Maternal mortality rate per 100,000 live births

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

(Click on a county name for trend graph data)

  Maternal deaths Average Births Crude
Region/County 2010 2011 2012 Total 2010-2012 Rate
Reg- 1 Long Island
Nassau 6 3 3 12 14,091 28.4
Suffolk 1 6 3 10 16,186 20.6
Region Total 7 9 6 22 30,277 24.2
Reg- 2 New York City
Bronx 6 3 7 16 21,788 24.5
Kings 16 14 6 36 42,006 28.6
New York 2 3 3 8 19,483 13.7*
Queens 5 6 8 19 30,423 20.8
Richmond 1 1 1 3 5,478 18.3*
Region Total 30 27 25 82 119,178 22.9
Reg- 3 Mid-Hudson
Dutchess 0 1 0 1 2,744 12.1*
Orange 1 1 0 2 4,853 13.7*
Putnam 0 1 0 1 875 38.1*
Rockland 1 0 0 1 4,551 7.3*
Sullivan 0 0 0 0 863 0.0*
Ulster 1 1 0 2 1,647 40.5*
Westchester 4 2 0 6 10,754 18.6*
Region Total 7 6 0 13 26,286 16.5
Reg- 4 Capital Region
Albany 0 1 2 3 3,110 32.2*
Columbia 0 1 0 1 557 59.8*
Greene 0 0 0 0 434 0.0*
Rensselaer 0 1 0 1 1,668 20.0*
Saratoga 0 0 0 0 2,215 0.0*
Schenectady 1 0 0 1 1,846 18.1*
Region Total 1 3 2 6 9,830 20.3*
Reg- 5 Mohawk Valley
Fulton 0 0 1 1 553 60.3*
Herkimer 0 0 0 0 651 0.0*
Montgomery 0 0 1 1 572 58.3*
Otsego 0 0 0 0 523 0.0*
Schoharie 0 0 0 0 279 0.0*
Region Total 0 0 2 2 2,577 25.9*
Reg- 6 North Country
Clinton 0 0 0 0 796 0.0*
Essex 0 1 0 1 329 101.3*
Franklin 0 0 0 0 512 0.0*
Hamilton 0 0 0 0 36 0.0*
Warren 0 0 0 0 598 0.0*
Washington 0 0 0 0 626 0.0*
Region Total 0 1 0 1 2,898 11.5*
Reg- 7 Tug Hill Seaway
Jefferson 1 0 0 1 2,153 15.5*
Lewis 0 0 0 0 330 0.0*
St. Lawrence 0 0 0 0 1,242 0.0*
Region Total 1 0 0 1 3,726 8.9*
Reg- 8 Central NY
Cayuga 0 1 0 1 809 41.2*
Cortland 0 0 0 0 466 0.0*
Madison 0 1 0 1 683 48.8*
Oneida 1 0 2 3 2,645 37.8*
Onondaga 0 1 2 3 5,360 18.7*
Oswego 0 1 0 1 1,336 25.0*
Region Total 1 4 4 9 11,299 26.6*
Reg- 9 Southern Tier
Broome 1 0 0 1 2,059 16.2*
Chenango 1 0 0 1 512 65.1*
Delaware 0 0 0 0 429 0.0*
Tioga 0 0 0 0 470 0.0*
Tompkins 0 0 1 1 896 37.2*
Region Total 2 0 1 3 4,366 22.9*
Reg- 10 Finger Lakes
Chemung 0 0 0 0 1,024 0.0*
Livingston 0 0 0 0 550 0.0*
Monroe 2 0 1 3 8,408 11.9*
Ontario 1 0 0 1 1,034 32.2*
Schuyler 0 0 0 0 175 0.0*
Seneca 0 0 0 0 382 0.0*
Steuben 0 0 0 0 1,116 0.0*
Wayne 0 1 0 1 990 33.7*
Yates 0 0 0 0 314 0.0*
Region Total 3 1 1 5 13,992 11.9*
Reg- 11 Western NY
Allegany 0 0 0 0 497 0.0*
Cattaraugus 0 0 1 1 933 35.7*
Chautauqua 0 1 0 1 1,394 23.9*
Erie 4 3 3 10 9,798 34.0
Genesee 0 0 0 0 614 0.0*
Niagara 0 1 0 1 2,159 15.4*
Orleans 0 0 0 0 415 0.0*
Wyoming 0 0 0 0 386 0.0*
Region Total 4 5 4 13 16,196 26.8
New York State 56 56 45 157 240,624 21.7

*: Fewer than 10 events in the numerator, therefore the rate is unstable

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