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Age-Adjusted ER Rate due to Urinary Tract Infections

This indicator shows the average annual age-adjusted emergency room visit rate due to urinary tract infections per 10,000 population aged 18 years and older.

Age-Adjusted ER Rate due to Urinary Tract Infections

113.9
149.0
Comparison: FL Counties 

72.6

ER visits/10,000 population 18+ years
Measurement Period: 2010-2012

County: Miami-Dade

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Technical Note: The distribution is based on data from 67 Florida counties.
Rates were calculated using population figures from the 2010 U.S. Census. Rates based on fewer than 10 ER visits are unstable and are not reported. Rates for zip codes with a population of less than 300 are not reported.
Maintained By: Healthy Communities Institute
Last Updated: September 2013
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Why is this important?

Urinary tract infections (UTI) are a serious health problem affecting millions of people each year. According to the National Kidney and Urologic Diseases Information Clearinghouse (NKUDIC), infections of the urinary tract are the second most common type of infection in the body, accounting for about 8.3 million doctor visits each year. Women are especially prone to UTIs, and one woman in five develops a UTI during her lifetime. Infections generally begin in the urethra, but may migrate up to the bladder and kidneys.

Age-Adjusted ER Rate due to Urinary Tract Infections : Time Series

2006-2008: 41.6 2007-2009: 46.6 2008-2010: 53.7 2009-2011: 62.4 2010-2012: 72.6

ER visits/10,000 population 18+ years

ER Rate due to Urinary Tract Infection by Age

18-19: 134.2 20-24: 130.4 25-44: 69.6 45-64: 48.5 65-84: 69.8 85+: 130.6

ER visits/10,000 population 18+ years

Age-Adjusted ER Rate due to Urinary Tract Infections by Gender

Female: 118.1 Male: 25.7

ER visits/10,000 population 18+ years

Age-Adjusted ER Rate due to Urinary Tract Infections by Race/Ethnicity

American Indian or Alaska Native: 30.4 Asian: 19.9 Black or African American: 106.4 Hispanic, any race: 65.4 Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 140.6 White, non-Hispanic: 60.5

ER visits/10,000 population 18+ years

* Value may be statistically unstable and should be interpreted with caution.

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Age-Adjusted ER Rate due to Urinary Tract Infections

Comparison: Prior Value 

72.6

ER visits/10,000 population 18+ years
Measurement Period: 2010-2012

County: Miami-Dade

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Technical Note: The trend is a comparison between the most recent and previous measurement periods. Confidence intervals were taken into account in determining the direction of the trend.
Rates were calculated using population figures from the 2010 U.S. Census. Rates based on fewer than 10 ER visits are unstable and are not reported. Rates for zip codes with a population of less than 300 are not reported.
Maintained By: Healthy Communities Institute
Last Updated: September 2013

Why is this important?

Urinary tract infections (UTI) are a serious health problem affecting millions of people each year. According to the National Kidney and Urologic Diseases Information Clearinghouse (NKUDIC), infections of the urinary tract are the second most common type of infection in the body, accounting for about 8.3 million doctor visits each year. Women are especially prone to UTIs, and one woman in five develops a UTI during her lifetime. Infections generally begin in the urethra, but may migrate up to the bladder and kidneys.

Age-Adjusted ER Rate due to Urinary Tract Infections : Time Series

2006-2008: 41.6 2007-2009: 46.6 2008-2010: 53.7 2009-2011: 62.4 2010-2012: 72.6

ER visits/10,000 population 18+ years

ER Rate due to Urinary Tract Infection by Age

18-19: 134.2 20-24: 130.4 25-44: 69.6 45-64: 48.5 65-84: 69.8 85+: 130.6

ER visits/10,000 population 18+ years

Age-Adjusted ER Rate due to Urinary Tract Infections by Gender

Female: 118.1 Male: 25.7

ER visits/10,000 population 18+ years

Age-Adjusted ER Rate due to Urinary Tract Infections by Race/Ethnicity

American Indian or Alaska Native: 30.4 Asian: 19.9 Black or African American: 106.4 Hispanic, any race: 65.4 Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 140.6 White, non-Hispanic: 60.5

ER visits/10,000 population 18+ years

* Value may be statistically unstable and should be interpreted with caution.

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