Communicable Disease Indicators - New York 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) 6,479 93.7 104.0 Yes 90.8 Yes 1st
Pertussis incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 105 2.1 5.0 Yes 2.7 Yes 1st
Mumps incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 74 1.5 0.5 Yes 1.0 Yes 4th
Meningococcal incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 11 0.2 0.1 No 0.2 No 4th
H. influenza incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 85 1.7 1.4 No 1.2 No 3rd
Hepatitis A incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 56 1.1 0.6 Yes 0.8 No 4th
Acute hepatitis B incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 36 0.7 0.5 No 0.7 No 4th
Tuberculosis incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 265 5.4 4.1 Yes 7.1 Yes 4th
E. coli Shiga Toxin incidence per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 87 1.8 1.5 No 1.0 Yes 2nd
Salmonella incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 589 12.0 11.8 No 12.0 No 3rd
Shigella incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 320 6.5 3.9 Yes 5.7 Yes 4th
Lyme disease incidence rate per 100,000# (Table) (Map) 971 19.8 38.1 Yes 9.9 Yes 2nd
% of adults aged 65 years and older with flu shot in last year (2013-2014) (Table) (Map) N/A 56.7 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 60.0 65.1 No 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