Asthma Emergency Department (ED) Visits - Rate per 10,000 Population, Age 0-17

Source: 2008-2010 Emergency Department Data as of April, 2012

  ED Visits Average Population Average
Region/County 2008 2009 2010 Total 2008-2010 Rate
Reg-1 Western New York
Allegany 51 61 38 150 10,238 48.8
Cattaraugus 124 143 162 429 18,322 78.0
Chautauqua 210 275 228 713 28,875 82.3
Erie 1,655 1,971 1,772 5,398 196,792 91.4
Genesee 78 87 58 223 12,885 57.7
Niagara 286 461 315 1,062 46,167 76.7
Orleans 49 72 57 178 9,344 63.5
Wyoming 41 45 42 128 8,454 50.5
Region Total 2,494 3,115 2,672 8,281 331,077 83.4
Reg-2 Finger Lakes
Chemung 120 159 113 392 19,419 67.3
Livingston 95 75 84 254 12,555 67.4
Monroe 1,624 1,752 1,565 4,941 166,062 99.2
Ontario 120 166 130 416 23,425 59.2
Schuyler 31 35 29 95 3,843 82.4
Seneca 35 37 28 100 7,149 46.6
Steuben 113 160 113 386 22,226 57.9
Wayne 127 161 132 420 21,838 64.1
Yates 26 29 34 89 5,895 50.3
Region Total 2,291 2,574 2,228 7,093 282,412 83.7
Reg-3 Central New York
Cayuga 95 92 66 253 16,869 50.0
Cortland 42 28 33 103 10,090 34.0
Herkimer 61 67 86 214 13,685 52.1
Jefferson 156 190 211 557 28,994 64.0
Lewis 28 53 33 114 6,195 61.3
Madison 98 141 130 369 15,148 81.2
Oneida 354 411 409 1,174 49,946 78.4
Onondaga 715 819 724 2,258 104,900 71.8
Oswego 173 123 132 428 27,544 51.8
St Lawrence 201 216 187 604 22,880 88.0
Tompkins 98 89 73 260 16,309 53.1
Region Total 2,021 2,229 2,084 6,334 312,560 67.5
Reg-4 New York-Penn
Broome 244 254 214 712 39,696 59.8
Chenango 57 83 75 215 11,252 63.7
Tioga 19 23 20 62 11,540 17.9
Region Total 320 360 309 989 62,488 52.8
Reg-5 Northeastern New York
Albany 585 764 629 1,978 60,163 109.6
Clinton 154 157 112 423 15,443 91.3
Columbia 79 101 81 261 12,681 68.6
Delaware 42 61 71 174 9,052 64.1
Essex 71 53 43 167 7,173 77.6
Franklin 75 99 78 252 9,846 85.3
Fulton 99 119 105 323 11,962 90.0
Greene 48 60 42 150 9,707 51.5
Hamilton 0 20 6 26 812 106.7
Montgomery 106 103 106 315 11,346 92.5
Otsego 29 34 36 99 11,411 28.9
Rensselaer 313 433 315 1,061 33,516 105.5
Saratoga 213 218 230 661 48,475 45.5
Schenectady 315 308 347 970 34,845 92.8
Schoharie 23 18 23 64 6,404 33.3
Warren 70 79 75 224 13,226 56.5
Washington 67 69 75 211 12,968 54.2
Region Total 2,289 2,696 2,374 7,359 309,030 79.4
Reg-6 Hudson Valley
Dutchess 450 432 319 1,201 65,504 61.1
Orange 708 836 712 2,256 101,974 73.7
Putnam 96 93 93 282 23,400 40.2
Rockland 267 406 433 1,106 83,407 44.2
Sullivan 145 137 129 411 17,274 79.3
Ulster 226 228 224 678 36,711 61.6
Westchester 1,983 2,091 2,132 6,206 228,686 90.5
Region Total 3,875 4,223 4,042 12,140 556,956 72.7
Reg-7 New York City
Bronx 14,309 13,402 13,818 41,529 381,858 362.5
Kings 11,616 12,710 12,794 37,120 623,212 198.5
New York 7,676 7,419 7,037 22,132 257,210 286.8
Queens 7,428 8,889 8,224 24,541 482,526 169.5
Richmond 1,143 1,285 1,241 3,669 112,176 109.0
Region Total 42,172 43,705 43,114 128,991 1,856,982 231.5
Reg-8 Nassau-Suffolk
Nassau 2,106 2,539 2,316 6,961 310,360 74.8
Suffolk 2,865 3,444 2,896 9,205 363,813 84.3
Region Total 4,971 5,983 5,212 16,166 674,173 79.9
New York State Total 60,433 64,885 62,035 187,353 4,385,678 142.4