created Sep 27, 2013
updated Mar 10, 2015
This map shows the rate of hospitalizations for falls per 10,000 for women age 65 and over by county. The color shades represent which quartile the indicator estimate for the county falls within. The lighter shading represents the first two quartiles which are counties that are doing the best for the indicator. The darker shading represents the fourth quartile which are the counties that are doing the worst for the indicator. For more information, check out:http://www.health.ny.gov/prevention/prevention_agenda/2013-2017/ or go to the "about" tab.