Asthma hospitalization rate per 10,000 - Aged 0-17 years

Source:2012-2014 SPARCS Data as of February, 2016

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  Discharges Average population (aged 0-17) Crude
Region/County 2012 2013 2014 Total 2012-2014 Rate
Reg- 1 Long Island
Nassau 660 649 632 1,941 301,744 21.4
Suffolk 672 579 667 1,918 339,815 18.8
Region Total 1,332 1,228 1,299 3,859 641,559 20.1
Reg- 2 New York City
Bronx 3,203 3,159 3,258 9,620 366,974 87.4
Kings 2,404 2,229 2,302 6,935 606,620 38.1
New York 938 900 942 2,780 240,182 38.6
Queens 1,341 1,236 1,313 3,890 469,507 27.6
Richmond 207 200 207 614 106,087 19.3
Region Total 8,093 7,724 8,022 23,839 1,789,371 44.4
Reg- 3 Mid-Hudson
Dutchess 127 153 136 416 61,316 22.6
Orange 107 107 98 312 98,237 10.6
Putnam 24 25 21 70 21,811 10.7
Rockland 85 60 74 219 88,888 8.2
Sullivan 19 16 21 56 16,586 11.3
Ulster 51 46 48 145 34,103 14.2
Westchester 378 439 441 1,258 223,981 18.7
Region Total 791 846 839 2,476 544,922 15.1
Reg- 4 Capital Region
Albany 91 72 65 228 58,469 13.0
Columbia 12 7 16 35 11,816 9.9
Greene s s s 26 8,598 10.1
Rensselaer 47 43 42 132 32,666 13.5
Saratoga 34 25 34 93 47,903 6.5
Schenectady 34 31 37 102 34,437 9.9
Region Total 226 191 199 616 193,889 10.6
Reg- 5 Mohawk Valley
Fulton 26 25 23 74 11,472 21.5
Herkimer s s s 29 13,598 7.1
Montgomery 10 13 11 34 11,332 10.0
Otsego 9 11 9 29 10,543 9.2
Schoharie s s s 11 6,076 6.0
Region Total 61 56 60 177 53,020 11.1
Reg- 6 North Country
Clinton 14 15 7 36 15,086 8.0
Essex s s s 8 6,876 3.9*
Franklin s s s 19 10,267 6.2
Hamilton 0 0 0 0 731 0.0*
Warren s s s 32 12,597 8.5
Washington s s s 28 12,588 7.4
Region Total 52 31 40 123 58,144 7.1
Reg- 7 Tug Hill Seaway
Jefferson 37 30 28 95 29,711 10.7
Lewis s s s 12 6,462 6.2
St. Lawrence 31 17 16 64 23,171 9.2
Region Total 73 50 48 171 59,343 9.6
Reg- 8 Central NY
Cayuga 12 12 14 38 16,394 7.7
Cortland s s s 19 9,811 6.5
Madison 19 18 24 61 14,877 13.7
Oneida 52 57 68 177 49,777 11.9
Onondaga 89 89 102 280 103,196 9.0
Oswego 23 9 18 50 26,523 6.3
Region Total 207 189 229 625 220,577 9.4
Reg- 9 Southern Tier
Broome 64 49 36 149 38,883 12.8
Chenango s s s 20 10,678 6.2
Delaware s s s 19 8,698 7.3
Tioga 11 10 7 28 11,181 8.3
Tompkins 8 10 9 27 16,152 5.6
Region Total 99 84 60 243 85,591 9.5
Reg- 10 Finger Lakes
Chemung 32 14 10 56 19,325 9.7
Livingston s s s 21 12,320 5.7
Monroe 224 180 217 621 162,189 12.8
Ontario s s s 30 23,088 4.3
Schuyler s s s 6 3,649 5.5*
Seneca s s s 19 7,176 8.8
Steuben 16 12 18 46 22,183 6.9
Wayne s s s 44 20,744 7.1
Yates s s s s 5,890 s
Region Total 316 237 295 848 276,565 10.2
Reg- 11 Western NY
Allegany s s s 31 10,041 10.3
Cattaraugus 25 14 15 54 18,011 10.0
Chautauqua 26 18 29 73 28,006 8.7
Erie 326 282 430 1,038 191,634 18.1
Genesee 11 9 12 32 12,499 8.5
Niagara 50 48 56 154 44,064 11.6
Orleans s s s 17 8,700 6.5
Wyoming s s s 10 8,075 4.1
Region Total 457 383 569 1,409 321,031 14.6
New York State 11,707 11,019 11,660 34,386 4,244,012 27.0

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

s: Data do not meet reporting criteria

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