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

Health Indicator Non-Hispanic Hispanic Total
White Black Asian/Pacific
Islander
Socio-Demographic Indicators
Population (2013) 115,552 1,383 917 2,761 121,165
Percentage of population (2013) 95.4% 1.1% 0.8% 2.3% 100.0%
Median annual household income in US dollars~ 46,758 122,055 220,614 34,496 46,584
Percentage of families below poverty~ 12.6% NA NA 42.6% 13.2%
General Health Indicators
Total mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 798.0 521.2 455.6* 453.6 794.8
Percentage of premature deaths (< 75 years) 44.2% 87.5% 62.5%* 85.0% 44.8%
Years of potential life lost per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 6,862 13,472 4,274 6,816 6,893
Birth-Related Indicators
Number of births per year (3 year average) 1,257 5 9 44 1,337
Percentage of births with early (1st trimester) prenatal care 77.3% s s 69.6% 76.8%
Percentage of births with adequate prenatal care (Kotelchuck index) 77.2% s s 70.5% 76.8%
Percentage of premature births (< 37 weeks gestation) 10.4% s s 10.8% 10.3%
Percentage of low birthweight births (< 2.5 kg) 7.2% s s 9.3% 7.3%
Teen pregnancies per 1,000 females aged 15-17 years 18.3 9.3* s 59.1 19.6
Pregnancies per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 66.7 25.2 38.5 77.2 67.3
Fertility per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 56.0 14.7 34.7 64.1 56.1
Infant mortality per 1,000 live births 5.8 s s 0.0* 6.0
Injury-Related Indicators
Motor vehicle-related mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 15.5 0.0* 0.0* 72.5* 15.8
Unintentional injury mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 46.3 52.5* 68.5* 162.3* 48.3
Unintentional injury hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 50.5 25.3* 28.8* 18.9 60.9
Poisoning hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 8.8 s 0.0* s 11.5
Fall hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 65+ years 136.8 s s s 183.9
Respiratory Disease Indicators
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 4.2 s 0.0* s 5.5
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 0-17 years 5.7 0.0* 0.0* s 6.9
Chronic lower respiratory disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 57.0 11.0* 0.0* 0.0* 56.6
Chronic lower respiratory disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 23.2 s 0.0* s 31.3
Heart Disease and Stroke Indicators
Diseases of the heart mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 195.4 89.4* 106.1* 166.2* 194.5
Diseases of the heart hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 92.1 57.9 s 70.2 109.6
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 34.6 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 34.2
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 24.3 s 0.0* s 26.3
Coronary heart disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 144.9 89.4* 106.1* 148.0* 144.6
Coronary heart disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 42.4 24.0* s 41.9 48.8
Congestive heart failure mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 11.1 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 10.9
Congestive heart failure hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 19.1 s 0.0* s 24.7
Diabetes Indicators
Diabetes mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 21.3 64.1* 0.0* 0.0* 21.5
Diabetes (primary diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 12.3 36.1 0.0* 15.7* 15.5
Diabetes (any diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population , age-adjusted 192.0 293.0 54.0 137.2 234.9
Diabetes short-term complications hospitalizations per 10,000 population aged 6-17 years 3.6 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 3.9
Diabetes short-term complications hospitalizations per 10,000 population aged 18+ years 5.2 26.4* 0.0* 0.0* 6.6
Cancer Indicators
Lung cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2010-2012) 95.7 s 0.0* s 95.1
Colorectal cancer mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2010-2012) 16.5 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 16.2
Colorectal cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2010-2012) 42.4 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 41.6
Female breast cancer mortality per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2010-2012) 19.5 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 19.1
Female late stage breast cancer incidence per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2010-2012) 36.0 s s 0.0* 37.9
Cervix uteri cancer mortality per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2010-2012) s 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* s
Cervical cancer incidence per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2010-2012) 5.2 0.0* s 0.0* 5.6
Substance Abuse and Mental Health-Related Indicators
Drug-related hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 12.3 36.1* s s 14.7
Suicide mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 16.6 11.0* 0.0* 6.0* 16.5

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