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

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
2002 11.7 16.3
2003 27.8 15.9 15.0
2004 4.1 13.8 13.3
2005 5.9 4.1 11.7
2006 2.6 5.3 10.1
2007 7.1 3.4 9.0
2008 0.0 2.7 7.9
2009 0.0 1.0 7.4
2010 3.0 5.5 8.0
2011 11.3 7.2