Maternal and Infant Health Indicators - Columbia County

2011-2013

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) 111 10.1 14.1 Yes 10.6 No 3rd
% of births to out-of-wedlock mothers (Table) (Trend) (Map) 752 46.6 40.9 Yes 39.1 Yes 3rd
% of births that were first births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 667 41.3 42.6 No 40.8 No 3rd
% of births that were multiple births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 67 4.2 3.9 No 4.1 No 3rd
% of births with early (1st trimester) prenatal care (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,127 70.5 73.1 No 75.4 Yes 4th
% of births with late (3rd trimester) or no prenatal care (Table) (Trend) (Map) 87 5.4 5.6 No 4.1 Yes 4th
% of births with adequate prenatal care (Kotelchuck) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,050 66.4 69.1 No 70.8 Yes 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 mothers breastfeeding at least 6 months (2010-2012) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 82 22.5 38.2 Yes 27.7 No 2nd
% of infants fed any breast milk in delivery hospital (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,089 72.6 83.1 Yes 77.9 Yes 3rd
% of infants fed exclusively breast milk in delivery hospital (Table) (Trend) (Map) 781 52.1 40.7 Yes 49.2 No 3rd
% of births delivered by cesarean section (Table) (Trend) (Map) 535 33.1 34.1 No 35.6 No 3rd
Mortality rate per 1,000 live births
Infant (less than 1 year) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 10 6.2 5.0 No 5.5 No 3rd
Neonatal (less than 28 days) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 7 4.3* 3.4 No 3.9 No 3rd
Post-neonatal (1 month to 1 year) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 3 1.9* 1.5 No 1.6 No 3rd
Fetal death (20 weeks gestation or more) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 8 4.9* 6.6 No 4.4 No 3rd
Perinatal (20 weeks gestation to less than 28 days of life) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 15 9.2 10.0 No 8.3 No 3rd
Perinatal (28 weeks gestation to less than 7 days of life) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 9 5.6* 5.4 No 5.4 No 2nd
Maternal mortality rate per 100,000 live births + (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1 62.0* 20.0 No 19.4 No 4th
Low birthweight indicators
% very low birthweight (less than 1.5 kg) births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 13 0.8 1.4 Yes 1.4 No 1st
% very low birthweight (less than 1.5kg) singleton births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 10 0.6 1.1 No 1.0 No 1st
% low birthweight (less than 2.5 kg) births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 116 7.2 8.0 No 7.6 No 2nd
% low birthweight (less than 2.5kg) singleton births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 80 5.2 6.0 No 5.6 No 2nd
% of premature births by gestational age
less than 32 weeks gestation (Table) (Trend) (Map) 26 1.6 1.8 No 1.8 No 2nd
32 - less than 37 weeks gestation (Table) (Trend) (Map) 150 9.4 9.1 No 9.1 No 3rd
less than 37 weeks gestation (Table) (Trend) (Map) 176 11.0 10.9 No 10.9 No 3rd
% of births with a 5 minute APGAR less than 6 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 15 0.9 0.6 No 0.7 No 3rd
Newborn drug-related diagnosis rate per 10,000 newborn discharges (Table) (Trend) (Map) 13 91.2 95.0 No 123.2 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.