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

Source: 2009-2011 SPARCS Data as of February, 2013

(Click on a county name for trend graph data)

  ED Visits Average Population Crude
Region/County 2009 2010 2011 Total 2009-2011 Rate
Reg- 1 Western New York
Allegany 9 9 22 40 7,384 18.1
Cattaraugus 29 39 31 99 12,474 26.5
Chautauqua 52 42 51 145 22,228 21.7
Erie 263 259 275 797 144,395 18.4
Genesee 11 7 9 27 9,459 9.5
Niagara 58 53 48 159 34,127 15.5
Orleans s s s 30 6,135 16.3
Wyoming 12 11 19 42 5,701 24.6
Region Total 448 431 460 1,339 241,902 18.5
Reg- 2 Finger Lakes
Chemung 43 33 27 103 13,885 24.7
Livingston 19 19 20 58 8,798 22.0
Monroe 177 191 177 545 103,698 17.5
Ontario 25 24 21 70 16,619 14.0
Schuyler 10 8 8 26 3,120 27.8
Seneca s s s 19 5,391 11.7
Steuben 37 38 39 114 15,555 24.4
Wayne 20 14 16 50 13,309 12.5
Yates s s s 15 4,212 11.9
Region Total 343 337 320 1,000 184,586 18.1
Reg- 3 Central New York
Cayuga 19 16 11 46 12,155 12.6
Cortland 7 11 14 32 6,433 16.6
Herkimer 10 21 17 48 10,622 15.1
Jefferson 10 25 20 55 13,370 13.7
Lewis s s s 15 4,013 12.5
Madison 18 28 25 71 10,100 23.4
Oneida 86 98 89 273 38,125 23.9
Onondaga 69 88 86 243 65,360 12.4
Oswego 11 10 19 40 15,352 8.7
St. Lawrence 23 43 50 116 15,375 25.1
Tompkins 13 15 22 50 10,907 15.3
Region Total 269 361 359 989 201,812 16.3
Reg- 4 New York-Penn
Broome 42 55 81 178 32,795 18.1
Chenango 8 13 10 31 8,419 12.3
Tioga s s s 18 7,945 7.6
Region Total 53 78 96 227 49,159 15.4
Reg- 5 Northeastern New York
Albany 97 91 68 256 41,940 20.3
Clinton 30 37 29 96 11,072 28.9
Columbia 6 6 8 20 11,314 5.9
Delaware s s s 35 9,199 12.7
Essex 16 17 9 42 6,936 20.2
Franklin 14 11 8 33 6,930 15.9
Fulton 18 22 14 54 8,923 20.2
Greene 12 11 11 34 8,318 13.6
Hamilton s s s s 1,117 s
Montgomery 19 21 26 66 8,349 26.3
Otsego s s s 21 10,258 6.8
Rensselaer 45 38 48 131 21,508 20.3
Saratoga 37 50 48 135 29,954 15.0
Schenectady 37 22 26 85 23,342 12.1
Schoharie s s s 7 5,127 4.6*
Warren 27 18 32 77 11,462 22.4
Washington 11 17 9 37 9,769 12.6
Region Total 384 385 363 1,132 225,519 16.7
Reg- 6 Hudson Valley
Dutchess 68 57 93 218 40,165 18.1
Orange 91 90 125 306 41,124 24.8
Putnam 9 18 20 47 12,424 12.6
Rockland 71 75 96 242 42,046 19.2
Sullivan 17 12 9 38 11,372 11.1
Ulster 30 32 58 120 27,068 14.8
Westchester 279 300 325 904 138,652 21.7
Region Total 565 584 726 1,875 312,850 20.0
Reg- 7 New York City
Bronx 1,362 1,353 1,434 4,149 147,588 93.7
Kings 1,638 1,761 2,138 5,537 293,214 62.9
New York 1,313 1,177 1,376 3,866 213,545 60.3
Queens 949 953 1,012 2,914 292,646 33.2
Richmond 122 98 152 372 60,644 20.4
Region Total 5,384 5,342 6,112 16,838 1,007,636 55.7
Reg- 8 Nassau-Suffolk
Nassau 390 425 422 1,237 206,152 20.0
Suffolk 408 380 414 1,202 204,514 19.6
Region Total 798 805 836 2,439 410,666 19.8
New York State 8,244 8,323 9,272 25,839 2,634,131 32.7

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

s: Data do not meet reporting criteria

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