Asthma emergency department visit rate per 10,000 - Aged 65 years or older

Source: 2012-2014 SPARCS Data as of February 2016

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  ED Visits Average Population Crude
Region/County 2012 2013 2014 Total 2012-2014 Rate
Reg- 1 Long Island
Nassau 438 480 461 1,379 218,121 21.1
Suffolk 427 396 404 1,227 223,154 18.3
Region Total 865 876 865 2,606 441,275 19.7
Reg- 2 New York City
Bronx 1,592 1,722 1,696 5,010 157,868 105.8
Kings 2,143 2,248 2,110 6,501 309,636 70.0
New York 1,387 1,321 1,452 4,160 230,471 60.2
Queens 1,074 1,060 1,147 3,281 308,073 35.5
Richmond 197 169 169 535 66,742 26.7
Region Total 6,393 6,520 6,574 19,487 1,072,790 60.5
Reg- 3 Mid-Hudson
Dutchess 91 64 91 246 44,547 18.4
Orange 106 137 134 377 45,694 27.5
Putnam 20 30 43 93 14,208 21.8
Rockland 108 130 133 371 46,685 26.5
Sullivan 25 19 31 75 12,442 20.1
Ulster 56 54 74 184 30,392 20.2
Westchester 377 379 340 1,096 149,245 24.5
Region Total 783 813 846 2,442 343,212 23.7
Reg- 4 Capital Region
Albany 75 93 81 249 45,885 18.1
Columbia 10 11 10 31 12,606 8.2
Greene 10 6 13 29 9,345 10.3
Rensselaer 34 37 41 112 23,606 15.8
Saratoga 46 50 38 134 34,210 13.1
Schenectady 38 40 34 112 23,904 15.6
Region Total 213 237 217 667 149,556 14.9
Reg- 5 Mohawk Valley
Fulton 36 17 28 81 9,546 28.3
Herkimer 18 22 16 56 11,785 15.8
Montgomery 42 25 53 120 8,655 46.2
Otsego 15 10 6 31 11,094 9.3
Schoharie s s s 11 5,767 6.4
Region Total 116 79 104 299 46,848 21.3
Reg- 6 North Country
Clinton 37 35 40 112 12,048 31.0
Essex 33 20 11 64 7,944 26.9
Franklin 21 19 19 59 7,439 26.4
Hamilton s s s 7 1,231 19.0*
Warren 24 15 15 54 12,503 14.4
Washington 18 12 10 40 10,611 12.6
Region Total 136 104 96 336 51,775 21.6
Reg- 7 Tug Hill Seaway
Jefferson 16 34 32 82 14,167 19.3
Lewis s s s 14 4,406 10.6
St. Lawrence 47 30 20 97 16,709 19.4
Region Total 69 67 57 193 35,282 18.2
Reg- 8 Central NY
Cayuga 46 28 20 94 13,186 23.8
Cortland 11 12 11 34 7,132 15.9
Madison 17 10 19 46 11,164 13.7
Oneida 74 81 55 210 39,962 17.5
Onondaga 76 92 93 261 70,041 12.4
Oswego 12 11 8 31 16,973 6.1
Region Total 236 234 206 676 158,458 14.2
Reg- 9 Southern Tier
Broome 83 76 64 223 34,201 21.7
Chenango 19 19 13 51 9,107 18.7
Delaware 9 13 17 39 10,023 13.0
Tioga s s s 21 8,729 8.0
Tompkins 16 12 8 36 12,310 9.7
Region Total 134 123 113 370 74,371 16.6
Reg- 10 Finger Lakes
Chemung 28 23 24 75 14,674 17.0
Livingston 24 24 17 65 9,861 22.0
Monroe 201 184 233 618 112,954 18.2
Ontario 22 23 24 69 18,704 12.3
Schuyler s s s 17 3,435 16.5
Seneca s s s 18 5,943 10.1
Steuben 40 33 35 108 16,867 21.3
Wayne 21 16 18 55 14,800 12.4
Yates s s s 10 4,516 7.4
Region Total 355 314 366 1,035 201,754 17.1
Reg- 11 Western NY
Allegany 18 17 29 64 7,944 26.9
Cattaraugus 26 31 29 86 13,116 21.9
Chautauqua 43 42 37 122 23,502 17.3
Erie 282 314 327 923 150,288 20.5
Genesee 7 15 7 29 9,983 9.7
Niagara 46 43 54 143 36,355 13.1
Orleans s s s 32 6,651 16.0
Wyoming s s s 24 6,222 12.9
Region Total 430 486 507 1,423 254,061 18.7
New York State 9,730 9,853 9,951 29,534 2,829,382 34.8

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

s: Data do not meet reporting criteria