Asthma hospitalization rate per 10,000 - Aged 65 years or older

Source:2012-2014 SPARCS Data as of August, 2016

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  Discharges Average population (aged 65+) Crude
Region/County 2012 2013 2014 Total 2012-2014 Rate
Reg- 1 Long Island
Nassau 553 518 469 1,540 218,121 23.5
Suffolk 470 485 436 1,391 223,154 20.8
Region Total 1,023 1,003 905 2,931 441,275 22.1
Reg- 2 New York City
Bronx 1,312 1,219 1,177 3,708 157,868 78.3
Kings 1,679 1,686 1,427 4,792 309,636 51.6
New York 928 889 808 2,625 230,471 38.0
Queens 954 960 956 2,870 308,073 31.1
Richmond 208 181 156 545 66,742 27.2
Region Total 5,081 4,935 4,524 14,540 1,072,790 45.2
Reg- 3 Mid-Hudson
Dutchess 68 55 64 187 44,547 14.0
Orange 87 104 121 312 45,694 22.8
Putnam 15 24 23 62 14,208 14.5
Rockland 140 142 127 409 46,685 29.2
Sullivan 8 8 24 40 12,442 10.7
Ulster 49 56 50 155 30,392 17.0
Westchester 321 377 307 1,005 149,245 22.4
Region Total 688 766 716 2,170 343,212 21.1
Reg- 4 Capital Region
Albany 74 85 67 226 45,885 16.4
Columbia 11 11 8 30 12,606 7.9
Greene s s s 20 9,345 7.1
Rensselaer 31 34 40 105 23,606 14.8
Saratoga 28 28 30 86 34,210 8.4
Schenectady 20 23 26 69 23,904 9.6
Region Total 172 186 178 536 149,556 11.9
Reg- 5 Mohawk Valley
Fulton 17 11 11 39 9,546 13.6
Herkimer 24 20 19 63 11,785 17.8
Montgomery s s s 26 8,655 10.0
Otsego 12 11 10 33 11,094 9.9
Schoharie s s s 13 5,767 7.5
Region Total 62 57 55 174 46,848 12.4
Reg- 6 North Country
Clinton 26 24 19 69 12,048 19.1
Essex s s s 13 7,944 5.5
Franklin s s s 19 7,439 8.5
Hamilton s s s s 1,231 s
Warren 18 17 10 45 12,503 12.0
Washington 20 10 11 41 10,611 12.9
Region Total 79 65 46 190 51,775 12.2
Reg- 7 Tug Hill Seaway
Jefferson 6 13 15 34 14,167 8.0
Lewis s s s 13 4,406 9.8
St. Lawrence 22 17 14 53 16,709 10.6
Region Total 33 33 34 100 35,282 9.4
Reg- 8 Central NY
Cayuga 19 13 6 38 13,186 9.6
Cortland s s s 11 7,132 5.1
Madison 14 14 12 40 11,164 11.9
Oneida 114 91 61 266 39,962 22.2
Onondaga 75 80 59 214 70,041 10.2
Oswego 11 13 11 35 16,973 6.9
Region Total 236 215 153 604 158,458 12.7
Reg- 9 Southern Tier
Broome 42 51 35 128 34,201 12.5
Chenango s s s 31 9,107 11.3
Delaware 7 10 14 31 10,023 10.3
Tioga s s s 15 8,729 5.7
Tompkins s s s 16 12,310 4.3
Region Total 68 83 70 221 74,371 9.9
Reg- 10 Finger Lakes
Chemung 24 30 18 72 14,674 16.4
Livingston 13 14 6 33 9,861 11.2
Monroe 147 144 151 442 112,954 13.0
Ontario 12 11 12 35 18,704 6.2
Schuyler s s s 23 3,435 22.3
Seneca s s s 6 5,943 3.4*
Steuben 11 22 24 57 16,867 11.3
Wayne 12 13 13 38 14,800 8.6
Yates s s s s 4,516 s
Region Total 235 245 230 710 201,754 11.7
Reg- 11 Western NY
Allegany s s s 35 7,944 14.7
Cattaraugus 6 20 18 44 13,116 11.2
Chautauqua 28 29 24 81 23,502 11.5
Erie 209 203 196 608 150,288 13.5
Genesee s s s 22 9,983 7.3
Niagara 33 35 22 90 36,355 8.3
Orleans 8 18 7 33 6,651 16.5
Wyoming 22 16 15 53 6,222 28.4
Region Total 316 342 308 966 254,061 12.7
New York State 7,993 7,930 7,219 23,142 2,829,382 27.3

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

s: Data do not meet reporting criteria

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