Child and Adolescent Health Indicators - Schenectady County

2011-2013

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 36.8* 20.0 No 21.1 No 4th
Aged 5-9 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 6 21.2* 10.1 No 9.7 No 4th
Aged 10-14 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 6 20.5* 11.9 No 11.8 No 4th
Aged 5-14 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 12 20.9 11.0 No 10.8 No 4th
Aged 15-19 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 8 25.1* 33.4 No 35.2 No 1st
Asthma hospitalization rate per 10,000
Aged 0-4 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 69 25.4 50.5 Yes 30.2 No 3rd
Aged 5-14 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 47 8.2 20.5 Yes 10.4 No 3rd
Aged 0-17 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 123 11.9 26.6 Yes 14.2 Yes 3rd
Gastroenteritis hospitalization rate per 10,000 (aged 0-4 years) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 22 8.1 11.3 No 8.6 No 2nd
Otitis media hospitalization rate per 10,000 (aged 0-4 years) (Table) (Trend) (Map) s s 2.5 N/A 2.0 N/A N/A
Pneumonia hospitalization rate per 10,000 (aged 0-4 years) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 50 18.4 39.4 Yes 31.3 Yes 1st
% of children born in 2010 with a lead screening aged 0-8 months (2010-2013) (Table) (Map) 27 1.5 3.5 Yes 4.2 Yes 4th
% of children born in 2010 with a lead screening - aged 9-17 months (2010-2013) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,071 58.3 65.0 Yes 53.5 Yes 2nd
% of children born in 2010 with a lead screening - aged 18-35 months (2010-2013) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 899 48.9 65.6 Yes 55.7 Yes 2nd
% of children born in 2010 with at least two lead screenings by 36 months (2010-2013) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 694 37.8 55.1 Yes 42.1 Yes 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) 109 13.1 4.9 Yes 8.8 Yes 3rd
% of children with recommended number of well child visits in government sponsored insurance programs (2013) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 5,149 65.5 71.6 Yes 70.3 Yes 3rd
% of children aged 0-15 months with recommended number of well child visits in government sponsored insurance programs (2013) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 431 91.1 82.2 Yes 85.4 No 2nd
% of children aged 3-6 years with recommended number of well child visits in government sponsored insurance programs (2013) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,906 75.0 83.1 Yes 81.2 Yes 4th
% of children aged 12-21 years with recommended number of well child visits in government sponsored insurance programs (2013) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2,812 58.1 63.8 Yes 61.9 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.