Homicide mortality rate per 100,000

Source:2012-2014 Vital Statistics Data as of May, 2016

Adjusted Rates Are Age Adjusted to The 2000 United States Population

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  Deaths Average population Crude Adjusted
Region/County 2012 2013 2014 Total 2012-2014 Rate Rate
Reg- 1 Long Island
Nassau 38 27 21 86 1,353,335 2.1 2.3
Suffolk 27 34 30 91 1,500,660 2.0 2.1
Region Total 65 61 51 177 2,853,995 2.1 2.2
Reg- 2 New York City
Bronx 116 79 110 305 1,421,788 7.2 6.8
Kings 141 138 122 401 2,593,192 5.2 5.0
New York 53 38 34 125 1,627,172 2.6 2.5
Queens 84 64 70 218 2,296,842 3.2 3.1
Richmond 13 8 16 37 472,209 2.6 2.8
Region Total 407 327 352 1,086 8,411,204 4.3 4.1
Reg- 3 Mid-Hudson
Dutchess 4 16 5 25 296,939 2.8 3.0
Orange 16 13 9 38 375,401 3.4 3.6
Putnam 0 0 0 0 99,580 0.0* 0.0*
Rockland 2 6 3 11 320,842 1.1 1.1
Sullivan 0 1 3 4 76,467 1.7* 1.7*
Ulster 2 4 4 10 181,078 1.8 2.0
Westchester 19 12 17 48 967,702 1.7 1.7
Region Total 43 52 41 136 2,318,009 2.0 2.0
Reg- 4 Capital Region
Albany 8 10 12 30 306,857 3.3 3.4
Columbia 0 0 0 0 62,288 0.0* 0.0*
Greene 0 1 1 2 48,365 1.4* 1.5*
Rensselaer 8 3 8 19 159,842 4.0 4.0
Saratoga 4 1 2 7 223,640 1.0* 1.0*
Schenectady 6 10 6 22 155,397 4.7 4.9
Region Total 26 25 29 80 956,389 2.8 2.9
Reg- 5 Mohawk Valley
Fulton 0 1 0 1 54,539 0.6* 0.4*
Herkimer 0 4 0 4 64,144 2.1* 1.4*
Montgomery 5 0 0 5 49,872 3.3* 3.5*
Otsego 0 1 0 1 61,507 0.5* 0.3*
Schoharie 0 0 0 0 31,836 0.0* 0.0*
Region Total 5 6 0 11 261,898 1.4 1.2
Reg- 6 North Country
Clinton 2 0 3 5 81,626 2.0* 2.0*
Essex 1 1 0 2 38,801 1.7* 1.0*
Franklin 2 0 0 2 51,582 1.3* 1.2*
Hamilton 0 0 1 1 4,755 7.0* 12.1*
Warren 2 1 0 3 65,283 1.5* 1.8*
Washington 3 1 0 4 62,800 2.1* 2.5*
Region Total 10 3 4 17 304,846 1.9 2.0
Reg- 7 Tug Hill Seaway
Jefferson 2 2 1 5 119,623 1.4* 1.1*
Lewis 0 1 0 1 27,198 1.2* 1.5*
St. Lawrence 0 1 1 2 111,865 0.6* 0.6*
Region Total 2 4 2 8 258,686 1.0* 1.0*
Reg- 8 Central NY
Cayuga 1 1 0 2 79,284 0.8* 1.2*
Cortland 1 0 0 1 49,158 0.7* 0.7*
Madison 0 1 2 3 72,378 1.4* 1.4*
Oneida 4 12 8 24 233,337 3.4 3.7
Onondaga 13 29 19 61 467,812 4.3 4.5
Oswego 0 1 1 2 121,259 0.5* 0.6*
Region Total 19 44 30 93 1,023,228 3.0 3.2
Reg- 9 Southern Tier
Broome 8 8 3 19 197,648 3.2 3.4
Chenango 0 3 2 5 49,621 3.4* 4.5*
Delaware 1 1 0 2 46,860 1.4* 1.1*
Tioga 0 1 0 1 50,197 0.7* 1.0*
Tompkins 0 0 1 1 103,621 0.3* 0.2*
Region Total 9 13 6 28 447,946 2.1 2.3
Reg- 10 Finger Lakes
Chemung 5 1 2 8 88,396 3.0* 3.0*
Livingston 1 0 1 2 64,700 1.0* 1.0*
Monroe 39 49 36 124 749,092 5.5 5.5
Ontario 0 1 2 3 109,110 0.9* 1.1*
Schuyler 2 0 0 2 18,484 3.6* 4.4*
Seneca 0 1 0 1 35,199 0.9* 0.6*
Steuben 0 2 0 2 98,702 0.7* 0.8*
Wayne 0 2 1 3 92,495 1.1* 1.2*
Yates 0 0 0 0 25,236 0.0* 0.0*
Region Total 47 56 42 145 1,281,415 3.8 3.8
Reg- 11 Western NY
Allegany 2 0 1 3 48,067 2.1* 2.5*
Cattaraugus 1 0 2 3 78,983 1.3* 1.0*
Chautauqua 3 2 1 6 132,891 1.5* 1.4*
Erie 59 58 67 184 920,596 6.7 7.0
Genesee 0 0 0 0 59,531 0.0* 0.0*
Niagara 5 5 8 18 214,299 2.8 3.1
Orleans 0 1 3 4 42,352 3.1* 2.9*
Wyoming 0 0 0 0 41,537 0.0* 0.0*
Region Total 70 66 82 218 1,538,256 4.7 5.0
New York State 703 657 639 1,999 19,655,872 3.4 3.4

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

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