Child and Adolescent Health Indicators - Suffolk 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) 31 15.6 19.7 No 21.0 No 2nd
Aged 5-9 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 24 8.7 10.0 No 9.2 No 2nd
Aged 10-14 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 32 10.5 11.7 No 11.1 No 2nd
Aged 5-14 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 56 9.7 10.9 No 10.2 No 2nd
Aged 15-19 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 111 35.3 30.5 No 32.0 No 3rd
Asthma hospitalization rate per 10,000
Aged 0-4 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 975 39.7 49.3 Yes 29.3 Yes 4th
Aged 5-14 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 848 14.6 21.7 Yes 11.1 Yes 4th
Aged 0-17 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,918 18.8 27.0 Yes 14.3 Yes 4th
Gastroenteritis hospitalization rate per 10,000 (aged 0-4 years) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 217 8.8 9.6 No 7.6 No 3rd
Otitis media hospitalization rate per 10,000 (aged 0-4 years) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 56 2.3 2.1 No 1.5 Yes 4th
Pneumonia hospitalization rate per 10,000 (aged 0-4 years) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 750 30.5 34.4 Yes 27.1 Yes 3rd
% of children born in 2011 with a lead screening aged 0-8 months (2011-2014) (Table) (Map) 484 3.0 3.9 Yes 4.9 Yes 2nd
% of children born in 2011 with a lead screening - aged 9-17 months (2011-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 8,399 52.4 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) 9,158 57.1 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) 5,969 37.2 56.3 Yes 45.8 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) 104 1.3 5.1 Yes 9.4 Yes 1st
% of children with recommended number of well child visits in government sponsored insurance programs (2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 45,896 73.6 72.4 Yes 70.2 Yes 2nd
% of children aged 0-15 months with recommended number of well child visits in government sponsored insurance programs (2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 3,904 87.1 80.8 Yes 84.3 No 2nd
% of children aged 3-6 years with recommended number of well child visits in government sponsored insurance programs (2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 17,714 84.6 84.2 No 81.4 Yes 2nd
% of children aged 12-21 years with recommended number of well child visits in government sponsored insurance programs (2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 24,278 65.7 64.9 No 62.0 Yes 2nd

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

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