Emergency Room visit rate Due to Asthma

This indicator shows three-year average annual rate of emergency room visits due to asthma per 10,000 county population. Asthma is a disease that affects your lungs. It causes repeated episodes of wheezing, breathlessness, chest tightness, and night-time or early morning coughing. Asthma can be controlled by taking medicine and avoiding the triggers that can cause an attack.

Measurement Period: 2009
Value: 32

County

32

State

52.9

National

HP 2020

  • 10
  • 54
  • 98.9

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Demographics

  • Emergency Room visit rate Due to Asthma; Females
    34.5
      Low: 12.5             High: 105.7
  • Emergency Room visit rate Due to Asthma; Males
    29.3
      Low: 7.3             High: 91.8

Historical Data

  • Measurement Period Value
    2009 32

Peer Counties

  • Peers included in this indicator: Clermont, OH; Fairfield, OH; Medina, OH; Wayne, OH;

  • 32
    • 30.1
    • 36.1
    • 42.8
  • Peer counties are those counties similar in population composition and selected demographics. Of the peer counties, only the ones that have data for the same indicator/time frame have been included.

    This county has 56 peer counties

    Peer counties (counties and county-like geographic areas) in stratum number 12 were stratified on the basis of the following factors: Frontier Status, Population Size, Poverty, Age

    All Peer Counties for Medina

    El Dorado, CA; Placer, CA; Douglas, CO; Windham, CT; Clay, FL; Cherokee, GA; Maui, HI; McHenry, IL; Tazewell, IL; Elkhart, IN; Hamilton, IN; Johnson, IN; Porter, IN; Carroll, MD; Charles, MD; Frederick, MD; Harford, MD; Howard, MD; Allegan, MI; Eaton, MI; Livingston, MI; Monroe, MI; Ottawa, MI; St. Clair, MI; Olmsted, MN; Stearns, MN; Washington, MN; Jefferson, MO; Rankin, MS; Union, NC; Sarpy, NE; Gloucester, NJ; Sussex, NJ; Saratoga, NY; Clermont, OH; Fairfield, OH; Medina, OH; Wayne, OH; Rutherford, TN; Sumner, TN; Williamson, TN; Williamson, TX; Davis, UT; Weber, UT; Chesapeake, VA; Loudoun, VA; Benton, WA; Kitsap, WA; Thurston, WA; Brown, WI; Kenosha, WI; Marathon, WI; Outagamie, WI; Racine, WI; Rock, WI; Sheboygan, WI; Washington, WI;
 
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