Percentage of births with a 5 minute APGAR <6

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

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  Births (APGAR <6) Average Births Percentage
Region/County 2012 2013 2014 Total 2012-2014
Reg- 1 Long Island
Nassau 52 79 72 203 14,051 0.5
Suffolk 66 72 73 211 15,608 0.5
Region Total 118 151 145 414 29,660 0.5
Reg- 2 New York City
Bronx 121 153 134 408 21,249 0.6
Kings 196 211 210 617 41,784 0.5
New York 74 82 106 262 18,663 0.5
Queens 133 139 115 387 30,307 0.4
Richmond 25 29 21 75 5,298 0.5
Region Total 549 614 586 1,749 117,301 0.5
Reg- 3 Mid-Hudson
Dutchess 28 16 17 61 2,662 0.8
Orange 33 39 25 97 4,775 0.7
Putnam 4 5 6 15 818 0.6
Rockland 21 23 30 74 4,804 0.5
Sullivan 6 8 10 24 857 0.9
Ulster 10 16 12 38 1,564 0.8
Westchester 74 57 85 216 10,546 0.7
Region Total 176 164 185 525 26,027 0.7
Reg- 4 Capital Region
Albany 45 48 47 140 3,144 1.5
Columbia 2 9 8 19 521 1.2
Greene 4 5 5 14 409 1.1
Rensselaer 17 28 19 64 1,665 1.3
Saratoga 23 23 24 70 2,227 1.0
Schenectady 26 25 37 88 1,807 1.6
Region Total 117 138 140 395 9,774 1.3
Reg- 5 Mohawk Valley
Fulton 4 6 5 15 528 0.9
Herkimer 5 5 11 21 663 1.1
Montgomery 7 8 7 22 592 1.2
Otsego 5 5 9 19 531 1.2
Schoharie 0 2 4 6 258 0.8*
Region Total 21 26 36 83 2,571 1.1
Reg- 6 North Country
Clinton 8 5 10 23 755 1.0
Essex 3 4 3 10 314 1.1
Franklin 10 3 4 17 494 1.1
Hamilton 0 0 0 0 31 0.0*
Warren 4 8 1 13 586 0.7
Washington 10 8 7 25 605 1.4
Region Total 35 28 25 88 2,786 1.1
Reg- 7 Tug Hill Seaway
Jefferson 25 14 18 57 2,188 0.9
Lewis 2 4 1 7 339 0.7*
St. Lawrence 13 8 15 36 1,205 1.0
Region Total 40 26 34 100 3,732 0.9
Reg- 8 Central NY
Cayuga 2 6 3 11 774 0.5
Cortland 7 2 5 14 470 1.0
Madison 5 2 6 13 666 0.7
Oneida 17 18 26 61 2,584 0.8
Onondaga 59 65 70 194 5,280 1.2
Oswego 10 8 8 26 1,311 0.7
Region Total 100 101 118 319 11,085 1.0
Reg- 9 Southern Tier
Broome 12 14 14 40 2,083 0.6
Chenango 4 4 5 13 531 0.8
Delaware 3 4 2 9 406 0.7*
Tioga 5 9 5 19 509 1.2
Tompkins 7 7 6 20 884 0.8
Region Total 31 38 32 101 4,413 0.8
Reg- 10 Finger Lakes
Chemung 7 6 8 21 986 0.7
Livingston 1 8 5 14 518 0.9
Monroe 86 109 100 295 8,338 1.2
Ontario 10 5 6 21 1,052 0.7
Schuyler 0 2 0 2 174 0.4*
Seneca 1 3 3 7 377 0.6*
Steuben 7 17 12 36 1,091 1.1
Wayne 8 11 13 32 966 1.1
Yates 4 2 0 6 305 0.7*
Region Total 124 163 147 434 13,807 1.0
Reg- 11 Western NY
Allegany 4 3 3 10 487 0.7
Cattaraugus 4 3 11 18 915 0.7
Chautauqua 4 8 6 18 1,408 0.4
Erie 73 66 73 212 9,976 0.7
Genesee 5 9 6 20 599 1.1
Niagara 18 20 24 62 2,164 1.0
Orleans 6 2 4 12 412 1.0
Wyoming 4 4 4 12 384 1.0
Region Total 118 115 131 364 16,345 0.7
New York State 1,429 1,564 1,579 4,572 237,499 0.6

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

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