Asbestosis hospitalization rate per 100,000 - Aged 15 years and older

Source:2010-2012 SPARCS Data as of July, 2014

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  Hospitalizations Average population Crude
Region/County 2010 2011 2012 Total 2010-2012 Rate
Reg- 1 Long Island
Nassau 39 234 172 445 1,096,892 13.5
Suffolk 35 243 237 515 1,211,816 14.2
Region Total 74 477 409 960 2,308,708 13.9
Reg- 2 New York City
Bronx 7 37 45 89 1,091,427 2.7
Kings 18 65 77 160 2,034,915 2.6
New York 57 12 28 97 1,401,911 2.3
Queens s s s 219 1,866,842 3.9
Richmond 0 120 105 225 381,565 19.7
Region Total 85 353 352 790 6,776,660 3.9
Reg- 3 Mid-Hudson
Dutchess s s s 35 246,113 4.7
Orange 26 31 39 96 291,776 11.0
Putnam s s s 24 81,446 9.8
Rockland s s s 44 242,140 6.1
Sullivan s s s 12 63,103 6.3
Ulster 21 11 16 48 153,507 10.4
Westchester s s s 148 770,592 6.4
Region Total 68 165 174 407 1,848,678 7.3
Reg- 4 Capital Region
Albany 31 25 18 74 256,282 9.6
Columbia s s s 10 52,868 6.3
Greene s s s 8 41,631 6.4*
Rensselaer 58 17 7 82 132,310 20.7
Saratoga 150 26 22 198 180,838 36.5
Schenectady 21 20 10 51 126,521 13.4
Region Total 268 92 63 423 790,451 17.8
Reg- 5 Mohawk Valley
Fulton s s s 24 45,490 17.6
Herkimer s s s 11 53,039 6.9
Montgomery s s s 21 40,573 17.3
Otsego s s s 56 53,136 35.1
Schoharie s s s 104 27,364 126.7
Region Total 160 31 25 216 219,602 32.8
Reg- 6 North Country
Clinton s s s 9 69,364 4.3*
Essex s s s 211 33,378 210.7
Franklin s s s 12 43,136 9.3
Hamilton s s s 8 4,182 63.8*
Warren 300 11 14 325 55,092 196.6
Washington 11 15 18 44 52,551 27.9
Region Total 523 40 46 609 257,703 78.8
Reg- 7 Tug Hill Seaway
Jefferson s s s 15 92,781 5.4
Lewis s s s 6 21,755 9.2*
St. Lawrence 10 47 48 105 92,547 37.8
Region Total 21 51 54 126 207,083 20.3
Reg- 8 Central NY
Cayuga s s s 17 66,098 8.6
Cortland 0 0 0 0 41,080 0.0*
Madison s s s 11 60,608 6.0
Oneida 256 9 15 280 193,088 48.3
Onondaga 29 35 28 92 381,057 8.0
Oswego 8 39 28 75 99,769 25.1
Region Total 306 91 78 475 841,700 18.8
Reg- 9 Southern Tier
Broome 74 8 6 88 166,910 17.6
Chenango s s s 12 41,183 9.7
Delaware s s s s 40,269 s
Tioga 0 0 0 0 41,368 0.0*
Tompkins 7 0 7 14 89,005 5.2
Region Total 90 12 14 116 378,734 10.2
Reg- 10 Finger Lakes
Chemung 9 20 13 42 72,634 19.3
Livingston 69 10 7 86 54,753 52.4
Monroe 7 29 21 57 610,843 3.1
Ontario 59 9 12 80 89,072 29.9
Schuyler s s s 18 15,406 38.9
Seneca s s s 44 29,330 50.0
Steuben 28 16 10 54 80,537 22.3
Wayne 0 7 8 15 75,869 6.6
Yates s s s 16 20,439 26.1
Region Total 241 99 72 412 1,048,883 13.1
Reg- 11 Western NY
Allegany 18 17 9 44 40,251 36.4
Cattaraugus 11 9 6 26 64,728 13.4
Chautauqua s s s 25 110,699 7.5
Erie s s s 325 760,112 14.3
Genesee s s s 10 49,504 6.7
Niagara 14 40 37 91 178,836 17.0
Orleans s s s 46 35,371 43.4
Wyoming s s s 25 35,182 23.7
Region Total 122 265 205 592 1,274,684 15.5
New York State 1,958 1,676 1,492 5,126 15,952,884 10.7

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

s: Data do not meet reporting criteria

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