Asthma hospitalization rate per 10,000 - Aged 5-14 years

Source:2011-2013 SPARCS Data as of December, 2014

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  Discharges Average population (aged 5-14) Crude
Region/County 2011 2012 2013 Total 2011-2013 Rate
Reg- 1 Long Island
Nassau 252 275 259 786 172,069 15.2
Suffolk 278 311 245 834 197,057 14.1
Region Total 530 586 504 1,620 369,126 14.6
Reg- 2 New York City
Bronx 1,261 1,420 1,415 4,096 197,943 69.0
Kings 974 1,034 988 2,996 317,641 31.4
New York 379 396 393 1,168 120,555 32.3
Queens 491 526 515 1,532 248,993 20.5
Richmond 85 91 90 266 59,830 14.8
Region Total 3,190 3,467 3,401 10,058 944,961 35.5
Reg- 3 Mid-Hudson
Dutchess 55 66 62 183 35,533 17.2
Orange 80 45 42 167 56,080 9.9
Putnam 9 7 12 28 13,013 7.2
Rockland 33 37 23 93 49,150 6.3
Sullivan 10 7 6 23 9,396 8.2
Ulster 25 18 27 70 19,629 11.9
Westchester 136 149 164 449 127,917 11.7
Region Total 348 329 336 1,013 310,719 10.9
Reg- 4 Capital Region
Albany 36 35 39 110 32,522 11.3
Columbia s s s 13 6,805 6.4
Greene s s s 11 4,878 7.5
Rensselaer 17 26 18 61 18,234 11.2
Saratoga 16 15 7 38 27,847 4.5
Schenectady 21 16 10 47 19,183 8.2
Region Total 100 99 81 280 109,469 8.5
Reg- 5 Mohawk Valley
Fulton 13 15 16 44 6,588 22.3
Herkimer s s s 8 7,768 3.4*
Montgomery s s s 18 6,354 9.4
Otsego s s s 18 6,006 10.0
Schoharie s s s 8 3,479 7.7*
Region Total 35 30 31 96 30,196 10.6
Reg- 6 North Country
Clinton 10 9 7 26 8,422 10.3
Essex s s s s 3,879 s
Franklin s s s 11 5,740 6.4
Hamilton 0 0 0 0 442 0.0*
Warren s s s 11 7,192 5.1
Washington s s s 11 7,199 5.1
Region Total 20 28 14 62 32,875 6.3
Reg- 7 Tug Hill Seaway
Jefferson 8 12 10 30 15,475 6.5
Lewis s s s s 3,607 s
St. Lawrence s s s 28 13,084 7.1
Region Total 19 28 16 63 32,166 6.5
Reg- 8 Central NY
Cayuga s s s 14 9,284 5.0
Cortland s s s 9 5,599 5.4*
Madison s s s 14 8,614 5.4
Oneida 20 15 27 62 27,734 7.5
Onondaga 30 36 27 93 58,095 5.3
Oswego s s s 24 15,062 5.3
Region Total 79 70 67 216 124,388 5.8
Reg- 9 Southern Tier
Broome 16 24 20 60 21,924 9.1
Chenango s s s 8 6,113 4.4*
Delaware s s s 15 4,820 10.4
Tioga s s s 11 6,556 5.6
Tompkins s s s 12 8,615 4.6
Region Total 36 39 31 106 48,028 7.4
Reg- 10 Finger Lakes
Chemung 15 12 6 33 10,963 10.0
Livingston s s s 7 7,104 3.3*
Monroe 74 93 86 253 91,237 9.2
Ontario s s s 6 13,485 1.5*
Schuyler s s s s 2,064 s
Seneca s s s 11 4,002 9.2
Steuben 8 10 9 27 12,617 7.1
Wayne s s s 21 11,856 5.9
Yates s s s s 3,241 s
Region Total 116 133 115 364 156,569 7.7
Reg- 11 Western NY
Allegany s s s 15 5,744 8.7
Cattaraugus 14 10 6 30 10,169 9.8
Chautauqua 10 9 6 25 15,929 5.2
Erie 121 150 127 398 108,227 12.3
Genesee s s s 10 7,100 4.7
Niagara 14 21 21 56 25,109 7.4
Orleans s s s s 5,047 s
Wyoming s s s s 4,627 s
Region Total 171 202 170 543 181,952 9.9
New York State 4,644 5,011 4,766 14,421 2,340,447 20.5

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

s: Data do not meet reporting criteria

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