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

Health Indicator Non-Hispanic Hispanic Total
White Black Asian/Pacific
Islander
Socio-Demographic Indicators
Population (2014) 207,650 4,399 5,809 6,629 224,921
Percentage of population (2014) 92.3% 2.0% 2.6% 2.9% 100.0%
Median annual household income in US dollars~ 70,777 57,674 99,276 62,941 70,581
Percentage of families below poverty~ 3.9% 14.8% 9.9% 9.7% 4.2%
General Health Indicators
Total mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 635.3 586.8 265.4 306.5 626.9
Percentage of premature deaths (< 75 years) 39.0% 44.4% 42.9%* 48.0% 39.2%
Years of potential life lost per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 4,980 3,757 795 1,694 4,766
Birth-Related Indicators
Number of births per year (3 year average) 1,987 22 107 67 2,227
Percentage of births with early (1st trimester) prenatal care 79.5% 67.7% 79.7% 75.1% 79.1%
Percentage of births with adequate prenatal care (Kotelchuck index) 75.6% 62.5% 75.5% 71.4% 75.2%
Percentage of premature births (< 37 weeks gestation) 8.9% 9.1%* 4.7% 12.9% 8.9%
Percentage of low birthweight births (< 2.5 kg) 6.0% 7.6%* 7.2% 9.0% 6.3%
Teen pregnancies per 1,000 females aged 15-17 years 6.5 10.1* 0.0* 16.1* 7.3
Pregnancies per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 64.1 44.4 85.5 58.5 65.8
Fertility per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 53.1 27.7 76.5 44.5 54.0
Infant mortality per 1,000 live births 2.7 0.0* 0.0* 10.0* 2.7
Injury-Related Indicators
Motor vehicle-related mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 8.6 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 8.0
Unintentional injury mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 20.7 14.1* 14.5* 6.3* 20.0
Unintentional injury hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 38.2 26.9 12.7 36.9 51.4
Poisoning hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 5.7 s 0.0* 3.4* 9.7
Fall hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 65+ years 120.7 s s 157.6 172.2
Respiratory Disease Indicators
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 3.8 7.4* s s 5.4
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 0-17 years 5.3 s 0.0* s 6.5
Chronic lower respiratory disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 39.6 21.6* 0.0* 32.8* 38.9
Chronic lower respiratory disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 13.9 13.3 s 9.5 19.8
Heart Disease and Stroke Indicators
Diseases of the heart mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 161.5 29.1* 97.2* 40.8* 158.2
Diseases of the heart hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 50.5 43.7 16.1 39.5 66.5
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 29.8 103.6* 21.6* 16.2* 30.6
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 14.8 13.8 6.5* 6.9* 18.1
Coronary heart disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 105.6 18.3* 71.2* 24.6* 103.7
Coronary heart disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 17.4 8.6* 7.4* 11.0 20.9
Congestive heart failure mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 13.4 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 13.0
Congestive heart failure hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 12.3 17.5 s 10.7* 17.0
Diabetes Indicators
Diabetes mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 11.8 39.9* 0.0* 7.3* 12.0
Diabetes (primary diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 5.8 10.5 0.0* 6.8* 8.4
Diabetes (any diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population , age-adjusted 102.4 140.4 53.9 109.8 141.0
Diabetes short-term complications hospitalizations per 10,000 population aged 6-17 years 2.5 s 0.0* s 3.0
Diabetes short-term complications hospitalizations per 10,000 population aged 18+ years 2.8 s 0.0* s 4.0
Cancer Indicators
Lung cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2011-2013) 68.4 s s s 66.9
Colorectal cancer mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2011-2013) 13.0 s 0.0* s 13.0
Colorectal cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2011-2013) 43.1 s s 71.1* 43.4
Female breast cancer mortality per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2011-2013) 20.2 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 19.5
Female late stage breast cancer incidence per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2011-2013) 46.0 s s s 45.1
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) 6.3 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 5.9
Substance Abuse and Mental Health-Related Indicators
Drug-related hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 12.0 8.8 s s 14.0
Suicide mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 12.1 15.1* 7.1* 0.0* 11.6

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