Injury Indicators - Westchester 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) 185 6.5 7.5 Yes 9.0 Yes 1st
Age-adjusted (Table) (Trend) (Map) 185 6.1 7.2 Yes 8.6 Yes 1st
Aged 15-19 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 8 4.0* 5.0 No 6.0 No 2nd
Self-inflicted injury hospitalization rate per 10,000
Crude (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,145 4.0 5.3 Yes 6.4 Yes 1st
Age-adjusted (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,145 4.1 5.3 Yes 6.5 Yes 1st
Aged 15-19 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 162 8.1 10.1 Yes 11.6 Yes 2nd
Homicide mortality rate per 100,000
Crude (Table) (Trend) (Map) 70 2.4 4.3 Yes 2.9 No 3rd
Age-adjusted (Table) (Trend) (Map) 70 2.6 4.3 Yes 3.0 Yes 3rd
Assault hospitalization rate per 10,000
Crude (Table) (Trend) (Map) 830 2.9 4.5 Yes 2.6 Yes 3rd
Age-adjusted (Table) (Trend) (Map) 830 3.1 4.5 Yes 2.7 Yes 4th
Unintentional injury mortality rate per 100,000
Crude (Table) (Trend) (Map) 582 20.3 24.4 Yes 29.4 Yes 1st
Age-adjusted (Table) (Trend) (Map) 582 18.0 22.7 Yes 26.9 Yes 1st
Unintentional injury hospitalization rate per 10,000
Crude (Table) (Trend) (Map) 19,674 68.8 69.0 No 72.3 Yes 2nd
Age-adjusted (Table) (Trend) (Map) 19,674 59.8 64.0 Yes 64.1 Yes 2nd
Aged less than 10 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 740 20.4 25.8 Yes 21.7 No 2nd
Aged 10-14 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 309 15.7 19.8 Yes 17.8 Yes 2nd
Aged 15-24 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,085 29.8 30.7 No 31.8 Yes 3rd
Aged 25-64 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 6,179 40.6 46.7 Yes 46.4 Yes 1st
Aged 65 years and older (Table) (Trend) (Map) 11,361 273.1 259.3 Yes 272.3 No 3rd
Falls hospitalization rate per 10,000
Crude (Table) (Trend) (Map) 12,234 42.8 39.8 Yes 42.9 No 3rd
Age-adjusted (Table) (Trend) (Map) 12,234 35.3 35.9 No 36.1 No 3rd
Aged less than 10 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 305 8.4 9.8 Yes 8.2 No 3rd
Aged 10-14 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 115 5.9 6.8 No 5.7 No 3rd
Aged 15-24 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 224 6.2 6.6 No 6.0 No 3rd
Aged 25-64 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2,651 17.4 18.8 Yes 18.8 Yes 2nd
Aged 65-74 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,588 76.9 77.3 No 77.6 No 3rd
Aged 75-84 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 3,230 228.5 226.0 No 235.7 No 3rd
Aged 85 years and older (Table) (Trend) (Map) 4,121 605.5 570.6 Yes 607.9 No 3rd
Poisoning hospitalization rate per 10,000
Crude (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2,196 7.7 10.7 Yes 10.6 Yes 1st
Age-adjusted (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2,196 7.5 10.4 Yes 10.6 Yes 1st
Motor vehicle mortality rate per 100,000
Crude (Table) (Trend) (Map) 123 4.3 6.2 Yes 8.3 Yes 1st
Age-adjusted (Table) (Trend) (Map) 123 4.2 6.0 Yes 8.0 Yes 1st
Non-motor vehicle mortality rate per 100,000
Crude (Table) (Trend) (Map) 459 16.0 18.2 Yes 21.2 Yes 1st
Age-adjusted (Table) (Trend) (Map) 459 13.8 16.8 Yes 18.9 Yes 1st
Traumatic brain injury hospitalization rate per 10,000
Crude (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2,413 8.4 9.9 Yes 10.1 Yes 2nd
Age-adjusted (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2,413 7.6 9.4 Yes 9.3 Yes 2nd
Alcohol related motor vehicle injuries and deaths per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 939 32.8 34.8 No 47.8 Yes 1st

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

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