Communicable Disease Indicators - Rockland 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) 1,208 86.3 104.0 Yes 112.0 Yes 1st
Pertussis incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 75 7.7 5.0 Yes 6.6 No 3rd
Mumps incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 5 0.5* 0.5 No 0.1 No 4th
Meningococcal incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 3 0.3* 0.1 No 0.1 No 4th
H. influenza incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 14 1.4 1.4 No 1.6 No 2nd
Hepatitis A incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 5 0.5* 0.6 No 0.5 No 3rd
Acute hepatitis B incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 8 0.8* 0.5 No 0.4 No 4th
Tuberculosis incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 34 3.5 4.1 No 1.8 Yes 4th
E. coli Shiga Toxin incidence per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 21 2.2 1.5 No 1.8 No 3rd
Salmonella incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 136 14.0 11.8 No 11.7 No 3rd
Shigella incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 172 17.7 3.9 Yes 2.6 Yes 4th
Lyme disease incidence rate per 100,000# (Table) (Map) 812 83.6 38.1 Yes 59.3 Yes 3rd
% of adults aged 65 years and older with flu shot in last year (2013-2014) (Table) (Map) N/A 75.9 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 54.1 65.1 No 70.7 Yes 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