Child and Adolescent Health Indicators - Schenectady 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) 8 36.6* 19.7 No 21.0 No 4th
Aged 5-9 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 8 28.4* 10.0 Yes 9.2 Yes 4th
Aged 10-14 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 7 24.0* 11.7 No 11.1 No 4th
Aged 5-14 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 15 26.2 10.9 Yes 10.2 Yes 4th
Aged 15-19 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 9 28.6* 30.5 No 32.0 No 2nd
Asthma hospitalization rate per 10,000
Aged 0-4 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 50 18.2 49.3 Yes 29.3 Yes 2nd
Aged 5-14 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 45 7.9 21.7 Yes 11.1 Yes 3rd
Aged 0-17 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 102 9.9 27.0 Yes 14.3 Yes 3rd
Gastroenteritis hospitalization rate per 10,000 (aged 0-4 years) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 14 5.1 9.6 Yes 7.6 No 1st
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) 45 16.4 34.4 Yes 27.1 Yes 1st
% of children born in 2011 with a lead screening aged 0-8 months (2011-2014) (Table) (Map) 63 3.6 3.9 No 4.9 Yes 2nd
% of children born in 2011 with a lead screening - aged 9-17 months (2011-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,055 59.8 64.3 Yes 53.7 Yes 2nd
% of children born in 2011 with a lead screening - aged 18-35 months (2011-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,253 71.0 73.6 No 72.2 No 2nd
% of children born in 2011 with at least two lead screenings by 36 months (2011-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 806 45.7 56.3 Yes 45.8 No 2nd
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) 148 17.6 5.1 Yes 9.4 Yes 4th
% of children with recommended number of well child visits in government sponsored insurance programs (2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 5,412 67.0 72.4 Yes 70.2 Yes 3rd
% of children aged 0-15 months with recommended number of well child visits in government sponsored insurance programs (2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 465 84.9 80.8 No 84.3 No 3rd
% of children aged 3-6 years with recommended number of well child visits in government sponsored insurance programs (2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2,106 77.3 84.2 Yes 81.4 Yes 3rd
% of children aged 12-21 years with recommended number of well child visits in government sponsored insurance programs (2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2,841 59.1 64.9 Yes 62.0 Yes 3rd

*: 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.