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

Health Indicator Non-Hispanic Hispanic Total
White Black Asian/Pacific
Islander
Socio-Demographic Indicators
Population (2017) 44,810 1,040 551 1,296 47,836
Percentage of population (2017) 93.7% 2.2% 1.2% 2.7% 100.0%
Median annual household income in US dollars (2013-2017)~ 52,838 NA NA 34,750* 52,451
Percentage of families below poverty (2013-2017)~ 7.4% 0.0% 3.1%* 31.3%* 7.6%
General Health Indicators
Total mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 816.5 408.2* 183.6* 543.9* 809.8
Percentage of premature deaths (< 75 years) 43.3% 87.5%* 50.0%* 62.5%* 43.9%
Years of potential life lost per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 7,259.8 6,225.3 2,217.6 3,186.4 7,188.2
Birth-Related Indicators
Number of births per year (3 year average) 439 5 4 26 484
Percentage of births with early (1st trimester) prenatal care 81.3% s s 52.2% 80.3%
Percentage of births with adequate prenatal care (APNCU)^ 83.0% s s 77.1% 82.6%
Percentage of premature births (< 37 weeks gestation - clinical estimate) 8.4% s s 4.3%* 8.6%
Percentage of low birthweight births (< 2.5 kg) 8.2% s s 2.2%* 8.3%
Teen pregnancies per 1,000 females aged under 18 years 3.5 0.0* s 14.2* 3.9
Pregnancies per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 54.2 44.8 21.3 77.4 55.4
Fertility per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 45.1 21.1 25.2 66.2 45.7
Infant mortality per 1,000 live births 6.1* s s 0.0* 5.5*
Injury-Related Indicators
Motor vehicle-related mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 7.2 13.8* 0.0* 0.0* 7.7
Unintentional injury mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 52.8 62.7* 0.0* 0.0* 51.7
Unintentional injury hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 50.3 27.9* s s 55.7
Poisoning hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 7.6 s s s 8.6
Fall hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 65+ years (2016-2017)++ 128.5 0.0* s 0.0* 141.8
Suicide mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 15.0 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 15.3
Respiratory Disease Indicators
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 2.6 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 2.9
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 0-17 years (2016-2017)++ 4.7* 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 4.9*
Chronic lower respiratory disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 51.0 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 50.3
Chronic lower respiratory disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 16.2 s 0.0* s 20.3
Heart Disease and Stroke Indicators
Diseases of the heart mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 157.5 91.2* 81.7* 76.6* 156.9
Diseases of the heart hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 83.0 49.0* s s 91.7
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 36.1 40.6* 0.0* 300.3* 37.5
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 20.7 s s s 22.0
Coronary heart disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 98.9 0.0* 81.7* 53.7* 98.3
Coronary heart disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 27.3 s s s 28.7
Congestive heart failure mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 20.4 91.2* 0.0* 0.0* 20.5
Potentially preventable heart failure hospitalization rate per 10,000 population - Aged 18 years and older (2016-2017)++ 29.3 s 0.0* 0.0* 32.9
Diabetes Indicators
Diabetes mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 17.3 54.2* 0.0* 0.0* 17.9
Diabetes (primary diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 14.6 s 0.0* 0.0* 16.9
Diabetes (any diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 194.7 224.2 s 53.2* 219.4
Potentially preventable diabetes short-term complications hospitalization rate per 10,000 population - Aged 18+ Years (2016-2017)++ 5.1 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 6.2
Cancer Indicators
Lung cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2014-2016) 87.5 0.0* s s 87.0
Colorectal cancer mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2014-2016) 15.8 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 15.3
Colorectal cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2014-2016) 42.0 0.0* s 0.0* 41.4
Female breast cancer mortality per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2014-2016) 9.8 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 9.6
Female late stage breast cancer incidence per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2014-2016) 42.9 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 41.3
Cervix uteri cancer mortality per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2014-2016) 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 0.0*
Cervical cancer incidence per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2014-2016) s 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* s
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