Cardiovascular Disease 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
Cardiovascular disease mortality rate per 100,000
Crude (Table) (Trend) (Map) 7,821 271.0 272.5 No 297.4 Yes 2nd
Age-adjusted (Table) (Trend) (Map) 7,821 198.5 228.0 Yes 228.2 Yes 1st
Premature death (aged 35-64 years) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 934 77.9 99.0 Yes 96.8 Yes 1st
Pretransport mortality (Table) (Trend) (Map) 4,021 139.3 146.7 Yes 162.3 Yes 2nd
Cardiovascular disease hospitalization rate per 10,000
Crude (Table) (Trend) (Map) 44,821 155.3 163.6 Yes 165.9 Yes 2nd
Age-adjusted (Table) (Trend) (Map) 44,821 126.0 143.5 Yes 136.0 Yes 2nd
Disease of the heart mortality rate per 100,000
Crude (Table) (Trend) (Map) 6,317 218.9 222.1 No 238.7 Yes 2nd
Age-adjusted (Table) (Trend) (Map) 6,317 159.4 185.4 Yes 182.8 Yes 1st
Premature death (aged 35-64 years) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 737 61.5 80.6 Yes 79.9 Yes 1st
Pretransport mortality (Table) (Trend) (Map) 3,437 119.1 126.3 Yes 134.7 Yes 2nd
Disease of the heart hospitalization rate per 10,000
Crude (Table) (Trend) (Map) 30,108 104.3 108.5 Yes 111.9 Yes 2nd
Age-adjusted (Table) (Trend) (Map) 30,108 84.2 94.9 Yes 91.4 Yes 2nd
Coronary heart disease mortality rate per 100,000
Crude (Table) (Trend) (Map) 4,657 161.3 175.1 Yes 171.8 Yes 3rd
Age-adjusted (Table) (Trend) (Map) 4,657 117.4 146.2 Yes 131.5 Yes 2nd
Premature death (aged 35-64 years) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 501 41.8 65.5 Yes 60.7 Yes 1st
Pretransport mortality (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2,724 94.4 103.6 Yes 100.0 Yes 2nd
Coronary heart disease hospitalization rate per 10,000
Crude (Table) (Trend) (Map) 11,351 39.3 40.0 No 39.9 No 2nd
Age-adjusted (Table) (Trend) (Map) 11,351 32.0 34.8 Yes 32.5 No 3rd
Heart attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction) hospitalization rate per 10,000
Crude (Table) (Trend) (Map) 4,722 16.4 17.1 Yes 19.4 Yes 2nd
Age-adjusted (Table) (Trend) (Map) 4,722 13.1 14.8 Yes 15.7 Yes 1st
Heart attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction) mortality rate per 100,000
Crude (Table) (Trend) (Map) 958 33.2 37.3 Yes 45.0 Yes 1st
Age-adjusted (Table) (Trend) (Map) 958 24.3 31.3 Yes 34.8 Yes 1st
Congestive heart failure mortality rate per 100,000
Crude (Table) (Trend) (Map) 504 17.5 14.7 Yes 21.6 Yes 2nd
Age-adjusted (Table) (Trend) (Map) 504 12.1 12.0 No 16.1 Yes 2nd
Premature death (aged 35-64 years) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 11 0.9 1.9 Yes 2.3 Yes 2nd
Pretransport mortality (Table) (Trend) (Map) 234 8.1 8.0 No 12.4 Yes 2nd
Congestive heart failure hospitalization rate per 10,000
Crude (Table) (Trend) (Map) 7,981 27.7 28.8 Yes 29.3 Yes 2nd
Age-adjusted (Table) (Trend) (Map) 7,981 21.4 24.9 Yes 23.4 Yes 2nd
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) mortality rate per 100,000
Crude (Table) (Trend) (Map) 927 32.1 30.9 No 38.5 Yes 1st
Age-adjusted (Table) (Trend) (Map) 927 24.1 26.2 Yes 29.8 Yes 1st
Premature death (aged 35-64 years) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 106 8.8 10.5 No 10.1 No 2nd
Pretransport mortality (Table) (Trend) (Map) 321 11.1 11.5 No 17.0 Yes 1st
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) hospitalization rate per 10,000
Crude (Table) (Trend) (Map) 7,538 26.1 26.9 Yes 28.9 Yes 2nd
Age-adjusted (Table) (Trend) (Map) 7,538 21.1 23.5 Yes 23.6 Yes 2nd
Hypertension hospitalization rate per 10,000 (aged 18 years and older) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,276 5.8 7.4 Yes 5.0 Yes 4th
Hypertension hospitalization rate per 10,000 (any diagnosis) (aged 18 years and older) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 119,429 540.2 562.1 Yes 560.8 Yes 2nd
Hypertension emergency department visit rate per 10,000 (aged 18 years and older) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 5,590 25.3 32.9 Yes 24.9 No 3rd
Hypertension emergency department visit rate per 10,000 (any diagnosis) (aged 18 years and older) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 134,992 610.6 896.6 Yes 927.7 Yes 1st
Chronic kidney disease hospitalization rate per 10,000 (any diagnosis)
Crude (Table) (Trend) (Map) 29,706 102.9 117.7 Yes 117.1 Yes 2nd
Age-adjusted (Table) (Trend) (Map) 29,706 82.6 103.0 Yes 95.3 Yes 2nd
Chronic kidney disease emergency department visit rate per 10,000 (any diagnosis)
Crude (Table) (Trend) (Map) 27,223 94.3 115.3 Yes 116.8 Yes 2nd
Age-adjusted (Table) (Trend) (Map) 27,223 75.5 101.0 Yes 95.4 Yes 2nd
Age-adjusted % of adults with physician diagnosed angina, heart attack or stroke # (2008-2009) (Table) (Map) N/A 5.2 7.6 No 7.2 No 1st
Age-adjusted % of adults with cholesterol checked in the last 5 years # (2013-2014) (Table) (Map) N/A 86.5 83.4 No 83.2 No 1st
Age-adjusted % of adults ever told they have high blood pressure (2013-2014) (Table) (Map) N/A 23.0 27.3 No 27.8 Yes 1st

N/A: Data not available

#: Data not available for NYC counties

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