Homicide mortality rate per 100,000

Source:2013-2015 Vital Statistics Data as of April, 2017

Adjusted Rates Are Age Adjusted to the 2000 United States Population

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  Deaths Average population Crude Adjusted
Region/County 2013 2014 2015 Total 2013-2015 Rate Rate
Reg- 1 Long Island
Nassau 27 22 20 69 1,357,374 1.7 1.8
Suffolk 34 31 30 95 1,501,431 2.1 2.2
Region Total 61 53 50 164 2,858,805 1.9 2.0
Reg- 2 New York City
Bronx 79 118 100 297 1,437,445 6.9 6.7
Kings 138 132 156 426 2,616,892 5.4 5.3
New York 38 35 39 112 1,635,648 2.3 2.2
Queens 64 73 65 202 2,318,968 2.9 2.8
Richmond 8 18 15 41 473,486 2.9 3.0
Region Total 327 376 375 1,078 8,482,440 4.2 4.1
Reg- 3 Mid-Hudson
Dutchess 16 5 5 26 296,416 2.9 3.2
Orange 13 9 6 28 376,446 2.5 2.6
Putnam 0 0 1 1 99,391 0.3* 0.3*
Rockland 6 5 5 16 323,602 1.6 1.6
Sullivan 1 3 2 6 75,828 2.6* 2.7*
Ulster 4 4 1 9 180,529 1.7* 1.7*
Westchester 12 18 18 48 972,611 1.6 1.7
Region Total 52 44 38 134 2,324,823 1.9 2.0
Reg- 4 Capital Region
Albany 10 12 8 30 308,166 3.2 3.3
Columbia 0 0 2 2 61,958 1.1* 1.5*
Greene 1 1 0 2 48,016 1.4* 1.6*
Rensselaer 3 8 7 18 159,986 3.8 3.6
Saratoga 1 2 2 5 225,012 0.7* 0.7*
Schenectady 10 6 8 24 155,224 5.2 5.4
Region Total 25 29 27 81 958,361 2.8 2.9
Reg- 5 Mohawk Valley
Fulton 1 0 0 1 54,228 0.6* 0.4*
Herkimer 4 0 1 5 63,675 2.6* 1.8*
Montgomery 0 0 0 0 49,773 0.0* 0.0*
Otsego 1 0 1 2 61,149 1.1* 1.3*
Schoharie 0 0 1 1 31,580 1.1* 1.6*
Region Total 6 0 3 9 260,404 1.2* 1.0*
Reg- 6 North Country
Clinton 0 3 0 3 81,491 1.2* 1.2*
Essex 1 0 1 2 38,640 1.7* 1.5*
Franklin 0 0 0 0 51,203 0.0* 0.0*
Hamilton 0 1 0 1 4,733 7.0* 12.6*
Warren 1 0 0 1 64,999 0.5* 0.7*
Washington 1 0 1 2 62,565 1.1* 1.2*
Region Total 3 4 2 9 303,632 1.0* 1.1*
Reg- 7 Tug Hill Seaway
Jefferson 2 1 3 6 118,747 1.7* 1.4*
Lewis 1 0 1 2 27,109 2.5* 2.9*
St. Lawrence 1 2 3 6 111,457 1.8* 1.6*
Region Total 4 3 7 14 257,313 1.8 1.6
Reg- 8 Central NY
Cayuga 1 0 0 1 78,863 0.4* 0.6*
Cortland 0 0 2 2 48,831 1.4* 1.5*
Madison 1 2 3 6 72,200 2.8* 2.7*
Oneida 12 8 9 29 232,985 4.1 4.3
Onondaga 29 19 26 74 468,349 5.3 5.4
Oswego 1 1 4 6 120,741 1.7* 2.0*
Region Total 44 30 44 118 1,021,969 3.8 4.0
Reg- 9 Southern Tier
Broome 8 3 6 17 197,150 2.9 3.4
Chenango 3 2 0 5 49,258 3.4* 4.6*
Delaware 1 0 0 1 46,452 0.7* 0.7*
Tioga 1 0 0 1 49,855 0.7* 1.0*
Tompkins 0 1 0 1 104,411 0.3* 0.2*
Region Total 13 6 6 25 447,126 1.9 2.2
Reg- 10 Finger Lakes
Chemung 1 2 1 4 87,782 1.5* 1.7*
Livingston 0 1 0 1 64,669 0.5* 0.3*
Monroe 49 36 43 128 749,688 5.7 5.6
Ontario 1 2 0 3 109,457 0.9* 1.1*
Schuyler 0 0 0 0 18,375 0.0* 0.0*
Seneca 1 0 0 1 35,042 1.0* 0.6*
Steuben 2 0 2 4 98,225 1.4* 1.7*
Wayne 2 1 2 5 91,990 1.8* 2.0*
Yates 0 0 0 0 25,137 0.0* 0.0*
Region Total 56 42 48 146 1,280,366 3.8 3.9
Reg- 11 Western NY
Allegany 0 1 0 1 47,769 0.7* 1.1*
Cattaraugus 0 2 1 3 78,471 1.3* 1.3*
Chautauqua 2 1 3 6 131,971 1.5* 1.5*
Erie 58 67 52 177 921,760 6.4 6.6
Genesee 0 0 1 1 59,184 0.6* 0.4*
Niagara 5 7 6 18 213,475 2.8 3.2
Orleans 1 3 0 4 41,934 3.2* 3.0*
Wyoming 0 0 3 3 41,244 2.4* 2.3*
Region Total 66 81 66 213 1,535,808 4.6 4.8
New York State 657 668 666 1,991 19,731,048 3.4 3.4

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

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