Newborn drug-related diagnosis rate per 10,000 newborn discharges

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

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  Drug-related Diagnosis Average number of newborns Crude
Region/County 2012 2013 2014 Total 2012-2014 Rate
Reg- 1 Long Island
Nassau 78 124 127 329 13,878 79.0
Suffolk 132 195 231 558 15,311 121.5
Region Total 210 319 358 887 29,189 101.3
Reg- 2 New York City
Bronx 298 211 241 750 20,890 119.7
Kings 167 210 200 577 40,443 47.6
New York 128 116 117 361 18,697 64.4
Queens 201 223 185 609 29,924 67.8
Richmond 30 31 30 91 5,144 59.0
Region Total 824 791 773 2,388 115,098 69.2
Reg- 3 Mid-Hudson
Dutchess 22 27 34 83 2,489 111.2
Orange 38 46 62 146 4,544 107.1
Putnam s s s 20 759 87.8
Rockland 14 29 26 69 4,571 50.3
Sullivan s s s 24 818 97.8
Ulster 17 20 21 58 1,465 132.0
Westchester 58 69 78 205 9,141 74.8
Region Total 157 204 244 605 23,788 84.8
Reg- 4 Capital Region
Albany 27 23 20 70 2,984 78.2
Columbia s s s 17 457 124.0
Greene s s s 18 401 149.6
Rensselaer 13 18 19 50 1,543 108.0
Saratoga 13 18 14 45 2,102 71.4
Schenectady 48 40 20 108 1,853 194.3
Region Total 108 110 90 308 9,339 109.9
Reg- 5 Mohawk Valley
Fulton 7 10 7 24 495 161.6
Herkimer 6 11 12 29 596 162.2
Montgomery 7 14 12 33 569 193.3
Otsego s s s 27 517 174.1
Schoharie s s s 15 228 219.3
Region Total 32 50 46 128 2,403 177.6
Reg- 6 North Country
Clinton s s s 7 682 34.2*
Essex s s s 7 220 106.1*
Franklin s s s 8 459 58.1*
Hamilton s s s s 28 s
Warren 12 10 9 31 587 176.0
Washington s s s 22 536 136.8
Region Total 32 29 15 76 2,512 100.8
Reg- 7 Tug Hill Seaway
Jefferson s s s 15 1,978 25.3
Lewis s s s s 218 s
St. Lawrence 17 23 24 64 1,069 199.6
Region Total 20 32 31 83 3,265 84.7
Reg- 8 Central NY
Cayuga s s s 24 723 110.7
Cortland s s s 15 450 111.1
Madison s s s 33 620 177.4
Oneida 33 26 41 100 2,571 129.7
Onondaga 115 140 150 405 5,123 263.5
Oswego 17 26 28 71 1,285 184.2
Region Total 181 215 252 648 10,772 200.5
Reg- 9 Southern Tier
Broome 39 37 47 123 2,077 197.4
Chenango 8 12 11 31 520 198.7
Delaware s s s 16 340 156.9
Tioga s s s 13 337 128.6
Tompkins 7 9 12 28 832 112.2
Region Total 61 67 83 211 4,107 171.3
Reg- 10 Finger Lakes
Chemung s s s 32 909 117.3
Livingston 6 10 8 24 529 151.2
Monroe 144 179 169 492 8,258 198.6
Ontario 18 21 18 57 1,002 189.6
Schuyler s s s s 154 s
Seneca s s s 10 292 114.2
Steuben s s s 15 1,002 49.9
Wayne 15 21 20 56 935 199.6
Yates s s s 7 179 130.4*
Region Total 200 264 234 698 13,261 175.5
Reg- 11 Western NY
Allegany s s s 8 419 63.6*
Cattaraugus s s s 27 738 122.0
Chautauqua 37 31 50 118 1,288 305.4
Erie 234 246 249 729 9,893 245.6
Genesee 6 15 15 36 595 201.7
Niagara 58 79 76 213 2,080 341.3
Orleans 11 9 11 31 387 267.0
Wyoming s s s 20 354 188.3
Region Total 355 403 424 1,182 15,754 250.1
New York State 2,180 2,484 2,550 7,214 229,488 104.8

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

s: Data do not meet reporting criteria

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