Communicable Disease Indicators - Bronx County

2010-2012

Indicator Data Links 3 Year Total County Rate NYS Rate Sig.Dif. NYC Rate Sig.Dif. County Ranking
Group
Pneumonia/flu hospitalization rate (aged 65 years and older) per 10,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 5,226 116.3 116.8 No 101.5 Yes 2nd
Pertussis incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 117 2.8 8.8 Yes 3.2 No 1st
Mumps incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 8 0.2* 2.7 Yes 3.7 Yes 3rd
Meningococcal incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 20 0.5 0.2 Yes 0.3 No 4th
H. influenza incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 91 2.2 1.7 No 1.7 No 4th
Hepatitis A incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 16 0.4 0.6 No 0.8 Yes 3rd
Acute hepatitis B incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 40 1.0 0.7 No 0.9 No 4th
Tuberculosis incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 318 7.6 4.7 Yes 8.3 No 4th
E. coli O157 incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 11 0.3 0.6 Yes 0.3 No 2nd
Salmonella incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 722 17.2 13.5 Yes 14.6 Yes 4th
Shigella incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 135 3.2 4.7 Yes 5.3 Yes 3rd
Lyme disease incidence rate per 100,000# (Table) (Map) 128 3.1 34.6 Yes 8.1 Yes 1st
% of adults aged 65 years and older with flu shot in last year (2008-2009) (Table) (Map) N/A 58.6 75.2 Yes 76.0 Yes 4th
% of adults aged 65 years and older who ever received pneumonia shot (2008-2009) (Table) (Map) N/A 48.3 64.7 Yes 56.2 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

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