Injury Indicators - Herkimer County

2013-2015

Indicator Data Links 3 Year Total County Rate NYS Rate Sig.Dif. NYS Rate exc NYC Sig.Dif. County Ranking
Group
Suicide mortality rate per 100,000
Crude (Table) (Trend) (Map) 29 15.2 8.4 Yes 10.1 No 4th
Age-adjusted (Table) (Trend) (Map) 29 14.6 7.9 Yes 9.5 Yes 4th
Aged 15-19 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2 15.9* 4.7 No 5.4 No 4th
Self-inflicted injury hospitalization rate per 10,000
Crude (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 191 9.9 5.8 Yes 6.7 Yes 4th
Age-adjusted (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 191 11.3 5.8 Yes 6.8 Yes 4th
Aged 15-19 years (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 11 8.5 11.9 No 12.9 No 1st
Homicide mortality rate per 100,000
Crude (Table) (Trend) (Map) 5 2.6* 3.4 No 2.7 No 3rd
Age-adjusted (Table) (Trend) (Map) 5 1.8* 3.4 Yes 2.8 Yes 3rd
Assault hospitalization rate per 10,000
Crude (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 24 1.2 3.9 Yes 2.4 Yes 2nd
Age-adjusted (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 24 1.4 3.9 Yes 2.5 Yes 2nd
Unintentional injury mortality rate per 100,000
Crude (Table) (Trend) (Map) 55 28.8 30.1 No 36.8 No 1st
Age-adjusted (Table) (Trend) (Map) 55 25.4 27.6 Yes 33.4 Yes 1st
Unintentional injury hospitalization rate per 10,000
Crude (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,440 74.8 67.9 Yes 70.1 Yes 4th
Age-adjusted (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,440 58.4 61.4 No 60.3 No 3rd
Aged less than 10 years (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 24 11.2 22.6 Yes 19.1 Yes 1st
Aged 10-14 years (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 14 11.8 16.7 No 14.8 No 2nd
Aged 15-24 years (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 77 30.5 27.4 No 27.6 No 3rd
Aged 25-64 years (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 436 44.2 46.5 No 45.2 No 2nd
Aged 65 years and older (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 889 251.4 245.3 No 252.2 No 4th
Falls hospitalization rate per 10,000
Crude (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 866 45.0 39.2 Yes 41.9 Yes 4th
Age-adjusted (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 866 31.9 34.3 Yes 33.9 No 3rd
Aged less than 10 years (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 12 5.6 8.5 No 7.0 No 2nd
Aged 10-14 years (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) s s 5.6 N/A 4.6 N/A N/A
Aged 15-24 years (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 16 6.3 5.6 No 5.0 No 4th
Aged 25-64 years (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 173 17.6 18.6 No 18.2 No 3rd
Aged 65-74 years (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 130 68.7 74.6 No 73.5 No 2nd
Aged 75-84 years (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 248 227.2 216.2 No 223.1 No 4th
Aged 85 years and older (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 285 516.0 546.7 No 572.1 No 2nd
Poisoning hospitalization rate per 10,000
Crude (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 283 14.7 11.1 Yes 10.6 Yes 4th
Age-adjusted (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 283 15.2 10.7 Yes 10.5 Yes 4th
Motor vehicle mortality rate per 100,000
Crude (Table) (Trend) (Map) 16 8.4 5.9 No 7.4 No 2nd
Age-adjusted (Table) (Trend) (Map) 16 8.9 5.6 Yes 7.1 Yes 3rd
Non-motor vehicle mortality rate per 100,000
Crude (Table) (Trend) (Map) 39 20.4 24.2 No 29.4 Yes 1st
Age-adjusted (Table) (Trend) (Map) 39 16.5 22.1 Yes 26.3 Yes 1st
Traumatic brain injury hospitalization rate per 10,000
Crude (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 144 7.5 10.0 Yes 10.0 Yes 2nd
Age-adjusted (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 144 6.3 9.3 Yes 8.9 Yes 2nd
Alcohol related motor vehicle injuries and deaths per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 105 55.0 30.4 Yes 39.9 Yes 4th

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

s: Data do not meet reporting criteria

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