Birth rate per 1,000 population

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

(Click on a county name for trend graph data)

  Births Average Population Crude
Region/County 2012 2013 2014 Total 2012-2014 Rate
Reg- 1 Long Island
Nassau 13,994 13,821 14,339 42,154 1,353,335 10.4
Suffolk 15,727 15,530 15,568 46,825 1,500,660 10.4
Region Total 29,721 29,351 29,907 88,979 2,853,995 10.4
Reg- 2 New York City
Bronx 21,283 21,156 21,309 63,748 1,421,788 14.9
Kings 42,546 41,060 41,746 125,352 2,593,192 16.1
New York 19,210 18,423 18,356 55,989 1,627,172 11.5
Queens 30,485 30,074 30,362 90,921 2,296,842 13.2
Richmond 5,287 5,281 5,326 15,894 472,209 11.2
Region Total 118,811 115,994 117,099 351,904 8,411,204 13.9
Reg- 3 Mid-Hudson
Dutchess 2,713 2,594 2,680 7,987 296,939 9.0
Orange 4,724 4,746 4,856 14,326 375,401 12.7
Putnam 827 802 825 2,454 99,580 8.2
Rockland 4,593 4,650 5,170 14,413 320,842 15.0
Sullivan 949 837 785 2,571 76,467 11.2
Ulster 1,583 1,585 1,525 4,693 181,078 8.6
Westchester 10,439 10,557 10,641 31,637 967,702 10.9
Region Total 25,828 25,771 26,482 78,081 2,318,009 11.2
Reg- 4 Capital Region
Albany 3,133 3,137 3,163 9,433 306,857 10.2
Columbia 532 539 492 1,563 62,288 8.4
Greene 412 418 398 1,228 48,365 8.5
Rensselaer 1,598 1,750 1,648 4,996 159,842 10.4
Saratoga 2,194 2,252 2,235 6,681 223,640 10.0
Schenectady 1,938 1,661 1,821 5,420 155,397 11.6
Region Total 9,807 9,757 9,757 29,321 956,389 10.2
Reg- 5 Mohawk Valley
Fulton 520 526 538 1,584 54,539 9.7
Herkimer 658 673 657 1,988 64,144 10.3
Montgomery 561 594 621 1,776 49,872 11.9
Otsego 518 534 540 1,592 61,507 8.6
Schoharie 262 251 260 773 31,836 8.1
Region Total 2,519 2,578 2,616 7,713 261,898 9.8
Reg- 6 North Country
Clinton 781 730 754 2,265 81,626 9.2
Essex 337 307 298 942 38,801 8.1
Franklin 531 510 441 1,482 51,582 9.6
Hamilton 35 30 29 94 4,755 6.6
Warren 582 609 567 1,758 65,283 9.0
Washington 619 612 585 1,816 62,800 9.6
Region Total 2,885 2,798 2,674 8,357 304,846 9.1
Reg- 7 Tug Hill Seaway
Jefferson 2,277 2,206 2,081 6,564 119,623 18.3
Lewis 342 319 356 1,017 27,198 12.5
St. Lawrence 1,250 1,227 1,137 3,614 111,865 10.8
Region Total 3,869 3,752 3,574 11,195 258,686 14.4
Reg- 8 Central NY
Cayuga 803 741 777 2,321 79,284 9.8
Cortland 461 471 478 1,410 49,158 9.6
Madison 710 645 644 1,999 72,378 9.2
Oneida 2,614 2,642 2,495 7,751 233,337 11.1
Onondaga 5,317 5,233 5,291 15,841 467,812 11.3
Oswego 1,335 1,329 1,269 3,933 121,259 10.8
Region Total 11,240 11,061 10,954 33,255 1,023,228 10.8
Reg- 9 Southern Tier
Broome 2,076 2,061 2,111 6,248 197,648 10.5
Chenango 542 499 551 1,592 49,621 10.7
Delaware 437 376 406 1,219 46,860 8.7
Tioga 489 521 518 1,528 50,197 10.1
Tompkins 942 853 856 2,651 103,621 8.5
Region Total 4,486 4,310 4,442 13,238 447,946 9.9
Reg- 10 Finger Lakes
Chemung 1,046 938 974 2,958 88,396 11.2
Livingston 503 524 526 1,553 64,700 8.0
Monroe 8,270 8,355 8,388 25,013 749,092 11.1
Ontario 1,045 1,028 1,084 3,157 109,110 9.6
Schuyler 197 157 168 522 18,484 9.4
Seneca 350 394 388 1,132 35,199 10.7
Steuben 1,116 1,083 1,074 3,273 98,702 11.1
Wayne 968 960 970 2,898 92,495 10.4
Yates 328 303 283 914 25,236 12.1
Region Total 13,823 13,742 13,855 41,420 1,281,415 10.8
Reg- 11 Western NY
Allegany 471 473 517 1,461 48,067 10.1
Cattaraugus 904 909 933 2,746 78,983 11.6
Chautauqua 1,398 1,340 1,485 4,223 132,891 10.6
Erie 9,945 9,873 10,109 29,927 920,596 10.8
Genesee 606 569 621 1,796 59,531 10.1
Niagara 2,133 2,195 2,165 6,493 214,299 10.1
Orleans 402 414 420 1,236 42,352 9.7
Wyoming 376 387 390 1,153 41,537 9.3
Region Total 16,235 16,160 16,640 49,035 1,538,256 10.6
New York State 239,224 235,274 238,000 712,498 19,655,872 12.1

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