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

Health Indicator Non-Hispanic Hispanic Total
White Black Asian/Pacific
Islander
Socio-Demographic Indicators
Population (2017) 209,442 4,764 7,031 7,416 229,102
Percentage of population (2017) 91.4% 2.1% 3.1% 3.2% 100.0%
Median annual household income in US dollars (2013-2017)~ 76,633 62,406 102,876 84,394 77,548
Percentage of families below poverty (2013-2017)~ 3.9% 20.2% 4.6%* 11.5%* 4.3%
General Health Indicators
Total mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 661.9 583.4 198.8 330.3 655.2
Percentage of premature deaths (< 75 years) 39.2% 70.7% 56.0% 60.5% 39.8%
Years of potential life lost per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 4,930.5 6,415.4 1,744.2 3,719.2 4,886.2
Birth-Related Indicators
Number of births per year (3 year average) 1,894 27 126 88 2,177
Percentage of births with early (1st trimester) prenatal care 80.9% 70.4% 76.0% 64.5% 79.5%
Percentage of births with adequate prenatal care (APNCU)^ 84.2% 80.0% 82.4% 74.8% 83.5%
Percentage of premature births (< 37 weeks gestation - clinical estimate) 8.5% 4.9%* 6.9% 8.8% 8.4%
Percentage of low birthweight births (< 2.5 kg) 6.6% 4.9%* 7.1% 6.8% 6.6%
Teen pregnancies per 1,000 females aged under 18 years 1.9 0.0* 0.0* 3.2* 1.9
Pregnancies per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 61.2 47.0 71.7 62.0 63.1
Fertility per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 52.1 29.3 74.2 53.3 53.4
Infant mortality per 1,000 live births 3.2 0.0* 2.6* 15.2* 3.7
Injury-Related Indicators
Motor vehicle-related mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 7.1 8.0* 0.0* 5.7* 6.7
Unintentional injury mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 23.2 22.2* 11.3* 27.9* 23.0
Unintentional injury hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 48.5 33.2 14.8 18.3 49.3
Poisoning hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 5.2 s 0.0* s 5.1
Fall hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 65+ years (2016-2017)++ 151.6 s 68.5* s 151.9
Suicide mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 12.9 8.0* 4.1* 0.0* 12.3
Respiratory Disease Indicators
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 2.8 7.4* s s 3.0
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 0-17 years (2016-2017)++ 3.9 0.0* s s 4.2
Chronic lower respiratory disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 40.5 53.0* 6.7* 26.5* 40.0
Chronic lower respiratory disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 19.8 29.1 s s 19.7
Heart Disease and Stroke Indicators
Diseases of the heart mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 151.6 140.7 31.3* 50.7* 149.8
Diseases of the heart hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 66.5 86.3 24.0 21.3 67.3
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 30.0 17.3* 11.3* 22.2* 29.6
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 18.3 20.7 11.9 8.7* 19.0
Coronary heart disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 90.3 90.0* 31.3* 41.6* 89.6
Coronary heart disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 20.5 12.1 7.4* s 20.7
Congestive heart failure mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 11.6 19.2* 0.0* 0.0* 11.4
Potentially preventable heart failure hospitalization rate per 10,000 population - Aged 18 years and older (2016-2017)++ 30.3 39.5 5.9* s 29.4
Diabetes Indicators
Diabetes mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 14.2 0.0* 7.2* 9.5* 14.1
Diabetes (primary diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 9.8 18.7 s s 9.9
Diabetes (any diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 143.4 193.6 66.7 83.6 145.1
Potentially preventable diabetes short-term complications hospitalization rate per 10,000 population - Aged 18+ Years (2016-2017)++ 3.4 s s 0.0* 3.4
Cancer Indicators
Lung cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2014-2016) 75.4 s s s 73.8
Colorectal cancer mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2014-2016) 12.7 s s 0.0* 12.6
Colorectal cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2014-2016) 38.2 s s s 37.5
Female breast cancer mortality per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2014-2016) 17.1 s 0.0* 0.0* 17.1
Female late stage breast cancer incidence per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2014-2016) 46.1 s s s 45.1
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) 4.7 0.0* s 0.0* 4.9
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Symbol Meaning
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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