Child and Adolescent Health Indicators - Herkimer 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) 2 24.1* 19.7 No 20.2 No 3rd
Aged 5-9 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2 18.1* 9.9 No 9.1 No 4th
Aged 10-14 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 0 0.0* 11.3 Yes 10.9 Yes 1st
Aged 5-14 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2 8.8* 10.6 No 10.0 No 2nd
Aged 15-19 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 6 47.7* 30.9 No 32.3 No 4th
Asthma hospitalization rate per 10,000
Aged 0-4 years (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 16 15.6 49.4 Yes 29.4 Yes 2nd
Aged 5-14 years (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 9 3.9* 21.7 Yes 11.1 Yes 1st
Aged 0-17 years (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 29 7.1 27.0 Yes 14.3 Yes 2nd
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) 18 17.6 34.5 Yes 27.2 No 2nd
% of children born in 2012 with a lead screening aged 0-8 months (2012-2015) (Table) (Map) 5 0.8* 1.7 No 0.8 No 2nd
% of children born in 2012 with a lead screening - aged 9-17 months (2012-2015) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 427 64.9 69.1 No 63.4 No 2nd
% of children born in 2012 with a lead screening - aged 18-35 months (2012-2015) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 475 72.2 72.8 No 70.3 No 2nd
% of children born in 2012 with at least two lead screenings by 36 months (2012-2015) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 368 55.9 58.0 No 49.0 Yes 1st
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) 43 15.3 5.1 Yes 10.2 Yes 3rd
% of children with recommended number of well child visits in government sponsored insurance programs (2015) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2,881 74.7 72.0 No 70.0 Yes 1st
% of children aged 0-15 months with recommended number of well child visits in government sponsored insurance programs (2015) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 196 86.7 80.2 No 82.7 No 2nd
% of children aged 3-6 years with recommended number of well child visits in government sponsored insurance programs (2015) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,040 87.5 83.9 No 81.6 Yes 1st
% of children aged 12-21 years with recommended number of well child visits in government sponsored insurance programs (2015) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,645 67.4 64.9 No 62.2 Yes 1st

*: 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.