Maternal and Infant Health Indicators - Albany County

2010-2012

Indicator Data Links 3 Year Total County Rate NYS Rate Sig.Dif. NYS Rate exc NYC Sig.Dif. County Ranking
Group
Percentage of births
% of births to women aged 25 years and older without a high school education (Table) (Trend) (Map) 507 7.3 14.5 Yes 10.5 Yes 2nd
% of births to out-of-wedlock mothers (Table) (Trend) (Map) 3,899 41.8 41.4 No 38.9 Yes 2nd
% of births that were first births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 4,101 44.0 43.0 No 41.1 Yes 4th
% of births that were multiple births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 424 4.5 3.9 Yes 4.1 Yes 4th
% of births with early (1st trimester) prenatal care (Table) (Trend) (Map) 6,635 74.3 72.5 No 75.0 No 3rd
% of births with late (3rd trimester) or no prenatal care (Table) (Trend) (Map) 595 6.7 5.6 Yes 4.2 Yes 4th
% of births with adequate prenatal care (Kotelchuck) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 5,786 65.7 66.2 No 68.1 Yes 3rd
WIC indicators
% of pregnant women in WIC with early (1st trimester) prenatal care (2008-2010) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 3,356 83.1 85.6 No 86.3 Yes 4th
% of pregnant women in WIC who were pre-pregnancy underweight (BMI less than 18.5) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 218 4.9 4.7 No 4.1 Yes 3rd
% of pregnant women in WIC who were pre-pregnancy overweight but not obese (BMI 25-less than 30) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,129 25.4 26.6 No 26.3 No 3rd
% of pregnant women in WIC who were pre-pregnancy obese (BMI 30 or higher) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,305 29.4 24.2 Yes 28.0 No 2nd
% of pregnant women in WIC with anemia in 3rd trimester (2008-2010) (Table) (Map) 394 55.1 37.3 Yes 36.1 Yes 4th
% of pregnant women in WIC with gestational weight gain greater than ideal (2008-2010) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,767 45.3 39.9 Yes 45.0 No 2nd
% of pregnant women in WIC with gestational diabetes (2008-2010) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 272 7.2 5.4 Yes 5.7 Yes 4th
% of pregnant women in WIC with hypertension during pregnancy (2008-2010) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 397 10.5 7.2 Yes 9.0 Yes 3rd
% of WIC mothers breastfeeding at least 6 months (Table) (Trend) (Map) 595 21.5 38.3 Yes 27.9 Yes 2nd
% of infants fed any breast milk in delivery hospital (Table) (Trend) (Map) 6,631 78.7 81.9 Yes 76.5 Yes 2nd
% of infants fed exclusively breast milk in delivery hospital (Table) (Trend) (Map) 4,863 57.7 41.3 Yes 49.8 Yes 3rd
% of births delivered by cesarean section (Table) (Trend) (Map) 3,063 32.8 34.2 Yes 35.8 Yes 3rd
Mortality rate per 1,000 live births
Infant (less than 1 year) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 81 8.7 5.0 Yes 5.6 Yes 4th
Neonatal (less than 28 days) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 60 6.4 3.4 Yes 4.0 Yes 4th
Post-neonatal (1 month to 1 year) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 21 2.3 1.6 No 1.6 No 4th
Fetal death (20 weeks gestation or more) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 40 4.3 6.8 Yes 4.3 No 2nd
Perinatal (20 weeks gestation to less than 28 days of life) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 100 10.7 10.2 No 8.3 Yes 3rd
Perinatal (28 weeks gestation to less than 7 days of life) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 128 13.6 5.4 Yes 5.4 Yes 4th
Maternal mortality rate per 100,000 live births + (Table) (Trend) (Map) 3 32.2* 21.7 No 20.6 No 3rd
Low birthweight indicators
% very low birthweight (less than 1.5 kg) births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 174 1.9 1.5 Yes 1.4 Yes 4th
% very low birthweight (less than 1.5kg) singleton births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 114 1.3 1.1 No 1.1 No 4th
% low birthweight (less than 2.5 kg) births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 803 8.6 8.1 No 7.7 Yes 4th
% low birthweight (less than 2.5kg) singleton births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 551 6.2 6.1 No 5.7 No 4th
% of premature births by gestational age
less than 32 weeks gestation (Table) (Trend) (Map) 210 2.3 1.9 Yes 1.9 Yes 4th
32 - less than 37 weeks gestation (Table) (Trend) (Map) 836 9.0 9.3 No 9.1 No 3rd
less than 37 weeks gestation (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,046 11.2 11.1 No 11.0 No 3rd
% of births with a 5 minute APGAR less than 6 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 128 1.4 0.6 Yes 0.7 Yes 4th
Newborn drug-related discharge rate per 10,000 newborn discharges (Table) (Trend) (Map) 95 106.7 83.8 Yes 103.3 No 3rd

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

+: Definition of Maternal Mortality has changed. See: Technical Notes

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