Asthma Hospital Discharges - Rate per 10,000 Population, Age 18-64

Source: 2008-2010 SPARCS Data as of April, 2012

  Discharges Average Population Average
Region/County 2008 2009 2010 Total 2008-2010 Rate
Reg-1 Western New York
Allegany 21 25 22 68 31,634 7.2
Cattaraugus 23 35 33 91 49,221 6.2
Chautauqua 60 61 60 181 83,367 7.2
Erie 502 557 465 1,524 572,560 8.9
Genesee 34 27 30 91 36,400 8.3
Niagara 138 164 98 400 135,425 9.8
Orleans 18 14 15 47 27,045 5.8
Wyoming 32 20 24 76 27,683 9.2
Region Total 828 903 747 2,478 963,335 8.6
Reg-2 Finger Lakes
Chemung 42 56 67 165 55,187 10.0
Livingston 15 25 16 56 42,796 4.4
Monroe 483 562 466 1,511 469,217 10.7
Ontario 34 46 34 114 66,648 5.7
Schuyler 3 7 10 20 11,712 5.7
Seneca 6 6 11 23 22,098 3.5
Steuben 66 51 36 153 59,892 8.5
Wayne 38 47 47 132 57,540 7.6
Yates 5 17 3 25 14,803 5.6
Region Total 692 817 690 2,199 799,893 9.2
Reg-3 Central New York
Cayuga 40 45 50 135 50,951 8.8
Cortland 32 21 18 71 32,135 7.4
Herkimer 32 23 28 83 38,905 7.1
Jefferson 27 22 23 72 75,193 3.2
Lewis 12 7 14 33 16,324 6.7
Madison 29 30 29 88 46,206 6.3
Oneida 185 215 156 556 144,852 12.8
Onondaga 164 205 200 569 289,210 6.6
Oswego 52 63 54 169 79,117 7.1
St Lawrence 73 87 69 229 72,444 10.5
Tompkins 24 23 7 54 74,723 2.4
Region Total 670 741 648 2,059 920,060 7.5
Reg-4 New York-Penn
Broome 119 113 93 325 124,402 8.7
Chenango 20 20 25 65 31,130 7.0
Tioga 5 7 3 15 31,266 1.6
Region Total 144 140 121 405 186,798 7.2
Reg-5 Northeastern New York
Albany 164 236 225 625 198,698 10.5
Clinton 49 67 81 197 55,408 11.9
Columbia 25 35 29 89 38,633 7.7
Delaware 24 28 15 67 28,447 7.9
Essex 13 13 17 43 24,454 5.9
Franklin 39 48 47 134 34,094 13.1
Fulton 44 57 38 139 34,473 13.4
Greene 36 23 19 78 31,393 8.3
Hamilton 1 1 1 3 3,012 3.3
Montgomery 25 18 22 65 29,455 7.4
Otsego 30 46 17 93 40,580 7.6
Rensselaer 121 137 103 361 102,202 11.8
Saratoga 88 101 74 263 141,937 6.2
Schenectady 92 99 89 280 94,564 9.9
Schoharie 16 18 6 40 20,662 6.5
Warren 54 56 58 168 41,361 13.5
Washington 51 60 53 164 40,361 13.5
Region Total 872 1,043 894 2,809 959,734 9.8
Reg-6 Hudson Valley
Dutchess 161 178 121 460 190,200 8.1
Orange 236 273 238 747 236,948 10.5
Putnam 53 54 34 141 64,083 7.3
Rockland 174 202 145 521 178,961 9.7
Sullivan 59 79 28 166 48,048 11.5
Ulster 124 146 92 362 118,969 10.1
Westchester 647 546 473 1,666 587,550 9.5
Region Total 1,454 1,478 1,131 4,063 1,424,759 9.5
Reg-7 New York City
Bronx 4,062 4,335 3,811 12,208 862,413 47.2
Kings 3,478 3,770 3,418 10,666 1,618,882 22.0
New York 1,928 2,021 1,712 5,661 1,148,669 16.4
Queens 1,789 1,664 1,593 5,046 1,496,623 11.2
Richmond 510 592 548 1,650 310,478 17.7
Region Total 11,767 12,382 11,082 35,231 5,437,065 21.6
Reg-8 Nassau-Suffolk
Nassau 773 808 769 2,350 834,440 9.4
Suffolk 1,003 1,167 1,018 3,188 943,067 11.3
Region Total 1,776 1,975 1,787 5,538 1,777,507 10.4
New York State Total 18,203 19,479 17,100 54,782 12,469,151 14.6