Child and Adolescent Health Indicators - Essex County

2012-2014

Indicator Data Links 3 Year Total County Rate NYS Rate Sig.Dif. NYS Rate exc NYC Sig.Dif. County Ranking
Group
Childhood mortality rate per 100,000
Aged 1-4 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 0 0.0* 19.7 Yes 21.0 Yes 1st
Aged 5-9 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 0 0.0* 10.0 Yes 9.2 Yes 1st
Aged 10-14 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1 17.1* 11.7 No 11.1 No 3rd
Aged 5-14 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1 8.9* 10.9 No 10.2 No 2nd
Aged 15-19 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1 14.4* 30.5 No 32.0 No 1st
Asthma hospitalization rate per 10,000
Aged 0-4 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 6 12.1* 49.3 Yes 29.3 Yes 1st
Aged 5-14 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) s s 21.7 N/A 11.1 N/A N/A
Aged 0-17 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 8 3.9* 27.0 Yes 14.3 Yes 1st
Gastroenteritis hospitalization rate per 10,000 (aged 0-4 years) (Table) (Trend) (Map) s s 9.6 N/A 7.6 N/A N/A
Otitis media hospitalization rate per 10,000 (aged 0-4 years) (Table) (Trend) (Map) s s 2.1 N/A 1.5 N/A N/A
Pneumonia hospitalization rate per 10,000 (aged 0-4 years) (Table) (Trend) (Map) s s 34.4 N/A 27.1 N/A N/A
% of children born in 2011 with a lead screening aged 0-8 months (2011-2014) (Table) (Map) 3 1.0* 3.9 Yes 4.9 Yes 4th
% of children born in 2011 with a lead screening - aged 9-17 months (2011-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 122 38.9 64.3 Yes 53.7 Yes 3rd
% of children born in 2011 with a lead screening - aged 18-35 months (2011-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 139 44.3 73.6 Yes 72.2 Yes 4th
% of children born in 2011 with at least two lead screenings by 36 months (2011-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 81 25.8 56.3 Yes 45.8 Yes 4th
Incidence of confirmed high blood lead level (10 micrograms or higher per deciliter) - rate per 1,000 tested children aged <72 months (Table) (Trend) (Map) 8 7.5* 5.1 No 9.4 No 2nd
% of children with recommended number of well child visits in government sponsored insurance programs (2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 891 67.3 72.4 Yes 70.2 No 3rd
% of children aged 0-15 months with recommended number of well child visits in government sponsored insurance programs (2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 71 92.2 80.8 No 84.3 No 1st
% of children aged 3-6 years with recommended number of well child visits in government sponsored insurance programs (2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 412 86.2 84.2 No 81.4 No 1st
% of children aged 12-21 years with recommended number of well child visits in government sponsored insurance programs (2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 408 53.1 64.9 Yes 62.0 Yes 4th

*: Fewer than 10 events in the numerator, therefore the rate is unstable

s: Data do not meet reporting criteria

NOTE: Government sponsored insurance programs include Medicaid and Child Health Plus.

See technical notes for information about the indicators and data sources.