Percentage of premature births with 32 - <37 weeks gestation

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

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  Births (32-<37 weeks) Average Births Percentage
Region/County 2010 2011 2012 Total 2010-2012
Reg- 1 Long Island
Nassau 1,362 1,367 1,265 3,994 14,076 9.5
Suffolk 1,662 1,620 1,612 4,894 16,180 10.1
Region Total 3,024 2,987 2,877 8,888 30,256 9.8
Reg- 2 New York City
Bronx 2,223 2,131 2,062 6,416 21,671 9.9
Kings 4,142 3,851 3,897 11,890 41,724 9.5
New York 1,989 1,622 1,616 5,227 19,298 9.0
Queens 3,031 2,726 2,704 8,461 30,296 9.3
Richmond 535 535 479 1,549 5,463 9.5
Region Total 11,920 10,865 10,758 33,543 118,451 9.4
Reg- 3 Mid-Hudson
Dutchess 225 243 230 698 2,726 8.5
Orange 399 372 381 1,152 4,839 7.9
Putnam 89 76 93 258 871 9.9
Rockland 321 312 276 909 4,522 6.7
Sullivan 86 84 99 269 861 10.4
Ulster 137 109 128 374 1,646 7.6
Westchester 1,225 1,035 936 3,196 10,653 10.0
Region Total 2,482 2,231 2,143 6,856 26,117 8.8
Reg- 4 Capital Region
Albany 266 319 251 836 3,108 9.0
Columbia 48 50 52 150 553 9.0
Greene 50 45 54 149 433 11.5
Rensselaer 136 168 131 435 1,667 8.7
Saratoga 204 185 165 554 2,215 8.3
Schenectady 185 155 179 519 1,845 9.4
Region Total 889 922 832 2,643 9,822 9.0
Reg- 5 Mohawk Valley
Fulton 43 43 41 127 553 7.7
Herkimer 52 53 54 159 650 8.2
Montgomery 50 51 47 148 571 8.6
Otsego 31 31 40 102 521 6.5
Schoharie 26 19 16 61 279 7.3
Region Total 202 197 198 597 2,573 7.7
Reg- 6 North Country
Clinton 51 66 63 180 796 7.5
Essex 26 27 20 73 328 7.4
Franklin 48 56 38 142 510 9.3
Hamilton 2 1 3 6 36 5.6*
Warren 44 65 49 158 598 8.8
Washington 52 47 67 166 626 8.8
Region Total 223 262 240 725 2,894 8.4
Reg- 7 Tug Hill Seaway
Jefferson 179 179 191 549 2,144 8.5
Lewis 33 28 24 85 322 8.8
St. Lawrence 102 114 107 323 1,183 9.1
Region Total 314 321 322 957 3,649 8.7
Reg- 8 Central NY
Cayuga 70 63 76 209 808 8.6
Cortland 33 29 48 110 465 7.9
Madison 62 68 46 176 682 8.6
Oneida 242 275 264 781 2,644 9.8
Onondaga 459 472 465 1,396 5,360 8.7
Oswego 87 106 120 313 1,327 7.9
Region Total 953 1,013 1,019 2,985 11,287 8.8
Reg- 9 Southern Tier
Broome 190 161 178 529 2,058 8.6
Chenango 40 50 43 133 511 8.7
Delaware 35 38 40 113 429 8.8
Tioga 35 34 39 108 467 7.7
Tompkins 59 55 79 193 895 7.2
Region Total 359 338 379 1,076 4,360 8.2
Reg- 10 Finger Lakes
Chemung 81 92 90 263 1,023 8.6
Livingston 65 50 47 162 550 9.8
Monroe 697 715 701 2,113 8,406 8.4
Ontario 91 98 81 270 1,034 8.7
Schuyler 12 9 12 33 175 6.3
Seneca 27 34 35 96 381 8.4
Steuben 83 86 108 277 1,115 8.3
Wayne 79 91 80 250 989 8.4
Yates 17 18 17 52 314 5.5
Region Total 1,152 1,193 1,171 3,516 13,987 8.4
Reg- 11 Western NY
Allegany 60 43 51 154 495 10.4
Cattaraugus 106 99 80 285 844 11.3
Chautauqua 149 163 141 453 1,368 11.0
Erie 937 914 951 2,802 9,788 9.5
Genesee 43 35 49 127 613 6.9
Niagara 227 204 262 693 2,158 10.7
Orleans 42 32 23 97 414 7.8
Wyoming 36 32 30 98 386 8.5
Region Total 1,600 1,522 1,587 4,709 16,065 9.8
New York State 23,118 21,851 21,526 66,495 239,461 9.3

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

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