Newborn drug-related diagnosis rate per 10,000 newborn discharges

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

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  Drug-related Diagnosis Average newborns Crude
Region/County 2012 2013 2014 Total 2012-2014 Rate
Reg- 1 Long Island
Nassau 78 124 127 329 13,867 79.1
Suffolk 130 195 230 555 15,301 120.9
Region Total 208 319 357 884 29,168 101.0
Reg- 2 New York City
Bronx 284 203 222 709 20,602 114.7
Kings 163 204 194 561 40,151 46.6
New York 123 111 112 346 18,615 62.0
Queens 198 221 182 601 29,859 67.1
Richmond 30 31 30 91 5,132 59.1
Region Total 798 770 740 2,308 114,359 67.3
Reg- 3 Mid-Hudson
Dutchess 21 27 34 82 2,487 109.9
Orange 37 45 62 144 4,541 105.7
Putnam s s s 20 759 87.8
Rockland 14 28 26 68 4,570 49.6
Sullivan s s s 24 818 97.8
Ulster 17 20 21 58 1,464 132.1
Westchester 57 68 78 203 9,120 74.2
Region Total 154 201 244 599 23,758 84.0
Reg- 4 Capital Region
Albany 27 23 19 69 2,980 77.2
Columbia s s s 17 456 124.3
Greene s s s 18 401 149.6
Rensselaer 13 18 19 50 1,542 108.1
Saratoga 13 18 14 45 2,101 71.4
Schenectady 48 40 20 108 1,850 194.6
Region Total 108 110 89 307 9,331 109.7
Reg- 5 Mohawk Valley
Fulton 7 10 7 24 494 161.9
Herkimer 6 10 11 27 595 151.3
Montgomery 7 14 12 33 568 193.7
Otsego s s s 27 516 174.4
Schoharie s s s 15 228 219.3
Region Total 32 49 45 126 2,401 174.9
Reg- 6 North Country
Clinton s s s 7 682 34.2*
Essex s s s 7 220 106.1*
Franklin s s s 8 459 58.1*
Hamilton s s s s 28 s
Warren 12 10 9 31 586 176.3
Washington s s s 22 535 137.1
Region Total 32 29 15 76 2,511 100.9
Reg- 7 Tug Hill Seaway
Jefferson s s s 15 1,978 25.3
Lewis s s s s 218 s
St. Lawrence 17 23 23 63 1,068 196.6
Region Total 20 32 30 82 3,264 83.7
Reg- 8 Central NY
Cayuga s s s 23 705 108.7
Cortland s s s 14 448 104.2
Madison s s s 33 620 177.4
Oneida 33 26 41 100 2,569 129.8
Onondaga 115 140 148 403 5,117 262.5
Oswego 17 26 27 70 1,283 181.9
Region Total 181 215 247 643 10,742 199.5
Reg- 9 Southern Tier
Broome 39 37 47 123 2,077 197.4
Chenango 8 12 11 31 520 198.7
Delaware s s s 16 340 156.9
Tioga s s s 13 337 128.6
Tompkins 7 8 12 27 830 108.4
Region Total 61 66 83 210 4,104 170.6
Reg- 10 Finger Lakes
Chemung s s s 32 909 117.3
Livingston s s s 23 528 145.2
Monroe 144 177 166 487 8,237 197.1
Ontario 18 21 18 57 1,000 190.0
Schuyler s s s s 154 s
Seneca s s s 10 292 114.2
Steuben s s s 14 1,002 46.6
Wayne 15 20 19 54 927 194.2
Yates s s s 7 179 130.4*
Region Total 199 260 230 689 13,229 173.6
Reg- 11 Western NY
Allegany s s s 8 419 63.6*
Cattaraugus s s s 27 738 122.0
Chautauqua 37 31 50 118 1,287 305.6
Erie 234 244 247 725 9,887 244.4
Genesee 6 15 15 36 595 201.7
Niagara 58 79 76 213 2,078 341.7
Orleans 9 8 10 27 386 233.2
Wyoming s s s 20 354 188.3
Region Total 353 400 421 1,174 15,744 248.6
New York State 2,146 2,451 2,501 7,098 228,609 103.5

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

s: Data do not meet reporting criteria

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