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New York

State or CountyTotal PopulationPediatric AsthmaAdult AsthmaCOPDLung Cancer
New York 19,795,791 420,297 1,552,140 891,267 11,977
Albany 309,381 5,820 25,045 14,222 187
Allegany 47,462 967 3,752 2,264 29
Bronx 1,455,444 36,829 108,973 56,592 878
Broome 196,567 3,853 15,684 9,533 119
Cattaraugus 77,922 1,753 5,963 3,779 47
Cayuga 78,288 1,573 6,183 3,858 48
Chautauqua 130,779 2,691 10,265 6,506 79
Chemung 87,071 1,888 6,747 4,187 53
Chenango 48,844 1,026 3,797 2,512 30
Clinton 81,251 1,465 6,624 3,838 49
Columbia 61,509 1,116 4,939 3,393 37
Cortland 48,494 943 3,899 2,192 29
Delaware 46,053 814 3,725 2,565 28
Dutchess 295,754 5,832 23,510 14,221 179
Erie 922,578 18,955 72,679 43,998 558
Essex 38,478 649 3,148 2,108 23
Franklin 50,660 1,003 4,038 2,354 31
Fulton 53,992 1,103 4,239 2,714 33
Genesee 58,937 1,204 4,630 2,929 36
Greene 47,625 813 3,890 2,561 29
Hamilton 4,712 68 391 302 3
Herkimer 63,100 1,324 4,915 3,204 38
Jefferson 117,635 2,870 8,938 4,605 72
Kings 2,636,735 61,129 203,249 105,485 1,591
Lewis 26,957 622 2,047 1,297 16
Livingston 64,717 1,186 5,247 3,109 39
Madison 71,849 1,433 5,696 3,457 44
Monroe 749,600 15,922 58,648 34,647 453
Montgomery 49,642 1,131 3,788 2,400 30
Nassau 1,361,350 29,697 105,250 65,202 824
New York 1,644,518 23,993 141,186 73,158 992
Niagara 212,652 4,310 16,742 10,569 129
Oneida 232,500 4,957 18,105 11,272 141
Onondaga 468,463 10,168 36,408 21,602 283
Ontario 109,561 2,252 8,584 5,511 66
Orange 377,647 9,728 27,867 15,918 229
Orleans 41,582 833 3,287 2,032 25
Oswego 120,146 2,585 9,349 5,539 73
Otsego 60,636 1,002 5,020 3,091 37
Putnam 99,042 2,071 7,722 4,803 60
Queens 2,339,150 47,610 185,952 102,666 1,415
Rensselaer 160,266 3,215 12,722 7,490 97
Richmond 474,558 10,465 36,723 21,600 287
Rockland 326,037 9,013 23,402 14,047 197
Saratoga 226,249 4,737 17,692 10,863 137
Schenectady 154,604 3,346 12,018 7,193 94
Schoharie 31,330 579 2,519 1,622 19
Schuyler 18,186 350 1,443 971 11
Seneca 34,833 701 2,753 1,708 21
St. Lawrence 111,007 2,264 8,794 5,104 68
Steuben 97,631 2,156 7,504 4,813 59
Suffolk 1,501,587 32,867 116,081 70,497 910
Sullivan 74,877 1,590 5,819 3,685 46
Tioga 49,453 1,081 3,803 2,489 30
Tompkins 104,926 1,567 9,018 4,342 64
Ulster 180,143 3,283 14,559 9,110 109
Warren 64,688 1,222 5,159 3,448 39
Washington 62,230 1,214 4,947 3,114 38
Wayne 91,446 2,000 7,042 4,489 55
Westchester 976,396 22,105 74,826 45,276 591
Wyoming 41,013 784 3,285 1,976 25
Yates 25,048 569 1,910 1,237 15

*DISCLAIMER: The numbers in this publication reflect the estimated prevalence and incidence of lung disease, and not the actual number. These estimates are based on state or national incidence and prevalence estimates applied to the age-specific population of each county; no adjustments are made for any other factors that may affect the actual local prevalence. When citing this information, please be careful to ensure that the nature and limitations of these estimates are understood.

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