Tompkins County Health Indicators by Race/Ethnicity, 2009-2011

Health Indicator Non-Hispanic Hispanic Total
White Black Asian/Pacific
Islander
Socio-Demographic Indicators
Population (2011) 81,877 4,593 10,178 4,664 101,723
Percent of Population (2011) 80.5% 4.5% 10.0% 4.6% 100.0%
Median Annual Household Income in US Dollars~ 55,575 20,690 17,759 35,458 50,220
Percent of Families Below Poverty~ 6.4% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 8.1%
General Health Indicators
Total Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted 658.0 1,039.9 205.8 201.2* 654.6
Percent Premature Deaths (< 75 Years) 33.1% s s s 34.5%
Years of Potential Life Lost per 100,000, Age-adjusted 4,231 5,693 1,294 792 3,991
Birth-Related Indicators
Number of Births per Year (3 Year Average) 692 29 90 48 888
Percent Births with Early (1st Trimester) Prenatal Care 79.2% s s s 77.4%
Percent Adequate Prenatal Care (Kotelchuck Index) 74.7% s s s 72.9%
Percent Premature Births (< 37 Weeks Gestation) 10.0% s s s 9.3%
Percent Low Birthweight Births (< 2.5 Kg) 6.5% s s s 6.4%
Teen (Age 15-17) Pregnancy Rate per 1,000 9.5 20.9* s s 11.5
Total Pregnancy Rate per 1,000 Age 15-44 Females 44.8 40.9 30.3 44.6 44.2
Fertility Rate per 1,000 (All Births/Female Population 15-44) 34.0 20.6 25.1 31.7 32.9
Infant Mortality per 1,000 Live Births s s s 0.0* 3.4*
Injury-Related Indicators
Motor Vehicle-Related Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted 5.9 s 0.0* 0.0* 5.6
Unintentional Injury Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted 29.9 s s 0.0* 28.3
Unintentional Injury Hospitalizations per 10,000, Age-adjusted 44.4 52.8 9.5* 37.4 45.2
Poisoning Hospitalizations per 10,000, Age-adjusted 7.3 10.9 s 4.3* 7.2
Fall hospitalizations per 10,000, Aged 65+ Years 186.4 164.2 s s 188.3
Respiratory Disease Indicators
Asthma Hospitalizations per 10,000, Age-adjusted 4.7 15.2 s s 5.9
Asthma Hospitalizations per 10,000, Aged 0-17 Years 9.7 22.1* s s 14.1
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted 38.0 s 0.0* 0.0* 37.3
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease Hospitalizations per 10,000, Age-adjusted 18.7 29.6 s s 20.0
Heart Disease and Stroke Indicators
Diseases of the Heart Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted 149.6 230.1 s 0.0* 149.3
Diseases of the Heart Hospitalizations per 10,000, Age-adjusted 71.5 109.5 15.9 20.1* 77.4
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted 33.4 s 0.0* 0.0* 32.7
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) Hospitalizations per 10,000, Age-adjusted 15.4 18.4 8.4* s 16.5
Coronary Heart Disease Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted 87.1 s s 0.0* 87.0
Coronary Heart Disease Hospitalizations per 10,000, Age-adjusted 25.0 18.5 s s 28.5
Congestive Heart Failure Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted 15.1 s 0.0* 0.0* 15.7
Congestive Heart Failure Hospitalizations per 10,000, Age-adjusted 14.4 48.6 s s 15.0
Diabetes Indicators
Diabetes Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted 12.8 s 0.0* 0.0* 12.8
Diabetes Hospitalizations per 10,000 (Primary Dx ICD9 250), Age-adjusted 5.0 18.0 s s 5.5
Diabetes Hospitalizations per 10,000 (Any Dx ICD9 250), Age-adjusted 111.5 267.2 20.9 68.2 118.1
Diabetes Short-term Complications Hospitalizations per 10,000, Aged 6-17 Years s 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* s
Diabetes Short-term Complications Hospitalizations per 10,000, Aged 18+ Years 2.3 7.1* 0.0* s 2.5
Cancer Indicators
Lung Cancer Indicidence per 100,000, Age-adjusted (2008-2010) 56.3 s s s 54.7
Colorectal Cancer Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted (2008-2010) 17.7 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 16.7
Female Breast Cancer Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted (2008-2010) 18.1 s s s 18.8
Cervix Uteri Cancer Mortality per 100,000, Age-adjusted (2008-2010) s 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* s
Percent Early Stage Colorectal Cancer (2008-2010) 36.6% 0.0%* 0.0%* 0.0%* 35.6%
Percent Early Stage Female Breast Cancer (2008-2010) 72.9% s s 0.0%* 71.1%
Percent Early Stage Cervical Cancer (2008-2010) s 0.0%* 0.0%* 0.0%* s
Substance Abuse and Mental Health-Related Indicators
Drug-related Hospitalizations per 10,000, Age-adjusted 13.9 48.7 s 9.3 14.4
Suicide Mortality Rate per 100,000, Age-adjusted 15.1 0.0* s 0.0* 12.9

Key

Symbol Meaning
* Fewer than 10 events in the numerator, therefore the rate 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