Maternal and Infant Health Indicators - Columbia County

2012-2014

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) 102 9.7 13.7 Yes 10.5 No 3rd
% of births to out-of-wedlock mothers (Table) (Trend) (Map) 744 47.6 40.4 Yes 39.1 Yes 3rd
% of births that were first births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 657 42.0 42.1 No 40.1 No 3rd
% of births that were multiple births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 63 4.0 3.9 No 4.1 No 3rd
% of births with early (1st trimester) prenatal care (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,129 72.9 73.7 No 75.7 No 3rd
% of births with late (3rd trimester) or no prenatal care (Table) (Trend) (Map) 80 5.2 5.6 No 4.1 No 3rd
% of births with adequate prenatal care (Kotelchuck) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,057 69.4 69.0 No 70.2 No 3rd
WIC indicators
% of pregnant women in WIC with early (1st trimester) prenatal care (2009-2011) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 853 91.4 86.5 No 86.9 No 1st
% of pregnant women in WIC who were pre-pregnancy underweight (BMI less than 18.5) (2010-2012) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 57 5.7 4.7 No 4.1 Yes 4th
% of pregnant women in WIC who were pre-pregnancy overweight but not obese (BMI 25-less than 30) (2010-2012) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 254 25.3 26.6 No 26.3 No 3rd
% of pregnant women in WIC who were pre-pregnancy obese (BMI 30 or higher) (2010-2012) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 284 28.3 24.2 Yes 28.0 No 2nd
% of pregnant women in WIC with anemia in 3rd trimester (2009-2011) (Table) (Map) 68 39.8 37.3 No 36.0 No 4th
% of pregnant women in WIC with gestational weight gain greater than ideal (2009-2011) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 437 48.2 41.7 Yes 47.1 No 2nd
% of pregnant women in WIC with gestational diabetes (2009-2011) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 67 7.2 5.5 Yes 5.8 No 4th
% of pregnant women in WIC with hypertension during pregnancy (2009-2011) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 111 11.9 7.1 Yes 9.0 Yes 4th
% of WIC infants breastfeeding at least 6 months (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 87 26.4 39.0 Yes 27.5 No 2nd
% of infants fed any breast milk in delivery hospital (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,066 73.9 84.2 Yes 79.0 Yes 3rd
% of infants fed exclusively breast milk in delivery hospital (Table) (Trend) (Map) 813 56.3 41.8 Yes 50.3 Yes 3rd
% of births delivered by cesarean section (Table) (Trend) (Map) 503 32.2 33.9 No 34.9 No 2nd
Mortality rate per 1,000 live births
Infant (less than 1 year) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 12 7.7 4.8 No 5.3 No 4th
Neonatal (less than 28 days) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 8 5.1* 3.3 No 3.8 No 4th
Post-neonatal (1 month to 1 year) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 4 2.6* 1.5 No 1.5 No 4th
Fetal death (20 weeks gestation or more) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 7 4.5* 6.3 No 4.2 No 2nd
Perinatal (20 weeks gestation to less than 28 days of life) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 15 9.6 9.6 No 8.0 No 3rd
Perinatal (28 weeks gestation to less than 7 days of life) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 11 7.0 5.3 No 5.3 No 4th
Maternal mortality rate per 100,000 live births + (Table) (Trend) (Map) 0 0.0* 18.7 Yes 18.0 Yes 2nd
Low birthweight indicators
% very low birthweight (less than 1.5 kg) births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 17 1.1 1.4 No 1.4 No 2nd
% very low birthweight (less than 1.5kg) singleton births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 13 0.9 1.0 No 1.0 No 2nd
% low birthweight (less than 2.5 kg) births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 115 7.4 7.9 No 7.6 No 3rd
% low birthweight (less than 2.5kg) singleton births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 81 5.4 6.0 No 5.6 No 2nd
% of premature births by gestational age
less than 32 weeks gestation (Table) (Trend) (Map) 26 1.7 1.7 No 1.8 No 2nd
32 - less than 37 weeks gestation (Table) (Trend) (Map) 159 10.3 9.1 No 9.0 No 4th
less than 37 weeks gestation (Table) (Trend) (Map) 185 11.9 10.8 No 10.9 No 4th
% of births with a 5 minute APGAR less than 6 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 19 1.2 0.6 Yes 0.8 No 4th
Newborn drug-related diagnosis rate per 10,000 newborn discharges (Table) (Trend) (Map) 17 124.3 103.5 No 139.8 No 2nd

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

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

See technical notes for information about the indicators and data sources.