Percentage of births delivered by cesarean section

Source:2009-2011 Vital Statistics Data as of February, 2013

(Click on a county name for trend graph data)

  C-section births Average Births Crude
Region/County 2009 2010 2011 Total 2009-2011 Rate
Reg- 1 Western New York
Allegany 164 170 161 495 514 32.1
Cattaraugus 293 294 251 838 957 29.2
Chautauqua 513 469 454 1,436 1,409 34.0
Erie 3,483 3,463 3,279 10,225 9,749 35.0
Genesee 210 222 181 613 631 32.4
Niagara 1,012 965 893 2,870 2,216 43.2
Orleans 143 154 113 410 428 31.9
Wyoming 115 127 132 374 400 31.1
Region Total 5,933 5,864 5,464 17,261 16,304 35.3
Reg- 2 Finger Lakes
Chemung 302 288 328 918 1,001 30.6
Livingston 186 197 169 552 574 32.1
Monroe 2,710 2,646 2,721 8,077 8,511 31.6
Ontario 279 293 291 863 1,036 27.8
Schuyler 66 75 67 208 162 42.7
Seneca 101 111 102 314 388 27.0
Steuben 367 403 340 1,110 1,116 33.1
Wayne 361 313 310 984 1,022 32.1
Yates 74 54 71 199 323 20.5
Region Total 4,446 4,380 4,399 13,225 14,134 31.2
Reg- 3 Central New York
Cayuga 211 226 255 692 812 28.4
Cortland 186 144 162 492 497 33.0
Herkimer 240 210 218 668 655 34.0
Jefferson 510 549 495 1,554 2,059 25.2
Lewis 112 100 114 326 333 32.6
Madison 213 186 226 625 673 31.0
Oneida 925 932 1,002 2,859 2,652 35.9
Onondaga 1,750 1,708 1,742 5,200 5,414 32.0
Oswego 445 440 435 1,320 1,361 32.3
St. Lawrence 494 464 510 1,468 1,222 40.0
Tompkins 296 274 289 859 888 32.2
Region Total 5,382 5,233 5,448 16,063 16,566 32.3
Reg- 4 New York-Penn
Broome 738 764 756 2,258 2,054 36.6
Chenango 159 145 150 454 506 29.9
Tioga 135 132 146 413 450 30.6
Region Total 1,032 1,041 1,052 3,125 3,009 34.6
Reg- 5 Northeastern New York
Albany 1,090 1,002 1,048 3,140 3,124 33.5
Clinton 264 285 289 838 798 35.0
Columbia 168 206 185 559 568 32.8
Delaware 140 127 107 374 436 28.6
Essex 120 98 101 319 334 31.8
Franklin 197 195 210 602 507 39.6
Fulton 234 210 211 655 565 38.6
Greene 163 162 152 477 444 35.8
Hamilton 12 9 14 35 38 31.0
Montgomery 200 177 178 555 588 31.4
Otsego 150 144 145 439 512 28.6
Rensselaer 598 553 600 1,751 1,726 33.8
Saratoga 796 826 776 2,398 2,225 35.9
Schenectady 550 576 562 1,688 1,800 31.3
Schoharie 82 72 81 235 284 27.5
Warren 246 214 221 681 617 36.8
Washington 199 206 224 629 628 33.4
Region Total 5,209 5,062 5,104 15,375 15,194 33.7
Reg- 6 Hudson Valley
Dutchess 1,092 1,092 980 3,164 2,812 37.5
Orange 1,629 1,613 1,534 4,776 4,965 32.1
Putnam 339 370 339 1,048 897 38.9
Rockland 1,130 1,156 1,058 3,344 4,540 24.6
Sullivan 281 280 260 821 833 32.8
Ulster 597 575 615 1,787 1,688 35.3
Westchester 4,551 4,539 4,390 13,480 10,989 40.9
Region Total 9,619 9,625 9,176 28,420 26,725 35.4
Reg- 7 New York City
Bronx 7,537 7,401 6,990 21,928 22,360 32.7
Kings 12,560 12,734 12,480 37,774 41,857 30.1
New York 6,811 6,599 6,494 19,904 19,802 33.5
Queens 11,071 10,733 10,393 32,197 30,511 35.2
Richmond 2,229 2,055 2,112 6,396 5,626 37.9
Region Total 40,208 39,522 38,469 118,199 120,156 32.8
Reg- 8 Nassau-Suffolk
Nassau 6,040 5,770 5,622 17,432 14,321 40.6
Suffolk 7,690 7,320 7,030 22,040 16,672 44.1
Region Total 13,730 13,090 12,652 39,472 30,992 42.5
New York State 85,559 83,817 81,764 251,140 243,080 34.4

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