Homicide mortality rate per 100,000

Source:2011-2013 Vital Statistics Data as of February, 2015

Adjusted Rates Are Age Adjusted to The 2000 United States Population

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  Deaths Average population Crude Adjusted
Region/County 2011 2012 2013 Total 2011-2013 Rate Rate
Reg- 1 Long Island
Nassau 26 38 27 91 1,348,605 2.2 2.4
Suffolk 43 27 34 104 1,499,276 2.3 2.4
Region Total 69 65 61 195 2,847,881 2.3 2.4
Reg- 2 New York City
Bronx 143 116 79 338 1,406,403 8.0 7.6
Kings 193 141 138 472 2,563,476 6.1 5.9
New York 71 53 38 162 1,615,732 3.3 3.2
Queens 88 84 64 236 2,272,265 3.5 3.3
Richmond 15 13 8 36 471,272 2.5 2.6
Region Total 510 407 327 1,244 8,329,148 5.0 4.8
Reg- 3 Mid-Hudson
Dutchess 3 4 16 23 297,412 2.6 2.7
Orange 7 16 13 36 374,992 3.2 3.4
Putnam 0 0 0 0 99,728 0.0* 0.0*
Rockland 3 2 6 11 317,939 1.2 1.2
Sullivan 3 0 1 4 76,786 1.7* 2.0*
Ulster 2 2 4 8 181,746 1.5* 1.6*
Westchester 29 19 12 60 962,124 2.1 2.2
Region Total 47 43 52 142 2,310,727 2.0 2.2
Reg- 4 Capital Region
Albany 6 8 10 24 305,322 2.6 2.6
Columbia 1 0 0 1 62,431 0.5* 0.3*
Greene 1 0 1 2 48,694 1.4* 1.8*
Rensselaer 2 8 3 13 159,716 2.7 2.7
Saratoga 2 4 1 7 222,293 1.0* 1.1*
Schenectady 4 6 10 20 155,172 4.3 4.4
Region Total 16 26 25 67 953,627 2.3 2.4
Reg- 5 Mohawk Valley
Fulton 0 0 1 1 54,897 0.6* 0.4*
Herkimer 2 0 4 6 64,283 3.1* 2.5*
Montgomery 1 5 0 6 49,918 4.0* 4.2*
Otsego 1 0 1 2 61,770 1.1* 0.7*
Schoharie 0 0 0 0 32,174 0.0* 0.0*
Region Total 4 5 6 15 263,041 1.9 1.7
Reg- 6 North Country
Clinton 2 2 0 4 81,730 1.6* 1.8*
Essex 0 1 1 2 38,968 1.7* 1.0*
Franklin 1 2 0 3 51,678 1.9* 1.7*
Hamilton 0 0 0 0 4,781 0.0* 0.0*
Warren 1 2 1 4 65,569 2.0* 2.2*
Washington 2 3 1 6 63,064 3.2* 3.9*
Region Total 6 10 3 19 305,790 2.1 2.2
Reg- 7 Tug Hill Seaway
Jefferson 3 2 2 7 119,225 2.0* 1.7*
Lewis 2 0 1 3 27,148 3.7* 3.3*
St. Lawrence 2 0 1 3 111,962 0.9* 1.1*
Region Total 7 2 4 13 258,335 1.7 1.7
Reg- 8 Central NY
Cayuga 3 1 1 5 79,589 2.1* 2.3*
Cortland 0 1 0 1 49,271 0.7* 0.7*
Madison 1 0 1 2 72,710 0.9* 0.8*
Oneida 8 4 12 24 233,809 3.4 3.6
Onondaga 21 13 29 63 467,400 4.5 4.5
Oswego 1 0 1 2 121,698 0.5* 0.6*
Region Total 34 19 44 97 1,024,476 3.2 3.2
Reg- 9 Southern Tier
Broome 2 8 8 18 198,208 3.0 3.2
Chenango 1 0 3 4 49,851 2.7* 3.6*
Delaware 1 1 1 3 47,186 2.1* 1.7*
Tioga 0 0 1 1 50,588 0.7* 0.9*
Tompkins 1 0 0 1 102,631 0.3* 0.1*
Region Total 5 9 13 27 448,465 2.0 2.1
Reg- 10 Finger Lakes
Chemung 1 5 1 7 88,752 2.6* 2.7*
Livingston 1 1 0 2 64,862 1.0* 1.1*
Monroe 44 39 49 132 747,681 5.9 5.8
Ontario 1 0 1 2 108,716 0.6* 0.8*
Schuyler 0 2 0 2 18,445 3.6* 4.4*
Seneca 1 0 1 2 35,304 1.9* 1.4*
Steuben 3 0 2 5 98,915 1.7* 2.0*
Wayne 1 0 2 3 92,957 1.1* 1.2*
Yates 0 0 0 0 25,318 0.0* 0.0*
Region Total 52 47 56 155 1,280,950 4.0 4.1
Reg- 11 Western NY
Allegany 0 2 0 2 48,415 1.4* 1.4*
Cattaraugus 1 1 0 2 79,394 0.8* 0.5*
Chautauqua 2 3 2 7 133,662 1.7* 1.6*
Erie 44 59 58 161 918,993 5.8 6.1
Genesee 0 0 0 0 59,808 0.0* 0.0*
Niagara 3 5 5 13 215,128 2.0 2.3
Orleans 3 0 1 4 42,564 3.1* 3.0*
Wyoming 0 0 0 0 41,789 0.0* 0.0*
Region Total 53 70 66 189 1,539,754 4.1 4.3
New York State 803 703 657 2,163 19,562,195 3.7 3.7

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

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