Overdose deaths involving heroin, rate per 100,000 population - Aged 45-64 years

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

(Click on a county name for trend graph data)

  Deaths Average Population (aged 45-64) Crude
Region/County 2013 2014 2015 Total 2013-2015 Rate
Reg- 1 Long Island
Nassau 8 10 16 34 394,488 2.9
Suffolk 26 19 27 72 439,672 5.5
Region Total 34 29 43 106 834,160 4.2
Reg- 2 New York City
Bronx 31 30 58 119 340,030 11.7
Kings 20 38 47 105 609,288 5.7
New York 24 19 24 67 392,102 5.7
Queens 20 18 23 61 613,516 3.3
Richmond 8 14 7 29 132,391 7.3
Region Total 103 119 159 381 2,087,328 6.1
Reg- 3 Mid-Hudson
Dutchess 4 6 11 21 88,881 7.9
Orange 4 12 6 22 102,310 7.2
Putnam 0 0 2 2 32,660 2.0*
Rockland 1 1 5 7 82,163 2.8*
Sullivan 1 2 1 4 22,904 5.8*
Ulster 1 1 4 6 54,984 3.6*
Westchester 7 14 13 34 273,843 4.1
Region Total 18 36 42 96 657,745 4.9
Reg- 4 Capital Region
Albany 4 4 5 13 82,437 5.3
Columbia 2 1 1 4 19,815 6.7*
Greene 0 3 2 5 14,854 11.2*
Rensselaer 0 3 2 5 45,589 3.7*
Saratoga 0 4 2 6 67,175 3.0*
Schenectady 1 2 3 6 43,320 4.6*
Region Total 7 17 15 39 273,190 4.8
Reg- 5 Mohawk Valley
Fulton 1 0 0 1 16,038 2.1*
Herkimer 0 0 0 0 18,552 0.0*
Montgomery 0 0 0 0 13,792 0.0*
Otsego 0 0 0 0 17,133 0.0*
Schoharie 0 0 0 0 9,592 0.0*
Region Total 1 0 0 1 75,107 0.4*
Reg- 6 North Country
Clinton 0 1 0 1 23,186 1.4*
Essex 0 0 0 0 11,932 0.0*
Franklin 0 0 0 0 14,524 0.0*
Hamilton 0 0 0 0 1,686 0.0*
Warren 0 1 0 1 20,178 1.7*
Washington 1 0 0 1 18,834 1.8*
Region Total 1 2 0 3 90,339 1.1*
Reg- 7 Tug Hill Seaway
Jefferson 0 2 2 4 25,621 5.2*
Lewis 0 0 0 0 7,828 0.0*
St. Lawrence 0 0 0 0 29,696 0.0*
Region Total 0 2 2 4 63,145 2.1*
Reg- 8 Central NY
Cayuga 0 1 0 1 23,497 1.4*
Cortland 0 0 1 1 12,549 2.7*
Madison 0 0 1 1 21,338 1.6*
Oneida 2 3 4 9 64,990 4.6*
Onondaga 7 9 13 29 129,795 7.4
Oswego 1 0 1 2 35,254 1.9*
Region Total 10 13 20 43 287,423 5.0
Reg- 9 Southern Tier
Broome 1 3 2 6 53,531 3.7*
Chenango 1 0 0 1 14,749 2.3*
Delaware 0 0 0 0 14,026 0.0*
Tioga 0 0 0 0 15,215 0.0*
Tompkins 0 0 0 0 23,014 0.0*
Region Total 2 3 2 7 120,536 1.9*
Reg- 10 Finger Lakes
Chemung 1 0 2 3 24,819 4.0*
Livingston 0 0 0 0 18,672 0.0*
Monroe 15 18 14 47 204,292 7.7
Ontario 0 0 0 0 32,947 0.0*
Schuyler 1 0 0 1 5,784 5.8*
Seneca 0 0 0 0 10,059 0.0*
Steuben 0 1 1 2 28,625 2.3*
Wayne 1 0 0 1 28,236 1.2*
Yates 0 0 0 0 6,992 0.0*
Region Total 18 19 17 54 360,426 5.0
Reg- 11 Western NY
Allegany 0 0 0 0 12,724 0.0*
Cattaraugus 0 0 1 1 22,618 1.5*
Chautauqua 2 1 1 4 37,493 3.6*
Erie 5 10 19 34 258,643 4.4
Genesee 0 0 1 1 17,697 1.9*
Niagara 0 2 2 4 64,116 2.1*
Orleans 0 0 0 0 12,732 0.0*
Wyoming 0 0 0 0 12,520 0.0*
Region Total 7 13 24 44 438,544 3.3
New York State 201 253 324 778 5,287,943 4.9

* 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.