Respiratory Disease Indicators - Essex County

2010-2012

Indicator Data Links 3 Year Total County Rate NYS Rate Sig.Dif. NYS Rate exc NYC Sig.Dif. County Ranking
Group
Chronic lower respiratory disease mortality rate per 100,000
Crude (Table) (Trend) (Map) 69 58.7 35.4 Yes 46.0 No 3rd
Age-adjusted (Table) (Trend) (Map) 69 39.1 31.1 Yes 37.3 Yes 2nd
Chronic lower respiratory disease hospitalization rate per 10,000
Crude (Table) (Trend) (Map) 347 29.5 37.8 Yes 34.2 Yes 1st
Age-adjusted (Table) (Trend) (Map) 347 21.8 35.6 Yes 30.0 Yes 1st
Asthma hospitalization rate per 10,000
Crude (Table) (Trend) (Map) 76 6.5 18.9 Yes 11.5 Yes 1st
Age-adjusted (Table) (Trend) (Map) 76 6.2 18.9 Yes 11.4 Yes 1st
Aged 0-4 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 8 14.9* 53.4 Yes 32.2 Yes 1st
Aged 5-14 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 6 5.0* 20.2 Yes 10.5 No 1st
Aged 0-17 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 14 6.3 27.0 Yes 14.7 Yes 1st
Aged 5-64 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 44 4.9 14.3 Yes 8.8 Yes 1st
Aged 15-24 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) s s 6.8 N/A 3.7 N/A N/A
Aged 25-44 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 9 3.2* 9.2 Yes 7.1 Yes 1st
Aged 45-64 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 26 7.1 20.7 Yes 12.1 Yes 1st
Aged 65 years or older (Table) (Trend) (Map) 24 10.8 30.8 Yes 18.2 Yes 2nd
Asthma mortality rate per 100,000
Crude (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2 1.7* 1.4 No 0.9 No 4th
Age-adjusted (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2 1.3* 1.3 No 0.8 Yes 4th
Age-adjusted % of adults with current asthma (2008-2009) (Table) (Map) N/A 11.7 9.7 No 10.1 No 3rd

N/A: Data not available

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

s: Data do not meet reporting criteria

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