This table provides metadata for the actual indicator available from City of Los Angeles statistics closest to the corresponding global SDG indicator. Please note that even when the global SDG indicator is fully available from Angeleno statistics, this table should be consulted for information on national methodology and other Angeleno-specific metadata information.
Childhood asthma emergency department visits
28 per 10,000 (Let’s Get Healthy California)
Los Angeles County
|Unit of measurement||
Rate per 10,000
This dataset contains counts and rates (per 10,000 residents) of asthma (ICD9-CM, 493.0-493.9) emergency department visits among Los Angeles County residents ages 0-17. The data are derived from the Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development emergency department databases. These data include emergency department visits from all licensed hospitals in California. These data are based only on primary discharge diagnosis codes (ICD9-CM).
|WCCD/ISO 37120 Indicators on City Data Alignment|
|Data last updated||2021-11-24: see changes on GitHub opens in a new window|
|Metadata last updated||2021-11-24: see changes on GitHub opens in a new window|