Socio-Economic Status and General Health Indicators - Nassau 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 1,358,627.0 19,746,227.0 N/A 11,255,148.0 N/A 4th
% of labor force unemployed (2015) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 30,009 4.3 5.3 Yes 5.0 Yes 1st
% of population below poverty (2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) N/A 6.7 16.0 Yes N/A N/A 1st
% of children aged less than 18 years below poverty (2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) N/A 9.3 22.9 Yes N/A N/A 1st
Median household income in US dollars (2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) N/A 98,312.0 58,771.0 N/A N/A N/A 1st
% of children aged less than 19 years with health insurance (2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) N/A 97.0 96.6 No N/A N/A 1st
% of adults aged 18-64 years with health insurance (2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) N/A 91.2 87.6 Yes N/A N/A 2nd
High school drop out rate (2013-2015) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,989 1.0 3.1 Yes 2.2 Yes 1st
Age-adjusted % of adults who did not receive medical care because of cost # (2013-2014) (Table) (Map) N/A 17.5 13.6 No 12.0 No 4th
Age-adjusted % of adults with regular health care provider (2013-2014) (Table) (Map) N/A 83.9 84.5 No 84.7 No 3rd
Age-adjusted % of adults who had poor mental health 14 or more days within the past month (2013-2014) (Table) (Map) N/A 8.0 11.1 No 11.8 No 1st
Birth rate per 1,000 population (Table) (Trend) (Map) 42,154 10.4 12.1 Yes 10.7 Yes 3rd
Total mortality rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 32,063 789.7 750.1 Yes 853.3 Yes 1st
Age-adjusted total mortality rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 32,063 572.6 635.0 Yes 669.1 Yes 1st
% premature deaths (aged less than 75 years) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 10,417 32.5 40.1 Yes 38.0 Yes 1st
Years of potential life lost per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 172,052 4,597.6 5,525.5 Yes 5,840.0 Yes 1st
Total emergency department visit rate per 10,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,217,087 2,997.7 4,076.2 Yes 3,739.6 Yes 1st
Age-adjusted total emergency department visit rate per 10,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,217,087 2,940.3 4,058.2 Yes 3,743.4 Yes 1st
Total hospitalization rate per 10,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 488,195 1,202.4 1,188.4 Yes 1,134.3 Yes 4th
Age-adjusted total hospitalization rate per 10,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 488,195 1,110.5 1,127.6 Yes 1,068.7 Yes 3rd

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