Oswego County Health Indicators by Race/Ethnicity, 2010-2012

Health Indicator Non-Hispanic Hispanic Total
White Black Asian/Pacific
Islander
Socio-Demographic Indicators
Population (2012) 116,285 1,256 927 2,687 121,700
Percent of population (2012) 95.6% 1.0% 0.8% 2.2% 100.0%
Median annual household income in US dollars~ 46,752 120,250 60,735 37,593 46,655
Percent of families below poverty~ 11.6% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 12.1%
General Health Indicators
Total mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 800.6 477.9 307.7* 571.2 797.6
Percent premature deaths (< 75 years) 42.9% 83.3% 66.7%* 72.2% 43.4%
Years of potential life lost per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 6,305 10,967 2,475 5,252 6,291
Birth-Related Indicators
Number of births per year (3 year average) 1,261 6 8 42 1,336
Percent of births with early (1st trimester) prenatal care 78.7% s s 73.1% 78.3%
Percent of births with adequate prenatal care (kotelchuck index) 78.5% s s 70.2% 78.0%
Percent premature births (< 37 weeks gestation) 9.6% s s 14.4% 9.7%
Percent low birthweight births (< 2.5 kg) 7.2% s s 14.4% 7.4%
Teen pregnancy rate per 1,000 females aged 15-17 years 20.2 9.4* 0.0* 57.0 21.4
Pregnancy rate per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 66.3 34.0 37.4 77.9 67.1
Fertility rate per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 55.2 20.8 32.2 62.4 55.2
Infant mortality per 1,000 live births 4.0 s 0.0* 8.0* 4.2
Injury-Related Indicators
Motor vehicle-related mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 14.6 0.0* 0.0* 14.2* 14.3
Unintentional injury mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 40.9 0.0* 53.7* 110.6* 41.9
Unintentional injury hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 51.0 27.6* 37.1* 32.1 59.4
Poisoning hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 10.8 s 0.0* s 12.9
Fall hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 65+ years 141.6 s s s 180.8
Respiratory Disease Indicators
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 5.5 s 0.0* s 6.8
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 0-17 years 7.5 0.0* 0.0* s 9.0
Chronic lower respiratory disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 57.8 10.9* 0.0* 0.0* 57.1
Chronic lower respiratory disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 28.9 42.9* 0.0* s 35.8
Heart Disease and Stroke Indicators
Diseases of the heart mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 203.9 105.9* 109.9* 282.0* 203.7
Diseases of the heart hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 97.6 92.3 s 68.0 112.2
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 36.5 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 36.2
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 25.2 s 0.0* s 27.1
Coronary heart disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 153.3 105.9* 109.9* 234.8* 153.7
Coronary heart disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 44.8 47.1* s 48.7 50.7
Congestive heart failure mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 9.0 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 8.8
Congestive heart failure hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 21.2 s 0.0* s 25.7
Diabetes Indicators
Diabetes mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 21.0 72.0* 0.0* 64.1* 21.5
Diabetes (primary diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 12.6 32.2* 0.0* s 15.2
Diabetes (any diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population , age-adjusted 205.1 370.8 62.1 137.8 238.8
Diabetes short-term complications hospitalizations per 10,000 population aged 6-17 years 2.6 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 3.1
Diabetes short-term complications hospitalizations per 10,000 population aged 18+ years 5.1 24.2* 0.0* s 6.2
Cancer Indicators
Lung cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2009-2011) 92.6 s 0.0* 0.0* 91.6
Colorectal cancer mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2009-2011) 14.8 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 14.5
Colorectal cancer incidence per 100,000, age-adjusted (2009-2011) 44.4 0.0* s 0.0* 44.0
Female breast cancer mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2009-2011) 23.9 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 23.5
Female late stage breast cancer incidence per 100,000, age-adjusted (2009-2011) 41.5 s s 0.0* 43.4
Cervix uteri cancer mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2009-2011) 2.4* 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 2.4*
Cervical cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2009-2011) 6.1 0.0* s 0.0* 6.5
Substance Abuse and Mental Health-Related Indicators
Drug-related hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 12.9 31.5* s s 14.7
Suicide mortality rate per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 15.5 10.9* 0.0* 0.0* 15.2

Key

Symbol Meaning
* Fewer than 10 events in the numerator, therefore the rate or percent 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