Percentage of premature births with 32 - <37 weeks gestation

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

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  Births (32-<37 weeks) Average Births Percentage
Region/County 2012 2013 2014 Total 2012-2014
Reg- 1 Long Island
Nassau 1,265 1,291 1,375 3,931 14,038 9.3
Suffolk 1,612 1,606 1,587 4,805 15,602 10.3
Region Total 2,877 2,897 2,962 8,736 29,640 9.8
Reg- 2 New York City
Bronx 2,062 2,001 2,094 6,157 21,129 9.7
Kings 3,897 3,662 3,640 11,199 41,584 9.0
New York 1,616 1,670 1,775 5,061 18,533 9.1
Queens 2,704 2,728 2,628 8,060 30,204 8.9
Richmond 479 515 509 1,503 5,292 9.5
Region Total 10,758 10,576 10,646 31,980 116,742 9.1
Reg- 3 Mid-Hudson
Dutchess 230 222 244 696 2,622 8.8
Orange 381 370 416 1,167 4,755 8.2
Putnam 93 78 83 254 803 10.5
Rockland 276 286 314 876 4,764 6.1
Sullivan 99 87 79 265 855 10.3
Ulster 128 133 126 387 1,564 8.2
Westchester 936 1,001 1,098 3,035 10,241 9.9
Region Total 2,143 2,177 2,360 6,680 25,604 8.7
Reg- 4 Capital Region
Albany 251 293 268 812 3,143 8.6
Columbia 52 48 59 159 517 10.3
Greene 54 32 46 132 409 10.8
Rensselaer 131 170 147 448 1,664 9.0
Saratoga 165 166 154 485 2,226 7.3
Schenectady 179 144 152 475 1,805 8.8
Region Total 832 853 826 2,511 9,765 8.6
Reg- 5 Mohawk Valley
Fulton 41 46 41 128 528 8.1
Herkimer 54 60 59 173 661 8.7
Montgomery 47 46 57 150 592 8.4
Otsego 40 45 39 124 527 7.8
Schoharie 16 13 18 47 257 6.1
Region Total 198 210 214 622 2,564 8.1
Reg- 6 North Country
Clinton 63 55 51 169 753 7.5
Essex 20 31 18 69 311 7.4
Franklin 38 64 39 141 489 9.6
Hamilton 3 1 1 5 31 5.4*
Warren 49 47 39 135 586 7.7
Washington 67 54 48 169 605 9.3
Region Total 240 252 196 688 2,775 8.3
Reg- 7 Tug Hill Seaway
Jefferson 191 160 171 522 2,172 8.0
Lewis 24 19 18 61 330 6.2
St. Lawrence 107 98 96 301 1,142 8.8
Region Total 322 277 285 884 3,645 8.1
Reg- 8 Central NY
Cayuga 76 56 63 195 773 8.4
Cortland 48 31 40 119 463 8.6
Madison 46 46 54 146 660 7.4
Oneida 264 265 262 791 2,582 10.2
Onondaga 465 439 442 1,346 5,280 8.5
Oswego 120 119 89 328 1,301 8.4
Region Total 1,019 956 950 2,925 11,059 8.8
Reg- 9 Southern Tier
Broome 178 168 183 529 2,080 8.5
Chenango 43 46 49 138 528 8.7
Delaware 40 42 22 104 405 8.6
Tioga 39 47 40 126 504 8.3
Tompkins 79 65 63 207 883 7.8
Region Total 379 368 357 1,104 4,401 8.4
Reg- 10 Finger Lakes
Chemung 90 83 92 265 986 9.0
Livingston 47 35 37 119 517 7.7
Monroe 701 706 729 2,136 8,336 8.5
Ontario 81 96 85 262 1,051 8.3
Schuyler 12 13 21 46 174 8.8
Seneca 35 28 38 101 377 8.9
Steuben 108 98 91 297 1,091 9.1
Wayne 80 83 82 245 965 8.5
Yates 17 15 11 43 305 4.7
Region Total 1,171 1,157 1,186 3,514 13,801 8.5
Reg- 11 Western NY
Allegany 51 38 35 124 479 8.6
Cattaraugus 80 68 90 238 829 9.6
Chautauqua 141 135 126 402 1,379 9.7
Erie 951 1,004 970 2,925 9,968 9.8
Genesee 49 48 47 144 598 8.0
Niagara 262 252 215 729 2,163 11.2
Orleans 23 38 37 98 411 7.9
Wyoming 30 29 34 93 383 8.1
Region Total 1,587 1,612 1,554 4,753 16,211 9.8
New York State 21,526 21,335 21,536 64,397 236,206 9.1

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

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