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

Health Indicator Non-Hispanic Hispanic Total
White Black Asian/Pacific
Islander
Socio-Demographic Indicators
Population (2016) 75,766 6,236 1,457 2,620 86,322
Percentage of population (2016) 87.8% 7.2% 1.7% 3.0% 100.0%
Median annual household income in US dollars (2012-2016)~ 51,101 21,767 110,865 35,719* 49,578
Percentage of families below poverty (2012-2016)~ 9.4% 44.9% 0.0% 29.9%* 11.6%
General Health Indicators
Total mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 804.7 893.7 285.8* 370.9 801.7
Percentage of premature deaths (< 75 years) 38.8% 59.7% 37.5%* 77.8% 40.0%
Years of potential life lost per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 6,652.6 9,474.7 1,302.3 5,266.0 6,800.3
Birth-Related Indicators
Number of births per year (3 year average) 826 47 16 35 963
Percentage of births with early (1st trimester) prenatal care 81.7% 79.3% 68.8% 71.2% 80.7%
Percentage of births with adequate prenatal care (APNCU)^ 88.2% 82.0% 72.9% 81.0% 87.0%
Percentage of premature births (< 37 weeks gestation - clinical estimate) 8.8% 7.1% 6.3%* 12.6% 8.7%
Percentage of low birthweight births (< 2.5 kg) 7.5% 4.3%* 2.1%* 10.5% 7.5%
Teen pregnancies per 1,000 females aged 15-17 years 15.4 17.4* s 49.2* 17.8
Pregnancies per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 78.5 90.7 39.6 77.9 81.4
Fertility per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 61.3 50.0 44.2 70.0 62.9
Infant mortality per 1,000 live births 6.5 21.3* 0.0* 0.0* 6.6
Injury-Related Indicators
Motor vehicle-related mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 6.1 5.4* 0.0* 0.0* 5.7
Unintentional injury mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 46.1 41.7* 49.9* 26.8* 46.3
Unintentional injury hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2012-2014) 36.2 23.1 s 21.5 56.7
Poisoning hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2012-2014) 12.5 11.4 s s 15.8
Fall hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 65+ years (2012-2014) 117.3 43.9* s 0.0* 193.3
Suicide mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 12.1 12.2* 0.0* 0.0* 11.7
Respiratory Disease Indicators
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2012-2014) 6.0 7.4 0.0* 21.9* 11.3
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 0-17 years (2012-2014) 3.5 s 0.0* s 9.7
Chronic lower respiratory disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 57.6 11.3* 0.0* 0.0* 54.8
Chronic lower respiratory disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2012-2014) 27.7 22.3 s 35.7 45.7
Heart Disease and Stroke Indicators
Diseases of the heart mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 202.0 289.1 92.6* 139.8* 202.7
Diseases of the heart hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2012-2014) 52.4 45.2 s 57.0 96.8
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 33.4 7.6* 70.5* 26.8* 33.0
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2012-2014) 13.2 26.8 0.0* s 26.9
Coronary heart disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 138.7 175.2 22.1* 70.2* 138.0
Coronary heart disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2012-2014) 17.3 12.0 s 31.3 36.4
Congestive heart failure mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 17.8 26.6* 0.0* 0.0* 17.9
Congestive heart failure hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2012-2014) 13.5 20.6 s s 22.2
Diabetes Indicators
Diabetes mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 13.0 24.1* 25.7* 0.0* 13.4
Diabetes (primary diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2012-2014) 9.6 13.9 0.0* s 17.6
Diabetes (any diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2012-2014) 162.5 203.1 32.4 122.5 263.2
Diabetes short-term complications hospitalizations per 10,000 population aged 6-17 years (2012-2014) 1.8* s 0.0* 0.0* 3.6
Diabetes short-term complications hospitalizations per 10,000 population aged 18+ years (2012-2014) 6.2 4.3* 0.0* s 9.6
Cancer Indicators
Lung cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2013-2015) 71.4 67.6* 0.0* 0.0* 69.3
Colorectal cancer mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2013-2015) 12.6 s 0.0* 0.0* 12.8
Colorectal cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2013-2015) 39.9 s s s 39.8
Female breast cancer mortality per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2013-2015) 20.4 s 0.0* 0.0* 19.7
Female late stage breast cancer incidence per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2013-2015) 40.6 s 0.0* 0.0* 40.1
Cervix uteri cancer mortality per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2013-2015) s 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* s
Cervical cancer incidence per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2013-2015) 8.5* 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 7.6*
Key
Symbol Meaning
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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