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

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

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  Drug-related Diagnosis Average newborns Crude
Region/County 2011 2012 2013 Total 2011-2013 Rate
Reg- 1 Long Island
Nassau 48 77 124 249 13,870 59.8
Suffolk 143 130 195 468 15,484 100.7
Region Total 191 207 319 717 29,354 81.4
Reg- 2 New York City
Bronx 261 284 203 748 20,727 120.3
Kings 187 163 204 554 40,227 45.9
New York 118 124 111 353 18,831 62.5
Queens 131 198 221 550 29,881 61.4
Richmond 30 30 31 91 5,223 58.1
Region Total 727 799 770 2,296 114,890 66.6
Reg- 3 Mid-Hudson
Dutchess 20 21 27 68 2,480 91.4
Orange 39 37 45 121 4,601 87.7
Putnam s s s 15 780 64.1
Rockland 11 14 28 53 4,500 39.3
Sullivan s s s 16 809 65.9
Ulster 11 17 20 48 1,506 106.2
Westchester 47 57 68 172 9,278 61.8
Region Total 138 154 201 493 23,953 68.6
Reg- 4 Capital Region
Albany 35 27 23 85 2,976 95.2
Columbia s s s 13 475 91.2
Greene s s s 12 397 100.8
Rensselaer 22 13 18 53 1,558 113.4
Saratoga 9 13 18 40 2,061 64.7
Schenectady 35 48 40 123 1,847 222.0
Region Total 108 108 110 326 9,315 116.7
Reg- 5 Mohawk Valley
Fulton 9 7 10 26 510 169.9
Herkimer 9 6 10 25 587 142.0
Montgomery s s s 26 561 154.5
Otsego s s s 23 507 151.2
Schoharie s s s 17 236 240.1
Region Total 36 32 49 117 2,402 162.4
Reg- 6 North Country
Clinton s s s 9 694 43.2*
Essex s s s 7 229 101.9*
Franklin s s s 10 496 67.2
Hamilton s s s s 29 s
Warren 10 12 10 32 594 179.6
Washington 6 11 9 26 549 157.9
Region Total 24 32 29 85 2,590 109.4
Reg- 7 Tug Hill Seaway
Jefferson s s s 14 2,010 23.2
Lewis s s s s 259 s
St. Lawrence 14 17 23 54 1,104 163.0
Region Total 19 20 32 71 3,373 70.2
Reg- 8 Central NY
Cayuga s s s 20 709 94.0
Cortland s s s 11 456 80.4
Madison s s s 23 652 117.6
Oneida 22 33 26 81 2,640 102.3
Onondaga 138 115 140 393 5,265 248.8
Oswego 26 17 26 69 1,329 173.1
Region Total 201 181 215 597 11,052 180.1
Reg- 9 Southern Tier
Broome 32 39 37 108 2,064 174.4
Chenango 6 8 12 26 520 166.7
Delaware s s s 15 338 147.9
Tioga s s s 13 341 127.1
Tompkins 7 7 8 22 856 85.7
Region Total 57 61 66 184 4,120 148.9
Reg- 10 Finger Lakes
Chemung 12 10 17 39 939 138.4
Livingston s s s 19 541 117.1
Monroe 123 144 177 444 8,215 180.2
Ontario 10 18 21 49 988 165.3
Schuyler s s s 6 147 136.1*
Seneca s s s 9 293 102.4*
Steuben s s s 14 990 47.1
Wayne 13 15 20 48 953 167.9
Yates s s s 6 195 102.6*
Region Total 175 199 260 634 13,260 159.4
Reg- 11 Western NY
Allegany s s s 11 441 83.1
Cattaraugus s s s 25 752 110.8
Chautauqua 23 37 31 91 1,272 238.5
Erie 194 234 244 672 9,793 228.7
Genesee 7 6 15 28 588 158.7
Niagara 29 58 79 166 2,091 264.6
Orleans s s s 21 376 186.2
Wyoming s s s 17 354 160.1
Region Total 278 353 400 1,031 15,667 219.4
New York State 1,954 2,146 2,451 6,551 229,975 95.0

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

s: Data do not meet reporting criteria

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