Respiratory Disease Indicators - Herkimer 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) 116 60.0 35.4 Yes 46.0 Yes 3rd
Age-adjusted (Table) (Trend) (Map) 116 42.7 31.1 Yes 37.3 Yes 2nd
Chronic lower respiratory disease hospitalization rate per 10,000
Crude (Table) (Trend) (Map) 765 39.6 37.8 No 34.2 Yes 3rd
Age-adjusted (Table) (Trend) (Map) 765 30.2 35.6 Yes 30.0 No 2nd
Asthma hospitalization rate per 10,000
Crude (Table) (Trend) (Map) 170 8.8 18.9 Yes 11.5 Yes 2nd
Age-adjusted (Table) (Trend) (Map) 170 7.9 18.9 Yes 11.4 Yes 2nd
Aged 0-4 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 13 12.4 53.4 Yes 32.2 Yes 1st
Aged 5-14 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 10 4.2 20.2 Yes 10.5 Yes 1st
Aged 0-17 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 26 6.2 27.0 Yes 14.7 Yes 1st
Aged 5-64 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 88 5.9 14.3 Yes 8.8 Yes 2nd
Aged 15-24 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 9 3.5* 6.8 No 3.7 No 2nd
Aged 25-44 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 23 5.4 9.2 Yes 7.1 No 2nd
Aged 45-64 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 46 8.0 20.7 Yes 12.1 Yes 2nd
Aged 65 years or older (Table) (Trend) (Map) 69 20.8 30.8 Yes 18.2 No 3rd
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 (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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