Overdose deaths involving any drug, rate per 100,000 population

Source: 2013-2015 Vital Statistics Data as of May 2017

Adjusted Rates Are Age Adjusted to The 2000 U.S. 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 166 170 197 533 1,357,374 13.1 13.4
Suffolk 267 252 269 788 1,501,431 17.5 17.8
Region Total 433 422 466 1,321 2,858,805 15.4 15.8
Reg- 2 New York City
Bronx 140 138 225 503 1,437,445 11.7 11.7
Kings 182 221 252 655 2,616,892 8.3 8.2
New York 159 166 168 493 1,635,648 10.0 9.1
Queens 167 148 161 476 2,318,968 6.8 6.4
Richmond 76 88 85 249 473,486 17.5 17.4
Region Total 724 761 891 2,376 8,482,440 9.3 8.9
Reg- 3 Mid-Hudson
Dutchess 70 47 65 182 296,416 20.5 20.7
Orange 59 65 76 200 376,446 17.7 18.6
Putnam 16 15 17 48 99,391 16.1 16.3
Rockland 29 22 34 85 323,602 8.8 9.6
Sullivan 18 21 20 59 75,828 25.9 27.9
Ulster 26 21 33 80 180,529 14.8 15.5
Westchester 95 91 106 292 972,611 10.0 9.8
Region Total 313 282 351 946 2,324,823 13.6 13.8
Reg- 4 Capital Region
Albany 35 38 37 110 308,166 11.9 12.0
Columbia 10 9 8 27 61,958 14.5 13.3
Greene 8 11 10 29 48,016 20.1 21.8
Rensselaer 18 10 23 51 159,986 10.6 11.1
Saratoga 17 24 22 63 225,012 9.3 9.5
Schenectady 19 9 17 45 155,224 9.7 9.3
Region Total 107 101 117 325 958,361 11.3 11.3
Reg- 5 Mohawk Valley
Fulton 5 3 8 16 54,228 9.8 10.4
Herkimer 8 4 7 19 63,675 9.9 11.9
Montgomery 7 5 9 21 49,773 14.1 16.3
Otsego 4 8 10 22 61,149 12.0 14.6
Schoharie 3 0 1 4 31,580 4.2* 4.1*
Region Total 27 20 35 82 260,404 10.5 12.1
Reg- 6 North Country
Clinton 6 11 12 29 81,491 11.9 10.7
Essex 7 4 11 22 38,640 19.0 21.5
Franklin 2 5 10 17 51,203 11.1 9.9
Hamilton 0 1 1 2 4,733 14.1* 15.4*
Warren 5 6 6 17 64,999 8.7 8.2
Washington 4 3 3 10 62,565 5.3 5.6
Region Total 24 30 43 97 303,632 10.6 10.4
Reg- 7 Tug Hill Seaway
Jefferson 13 17 14 44 118,747 12.4 12.7
Lewis 3 3 6 12 27,109 14.8 15.0
St. Lawrence 10 12 13 35 111,457 10.5 11.3
Region Total 26 32 33 91 257,313 11.8 12.1
Reg- 8 Central NY
Cayuga 15 8 20 43 78,863 18.2 19.5
Cortland 0 5 11 16 48,831 10.9 11.7
Madison 6 11 9 26 72,200 12.0 13.6
Oneida 28 40 41 109 232,985 15.6 16.4
Onondaga 65 77 94 236 468,349 16.8 16.5
Oswego 21 18 23 62 120,741 17.1 17.4
Region Total 135 159 198 492 1,021,969 16.0 16.3
Reg- 9 Southern Tier
Broome 33 37 40 110 197,150 18.6 20.4
Chenango 5 8 8 21 49,258 14.2 16.0
Delaware 2 4 7 13 46,452 9.3 11.5
Tioga 4 13 8 25 49,855 16.7 18.5
Tompkins 8 15 14 37 104,411 11.8 13.3
Region Total 52 77 77 206 447,126 15.4 16.8
Reg- 10 Finger Lakes
Chemung 14 10 14 38 87,782 14.4 14.7
Livingston 3 2 6 11 64,669 5.7 6.1
Monroe 94 110 103 307 749,688 13.7 13.4
Ontario 12 14 12 38 109,457 11.6 12.2
Schuyler 4 0 3 7 18,375 12.7* 13.6*
Seneca 3 4 7 14 35,042 13.3 13.3
Steuben 8 13 7 28 98,225 9.5 9.9
Wayne 3 6 8 17 91,990 6.2 6.7
Yates 1 2 3 6 25,137 8.0* 7.4*
Region Total 142 161 163 466 1,280,366 12.1 12.1
Reg- 11 Western NY
Allegany 3 2 6 11 47,769 7.7 9.1
Cattaraugus 4 5 16 25 78,471 10.6 11.5
Chautauqua 13 17 26 56 131,971 14.1 15.6
Erie 130 145 277 552 921,760 20.0 20.3
Genesee 3 3 13 19 59,184 10.7 11.0
Niagara 35 36 52 123 213,475 19.2 20.0
Orleans 6 3 4 13 41,934 10.3 10.8
Wyoming 9 0 3 12 41,244 9.7 10.8
Region Total 203 211 397 811 1,535,808 17.6 18.2
New York State 2,186 2,256 2,771 7,213 19,731,048 12.2 11.8

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

County of residence was assigned based on ZIP code for cases in which patient county of residence was listed as unknown or missing, but a valid NY ZIP code was present.