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

Health Indicator Non-Hispanic Hispanic Total
White Black Asian/Pacific
Islander
Socio-Demographic Indicators
Population (2016) 184,330 16,307 2,745 5,978 211,758
Percentage of population (2016) 87.0% 7.7% 1.3% 2.8% 100.0%
Median annual household income in US dollars (2012-2016)~ 53,418 26,239 43,194 38,974 50,094
Percentage of families below poverty (2012-2016)~ 7.4% 35.3% 19.6%* 24.4% 9.8%
General Health Indicators
Total mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 787.8 1,021.8 535.9 596.1 803.1
Percentage of premature deaths (< 75 years) 40.3% 65.9% 53.8% 69.5% 42.3%
Years of potential life lost per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 7,197.4 12,763.4 1,955.8 7,289.0 7,724.1
Birth-Related Indicators
Number of births per year (3 year average) 1,710 201 33 86 2,153
Percentage of births with early (1st trimester) prenatal care 71.2% 55.1% 62.5% 67.3% 68.6%
Percentage of births with adequate prenatal care (APNCU)^ 72.1% 63.3% 69.9% 65.0% 70.2%
Percentage of premature births (< 37 weeks gestation - clinical estimate) 8.9% 14.8% 8.0%* 10.1% 9.6%
Percentage of low birthweight births (< 2.5 kg) 6.5% 14.4% 13.0% 7.4% 7.5%
Teen pregnancies per 1,000 females aged 15-17 years 9.6 35.8 0.0* 18.6* 14.3
Pregnancies per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 66.5 99.4 46.3 81.8 72.7
Fertility per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 53.2 57.1 48.2 66.8 56.5
Infant mortality per 1,000 live births 4.5 24.9 0.0* 11.6* 6.8
Injury-Related Indicators
Motor vehicle-related mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 8.1 8.1* 0.0* 0.0* 8.2
Unintentional injury mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 44.2 30.7 38.8* 30.6* 43.9
Unintentional injury hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2012-2014) 51.4 56.8 13.9* 38.9 52.8
Poisoning hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2012-2014) 13.0 24.3 s 8.0 13.8
Fall hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 65+ years (2012-2014) 148.4 61.0 s 152.7 147.3
Suicide mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 16.7 7.0* 8.6* 0.0* 15.3
Respiratory Disease Indicators
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2012-2014) 6.1 19.6 s 17.5 7.8
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 0-17 years (2012-2014) 8.3 23.7 s 14.9* 11.6
Chronic lower respiratory disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 50.2 39.9 37.1* 15.5* 49.6
Chronic lower respiratory disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2012-2014) 34.7 52.8 s 45.2 36.9
Heart Disease and Stroke Indicators
Diseases of the heart mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 220.9 293.4 170.6* 197.7 224.9
Diseases of the heart hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2012-2014) 102.6 171.5 26.9 83.2 108.3
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 29.6 43.5 0.0* 19.0* 30.6
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2012-2014) 28.4 58.0 9.9* 23.6 30.4
Coronary heart disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 165.9 219.4 131.9* 182.5 169.2
Coronary heart disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2012-2014) 40.0 54.4 18.8* 27.4 41.8
Congestive heart failure mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 20.6 27.4 0.0* 0.0* 20.9
Congestive heart failure hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2012-2014) 25.9 67.1 s 31.1 28.7
Diabetes Indicators
Diabetes mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 23.0 48.1 8.6* 49.1* 24.6
Diabetes (primary diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2012-2014) 16.9 56.8 s 27.7 19.9
Diabetes (any diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2012-2014) 198.6 450.1 93.7 279.0 218.3
Diabetes short-term complications hospitalizations per 10,000 population aged 6-17 years (2012-2014) 5.0 s 0.0* s 4.8
Diabetes short-term complications hospitalizations per 10,000 population aged 18+ years (2012-2014) 7.5 31.7 s 8.0* 9.2
Cancer Indicators
Lung cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2013-2015) 85.7 105.8 s s 86.4
Colorectal cancer mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2013-2015) 10.8 s 0.0* 0.0* 10.6
Colorectal cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2013-2015) 40.3 44.0 s s 40.5
Female breast cancer mortality per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2013-2015) 20.3 s 0.0* s 19.7
Female late stage breast cancer incidence per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2013-2015) 46.4 52.1 s s 46.1
Cervix uteri cancer mortality per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2013-2015) 1.7* 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 1.6*
Cervical cancer incidence per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2013-2015) 5.6 s 0.0* 0.0* 6.4
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