Socio-Economic Status and General Health Indicators - Kings 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 2,621,793.0 19,746,227.0 N/A 8,491,079.0 N/A 4th
% of labor force unemployed (2015) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 72,945 5.9 5.3 Yes 5.7 Yes 3rd
% of population below poverty (2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) N/A 23.4 16.0 Yes N/A N/A 4th
% of children aged less than 18 years below poverty (2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) N/A 33.1 22.9 Yes N/A N/A 4th
Median household income in US dollars (2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) N/A 47,547.0 58,771.0 N/A N/A N/A 3rd
% of children aged less than 19 years with health insurance (2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) N/A 96.6 96.6 No N/A N/A 2nd
% of adults aged 18-64 years with health insurance (2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) N/A 84.4 87.6 Yes N/A N/A 4th
High school drop out rate (2013-2015) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 10,900 4.1 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 17.9 13.6 No 17.3 No 4th
Age-adjusted % of adults with regular health care provider (2013-2014) (Table) (Map) N/A 77.6 84.5 Yes 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 12.4 11.1 No 12.2 No 3rd
Birth rate per 1,000 population (Table) (Trend) (Map) 125,352 16.1 12.1 Yes 13.9 Yes 4th
Total mortality rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 46,229 594.2 750.1 Yes 612.1 Yes 1st
Age-adjusted total mortality rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 46,229 595.5 635.0 Yes 580.7 Yes 1st
% premature deaths (aged less than 75 years) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 21,191 45.8 40.1 Yes 44.1 Yes 4th
Years of potential life lost per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 389,148 5,285.5 5,525.5 Yes 5,111.6 Yes 1st
Total emergency department visit rate per 10,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 3,410,220 4,383.6 4,076.2 Yes 4,526.2 Yes 3rd
Age-adjusted total emergency department visit rate per 10,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 3,410,220 4,352.1 4,058.2 Yes 4,508.7 Yes 3rd
Total hospitalization rate per 10,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 990,069 1,272.7 1,188.4 Yes 1,260.6 Yes 4th
Age-adjusted total hospitalization rate per 10,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 990,069 1,239.5 1,127.6 Yes 1,217.6 Yes 4th

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