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

Health Indicator Non-Hispanic Hispanic Total
White Black Asian/Pacific
Islander
Socio-Demographic Indicators
Population (2017) 112,387 1,517 919 3,068 118,426
Percentage of population (2017) 94.9% 1.3% 0.8% 2.6% 100.0%
Median annual household income in US dollars (2013-2017)~ 52,372 29,537* 62,115 26,362 51,755
Percentage of families below poverty (2013-2017)~ 12.2% 54.4%* 0.0% 48.4% 13.1%
General Health Indicators
Total mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 791.6 269.9* 232.9* 827.5 791.0
Percentage of premature deaths (< 75 years) 47.6% 85.7%* 40.0%* 70.0% 48.0%
Years of potential life lost per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 7,220.4 4,066.3 1,553.3 7,308.5 7,242.6
Birth-Related Indicators
Number of births per year (3 year average) 1,162 9 9 52 1,258
Percentage of births with early (1st trimester) prenatal care 78.0% s s 59.5% 76.9%
Percentage of births with adequate prenatal care (APNCU)^ 84.8% s s 74.6% 84.2%
Percentage of premature births (< 37 weeks gestation - clinical estimate) 7.9% s s 11.4% 8.2%
Percentage of low birthweight births (< 2.5 kg) 7.0% s s 10.5% 7.2%
Teen pregnancies per 1,000 females aged under 18 years 4.9 16.9* 0.0* 9.5* 5.6
Pregnancies per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 65.0 44.3 26.3 75.4 66.1
Fertility per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 56.2 25.4 32.0 66.5 56.6
Infant mortality per 1,000 live births 7.5 s s 6.4* 7.4
Injury-Related Indicators
Motor vehicle-related mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 12.5 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 12.0
Unintentional injury mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 48.9 22.9* 16.0* 47.4* 48.3
Unintentional injury hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 65.7 88.6 s 47.0 67.3
Poisoning hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 8.1 s 0.0* 0.0* 8.2
Fall hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 65+ years (2016-2017)++ 166.6 0.0* 0.0* s 170.6
Suicide mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 17.2 0.0* 0.0* 15.7* 17.3
Respiratory Disease Indicators
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 2.7 s 0.0* 0.0* 2.7
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 0-17 years (2016-2017)++ 5.6 s 0.0* 0.0* 5.5
Chronic lower respiratory disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 51.2 0.0* 37.0* 79.9* 50.8
Chronic lower respiratory disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 27.0 s s s 27.0
Heart Disease and Stroke Indicators
Diseases of the heart mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 186.5 50.4* 48.5* 289.0* 186.9
Diseases of the heart hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 87.1 105.0 s 111.9 89.5
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 32.6 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 32.5
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 23.0 0.0* s 32.4* 23.9
Coronary heart disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 121.2 0.0* 0.0* 212.0* 121.3
Coronary heart disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 30.0 34.6* s 49.1 31.4
Congestive heart failure mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 18.6 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 18.4
Potentially preventable heart failure hospitalization rate per 10,000 population - Aged 18 years and older (2016-2017)++ 39.1 34.6* s 28.0 39.0
Diabetes Indicators
Diabetes mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 23.6 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 23.4
Diabetes (primary diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 17.3 s 0.0* 36.9 17.2
Diabetes (any diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 219.3 301.4 82.5 326.0 224.7
Potentially preventable diabetes short-term complications hospitalization rate per 10,000 population - Aged 18+ Years (2016-2017)++ 7.3 s 0.0* 0.0* 7.1
Cancer Indicators
Lung cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2014-2016) 96.5 s s s 96.5
Colorectal cancer mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2014-2016) 16.3 0.0* s 0.0* 16.5
Colorectal cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2014-2016) 39.6 s s s 40.5
Female breast cancer mortality per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2014-2016) 16.7 0.0* 0.0* s 17.3
Female late stage breast cancer incidence per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2014-2016) 44.7 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 43.5
Cervix uteri cancer mortality per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2014-2016) 3.5* 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 3.4*
Cervical cancer incidence per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2014-2016) 4.1* 0.0* s 0.0* 4.5*
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