Chemung County Health Indicators by Race/Ethnicity, 2015-2017

Health Indicator Non-Hispanic Hispanic Total
White Black Asian/Pacific
Islander
Socio-Demographic Indicators
Population (2017) 74,477 6,148 1,358 2,641 84,874
Percentage of population (2017) 87.8% 7.2% 1.6% 3.1% 100.0%
Median annual household income in US dollars (2013-2017)~ 52,551 24,863 118,125 26,800* 51,251
Percentage of families below poverty (2013-2017)~ 9.7% 37.8% 0.0% 36.5% 11.6%
General Health Indicators
Total mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 834.1 908.6 288.0* 383.0 826.6
Percentage of premature deaths (< 75 years) 40.2% 57.3% 22.2%* 70.6% 41.1%
Years of potential life lost per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 7,562.1 9,754.6 598.6 4,097.6 7,522.2
Birth-Related Indicators
Number of births per year (3 year average) 802 46 18 35 938
Percentage of births with early (1st trimester) prenatal care 81.8% 77.2% 74.1% 76.7% 80.9%
Percentage of births with adequate prenatal care (APNCU)^ 88.1% 78.0% 77.4% 81.6% 86.5%
Percentage of premature births (< 37 weeks gestation - clinical estimate) 8.7% 10.2% 3.7%* 7.8%* 8.6%
Percentage of low birthweight births (< 2.5 kg) 6.8% 6.6%* 3.7%* 6.7%* 6.9%
Teen pregnancies per 1,000 females aged under 18 years 6.2 7.2* 0.0* 14.5* 6.9
Pregnancies per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 78.2 94.0 51.8 76.5 82.0
Fertility per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 61.2 48.6 53.8 71.7 63.0
Infant mortality per 1,000 live births 7.5 29.2* 0.0* 0.0* 8.2
Injury-Related Indicators
Motor vehicle-related mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 8.7 5.4* 0.0* 0.0* 7.9
Unintentional injury mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 60.1 49.8* 51.6* 9.9* 57.6
Unintentional injury hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 34.2 29.0 s 22.4* 45.4
Poisoning hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 6.1 7.4* 0.0* s 8.7
Fall hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 65+ years (2016-2017)++ 126.8 s 0.0* s 165.7
Suicide mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 11.7 18.7* 0.0* 13.3* 12.2
Respiratory Disease Indicators
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 2.6 6.1* 0.0* 0.0* 3.6
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 0-17 years (2016-2017)++ s s 0.0* 0.0* 2.2*
Chronic lower respiratory disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 53.4 6.2* 0.0* 0.0* 50.7
Chronic lower respiratory disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 26.0 26.6 0.0* 30.1* 32.4
Heart Disease and Stroke Indicators
Diseases of the heart mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 197.4 269.3 139.0* 136.8* 198.8
Diseases of the heart hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 62.8 102.4 0.0* 71.0 88.1
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 37.1 18.2* 0.0* 0.0* 35.8
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 17.6 24.9 s s 24.3
Coronary heart disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 133.9 159.5 50.4* 71.3* 133.8
Coronary heart disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 19.3 24.7 0.0* 23.9* 28.2
Congestive heart failure mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 17.0 24.7* 0.0* 0.0* 17.0
Potentially preventable heart failure hospitalization rate per 10,000 population - Aged 18 years and older (2016-2017)++ 33.4 33.7 0.0* s 42.1
Diabetes Indicators
Diabetes mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 12.7 30.1* 0.0* 0.0* 13.3
Diabetes (primary diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 12.4 32.5 s s 17.1
Diabetes (any diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 153.3 286.5 41.6 187.2 216.3
Potentially preventable diabetes short-term complications hospitalization rate per 10,000 population - Aged 18+ Years (2016-2017)++ 3.5 s 0.0* s 4.5
Cancer Indicators
Lung cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2014-2016) 73.1 81.3 0.0* 0.0* 71.2
Colorectal cancer mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2014-2016) 9.1 s 0.0* 0.0* 9.8
Colorectal cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2014-2016) 36.9 62.8* s s 38.6
Female breast cancer mortality per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2014-2016) 19.5 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 18.4
Female late stage breast cancer incidence per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2014-2016) 40.7 s 0.0* s 41.5
Cervix uteri cancer mortality per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2014-2016) s 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* s
Cervical cancer incidence per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2014-2016) 9.7 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 8.9
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
++ In 2015, SPARCS transitioned from ICD-9-CM to ICD-10-CM diagnosis codes. These two are not comparable, so data for 2016-and-forward should not be compared with earlier data.
~ 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