Child and Adolescent Health Indicators - Essex County

2013-2015

Indicator Data Links 3 Year Total County Rate NYS Rate Sig.Dif. NYS Rate exc NYC Sig.Dif. County Ranking
Group
Childhood mortality rate per 100,000
Aged 1-4 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1 26.0* 19.7 No 20.2 No 3rd
Aged 5-9 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 0 0.0* 9.9 Yes 9.1 Yes 1st
Aged 10-14 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 0 0.0* 11.3 Yes 10.9 Yes 1st
Aged 5-14 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 0 0.0* 10.6 Yes 10.0 Yes 1st
Aged 15-19 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1 14.8* 30.9 No 32.3 No 1st
Asthma hospitalization rate per 10,000
Aged 0-4 years (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 6 12.1* 49.4 Yes 29.4 Yes 1st
Aged 5-14 years (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) s s 21.7 N/A 11.1 N/A N/A
Aged 0-17 years (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 8 3.9* 27.0 Yes 14.3 Yes 1st
Gastroenteritis hospitalization rate per 10,000 (aged 0-4 years) (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) s s 9.6 N/A 7.6 N/A N/A
Otitis media hospitalization rate per 10,000 (aged 0-4 years) (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) s s 2.1 N/A 1.5 N/A N/A
Pneumonia hospitalization rate per 10,000 (aged 0-4 years) (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) s s 34.5 N/A 27.2 N/A N/A
% of children born in 2012 with a lead screening aged 0-8 months (2012-2015) (Table) (Map) 1 0.3* 1.7 No 0.8 No 3rd
% of children born in 2012 with a lead screening - aged 9-17 months (2012-2015) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 143 42.4 69.1 Yes 63.4 Yes 4th
% of children born in 2012 with a lead screening - aged 18-35 months (2012-2015) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 214 63.5 72.8 Yes 70.3 No 3rd
% of children born in 2012 with at least two lead screenings by 36 months (2012-2015) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 96 28.5 58.0 Yes 49.0 Yes 4th
Incidence of confirmed high blood lead level (10 micrograms or higher per deciliter) - rate per 1,000 tested children aged <72 months (Table) (Trend) (Map) 6 6.3* 5.1 No 10.2 No 1st
% of children with recommended number of well child visits in government sponsored insurance programs (2015) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 914 63.6 72.0 Yes 70.0 Yes 4th
% of children aged 0-15 months with recommended number of well child visits in government sponsored insurance programs (2015) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 68 89.5 80.2 No 82.7 No 1st
% of children aged 3-6 years with recommended number of well child visits in government sponsored insurance programs (2015) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 390 78.8 83.9 No 81.6 No 3rd
% of children aged 12-21 years with recommended number of well child visits in government sponsored insurance programs (2015) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 456 52.6 64.9 Yes 62.2 Yes 4th

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

s: Data do not meet reporting criteria

NOTE: Government sponsored insurance programs include Medicaid and Child Health Plus.

See technical notes for information about the indicators and data sources.