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

Health Indicator Non-Hispanic Hispanic Total
White Black Asian/Pacific
Islander
Socio-Demographic Indicators
Population (2017) 213,322 32,304 11,533 35,684 293,450
Percentage of population (2017) 72.7% 11.0% 3.9% 12.2% 100.0%
Median annual household income in US dollars (2013-2017)~ 79,505 49,619 112,627 61,763 75,585
Percentage of families below poverty (2013-2017)~ 4.3% 12.3% 4.8%* 14.2% 6.0%
General Health Indicators
Total mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 650.7 672.1 241.6 469.6 639.5
Percentage of premature deaths (< 75 years) 37.9% 61.2% 42.3% 49.2% 40.3%
Years of potential life lost per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 5,303.9 6,770.3 1,212.0 3,040.1 5,199.3
Birth-Related Indicators
Number of births per year (3 year average) 1,625 295 82 433 2,568
Percentage of births with early (1st trimester) prenatal care 88.1% 76.2% 76.3% 77.8% 83.1%
Percentage of births with adequate prenatal care (APNCU)^ 74.7% 62.3% 64.9% 71.2% 72.1%
Percentage of premature births (< 37 weeks gestation - clinical estimate) 8.3% 12.1% 13.4% 10.5% 9.2%
Percentage of low birthweight births (< 2.5 kg) 6.2% 12.3% 11.8% 7.8% 7.4%
Teen pregnancies per 1,000 females aged under 18 years 2.2 9.1 0.0* 5.7 3.9
Pregnancies per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 54.9 85.0 28.8 76.2 64.6
Fertility per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 43.7 46.0 31.2 56.2 47.5
Infant mortality per 1,000 live births 2.9 7.9* 0.0* 2.3* 3.4
Injury-Related Indicators
Motor vehicle-related mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 7.3 7.1* 2.1* 3.1* 6.7
Unintentional injury mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 46.8 30.2 4.4* 21.6 42.0
Unintentional injury hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 59.4 56.3 10.3 21.9 61.0
Poisoning hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 5.4 4.5 s 2.1 5.4
Fall hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 65+ years (2016-2017)++ 175.8 65.0 34.8 46.1 169.8
Suicide mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 12.7 7.1* 5.6* 6.5* 11.1
Respiratory Disease Indicators
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 8.0 21.6 4.1* 2.7 10.4
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 0-17 years (2016-2017)++ 15.8 43.9 s 5.9 21.6
Chronic lower respiratory disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 37.0 26.6 0.0* 20.1 35.2
Chronic lower respiratory disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 27.2 44.9 7.2 6.7 29.7
Heart Disease and Stroke Indicators
Diseases of the heart mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 175.9 178.4 75.5 119.3 174.2
Diseases of the heart hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 66.9 76.8 19.7 19.3 71.5
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 21.5 35.4 32.3* 26.8 23.2
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 20.0 27.6 8.0 6.2 21.4
Coronary heart disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 121.2 131.6 37.0 79.2 120.1
Coronary heart disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 20.3 15.8 8.5 6.3 22.0
Congestive heart failure mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 13.8 9.4* 3.3* 18.7* 13.8
Potentially preventable heart failure hospitalization rate per 10,000 population - Aged 18 years and older (2016-2017)++ 32.2 39.5 8.8 3.8 32.3
Diabetes Indicators
Diabetes mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 11.8 24.3 0.0* 9.3* 12.4
Diabetes (primary diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 10.5 29.3 2.7* 5.3 13.5
Diabetes (any diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 155.3 310.8 55.8 71.1 180.9
Potentially preventable diabetes short-term complications hospitalization rate per 10,000 population - Aged 18+ Years (2016-2017)++ 2.3 5.0 s 1.6* 3.1
Cancer Indicators
Lung cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2014-2016) 63.5 52.6 26.1* 29.8 59.9
Colorectal cancer mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2014-2016) 11.5 8.4* s s 10.9
Colorectal cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2014-2016) 34.5 39.7 32.0 18.9 33.9
Female breast cancer mortality per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2014-2016) 19.2 21.4* s s 18.7
Female late stage breast cancer incidence per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2014-2016) 42.8 58.2 36.0* 28.9 42.8
Cervix uteri cancer mortality per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2014-2016) 1.4* 0.0* s 0.0* 1.3*
Cervical cancer incidence per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2014-2016) 7.1 s 0.0* 0.0* 5.8
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
++ 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