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

Health Indicator Non-Hispanic Hispanic Total
White Black Asian/Pacific
Islander
Socio-Demographic Indicators
Population (2013) 83,250 4,813 10,401 4,768 103,617
Percentage of population (2013) 80.3% 4.6% 10.0% 4.6% 100.0%
Median annual household income in US dollars~ 57,127 NA 17,782 26,661 50,868
Percentage of families below poverty~ 6.7% NA NA NA 8.9%
General Health Indicators
Total mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 672.9 725.4 277.0 235.3 658.1
Percentage of premature deaths (< 75 years) 37.3% 64.0% 47.4%* 76.9% 38.4%
Years of potential life lost per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 4,965 6,085 896 1,964 4,500
Birth-Related Indicators
Number of births per year (3 year average) 696 31 89 50 903
Percentage of births with early (1st trimester) prenatal care 78.1% 52.7% 72.3% 68.7% 75.7%
Percentage of births with adequate prenatal care (Kotelchuck index) 76.1% 50.0% 68.5% 70.8% 73.9%
Percentage of premature births (< 37 weeks gestation) 9.7% 10.8% 6.0% 9.3% 9.5%
Percentage of low birthweight births (< 2.5 kg) 6.5% 12.9% 6.4% 4.7%* 6.6%
Teen pregnancies per 1,000 females aged 15-17 years 12.1 40.2 7.1* 42.9 16.2
Pregnancies per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 46.2 42.5 31.2 44.4 45.4
Fertility per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 34.4 21.2 23.8 30.4 33.2
Infant mortality per 1,000 live births 3.8* 32.3* 0.0* 0.0* 4.4
Injury-Related Indicators
Motor vehicle-related mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 6.8 5.2* 0.0* 2.1* 6.7
Unintentional injury mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 34.5 12.3* 1.7* 8.4* 32.6
Unintentional injury hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 44.4 40.7 s s 45.0
Poisoning hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 8.8 17.5 0.0* s 9.1
Fall hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 65+ years 177.0 75.6* s s 177.7
Respiratory Disease Indicators
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 3.3 9.8 s 0.0* 3.8
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 0-17 years 5.3 17.3* s 0.0* 7.5
Chronic lower respiratory disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 34.2 25.0* 0.0* 0.0* 33.2
Chronic lower respiratory disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 14.1 21.0 s s 14.6
Heart Disease and Stroke Indicators
Diseases of the heart mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 144.1 111.7* 55.0* 72.6* 141.5
Diseases of the heart hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 64.7 81.4 8.8* 30.7 68.6
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 30.1 49.3* 0.0* 0.0* 29.6
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 14.7 22.2 4.0* s 16.2
Coronary heart disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 84.7 54.6* 40.2* 72.6* 83.2
Coronary heart disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 21.8 16.6 s 19.6* 23.5
Congestive heart failure mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 15.4 21.8* 14.8* 0.0* 15.3
Congestive heart failure hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 11.5 27.6 s 0.0* 12.1
Diabetes Indicators
Diabetes mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 15.9 74.4* 0.0* 0.0* 16.3
Diabetes (primary diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 6.0 24.9 s 7.8* 6.6
Diabetes (any diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population , age-adjusted 105.0 277.0 16.0 48.4 111.4
Diabetes short-term complications hospitalizations per 10,000 population aged 6-17 years s 0.0* 0.0* s s
Diabetes short-term complications hospitalizations per 10,000 population aged 18+ years 3.2 14.1 s s 3.5
Cancer Indicators
Lung cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2010-2012) 59.2 s s s 56.7
Colorectal cancer mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2010-2012) 17.3 0.0* s 0.0* 16.9
Colorectal cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2010-2012) 40.2 0.0* s s 38.3
Female breast cancer mortality per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2010-2012) 17.4 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 16.3
Female late stage breast cancer incidence per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2010-2012) 40.0 s s s 39.7
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) 7.7 s 0.0* s 8.0
Substance Abuse and Mental Health-Related Indicators
Drug-related hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 16.8 49.6 0.0* s 17.1
Suicide mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 15.5 2.6* 2.5* 2.1* 13.8

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