Onondaga County Health Indicators by Race/Ethnicity, 2012-2014

Health Indicator Non-Hispanic Hispanic Total
White Black Asian/Pacific
Islander
Socio-Demographic Indicators
Population (2014) 369,608 55,459 17,716 21,495 468,196
Percentage of population (2014) 78.9% 11.8% 3.8% 4.6% 100.0%
Median annual household income in US dollars~ 59,671 27,452 44,431 33,095 54,498
Percentage of families below poverty~ 5.8% 35.4% 23.2% 36.7% 10.5%
General Health Indicators
Total mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 682.1 931.6 451.9 505.4 701.3
Percentage of premature deaths (< 75 years) 34.9% 65.1% 45.5% 70.1% 38.1%
Years of potential life lost per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 6,075 9,221 1,533 4,504 6,296
Birth-Related Indicators
Number of births per year (3 year average) 3,469 861 295 333 5,280
Percentage of births with early (1st trimester) prenatal care 84.0% 61.9% 66.9% 69.0% 77.5%
Percentage of births with adequate prenatal care (Kotelchuck index) 84.7% 62.9% 67.9% 70.3% 78.3%
Percentage of premature births (< 37 weeks gestation) 9.0% 14.7% 8.8% 10.8% 10.2%
Percentage of low birthweight births (< 2.5 kg) 6.3% 12.8% 6.2% 8.8% 7.6%
Teen pregnancies per 1,000 females aged 15-17 years 8.1 51.6 9.5 48.9 20.6
Pregnancies per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 60.9 110.9 70.0 87.1 73.9
Fertility per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 49.9 67.3 61.8 63.3 56.6
Infant mortality per 1,000 live births 5.2 12.8 1.1* 3.0* 5.9
Injury-Related Indicators
Motor vehicle-related mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 7.2 4.5* 3.0* 4.6* 6.7
Unintentional injury mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 36.6 41.8 10.8* 29.1 36.2
Unintentional injury hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 49.5 58.4 20.8 34.2 53.9
Poisoning hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 10.6 20.5 2.3 14.9 12.4
Fall hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 65+ years 188.5 80.8 62.7 51.7 186.8
Respiratory Disease Indicators
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 4.5 16.9 6.5 13.6 7.2
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 0-17 years 4.3 18.4 s 10.2 9.0
Chronic lower respiratory disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 40.1 25.6 15.5* 28.8* 39.3
Chronic lower respiratory disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 18.6 36.9 12.3 25.0 22.0
Heart Disease and Stroke Indicators
Diseases of the heart mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 143.0 202.8 83.0 98.2 147.8
Diseases of the heart hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 69.3 126.1 32.9 61.0 76.6
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 32.3 44.2 51.8* 38.0 33.8
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 20.8 35.6 16.8 18.5 23.3
Coronary heart disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 97.4 135.4 55.0 70.8 100.4
Coronary heart disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 22.2 34.9 14.5 19.5 24.4
Congestive heart failure mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 10.9 14.3 12.5* 9.9* 11.4
Congestive heart failure hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 19.5 50.0 12.5 23.4 22.9
Diabetes Indicators
Diabetes mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 15.1 33.8 17.2* 10.6* 16.4
Diabetes (primary diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 11.5 43.3 2.8 18.4 15.5
Diabetes (any diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population , age-adjusted 157.9 410.4 89.7 240.3 189.8
Diabetes short-term complications hospitalizations per 10,000 population aged 6-17 years 2.8 7.4 s s 4.3
Diabetes short-term complications hospitalizations per 10,000 population aged 18+ years 5.8 23.9 s 10.8 8.1
Cancer Indicators
Lung cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2011-2013) 74.8 79.5 40.4* 48.0 75.0
Colorectal cancer mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2011-2013) 13.8 18.2 s s 14.0
Colorectal cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2011-2013) 40.7 38.9 27.4* 21.1* 40.4
Female breast cancer mortality per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2011-2013) 18.9 19.8 0.0* s 18.4
Female late stage breast cancer incidence per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2011-2013) 44.6 48.3 s s 43.7
Cervix uteri cancer mortality per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2011-2013) 2.4 s 0.0* 0.0* 2.3
Cervical cancer incidence per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2011-2013) 5.2 0.0* s s 5.1
Substance Abuse and Mental Health-Related Indicators
Drug-related hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 18.6 45.5 2.7 24.9 22.3
Suicide mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 11.0 4.3* 4.0* 13.4* 10.6

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