Injury Indicators - Herkimer County

2011-2013

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) 20 10.4 8.4 No 10.1 No 2nd
Age-adjusted (Table) (Trend) (Map) 20 9.8 8.0 Yes 9.6 No 2nd
Aged 15-19 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 0 0.0* 5.4 Yes 6.3 Yes 1st
Self-inflicted injury hospitalization rate per 10,000
Crude (Table) (Trend) (Map) 196 10.2 5.8 Yes 6.8 Yes 4th
Age-adjusted (Table) (Trend) (Map) 196 11.6 5.8 Yes 7.0 Yes 4th
Aged 15-19 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 8 6.0* 11.3 No 12.5 Yes 1st
Homicide mortality rate per 100,000
Crude (Table) (Trend) (Map) 6 3.1* 3.7 No 2.7 No 3rd
Age-adjusted (Table) (Trend) (Map) 6 2.5* 3.7 Yes 2.8 Yes 3rd
Assault hospitalization rate per 10,000
Crude (Table) (Trend) (Map) 26 1.3 4.1 Yes 2.5 Yes 2nd
Age-adjusted (Table) (Trend) (Map) 26 1.4 4.1 Yes 2.7 Yes 2nd
Unintentional injury mortality rate per 100,000
Crude (Table) (Trend) (Map) 55 28.5 27.7 No 34.0 No 1st
Age-adjusted (Table) (Trend) (Map) 55 23.2 25.6 Yes 30.8 Yes 1st
Unintentional injury hospitalization rate per 10,000
Crude (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,527 79.2 68.3 Yes 71.6 Yes 4th
Age-adjusted (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,527 62.6 62.2 No 62.2 No 3rd
Aged less than 10 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 29 13.5 23.6 Yes 20.4 Yes 1st
Aged 10-14 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 9 7.5* 18.0 Yes 16.0 Yes 1st
Aged 15-24 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 88 34.3 28.7 No 29.7 No 3rd
Aged 25-64 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 484 48.6 46.0 No 45.8 No 3rd
Aged 65 years and older (Table) (Trend) (Map) 917 268.9 252.3 No 262.9 No 4th
Falls hospitalization rate per 10,000
Crude (Table) (Trend) (Map) 885 45.9 39.4 Yes 42.5 Yes 4th
Age-adjusted (Table) (Trend) (Map) 885 33.0 34.7 No 34.9 No 3rd
Aged less than 10 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 14 6.5 8.9 No 7.5 No 2nd
Aged 10-14 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) s s 6.1 N/A 5.0 N/A N/A
Aged 15-24 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 10 3.9 5.7 No 5.2 No 2nd
Aged 25-64 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 191 19.2 18.4 No 18.4 No 3rd
Aged 65-74 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 136 76.1 75.2 No 75.2 No 3rd
Aged 75-84 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 249 231.1 220.3 No 229.4 No 3rd
Aged 85 years and older (Table) (Trend) (Map) 283 517.7 560.2 No 590.7 Yes 2nd
Poisoning hospitalization rate per 10,000
Crude (Table) (Trend) (Map) 320 16.6 11.1 Yes 11.0 Yes 4th
Age-adjusted (Table) (Trend) (Map) 320 16.6 10.7 Yes 10.9 Yes 4th
Motor vehicle mortality rate per 100,000
Crude (Table) (Trend) (Map) 25 13.0 6.3 Yes 8.4 No 3rd
Age-adjusted (Table) (Trend) (Map) 25 12.2 6.0 Yes 8.0 Yes 3rd
Non-motor vehicle mortality rate per 100,000
Crude (Table) (Trend) (Map) 30 15.6 21.4 No 25.6 Yes 1st
Age-adjusted (Table) (Trend) (Map) 30 11.1 19.5 Yes 22.8 Yes 1st
Traumatic brain injury hospitalization rate per 10,000
Crude (Table) (Trend) (Map) 171 8.9 10.0 No 10.2 No 3rd
Age-adjusted (Table) (Trend) (Map) 171 7.5 9.4 Yes 9.2 Yes 2nd
Alcohol related motor vehicle injuries and deaths per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 99 51.3 33.3 Yes 44.4 No 3rd

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

s: Data do not meet reporting criteria

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