Injury Indicators - Herkimer County

2012-2014

Indicator Data Links 3 Year Total County Rate NYS Rate Sig.Dif. NYS Rate exc NYC Sig.Dif. County Ranking
Group
Suicide mortality rate per 100,000
Crude (Table) (Trend) (Map) 27 14.0 8.4 Yes 10.1 No 3rd
Age-adjusted (Table) (Trend) (Map) 27 13.1 7.9 Yes 9.5 Yes 3rd
Aged 15-19 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1 7.8* 5.1 No 5.9 No 3rd
Self-inflicted injury hospitalization rate per 10,000
Crude (Table) (Trend) (Map) 191 9.9 5.7 Yes 6.6 Yes 4th
Age-adjusted (Table) (Trend) (Map) 191 11.3 5.7 Yes 6.8 Yes 4th
Aged 15-19 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 11 8.5 11.9 No 12.9 No 1st
Homicide mortality rate per 100,000
Crude (Table) (Trend) (Map) 4 2.1* 3.4 No 2.7 No 3rd
Age-adjusted (Table) (Trend) (Map) 4 1.4* 3.4 Yes 2.8 Yes 2nd
Assault hospitalization rate per 10,000
Crude (Table) (Trend) (Map) 24 1.2 3.8 Yes 2.4 Yes 2nd
Age-adjusted (Table) (Trend) (Map) 24 1.4 3.8 Yes 2.5 Yes 2nd
Unintentional injury mortality rate per 100,000
Crude (Table) (Trend) (Map) 60 31.2 28.1 No 34.4 No 2nd
Age-adjusted (Table) (Trend) (Map) 60 25.3 25.9 No 31.1 Yes 1st
Unintentional injury hospitalization rate per 10,000
Crude (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,440 74.8 67.0 Yes 69.8 Yes 4th
Age-adjusted (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,440 58.4 60.6 No 60.0 No 3rd
Aged less than 10 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 24 11.2 22.6 Yes 19.1 Yes 1st
Aged 10-14 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 14 11.8 16.7 No 14.8 No 2nd
Aged 15-24 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 77 30.5 27.3 No 27.6 No 3rd
Aged 25-64 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 436 44.2 45.1 No 44.7 No 3rd
Aged 65 years and older (Table) (Trend) (Map) 889 251.4 244.6 No 251.9 No 4th
Falls hospitalization rate per 10,000
Crude (Table) (Trend) (Map) 865 45.0 38.9 Yes 41.7 Yes 4th
Age-adjusted (Table) (Trend) (Map) 865 31.9 34.0 No 33.8 No 3rd
Aged less than 10 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 12 5.6 8.5 No 7.0 No 2nd
Aged 10-14 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) s s 5.6 N/A 4.6 N/A N/A
Aged 15-24 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 16 6.3 5.5 No 5.0 No 4th
Aged 25-64 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 172 17.5 18.1 No 18.0 No 3rd
Aged 65-74 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 130 68.7 74.1 No 73.3 No 2nd
Aged 75-84 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 248 227.2 215.9 No 223.0 No 4th
Aged 85 years and older (Table) (Trend) (Map) 285 516.0 546.6 No 572.0 No 2nd
Poisoning hospitalization rate per 10,000
Crude (Table) (Trend) (Map) 282 14.7 10.7 Yes 10.5 Yes 4th
Age-adjusted (Table) (Trend) (Map) 282 15.1 10.4 Yes 10.4 Yes 4th
Motor vehicle mortality rate per 100,000
Crude (Table) (Trend) (Map) 22 11.4 6.0 Yes 7.8 No 3rd
Age-adjusted (Table) (Trend) (Map) 22 11.6 5.7 Yes 7.5 Yes 3rd
Non-motor vehicle mortality rate per 100,000
Crude (Table) (Trend) (Map) 38 19.7 22.1 No 26.6 No 1st
Age-adjusted (Table) (Trend) (Map) 38 13.7 20.2 Yes 23.6 Yes 1st
Traumatic brain injury hospitalization rate per 10,000
Crude (Table) (Trend) (Map) 144 7.5 9.9 Yes 10.0 Yes 2nd
Age-adjusted (Table) (Trend) (Map) 144 6.3 9.2 Yes 8.9 Yes 2nd
Alcohol related motor vehicle injuries and deaths per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 106 55.1 32.2 Yes 42.5 Yes 3rd

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

s: Data do not meet reporting criteria

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