Child and Adolescent Health Indicators - Bronx County

2012-2014

Indicator Data Links 3 Year Total County Rate NYS Rate Sig.Dif. NYC Rate Sig.Dif. County Ranking
Group
Childhood mortality rate per 100,000
Aged 1-4 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 55 21.2 19.7 No 18.2 No 3rd
Aged 5-9 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 46 15.4 10.0 Yes 11.2 No 4th
Aged 10-14 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 39 13.2 11.7 No 12.7 No 3rd
Aged 5-14 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 85 14.3 10.9 No 11.9 No 3rd
Aged 15-19 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 102 32.9 30.5 No 28.2 No 2nd
Asthma hospitalization rate per 10,000
Aged 0-4 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 4,761 146.6 49.3 Yes 71.6 Yes 4th
Aged 5-14 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 4,380 73.7 21.7 Yes 37.2 Yes 4th
Aged 0-17 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 9,620 87.4 27.0 Yes 44.4 Yes 4th
Gastroenteritis hospitalization rate per 10,000 (aged 0-4 years) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 452 13.9 9.6 Yes 11.8 Yes 4th
Otitis media hospitalization rate per 10,000 (aged 0-4 years) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 106 3.3 2.1 Yes 2.8 No 4th
Pneumonia hospitalization rate per 10,000 (aged 0-4 years) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2,063 63.5 34.4 Yes 42.6 Yes 4th
% of children born in 2011 with a lead screening aged 0-8 months (2011-2014) (Table) (Map) 584 2.7 3.9 Yes 2.9 Yes 2nd
% of children born in 2011 with a lead screening - aged 9-17 months (2011-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 17,969 82.8 64.3 Yes 75.2 Yes 1st
% of children born in 2011 with a lead screening - aged 18-35 months (2011-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 18,574 85.6 73.6 Yes 75.0 Yes 1st
% of children born in 2011 with at least two lead screenings by 36 months (2011-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 17,156 79.1 56.3 Yes 67.1 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) 413 2.1 5.1 Yes 2.2 No 1st
% of children with recommended number of well child visits in government sponsored insurance programs (2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 110,484 72.3 72.4 No 74.0 Yes 2nd
% of children aged 0-15 months with recommended number of well child visits in government sponsored insurance programs (2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 8,410 81.1 80.8 No 78.4 Yes 4th
% of children aged 3-6 years with recommended number of well child visits in government sponsored insurance programs (2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 40,406 85.5 84.2 Yes 86.5 Yes 1st
% of children aged 12-21 years with recommended number of well child visits in government sponsored insurance programs (2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 61,668 64.7 64.9 No 67.0 Yes 2nd

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

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