New York County Health Indicators by Race/Ethnicity, 2014-2016

Health Indicator Non-Hispanic Hispanic Total
White Black Asian/Pacific
Islander
Socio-Demographic Indicators
Population (2016) 786,510 215,168 211,474 427,223 1,643,734
Percentage of population (2016) 47.8% 13.1% 12.9% 26.0% 100.0%
Median annual household income in US dollars (2012-2016)~ 110,960 33,248 73,757 33,809 75,513
Percentage of families below poverty (2012-2016)~ 2.8% 27.2% 15.6% 26.3% 13.7%
General Health Indicators
Total mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 436.5 842.9 353.9 500.6 521.9
Percentage of premature deaths (< 75 years) 32.4% 52.3% 30.2% 43.7% 39.7%
Years of potential life lost per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 2,703.5 8,713.0 2,071.0 4,069.9 4,076.6
Birth-Related Indicators
Number of births per year (3 year average) 8,114 2,043 2,676 4,595 17,728
Percentage of births with early (1st trimester) prenatal care 86.5% 62.6% 83.6% 69.6% 78.9%
Percentage of births with adequate prenatal care (APNCU)^ 81.9% 64.6% 78.5% 72.0% 76.8%
Percentage of premature births (< 37 weeks gestation - clinical estimate) 7.6% 12.0% 6.9% 9.3% 8.4%
Percentage of low birthweight births (< 2.5 kg) 7.1% 12.6% 7.5% 8.1% 8.1%
Teen pregnancies per 1,000 females aged 15-17 years 9.0 36.7 1.5* 24.7 21.5
Pregnancies per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 60.4 104.5 41.7 77.5 71.7
Fertility per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 40.0 41.7 39.9 46.8 42.4
Infant mortality per 1,000 live births 2.3 9.3 1.1* 3.1 3.6
Injury-Related Indicators
Motor vehicle-related mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 1.7 2.6 2.4 2.1 2.3
Unintentional injury mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 17.1 28.7 9.9 21.7 20.5
Unintentional injury hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2012-2014) 43.7 71.3 26.3 45.3 60.1
Poisoning hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2012-2014) 6.2 24.4 2.5 10.7 11.8
Fall hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 65+ years (2012-2014) 169.8 120.4 115.5 107.0 184.6
Suicide mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 8.9 4.4 6.1 4.1 7.3
Respiratory Disease Indicators
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2012-2014) 4.5 53.9 3.9 28.1 22.6
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 0-17 years (2012-2014) 8.3 86.3 5.6 31.6 38.6
Chronic lower respiratory disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 14.4 30.6 11.4 17.8 17.9
Chronic lower respiratory disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2012-2014) 9.3 69.2 8.0 37.0 31.3
Heart Disease and Stroke Indicators
Diseases of the heart mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 121.7 252.6 89.9 133.3 143.9
Diseases of the heart hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2012-2014) 41.9 112.3 25.4 70.0 76.3
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 13.5 30.3 17.8 21.1 19.1
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2012-2014) 9.7 28.6 10.3 16.0 18.6
Coronary heart disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 102.6 219.9 75.5 113.0 121.9
Coronary heart disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2012-2014) 13.6 31.5 10.1 25.5 26.2
Congestive heart failure mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 5.1 7.1 3.7 4.0 5.3
Congestive heart failure hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2012-2014) 7.7 37.5 5.3 20.7 19.2
Diabetes Indicators
Diabetes mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 6.2 34.8 11.2 21.4 14.8
Diabetes (primary diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2012-2014) 4.4 39.9 3.6 21.7 16.9
Diabetes (any diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2012-2014) 61.0 381.1 73.1 244.2 192.1
Diabetes short-term complications hospitalizations per 10,000 population aged 6-17 years (2012-2014) 1.0 4.9 s 3.5 3.8
Diabetes short-term complications hospitalizations per 10,000 population aged 18+ years (2012-2014) 1.7 15.5 0.8 6.9 5.6
Cancer Indicators
Lung cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2013-2015) 49.7 65.4 50.2 35.0 48.9
Colorectal cancer mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2013-2015) 10.0 19.2 11.7 12.1 12.2
Colorectal cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2013-2015) 32.1 49.8 33.8 34.8 35.9
Female breast cancer mortality per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2013-2015) 18.2 32.1 13.7 15.6 19.3
Female late stage breast cancer incidence per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2013-2015) 45.9 63.8 35.5 37.9 45.4
Cervix uteri cancer mortality per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2013-2015) 1.1 4.3 s 2.9 2.1
Cervical cancer incidence per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2013-2015) 5.2 11.6 7.4 7.7 7.2
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