Respiratory Disease 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
Chronic lower respiratory disease mortality rate per 100,000
Crude (Table) (Trend) (Map) 131 68.1 35.0 Yes 45.4 Yes 4th
Age-adjusted (Table) (Trend) (Map) 131 45.9 29.8 Yes 35.6 Yes 3rd
Chronic lower respiratory disease hospitalization rate per 10,000
Crude (Table) (Trend) (Map) 690 35.9 34.8 No 31.0 Yes 3rd
Age-adjusted (Table) (Trend) (Map) 690 27.2 32.3 Yes 26.7 No 2nd
Asthma hospitalization rate per 10,000
Crude (Table) (Trend) (Map) 166 8.6 17.6 Yes 10.6 Yes 3rd
Age-adjusted (Table) (Trend) (Map) 166 7.9 17.6 Yes 10.5 Yes 2nd
Aged 0-4 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 16 15.6 49.3 Yes 29.3 Yes 2nd
Aged 5-14 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 9 3.9* 21.7 Yes 11.1 Yes 1st
Aged 0-17 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 29 7.1 27.0 Yes 14.3 Yes 2nd
Aged 5-64 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 87 5.9 13.5 Yes 8.2 Yes 2nd
Aged 15-24 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 8 3.2* 6.7 Yes 3.6 No 3rd
Aged 25-44 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 27 6.4 8.1 No 6.1 No 3rd
Aged 45-64 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 43 7.6 18.8 Yes 11.0 Yes 2nd
Aged 65 years or older (Table) (Trend) (Map) 63 17.8 27.1 Yes 16.3 No 4th
Asthma mortality rate per 100,000
Crude (Table) (Trend) (Map) 5 2.6* 1.4 No 1.0 No 4th
Age-adjusted (Table) (Trend) (Map) 5 1.7* 1.3 Yes 0.8 Yes 4th
Age-adjusted % of adults with current asthma (2013-2014) (Table) (Map) N/A 9.5 10.1 No 10.5 No 2nd

N/A: Data not available

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

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