Asthma hospitalization rate per 10,000 - Aged 65 years or older

Source: 2012-2014 SPARCS Data as of February 2016

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  Discharges Average Population Crude
Region/County 2012 2013 2014 Total 2012-2014 Rate
Reg- 1 Long Island
Nassau 551 515 468 1,534 218,121 23.4
Suffolk 470 485 436 1,391 223,154 20.8
Region Total 1,021 1,000 904 2,925 441,275 22.1
Reg- 2 New York City
Bronx 1,296 1,199 1,155 3,650 157,868 77.1
Kings 1,668 1,670 1,405 4,743 309,636 51.1
New York 920 885 800 2,605 230,471 37.7
Queens 953 956 953 2,862 308,073 31.0
Richmond 205 181 157 543 66,742 27.1
Region Total 5,042 4,891 4,470 14,403 1,072,790 44.8
Reg- 3 Mid-Hudson
Dutchess 68 54 63 185 44,547 13.8
Orange 86 104 121 311 45,694 22.7
Putnam 15 24 23 62 14,208 14.5
Rockland 140 141 127 408 46,685 29.1
Sullivan 8 8 23 39 12,442 10.4
Ulster 49 56 50 155 30,392 17.0
Westchester 319 376 306 1,001 149,245 22.4
Region Total 685 763 713 2,161 343,212 21.0
Reg- 4 Capital Region
Albany 74 85 67 226 45,885 16.4
Columbia 11 11 8 30 12,606 7.9
Greene s s s 20 9,345 7.1
Rensselaer 31 34 40 105 23,606 14.8
Saratoga 28 28 30 86 34,210 8.4
Schenectady 20 23 26 69 23,904 9.6
Region Total 172 186 178 536 149,556 11.9
Reg- 5 Mohawk Valley
Fulton 17 11 11 39 9,546 13.6
Herkimer 24 20 19 63 11,785 17.8
Montgomery s s s 26 8,655 10.0
Otsego 12 11 10 33 11,094 9.9
Schoharie s s s 13 5,767 7.5
Region Total 62 57 55 174 46,848 12.4
Reg- 6 North Country
Clinton 26 24 19 69 12,048 19.1
Essex s s s 13 7,944 5.5
Franklin s s s 19 7,439 8.5
Hamilton s s s s 1,231 s
Warren 18 17 10 45 12,503 12.0
Washington 20 10 11 41 10,611 12.9
Region Total 79 65 46 190 51,775 12.2
Reg- 7 Tug Hill Seaway
Jefferson 6 13 15 34 14,167 8.0
Lewis s s s 13 4,406 9.8
St. Lawrence 22 17 14 53 16,709 10.6
Region Total 33 33 34 100 35,282 9.4
Reg- 8 Central NY
Cayuga 19 13 6 38 13,186 9.6
Cortland s s s 11 7,132 5.1
Madison 14 14 12 40 11,164 11.9
Oneida 114 91 60 265 39,962 22.1
Onondaga 75 79 57 211 70,041 10.0
Oswego 11 13 11 35 16,973 6.9
Region Total 236 214 150 600 158,458 12.6
Reg- 9 Southern Tier
Broome 42 51 35 128 34,201 12.5
Chenango s s s 31 9,107 11.3
Delaware 7 10 14 31 10,023 10.3
Tioga s s s 15 8,729 5.7
Tompkins s s s 16 12,310 4.3
Region Total 68 83 70 221 74,371 9.9
Reg- 10 Finger Lakes
Chemung 24 30 18 72 14,674 16.4
Livingston 13 13 6 32 9,861 10.8
Monroe 147 144 150 441 112,954 13.0
Ontario 12 11 12 35 18,704 6.2
Schuyler s s s 23 3,435 22.3
Seneca s s s 6 5,943 3.4*
Steuben 11 22 24 57 16,867 11.3
Wayne 12 13 13 38 14,800 8.6
Yates s s s s 4,516 s
Region Total 235 244 229 708 201,754 11.7
Reg- 11 Western NY
Allegany s s s 35 7,944 14.7
Cattaraugus 6 20 18 44 13,116 11.2
Chautauqua 28 28 24 80 23,502 11.3
Erie 209 203 196 608 150,288 13.5
Genesee s s s 22 9,983 7.3
Niagara 33 35 22 90 36,355 8.3
Orleans 8 18 7 33 6,651 16.5
Wyoming 21 16 15 52 6,222 27.9
Region Total 315 341 308 964 254,061 12.6
New York State 7,948 7,877 7,157 22,982 2,829,382 27.1

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

s: Data do not meet reporting criteria