Socio-Economic Status and General Health Indicators - Queens County

2011-2013

Indicator Data Links 3 Year Total County Rate NYS Rate Sig.Dif. NYC Rate Sig.Dif. County Ranking
Group
Total population (2013) (Table) (Trend) (Map) N/A 2,296,175.0 19,651,127.0 N/A 8,405,837.0 N/A 4th
% of labor force unemployed (2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 73,867 6.4 6.3 Yes 7.2 Yes 3rd
% of population below poverty (2013) (Table) (Trend) (Map) N/A 15.4 16.0 No N/A N/A 3rd
% of children aged less than 18 years below poverty (2013) (Table) (Trend) (Map) N/A 21.6 22.9 No N/A N/A 2nd
Median household income in US dollars (2013) (Table) (Trend) (Map) N/A 56,307.0 57,255.0 N/A N/A N/A 1st
% of children aged less than 19 years with health insurance (2013) (Table) (Trend) (Map) N/A 95.2 95.9 No N/A N/A 3rd
% of adults aged 18-64 years with health insurance (2013) (Table) (Trend) (Map) N/A 76.4 84.7 Yes N/A N/A 4th
High school drop out rate (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 11,960 5.0 3.3 Yes 5.0 No 4th
Age-adjusted % of adults who did not receive medical care because of cost # (2013-2014) (Table) (Map) N/A 19.4 13.6 Yes 17.3 No 4th
Age-adjusted % of adults with regular health care provider (2013-2014) (Table) (Map) N/A 76.8 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 8.9 11.1 No 12.2 No 1st
Birth rate per 1,000 population (Table) (Trend) (Map) 90,859 13.3 12.2 Yes 14.1 Yes 4th
Total mortality rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 41,493 608.7 753.1 Yes 616.7 Yes 1st
Age-adjusted total mortality rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 41,493 549.2 644.9 Yes 590.6 Yes 1st
% premature deaths (aged less than 75 years) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 16,700 40.2 39.9 No 44.3 Yes 3rd
Years of potential life lost per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 297,315 4,644.9 5,577.4 Yes 5,229.7 Yes 1st
Total emergency department visit rate per 10,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2,609,742 3,828.4 4,086.4 Yes 4,536.6 Yes 2nd
Age-adjusted total emergency department visit rate per 10,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2,609,742 3,838.4 4,074.7 Yes 4,523.2 Yes 2nd
Total hospitalization rate per 10,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 807,784 1,185.0 1,226.2 Yes 1,304.5 Yes 3rd
Age-adjusted total hospitalization rate per 10,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 807,784 1,130.2 1,167.3 Yes 1,263.6 Yes 3rd

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