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

Health Indicator Non-Hispanic Hispanic Total
White Black Asian/Pacific
Islander
Socio-Demographic Indicators
Population (2017) 361,196 55,477 18,509 22,655 461,791
Percentage of population (2017) 78.2% 12.0% 4.0% 4.9% 100.0%
Median annual household income in US dollars (2013-2017)~ 63,338 30,165 43,620 36,112 57,271
Percentage of families below poverty (2013-2017)~ 5.9% 31.7% 20.1% 31.4% 10.1%
General Health Indicators
Total mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 706.7 902.8 302.6 569.0 727.9
Percentage of premature deaths (< 75 years) 35.3% 69.4% 58.4% 70.4% 39.3%
Years of potential life lost per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 5,718.4 11,437.8 2,982.0 7,133.6 6,636.5
Birth-Related Indicators
Number of births per year (3 year average) 3,323 853 313 359 5,186
Percentage of births with early (1st trimester) prenatal care 85.7% 63.7% 64.4% 68.6% 78.7%
Percentage of births with adequate prenatal care (APNCU)^ 88.6% 70.5% 75.4% 73.3% 83.0%
Percentage of premature births (< 37 weeks gestation - clinical estimate) 7.5% 11.4% 7.7% 10.9% 8.7%
Percentage of low birthweight births (< 2.5 kg) 6.4% 12.3% 7.9% 8.6% 7.8%
Teen pregnancies per 1,000 females aged under 18 years 2.9 14.8 4.3 14.5 6.3
Pregnancies per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 60.2 107.3 62.1 86.8 73.5
Fertility per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 49.7 65.8 60.5 64.8 56.8
Infant mortality per 1,000 live births 4.6 13.7 4.3* 9.3 6.4
Injury-Related Indicators
Motor vehicle-related mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 6.0 7.8 13.8* 17.5* 7.4
Unintentional injury mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 48.7 45.1 29.2 55.8 49.7
Unintentional injury hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 55.8 75.0 14.3 37.0 60.5
Poisoning hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 9.2 18.1 3.0 8.9 10.8
Fall hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 65+ years (2016-2017)++ 199.0 90.7 39.0 52.2 192.2
Suicide mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 10.5 4.2* 3.7* 6.5* 9.7
Respiratory Disease Indicators
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 3.0 13.5 1.8* 8.9 5.5
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 0-17 years (2016-2017)++ 5.0 26.5 s 18.8 11.4
Chronic lower respiratory disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 38.1 23.1 7.2* 25.3* 36.9
Chronic lower respiratory disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 20.5 35.9 12.4 27.4 23.9
Heart Disease and Stroke Indicators
Diseases of the heart mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 158.2 241.8 49.1 83.8 162.9
Diseases of the heart hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 65.8 119.2 29.3 70.3 72.4
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 30.9 32.2 33.9 14.0* 31.3
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 19.5 40.6 12.4 16.8 22.3
Coronary heart disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 105.8 150.6 32.6* 56.6 107.8
Coronary heart disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 19.2 22.9 14.8 19.1 20.2
Congestive heart failure mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 13.7 20.9 0.0* 9.3* 14.1
Potentially preventable heart failure hospitalization rate per 10,000 population - Aged 18 years and older (2016-2017)++ 35.6 63.1 2.6* 25.6 37.9
Diabetes Indicators
Diabetes mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 14.8 30.8 8.5* 25.8* 16.9
Diabetes (primary diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 13.0 47.4 3.8 29.3 17.6
Diabetes (any diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 156.0 416.2 93.5 285.1 190.0
Potentially preventable diabetes short-term complications hospitalization rate per 10,000 population - Aged 18+ Years (2016-2017)++ 5.7 26.4 s 9.7 8.0
Cancer Indicators
Lung cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2014-2016) 75.5 86.0 51.7 55.9 75.8
Colorectal cancer mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2014-2016) 13.5 17.0 s s 13.5
Colorectal cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2014-2016) 39.5 47.0 27.3* 31.7 39.6
Female breast cancer mortality per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2014-2016) 19.5 34.1 s s 20.2
Female late stage breast cancer incidence per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2014-2016) 40.7 35.8 s 34.3* 39.2
Cervix uteri cancer mortality per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2014-2016) 1.4 s s s 1.7
Cervical cancer incidence per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2014-2016) 6.6 8.2* s s 6.3
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
++ 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