Child and Adolescent Health Indicators - Westchester 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) 23 16.4 19.5 No 21.2 No 2nd
Aged 5-9 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 20 10.5 10.2 No 10.0 No 3rd
Aged 10-14 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 13 6.6 12.1 No 12.4 No 1st
Aged 5-14 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 33 8.5 11.2 No 11.2 No 2nd
Aged 15-19 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 47 23.5 37.9 Yes 38.5 Yes 1st
Asthma hospitalization rate per 10,000
Aged 0-4 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 672 38.8 56.8 Yes 35.0 Yes 4th
Aged 5-14 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 448 11.6 20.8 Yes 11.3 No 3rd
Aged 0-17 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,168 17.1 28.3 Yes 15.9 Yes 4th
Gastroenteritis hospitalization rate per 10,000 (aged 0-4 years) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 98 5.7 13.8 Yes 10.1 Yes 1st
Otitis media hospitalization rate per 10,000 (aged 0-4 years) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 45 2.6 3.2 No 2.7 No 3rd
Pneumonia hospitalization rate per 10,000 (aged 0-4 years) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 612 35.3 45.1 Yes 36.9 No 3rd
% of children born in 2008 with a lead screening by 9 months (Table) (Trend) (Map) 710 6.2 6.3 No 2.9 Yes 1st
% of children born in 2008 with a lead screening between 9 months to less than 18 months (Table) (Trend) (Map) 8,722 75.7 70.5 Yes 65.8 Yes 1st
% of children born in 2008 with at least two lead screenings by 36 months (Table) (Trend) (Map) 6,948 60.3 54.7 Yes 46.8 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) 313 3.9 4.9 Yes 7.5 Yes 1st

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