Asthma hospitalization rate per 10,000 - Aged 5-11 years

Source: 2012-2014 SPARCS Data as of February 2016

(Click on a county name for trend graph data)

  Discharges Average Population Crude
Region/County 2012 2013 2014 Total 2012-2014 Rate
Reg- 1 Long Island
Nassau 222 223 245 690 115,696 19.9
Suffolk 262 203 235 700 131,155 17.8
Region Total 484 426 480 1,390 246,850 18.8
Reg- 2 New York City
Bronx 1,178 1,220 1,316 3,714 139,004 89.1
Kings 849 810 879 2,538 225,778 37.5
New York 342 334 372 1,048 86,324 40.5
Queens 454 450 492 1,396 176,209 26.4
Richmond 70 74 80 224 41,204 18.1
Region Total 2,893 2,888 3,139 8,920 668,519 44.5
Reg- 3 Mid-Hudson
Dutchess 52 51 57 160 23,266 22.9
Orange 37 35 33 105 38,528 9.1
Putnam 6 12 10 28 8,398 11.1
Rockland 31 19 23 73 34,711 7.0
Sullivan 7 6 10 23 6,404 12.0
Ulster 16 23 22 61 13,188 15.4
Westchester 126 150 150 426 87,723 16.2
Region Total 275 296 305 876 212,219 13.8
Reg- 4 Capital Region
Albany 28 30 26 84 21,983 12.7
Columbia s s s 9 4,506 6.7*
Greene s s s 6 3,185 6.3*
Rensselaer 22 14 21 57 12,412 15.3
Saratoga s s s 28 18,703 5.0
Schenectady 14 8 15 37 13,164 9.4
Region Total 81 63 77 221 73,953 10.0
Reg- 5 Mohawk Valley
Fulton 9 12 16 37 4,397 28.1
Herkimer s s s 7 5,265 4.4*
Montgomery s s s 15 4,345 11.5
Otsego s s s 11 3,950 9.3
Schoharie s s s s 2,297 s
Region Total 22 24 29 75 20,254 12.3
Reg- 6 North Country
Clinton s s s 20 5,736 11.6
Essex s s s s 2,538 s
Franklin s s s 9 4,033 7.4*
Hamilton 0 0 0 0 285 0.0*
Warren s s s 14 4,745 9.8
Washington s s s 13 4,893 8.9
Region Total 23 13 22 58 22,230 8.7
Reg- 7 Tug Hill Seaway
Jefferson 10 7 13 30 11,076 9.0
Lewis s s s s 2,471 s
St. Lawrence s s s 25 9,182 9.1
Region Total 23 12 24 59 22,728 8.7
Reg- 8 Central NY
Cayuga s s s 7 6,124 3.8*
Cortland s s s 8 3,839 6.9*
Madison s s s 17 5,697 9.9
Oneida 12 24 26 62 19,084 10.8
Onondaga 30 22 34 86 39,263 7.3
Oswego s s s 11 10,165 3.6
Region Total 61 55 75 191 84,172 7.6
Reg- 9 Southern Tier
Broome 22 16 11 49 14,842 11.0
Chenango s s s 7 4,002 5.8*
Delaware s s s 9 3,212 9.3*
Tioga s s s 9 4,402 6.8*
Tompkins s s s 9 6,041 5.0*
Region Total 35 26 22 83 32,500 8.5
Reg- 10 Finger Lakes
Chemung s s s 11 7,539 4.9
Livingston s s s 6 4,735 4.2*
Monroe 72 67 106 245 61,978 13.2
Ontario s s s 8 9,068 2.9*
Schuyler s s s s 1,347 s
Seneca s s s 9 2,727 11.0*
Steuben 9 7 6 22 8,579 8.5
Wayne s s s 19 7,956 8.0
Yates s s s s 2,137 s
Region Total 100 92 134 326 106,065 10.2
Reg- 11 Western NY
Allegany s s s 13 3,868 11.2
Cattaraugus 8 6 6 20 6,980 9.6
Chautauqua s s s 18 10,722 5.6
Erie 127 110 180 417 72,825 19.1
Genesee s s s 12 4,813 8.3
Niagara 18 20 22 60 16,756 11.9
Orleans s s s 6 3,344 6.0*
Wyoming s s s s 3,100 s
Region Total 169 150 230 549 122,408 14.9
New York State 4,166 4,045 4,537 12,748 1,611,899 26.4

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

s: Data do not meet reporting criteria