Asthma emergency department visit rate per 10,000 - Aged 65 years or older

Source: 2011-2013 SPARCS Data as of January 2015

(Click on a county name for trend graph data)

  ED Visits Average Population Crude
Region/County 2011 2012 2013 Total 2011-2013 Rate
Reg- 1 Long Island
Nassau 422 437 480 1,339 212,789 21.0
Suffolk 414 417 396 1,227 215,996 18.9
Region Total 836 854 876 2,566 428,784 19.9
Reg- 2 New York City
Bronx 1,434 1,589 1,716 4,739 153,796 102.7
Kings 2,138 2,087 2,249 6,474 301,083 71.7
New York 1,376 1,388 1,320 4,084 225,117 60.5
Queens 1,012 1,061 1,061 3,134 299,790 34.8
Richmond 152 197 169 518 64,112 26.9
Region Total 6,112 6,322 6,515 18,949 1,043,899 60.5
Reg- 3 Mid-Hudson
Dutchess 93 91 64 248 43,008 19.2
Orange 125 106 137 368 44,064 27.8
Putnam 20 20 30 70 13,642 17.1
Rockland 96 108 130 334 45,018 24.7
Sullivan 9 22 19 50 12,065 13.8
Ulster 58 55 54 167 29,272 19.0
Westchester 325 373 379 1,077 145,693 24.6
Region Total 726 775 813 2,314 332,763 23.2
Reg- 4 Capital Region
Albany 68 58 93 219 44,356 16.5
Columbia 8 9 11 28 12,185 7.7
Greene 11 10 6 27 9,039 10.0
Rensselaer 48 17 37 102 22,752 14.9
Saratoga 48 40 50 138 32,668 14.1
Schenectady 26 38 40 104 23,591 14.7
Region Total 209 172 237 618 144,591 14.2
Reg- 5 Mohawk Valley
Fulton 14 27 17 58 9,305 20.8
Herkimer 17 18 22 57 11,369 16.7
Montgomery 26 42 25 93 8,496 36.5
Otsego 9 15 10 34 10,823 10.5
Schoharie s s s 12 5,560 7.2
Region Total 68 107 79 254 45,554 18.6
Reg- 6 North Country
Clinton 29 37 35 101 11,626 29.0
Essex 9 33 20 62 7,653 27.0
Franklin 8 10 19 37 7,236 17.0
Hamilton s s s 7 1,195 19.5*
Warren 32 23 15 70 12,064 19.3
Washington 9 18 12 39 10,339 12.6
Region Total 89 123 104 316 50,113 21.0
Reg- 7 Tug Hill Seaway
Jefferson 20 16 34 70 13,718 17.0
Lewis s s s 13 4,254 10.2
St. Lawrence 50 45 30 125 16,263 25.6
Region Total 76 65 67 208 34,235 20.3
Reg- 8 Central NY
Cayuga 11 46 28 85 12,811 22.1
Cortland 14 11 13 38 6,876 18.4
Madison 25 17 10 52 10,832 16.0
Oneida 89 74 81 244 39,270 20.7
Onondaga 86 76 92 254 68,223 12.4
Oswego 19 12 11 42 16,385 8.5
Region Total 244 236 235 715 154,398 15.4
Reg- 9 Southern Tier
Broome 81 80 76 237 33,693 23.4
Chenango 10 18 19 47 8,834 17.7
Delaware 14 9 13 36 9,764 12.3
Tioga s s s 15 8,476 5.9
Tompkins 22 16 13 51 11,782 14.4
Region Total 132 130 124 386 72,548 17.7
Reg- 10 Finger Lakes
Chemung 27 27 23 77 14,349 17.9
Livingston 20 24 24 68 9,526 23.8
Monroe 178 202 184 564 109,486 17.2
Ontario 21 22 23 66 17,954 12.3
Schuyler s s s 22 3,288 22.3
Seneca s s s 12 5,755 7.0
Steuben 39 40 33 112 16,453 22.7
Wayne 16 21 16 53 14,327 12.3
Yates s s s 16 4,418 12.1
Region Total 321 355 314 990 195,556 16.9
Reg- 11 Western NY
Allegany 22 13 17 52 7,746 22.4
Cattaraugus 31 9 31 71 12,800 18.5
Chautauqua 51 43 42 136 23,060 19.7
Erie 275 282 314 871 147,676 19.7
Genesee 9 7 15 31 9,778 10.6
Niagara 48 46 43 137 35,572 12.8
Orleans s s s 24 6,461 12.4
Wyoming s s s 32 6,049 17.6
Region Total 460 408 486 1,354 249,142 18.1
New York State 9,273 9,547 9,850 28,670 2,751,582 34.7

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

s: Data do not meet reporting criteria