Communicable Disease Indicators - Putnam County

2012-2014

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) 433 101.6 103.5 No 111.8 Yes 2nd
Pertussis incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 75 25.1 8.4 Yes 12.9 Yes 4th
Mumps incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 0 0.0* 0.3 Yes 0.1 Yes 2nd
Meningococcal incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 0 0.0* 0.2 Yes 0.2 Yes 2nd
H. influenza incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2 0.7* 1.5 No 1.6 No 1st
Hepatitis A incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2 0.7* 0.6 No 0.5 No 3rd
Acute hepatitis B incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 0 0.0* 0.6 Yes 0.4 Yes 2nd
Tuberculosis incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2 0.7* 4.3 Yes 1.9 No 2nd
E. coli O157 incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1 0.3* 0.5 No 0.7 No 2nd
Salmonella incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 44 14.7 12.4 No 11.9 No 4th
Shigella incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 5 1.7* 4.6 Yes 4.1 No 3rd
Lyme disease incidence rate per 100,000# (Table) (Map) 859 287.5 34.2 Yes 53.4 Yes 4th
% of adults aged 65 years and older with flu shot in last year (2013-2014) (Table) (Map) N/A 74.8 72.4 No 77.1 No 2nd
% of adults aged 65 years and older who ever received pneumonia shot (2013-2014) (Table) (Map) N/A 70.6 65.1 No 70.7 No 3rd

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