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Data List for Emergency Department Visits due to Asthma by Utah Small Area, 2012-2013

Utah Small AreasAge-adjusted Rate per 10,000 PopulationLower LimitUpper LimitNote
Record Count: 64
Brigham City16.112.720.2Lower than state
Box Elder Co (Other)
Logan13.811.816.1Lower than State
Cache Co (Oth)/Rich Co (All)12.510.215.1Lower than State
Ben Lomond23.220.526.1
Morgan Co (All)/Weber Co (E)11.69.414.2Lower than State
Ogden (Downtown)36.932.741.6Higher than State
South Ogden32.228.136.7Higher than State
Roy/Hooper18.615.821.7Lower than State
Riverdale28.724.233.7Higher than State
Clearfield/Hill AFB22.119.524.9
Layton16.914.819.2Lower than State
Syracuse/Kaysville9.67.911.7Lower than State
Farmington/Centerville11.28.913.9Lower than State
Woods Cross/North Salt Lake21.217.725.3
Bountiful18.916.221.9Lower than State
SLC (Rose Park)45.640.551.1Higher than State
SLC (Avenues)
SLC (Foothill/U of U)12.89.616.6Lower than State
Magna35.230.140.8Higher than State
SLC (Glendale)51.245.757.2Higher than State
West Valley (West)41.838.645.2Higher than State
West Valley (East) V248.344.152.8Higher than State
SLC (Downtown)30.727.034.7Higher than State
South Salt Lake51.445.258.2Higher than State
Millcreek27.624.531.0Higher than State
Holladay26.823.430.6Higher than State
Cottonwood17.414.520.6Lower than State
Kearns V252.647.258.5Higher than State
Taylorsville (E)/Murray (W)36.532.241.2Higher than State
Taylorsville (West)
Murray39.734.845.1Higher than State
Midvale51.746.057.9Higher than State
West Jordan (NE) V234.729.940.2Higher than State
West Jordan (SE)29.725.634.2Higher than State
West Jordan (W)/Copperton19.015.622.8Lower than State
South Jordan14.212.016.7Lower than State
Sandy (Center)23.320.526.4
Sandy (NE)14.410.918.6Lower than State
Sandy (SE) than State
Riverton/Draper15.413.617.5Lower than State
Tooele Co37.233.741.0Higher than State
Lehi/Cedar Valley12.410.514.5Lower than State
American Fork/Alpine15.012.817.6Lower than State
Pleasant Grove/Lindon13.211.115.7Lower than State
Orem (North)17.914.821.3Lower than State
Orem (West)15.111.918.9Lower than State
Orem (East)12.69.516.5Lower than State
Provo (North)/BYU11.99.215.2Lower than State
Provo (South)26.022.430.1
Springville/Spanish Fork12.410.714.3Lower than State
Utah Co (South)20.016.723.7
Summit Co11.99.514.8Lower than State
Wasatch Co17.514.021.6Lower than State
TriCounty LHD40.737.044.6Higher than State
Juab/Millard/Sanpete Co26.523.330.0Higher than State
Sevier/Piute/Wayne Co33.128.138.7Higher than State
Carbon/Emery Co35.030.440.1Higher than State
Grand/San Juan Co18.514.822.8Lower than State
St George24.221.726.8
Washington Co (Other)20.217.822.8Lower than State
Cedar City19.516.522.9Lower than State
Southwest LHD (Other)21.917.627.0

Data Notes

The ICD-9 code used to define asthma is 493. All ED encounters are included in the presented data, which includes those that were treat and release visits, as well as those that resulted in hospital admission.   [[br]] [[br]] Rates were age-adjusted to the U.S. 2000 standard population. A description of the Utah Small Areas may be found on IBIS at the following URL: [].

Data Sources

  • Emergency Department Encounter Database, Bureau of Emergency Medical Services, Utah Department of Health
  • Population estimates produced by staff in the UDOH Center for Health Data and Informatics. Linear interpolation of U.S. Census Bureau and ESRI ZIP Code data provided annual population estimates for ZIP Code areas by sex and age groups, IBIS Version 2014

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Rate: Emergency department visits due to asthma (ICD-9 code 493) per 10,000 Utah residents. [[br]] Number: Emergency department visits due to asthma.

How We Calculated the Rates

Numerator:Rate/Number: Number of emergency department visits among the Utah population with asthma as the principle diagnosis.
Denominator:Rate: Utah Population. [[br]] Number: Not applicable.

Date Indicator Content Last Updated: 12/01/2015

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Content updated: Sun, 13 Dec 2015 20:25:47 MST