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

Health Indicator Non-Hispanic Hispanic Total
White Black Asian/Pacific
Islander
Socio-Demographic Indicators
Population (2014) 115,035 1,458 1,021 2,828 120,913
Percentage of population (2014) 95.1% 1.2% 0.8% 2.3% 100.0%
Median annual household income in US dollars~ 48,140 88,661 68,182 33,281 47,646
Percentage of families below poverty~ 12.3% 8.4% 10.7% 48.1% 12.9%
General Health Indicators
Total mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 800.0 475.0 381.7* 683.3 797.3
Percentage of premature deaths (< 75 years) 46.8% 84.6% 42.9%* 81.5% 47.3%
Years of potential life lost per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 7,235 8,358 3,668 8,284 7,238
Birth-Related Indicators
Number of births per year (3 year average) 1,229 3 9 46 1,311
Percentage of births with early (1st trimester) prenatal care 76.3% s s 68.6% 75.8%
Percentage of births with adequate prenatal care (Kotelchuck index) 78.0% s s 70.3% 77.4%
Percentage of premature births (< 37 weeks gestation) 10.2% s s 10.3% 10.2%
Percentage of low birthweight births (< 2.5 kg) 7.5% s s 5.6%* 7.4%
Teen pregnancies per 1,000 females aged 15-17 years 16.6 8.8* 0.0* 40.8 17.6
Pregnancies per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 65.9 15.2 36.4 75.7 66.4
Fertility per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 55.8 8.1* 32.9 66.2 55.9
Infant mortality per 1,000 live births 5.4 s s 7.2* 5.6
Injury-Related Indicators
Motor vehicle-related mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 16.3 0.0* 0.0* 84.6* 16.8
Unintentional injury mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 46.8 52.5* 64.3* 167.4 48.8
Unintentional injury hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 49.8 23.2* 45.8* 14.4* 61.1
Poisoning hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 7.3 s 0.0* s 10.1
Fall hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 65+ years 135.2 s s 0.0* 179.1
Respiratory Disease Indicators
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 3.8 s 0.0* s 5.2
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 0-17 years 4.7 0.0* 0.0* s 6.3
Chronic lower respiratory disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 57.0 53.7* 0.0* 0.0* 56.4
Chronic lower respiratory disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 21.3 s 0.0* s 28.8
Heart Disease and Stroke Indicators
Diseases of the heart mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 178.2 180.2* 45.2* 226.8* 177.8
Diseases of the heart hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 84.8 87.4 40.6* 50.6 102.2
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 34.9 0.0* 0.0* 40.8* 34.4
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 23.4 s s s 26.2
Coronary heart disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 126.5 95.6* 45.2* 161.9* 126.1
Coronary heart disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 34.5 33.7* s 20.6* 40.6
Congestive heart failure mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 11.8 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 11.5
Congestive heart failure hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 20.1 28.9* 0.0* s 25.7
Diabetes Indicators
Diabetes mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 21.9 29.4* 0.0* 0.0* 21.7
Diabetes (primary diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 12.2 35.2 s 20.9* 15.7
Diabetes (any diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population , age-adjusted 185.3 244.8 84.0 185.9 228.6
Diabetes short-term complications hospitalizations per 10,000 population aged 6-17 years 3.9 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 4.2
Diabetes short-term complications hospitalizations per 10,000 population aged 18+ years 5.4 32.7* 0.0* 0.0* 7.2
Cancer Indicators
Lung cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2011-2013) 93.8 s 0.0* s 93.8
Colorectal cancer mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2011-2013) 15.0 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 14.8
Colorectal cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2011-2013) 37.9 0.0* s s 37.9
Female breast cancer mortality per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2011-2013) 17.9 0.0* 0.0* s 18.0
Female late stage breast cancer incidence per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2011-2013) 37.4 s s s 39.7
Cervix uteri cancer mortality per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2011-2013) s 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* s
Cervical cancer incidence per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2011-2013) 6.5 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 6.4
Substance Abuse and Mental Health-Related Indicators
Drug-related hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 11.9 32.7 0.0* 8.2* 15.0
Suicide mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 14.0 21.8* 0.0* 46.8* 14.4

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