Communicable Disease Indicators - Kings County

2013-2015

Indicator Data Links 3 Year Total County Rate NYS Rate Sig.Dif. NYC Rate Sig.Dif. County Ranking
Group
Pneumonia/flu hospitalization rate (aged 65 years and older) per 10,000 (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 8,226 88.6 104.0 Yes 90.8 Yes 1st
Pertussis incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 355 4.5 5.0 No 2.7 Yes 2nd
Mumps incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 41 0.5 0.5 No 1.0 Yes 4th
Meningococcal incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 14 0.2 0.1 No 0.2 No 4th
H. influenza incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 83 1.1 1.4 Yes 1.2 No 1st
Hepatitis A incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 57 0.7 0.6 No 0.8 No 4th
Acute hepatitis B incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 49 0.6 0.5 No 0.7 No 4th
Tuberculosis incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 561 7.1 4.1 Yes 7.1 No 4th
E. coli Shiga Toxin incidence per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 81 1.0 1.5 Yes 1.0 No 1st
Salmonella incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,000 12.7 11.8 Yes 12.0 No 3rd
Shigella incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 617 7.9 3.9 Yes 5.7 Yes 4th
Lyme disease incidence rate per 100,000# (Table) (Map) 863 11.0 38.1 Yes 9.9 Yes 1st
% of adults aged 65 years and older with flu shot in last year (2013-2014) (Table) (Map) N/A 55.9 72.4 Yes 59.2 No 4th
% of adults aged 65 years and older who ever received pneumonia shot (2013-2014) (Table) (Map) N/A 44.6 65.1 Yes 53.8 No 4th

N/A: Data not available

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