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

Health Indicator Non-Hispanic Hispanic Total
White Black Asian/Pacific
Islander
Socio-Demographic Indicators
Population (2012) 30,361 467 263 944 32,099
Percent of population (2012) 94.6% 1.5% 0.8% 2.9% 100.0%
Median annual household income in US dollars~ 51,558 55,217 85,981 54,167 52,121
Percent of families below poverty~ 8.4% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 8.6%
General Health Indicators
Total mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 630.4 882.6* 129.5* 615.5* 628.5
Percent premature deaths (< 75 years) 43.5% 77.8%* 0.0%* 33.3%* 43.9%
Years of potential life lost per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 6,102 11,244 268 2,365 6,014
Birth-Related Indicators
Number of births per year (3 year average) 264 1 4 7 279
Percent of births with early (1st trimester) prenatal care 82.2% s s s 81.9%
Percent of births with adequate prenatal care (kotelchuck index) 77.1% s s s 76.8%
Percent premature births (< 37 weeks gestation) 8.7% 0.0%* 0.0%* 0.0%* 8.4%
Percent low birthweight births (< 2.5 kg) 6.2% 0.0%* 0.0%* s 6.0%
Teen pregnancy rate per 1,000 females aged 15-17 years 11.0 0.0* 0.0* s 11.9
Pregnancy rate per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 63.1 27.0 68.6 51.0 62.8
Fertility rate per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 48.1 5.4* 53.9 31.5 47.1
Infant mortality per 1,000 live births 7.6* 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 7.2*
Injury-Related Indicators
Motor vehicle-related mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 8.3* 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 7.7*
Unintentional injury mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 26.4 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 25.2
Unintentional injury hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 68.7 s 0.0* s 67.9
Poisoning hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 17.3 s 0.0* s 17.5
Fall hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 65+ years 143.0 0.0* 0.0* s 141.5
Respiratory Disease Indicators
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 6.1 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 5.9
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 0-17 years 11.3 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 11.0
Chronic lower respiratory disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 45.0 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 44.1
Chronic lower respiratory disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 30.7 s 0.0* 0.0* 30.0
Heart Disease and Stroke Indicators
Diseases of the heart mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 156.4 516.0* 0.0* 144.6* 158.4
Diseases of the heart hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 79.0 101.5* 0.0* s 78.6
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 26.2 143.6* 0.0* 0.0* 26.3
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 18.0 s 0.0* s 18.1
Coronary heart disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 107.1 149.5* 0.0* 144.6* 107.3
Coronary heart disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 29.9 s 0.0* s 29.5
Congestive heart failure mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 12.0 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 11.7
Congestive heart failure hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 21.2 s 0.0* s 21.2
Diabetes Indicators
Diabetes mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 20.8 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 20.3
Diabetes (primary diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 10.1 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 10.3
Diabetes (any diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population , age-adjusted 166.1 161.2 s 42.2* 165.5
Diabetes short-term complications hospitalizations per 10,000 population aged 6-17 years s 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* s
Diabetes short-term complications hospitalizations per 10,000 population aged 18+ years 4.4 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 4.6
Cancer Indicators
Lung cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2009-2011) 67.8 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 65.9
Colorectal cancer mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2009-2011) 10.3 0.0* 0.0* s 10.6
Colorectal cancer incidence per 100,000, age-adjusted (2009-2011) 44.6 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 43.4
Female breast cancer mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2009-2011) 14.2 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 13.8
Female late stage breast cancer incidence per 100,000, age-adjusted (2009-2011) 45.3 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 43.8
Cervix uteri cancer mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2009-2011) s 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* s
Cervical cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2009-2011) 12.4* 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 12.0*
Substance Abuse and Mental Health-Related Indicators
Drug-related hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 21.4 s 0.0* s 22.2
Suicide mortality rate per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 14.0 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 13.4

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