Table 3: Environmental Investigations Associated with Children with Elevated Blood Lead Levels (EBLLs) by County, 20061 New York State Excluding New York City

Local Health Department (LHD)/ District Office (DO) Number of dwellings investigated based on a child with BLL ≥ 20ug/dL Number of dwellings investigated based on a child with BLL between 10 ug/dL and 19 ug/dL2 Number of dwellings with lead hazards3 Number of dwellings with satisfied notice and demands3 Number of field visits4
Local Health Departments
Albany 30 0 25 23 384
Allegany 4 0 3 2 6
Broome 6 0 3 2 11
Cattaraugus 1 0 1 0 5
Cayuga 11 1 6 4 21
Chautauqua 7 6 7 4 18
Chemung 0 0 0 0 9
Chenango 2 0 1 0 1
Clinton 0 0 0 0 0
Columbia 11 5 9 2 14
Cortland 3 1 3 3 20
Dutchess 17 0 12 13 66
Erie 147 159 107 172 2,640
Genesee 3 1 1 0 6
Livingston 1 0 1 1 6
Madison 3 0 3 2 3
Monroe 159 95 138 120 1,271
Nassau 40 7 19 15 167
Niagara 10 0 9 9 25
Oneida 35 4 32 13 73
Onondaga 78 158 70 59 3,442
Orange 73 12 28 19 91
Orleans 7 0 5 3 12
Oswego 1 1 1 0 11
Putnam 0 0 0 0 0
Rensselaer 18 1 17 7 39
Rockland 12 2 10 1 24
Schenectady 17 5 17 15 62
Schoharie 0 0 0 0 0
Seneca 1 0 1 0 4
Suffolk 15 4 3 3 24
Tioga 1 0 0 0 1
Tompkins 1 4 1 0 10
Ulster 12 0 6 8 36
Westchester 86 0 70 16 903
Wyoming 2 1 0 0 2
District Offices
Canton District Office 1 0 1 4 4
Geneva District Office 5 0 3 4 12
Hornell District Office 4 1 3 2 14
Monticello District Office 1 0 1 1 2
Oneonta District Office 8 1 7 4 21
Saranac Lake District Office 0 0 0 5 5
Glens Falls District Office 13 0 9 5 51
Watertown District Office 6 0 4 1 8
Herkimer District Office 19 5 19 12 84
Total 871 474 656 554 9,608

Footnotes

  1. Environmental investigation data based on reports from LHD and DO's. Referral data may vary from BLL surveillance registry data due to differences in data collection and referral processes.
  2. Not mandatory according to local protocol
  3. May include either/or a child with a ≥ 20 and/or 10-19 ug/dl
  4. Estimated field visits

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