Child and Adolescent Health Indicators - Westchester 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) 22 16.4 19.7 No 20.2 No 2nd
Aged 5-9 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 11 6.0 9.9 No 9.1 No 2nd
Aged 10-14 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 12 6.2 11.3 No 10.9 No 2nd
Aged 5-14 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 23 6.1 10.6 Yes 10.0 No 1st
Aged 15-19 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 41 20.2 30.9 Yes 32.3 Yes 1st
Asthma hospitalization rate per 10,000
Aged 0-4 years (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 707 42.4 49.4 Yes 29.4 Yes 4th
Aged 5-14 years (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 492 12.9 21.7 Yes 11.1 Yes 4th
Aged 0-17 years (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,258 18.7 27.0 Yes 14.3 Yes 4th
Gastroenteritis hospitalization rate per 10,000 (aged 0-4 years) (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 68 4.1 9.6 Yes 7.6 Yes 1st
Otitis media hospitalization rate per 10,000 (aged 0-4 years) (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 21 1.3 2.1 No 1.5 No 3rd
Pneumonia hospitalization rate per 10,000 (aged 0-4 years) (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 552 33.1 34.5 No 27.2 Yes 3rd
% of children born in 2012 with a lead screening aged 0-8 months (2012-2015) (Table) (Map) 153 1.5 1.7 No 0.8 Yes 1st
% of children born in 2012 with a lead screening - aged 9-17 months (2012-2015) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 8,223 78.8 69.1 Yes 63.4 Yes 1st
% of children born in 2012 with a lead screening - aged 18-35 months (2012-2015) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 8,578 82.2 72.8 Yes 70.3 Yes 1st
% of children born in 2012 with at least two lead screenings by 36 months (2012-2015) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 6,766 64.8 58.0 Yes 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) 310 4.8 5.1 No 10.2 Yes 1st
% of children with recommended number of well child visits in government sponsored insurance programs (2015) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 27,638 66.8 72.0 Yes 70.0 Yes 3rd
% of children aged 0-15 months with recommended number of well child visits in government sponsored insurance programs (2015) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2,275 81.0 80.2 No 82.7 No 4th
% of children aged 3-6 years with recommended number of well child visits in government sponsored insurance programs (2015) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 10,438 78.9 83.9 Yes 81.6 Yes 3rd
% of children aged 12-21 years with recommended number of well child visits in government sponsored insurance programs (2015) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 14,925 58.9 64.9 Yes 62.2 Yes 3rd

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

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