Injury Indicators - Westchester 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) 188 6.4 8.4 Yes 10.1 Yes 1st
Age-adjusted (Table) (Trend) (Map) 188 5.9 7.9 Yes 9.5 Yes 1st
Aged 15-19 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 8 3.9* 4.7 No 5.4 No 2nd
Self-inflicted injury hospitalization rate per 10,000
Crude (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,330 4.6 5.8 Yes 6.7 Yes 1st
Age-adjusted (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,330 4.7 5.8 Yes 6.8 Yes 1st
Aged 15-19 years (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 189 9.3 11.9 Yes 12.9 Yes 1st
Homicide mortality rate per 100,000
Crude (Table) (Trend) (Map) 48 1.6 3.4 Yes 2.7 Yes 2nd
Age-adjusted (Table) (Trend) (Map) 48 1.7 3.4 Yes 2.8 Yes 3rd
Assault hospitalization rate per 10,000
Crude (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 701 2.4 3.9 Yes 2.4 No 3rd
Age-adjusted (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 701 2.6 3.9 Yes 2.5 No 3rd
Unintentional injury mortality rate per 100,000
Crude (Table) (Trend) (Map) 761 26.1 30.1 Yes 36.8 Yes 1st
Age-adjusted (Table) (Trend) (Map) 761 22.9 27.6 Yes 33.4 Yes 1st
Unintentional injury hospitalization rate per 10,000
Crude (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 19,334 66.6 67.9 Yes 70.1 Yes 2nd
Age-adjusted (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 19,334 56.0 61.4 Yes 60.3 Yes 2nd
Aged less than 10 years (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 605 17.1 22.6 Yes 19.1 Yes 2nd
Aged 10-14 years (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 241 12.3 16.7 Yes 14.8 Yes 2nd
Aged 15-24 years (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 911 24.2 27.4 Yes 27.6 Yes 2nd
Aged 25-64 years (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 5,993 39.1 46.5 Yes 45.2 Yes 2nd
Aged 65 years and older (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 11,584 258.7 245.3 Yes 252.2 Yes 4th
Falls hospitalization rate per 10,000
Crude (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 12,015 41.4 39.2 Yes 41.9 No 3rd
Age-adjusted (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 12,015 32.8 34.3 Yes 33.9 Yes 3rd
Aged less than 10 years (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 200 5.7 8.5 Yes 7.0 Yes 2nd
Aged 10-14 years (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 80 4.1 5.6 Yes 4.6 No 2nd
Aged 15-24 years (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 229 6.1 5.6 No 5.0 Yes 4th
Aged 25-64 years (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2,558 16.7 18.6 Yes 18.2 Yes 2nd
Aged 65-74 years (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,593 68.9 74.6 Yes 73.5 Yes 2nd
Aged 75-84 years (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 3,129 223.0 216.2 No 223.1 No 3rd
Aged 85 years and older (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 4,226 554.4 546.7 No 572.1 Yes 3rd
Poisoning hospitalization rate per 10,000
Crude (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2,360 8.1 11.1 Yes 10.6 Yes 1st
Age-adjusted (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2,360 7.9 10.7 Yes 10.5 Yes 1st
Motor vehicle mortality rate per 100,000
Crude (Table) (Trend) (Map) 114 3.9 5.9 Yes 7.4 Yes 1st
Age-adjusted (Table) (Trend) (Map) 114 3.7 5.6 Yes 7.1 Yes 1st
Non-motor vehicle mortality rate per 100,000
Crude (Table) (Trend) (Map) 647 22.2 24.2 Yes 29.4 Yes 1st
Age-adjusted (Table) (Trend) (Map) 647 19.2 22.1 Yes 26.3 Yes 1st
Traumatic brain injury hospitalization rate per 10,000
Crude (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2,825 9.7 10.0 No 10.0 No 4th
Age-adjusted (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2,825 8.4 9.3 Yes 8.9 Yes 3rd
Alcohol related motor vehicle injuries and deaths per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 705 24.2 30.4 Yes 39.9 Yes 1st

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

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