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

Health Indicator Non-Hispanic Hispanic Total
White Black Asian/Pacific
Islander
Socio-Demographic Indicators
Population (2013) 30,069 498 258 955 31,844
Percentage of population (2013) 94.4% 1.6% 0.8% 3.0% 100.0%
Median annual household income in US dollars~ 52,034 NA 85,489 54,167 52,770
Percentage of families below poverty~ 8.1% NA NA NA 8.2%
General Health Indicators
Total mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 647.1 827.3* 113.9* 417.2* 642.3
Percentage of premature deaths (< 75 years) 41.9% 75.0%* 100.0%* 20.0%* 42.2%
Years of potential life lost per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 6,115 9,859 264 969 5,971
Birth-Related Indicators
Number of births per year (3 year average) 251 1 4 8 267
Percentage of births with early (1st trimester) prenatal care 82.6% s s s 81.7%
Percentage of births with adequate prenatal care (Kotelchuck index) 80.1% s s s 79.1%
Percentage of premature births (< 37 weeks gestation) 7.2% s s s 7.0%
Percentage of low birthweight births (< 2.5 kg) 5.6% s s s 5.4%
Teen pregnancies per 1,000 females aged 15-17 years 10.9 s s s 10.9
Pregnancies per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 59.7 26.8 75.0 50.9 60.1
Fertility per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 46.8 5.4* 55.0 34.4 46.2
Infant mortality per 1,000 live births 6.6* s s s 6.2*
Injury-Related Indicators
Motor vehicle-related mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 10.3 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 9.7
Unintentional injury mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 25.9 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 24.7
Unintentional injury hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 61.1 s s s 62.8
Poisoning hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 13.9 51.7* 0.0* s 15.1
Fall hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 65+ years 132.9 0.0* 0.0* s 140.9
Respiratory Disease Indicators
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 5.1 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 5.1
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 0-17 years 7.5 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 7.0
Chronic lower respiratory disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 50.4 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 49.2
Chronic lower respiratory disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 27.6 s 0.0* 0.0* 29.0
Heart Disease and Stroke Indicators
Diseases of the heart mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 156.7 369.4* 0.0* 0.0* 157.3
Diseases of the heart hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 71.7 51.5* 0.0* s 76.1
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 23.8 113.9* 0.0* 0.0* 24.0
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 16.8 s 0.0* s 17.6
Coronary heart disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 100.8 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 98.3
Coronary heart disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 25.0 s 0.0* s 26.4
Congestive heart failure mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 13.9 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 13.6
Congestive heart failure hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 20.1 s 0.0* s 21.8
Diabetes Indicators
Diabetes mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 22.3 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 21.7
Diabetes (primary diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 8.9 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 9.7
Diabetes (any diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population , age-adjusted 156.7 95.9* s 35.6* 165.7
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 5.0 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 5.9
Cancer Indicators
Lung cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2010-2012) 53.9 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 52.3
Colorectal cancer mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2010-2012) 13.8 0.0* 0.0* s 14.0
Colorectal cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2010-2012) 45.6 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 44.2
Female breast cancer mortality per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2010-2012) 13.7* 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 13.4*
Female late stage breast cancer incidence per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2010-2012) 33.7 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 32.5
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) s 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* s
Substance Abuse and Mental Health-Related Indicators
Drug-related hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 16.8 s 0.0* s 18.1
Suicide mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 16.3 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 15.5

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