Maternal and Infant Health Indicators - Cortland 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) 72 8.1 14.1 Yes 10.6 Yes 2nd
% of births to out-of-wedlock mothers (Table) (Trend) (Map) 742 52.5 40.9 Yes 39.1 Yes 4th
% of births that were first births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 621 43.9 42.6 No 40.8 No 4th
% of births that were multiple births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 43 3.0 3.9 No 4.1 No 1st
% of births with early (1st trimester) prenatal care (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,143 81.6 73.1 Yes 75.4 Yes 1st
% of births with late (3rd trimester) or no prenatal care (Table) (Trend) (Map) 56 4.0 5.6 Yes 4.1 No 2nd
% of births with adequate prenatal care (Kotelchuck) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,124 80.7 66.8 Yes 68.6 Yes 1st
WIC indicators
% of pregnant women in WIC with early (1st trimester) prenatal care (2009-2011) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 835 88.6 86.5 No 86.9 No 2nd
% of pregnant women in WIC who were pre-pregnancy underweight (BMI less than 18.5) (2010-2012) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 43 4.3 4.7 No 4.1 No 2nd
% of pregnant women in WIC who were pre-pregnancy overweight but not obese (BMI 25-less than 30) (2010-2012) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 231 22.9 26.6 Yes 26.3 Yes 1st
% of pregnant women in WIC who were pre-pregnancy obese (BMI 30 or higher) (2010-2012) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 336 33.3 24.2 Yes 28.0 Yes 4th
% of pregnant women in WIC with anemia in 3rd trimester (2009-2011) (Table) (Map) 32 27.1 37.3 No 36.0 No 1st
% of pregnant women in WIC with gestational weight gain greater than ideal (2009-2011) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 513 53.8 41.7 Yes 47.1 Yes 4th
% of pregnant women in WIC with gestational diabetes (2009-2011) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 52 5.3 5.5 No 5.8 No 2nd
% of pregnant women in WIC with hypertension during pregnancy (2009-2011) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 131 13.3 7.1 Yes 9.0 Yes 4th
% of WIC mothers breastfeeding at least 6 months (2010-2012) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 67 17.6 38.2 Yes 27.7 Yes 3rd
% of infants fed any breast milk in delivery hospital (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,000 75.9 83.1 Yes 77.9 No 3rd
% of infants fed exclusively breast milk in delivery hospital (Table) (Trend) (Map) 849 64.5 40.7 Yes 49.2 Yes 2nd
% of births delivered by cesarean section (Table) (Trend) (Map) 467 33.1 34.1 No 35.6 No 3rd
Mortality rate per 1,000 live births
Infant (less than 1 year) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 11 7.8 5.0 No 5.5 No 4th
Neonatal (less than 28 days) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 8 5.7* 3.4 No 3.9 No 4th
Post-neonatal (1 month to 1 year) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 3 2.1* 1.5 No 1.6 No 3rd
Fetal death (20 weeks gestation or more) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 5 3.5* 6.6 No 4.4 No 1st
Perinatal (20 weeks gestation to less than 28 days of life) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 13 9.2 10.0 No 8.3 No 3rd
Perinatal (28 weeks gestation to less than 7 days of life) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 9 6.4* 5.4 No 5.4 No 3rd
Maternal mortality rate per 100,000 live births + (Table) (Trend) (Map) 0 0.0* 20.0 Yes 19.4 Yes 1st
Low birthweight indicators
% very low birthweight (less than 1.5 kg) births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 14 1.0 1.4 No 1.4 No 1st
% very low birthweight (less than 1.5kg) singleton births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 12 0.9 1.1 No 1.0 No 2nd
% low birthweight (less than 2.5 kg) births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 88 6.3 8.0 Yes 7.6 No 1st
% low birthweight (less than 2.5kg) singleton births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 69 5.0 6.0 No 5.6 No 2nd
% of premature births by gestational age
less than 32 weeks gestation (Table) (Trend) (Map) 25 1.8 1.8 No 1.8 No 3rd
32 - less than 37 weeks gestation (Table) (Trend) (Map) 108 7.7 9.1 No 9.1 No 1st
less than 37 weeks gestation (Table) (Trend) (Map) 133 9.5 10.9 No 10.9 No 1st
% of births with a 5 minute APGAR less than 6 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 13 0.9 0.6 No 0.7 No 3rd
Newborn drug-related diagnosis rate per 10,000 newborn discharges (Table) (Trend) (Map) 11 80.4 95.0 No 123.2 No 1st

*: 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.