Socio-Economic Status and General Health Indicators - Bronx County

2012-2014

Indicator Data Links 3 Year Total County Rate NYS Rate Sig.Dif. NYC Rate Sig.Dif. County Ranking
Group
Total population (2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) N/A 1,438,159.0 19,746,227.0 N/A 8,491,079.0 N/A 4th
% of labor force unemployed (2015) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 47,691 7.7 5.3 Yes 5.7 Yes 4th
% of population below poverty (2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) N/A 31.5 16.0 Yes N/A N/A 4th
% of children aged less than 18 years below poverty (2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) N/A 43.0 22.9 Yes N/A N/A 4th
Median household income in US dollars (2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) N/A 33,687.0 58,771.0 N/A N/A N/A 4th
% of children aged less than 19 years with health insurance (2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) N/A 96.8 96.6 No N/A N/A 1st
% of adults aged 18-64 years with health insurance (2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) N/A 81.8 87.6 Yes N/A N/A 4th
High school drop out rate (2013-2015) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 10,690 6.0 3.1 Yes 4.6 Yes 4th
Age-adjusted % of adults who did not receive medical care because of cost # (2013-2014) (Table) (Map) N/A 17.4 13.6 No 17.3 No 4th
Age-adjusted % of adults with regular health care provider (2013-2014) (Table) (Map) N/A 80.6 84.5 No 77.5 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 18.5 11.1 Yes 12.2 No 4th
Birth rate per 1,000 population (Table) (Trend) (Map) 63,748 14.9 12.1 Yes 13.9 Yes 4th
Total mortality rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 27,002 633.1 750.1 Yes 612.1 Yes 1st
Age-adjusted total mortality rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 27,002 677.2 635.0 Yes 580.7 Yes 2nd
% premature deaths (aged less than 75 years) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 13,888 51.4 40.1 Yes 44.1 Yes 4th
Years of potential life lost per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 263,974 6,507.0 5,525.5 Yes 5,111.6 Yes 3rd
Total emergency department visit rate per 10,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2,820,810 6,613.3 4,076.2 Yes 4,526.2 Yes 4th
Age-adjusted total emergency department visit rate per 10,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2,820,810 6,565.8 4,058.2 Yes 4,508.7 Yes 4th
Total hospitalization rate per 10,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 649,213 1,522.1 1,188.4 Yes 1,260.6 Yes 4th
Age-adjusted total hospitalization rate per 10,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 649,213 1,539.3 1,127.6 Yes 1,217.6 Yes 4th

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