Otitis media hospitalization rate per 10,000 - Aged 0-4 years

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

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  Discharges Average population (aged 0-4) Crude
Region/County 2011 2012 2013 Total 2011-2013 Rate
Reg- 1 Long Island
Nassau 12 16 17 45 73,043 2.1
Suffolk 36 21 25 82 83,097 3.3
Region Total 48 37 42 127 156,140 2.7
Reg- 2 New York City
Bronx 31 39 30 100 107,399 3.1
Kings 83 63 58 204 187,774 3.6
New York 16 20 14 50 82,634 2.0
Queens 46 43 45 134 139,164 3.2
Richmond 8 8 7 23 28,038 2.7
Region Total 184 173 154 511 545,009 3.1
Reg- 3 Mid-Hudson
Dutchess s s s 12 14,606 2.7
Orange s s s 12 25,391 1.6
Putnam s s s s 4,749 s
Rockland s s s 15 24,043 2.1
Sullivan s s s s 4,390 s
Ulster s s s 7 8,484 2.8*
Westchester 14 9 9 32 56,059 1.9
Region Total 34 27 21 82 137,722 2.0
Reg- 4 Capital Region
Albany s s s 10 15,064 2.2
Columbia s s s s 2,804 s
Greene s s s s 2,216 s
Rensselaer s s s 13 8,740 5.0
Saratoga s s s 6 11,672 1.7*
Schenectady s s s s 9,039 s
Region Total 12 12 11 35 49,535 2.4
Reg- 5 Mohawk Valley
Fulton s s s s 2,916 s
Herkimer s s s s 3,430 s
Montgomery s s s s 3,019 s
Otsego 0 0 0 0 2,591 0.0*
Schoharie 0 0 0 0 1,523 0.0*
Region Total s s s s 13,478 s
Reg- 6 North Country
Clinton s s s s 3,971 s
Essex s s s s 1,703 s
Franklin s s s s 2,718 s
Hamilton 0 0 0 0 158 0.0*
Warren s s s s 3,182 s
Washington s s s 8 3,186 8.4*
Region Total s s s 14 14,918 3.1
Reg- 7 Tug Hill Seaway
Jefferson s s s s 10,063 s
Lewis 0 0 0 0 1,722 0.0*
St. Lawrence s s s s 6,229 s
Region Total s s s 8 18,014 1.5*
Reg- 8 Central NY
Cayuga s s s s 4,153 s
Cortland s s s s 2,572 s
Madison 0 0 0 0 3,530 0.0*
Oneida s s s 6 13,222 1.5*
Onondaga s s s 15 27,012 1.9
Oswego s s s s 6,861 s
Region Total 12 7 7 26 57,350 1.5
Reg- 9 Southern Tier
Broome s s s 13 10,035 4.3
Chenango 0 0 0 0 2,666 0.0*
Delaware 0 0 0 0 2,325 0.0*
Tioga 0 0 0 0 2,748 0.0*
Tompkins 0 0 0 0 4,304 0.0*
Region Total s s s 13 22,077 2.0
Reg- 10 Finger Lakes
Chemung s s s s 5,191 s
Livingston 0 0 0 0 3,006 0.0*
Monroe s s s 15 42,671 1.2
Ontario s s s s 5,489 s
Schuyler s s s s 875 s
Seneca 0 0 0 0 1,912 0.0*
Steuben s s s s 5,650 s
Wayne s s s s 5,296 s
Yates 0 0 0 0 1,597 0.0*
Region Total 15 6 6 27 71,687 1.3
Reg- 11 Western NY
Allegany s s s s 2,573 s
Cattaraugus s s s s 4,767 s
Chautauqua s s s s 7,273 s
Erie s s s 19 48,788 1.3
Genesee 0 0 0 0 3,241 0.0*
Niagara s s s s 11,349 s
Orleans 0 0 0 0 2,158 0.0*
Wyoming s s s s 2,052 s
Region Total 16 7 9 32 82,201 1.3
New York State 342 280 257 879 1,168,131 2.5

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

s: Data do not meet reporting criteria

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