Overdose deaths involving any opioid, 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

(Click on a county name for trend graph data)

  Deaths Average Population Crude Adjusted
Region/County 2013 2014 2015 Total 2013-2015 Rate Rate
Reg- 1 Long Island
Nassau 131 143 172 446 1,357,374 11.0 11.5
Suffolk 209 199 213 621 1,501,431 13.8 14.4
Region Total 340 342 385 1,067 2,858,805 12.4 13.0
Reg- 2 New York City
Bronx 105 102 177 384 1,437,445 8.9 8.9
Kings 126 163 198 487 2,616,892 6.2 6.1
New York 94 106 113 313 1,635,648 6.4 5.8
Queens 120 113 112 345 2,318,968 5.0 4.6
Richmond 61 73 65 199 473,486 14.0 14.1
Region Total 506 557 665 1,728 8,482,440 6.8 6.5
Reg- 3 Mid-Hudson
Dutchess 52 39 57 148 296,416 16.6 17.3
Orange 46 58 69 173 376,446 15.3 16.1
Putnam 12 9 13 34 99,391 11.4 12.4
Rockland 23 16 27 66 323,602 6.8 7.6
Sullivan 17 20 19 56 75,828 24.6 26.7
Ulster 25 19 27 71 180,529 13.1 13.9
Westchester 71 67 83 221 972,611 7.6 7.6
Region Total 246 228 295 769 2,324,823 11.0 11.5
Reg- 4 Capital Region
Albany 24 23 31 78 308,166 8.4 8.9
Columbia 7 9 6 22 61,958 11.8 11.5
Greene 5 9 8 22 48,016 15.3 16.6
Rensselaer 12 7 18 37 159,986 7.7 8.3
Saratoga 12 19 19 50 225,012 7.4 7.9
Schenectady 11 5 12 28 155,224 6.0 5.6
Region Total 71 72 94 237 958,361 8.2 8.5
Reg- 5 Mohawk Valley
Fulton 3 1 4 8 54,228 4.9* 5.3*
Herkimer 7 4 7 18 63,675 9.4 11.5
Montgomery 3 3 5 11 49,773 7.4 8.9
Otsego 3 3 8 14 61,149 7.6 8.6
Schoharie 2 0 1 3 31,580 3.2* 3.1*
Region Total 18 11 25 54 260,404 6.9 8.0
Reg- 6 North Country
Clinton 5 6 11 22 81,491 9.0 7.9
Essex 4 3 10 17 38,640 14.7 16.2
Franklin 1 2 5 8 51,203 5.2* 5.6*
Hamilton 0 1 0 1 4,733 7.0* 2.8*
Warren 0 3 4 7 64,999 3.6* 3.1*
Washington 1 3 2 6 62,565 3.2* 3.2*
Region Total 11 18 32 61 303,632 6.7 6.5
Reg- 7 Tug Hill Seaway
Jefferson 12 13 10 35 118,747 9.8 10.1
Lewis 3 1 5 9 27,109 11.1* 12.5*
St. Lawrence 9 10 12 31 111,457 9.3 10.2
Region Total 24 24 27 75 257,313 9.7 10.1
Reg- 8 Central NY
Cayuga 12 5 17 34 78,863 14.4 15.2
Cortland 0 5 8 13 48,831 8.9 9.6
Madison 4 8 7 19 72,200 8.8 10.4
Oneida 17 36 36 89 232,985 12.7 13.6
Onondaga 47 56 70 173 468,349 12.3 12.5
Oswego 18 15 15 48 120,741 13.3 13.8
Region Total 98 125 153 376 1,021,969 12.3 12.8
Reg- 9 Southern Tier
Broome 22 27 29 78 197,150 13.2 14.2
Chenango 4 7 7 18 49,258 12.2 13.9
Delaware 1 2 6 9 46,452 6.5* 8.4*
Tioga 4 7 7 18 49,855 12.0 13.6
Tompkins 7 14 11 32 104,411 10.2 11.5
Region Total 38 57 60 155 447,126 11.6 12.6
Reg- 10 Finger Lakes
Chemung 9 7 10 26 87,782 9.9 10.6
Livingston 3 2 4 9 64,669 4.6* 5.3*
Monroe 68 88 81 237 749,688 10.5 10.4
Ontario 9 10 7 26 109,457 7.9 8.4
Schuyler 3 0 1 4 18,375 7.3* 8.2*
Seneca 2 1 4 7 35,042 6.7* 7.7*
Steuben 5 6 5 16 98,225 5.4 5.6
Wayne 2 3 4 9 91,990 3.3* 3.3*
Yates 1 2 2 5 25,137 6.6* 6.6*
Region Total 102 119 118 339 1,280,366 8.8 8.9
Reg- 11 Western NY
Allegany 1 1 6 8 47,769 5.6* 7.3*
Cattaraugus 3 1 11 15 78,471 6.4 7.1
Chautauqua 11 14 15 40 131,971 10.1 11.2
Erie 94 112 238 444 921,760 16.1 16.5
Genesee 2 2 10 14 59,184 7.9 7.9
Niagara 26 25 44 95 213,475 14.8 16.1
Orleans 5 2 4 11 41,934 8.7 9.2
Wyoming 8 0 3 11 41,244 8.9 10.0
Region Total 150 157 331 638 1,535,808 13.8 14.5
New York State 1,604 1,710 2,185 5,499 19,731,048 9.3 9.1

* 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.