Communicable Disease Indicators - Essex 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) 299 125.5 104.0 Yes 112.0 No 3rd
Pertussis incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 12 10.4 5.0 Yes 6.6 No 4th
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) 3 2.6* 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) 1 0.9* 4.1 No 1.8 No 3rd
E. coli Shiga Toxin incidence per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 3 2.6* 1.5 No 1.8 No 3rd
Salmonella incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 14 12.1 11.8 No 11.7 No 3rd
Shigella incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1 0.9* 3.9 No 2.6 No 2nd
Lyme disease incidence rate per 100,000# (Table) (Map) 160 138.0 38.1 Yes 59.3 Yes 4th
% of adults aged 65 years and older with flu shot in last year (2013-2014) (Table) (Map) N/A 68.3 72.4 No 77.1 No 4th
% of adults aged 65 years and older who ever received pneumonia shot (2013-2014) (Table) (Map) N/A 59.3 65.1 No 70.7 No 4th

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