Trends Over Time

To see progress on each measure over time, click on the shaded circle on each line. Color coding indicates whether the region is getting better, staying the same or getting worse.

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Flat

Worse

Health outcomes

Premature death

3,496

Years of potential life lost before age 65 per 100,000 population (age and sex adjusted), 2014

Race

White Non-Latino 3,152
Black Non-Latino 5,319
Hispanic 3,145
Other 2,463

Socio Economic Status

Lowest 5,149
Second Lowest 3,547
Middle 2,898
Second Highest 2,556
Highest 2,282

Geography

Chemung 3,624
Livingston 3,537
Monroe  3,331
Ontario 3,130
Schuyler 2,416
Seneca 2,180
Steuben 3,573
Wayne 3,710
Yates 4,130

Source: New York State Vital Statistics

Low birthweight

7.8%

Percentage of live births with low birthweight (< 2500 grams), 2015

Race

White Non-Latino 6.8%
Black Non-Latino 12.8%
Hispanic 9.3%
Other 6.8%

Geography

Chemung 7.9%
Livingston 7.5%
Monroe  8.1%
Ontario 6.1%
Schuyler 9.2%
Seneca 8.3%
Steuben 6.7%
Wayne 8.2%
Yates 8.2%

Source: Finger Lakes Regional Perinatal Data System

Good health self-report 

83.7%

Percentage of adults who report excellent, very good or good general health status, 2014

Geography

Chemung 81.0%
Livingston 90.0%
Monroe  83.0%
Ontario 92.0%
Schuyler 85.0%
Seneca 76.0%
Steuben 85.0%
Wayne 79.0%
Yates 86.0%

Source: NYS Expanded Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System

Community Measures

Childhood immunization

64.5%

Percentage of children with the recommended immunizations as of 36 months of age, 2013

Geography

Chemung 55.7%
Livingston 64.5%
Monroe  65.2%
Ontario 64.5%
Schuyler 64.3%
Seneca 59.4%
Steuben 64.2%
Wayne 70.7%
Yates 55.7%

Source: NYS Immunization Registry

Childhood obesity

16.1%

Percentage of children who have a BMI of 30.0 or greater, 2012-2014

Geography

Chemung 18.4%
Livingston 19.1%
Monroe  14.5%
Ontario 14.8%
Schuyler 16.1%
Seneca 21.4%
Steuben 19.1%
Wayne 18.7%
Yates 22.9%

Source: Student Weight Status Category Reporting System

Adult obesity

27.0%

Percentage of adults who report a BMI of 30.0 or greater, 2012-2014

Geography

Chemung 29.9%
Livingston 33.6%
Monroe  24.1%
Ontario 28.8%
Schuyler 24.1%
Seneca 26.9%
Steuben 32.2%
Wayne 35.5%
Yates 30.2%

Source: NYS Expanded Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS)

Adult smoking

17.4%

Percentage of adults who are current smokers, 2013-2014

Geography

Chemung 24.8%
Livingston 23.0%
Monroe  14.5%
Ontario 17.6%
Schuyler 22.3%
Seneca 13.7%
Steuben 23.7%
Wayne 24.5%
Yates 13.8%

Source: NYS Expanded Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System

High blood pressure control

69.0%

Percentage of adults with high blood pressure who had their condition under control, Dec. 2015

Race

White Non-Latino 73.4%
Black Non-Latino  58.8%
Hispanic  61.2%
Other  63.0%

Socio Economic Status

Low 62.3%
Middle 69.3%
High 74.4%

Geography

Chemung 71.5%
Livingston 75.6%
Monroe  75.9%
Ontario 69.3%
Schuyler 68.5%
Seneca 55.9%
Steuben 70.7%
Wayne 66.2%
Yates 75.8%

