Percentage of births with a 5 minute APGAR <6

Source:2009-2011 Vital Statistics Data as of February, 2013

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  Births (APGAR <6) Average Births Crude
Region/County 2009 2010 2011 Total 2009-2011 Rate
Reg- 1 Western New York
Allegany 0 1 6 7 514 0.5*
Cattaraugus 4 5 7 16 957 0.6
Chautauqua 6 14 10 30 1,409 0.7
Erie 46 63 62 171 9,749 0.6
Genesee 4 7 7 18 631 1.0
Niagara 14 16 14 44 2,216 0.7
Orleans 6 3 2 11 428 0.9
Wyoming 1 1 1 3 400 0.2*
Region Total 81 110 109 300 16,304 0.6
Reg- 2 Finger Lakes
Chemung 12 8 10 30 1,001 1.0
Livingston 3 0 4 7 574 0.4*
Monroe 88 82 71 241 8,511 0.9
Ontario 10 9 9 28 1,036 0.9
Schuyler 2 1 0 3 162 0.6*
Seneca 3 2 1 6 388 0.5*
Steuben 12 7 11 30 1,116 0.9
Wayne 3 10 8 21 1,022 0.7
Yates 1 2 5 8 323 0.8*
Region Total 134 121 119 374 14,134 0.9
Reg- 3 Central New York
Cayuga 5 6 4 15 812 0.6
Cortland 7 6 4 17 497 1.1
Herkimer 6 6 1 13 655 0.7
Jefferson 12 16 20 48 2,059 0.8
Lewis 1 2 2 5 333 0.5*
Madison 5 6 2 13 673 0.6
Oneida 15 22 19 56 2,652 0.7
Onondaga 58 41 53 152 5,414 0.9
Oswego 13 5 4 22 1,361 0.5
St. Lawrence 8 13 3 24 1,222 0.7
Tompkins 8 8 9 25 888 0.9
Region Total 138 131 121 390 16,566 0.8
Reg- 4 New York-Penn
Broome 21 14 17 52 2,054 0.8
Chenango 3 4 3 10 506 0.7
Tioga 3 3 1 7 450 0.5*
Region Total 27 21 21 69 3,009 0.8
Reg- 5 Northeastern New York
Albany 38 42 41 121 3,124 1.3
Clinton 9 4 10 23 798 1.0
Columbia 6 5 4 15 568 0.9
Delaware 2 2 2 6 436 0.5*
Essex 4 3 3 10 334 1.0
Franklin 1 0 5 6 507 0.4*
Fulton 1 3 5 9 565 0.5*
Greene 1 4 3 8 444 0.6*
Hamilton 0 0 0 0 38 0.0*
Montgomery 6 4 1 11 588 0.6
Otsego 4 3 9 16 512 1.0
Rensselaer 15 13 27 55 1,726 1.1
Saratoga 22 16 22 60 2,225 0.9
Schenectady 25 15 20 60 1,800 1.1
Schoharie 3 2 5 10 284 1.2
Warren 6 5 12 23 617 1.2
Washington 5 13 7 25 628 1.3
Region Total 148 134 176 458 15,194 1.0
Reg- 6 Hudson Valley
Dutchess 19 12 12 43 2,812 0.5
Orange 35 46 31 112 4,965 0.8
Putnam 8 4 3 15 897 0.6
Rockland 15 19 23 57 4,540 0.4
Sullivan 8 10 7 25 833 1.0
Ulster 9 12 13 34 1,688 0.7
Westchester 75 50 58 183 10,989 0.6
Region Total 169 153 147 469 26,725 0.6
Reg- 7 New York City
Bronx 182 125 120 427 22,360 0.6
Kings 283 190 173 646 41,857 0.5
New York 338 79 92 509 19,802 0.9
Queens 168 125 115 408 30,511 0.4
Richmond 29 42 26 97 5,626 0.6
Region Total 1,000 561 526 2,087 120,156 0.6
Reg- 8 Nassau-Suffolk
Nassau 68 61 52 181 14,321 0.4
Suffolk 61 82 82 225 16,672 0.4
Region Total 129 143 134 406 30,992 0.4
New York State 1,826 1,374 1,353 4,553 243,080 0.6

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

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