Percentage of premature births with 32 - <37 weeks gestation

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

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  Births (32-<37 weeks) Average Births Percentage
Region/County 2011 2012 2013 Total 2011-2013
Reg- 1 Long Island
Nassau 1,367 1,265 1,291 3,923 13,954 9.4
Suffolk 1,620 1,612 1,606 4,838 15,753 10.2
Region Total 2,987 2,877 2,897 8,761 29,707 9.8
Reg- 2 New York City
Bronx 2,131 2,062 2,001 6,194 21,259 9.7
Kings 3,851 3,897 3,662 11,410 41,540 9.2
New York 1,622 1,616 1,670 4,908 18,897 8.7
Queens 2,726 2,704 2,728 8,158 30,162 9.0
Richmond 535 479 515 1,529 5,364 9.5
Region Total 10,865 10,758 10,576 32,199 117,221 9.2
Reg- 3 Mid-Hudson
Dutchess 243 230 222 695 2,612 8.9
Orange 372 381 370 1,123 4,756 7.9
Putnam 76 93 78 247 818 10.1
Rockland 312 276 286 874 4,559 6.4
Sullivan 84 99 87 270 862 10.4
Ulster 109 128 133 370 1,610 7.7
Westchester 1,035 936 1,001 2,972 10,269 9.6
Region Total 2,231 2,143 2,177 6,551 25,486 8.6
Reg- 4 Capital Region
Albany 319 251 293 863 3,129 9.2
Columbia 50 52 48 150 534 9.4
Greene 45 54 32 131 419 10.4
Rensselaer 168 131 170 469 1,692 9.2
Saratoga 185 165 166 516 2,198 7.8
Schenectady 155 179 144 478 1,787 8.9
Region Total 922 832 853 2,607 9,758 8.9
Reg- 5 Mohawk Valley
Fulton 43 41 46 130 543 8.0
Herkimer 53 54 60 167 662 8.4
Montgomery 51 47 46 144 573 8.4
Otsego 31 40 45 116 527 7.3
Schoharie 19 16 13 48 267 6.0
Region Total 197 198 210 605 2,572 7.8
Reg- 6 North Country
Clinton 66 63 55 184 758 8.1
Essex 27 20 31 78 318 8.2
Franklin 56 38 64 158 516 10.2
Hamilton 1 3 1 5 35 4.8*
Warren 65 49 47 161 597 9.0
Washington 47 67 54 168 628 8.9
Region Total 262 240 252 754 2,853 8.8
Reg- 7 Tug Hill Seaway
Jefferson 179 191 160 530 2,187 8.1
Lewis 28 24 19 71 322 7.3
St. Lawrence 114 107 98 319 1,185 9.0
Region Total 321 322 277 920 3,694 8.3
Reg- 8 Central NY
Cayuga 63 76 56 195 782 8.3
Cortland 29 48 31 108 468 7.7
Madison 68 46 46 160 681 7.8
Oneida 275 264 265 804 2,647 10.1
Onondaga 472 465 439 1,376 5,322 8.6
Oswego 106 120 119 345 1,328 8.7
Region Total 1,013 1,019 956 2,988 11,227 8.9
Reg- 9 Southern Tier
Broome 161 178 168 507 2,062 8.2
Chenango 50 43 46 139 520 8.9
Delaware 38 40 42 120 401 10.0
Tioga 34 39 47 120 492 8.1
Tompkins 55 79 65 199 902 7.4
Region Total 338 379 368 1,085 4,377 8.3
Reg- 10 Finger Lakes
Chemung 92 90 83 265 1,002 8.8
Livingston 50 47 35 132 534 8.2
Monroe 715 701 706 2,122 8,350 8.5
Ontario 98 81 96 275 1,031 8.9
Schuyler 9 12 13 34 171 6.6
Seneca 34 35 28 97 381 8.5
Steuben 86 108 98 292 1,085 9.0
Wayne 91 80 83 254 986 8.6
Yates 18 17 15 50 311 5.4
Region Total 1,193 1,171 1,157 3,521 13,851 8.5
Reg- 11 Western NY
Allegany 43 51 38 132 485 9.1
Cattaraugus 99 80 68 247 823 10.0
Chautauqua 163 141 135 439 1,354 10.8
Erie 914 951 1,004 2,869 9,826 9.7
Genesee 35 49 48 132 587 7.5
Niagara 204 262 252 718 2,152 11.1
Orleans 32 23 38 93 408 7.6
Wyoming 32 30 29 91 383 7.9
Region Total 1,522 1,587 1,612 4,721 16,017 9.8
New York State 21,851 21,526 21,335 64,712 236,764 9.1

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

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