Capital Region Region Outpatient emergency department visits involving heroin overdose, crude rate per 100,000 population - Aged 25-44 years

Capital Region Region Outpatient emergency department visits involving heroin overdose, crude rate per 100,000 population - Aged 25-44 years

Capital Region Region Outpatient emergency department visits involving heroin overdose, crude rate per 100,000 population - Aged 25-44 years

  Crude Rate
Year Single Year 3-Year Average NYS exc. NYC
2005 8.5 5.0
2006 9.4 7.2 6.5
2007 3.6* 7.0 4.9
2008 8.0 7.1 6.8
2009 10.0 10.1 7.7
2010 12.3 13.3 8.0
2011 17.5 14.9 10.7
2012 15.0 18.3 17.4
2013 22.3 25.6 28.5
2014 39.5 44.0

* 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.