Maternal and Infant Health Indicators - Columbia 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) 124 11.1 14.5 Yes 10.5 No 3rd
% of births to out-of-wedlock mothers (Table) (Trend) (Map) 784 46.9 41.4 Yes 38.9 Yes 3rd
% of births that were first births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 694 41.5 43.0 No 41.1 No 3rd
% of births that were multiple births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 61 3.7 3.9 No 4.1 No 3rd
% of births with early (1st trimester) prenatal care (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,116 67.8 72.5 Yes 75.0 Yes 4th
% of births with late (3rd trimester) or no prenatal care (Table) (Trend) (Map) 88 5.3 5.6 No 4.2 Yes 4th
% of births with adequate prenatal care (Kotelchuck) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 985 60.0 66.2 Yes 68.1 Yes 4th
WIC indicators
% of pregnant women in WIC with early (1st trimester) prenatal care (2008-2010) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 888 92.2 85.6 Yes 86.3 No 1st
% of pregnant women in WIC who were pre-pregnancy underweight (BMI less than 18.5) (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) (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) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 284 28.3 24.2 Yes 28.0 No 2nd
% of pregnant women in WIC with anemia in 3rd trimester (2008-2010) (Table) (Map) 69 37.3 37.3 No 36.1 No 3rd
% of pregnant women in WIC with gestational weight gain greater than ideal (2008-2010) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 443 47.3 39.9 Yes 45.0 No 2nd
% of pregnant women in WIC with gestational diabetes (2008-2010) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 65 7.2 5.4 Yes 5.7 No 4th
% of pregnant women in WIC with hypertension during pregnancy (2008-2010) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 110 12.2 7.2 Yes 9.0 Yes 4th
% of WIC mothers breastfeeding at least 6 months (Table) (Trend) (Map) 153 23.5 38.3 Yes 27.9 Yes 2nd
% of infants fed any breast milk in delivery hospital (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,066 68.5 81.9 Yes 76.5 Yes 4th
% of infants fed exclusively breast milk in delivery hospital (Table) (Trend) (Map) 783 50.3 41.3 Yes 49.8 No 4th
% of births delivered by cesarean section (Table) (Trend) (Map) 563 33.7 34.2 No 35.8 No 3rd
Mortality rate per 1,000 live births
Infant (less than 1 year) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 8 4.8* 5.0 No 5.6 No 2nd
Neonatal (less than 28 days) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 5 3.0* 3.4 No 4.0 No 2nd
Post-neonatal (1 month to 1 year) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 3 1.8* 1.6 No 1.6 No 3rd
Fetal death (20 weeks gestation or more) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 7 4.2* 6.8 No 4.3 No 2nd
Perinatal (20 weeks gestation to less than 28 days of life) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 12 7.2 10.2 No 8.3 No 2nd
Perinatal (28 weeks gestation to less than 7 days of life) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 9 5.4* 5.4 No 5.4 No 2nd
Maternal mortality rate per 100,000 live births + (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1 59.8* 21.7 No 20.6 No 4th
Low birthweight indicators
% very low birthweight (less than 1.5 kg) births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 18 1.1 1.5 No 1.4 No 1st
% very low birthweight (less than 1.5kg) singleton births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 14 0.9 1.1 No 1.1 No 2nd
% low birthweight (less than 2.5 kg) births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 120 7.2 8.1 No 7.7 No 3rd
% low birthweight (less than 2.5kg) singleton births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 85 5.3 6.1 No 5.7 No 2nd
% of premature births by gestational age
less than 32 weeks gestation (Table) (Trend) (Map) 29 1.7 1.9 No 1.9 No 2nd
32 - less than 37 weeks gestation (Table) (Trend) (Map) 150 9.0 9.3 No 9.1 No 3rd
less than 37 weeks gestation (Table) (Trend) (Map) 179 10.8 11.1 No 11.0 No 3rd
% of births with a 5 minute APGAR less than 6 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 11 0.7 0.6 No 0.7 No 2nd
Newborn drug-related discharge rate per 10,000 newborn discharges (Table) (Trend) (Map) 12 80.5 83.8 No 103.3 No 2nd

*: 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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