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

Health Indicator Non-Hispanic Hispanic Total
White Black Asian/Pacific
Islander
Socio-Demographic Indicators
Population (2017) 29,386 514 270 1,005 31,236
Percentage of population (2017) 94.1% 1.6% 0.9% 3.2% 100.0%
Median annual household income in US dollars (2013-2017)~ 51,433 33,393* 87,361 61,063 51,842
Percentage of families below poverty (2013-2017)~ 9.8% 15.4%* 11.4%* 0.0% 9.8%
General Health Indicators
Total mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 648.0 495.4* 528.7* 703.6 646.9
Percentage of premature deaths (< 75 years) 45.5% 20.0%* 33.3%* 46.2%* 45.3%
Years of potential life lost per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 6,198.2 5,119.6 4,205.9 3,346.0 6,063.8
Birth-Related Indicators
Number of births per year (3 year average) 225 2 3 6 240
Percentage of births with early (1st trimester) prenatal care 80.4% s s s 80.1%
Percentage of births with adequate prenatal care (APNCU)^ 84.0% s s s 83.4%
Percentage of premature births (< 37 weeks gestation - clinical estimate) 7.4% s s s 7.6%
Percentage of low birthweight births (< 2.5 kg) 7.3% s s s 7.5%
Teen pregnancies per 1,000 females aged under 18 years 4.6 s s 0.0* 4.5
Pregnancies per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 56.6 24.6* 44.2* 37.5 56.2
Fertility per 1,000 females aged 15-44 years 45.2 13.7* 55.2 28.1 44.5
Infant mortality per 1,000 live births 5.9* s s s 5.6*
Injury-Related Indicators
Motor vehicle-related mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 15.0 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 14.1
Unintentional injury mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 26.4 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 25.2
Unintentional injury hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 42.4 s s 0.0* 42.9
Poisoning hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 3.6 s 0.0* s 3.8
Fall hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 65+ years (2016-2017)++ 104.0 s s 0.0* 109.9
Suicide mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 10.5* 135.5* 155.0* 0.0* 12.6
Respiratory Disease Indicators
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 1.2* 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 1.2*
Asthma hospitalizations per 10,000 population, aged 0-17 years (2016-2017)++ s 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* s
Chronic lower respiratory disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 39.9 0.0* 0.0* 81.6* 39.5
Chronic lower respiratory disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 20.8 0.0* 0.0* s 20.3
Heart Disease and Stroke Indicators
Diseases of the heart mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 171.8 115.0* 186.8* 190.2* 173.1
Diseases of the heart hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 80.2 s 0.0* s 80.7
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 18.6 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 18.0
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 17.5 s 0.0* s 17.8
Coronary heart disease mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 106.7 115.0* 0.0* 108.5* 108.5
Coronary heart disease hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 32.2 s 0.0* s 32.5
Congestive heart failure mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 19.2 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 18.7
Potentially preventable heart failure hospitalization rate per 10,000 population - Aged 18 years and older (2016-2017)++ 29.3 s 0.0* s 28.6
Diabetes Indicators
Diabetes mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted 14.2 0.0* 186.8* 0.0* 14.4
Diabetes (primary diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 16.6 0.0* 0.0* s 15.9
Diabetes (any diagnosis) hospitalizations per 10,000 population, age-adjusted (2016-2017)++ 168.4 179.8 s 75.4 167.7
Potentially preventable diabetes short-term complications hospitalization rate per 10,000 population - Aged 18+ Years (2016-2017)++ 2.3 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 2.1
Cancer Indicators
Lung cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2014-2016) 67.5 s 0.0* 0.0* 65.9
Colorectal cancer mortality per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2014-2016) 12.5 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 12.1
Colorectal cancer incidence per 100,000 population, age-adjusted (2014-2016) 35.5 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 34.3
Female breast cancer mortality per 100,000 female population, age-adjusted (2014-2016) 13.8 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* 13.4
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) s 0.0* 0.0* 0.0* s
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