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

Suffolk 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
2003 4.3 14.9
2004 3.7 3.4 13.2
2005 2.6 2.7 11.6
2006 2.1 2.0 10.1
2007 1.5 1.6 9.0
2008 1.3 1.4 7.9
2009 1.4 1.4 7.3
2010 1.4 1.3 7.9
2011 1.2 1.2 7.2
2012 0.8 7.5