Overdose deaths involving heroin, rate per 100,000 population - Aged 18-44 years

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

(Click on a county name for trend graph data)

  Deaths Average Population (aged 18-44) Crude
Region/County 2013 2014 2015 Total 2013-2015 Rate
Reg- 1 Long Island
Nassau 34 46 55 135 440,156 10.2
Suffolk 77 85 108 270 498,425 18.1
Region Total 111 131 163 405 938,582 14.4
Reg- 2 New York City
Bronx 21 24 39 84 568,299 4.9
Kings 17 41 50 108 1,080,133 3.3
New York 18 33 42 93 768,145 4.0
Queens 39 31 40 110 916,376 4.0
Richmond 8 18 21 47 166,620 9.4
Region Total 103 147 192 442 3,499,573 4.2
Reg- 3 Mid-Hudson
Dutchess 21 15 16 52 101,819 17.0
Orange 10 27 32 69 128,930 17.8
Putnam 4 4 3 11 30,744 11.9
Rockland 4 6 7 17 103,710 5.5
Sullivan 7 5 9 21 23,894 29.3
Ulster 8 10 11 29 60,738 15.9
Westchester 19 23 26 68 324,093 7.0
Region Total 73 90 104 267 773,928 11.5
Reg- 4 Capital Region
Albany 10 10 11 31 120,220 8.6
Columbia 0 0 3 3 17,709 5.6*
Greene 2 3 3 8 15,249 17.5*
Rensselaer 5 1 6 12 57,704 6.9
Saratoga 5 10 5 20 74,611 8.9
Schenectady 1 2 1 4 53,465 2.5*
Region Total 23 26 29 78 338,957 7.7
Reg- 5 Mohawk Valley
Fulton 1 0 2 3 17,200 5.8*
Herkimer 0 1 3 4 19,718 6.8*
Montgomery 0 0 2 2 15,873 4.2*
Otsego 0 2 2 4 22,395 6.0*
Schoharie 0 0 1 1 10,160 3.3*
Region Total 1 3 10 14 85,346 5.5
Reg- 6 North Country
Clinton 1 2 2 5 30,983 5.4*
Essex 0 0 2 2 11,945 5.6*
Franklin 1 0 0 1 18,898 1.8*
Hamilton 0 0 0 0 1,069 0.0*
Warren 0 0 0 0 19,579 0.0*
Washington 0 0 1 1 20,496 1.6*
Region Total 2 2 5 9 102,970 2.9*
Reg- 7 Tug Hill Seaway
Jefferson 1 3 3 7 49,290 4.7*
Lewis 1 0 1 2 8,377 8.0*
St. Lawrence 0 1 2 3 41,671 2.4*
Region Total 2 4 6 12 99,337 4.0
Reg- 8 Central NY
Cayuga 0 1 6 7 25,868 9.0*
Cortland 0 2 2 4 19,348 6.9*
Madison 1 3 1 5 24,748 6.7*
Oneida 8 18 11 37 77,635 15.9
Onondaga 16 18 26 60 164,228 12.2
Oswego 2 2 8 12 41,865 9.6
Region Total 27 44 54 125 353,692 11.8
Reg- 9 Southern Tier
Broome 7 7 10 24 70,207 11.4
Chenango 0 1 4 5 14,717 11.3*
Delaware 0 0 2 2 13,796 4.8*
Tioga 0 1 2 3 14,719 6.8*
Tompkins 2 4 3 9 52,525 5.7*
Region Total 9 13 21 43 165,965 8.6
Reg- 10 Finger Lakes
Chemung 1 0 2 3 28,959 3.5*
Livingston 1 1 1 3 23,674 4.2*
Monroe 25 35 29 89 268,432 11.1
Ontario 3 0 6 9 34,281 8.8*
Schuyler 0 0 0 0 5,466 0.0*
Seneca 1 0 1 2 11,817 5.6*
Steuben 4 1 0 5 30,486 5.5*
Wayne 1 0 0 1 28,183 1.2*
Yates 0 0 0 0 7,717 0.0*
Region Total 36 37 39 112 439,015 8.5
Reg- 11 Western NY
Allegany 0 0 1 1 17,027 2.0*
Cattaraugus 1 0 1 2 24,654 2.7*
Chautauqua 4 7 5 16 43,069 12.4
Erie 26 28 48 102 319,949 10.6
Genesee 1 0 3 4 19,033 7.0*
Niagara 2 8 10 20 68,813 9.7
Orleans 1 0 0 1 13,912 2.4*
Wyoming 3 0 2 5 14,421 11.6*
Region Total 38 43 70 151 520,877 9.7
New York State 425 540 693 1,658 7,318,243 7.6

* 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.