Capital Region Region Hospital discharges involving heroin overdose, crude rate per 100,000 population - Aged 18-64 years

Capital Region Region Hospital discharges involving heroin overdose, crude rate per 100,000 population - Aged 18-64 years

Capital Region Region Hospital discharges involving heroin overdose, crude rate per 100,000 population - Aged 18-64 years

  Crude Rate
Year Single Year 3-Year Average NYS exc. NYC
2005 1.5* 2.5
2006 s 1.1 2.5
2007 s 1.4 2.4
2008 2.6 2.3 2.5
2009 3.3 2.6 3.2
2010 1.8 2.1 2.3
2011 1.3* 2.4 3.1
2012 4.1 4.2 4.0
2013 7.3 5.7 6.6
2014 5.6 7.6

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

s: Data do not meet reporting criteria

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.