Communicable Disease Indicators - Lewis County

2011-2013

Indicator Data Links 3 Year Total County Rate NYS Rate Sig.Dif. NYS Rate exc NYC Sig.Dif. County Ranking
Group
Pneumonia/flu hospitalization rate (aged 65 years and older) per 10,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 173 135.6 112.6 Yes 121.9 No 2nd
Pertussis incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1 1.2* 8.8 Yes 12.9 Yes 1st
Mumps incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 0 0.0* 0.2 Yes 0.1 Yes 2nd
Meningococcal incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 0 0.0* 0.2 Yes 0.2 Yes 1st
H. influenza incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 0 0.0* 1.7 Yes 1.7 Yes 1st
Hepatitis A incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 0 0.0* 0.7 Yes 0.5 Yes 1st
Acute hepatitis B incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 0 0.0* 0.6 Yes 0.5 Yes 1st
Tuberculosis incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 0 0.0* 4.5 Yes 1.9 Yes 1st
E. coli O157 incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 3 3.7* 0.6 Yes 0.8 No 4th
Salmonella incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 21 25.8 12.9 Yes 12.2 Yes 4th
Shigella incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 7 8.6* 4.8 No 4.4 No 4th
Lyme disease incidence rate per 100,000# (Table) (Map) 16 19.6 36.6 Yes 57.8 Yes 2nd
% of adults aged 65 years and older with flu shot in last year (2013-2014) (Table) (Map) N/A 70.0 72.4 No 77.1 No 3rd
% of adults aged 65 years and older who ever received pneumonia shot (2013-2014) (Table) (Map) N/A 62.0 65.1 No 70.7 No 4th

N/A: Data not available

*: Fewer than 10 events in the numerator, therefore the rate is unstable

#: A sample of investigated positive laboratory results was used to extrapolate the total cases for several counties. See: Technical Notes