Communicable Disease Indicators - Kings County

2012-2014

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) 8,149 87.7 103.5 Yes 89.9 Yes 1st
Pertussis incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 153 2.0 8.4 Yes 2.4 Yes 1st
Mumps incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 28 0.4 0.3 No 0.7 Yes 4th
Meningococcal incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 23 0.3 0.2 No 0.2 No 4th
H. influenza incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 84 1.1 1.5 Yes 1.4 No 2nd
Hepatitis A incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 53 0.7 0.6 No 0.7 No 4th
Acute hepatitis B incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 51 0.7 0.6 No 0.8 No 4th
Tuberculosis incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 579 7.4 4.3 Yes 7.5 No 4th
E. coli O157 incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 11 0.1 0.5 Yes 0.2 No 2nd
Salmonella incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,117 14.4 12.4 Yes 13.1 Yes 4th
Shigella incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 578 7.4 4.6 Yes 5.2 Yes 4th
Lyme disease incidence rate per 100,000# (Table) (Map) 655 8.4 34.2 Yes 8.5 No 1st
% of adults aged 65 years and older with flu shot in last year (2013-2014) (Table) (Map) N/A 55.9 72.4 Yes 59.2 No 4th
% of adults aged 65 years and older who ever received pneumonia shot (2013-2014) (Table) (Map) N/A 44.6 65.1 Yes 53.8 No 4th

N/A: Data not available

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