Asthma Hospitalizations, Adults, 2010

Number of Hospitalizations Due to Asthma (N) and Age-Adjusted Rate (per 10,000 Residents), California Counties, Adults 18+, 2010

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COUNTYNRate
Merced 212 12.7
Alameda 1,380 11.8
Shasta 109 7.3
Mariposa <12  
Sutter 81 10.7
Yuba 59 11.3
San Joaquin 414 8.7
Kern 552 10.1
Los Angeles 7,845 10.2
San Bernardino 1,370 9.5
Tulare 331 11.4
Butte 121 6.5
Amador <28 6.6
Contra Costa 854 10.3
Stanislaus 338 9.1
Fresno 592 9.1
Sacramento 1,010 9.4
CALIFORNIA OVERALL 23,725 8.3
Kings 116 12.0
Tehama 46 9.8
San Francisco 540 7.7
Riverside 1,134 7.4
Imperial 134 10.3
Solano 271 8.3
San Mateo 403 6.9
Humboldt 60 5.6
Santa Clara 822 6.0
Monterey 172 5.5
Nevada 46 4.5
San Diego 1,496 6.4
Lake 74 14.2
Siskiyou 18 4.3
Orange 1,434 6.2
Ventura 378 6.0
San Benito 33 8.5
Sonoma 216 5.7
Santa Cruz 96 4.9
Madera 67 5.4
Napa 72 6.2
Calaveras <27 5.5
El Dorado 62 3.9
Placer 160 5.7
Yolo 46 3.3
Tuolumne 23 4.6
San Luis Obispo 94 4.4
Marin 80 3.3
Santa Barbara 93 2.8
Del Norte 8  
Mendocino 33 4.4
Plumas <8  
Glenn <23 7.4
Lassen 26 9.4
Colusa 8  
Inyo 8  
Trinity <7  
Alpine <5  
Modoc <5  
Mono <5  
Sierra <5  

Data Source: Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development (OSHPD), 2010

*An asthma hospitalization is a discharge from a licensed acute care hospital in California with the primary diagnosis of asthma. The rate of asthma hospitalizations is the number of hospitalizations per 10,000 residents, age-adjusted to the 2000 U.S. population. Population denominators for rates are from the California Department of Finance. Rates based on numbers <12 are not reported.