Child and Adolescent Health Indicators - Westchester 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) 15 11.0 20.0 Yes 21.1 Yes 1st
Aged 5-9 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 25 13.3 10.1 No 9.7 No 3rd
Aged 10-14 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 12 6.1 11.9 Yes 11.8 No 1st
Aged 5-14 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 37 9.6 11.0 No 10.8 No 2nd
Aged 15-19 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 59 29.0 33.4 No 35.2 No 2nd
Asthma hospitalization rate per 10,000
Aged 0-4 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 693 41.2 50.5 Yes 30.2 Yes 4th
Aged 5-14 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 449 11.7 20.5 Yes 10.4 Yes 4th
Aged 0-17 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,194 17.7 26.6 Yes 14.2 Yes 4th
Gastroenteritis hospitalization rate per 10,000 (aged 0-4 years) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 75 4.5 11.3 Yes 8.6 Yes 1st
Otitis media hospitalization rate per 10,000 (aged 0-4 years) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 32 1.9 2.5 No 2.0 No 3rd
Pneumonia hospitalization rate per 10,000 (aged 0-4 years) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 595 35.4 39.4 Yes 31.3 Yes 3rd
% of children born in 2010 with a lead screening aged 0-8 months (2010-2013) (Table) (Map) 1,202 10.8 3.5 Yes 4.2 Yes 1st
% of children born in 2010 with a lead screening - aged 9-17 months (2010-2013) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 7,493 67.5 65.0 Yes 53.5 Yes 1st
% of children born in 2010 with a lead screening - aged 18-35 months (2010-2013) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 9,699 87.3 65.6 Yes 55.7 Yes 1st
% of children born in 2010 with at least two lead screenings by 36 months (2010-2013) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 7,449 67.1 55.1 Yes 42.1 Yes 1st
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) 343 4.3 4.9 Yes 8.8 Yes 1st
% of children with recommended number of well child visits in government sponsored insurance programs (2013) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 26,696 71.5 71.6 No 70.3 Yes 2nd
% of children aged 0-15 months with recommended number of well child visits in government sponsored insurance programs (2013) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2,042 85.4 82.2 No 85.4 No 3rd
% of children aged 3-6 years with recommended number of well child visits in government sponsored insurance programs (2013) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 10,967 83.5 83.1 No 81.2 Yes 2nd
% of children aged 12-21 years with recommended number of well child visits in government sponsored insurance programs (2013) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 13,687 62.7 63.8 Yes 61.9 No 2nd

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

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