County rates


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rates levied upon the county, and collected by the boards of guardians, for the purpose of defraying the expenses to which counties are liable, such as repairing bridges, jails, etc.

See also: County

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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For the current outbreak, the CDPH, in collaboration with Monterey County and San Luis Obispo County public health departments, conducted an investigation that identified nine laboratory-confirmed cases of coccidioidomycosis among 2,410 solar farm employees and calculated a worksite-specific incidence rate that was substantially higher than background county rates, suggesting that illness was work-related.
The study employed a pre/post, nonequivalent control group design using ordinary least squares (OLS), fixed effects models to estimate the change in quarterly county rates of adult asthma discharges before and after the implementation of 100% smoke-free nonhospitality workplace laws in counties where no law or a less than 100% smoke-free law (a qualified law) was previously in force as compared with the implementation of 100% smoke-free restaurant and bar laws where no laws or qualified laws had previously been implemented.
The study, which is based on 2011-2012 and 2012-2013 flu illness and vaccination data in Alachua County, Florida, also found that county rates of flu-like illnesses among newborns to 4-year-olds decreased 89 percent, even though that population did not participate in the school-based immunization program.
"Hamilton County rates as one of the best parts of the country to live in."
They paid any number of poor levies, as well as church rates and county rates and Street Act rates.
Merced County rates in the top three counties in the nation with the highest foreclosure rates.
The county rates of total involuntary admissions either to Sharpe or a diversion hospital were calculated as these rates actually reflect state-funded psychiatric admissions from the catchment area.
YORKSHIRE: Britain's biggest county rates among the best holiday-at-home destinations for sheer choice and diversity.
To achieve those changes, and ostensibly to minimize their negative impact, MedPAC suggested either freezing all county rates at their current levels until each county's rate is at the fee-for-service level, differentially reducing Medicare Advantage rates, with counties in which payments are highest in relation to Medicare fee-for-service facing a larger reduction to more rapidly arrive at fee-for-service rates in each county or reducing rates in all counties at the same percentage each year until arriving at fee-for-service rates in each county.
All county rates, except Polk County, significantly differ from the State rate.
County rates for the month reveal that most of the Pennsylvania area included in the District saw higher unemployment rates than the U.S.
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