Child and Adolescent Health Indicators - Rensselaer 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) 4 19.2* 19.7 No 20.2 No 2nd
Aged 5-9 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2 7.6* 9.9 No 9.1 No 2nd
Aged 10-14 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 5 18.2* 11.3 No 10.9 No 3rd
Aged 5-14 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 7 13.0* 10.6 No 10.0 No 3rd
Aged 15-19 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 11 32.9 30.9 No 32.3 No 3rd
Asthma hospitalization rate per 10,000
Aged 0-4 years (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 59 22.7 49.4 Yes 29.4 No 3rd
Aged 5-14 years (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 68 12.5 21.7 Yes 11.1 No 4th
Aged 0-17 years (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 132 13.5 27.0 Yes 14.3 No 4th
Gastroenteritis hospitalization rate per 10,000 (aged 0-4 years) (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 8 3.1* 9.6 Yes 7.6 Yes 1st
Otitis media hospitalization rate per 10,000 (aged 0-4 years) (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 10 3.9 2.1 No 1.5 Yes 4th
Pneumonia hospitalization rate per 10,000 (aged 0-4 years) (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 39 15.0 34.5 Yes 27.2 Yes 1st
% of children born in 2012 with a lead screening aged 0-8 months (2012-2015) (Table) (Map) 10 0.6 1.7 Yes 0.8 No 2nd
% of children born in 2012 with a lead screening - aged 9-17 months (2012-2015) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 949 59.4 69.1 Yes 63.4 Yes 3rd
% of children born in 2012 with a lead screening - aged 18-35 months (2012-2015) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,105 69.1 72.8 No 70.3 No 3rd
% of children born in 2012 with at least two lead screenings by 36 months (2012-2015) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 750 46.9 58.0 Yes 49.0 No 2nd
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) 112 18.0 5.1 Yes 10.2 Yes 4th
% of children with recommended number of well child visits in government sponsored insurance programs (2015) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 5,063 70.1 72.0 Yes 70.0 No 2nd
% of children aged 0-15 months with recommended number of well child visits in government sponsored insurance programs (2015) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 473 85.5 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) 2,055 81.4 83.9 No 81.6 No 2nd
% of children aged 12-21 years with recommended number of well child visits in government sponsored insurance programs (2015) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2,535 61.1 64.9 Yes 62.2 No 3rd

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

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

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