Hypertension hospitalization rate per 10,000 - Aged 18 years and older

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

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  Discharges Average population (aged 18+) Crude
Region/County 2012 2013 2014 Total 2012-2014 Rate
Reg- 1 Long Island
Nassau 847 757 748 2,352 1,051,591 7.5
Suffolk 857 776 752 2,385 1,160,845 6.8
Region Total 1,704 1,533 1,500 4,737 2,212,436 7.1
Reg- 2 New York City
Bronx 1,847 1,637 1,441 4,925 1,054,815 15.6
Kings 2,073 1,883 1,628 5,584 1,986,572 9.4
New York 1,128 1,018 850 2,996 1,386,990 7.2
Queens 1,620 1,392 1,175 4,187 1,827,335 7.6
Richmond 464 370 326 1,160 366,122 10.6
Region Total 7,132 6,300 5,420 18,852 6,621,833 9.5
Reg- 3 Mid-Hudson
Dutchess 98 56 60 214 235,623 3.0
Orange 187 166 214 567 277,164 6.8
Putnam 13 16 19 48 77,769 2.1
Rockland 100 94 54 248 231,954 3.6
Sullivan 24 34 28 86 59,881 4.8
Ulster 82 62 56 200 146,975 4.5
Westchester 456 403 330 1,189 743,721 5.3
Region Total 960 831 761 2,552 1,773,087 4.8
Reg- 4 Capital Region
Albany 119 127 99 345 248,388 4.6
Columbia 25 24 27 76 50,472 5.0
Greene 21 15 18 54 39,767 4.5
Rensselaer 44 46 26 116 127,177 3.0
Saratoga 35 23 22 80 175,737 1.5
Schenectady 54 41 42 137 120,960 3.8
Region Total 298 276 234 808 762,501 3.5
Reg- 5 Mohawk Valley
Fulton 7 20 9 36 43,066 2.8
Herkimer 24 13 14 51 50,547 3.4
Montgomery 10 10 13 33 38,541 2.9
Otsego 24 27 19 70 50,964 4.6
Schoharie 6 6 7 19 25,761 2.5
Region Total 71 76 62 209 208,878 3.3
Reg- 6 North Country
Clinton 25 20 22 67 66,540 3.4
Essex s s s 16 31,924 1.7
Franklin 20 10 13 43 41,315 3.5
Hamilton s s s s 4,025 s
Warren 17 10 8 35 52,686 2.2
Washington 6 16 9 31 50,212 2.1
Region Total 75 65 56 196 246,702 2.6
Reg- 7 Tug Hill Seaway
Jefferson 42 41 46 129 89,912 4.8
Lewis 10 13 6 29 20,736 4.7
St. Lawrence 21 16 23 60 88,694 2.3
Region Total 73 70 75 218 199,343 3.6
Reg- 8 Central NY
Cayuga 28 23 26 77 62,890 4.1
Cortland 19 11 6 36 39,347 3.0
Madison 20 12 9 41 57,501 2.4
Oneida 116 78 100 294 183,560 5.3
Onondaga 152 125 169 446 364,616 4.1
Oswego 48 40 46 134 94,736 4.7
Region Total 383 289 356 1,028 802,651 4.3
Reg- 9 Southern Tier
Broome 92 94 67 253 158,765 5.3
Chenango 20 12 8 40 38,942 3.4
Delaware 17 14 9 40 38,162 3.5
Tioga 6 7 9 22 39,016 1.9
Tompkins 14 10 15 39 87,469 1.5
Region Total 149 137 108 394 362,354 3.6
Reg- 10 Finger Lakes
Chemung 60 51 66 177 69,070 8.5
Livingston s s s 24 52,380 1.5
Monroe 217 205 184 606 586,903 3.4
Ontario 14 24 20 58 86,022 2.2
Schuyler s s s 15 14,835 3.4
Seneca 6 8 8 22 28,023 2.6
Steuben 28 24 32 84 76,520 3.7
Wayne 22 36 19 77 71,751 3.6
Yates s s s 24 19,346 4.1
Region Total 377 368 342 1,087 1,004,850 3.6
Reg- 11 Western NY
Allegany s s s 9 38,026 0.8*
Cattaraugus 14 14 8 36 60,972 2.0
Chautauqua 26 25 15 66 104,884 2.1
Erie 298 246 236 780 728,962 3.6
Genesee 11 12 16 39 47,032 2.8
Niagara 95 72 64 231 170,235 4.5
Orleans s s s 28 33,652 2.8
Wyoming s s s 27 33,462 2.7
Region Total 469 383 364 1,216 1,217,225 3.3
New York State 11,691 10,328 9,278 31,297 15,411,860 6.8

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

s: Data do not meet reporting criteria

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