Maternal mortality rate per 100,000 live births

Source:2011-2013 Vital Statistics Data as of April, 2015

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  Maternal deaths Average Births Crude
Region/County 2011 2012 2013 Total 2011-2013 Rate
Reg- 1 Long Island
Nassau 3 3 5 11 13,965 26.3
Suffolk 6 3 1 10 15,761 21.1
Region Total 9 6 6 21 29,726 23.5
Reg- 2 New York City
Bronx 3 7 6 16 21,378 24.9
Kings 14 6 9 29 41,760 23.1
New York 3 3 1 7 19,047 12.3*
Queens 6 8 5 19 30,286 20.9
Richmond 1 1 0 2 5,371 12.4*
Region Total 27 25 21 73 117,841 20.6
Reg- 3 Mid-Hudson
Dutchess 1 0 1 2 2,653 25.1*
Orange 1 0 0 1 4,768 7.0*
Putnam 1 0 0 1 832 40.1*
Rockland 0 0 0 0 4,593 0.0*
Sullivan 0 0 0 0 865 0.0*
Ulster 1 0 1 2 1,611 41.4*
Westchester 2 0 2 4 10,572 12.6*
Region Total 6 0 4 10 25,893 12.9
Reg- 4 Capital Region
Albany 1 2 1 4 3,131 42.6*
Columbia 1 0 0 1 538 62.0*
Greene 0 0 0 0 419 0.0*
Rensselaer 1 0 0 1 1,693 19.7*
Saratoga 0 0 0 0 2,198 0.0*
Schenectady 0 0 0 0 1,788 0.0*
Region Total 3 2 1 6 9,767 20.5*
Reg- 5 Mohawk Valley
Fulton 0 1 0 1 543 61.4*
Herkimer 0 0 0 0 663 0.0*
Montgomery 0 1 0 1 574 58.1*
Otsego 0 0 0 0 529 0.0*
Schoharie 0 0 0 0 267 0.0*
Region Total 0 2 0 2 2,577 25.9*
Reg- 6 North Country
Clinton 0 0 0 0 760 0.0*
Essex 1 0 0 1 319 104.5*
Franklin 0 0 0 0 521 0.0*
Hamilton 0 0 0 0 35 0.0*
Warren 0 0 0 0 597 0.0*
Washington 0 0 0 0 629 0.0*
Region Total 1 0 0 1 2,861 11.7*
Reg- 7 Tug Hill Seaway
Jefferson 0 0 0 0 2,199 0.0*
Lewis 0 0 1 1 333 100.1*
St. Lawrence 0 0 0 0 1,244 0.0*
Region Total 0 0 1 1 3,775 8.8*
Reg- 8 Central NY
Cayuga 1 0 0 1 782 42.6*
Cortland 0 0 0 0 471 0.0*
Madison 1 0 0 1 684 48.7*
Oneida 0 2 0 2 2,648 25.2*
Onondaga 1 2 2 5 5,322 31.3*
Oswego 1 0 1 2 1,337 49.9*
Region Total 4 4 3 11 11,245 32.6
Reg- 9 Southern Tier
Broome 0 0 0 0 2,063 0.0*
Chenango 0 0 0 0 522 0.0*
Delaware 0 0 0 0 402 0.0*
Tioga 0 0 0 0 497 0.0*
Tompkins 0 1 1 2 903 73.8*
Region Total 0 1 1 2 4,387 15.2*
Reg- 10 Finger Lakes
Chemung 0 0 0 0 1,003 0.0*
Livingston 0 0 0 0 535 0.0*
Monroe 0 1 1 2 8,351 8.0*
Ontario 0 0 0 0 1,031 0.0*
Schuyler 0 0 1 1 172 193.8*
Seneca 0 0 0 0 381 0.0*
Steuben 0 0 1 1 1,086 30.7*
Wayne 1 0 0 1 987 33.8*
Yates 0 0 0 0 311 0.0*
Region Total 1 1 3 5 13,856 12.0*
Reg- 11 Western NY
Allegany 0 0 0 0 490 0.0*
Cattaraugus 0 1 0 1 908 36.7*
Chautauqua 1 0 0 1 1,383 24.1*
Erie 3 3 2 8 9,837 27.1*
Genesee 0 0 0 0 587 0.0*
Niagara 1 0 0 1 2,152 15.5*
Orleans 0 0 0 0 409 0.0*
Wyoming 0 0 0 0 384 0.0*
Region Total 5 4 2 11 16,151 22.7
New York State 56 45 42 143 238,078 20.0

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

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