Essex County Incidence of confirmed high blood lead level (10 micrograms or higher per deciliter) - rate per 1,000 tested children aged <72 months

Essex County Incidence of confirmed high blood lead level (10 micrograms or higher per deciliter) - rate per 1,000 tested children aged <72 months

Essex County Incidence of confirmed high blood lead level (10 micrograms or higher per deciliter) - rate per 1,000 tested children aged <72 months

  Crude Rate
Year Single Year 3-Year Average NYS exc. NYC
2005 5.9* 11.6
2006 2.6* 5.3* 10.1
2007 7.2* 3.4* 9.0
2008 0.0* 2.7* 7.9
2009 0.0* 1.0* 7.3
2010 3.0* 5.5* 7.9
2011 11.2* 6.8* 7.2
2012 5.1* 8.3* 7.5
2013 8.3* 7.5* 11.6
2014 9.2* 9.0

*: Fewer than 10 events in the numerator, therefore the rate is unstable

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