Source: FLHSA High Blood Pressure Registry

Type II diabetes control

TBA

Percentage of adults with diabetes who had their condition under control

Race

Under Development

Socio Economic Status

Under Development

Geography

Under Development

High school graduation

81.2%

Percentage of students graduating in four years in the Finger Lakes region, 2015

Race

White Non-Latino 88.8%
Black Non-Latino 61.4%
Hispanic 59.6%
Other 89.5%

Socio Economic Status

Low 66.7%
Middle/High 91.0%

Geography

City of Rochester 50.9%
Monroe County (excluding Rochester) 92.0%
9-County Finger Lakes Region  81.2%

Source: NYS Department of Education

Clinical Measures

Preventable hospital stays

1,074

Number of hospital stays for Prevention Quality Indicator 90 (PQI 90) per 100,000 (age and sex adjusted), 2014-2015

Race

White Non-Latino  945
Black Non-Latino 2,114
Hispanic  1,511
Other  1,345

Socio Economic Status

Lowest 1,763
Second Lowest 828
Middle 1,078
Second Highest 1,220
Highest 563

Geography

Chemung 1,675
Livingston 872
Monroe  990
Ontario 1,088
Schuyler 1,443
Seneca 1,078
Steuben 1,032
Wayne 1,266
Yates 942

Source: NY Statewide Planning and Research Cooperative System Data Surveillance System

Depression screening

TBA

Percentage of patients screened using the Patient Health Questionaire-9 (PHQ-9)

Race

Under Development

Socio Economic Status

Under Development

Geography

Under Development

ED visits with behavioral health diagnosis

8.6%

Percentage of all emergency department patients with a behavioral health diagnosis (age and sex adjusted), 2014

Race

White Non-Latino 9.3%
Black Non-Latino 6.1%
Hispanic 7.0%
Other 5.9%

Socio Economic Status

Lowest 8.0%
Second Lowest 10.2%
Middle 9.0%
Second Highest 7.9%
Highest 7.8%

Geography

Chemung 10.2%
Livingston 9.9%
Monroe  7.8%
Ontario 7.6%
Schuyler 5.4%
Seneca 12.1%
Steuben 10.7%
Wayne 9.3%
Yates 11.0%

Source: NY Statewide Planning and Research Cooperative System Data

ED visits among those 65+

303

Number of emergency department visits that involve adults 65 and older per 1,000 (age and sex adjusted), 2014

Race

White Non-Latino 286
Black Non-Latino 456
Hispanic 472
Other 457

Socio Economic Status

Lowest 409
Second Lowest 356
Middle 319
Second Highest 275
Highest 182

Geography

Chemung 329
Livingston 261
Monroe  276
Ontario 321
Schuyler 539
Seneca 282
Steuben 400
Wayne 319
Yates 377

Source: NY Statewide Planning and Research Cooperative System Data

30 day readmissions with behavioral health diagnoses

13.4%

Percentage of adults who are readmitted to the hospital within 30 days who also have a behavioral health diagnosis (age and sex adjusted), 2014

Race

White Non-Latino 13.6%
Black Non-Latino 16.7%
Hispanic 18.4%
Other 9.8%

Socio Economic Status

Lowest 16.0%
Second Lowest 14.3%
Middle 13.3%
Second Highest 11.7%
Highest 10.0%

Geography

Chemung 14.1%
Livingston 12.2%
Monroe  14.7%
Ontario 13.5%
Schuyler 12.3%
Seneca 13.9%
Steuben 13.2%
Wayne 14.1%
Yates 10.4%

Source: NY Statewide Planning and Research Cooperative System Data Surveillance System

Nursing home use

96,053

Number of nursing home days per 1,000 individuals 85 and older (age adjusted) 

Geography

Chemung 111,498
Livingston 90,950
Monroe  95,610
Ontario 75,332
Schuyler 108,163
Seneca 109,934
Steuben 92,957
Wayne 103,877
Yates 116,216

Source:  Centers for Medicare and Medicaid 2013 Skilled Nursing Facility Cost Reports