Albany County Health Indicators by Race/Ethnicity, 2014-2016

Health Indicator Non-Hispanic Hispanic Total
White Black Asian/Pacific
Islander
Socio-Demographic Indicators
Population (2016) 227,739 41,471 21,056 18,015 308,846
Percentage of population (2016) 73.7% 13.4% 6.8% 5.8% 100.0%
Median annual household income in US dollars (2012-2016)~ 67,244 31,739 65,595 36,827 60,904
Percentage of families below poverty (2012-2016)~ 4.2% 24.2% 8.9% 21.5% 7.3%
General Health Indicators
Total mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 674.0 744.2 296.8 509.9 676.7
Percentage of premature deaths (< 75 years) 34.3% 66.0% 51.6% 66.2% 38.0%
Years of potential life lost per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 5,268.5 8,614.6 2,073.1 4,790.5 5,625.9
Birth-Related Indicators
Number of births per year (3 year average) 1,915 536 323 251 3,152
Percentage of births with early (1st trimester) prenatal care 82.6% 64.5% 70.5% 66.6% 76.4%
Percentage of births with adequate prenatal care (APNCU)^ 81.7% 58.6% 70.9% 64.4% 74.7%
Percentage of premature births (< 37 weeks gestation - clinical estimate) 8.5% 12.3% 5.6% 8.8% 8.8%
Percentage of low birthweight births (< 2.5 kg) 6.5% 13.2% 6.2% 9.2% 7.9%
Teen pregnancies per 1,000 females aged 15-17 years 6.4 36.5 2.3* 26.4 14.5
Pregnancies per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 53.6 100.7 55.5 71.3 65.6
Fertility per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 42.3 52.6 54.3 51.4 47.5
Infant mortality per 1,000 live births 4.5 11.2 1.0* 8.0* 5.8
Injury-Related Indicators
Motor vehicle-related mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 5.4 4.5* 1.1* 3.6* 5.4
Unintentional injury mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 21.1 19.3 7.0* 9.3* 20.2
Unintentional injury hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2012-2014) 52.7 50.7 12.3 25.8 53.7
Poisoning hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2012-2014) 8.0 11.1 1.8 5.0 8.5
Fall hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 65+ years (2012-2014) 213.0 107.2 34.4 35.1* 203.0
Suicide mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 10.1 2.7* 5.7* 1.0* 8.5
Respiratory Disease Indicators
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2012-2014) 6.5 29.3 1.7* 15.3 10.4
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 0-17 years (2012-2014) 7.0 30.8 s 15.0 13.0
Chronic lower respiratory disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 35.1 27.6 0.0* 27.9* 34.4
Chronic lower respiratory disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2012-2014) 21.5 50.6 4.8 21.0 25.7
Heart Disease and Stroke Indicators
Diseases of the heart mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 171.3 177.5 71.0 124.1 171.0
Diseases of the heart hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2012-2014) 64.3 100.4 14.6 41.7 69.7
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 26.2 25.1 25.5* 19.1* 26.9
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2012-2014) 17.7 30.5 6.6 12.4 19.5
Coronary heart disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 105.4 105.7 49.2 80.5 105.1
Coronary heart disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2012-2014) 17.6 24.8 5.9 12.4 19.1
Congestive heart failure mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 20.3 15.7 2.1* 13.2* 19.7
Congestive heart failure hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2012-2014) 17.2 37.6 4.7 13.2 19.8
Diabetes Indicators
Diabetes mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 12.0 21.1 13.5* 14.4* 13.2
Diabetes (primary diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2012-2014) 9.7 36.5 1.4* 12.5 13.0
Diabetes (any diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2012-2014) 143.3 374.1 53.5 129.3 171.1
Diabetes short-term complications hospitalizations per 10,000 population aged 6-17 years (2012-2014) 1.1* 6.7 0.0* 0.0* 2.4
Diabetes short-term complications hospitalizations per 10,000 population aged 18+ years (2012-2014) 4.7 18.0 s 7.4 6.5
Cancer Indicators
Lung cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2013-2015) 71.5 80.4 20.2* 29.9* 70.5
Colorectal cancer mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2013-2015) 12.3 20.7 s s 13.1
Colorectal cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2013-2015) 39.1 42.2 28.8 20.9* 38.3
Female breast cancer mortality per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2013-2015) 19.4 30.1 s s 20.2
Female late stage breast cancer incidence per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2013-2015) 50.2 61.0 54.2 39.2* 51.0
Cervix uteri cancer mortality per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2013-2015) s s 0.0* s 1.3*
Cervical cancer incidence per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2013-2015) 6.4 s s s 6.7
Key
Symbol Meaning
* The rate or percentage is unstable. See the "About" page
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
^ APNCU: Adequacy of Prenatal Care Utilization Index