Respiratory Disease 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
Chronic lower respiratory disease mortality rate per 100,000
Crude (Table) (Trend) (Map) 132 68.4 35.6 Yes 46.2 Yes 4th
Age-adjusted (Table) (Trend) (Map) 132 47.6 30.7 Yes 36.8 Yes 3rd
Chronic lower respiratory disease hospitalization rate per 10,000
Crude (Table) (Trend) (Map) 732 38.0 36.5 No 33.0 Yes 3rd
Age-adjusted (Table) (Trend) (Map) 732 28.3 34.1 Yes 28.6 No 2nd
Asthma hospitalization rate per 10,000
Crude (Table) (Trend) (Map) 148 7.7 18.2 Yes 11.1 Yes 2nd
Age-adjusted (Table) (Trend) (Map) 148 6.8 18.2 Yes 10.9 Yes 2nd
Aged 0-4 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 9 8.7* 50.5 Yes 30.2 Yes 1st
Aged 5-14 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 8 3.4* 20.5 Yes 10.4 Yes 1st
Aged 0-17 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 19 4.6 26.6 Yes 14.2 Yes 1st
Aged 5-64 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 76 5.1 13.8 Yes 8.5 Yes 1st
Aged 15-24 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 6 2.3* 6.8 Yes 3.6 No 1st
Aged 25-44 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 20 4.7 8.6 Yes 6.6 No 1st
Aged 45-64 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 42 7.4 19.7 Yes 11.6 Yes 2nd
Aged 65 years or older (Table) (Trend) (Map) 63 18.5 29.4 Yes 17.7 No 4th
Asthma mortality rate per 100,000
Crude (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2 1.0* 1.4 No 0.9 No 3rd
Age-adjusted (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2 0.6* 1.3 Yes 0.8 Yes 2nd
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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