Communicable Disease Indicators - Cortland County

2013-2015

Indicator Data Links 3 Year Total County Rate NYS Rate Sig.Dif. NYS Rate exc NYC Sig.Dif. County Ranking
Group
Pneumonia/flu hospitalization rate (aged 65 years and older) per 10,000 (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 512 239.3 104.0 Yes 112.0 Yes 4th
Pertussis incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 13 8.9 5.0 No 6.6 No 3rd
Mumps incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 0 0.0* 0.5 Yes 0.1 Yes 2nd
Meningococcal incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 0 0.0* 0.1 Yes 0.1 Yes 2nd
H. influenza incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 4 2.7* 1.4 No 1.6 No 4th
Hepatitis A incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 0 0.0* 0.6 Yes 0.5 Yes 1st
Acute hepatitis B incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 0 0.0* 0.5 Yes 0.4 Yes 2nd
Tuberculosis incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 0 0.0* 4.1 Yes 1.8 Yes 1st
E. coli Shiga Toxin incidence per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1 0.7* 1.5 No 1.8 No 1st
Salmonella incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 24 16.4 11.8 No 11.7 No 4th
Shigella incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2 1.4* 3.9 No 2.6 No 3rd
Lyme disease incidence rate per 100,000# (Table) (Map) 33 22.5 38.1 Yes 59.3 Yes 2nd
% of adults aged 65 years and older with flu shot in last year (2013-2014) (Table) (Map) N/A 74.5 72.4 No 77.1 No 2nd
% of adults aged 65 years and older who ever received pneumonia shot (2013-2014) (Table) (Map) N/A 73.0 65.1 No 70.7 No 2nd

N/A: Data not available

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

#: A sample of investigated positive laboratory results was used to extrapolate the total cases for several counties. See: Technical Notes