Child and Adolescent Health Indicators - Bronx County

2013-2015

Indicator Data Links 3 Year Total County Rate NYS Rate Sig.Dif. NYC Rate Sig.Dif. County Ranking
Group
Childhood mortality rate per 100,000
Aged 1-4 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 54 20.7 19.7 No 19.2 No 2nd
Aged 5-9 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 38 12.6 9.9 No 10.9 No 3rd
Aged 10-14 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 42 14.2 11.3 No 12.0 No 3rd
Aged 5-14 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 80 13.4 10.6 No 11.4 No 3rd
Aged 15-19 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 99 32.6 30.9 No 28.6 No 3rd
Asthma hospitalization rate per 10,000
Aged 0-4 years (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 4,777 147.1 49.4 Yes 71.7 Yes 4th
Aged 5-14 years (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 4,390 73.8 21.7 Yes 37.2 Yes 4th
Aged 0-17 years (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 9,648 87.6 27.0 Yes 44.5 Yes 4th
Gastroenteritis hospitalization rate per 10,000 (aged 0-4 years) (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 454 14.0 9.6 Yes 11.8 Yes 4th
Otitis media hospitalization rate per 10,000 (aged 0-4 years) (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 106 3.3 2.1 Yes 2.8 No 4th
Pneumonia hospitalization rate per 10,000 (aged 0-4 years) (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2,070 63.7 34.5 Yes 42.7 Yes 4th
% of children born in 2012 with a lead screening aged 0-8 months (2012-2015) (Table) (Map) 478 2.2 1.7 Yes 2.6 Yes 1st
% of children born in 2012 with a lead screening - aged 9-17 months (2012-2015) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 17,597 82.7 69.1 Yes 74.8 Yes 1st
% of children born in 2012 with a lead screening - aged 18-35 months (2012-2015) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 18,270 85.8 72.8 Yes 75.3 Yes 1st
% of children born in 2012 with at least two lead screenings by 36 months (2012-2015) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 16,733 78.6 58.0 Yes 67.0 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) 393 2.1 5.1 Yes 2.2 No 1st
% of children with recommended number of well child visits in government sponsored insurance programs (2015) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 116,498 72.0 72.0 No 73.5 Yes 2nd
% of children aged 0-15 months with recommended number of well child visits in government sponsored insurance programs (2015) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 8,577 81.3 80.2 No 78.5 Yes 4th
% of children aged 3-6 years with recommended number of well child visits in government sponsored insurance programs (2015) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 41,562 85.3 83.9 Yes 85.9 No 1st
% of children aged 12-21 years with recommended number of well child visits in government sponsored insurance programs (2015) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 66,359 64.8 64.9 No 66.8 Yes 2nd

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

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