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

Health Indicator Non-Hispanic Hispanic Total
White Black Asian/Pacific
Islander
Socio-Demographic Indicators
Population (2011) 374,090 53,390 15,682 19,860 466,960
Percent of Population (2011) 80.1% 11.4% 3.4% 4.3% 100.0%
Median Annual Household Income in US Dollars~ 57,992 26,108 47,772 26,504 52,520
Percent of Families Below Poverty~ 5.6% 34.7% 19.8% 38.4% 10.0%
General Health Indicators
Total Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted 693.8 958.6 303.3 494.5 710.7
Percent Premature Deaths (< 75 Years) 33.7% 68.2% s s 37.1%
Years of Potential Life Lost per 100,000, Age-adjusted 5,673 9,474 1,939 4,939 6,048
Birth-Related Indicators
Number of Births per Year (3 Year Average) 3,664 860 235 335 5,414
Percent Births with Early (1st Trimester) Prenatal Care 83.5% 59.5% 63.2% 66.8% 76.8%
Percent Adequate Prenatal Care (Kotelchuck Index) 83.1% 61.0% 65.6% 70.1% 77.2%
Percent Premature Births (< 37 Weeks Gestation) 9.9% 14.5% 9.4% 10.9% 10.7%
Percent Low Birthweight Births (< 2.5 Kg) 6.8% 13.5% 8.1% 9.2% 8.2%
Teen (Age 15-17) Pregnancy Rate per 1,000 13.2 65.2 s 53.3 26.2
Total Pregnancy Rate per 1,000 Age 15-44 Females 63.7 124.9 64.4 109.6 77.9
Fertility Rate per 1,000 (All Births/Female Population 15-44) 51.0 70.6 56.6 75.5 57.8
Infant Mortality per 1,000 Live Births 4.8 12.4 s 7.0* 6.4
Injury-Related Indicators
Motor Vehicle-Related Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted 8.0 5.7* s 17.8* 8.0
Unintentional Injury Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted 31.2 26.4 s 27.6 31.1
Unintentional Injury Hospitalizations per 10,000, Age-adjusted 43.5 48.0 17.9 37.3 46.1
Poisoning Hospitalizations per 10,000, Age-adjusted 10.9 20.8 3.5 12.4 12.1
Fall hospitalizations per 10,000, Aged 65+ Years 162.4 52.3 48.5 79.8 157.6
Respiratory Disease Indicators
Asthma Hospitalizations per 10,000, Age-adjusted 5.9 22.1 5.9 13.3 8.3
Asthma Hospitalizations per 10,000, Aged 0-17 Years 6.0 18.5 s 9.7 9.6
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted 40.0 33.1 s s 39.3
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease Hospitalizations per 10,000, Age-adjusted 22.7 43.1 12.3 23.2 25.6
Heart Disease and Stroke Indicators
Diseases of the Heart Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted 147.8 200.1 77.4 96.3 150.9
Diseases of the Heart Hospitalizations per 10,000, Age-adjusted 76.6 144.1 21.5 78.1 83.4
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted 33.8 55.7 s 39.3* 35.2
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) Hospitalizations per 10,000, Age-adjusted 21.9 40.7 6.8 18.1 23.9
Coronary Heart Disease Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted 102.6 124.1 43.4* 68.5 103.8
Coronary Heart Disease Hospitalizations per 10,000, Age-adjusted 26.4 36.5 9.6 25.2 28.2
Congestive Heart Failure Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted 10.9 18.5 s s 11.2
Congestive Heart Failure Hospitalizations per 10,000, Age-adjusted 20.0 64.9 4.9* 26.0 23.6
Diabetes Indicators
Diabetes Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted 14.8 35.1 s 0.0* 15.9
Diabetes Hospitalizations per 10,000 (Primary Dx ICD9 250), Age-adjusted 10.1 45.2 6.0 19.6 13.5
Diabetes Hospitalizations per 10,000 (Any Dx ICD9 250), Age-adjusted 159.5 452.4 63.2 241.2 188.0
Diabetes Short-term Complications Hospitalizations per 10,000, Aged 6-17 Years 2.5 6.2 0.0* s 3.6
Diabetes Short-term Complications Hospitalizations per 10,000, Aged 18+ Years 4.1 19.1 s 4.6 5.5
Cancer Indicators
Lung Cancer Indicidence per 100,000, Age-adjusted (2008-2010) 82.3 95.9 s s 82.5
Colorectal Cancer Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted (2008-2010) 14.2 10.7 s s 14.0
Female Breast Cancer Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted (2008-2010) 22.3 18.6 s 0.0* 21.3
Cervix Uteri Cancer Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted (2008-2010) 1.3 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 1.1
Percent Early Stage Colorectal Cancer (2008-2010) 47.4% 44.7% 0.0%* s 47.1%
Percent Early Stage Female Breast Cancer (2008-2010) 67.6% 56.2% 69.2%* 60.0%* 66.7%
Percent Early Stage Cervical Cancer (2008-2010) 67.7% s s s 66.7%
Substance Abuse and Mental Health-Related Indicators
Drug-related Hospitalizations per 10,000, Age-adjusted 16.2 44.8 3.3 23.8 19.5
Suicide Mortality Rate per 100,000, Age-adjusted 8.8 5.2* s s 8.5

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