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

Health Indicator Non-Hispanic Hispanic Total
White Black Asian/Pacific
Islander
Socio-Demographic Indicators
Population (2016) 11,157,628 2,992,036 1,777,620 3,747,125 19,745,289
Percentage of population (2016) 56.5% 15.2% 9.0% 19.0% 100.0%
Median annual household income in US dollars (2012-2016)~ 70,083 42,483 65,353 41,715 60,741
Percentage of families below poverty (2012-2016)~ 6.4% 19.3% 14.6% 23.4% 11.7%
General Health Indicators
Total mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 657.0 695.1 341.6 493.2 638.2
Percentage of premature deaths (< 75 years) 35.4% 57.6% 45.8% 53.8% 40.7%
Years of potential life lost per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 5,237.7 7,605.1 2,462.0 4,283.7 5,354.6
Birth-Related Indicators
Number of births per year (3 year average) 113,448 34,669 25,910 55,408 235,542
Percentage of births with early (1st trimester) prenatal care 81.8% 64.5% 76.7% 69.6% 75.2%
Percentage of births with adequate prenatal care (APNCU)^ 78.1% 65.5% 74.7% 71.0% 74.0%
Percentage of premature births (< 37 weeks gestation - clinical estimate) 7.8% 12.2% 8.0% 9.1% 8.8%
Percentage of low birthweight births (< 2.5 kg) 6.4% 12.2% 8.3% 7.7% 7.9%
Teen pregnancies per 1,000 females aged 15-17 years 5.9 28.2 1.6 25.9 15.1
Pregnancies per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 67.6 103.8 61.7 94.0 83.8
Fertility per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 54.8 52.4 59.9 65.3 58.5
Infant mortality per 1,000 live births 3.7 8.8 2.2 3.6 4.5
Injury-Related Indicators
Motor vehicle-related mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 5.8 4.5 2.5 4.4 5.3
Unintentional injury mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 35.3 23.5 10.5 23.2 30.2
Unintentional injury hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2012-2014) 55.9 54.4 23.4 51.3 60.6
Poisoning hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2012-2014) 9.4 13.2 2.3 8.5 10.4
Fall hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 65+ years (2012-2014) 196.6 94.2 76.7 131.7 188.0
Suicide mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 10.2 4.3 5.2 4.1 8.0
Respiratory Disease Indicators
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2012-2014) 7.3 38.0 5.4 28.0 17.6
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 0-17 years (2012-2014) 8.9 59.2 8.9 33.5 27.0
Chronic lower respiratory disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 33.1 20.3 10.9 16.4 28.9
Chronic lower respiratory disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2012-2014) 21.9 52.1 9.3 40.1 32.3
Heart Disease and Stroke Indicators
Diseases of the heart mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 180.4 207.7 94.7 135.8 178.1
Diseases of the heart hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2012-2014) 76.2 107.3 35.0 76.9 89.4
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 25.4 27.8 18.6 20.7 25.6
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2012-2014) 19.1 31.0 11.1 19.5 22.8
Coronary heart disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 133.0 173.9 82.6 115.7 136.2
Coronary heart disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2012-2014) 26.5 29.9 16.4 27.1 31.3
Congestive heart failure mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 15.0 8.7 3.1 5.5 13.0
Congestive heart failure hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2012-2014) 18.8 39.3 7.7 24.2 24.2
Diabetes Indicators
Diabetes mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 13.9 32.7 11.1 19.1 17.0
Diabetes (primary diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2012-2014) 10.5 36.9 4.5 20.7 17.1
Diabetes (any diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2012-2014) 148.4 338.0 96.4 245.7 207.9
Diabetes short-term complications hospitalizations per 10,000 population aged 6-17 years (2012-2014) 2.2 4.9 0.6 2.5 3.0
Diabetes short-term complications hospitalizations per 10,000 population aged 18+ years (2012-2014) 4.2 14.3 0.9 6.4 6.5
Cancer Indicators
Lung cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2013-2015) 66.7 50.0 42.3 32.7 59.2
Colorectal cancer mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2013-2015) 13.2 16.0 9.3 11.1 13.1
Colorectal cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2013-2015) 40.0 43.2 32.6 33.3 39.3
Female breast cancer mortality per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2013-2015) 19.5 25.3 10.1 14.0 19.2
Female late stage breast cancer incidence per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2013-2015) 44.6 51.1 31.7 35.0 43.4
Cervix uteri cancer mortality per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2013-2015) 1.9 4.0 1.7 2.5 2.2
Cervical cancer incidence per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2013-2015) 6.6 10.7 8.6 8.9 7.8
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