Asthma Emergency Department (ED) Visits - Rate per 10,000 Population, Age 18-64

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 99 80 104 283 31,634 29.8
Cattaraugus 280 326 277 883 49,221 59.8
Chautauqua 434 519 584 1,537 83,367 61.5
Erie 2,949 3,307 3,023 9,279 572,560 54.0
Genesee 157 155 139 451 36,400 41.3
Niagara 688 789 656 2,133 135,425 52.5
Orleans 99 91 82 272 27,045 33.5
Wyoming 100 88 78 266 27,683 32.0
Region Total 4,806 5,355 4,943 15,104 963,335 52.3
Reg-2 Finger Lakes
Chemung 399 426 433 1,258 55,187 76.0
Livingston 152 159 172 483 42,796 37.6
Monroe 2,442 2,547 2,571 7,560 469,217 53.7
Ontario 284 303 250 837 66,648 41.9
Schuyler 54 70 66 190 11,712 54.1
Seneca 51 69 61 181 22,098 27.3
Steuben 282 297 317 896 59,892 49.9
Wayne 253 273 193 719 57,540 41.7
Yates 75 101 56 232 14,803 52.2
Region Total 3,992 4,245 4,119 12,356 799,893 51.5
Reg-3 Central New York
Cayuga 229 240 169 638 50,951 41.7
Cortland 143 136 142 421 32,135 43.7
Herkimer 107 127 135 369 38,905 31.6
Jefferson 306 350 367 1,023 75,193 45.3
Lewis 75 83 93 251 16,324 51.3
Madison 180 230 250 660 46,206 47.6
Oneida 829 864 776 2,469 144,852 56.8
Onondaga 1,207 1,181 1,047 3,435 289,210 39.6
Oswego 284 272 259 815 79,117 34.3
St Lawrence 476 487 443 1,406 72,444 64.7
Tompkins 207 192 132 531 74,723 23.7
Region Total 4,043 4,162 3,813 12,018 920,060 43.5
Reg-4 New York-Penn
Broome 641 574 567 1,782 124,402 47.7
Chenango 141 143 174 458 31,130 49.0
Tioga 38 40 25 103 31,266 11.0
Region Total 820 757 766 2,343 186,798 41.8
Reg-5 Northeastern New York
Albany 1,293 1,428 1,236 3,957 198,698 66.4
Clinton 845 687 626 2,158 55,408 129.8
Columbia 188 175 129 492 38,633 42.5
Delaware 83 109 89 281 28,447 32.9
Essex 158 148 114 420 24,454 57.3
Franklin 234 235 215 684 34,094 66.9
Fulton 240 267 211 718 34,473 69.4
Greene 118 112 74 304 31,393 32.3
Hamilton 8 22 8 38 3,012 42.1
Montgomery 242 241 287 770 29,455 87.1
Otsego 84 101 84 269 40,580 22.1
Rensselaer 616 542 577 1,735 102,202 56.6
Saratoga 402 414 390 1,206 141,937 28.3
Schenectady 672 655 676 2,003 94,564 70.6
Schoharie 23 41 52 116 20,662 18.7
Warren 235 230 244 709 41,361 57.1
Washington 187 169 142 498 40,361 41.1
Region Total 5,628 5,576 5,154 16,358 959,734 56.8
Reg-6 Hudson Valley
Dutchess 1,157 1,076 926 3,159 190,200 55.4
Orange 1,699 1,649 1,684 5,032 236,948 70.8
Putnam 173 173 182 528 64,083 27.5
Rockland 541 616 593 1,750 178,961 32.6
Sullivan 316 277 259 852 48,048 59.1
Ulster 562 569 484 1,615 118,969 45.2
Westchester 3,517 3,457 3,270 10,244 587,550 58.1
Region Total 7,965 7,817 7,398 23,180 1,424,759 54.2
Reg-7 New York City
Bronx 18,590 17,644 16,586 52,820 862,413 204.2
Kings 16,962 17,769 18,916 53,647 1,618,882 110.5
New York 11,948 11,719 10,852 34,519 1,148,669 100.2
Queens 7,762 8,586 8,464 24,812 1,496,623 55.3
Richmond 2,077 2,334 2,225 6,636 310,478 71.2
Region Total 57,339 58,052 57,043 172,434 5,437,065 105.7
Reg-8 Nassau-Suffolk
Nassau 2,876 3,123 2,890 8,889 834,440 35.5
Suffolk 4,450 5,057 4,188 13,695 943,067 48.4
Region Total 7,326 8,180 7,078 22,584 1,777,507 42.4
New York State Total 91,919 94,144 90,314 276,377 12,469,151 73.9