Socio-Economic Status and General Health Indicators - Essex County

2012-2014

Indicator Data Links 3 Year Total County Rate NYS Rate Sig.Dif. NYS Rate exc NYC Sig.Dif. County Ranking
Group
Total population (2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) N/A 38,679.0 19,746,227.0 N/A 11,255,148.0 N/A 1st
% of labor force unemployed (2015) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,062 6.1 5.3 Yes 5.0 Yes 3rd
% of population below poverty (2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) N/A 12.0 16.0 Yes N/A N/A 1st
% of children aged less than 18 years below poverty (2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) N/A 18.2 22.9 No N/A N/A 2nd
Median household income in US dollars (2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) N/A 50,182.0 58,771.0 N/A N/A N/A 2nd
% of children aged less than 19 years with health insurance (2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) N/A 95.8 96.6 No N/A N/A 4th
% of adults aged 18-64 years with health insurance (2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) N/A 89.8 87.6 Yes N/A N/A 3rd
High school drop out rate (2013-2015) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 78 2.3 3.1 Yes 2.2 No 2nd
Age-adjusted % of adults who did not receive medical care because of cost # (2013-2014) (Table) (Map) N/A 10.5 13.6 No 12.0 No 2nd
Age-adjusted % of adults with regular health care provider (2013-2014) (Table) (Map) N/A 78.0 84.5 No 84.7 No 4th
Age-adjusted % of adults who had poor mental health 14 or more days within the past month (2013-2014) (Table) (Map) N/A 11.1 11.1 No 11.8 No 2nd
Birth rate per 1,000 population (Table) (Trend) (Map) 942 8.1 12.1 Yes 10.7 Yes 1st
Total mortality rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,222 1,049.8 750.1 Yes 853.3 Yes 4th
Age-adjusted total mortality rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,222 673.8 635.0 Yes 669.1 Yes 2nd
% premature deaths (aged less than 75 years) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 470 38.5 40.1 No 38.0 No 2nd
Years of potential life lost per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 6,996 6,620.3 5,525.5 Yes 5,840.0 Yes 3rd
Total emergency department visit rate per 10,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 53,220 4,572.0 4,076.2 Yes 3,739.6 Yes 3rd
Age-adjusted total emergency department visit rate per 10,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 53,220 4,626.2 4,058.2 Yes 3,743.4 Yes 3rd
Total hospitalization rate per 10,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 9,197 790.1 1,188.4 Yes 1,134.3 Yes 1st
Age-adjusted total hospitalization rate per 10,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 9,197 673.2 1,127.6 Yes 1,068.7 Yes 1st

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