St. Lawrence County Health Indicators by Race/Ethnicity, 2014-2016

Health Indicator Non-Hispanic Hispanic Total
White Black Asian/Pacific
Islander
Socio-Demographic Indicators
Population (2016) 102,061 2,855 1,404 2,571 110,038
Percentage of population (2016) 92.8% 2.6% 1.3% 2.3% 100.0%
Median annual household income in US dollars (2012-2016)~ 46,653 47,452* 40,000 NA 46,313
Percentage of families below poverty (2012-2016)~ 13.3% 9.2%* 5.6%* 29.4%* 13.5%
General Health Indicators
Total mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 706.9 1,098.2 129.1* 309.2* 704.0
Percentage of premature deaths (< 75 years) 44.6% 81.0% 60.0%* 62.5%* 45.3%
Years of potential life lost per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 6,127.5 7,125.5 916.9 1,491.6 5,982.6
Birth-Related Indicators
Number of births per year (3 year average) 1,014 4 15 83 1,137
Percentage of births with early (1st trimester) prenatal care 73.0% s 68.2% 26.1% 71.1%
Percentage of births with adequate prenatal care (APNCU)^ 75.8% s 83.7% 47.5% 75.2%
Percentage of premature births (< 37 weeks gestation - clinical estimate) 7.5% s 6.8%* 15.3%* 7.8%
Percentage of low birthweight births (< 2.5 kg) 5.7% s 2.3%* 6.5%* 5.7%
Teen pregnancies per 1,000 females aged 15-17 years 9.7 0.0* 0.0* 29.4* 10.0
Pregnancies per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 59.4 21.9 34.8 164.6 61.4
Fertility per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 52.3 10.9 34.8 154.7 54.1
Infant mortality per 1,000 live births 6.6 s 0.0* 0.0* 5.9
Injury-Related Indicators
Motor vehicle-related mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 8.3 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 7.6
Unintentional injury mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 37.0 26.8* 0.0* 0.0* 35.8
Unintentional injury hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2012-2014) NA NA NA NA 55.4
Poisoning hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2012-2014) NA NA NA NA 12.2
Fall hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 65+ years (2012-2014) NA NA NA NA 162.2
Suicide mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 10.4 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 10.1
Respiratory Disease Indicators
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2012-2014) NA NA NA NA 7.9
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 0-17 years (2012-2014) NA NA NA NA 9.2
Chronic lower respiratory disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 53.1 0.0* 0.0* 37.1* 52.3
Chronic lower respiratory disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2012-2014) NA NA NA NA 38.0
Heart Disease and Stroke Indicators
Diseases of the heart mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 191.2 135.2* 28.5* 142.6* 191.1
Diseases of the heart hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2012-2014) NA NA NA NA 93.0
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 31.7 66.9* 0.0* 52.8* 31.4
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2012-2014) NA NA NA NA 19.6
Coronary heart disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 126.3 135.2* 28.5* 0.0* 127.1
Coronary heart disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2012-2014) NA NA NA NA 32.5
Congestive heart failure mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 14.6 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 14.3
Congestive heart failure hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2012-2014) NA NA NA NA 26.6
Diabetes Indicators
Diabetes mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 19.3 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 19.2
Diabetes (primary diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2012-2014) NA NA NA NA 15.5
Diabetes (any diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2012-2014) NA NA NA NA 218.5
Diabetes short-term complications hospitalizations per 10,000 population aged 6-17 years (2012-2014) NA NA NA NA 2.5
Diabetes short-term complications hospitalizations per 10,000 population aged 18+ years (2012-2014) NA NA NA NA 8.1
Cancer Indicators
Lung cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2013-2015) 72.7 s 0.0* s 71.8
Colorectal cancer mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2013-2015) 11.8 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 11.5
Colorectal cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2013-2015) 40.5 0.0* s s 40.8
Female breast cancer mortality per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2013-2015) 19.1 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 19.5
Female late stage breast cancer incidence per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2013-2015) 37.2 0.0* s 0.0* 37.2
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) 7.5 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 7.3
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
In selected counties, estimates for hospitalization-related indicators by racial and ethnic groups are suppressed due to anomalies in patient ethnicity data.
See the "Facility Race/Ethnicity Concordance Report" http://www.health.ny.gov/statistics/sparcs/reports/race_eth/2012/ethnicity/outside_nyc/medicaid/OutsideNYC-Medicaid-Ethnicity-Facility.pdf
^ APNCU: Adequacy of Prenatal Care Utilization Index