Child and Adolescent Health Indicators - Suffolk 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) 30 15.3 19.7 No 20.2 No 2nd
Aged 5-9 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 23 8.6 9.9 No 9.1 No 3rd
Aged 10-14 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 31 10.3 11.3 No 10.9 No 2nd
Aged 5-14 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 54 9.5 10.6 No 10.0 No 2nd
Aged 15-19 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 112 36.0 30.9 No 32.3 No 3rd
Asthma hospitalization rate per 10,000
Aged 0-4 years (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 975 39.7 49.4 Yes 29.4 Yes 4th
Aged 5-14 years (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 849 14.6 21.7 Yes 11.1 Yes 4th
Aged 0-17 years (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,919 18.8 27.0 Yes 14.3 Yes 4th
Gastroenteritis hospitalization rate per 10,000 (aged 0-4 years) (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 217 8.8 9.6 No 7.6 No 3rd
Otitis media hospitalization rate per 10,000 (aged 0-4 years) (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 56 2.3 2.1 No 1.5 Yes 4th
Pneumonia hospitalization rate per 10,000 (aged 0-4 years) (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 751 30.6 34.5 Yes 27.2 Yes 3rd
% of children born in 2012 with a lead screening aged 0-8 months (2012-2015) (Table) (Map) 136 0.9 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) 8,830 56.1 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) 8,619 54.8 72.8 Yes 70.3 Yes 4th
% of children born in 2012 with at least two lead screenings by 36 months (2012-2015) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 5,658 36.0 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) 108 1.7 5.1 Yes 10.2 Yes 1st
% of children with recommended number of well child visits in government sponsored insurance programs (2015) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 47,537 72.4 72.0 No 70.0 Yes 2nd
% of children aged 0-15 months with recommended number of well child visits in government sponsored insurance programs (2015) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 4,047 86.1 80.2 Yes 82.7 Yes 2nd
% of children aged 3-6 years with recommended number of well child visits in government sponsored insurance programs (2015) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 17,268 83.8 83.9 No 81.6 Yes 2nd
% of children aged 12-21 years with recommended number of well child visits in government sponsored insurance programs (2015) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 26,222 64.9 64.9 No 62.2 Yes 2nd

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

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