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

Source: 2010-2012 SPARCS Data as of November 2013

(Click on a county name for trend graph data)

  ED Visits Average Population Crude
Region/County 2010 2011 2012 Total 2010-2012 Rate
Reg- 1 Western New York
Allegany 9 22 21 52 7,576 22.9
Cattaraugus 39 31 23 93 12,568 24.7
Chautauqua 42 51 43 136 22,683 20.0
Erie 259 275 282 816 145,702 18.7
Genesee 7 9 7 23 9,583 8.0
Niagara 53 48 46 147 34,899 14.0
Orleans s s s 19 6,296 10.1
Wyoming s s s 35 5,885 19.8
Region Total 431 460 430 1,321 245,193 18.0
Reg- 2 Finger Lakes
Chemung 33 27 28 88 14,084 20.8
Livingston 19 20 24 63 9,226 22.8
Monroe 191 178 203 572 106,373 17.9
Ontario 24 21 22 67 17,252 12.9
Schuyler 8 8 10 26 3,179 27.3
Seneca s s s 17 5,597 10.1
Steuben 38 39 40 117 16,066 24.3
Wayne 14 16 21 51 13,847 12.3
Yates s s s 14 4,328 10.8
Region Total 337 321 357 1,015 189,953 17.8
Reg- 3 Central New York
Cayuga 16 11 46 73 12,487 19.5
Cortland 11 14 11 36 6,664 18.0
Herkimer 21 17 18 56 11,052 16.9
Jefferson 25 20 16 61 13,325 15.3
Lewis s s s 17 4,147 13.7
Madison 28 25 17 70 10,515 22.2
Oneida 98 89 74 261 38,676 22.5
Onondaga 88 86 76 250 66,704 12.5
Oswego 10 19 12 41 15,858 8.6
St. Lawrence 43 50 47 140 15,866 29.4
Tompkins 15 22 16 53 11,324 15.6
Region Total 361 359 338 1,058 206,617 17.1
Reg- 4 New York-Penn
Broome 55 81 83 219 33,241 22.0
Chenango 13 10 19 42 8,596 16.3
Tioga s s s 22 8,236 8.9
Region Total 78 96 109 283 50,073 18.8
Reg- 5 Northeastern New York
Albany 91 68 74 233 43,167 18.0
Clinton 37 29 37 103 11,262 30.5
Columbia 6 8 10 24 11,791 6.8
Delaware 17 14 8 39 9,545 13.6
Essex 17 9 33 59 7,382 26.6
Franklin 11 8 21 40 7,040 18.9
Fulton 22 14 34 70 9,093 25.7
Greene 11 11 10 32 8,749 12.2
Hamilton s s s 7 1,161 20.1*
Montgomery 21 26 42 89 8,387 35.4
Otsego s s s 28 10,566 8.8
Rensselaer 38 48 36 122 22,090 18.4
Saratoga 50 48 43 141 31,274 15.0
Schenectady 22 26 38 86 23,304 12.3
Schoharie s s s 9 5,372 5.6*
Warren 18 32 24 74 11,620 21.2
Washington 17 9 18 44 9,981 14.7
Region Total 385 363 452 1,200 231,784 17.3
Reg- 6 Hudson Valley
Dutchess 57 93 91 241 41,547 19.3
Orange 90 125 106 321 42,482 25.2
Putnam 18 20 20 58 13,035 14.8
Rockland 75 96 108 279 43,388 21.4
Sullivan 12 9 23 44 11,734 12.5
Ulster 32 58 52 142 28,131 16.8
Westchester 300 325 377 1,002 142,201 23.5
Region Total 584 726 777 2,087 322,518 21.6
Reg- 7 New York City
Bronx 1,353 1,434 1,583 4,370 149,763 97.3
Kings 1,761 2,138 2,136 6,035 293,557 68.5
New York 1,177 1,376 1,388 3,941 219,483 59.9
Queens 953 1,012 1,066 3,031 292,437 34.5
Richmond 98 152 182 432 61,651 23.4
Region Total 5,342 6,112 6,355 17,809 1,016,889 58.4
Reg- 8 Nassau-Suffolk
Nassau 425 422 437 1,284 208,288 20.5
Suffolk 380 414 427 1,221 208,755 19.5
Region Total 805 836 864 2,505 417,043 20.0
New York State 8,323 9,273 9,682 27,278 2,680,070 33.9

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

s: Data do not meet reporting criteria

Please Note

Some documents on this page are saved in the Portable Document Format (PDF). If it's not already on your computer, you'll need to download the latest free version of Adobe Reader.