Respiratory Disease Indicators - Herkimer County

2009-2011

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) 113 59.2 34.8 Yes 45.6 Yes 3rd
Age-adjusted (Table) (Trend) (Map) 113 43.5 31.0 Yes 37.6 Yes 2nd
Chronic lower respiratory disease hospitalization rate per 10,000
Crude (Table) (Trend) (Map) 763 40.0 39.0 No 35.4 Yes 3rd
Age-adjusted (Table) (Trend) (Map) 763 31.1 37.0 Yes 31.5 No 2nd
Asthma hospitalization rate per 10,000
Crude (Table) (Trend) (Map) 161 8.4 19.9 Yes 12.3 Yes 2nd
Age-adjusted (Table) (Trend) (Map) 161 7.8 19.9 Yes 12.1 Yes 1st
Aged 0-4 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 14 13.3 56.8 Yes 35.0 Yes 1st
Aged 5-14 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 11 4.7 20.8 Yes 11.3 Yes 1st
Aged 0-17 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 26 6.2 28.3 Yes 15.9 Yes 1st
Aged 5-64 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 85 5.7 15.1 Yes 9.4 Yes 1st
Aged 15-24 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 7 2.8* 7.4 Yes 4.1 No 2nd
Aged 25-44 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 25 5.8 10.1 Yes 7.9 No 2nd
Aged 45-64 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 42 7.4 21.6 Yes 12.6 Yes 1st
Aged 65 years or older (Table) (Trend) (Map) 62 19.5 32.0 Yes 19.0 No 3rd
Asthma mortality rate per 100,000
Crude (Table) (Trend) (Map) 4 2.1* 1.3 No 0.8 No 4th
Age-adjusted (Table) (Trend) (Map) 4 1.5* 1.2 Yes 0.7 Yes 4th
Age-adjusted % of adults with current asthma (2008-2009) (Table) (Map) N/A 10.9 9.7 No 10.1 No 2nd

N/A: Data not available

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

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