Maternal and Infant Health Indicators - Cortland County

2009-2011

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) 68 7.3 14.6 Yes 10.4 Yes 2nd
% of births to out-of-wedlock mothers (Table) (Trend) (Map) 730 48.9 41.5 Yes 38.2 Yes 4th
% of births that were first births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 604 40.5 43.3 No 41.3 No 2nd
% of births that were multiple births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 69 4.6 3.9 No 4.2 No 4th
% of births with early (1st trimester) prenatal care (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,068 78.1 72.4 Yes 74.3 No 2nd
% of births with late (3rd trimester) or no prenatal care (Table) (Trend) (Map) 38 2.8 5.6 Yes 4.1 Yes 1st
% of births with adequate prenatal care (Kotelchuck) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,056 78.0 65.9 Yes 67.6 Yes 1st
WIC indicators
% of pregnant women in WIC with early (1st trimester) prenatal care (2008-2010) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 840 89.0 85.6 No 86.1 No 2nd
% of pregnant women in WIC who were pre-pregnancy underweight (BMI less than 18.5) (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) (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) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 336 33.4 24.2 Yes 28.0 Yes 4th
% of pregnant women in WIC with anemia in 3rd trimester (2008-2010) (Table) (Map) 33 27.7 37.3 No 35.4 No 1st
% of pregnant women in WIC with gestational weight gain greater than ideal (2008-2010) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 510 51.6 39.9 Yes 44.9 Yes 4th
% of pregnant women in WIC with gestational diabetes (2008-2010) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 53 5.6 5.4 No 5.7 No 2nd
% of pregnant women in WIC with hypertension during pregnancy (2008-2010) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 141 14.9 7.2 Yes 9.0 Yes 4th
% of WIC mothers breastfeeding at least 6 months (Table) (Trend) (Map) 146 21.2 38.3 Yes 27.9 Yes 2nd
% of infants fed any breast milk in delivery hospital (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,013 70.6 77.8 Yes 72.6 No 3rd
% of infants fed exclusively breast milk in delivery hospital (Table) (Trend) (Map) 900 62.8 40.5 Yes 49.2 Yes 2nd
% of births delivered by cesarean section (Table) (Trend) (Map) 492 33.0 34.4 No 36.0 Yes 3rd
Mortality rate per 1,000 live births
Infant (less than 1 year) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 14 9.4 5.1 No 5.6 No 4th
Neonatal (less than 28 days) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 12 8.0 3.5 Yes 4.0 No 4th
Post-neonatal (1 month to 1 year) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2 1.3* 1.6 No 1.6 No 2nd
Fetal death (20 weeks gestation or more) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 11 7.3 6.9 No 4.6 No 4th
Perinatal (20 weeks gestation to less than 28 days of life) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 23 15.3 10.4 No 8.7 Yes 4th
Perinatal (28 weeks gestation to less than 7 days of life) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 19 12.7 5.5 Yes 5.5 Yes 4th
Maternal mortality rate per 100,000 live births + (Table) (Trend) (Map) 0 0.0* 22.4 Yes 19.3 Yes 1st
Low birthweight indicators
% very low birthweight (less than 1.5 kg) births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 31 2.1 1.5 No 1.5 No 4th
% very low birthweight (less than 1.5kg) singleton births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 13 0.9 1.1 No 1.0 No 2nd
% low birthweight (less than 2.5 kg) births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 118 7.9 8.2 No 7.8 No 3rd
% low birthweight (less than 2.5kg) singleton births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 72 5.1 6.2 No 5.7 No 2nd
% of premature births by gestational age
less than 32 weeks gestation (Table) (Trend) (Map) 45 3.4 1.9 Yes 1.9 Yes 4th
32 - less than 37 weeks gestation (Table) (Trend) (Map) 102 7.8 9.6 Yes 9.2 No 1st
less than 37 weeks gestation (Table) (Trend) (Map) 147 11.2 11.6 No 11.1 No 3rd
% of births with a 5 minute APGAR less than 6 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 17 1.1 0.6 Yes 0.7 No 4th
Newborn drug-related discharge rate per 10,000 newborn discharges (Table) (Trend) (Map) 3 20.2* 72.6 Yes 89.6 Yes 1st

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

~ Definition for this indicator has changed. See: Technical Notes

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

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