Injury Indicators - Herkimer County

2009-2011

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) 22 11.5 7.5 No 9.0 No 3rd
Age-adjusted (Table) (Trend) (Map) 22 10.7 7.2 Yes 8.6 Yes 3rd
Aged 15-19 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 0 0.0* 5.0 Yes 6.0 Yes 1st
Self-inflicted injury hospitalization rate per 10,000
Crude (Table) (Trend) (Map) 182 9.5 5.3 Yes 6.4 Yes 3rd
Age-adjusted (Table) (Trend) (Map) 182 10.3 5.3 Yes 6.5 Yes 4th
Aged 15-19 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 14 10.2 10.1 No 11.6 No 2nd
Homicide mortality rate per 100,000
Crude (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2 1.0* 4.3 Yes 2.9 No 2nd
Age-adjusted (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2 1.1* 4.3 Yes 3.0 Yes 2nd
Assault hospitalization rate per 10,000
Crude (Table) (Trend) (Map) 21 1.1 4.5 Yes 2.6 Yes 2nd
Age-adjusted (Table) (Trend) (Map) 21 1.1 4.5 Yes 2.7 Yes 1st
Unintentional injury mortality rate per 100,000
Crude (Table) (Trend) (Map) 57 29.9 24.4 No 29.4 No 2nd
Age-adjusted (Table) (Trend) (Map) 57 25.2 22.7 Yes 26.9 Yes 2nd
Unintentional injury hospitalization rate per 10,000
Crude (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,719 90.0 69.0 Yes 72.3 Yes 4th
Age-adjusted (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,719 73.4 64.0 Yes 64.1 Yes 4th
Aged less than 10 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 46 21.2 25.8 No 21.7 No 3rd
Aged 10-14 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 19 15.6 19.8 No 17.8 No 2nd
Aged 15-24 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 95 37.5 30.7 No 31.8 No 3rd
Aged 25-64 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 520 52.1 46.7 Yes 46.4 Yes 3rd
Aged 65 years and older (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,039 326.0 259.3 Yes 272.3 Yes 4th
Falls hospitalization rate per 10,000
Crude (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,013 53.1 39.8 Yes 42.9 Yes 4th
Age-adjusted (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,013 39.8 35.9 Yes 36.1 Yes 4th
Aged less than 10 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 19 8.8 9.8 No 8.2 No 3rd
Aged 10-14 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 7 5.7* 6.8 No 5.7 No 3rd
Aged 15-24 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 13 5.1 6.6 No 6.0 No 2nd
Aged 25-64 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 209 20.9 18.8 No 18.8 No 4th
Aged 65-74 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 161 98.5 77.3 Yes 77.6 Yes 4th
Aged 75-84 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 284 271.5 226.0 Yes 235.7 Yes 4th
Aged 85 years and older (Table) (Trend) (Map) 320 632.3 570.6 No 607.9 No 4th
Poisoning hospitalization rate per 10,000
Crude (Table) (Trend) (Map) 338 17.7 10.7 Yes 10.6 Yes 4th
Age-adjusted (Table) (Trend) (Map) 338 17.0 10.4 Yes 10.6 Yes 4th
Motor vehicle mortality rate per 100,000
Crude (Table) (Trend) (Map) 26 13.6 6.2 Yes 8.3 Yes 4th
Age-adjusted (Table) (Trend) (Map) 26 13.0 6.0 Yes 8.0 Yes 4th
Non-motor vehicle mortality rate per 100,000
Crude (Table) (Trend) (Map) 31 16.2 18.2 No 21.2 No 1st
Age-adjusted (Table) (Trend) (Map) 31 12.3 16.8 Yes 18.9 Yes 1st
Traumatic brain injury hospitalization rate per 10,000
Crude (Table) (Trend) (Map) 183 9.6 9.9 No 10.1 No 3rd
Age-adjusted (Table) (Trend) (Map) 183 8.5 9.4 No 9.3 No 3rd
Alcohol related motor vehicle injuries and deaths per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 87 45.6 34.8 Yes 47.8 No 2nd

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

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