Percentage of births with a 5 minute APGAR <6

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

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  Births (APGAR <6) Average Births Percentage
Region/County 2010 2011 2012 Total 2010-2012
Reg- 1 Long Island
Nassau 61 52 52 165 14,091 0.4
Suffolk 82 82 66 230 16,186 0.5
Region Total 143 134 118 395 30,277 0.4
Reg- 2 New York City
Bronx 125 120 121 366 21,788 0.6
Kings 190 173 196 559 42,006 0.4
New York 79 92 74 245 19,483 0.4
Queens 125 115 133 373 30,423 0.4
Richmond 42 26 25 93 5,478 0.6
Region Total 561 526 549 1,636 119,178 0.5
Reg- 3 Mid-Hudson
Dutchess 12 12 28 52 2,744 0.6
Orange 46 31 33 110 4,853 0.8
Putnam 4 3 4 11 875 0.4
Rockland 19 23 21 63 4,551 0.5
Sullivan 10 7 6 23 863 0.9
Ulster 12 13 10 35 1,647 0.7
Westchester 50 58 74 182 10,754 0.6
Region Total 153 147 176 476 26,286 0.6
Reg- 4 Capital Region
Albany 42 41 45 128 3,110 1.4
Columbia 5 4 2 11 557 0.7
Greene 4 3 4 11 434 0.8
Rensselaer 13 27 17 57 1,668 1.1
Saratoga 16 22 23 61 2,215 0.9
Schenectady 15 20 26 61 1,846 1.1
Region Total 95 117 117 329 9,830 1.1
Reg- 5 Mohawk Valley
Fulton 3 5 4 12 553 0.7
Herkimer 6 1 5 12 651 0.6
Montgomery 4 1 7 12 572 0.7
Otsego 3 9 5 17 523 1.1
Schoharie 2 5 0 7 279 0.8*
Region Total 18 21 21 60 2,577 0.8
Reg- 6 North Country
Clinton 4 10 8 22 796 0.9
Essex 3 3 3 9 329 0.9*
Franklin 0 5 10 15 512 1.0
Hamilton 0 0 0 0 36 0.0*
Warren 5 12 4 21 598 1.2
Washington 13 7 10 30 626 1.6
Region Total 25 37 35 97 2,898 1.1
Reg- 7 Tug Hill Seaway
Jefferson 16 20 25 61 2,153 0.9
Lewis 2 2 2 6 330 0.6*
St. Lawrence 13 3 13 29 1,242 0.8
Region Total 31 25 40 96 3,726 0.9
Reg- 8 Central NY
Cayuga 6 4 2 12 809 0.5
Cortland 6 4 7 17 466 1.2
Madison 6 2 5 13 683 0.6
Oneida 22 19 17 58 2,645 0.7
Onondaga 41 53 59 153 5,360 1.0
Oswego 5 4 10 19 1,336 0.5
Region Total 86 86 100 272 11,299 0.8
Reg- 9 Southern Tier
Broome 14 17 12 43 2,059 0.7
Chenango 4 3 4 11 512 0.7
Delaware 2 2 3 7 429 0.5*
Tioga 3 1 5 9 470 0.6*
Tompkins 8 9 7 24 896 0.9
Region Total 31 32 31 94 4,366 0.7
Reg- 10 Finger Lakes
Chemung 8 10 7 25 1,024 0.8
Livingston 0 4 1 5 550 0.3*
Monroe 82 71 86 239 8,408 0.9
Ontario 9 9 10 28 1,034 0.9
Schuyler 1 0 0 1 175 0.2*
Seneca 2 1 1 4 382 0.3*
Steuben 7 11 7 25 1,116 0.7
Wayne 10 8 8 26 990 0.9
Yates 2 5 4 11 314 1.2
Region Total 121 119 124 364 13,992 0.9
Reg- 11 Western NY
Allegany 1 6 4 11 497 0.7
Cattaraugus 5 7 4 16 933 0.6
Chautauqua 14 10 4 28 1,394 0.7
Erie 63 62 73 198 9,798 0.7
Genesee 7 7 5 19 614 1.0
Niagara 16 14 18 48 2,159 0.7
Orleans 3 2 6 11 415 0.9
Wyoming 1 1 4 6 386 0.5*
Region Total 110 109 118 337 16,196 0.7
New York State 1,374 1,353 1,429 4,156 240,624 0.6

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

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