Child and Adolescent Health Indicators - Schenectady County

2009-2011

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) 5 22.7* 19.5 No 21.2 No 3rd
Aged 5-9 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 4 14.1* 10.2 No 10.0 No 3rd
Aged 10-14 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 5 16.9* 12.1 No 12.4 No 3rd
Aged 5-14 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 9 15.6* 11.2 No 11.2 No 3rd
Aged 15-19 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 14 42.9 37.9 No 38.5 No 3rd
Asthma hospitalization rate per 10,000
Aged 0-4 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 117 42.2 56.8 Yes 35.0 No 4th
Aged 5-14 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 52 9.0 20.8 Yes 11.3 No 3rd
Aged 0-17 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 175 16.6 28.3 Yes 15.9 No 3rd
Gastroenteritis hospitalization rate per 10,000 (aged 0-4 years) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 37 13.4 13.8 No 10.1 No 3rd
Otitis media hospitalization rate per 10,000 (aged 0-4 years) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 10 3.6 3.2 No 2.7 No 4th
Pneumonia hospitalization rate per 10,000 (aged 0-4 years) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 60 21.7 45.1 Yes 36.9 Yes 1st
% of children born in 2008 with a lead screening by 9 months (Table) (Trend) (Map) 42 2.3 6.3 Yes 2.9 No 2nd
% of children born in 2008 with a lead screening between 9 months to less than 18 months (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,214 67.4 70.5 No 65.8 No 2nd
% of children born in 2008 with at least two lead screenings by 36 months (Table) (Trend) (Map) 727 40.3 54.7 Yes 46.8 Yes 3rd
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) 78 9.7 4.9 Yes 7.5 No 3rd

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

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