Socio-Economic Status and General Health Indicators - Bronx County

2009-2011

Indicator Data Links 3 Year Total County Rate NYS Rate Sig.Dif. NYC Rate Sig.Dif. County Ranking
Group
Total population (2011) (Table) (Trend) (Map) N/A 1,392,002.0 19,465,197.0 N/A 8,244,910.0 N/A 4th
% of labor force unemployed (2012) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 69,848 12.7 8.5 Yes 9.2 Yes 4th
% of population at or below poverty level (2011) (Table) (Trend) (Map) N/A 30.3 16.1 Yes N/A N/A 4th
% of children aged less than 18 years at or below poverty level (2011) (Table) (Trend) (Map) N/A 40.9 22.8 Yes N/A N/A 4th
Median family income in US dollars (2011) (Table) (Trend) (Map) N/A 32,137.0 55,147.0 N/A N/A N/A 4th
% of children aged less than 19 years with health insurance (2011) (Table) (Trend) (Map) N/A 95.5 95.5 No N/A N/A 2nd
% of adults aged 18-64 years with health insurance (2011) (Table) (Trend) (Map) N/A 78.4 83.7 Yes N/A N/A 4th
High school drop out rate (Table) (Trend) (Map) 11,734 4.9 2.7 Yes 4.3 Yes 4th
Age-adjusted % of adults who did not receive medical care because of cost # (2008-2009) (Table) (Map) N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Age-adjusted % of adults with regular health care provider (2008-2009) (Table) (Map) N/A 81.6 83.0 No 84.4 No 4th
Age-adjusted % of adults who had poor mental health 14 or more days within the past month (2008-2009) (Table) (Map) N/A 9.1 10.2 No 7.8 No 2nd
Birth rate per 1,000 population (Table) (Trend) (Map) 67,080 16.1 12.5 Yes 14.5 Yes 4th
Total mortality rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 26,741 640.6 748.3 Yes 619.2 Yes 1st
Age-adjusted total mortality rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 26,741 706.0 658.1 Yes 604.0 Yes 2nd
% premature deaths (aged less than 75 years) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 13,976 52.3 39.9 Yes 44.8 Yes 4th
Years of potential life lost per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 276,426 6,955.4 5,668.7 Yes 5,441.7 Yes 4th
Total emergency department visit rate per 10,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2,718,531 6,512.4 3,954.5 Yes 4,382.1 Yes 4th
Age-adjusted total emergency department visit rate per 10,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2,718,531 6,462.5 3,953.2 Yes 4,378.5 Yes 4th
Total hospitalization rate per 10,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 695,807 1,666.8 1,280.9 Yes 1,370.4 Yes 4th
Age-adjusted total hospitalization rate per 10,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 695,807 1,707.6 1,230.4 Yes 1,340.4 Yes 4th

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