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Health Indicator Report of Incidence of End-Stage Renal Disease

End-stage renal disease (ESRD) occurs when the kidneys are unable to remove waste or regulate many other bodily functions. The only treatments for ESRD are dialysis or kidney transplantation. Diabetes is the most common cause of ESRD.


This is Healthy New Jersey 2020 (HNJ2020) Objective CKD-2. Data for White, Black, and Asian include Hispanics. Definition: New cases of ESRD per 100,000 population (all ages). Numerator: New cases of ESRD. Denominator: Total population.

Data Sources

  • Population Estimates, [ State Data Center], New Jersey Department of Labor and Workforce Development
  • Quality Insights Renal Network, []


New cases of end-stage renal disease per 100,000 population. (See graph-specific notes.)


New cases of end-stage renal disease. (See graph-specific notes.)


Number of persons in the population. (See graph-specific notes.)

Healthy People Objective: Reduce the rate of new cases of end-stage renal disease (ESRD)

U.S. Target: 34.4 new cases per 100,000 population
State Target: 33.8 new cases per 100,000 population

Other Objectives

'''Healthy New Jersey Objective CKD-2''': Reduce the incidence of end-stage renal disease (ESRD) per 100,000 population to 33.8 for the total population, 28.5 among Whites, 67.9 among Blacks, and 17.0 among Asians. '''Healthy New Jersey Objective CKD-3''': Reduce the incidence of diabetes-related ESRD among adults aged 18 years and older to 20.2 per 100,000 adult population aged 18 years and older.

Available Services

End Stage Renal Disease Assistance: []
Page Content Updated On 03/09/2016, Published on 08/17/2018
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