Hypertension hospitalization rate per 10,000 - Aged 18 years and older

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

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  Discharges Average population (aged 18+) Crude
Region/County 2012 2013 2014 Total 2012-2014 Rate
Reg- 1 Long Island
Nassau 850 758 752 2,360 1,051,591 7.5
Suffolk 860 779 754 2,393 1,160,845 6.9
Region Total 1,710 1,537 1,506 4,753 2,212,436 7.2
Reg- 2 New York City
Bronx 1,874 1,666 1,474 5,014 1,054,815 15.8
Kings 2,094 1,910 1,646 5,650 1,986,572 9.5
New York 1,148 1,036 872 3,056 1,386,990 7.3
Queens 1,624 1,407 1,183 4,214 1,827,335 7.7
Richmond 469 373 328 1,170 366,122 10.7
Region Total 7,209 6,392 5,503 19,104 6,621,833 9.6
Reg- 3 Mid-Hudson
Dutchess 98 57 60 215 235,623 3.0
Orange 188 167 215 570 277,164 6.9
Putnam 13 16 19 48 77,769 2.1
Rockland 100 96 56 252 231,954 3.6
Sullivan 24 34 28 86 59,881 4.8
Ulster 82 63 57 202 146,975 4.6
Westchester 461 404 332 1,197 743,721 5.4
Region Total 966 837 767 2,570 1,773,087 4.8
Reg- 4 Capital Region
Albany 120 130 102 352 248,388 4.7
Columbia 25 24 27 76 50,472 5.0
Greene 21 16 19 56 39,767 4.7
Rensselaer 44 46 26 116 127,177 3.0
Saratoga 35 24 22 81 175,737 1.5
Schenectady 54 41 42 137 120,960 3.8
Region Total 299 281 238 818 762,501 3.6
Reg- 5 Mohawk Valley
Fulton 7 20 9 36 43,066 2.8
Herkimer 24 13 14 51 50,547 3.4
Montgomery 10 10 13 33 38,541 2.9
Otsego 24 27 19 70 50,964 4.6
Schoharie 6 6 7 19 25,761 2.5
Region Total 71 76 62 209 208,878 3.3
Reg- 6 North Country
Clinton 25 20 22 67 66,540 3.4
Essex s s s 16 31,924 1.7
Franklin 20 10 13 43 41,315 3.5
Hamilton s s s s 4,025 s
Warren 17 10 8 35 52,686 2.2
Washington 6 16 9 31 50,212 2.1
Region Total 75 65 56 196 246,702 2.6
Reg- 7 Tug Hill Seaway
Jefferson 42 41 46 129 89,912 4.8
Lewis 10 13 6 29 20,736 4.7
St. Lawrence 21 16 23 60 88,694 2.3
Region Total 73 70 75 218 199,343 3.6
Reg- 8 Central NY
Cayuga 28 23 26 77 62,890 4.1
Cortland 19 11 6 36 39,347 3.0
Madison 20 12 9 41 57,501 2.4
Oneida 116 78 101 295 183,560 5.4
Onondaga 152 125 169 446 364,616 4.1
Oswego 48 40 46 134 94,736 4.7
Region Total 383 289 357 1,029 802,651 4.3
Reg- 9 Southern Tier
Broome 93 96 67 256 158,765 5.4
Chenango 21 12 8 41 38,942 3.5
Delaware 17 14 9 40 38,162 3.5
Tioga 6 7 9 22 39,016 1.9
Tompkins 14 10 15 39 87,469 1.5
Region Total 151 139 108 398 362,354 3.7
Reg- 10 Finger Lakes
Chemung 60 51 66 177 69,070 8.5
Livingston s s s 24 52,380 1.5
Monroe 219 209 184 612 586,903 3.5
Ontario 14 24 20 58 86,022 2.2
Schuyler s s s 15 14,835 3.4
Seneca 6 8 8 22 28,023 2.6
Steuben 28 24 32 84 76,520 3.7
Wayne 22 36 19 77 71,751 3.6
Yates s s s 24 19,346 4.1
Region Total 379 372 342 1,093 1,004,850 3.6
Reg- 11 Western NY
Allegany s s s 9 38,026 0.8*
Cattaraugus 14 14 8 36 60,972 2.0
Chautauqua 26 25 15 66 104,884 2.1
Erie 298 246 236 780 728,962 3.6
Genesee 11 12 16 39 47,032 2.8
Niagara 95 72 64 231 170,235 4.5
Orleans s s s 28 33,652 2.8
Wyoming s s s 27 33,462 2.7
Region Total 469 383 364 1,216 1,217,225 3.3
New York State 11,785 10,441 9,378 31,604 15,411,860 6.8

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

s: Data do not meet reporting criteria

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