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

Health Indicator Non-Hispanic Hispanic Total
White Black Asian/Pacific
Islander
Socio-Demographic Indicators
Population (2016) 165,864 11,719 9,310 8,000 195,334
Percentage of population (2016) 84.9% 6.0% 4.8% 4.1% 100.0%
Median annual household income in US dollars (2012-2016)~ 50,207 22,680 39,837 24,463 47,744
Percentage of families below poverty (2012-2016)~ 9.4% 32.7% 13.8% 32.6% 11.2%
General Health Indicators
Total mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 741.0 875.5 212.6 577.3 740.3
Percentage of premature deaths (< 75 years) 36.8% 69.1% 44.4% 66.2% 38.1%
Years of potential life lost per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 7,278.7 10,166.7 1,171.5 6,634.8 7,237.7
Birth-Related Indicators
Number of births per year (3 year average) 1,607 141 71 120 2,022
Percentage of births with early (1st trimester) prenatal care 76.8% 61.5% 69.5% 63.9% 74.0%
Percentage of births with adequate prenatal care (APNCU)^ 82.2% 69.7% 76.6% 67.3% 79.9%
Percentage of premature births (< 37 weeks gestation - clinical estimate) 7.9% 12.1% 8.0% 7.6% 8.5%
Percentage of low birthweight births (< 2.5 kg) 6.4% 12.6% 9.9% 8.1% 7.3%
Teen pregnancies per 1,000 females aged 15-17 years 13.2 52.9 0.0* 58.8 20.2
Pregnancies per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 71.7 107.2 26.2 82.2 75.2
Fertility per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 53.7 47.9 24.7 58.0 53.4
Infant mortality per 1,000 live births 5.4 11.8* 0.0* 8.3* 5.8
Injury-Related Indicators
Motor vehicle-related mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 7.4 6.3* 0.0* 0.0* 6.9
Unintentional injury mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 51.5 48.0 0.0* 71.0 50.2
Unintentional injury hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2012-2014) 65.0 56.4 13.7 19.1 65.0
Poisoning hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2012-2014) 12.8 16.4 s 12.4 12.8
Fall hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 65+ years (2012-2014) 224.8 69.3 s s 222.4
Suicide mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 12.0 10.7* 5.8* 23.6* 11.8
Respiratory Disease Indicators
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2012-2014) 9.3 20.0 s 18.8 9.9
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 0-17 years (2012-2014) 12.0 19.6 0.0* s 12.8
Chronic lower respiratory disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 40.2 33.5* 8.7* 26.4* 40.3
Chronic lower respiratory disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2012-2014) 25.4 40.0 s 31.1 26.0
Heart Disease and Stroke Indicators
Diseases of the heart mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 172.9 211.9 51.9* 83.9* 173.3
Diseases of the heart hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2012-2014) 83.5 105.9 15.2 26.2 84.2
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 26.9 46.8* 35.2* 12.9* 27.5
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2012-2014) 24.4 27.8 16.0 9.4 24.7
Coronary heart disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 108.9 152.9 25.3* 55.5* 109.0
Coronary heart disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2012-2014) 28.8 31.9 8.5 10.7 29.2
Congestive heart failure mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 15.9 12.1* 14.4* 0.0* 15.9
Congestive heart failure hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2012-2014) 23.5 41.0 3.5* s 23.8
Diabetes Indicators
Diabetes mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 20.3 49.4* 0.0* 20.4* 20.6
Diabetes (primary diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2012-2014) 12.9 35.3 s 12.2 14.2
Diabetes (any diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2012-2014) 182.2 358.0 68.2 119.2 189.3
Diabetes short-term complications hospitalizations per 10,000 population aged 6-17 years (2012-2014) 6.6 s 0.0* s 6.8
Diabetes short-term complications hospitalizations per 10,000 population aged 18+ years (2012-2014) 5.4 19.9 s 5.5* 6.0
Cancer Indicators
Lung cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2013-2015) 66.1 117.4 s s 66.2
Colorectal cancer mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2013-2015) 14.2 s s 0.0* 13.9
Colorectal cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2013-2015) 34.8 27.6* 43.4* s 34.7
Female breast cancer mortality per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2013-2015) 18.4 64.6* s s 20.1
Female late stage breast cancer incidence per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2013-2015) 42.3 71.5* s s 43.0
Cervix uteri cancer mortality per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2013-2015) 2.1* 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 2.0*
Cervical cancer incidence per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2013-2015) 5.7 s 0.0* s 6.0
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