Communicable Disease Indicators - Washington 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) 361 116.4 112.6 No 121.9 No 2nd
Pertussis incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2 1.1* 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) 2 1.1* 0.2 No 0.2 No 4th
H. influenza incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2 1.1* 1.7 No 1.7 No 2nd
Hepatitis A incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1 0.5* 0.7 No 0.5 No 3rd
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) 1 0.5* 4.5 Yes 1.9 No 2nd
E. coli O157 incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 4 2.1* 0.6 No 0.8 No 4th
Salmonella incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 22 11.6 12.9 No 12.2 No 2nd
Shigella incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1 0.5* 4.8 Yes 4.4 Yes 1st
Lyme disease incidence rate per 100,000# (Table) (Map) 527 278.6 36.6 Yes 57.8 Yes 4th
% of adults aged 65 years and older with flu shot in last year (2013-2014) (Table) (Map) N/A 74.7 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 81.2 65.1 Yes 70.7 Yes 1st

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