.6 701.8
Percentage of premature deaths (< 75 years) 34.2% 67.8% 44.3% 70.7% 37.5%
Years of potential life lost per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 5,927 8,857 1,463 4,722 6,130
Birth-Related Indicators
Number of births per year (3 year average) 3,503 874 284 334 5,322
Percentage of births with early (1st trimester) prenatal care 83.7% 61.0% 64.5% 69.9% 77.0%
Percentage of births with adequate prenatal care (Kotelchuck index) 83.3% 61.9% 64.6% 70.7% 77.0%
Percentage of premature births (< 37 weeks gestation) 9.4% 13.7% 9.5% 10.9% 10.4%
Percentage of low birthweight births (< 2.5 kg) 6.5% 11.9% 6.6% 9.0% 7.6%
Teen pregnancies per 1,000 females aged 15-17 years 9.4 56.6 6.7* 44.0 21.8
Pregnancies per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 61.9 116.0 69.2 94.2 75.4
Fertility per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 49.9 69.2 61.2 65.1 56.9
Infant mortality per 1,000 live births 4.9 12.2 1.2* 3.0* 5.8
Injury-Related Indicators
Motor vehicle-related mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 7.4 6.6 3.2* 6.3* 7.1
Unintentional injury mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 35.6 27.1 11.7* 20.3 33.9
Unintentional injury hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 47.8 56.5 20.0 36.1 50.6
Poisoning hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 11.8 22.1 2.7 15.7 13.1
Fall hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 65+ years 177.8 64.3 57.9 50.9 170.9
Respiratory Disease Indicators
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 5.1 18.2 5.2 14.9 7.3
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 0-17 years 4.6 17.0 s 9.9 8.0
Chronic lower respiratory disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 41.3 29.6 13.7* 29.2* 40.4
Chronic lower respiratory disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 20.4 39.4 12.7 26.7 23.3
Heart Disease and Stroke Indicators
Diseases of the heart mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 146.1 191.7 79.1 111.4 149.4
Diseases of the heart hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 75.8 139.6 26.0 65.9 82.7
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 32.0 48.7 56.0 38.5 34.1
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 22.2 39.5 13.6 20.5 24.3
Coronary heart disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 99.7 120.5 57.4 84.9 101.3
Coronary heart disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 25.6 39.1 11.3 22.3 27.7
Congestive heart failure mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 11.7 15.5 8.5* 10.5* 11.8
Congestive heart failure hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 20.5 56.2 7.0 22.0 23.6
Diabetes Indicators
Diabetes mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 15.3 31.4 13.7* 6.9* 16.3
Diabetes (primary diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 11.1 44.6 4.1 19.7 14.6
Diabetes (any diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population , age-adjusted 165.1 441.6 81.9 262.1 194.6
Diabetes short-term complications hospitalizations per 10,000 population aged 6-17 years 2.6 5.2 s s 3.9
Diabetes short-term complications hospitalizations per 10,000 population aged 18+ years 5.0 23.4 s 8.8 7.0
Cancer Indicators
Lung cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2010-2012) 77.6 82.9 36.0* 30.0* 77.9
Colorectal cancer mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2010-2012) 13.2 18.2 s s 13.3
Colorectal cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2010-2012) 41.0 41.9 s s 40.5
Female breast cancer mortality per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2010-2012) 20.5 14.4* 0.0* s 19.7
Female late stage breast cancer incidence per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2010-2012) 45.0 48.4 s s 43.8
Cervix uteri cancer mortality per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2010-2012) 2.4 s 0.0* 0.0* 2.2
Cervical cancer incidence per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2010-2012) 5.0 s s s 5.3
Substance Abuse and Mental Health-Related Indicators
Drug-related hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 19.3 47.6 2.3* 26.5 22.5
Suicide mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 11.2 5.2* 1.5* 12.7* 10.7

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