Maternal mortality rate per 100,000 live births

Source:2012-2014 Vital Statistics Data as of May, 2016

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  Maternal deaths Average Births Crude
Region/County 2012 2013 2014 Total 2012-2014 Rate
Reg- 1 Long Island
Nassau 3 5 1 9 14,051 21.4*
Suffolk 3 1 4 8 15,608 17.1*
Region Total 6 6 5 17 29,660 19.1
Reg- 2 New York City
Bronx 7 6 4 17 21,249 26.7
Kings 6 9 4 19 41,784 15.2
New York 3 1 6 10 18,663 17.9
Queens 8 5 6 19 30,307 20.9
Richmond 1 0 2 3 5,298 18.9*
Region Total 25 21 22 68 117,301 19.3
Reg- 3 Mid-Hudson
Dutchess 0 1 0 1 2,662 12.5*
Orange 0 0 0 0 4,775 0.0*
Putnam 0 0 0 0 818 0.0*
Rockland 0 0 0 0 4,804 0.0*
Sullivan 0 0 0 0 857 0.0*
Ulster 0 1 0 1 1,564 21.3*
Westchester 0 2 1 3 10,546 9.5*
Region Total 0 4 1 5 26,027 6.4*
Reg- 4 Capital Region
Albany 2 1 1 4 3,144 42.4*
Columbia 0 0 0 0 521 0.0*
Greene 0 0 0 0 409 0.0*
Rensselaer 0 0 0 0 1,665 0.0*
Saratoga 0 0 0 0 2,227 0.0*
Schenectady 0 0 0 0 1,807 0.0*
Region Total 2 1 1 4 9,774 13.6*
Reg- 5 Mohawk Valley
Fulton 1 0 0 1 528 63.1*
Herkimer 0 0 1 1 663 50.3*
Montgomery 1 0 0 1 592 56.3*
Otsego 0 0 0 0 531 0.0*
Schoharie 0 0 0 0 258 0.0*
Region Total 2 0 1 3 2,571 38.9*
Reg- 6 North Country
Clinton 0 0 0 0 755 0.0*
Essex 0 0 0 0 314 0.0*
Franklin 0 0 0 0 494 0.0*
Hamilton 0 0 0 0 31 0.0*
Warren 0 0 0 0 586 0.0*
Washington 0 0 0 0 605 0.0*
Region Total 0 0 0 0 2,786 0.0*
Reg- 7 Tug Hill Seaway
Jefferson 0 0 1 1 2,188 15.2*
Lewis 0 1 0 1 339 98.3*
St. Lawrence 0 0 0 0 1,205 0.0*
Region Total 0 1 1 2 3,732 17.9*
Reg- 8 Central NY
Cayuga 0 0 0 0 774 0.0*
Cortland 0 0 0 0 470 0.0*
Madison 0 0 0 0 666 0.0*
Oneida 2 0 1 3 2,584 38.7*
Onondaga 2 2 1 5 5,280 31.6*
Oswego 0 1 0 1 1,311 25.4*
Region Total 4 3 2 9 11,085 27.1*
Reg- 9 Southern Tier
Broome 0 0 0 0 2,083 0.0*
Chenango 0 0 0 0 531 0.0*
Delaware 0 0 0 0 406 0.0*
Tioga 0 0 0 0 509 0.0*
Tompkins 1 1 1 3 884 113.1*
Region Total 1 1 1 3 4,413 22.7*
Reg- 10 Finger Lakes
Chemung 0 0 0 0 986 0.0*
Livingston 0 0 0 0 518 0.0*
Monroe 1 1 2 4 8,338 16.0*
Ontario 0 0 0 0 1,052 0.0*
Schuyler 0 1 0 1 174 191.6*
Seneca 0 0 0 0 377 0.0*
Steuben 0 1 0 1 1,091 30.6*
Wayne 0 0 0 0 966 0.0*
Yates 0 0 0 0 305 0.0*
Region Total 1 3 2 6 13,807 14.5*
Reg- 11 Western NY
Allegany 0 0 0 0 487 0.0*
Cattaraugus 1 0 0 1 915 36.4*
Chautauqua 0 0 0 0 1,408 0.0*
Erie 3 2 6 11 9,976 36.8
Genesee 0 0 0 0 599 0.0*
Niagara 0 0 3 3 2,164 46.2*
Orleans 0 0 0 0 412 0.0*
Wyoming 0 0 1 1 384 86.8*
Region Total 4 2 10 16 16,345 32.6
New York State 45 42 46 133 237,499 18.7

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

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