Asthma hospitalization rate per 10,000 - Aged 65 years or older

Source: 2011-2013 SPARCS Data as of January 2015

(Click on a county name for trend graph data)

  Discharges Average Population Crude
Region/County 2011 2012 2013 Total 2011-2013 Rate
Reg- 1 Long Island
Nassau 598 551 515 1,664 212,789 26.1
Suffolk 501 470 485 1,456 215,996 22.5
Region Total 1,099 1,021 1,000 3,120 428,784 24.3
Reg- 2 New York City
Bronx 1,380 1,293 1,186 3,859 153,796 83.6
Kings 1,741 1,668 1,666 5,075 301,083 56.2
New York 964 920 882 2,766 225,117 41.0
Queens 1,018 951 956 2,925 299,790 32.5
Richmond 221 205 181 607 64,112 31.6
Region Total 5,324 5,037 4,871 15,232 1,043,899 48.6
Reg- 3 Mid-Hudson
Dutchess 70 68 54 192 43,008 14.9
Orange 114 86 104 304 44,064 23.0
Putnam 29 15 24 68 13,642 16.6
Rockland 158 140 141 439 45,018 32.5
Sullivan 6 8 8 22 12,065 6.1
Ulster 40 49 56 145 29,272 16.5
Westchester 335 319 376 1,030 145,693 23.6
Region Total 752 685 763 2,200 332,763 22.0
Reg- 4 Capital Region
Albany 81 76 85 242 44,356 18.2
Columbia 8 11 11 30 12,185 8.2
Greene s s s 20 9,039 7.4
Rensselaer 39 28 34 101 22,752 14.8
Saratoga 38 28 28 94 32,668 9.6
Schenectady 19 20 23 62 23,591 8.8
Region Total 192 171 186 549 144,591 12.7
Reg- 5 Mohawk Valley
Fulton 21 17 11 49 9,305 17.6
Herkimer 19 24 20 63 11,369 18.5
Montgomery s s s 34 8,496 13.3
Otsego 15 12 11 38 10,823 11.7
Schoharie s s s 12 5,560 7.2
Region Total 77 62 57 196 45,554 14.3
Reg- 6 North Country
Clinton 38 26 24 88 11,626 25.2
Essex s s s 18 7,653 7.8
Franklin 9 7 10 26 7,236 12.0
Hamilton s s s s 1,195 s
Warren 20 18 17 55 12,064 15.2
Washington 13 20 10 43 10,339 13.9
Region Total 91 79 65 235 50,113 15.6
Reg- 7 Tug Hill Seaway
Jefferson 11 6 13 30 13,718 7.3
Lewis s s s 13 4,254 10.2
St. Lawrence 30 22 17 69 16,263 14.1
Region Total 46 33 33 112 34,235 10.9
Reg- 8 Central NY
Cayuga 26 19 13 58 12,811 15.1
Cortland s s s 15 6,876 7.3
Madison 22 14 14 50 10,832 15.4
Oneida 117 114 91 322 39,270 27.3
Onondaga 78 75 79 232 68,223 11.3
Oswego 6 11 13 30 16,385 6.1
Region Total 257 236 214 707 154,398 15.3
Reg- 9 Southern Tier
Broome 55 42 51 148 33,693 14.6
Chenango 10 9 17 36 8,834 13.6
Delaware 15 7 10 32 9,764 10.9
Tioga s s s 11 8,476 4.3
Tompkins s s s 18 11,782 5.1
Region Total 94 68 83 245 72,548 11.3
Reg- 10 Finger Lakes
Chemung 22 24 30 76 14,349 17.7
Livingston 10 13 13 36 9,526 12.6
Monroe 146 147 142 435 109,486 13.2
Ontario 13 12 11 36 17,954 6.7
Schuyler 8 11 8 27 3,288 27.4
Seneca s s s 6 5,755 3.5*
Steuben 11 11 22 44 16,453 8.9
Wayne 21 12 13 46 14,327 10.7
Yates s s s 7 4,418 5.3*
Region Total 236 235 242 713 195,556 12.2
Reg- 11 Western NY
Allegany s s s 27 7,746 11.6
Cattaraugus 20 6 20 46 12,800 12.0
Chautauqua 21 28 28 77 23,060 11.1
Erie 202 209 203 614 147,676 13.9
Genesee s s s 23 9,778 7.8
Niagara 36 33 35 104 35,572 9.7
Orleans s s s 30 6,461 15.5
Wyoming 21 21 16 58 6,049 32.0
Region Total 323 315 341 979 249,142 13.1
New York State 8,491 7,942 7,855 24,288 2,751,582 29.4

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

s: Data do not meet reporting criteria