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

Health Indicator Non-Hispanic Hispanic Total
White Black Asian/Pacific
Islander
Socio-Demographic Indicators
Population (2012) 206,609 4,050 5,031 5,996 222,133
Percent of population (2012) 93.0% 1.8% 2.3% 2.7% 100.0%
Median annual household income in US dollars~ 67,064 55,386 102,639 54,462 66,581
Percent of families below poverty~ 3.5% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 3.7%
General Health Indicators
Total mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 648.6 616.1 292.3 468.7 643.9
Percent premature deaths (< 75 years) 38.5% 55.6% 66.7% 29.6%* 38.8%
Years of potential life lost per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 4,916 7,229 1,996 765 4,810
Birth-Related Indicators
Number of births per year (3 year average) 2,002 22 86 68 2,215
Percent of births with early (1st trimester) prenatal care 78.5% s 70.4% 74.5% 77.7%
Percent of births with adequate prenatal care (kotelchuck index) 75.0% s 68.9% 68.9% 74.5%
Percent premature births (< 37 weeks gestation) 10.0% s 8.9% 8.3% 9.9%
Percent low birthweight births (< 2.5 kg) 6.7% s 8.9% 4.4%* 6.7%
Teen pregnancy rate per 1,000 females aged 15-17 years 9.8 15.9* 3.4* 34.9 11.2
Pregnancy rate per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 64.7 50.4 76.9 85.3 66.9
Fertility rate per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 52.8 30.4 69.7 51.3 53.6
Infant mortality per 1,000 live births 3.8 s 0.0* 0.0* 4.1
Injury-Related Indicators
Motor vehicle-related mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 10.3 0.0* 0.0* 6.7* 9.7
Unintentional injury mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 21.2 8.7* 18.4* 13.6* 20.7
Unintentional injury hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 32.1 30.9 10.7 12.1 54.6
Poisoning hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 4.5 8.4 s s 10.0
Fall hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 65+ years 90.4 84.4* s s 188.4
Respiratory Disease Indicators
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 3.8 5.0* s 3.9* 6.6
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 0-17 years 5.9 s s s 8.8
Chronic lower respiratory disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 42.4 15.8* 18.4* 0.0* 41.6
Chronic lower respiratory disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 12.6 8.2 s 3.9* 24.3
Heart Disease and Stroke Indicators
Diseases of the heart mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 168.6 81.4* 93.8* 102.0* 166.8
Diseases of the heart hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 46.7 32.8 10.1 22.5 75.3
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 35.4 57.5* 16.3* 26.3* 35.4
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 15.1 7.6* s s 20.7
Coronary heart disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 116.6 51.0* 55.9* 102.0* 115.6
Coronary heart disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 17.9 14.6 s 18.3 23.6
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 9.7 s s 0.0* 19.0
Diabetes Indicators
Diabetes mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 13.0 59.8* 29.8* 34.3* 13.8
Diabetes (primary diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 5.0 10.2 0.0* 6.9* 9.3
Diabetes (any diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population , age-adjusted 87.4 127.1 20.7 56.6 150.1
Diabetes short-term complications hospitalizations per 10,000 population aged 6-17 years 2.2 s 0.0* s 2.8
Diabetes short-term complications hospitalizations per 10,000 population aged 18+ years 1.9 s 0.0* 0.0* 3.8
Cancer Indicators
Lung cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2009-2011) 73.1 129.7 s s 73.4
Colorectal cancer mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2009-2011) 11.3 s 0.0* s 11.4
Colorectal cancer incidence per 100,000, age-adjusted (2009-2011) 44.6 s s 79.0* 44.5
Female breast cancer mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2009-2011) 24.7 0.0* s 0.0* 24.4
Female late stage breast cancer incidence per 100,000, age-adjusted (2009-2011) 48.2 0.0* s s 47.4
Cervix uteri cancer mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2009-2011) 1.8* 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 1.7*
Cervical cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2009-2011) 8.5 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 7.9
Substance Abuse and Mental Health-Related Indicators
Drug-related hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 10.2 12.6 s s 13.8
Suicide mortality rate per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 12.5 23.6* 0.0* 0.0* 12.1

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