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

Health Indicator Non-Hispanic Hispanic Total
White Black Asian/Pacific
Islander
Socio-Demographic Indicators
Population (2013) 207,352 4,204 5,529 6,340 223,865
Percentage of population (2013) 92.6% 1.9% 2.5% 2.8% 100.0%
Median annual household income in US dollars~ 68,694 55,022 100,787 59,684 68,702
Percentage of families below poverty~ 4.0% NA NA NA 4.2%
General Health Indicators
Total mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 649.0 605.7 348.5 356.4 642.6
Percentage of premature deaths (< 75 years) 38.6% 48.1% 41.7% 50.0% 38.9%
Years of potential life lost per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 4,985 4,640 1,006 1,565 4,809
Birth-Related Indicators
Number of births per year (3 year average) 1,979 22 89 66 2,198
Percentage of births with early (1st trimester) prenatal care 78.7% 66.7% 76.1% 72.4% 78.1%
Percentage of births with adequate prenatal care (Kotelchuck index) 76.4% 71.4% 73.4% 71.0% 76.0%
Percentage of premature births (< 37 weeks gestation) 9.3% 10.4%* 7.1% 9.6% 9.3%
Percentage of low birthweight births (< 2.5 kg) 6.4% 11.9%* 6.7% 5.1% 6.6%
Teen pregnancies per 1,000 females aged 15-17 years 7.5 19.3* 0.0* 29.0 8.9
Pregnancies per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 63.8 48.0 74.3 70.7 65.6
Fertility per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 52.5 29.2 67.0 46.1 53.2
Infant mortality per 1,000 live births 3.7 29.9* 0.0* 5.1* 3.9
Injury-Related Indicators
Motor vehicle-related mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 10.2 0.0* 0.0* 6.4* 9.7
Unintentional injury mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 20.6 8.1* 16.0* 12.9* 20.1
Unintentional injury hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 33.6 30.2 11.0 19.9 52.4
Poisoning hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 5.2 s 0.0* s 10.2
Fall hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 65+ years 97.3 78.5* s s 176.5
Respiratory Disease Indicators
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 3.6 5.7* s 3.9* 6.0
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 0-17 years 5.3 s 0.0* s 6.8
Chronic lower respiratory disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 38.8 7.7* 16.0* 0.0* 38.0
Chronic lower respiratory disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 12.8 8.0 s 4.5* 22.5
Heart Disease and Stroke Indicators
Diseases of the heart mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 167.4 40.9* 131.3* 34.9* 164.6
Diseases of the heart hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 46.6 36.8 15.1 21.7 69.7
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 31.9 106.2* 23.5* 0.0* 32.6
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 15.3 10.1 s s 19.7
Coronary heart disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 113.7 30.0* 75.4* 34.9* 112.0
Coronary heart disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 17.0 12.7 s 12.1 21.3
Congestive heart failure mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 14.3 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 13.9
Congestive heart failure hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 10.7 8.8* 5.5* s 18.2
Diabetes Indicators
Diabetes mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 12.5 64.4* 24.2* 25.6* 13.4
Diabetes (primary diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 5.4 10.1 0.0* 8.1 9.3
Diabetes (any diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population , age-adjusted 91.6 133.4 40.7 64.1 145.9
Diabetes short-term complications hospitalizations per 10,000 population aged 6-17 years 1.9 s 0.0* s 2.3
Diabetes short-term complications hospitalizations per 10,000 population aged 18+ years 2.5 s 0.0* s 4.1
Cancer Indicators
Lung cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2010-2012) 70.6 72.2* s s 69.9
Colorectal cancer mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2010-2012) 10.9 0.0* 0.0* s 11.0
Colorectal cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2010-2012) 43.4 s s 85.6* 44.0
Female breast cancer mortality per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2010-2012) 22.0 0.0* s 0.0* 21.8
Female late stage breast cancer incidence per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2010-2012) 47.7 s s s 46.8
Cervix uteri cancer mortality per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2010-2012) 1.6* 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 1.5*
Cervical cancer incidence per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2010-2012) 7.9 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 7.4
Substance Abuse and Mental Health-Related Indicators
Drug-related hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 10.0 9.6 s s 12.8
Suicide mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 13.6 15.8* 7.6* 0.0* 13.0

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