Percentage of births delivered by cesarean section

Source:2010-2012 Vital Statistics Data as of February, 2014

(Click on a county name for trend graph data)

  C-section births Average Births Percentage
Region/County 2010 2011 2012 Total 2010-2012
Reg- 1 Long Island
Nassau 5,770 5,638 5,511 16,919 14,091 40.0
Suffolk 7,320 7,041 6,996 21,357 16,186 44.0
Region Total 13,090 12,679 12,507 38,276 30,277 42.1
Reg- 2 New York City
Bronx 7,401 6,992 7,180 21,573 21,788 33.0
Kings 12,734 12,480 12,676 37,890 42,006 30.1
New York 6,599 6,494 6,518 19,611 19,483 33.6
Queens 10,733 10,398 10,418 31,549 30,423 34.6
Richmond 2,055 2,112 1,977 6,144 5,478 37.4
Region Total 39,522 38,476 38,769 116,767 119,178 32.7
Reg- 3 Mid-Hudson
Dutchess 1,092 980 1,031 3,103 2,744 37.7
Orange 1,613 1,543 1,451 4,607 4,853 31.6
Putnam 370 339 346 1,055 875 40.2
Rockland 1,156 1,089 1,102 3,347 4,551 24.5
Sullivan 280 260 303 843 863 32.6
Ulster 575 618 589 1,782 1,647 36.1
Westchester 4,539 4,390 4,096 13,025 10,754 40.4
Region Total 9,625 9,219 8,918 27,762 26,286 35.2
Reg- 4 Capital Region
Albany 1,002 1,048 1,013 3,063 3,110 32.8
Columbia 206 185 172 563 557 33.7
Greene 162 152 139 453 434 34.8
Rensselaer 553 601 500 1,654 1,668 33.1
Saratoga 826 776 757 2,359 2,215 35.5
Schenectady 576 562 587 1,725 1,846 31.1
Region Total 3,325 3,324 3,168 9,817 9,830 33.3
Reg- 5 Mohawk Valley
Fulton 210 211 172 593 553 35.7
Herkimer 210 218 249 677 651 34.7
Montgomery 177 178 185 540 572 31.5
Otsego 144 145 139 428 523 27.3
Schoharie 72 81 84 237 279 28.3
Region Total 813 833 829 2,475 2,577 32.0
Reg- 6 North Country
Clinton 285 290 278 853 796 35.7
Essex 98 101 117 316 329 32.0
Franklin 195 210 210 615 512 40.0
Hamilton 9 14 8 31 36 28.7
Warren 214 221 200 635 598 35.4
Washington 206 224 217 647 626 34.5
Region Total 1,007 1,060 1,030 3,097 2,898 35.6
Reg- 7 Tug Hill Seaway
Jefferson 549 495 596 1,640 2,153 25.4
Lewis 100 114 108 322 330 32.5
St. Lawrence 464 513 512 1,489 1,242 40.0
Region Total 1,113 1,122 1,216 3,451 3,726 30.9
Reg- 8 Central NY
Cayuga 226 255 234 715 809 29.5
Cortland 144 162 156 462 466 33.0
Madison 186 226 210 622 683 30.4
Oneida 932 1,002 931 2,865 2,645 36.1
Onondaga 1,708 1,742 1,648 5,098 5,360 31.7
Oswego 440 435 435 1,310 1,336 32.7
Region Total 3,636 3,822 3,614 11,072 11,299 32.7
Reg- 9 Southern Tier
Broome 764 756 765 2,285 2,059 37.0
Chenango 145 150 192 487 512 31.7
Delaware 127 107 133 367 429 28.5
Tioga 132 146 161 439 470 31.1
Tompkins 274 289 293 856 896 31.8
Region Total 1,442 1,448 1,544 4,434 4,366 33.9
Reg- 10 Finger Lakes
Chemung 288 328 303 919 1,024 29.9
Livingston 197 169 148 514 550 31.2
Monroe 2,646 2,725 2,569 7,940 8,408 31.5
Ontario 293 291 284 868 1,034 28.0
Schuyler 75 67 55 197 175 37.5
Seneca 111 102 86 299 382 26.1
Steuben 403 340 383 1,126 1,116 33.6
Wayne 313 312 282 907 990 30.5
Yates 54 71 59 184 314 19.5
Region Total 4,380 4,405 4,169 12,954 13,992 30.9
Reg- 11 Western NY
Allegany 170 161 145 476 497 31.9
Cattaraugus 294 251 274 819 933 29.3
Chautauqua 469 454 500 1,423 1,394 34.0
Erie 3,463 3,280 3,453 10,196 9,798 34.7
Genesee 222 181 197 600 614 32.6
Niagara 965 895 966 2,826 2,159 43.6
Orleans 154 116 132 402 415 32.3
Wyoming 127 132 119 378 386 32.6
Region Total 5,864 5,470 5,786 17,120 16,196 35.2
New York State 83,817 81,858 81,550 247,225 240,624 34.2

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