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: 42

County

42

State

52.9

National

HP 2020

  • 10
  • 54
  • 98.9

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Demographics

  • Emergency Room visit rate Due to Asthma; Females
    45.5
      Low: 12.5             High: 105.7
  • Emergency Room visit rate Due to Asthma; Males
    38.3
      Low: 7.3             High: 91.8

Historical Data

  • Measurement Period Value
    2009 42

Peer Counties

  • Peers included in this indicator: Auglaize, OH; Clinton, OH; Defiance, OH; Fulton, OH; Mercer, OH; Preble, OH; Shelby, OH; Williams, OH;

  • 42
    • 23
    • 41
    • 58.9
  • 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 30 peer counties

    Peer counties (counties and county-like geographic areas) in stratum number 48 were stratified on the basis of the following factors: Frontier Status, Population Size, Poverty, Age, Population Density

    All Peer Counties for Auglaize

    Muscatine, IA; Boone, IL; Grundy, IL; Kendall, IL; Adams, IN; Boone, IN; Dearborn, IN; DeKalb, IN; Dubois, IN; Huntington, IN; LaGrange, IN; Marshall, IN; Noble, IN; Shelby, IN; Whitley, IN; Oldham, KY; Benton, MN; Chisago, MN; Christian, MO; Auglaize, OH; Clinton, OH; Defiance, OH; Fulton, OH; Mercer, OH; Preble, OH; Shelby, OH; Williams, OH; Cheatham, TN; Rockwall, TX; Gloucester, VA; Calumet, WI;
 
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