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

Health Indicator Non-Hispanic Hispanic Total
White Black Asian/Pacific
Islander
Socio-Demographic Indicators
Population (2014) 83,301 4,867 11,159 4,970 104,691
Percentage of population (2014) 79.6% 4.6% 10.7% 4.7% 100.0%
Median annual household income in US dollars~ 58,144 17,016 24,971 32,105 52,836
Percentage of families below poverty~ 7.1% 48.3% 10.5% 29.1% 9.2%
General Health Indicators
Total mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 682.9 682.1 227.7 240.0 664.7
Percentage of premature deaths (< 75 years) 36.9% 69.4% 46.7%* 71.4% 38.2%
Years of potential life lost per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 4,990 5,774 326 1,966 4,448
Birth-Related Indicators
Number of births per year (3 year average) 667 34 88 56 884
Percentage of births with early (1st trimester) prenatal care 77.2% 63.1% 69.3% 62.4% 74.2%
Percentage of births with adequate prenatal care (Kotelchuck index) 76.5% 62.1% 65.9% 65.8% 73.6%
Percentage of premature births (< 37 weeks gestation) 10.1% 9.7% 8.0% 10.1% 10.0%
Percentage of low birthweight births (< 2.5 kg) 6.3% 13.6% 6.8% 6.0% 6.6%
Teen pregnancies per 1,000 females aged 15-17 years 13.1 32.8 3.2* 33.1* 15.3
Pregnancies per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 44.6 45.1 30.3 44.5 44.3
Fertility per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 33.0 23.1 23.0 33.4 32.4
Infant mortality per 1,000 live births 4.0* 9.7* 0.0* 0.0* 3.8
Injury-Related Indicators
Motor vehicle-related mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 8.6 2.6* 0.0* 2.1* 8.0
Unintentional injury mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 39.8 28.3* 0.0* 24.4* 37.5
Unintentional injury hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 40.7 31.7 7.1* 14.5* 44.3
Poisoning hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 9.5 16.6 s 0.0* 10.1
Fall hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 65+ years 154.8 s s s 170.3
Respiratory Disease Indicators
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 2.6 7.0 0.0* 0.0* 3.2
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 0-17 years 3.7 s 0.0* 0.0* 5.6
Chronic lower respiratory disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 36.0 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 34.0
Chronic lower respiratory disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 11.9 9.8 0.0* s 12.6
Heart Disease and Stroke Indicators
Diseases of the heart mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 144.3 156.2 31.0* 88.9* 142.2
Diseases of the heart hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 59.1 75.7 8.6* 27.9 65.0
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 31.7 66.6* 0.0* 0.0* 31.2
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 13.7 16.1 s s 15.7
Coronary heart disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 81.1 75.3* 18.1* 88.9* 79.7
Coronary heart disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 19.2 16.5 s 18.0* 21.9
Congestive heart failure mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 17.0 22.2* 12.9* 0.0* 16.8
Congestive heart failure hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 10.3 25.8 s s 11.6
Diabetes Indicators
Diabetes mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 17.7 61.1* 0.0* 0.0* 17.7
Diabetes (primary diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 6.4 21.8 s s 7.4
Diabetes (any diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population , age-adjusted 101.7 211.3 17.5 32.6 112.0
Diabetes short-term complications hospitalizations per 10,000 population aged 6-17 years s 0.0* 0.0* s 2.4*
Diabetes short-term complications hospitalizations per 10,000 population aged 18+ years 3.7 12.0 s s 4.0
Cancer Indicators
Lung cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2011-2013) 61.3 s s s 59.8
Colorectal cancer mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2011-2013) 16.2 0.0* s 0.0* 15.7
Colorectal cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2011-2013) 40.3 s s s 39.6
Female breast cancer mortality per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2011-2013) 17.9 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 16.6
Female late stage breast cancer incidence per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2011-2013) 48.0 0.0* s 0.0* 44.3
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) 7.6* s 0.0* 0.0* 7.1
Substance Abuse and Mental Health-Related Indicators
Drug-related hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted 18.5 38.6 s s 19.4
Suicide mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 11.7 2.6* 2.5* 2.1* 10.5

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