Maternal and Infant Health Indicators - Erie 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) 1,619 7.8 14.5 Yes 10.5 Yes 2nd
% of births to out-of-wedlock mothers (Table) (Trend) (Map) 13,196 44.9 41.4 Yes 38.9 Yes 3rd
% of births that were first births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 12,403 42.2 43.0 Yes 41.1 Yes 3rd
% of births that were multiple births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,154 3.9 3.9 No 4.1 No 3rd
% of births with early (1st trimester) prenatal care (Table) (Trend) (Map) 20,049 72.7 72.5 No 75.0 Yes 3rd
% of births with late (3rd trimester) or no prenatal care (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,380 5.0 5.6 Yes 4.2 Yes 3rd
% of births with adequate prenatal care (Kotelchuck) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 16,728 62.5 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) 12,488 88.9 85.6 Yes 86.3 Yes 2nd
% of pregnant women in WIC who were pre-pregnancy underweight (BMI less than 18.5) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 676 4.4 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) 3,790 24.6 26.6 Yes 26.3 Yes 3rd
% of pregnant women in WIC who were pre-pregnancy obese (BMI 30 or higher) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 4,622 30.1 24.2 Yes 28.0 Yes 2nd
% of pregnant women in WIC with anemia in 3rd trimester (2008-2010) (Table) (Map) 540 36.9 37.3 No 36.1 No 3rd
% of pregnant women in WIC with gestational weight gain greater than ideal (2008-2010) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 6,210 45.1 39.9 Yes 45.0 No 2nd
% of pregnant women in WIC with gestational diabetes (2008-2010) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 682 5.2 5.4 No 5.7 Yes 2nd
% of pregnant women in WIC with hypertension during pregnancy (2008-2010) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,052 8.1 7.2 Yes 9.0 Yes 1st
% of WIC mothers breastfeeding at least 6 months (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,250 14.2 38.3 Yes 27.9 Yes 4th
% of infants fed any breast milk in delivery hospital (Table) (Trend) (Map) 18,187 68.8 81.9 Yes 76.5 Yes 4th
% of infants fed exclusively breast milk in delivery hospital (Table) (Trend) (Map) 13,774 52.1 41.3 Yes 49.8 Yes 3rd
% of births delivered by cesarean section (Table) (Trend) (Map) 10,196 34.7 34.2 No 35.8 Yes 3rd
Mortality rate per 1,000 live births
Infant (less than 1 year) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 258 8.8 5.0 Yes 5.6 Yes 4th
Neonatal (less than 28 days) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 186 6.3 3.4 Yes 4.0 Yes 4th
Post-neonatal (1 month to 1 year) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 72 2.4 1.6 Yes 1.6 Yes 4th
Fetal death (20 weeks gestation or more) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 115 3.9 6.8 Yes 4.3 No 2nd
Perinatal (20 weeks gestation to less than 28 days of life) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 301 10.2 10.2 No 8.3 Yes 3rd
Perinatal (28 weeks gestation to less than 7 days of life) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 190 6.5 5.4 Yes 5.4 Yes 3rd
Maternal mortality rate per 100,000 live births + (Table) (Trend) (Map) 10 34.0 21.7 No 20.6 No 4th
Low birthweight indicators
% very low birthweight (less than 1.5 kg) births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 530 1.8 1.5 Yes 1.4 Yes 4th
% very low birthweight (less than 1.5kg) singleton births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 406 1.4 1.1 Yes 1.1 Yes 4th
% low birthweight (less than 2.5 kg) births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2,484 8.5 8.1 Yes 7.7 Yes 4th
% low birthweight (less than 2.5kg) singleton births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,834 6.5 6.1 Yes 5.7 Yes 4th
% of premature births by gestational age
less than 32 weeks gestation (Table) (Trend) (Map) 649 2.2 1.9 Yes 1.9 Yes 4th
32 - less than 37 weeks gestation (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2,802 9.5 9.3 No 9.1 Yes 4th
less than 37 weeks gestation (Table) (Trend) (Map) 3,451 11.8 11.1 Yes 11.0 Yes 4th
% of births with a 5 minute APGAR less than 6 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 198 0.7 0.6 Yes 0.7 No 2nd
Newborn drug-related discharge rate per 10,000 newborn discharges (Table) (Trend) (Map) 554 188.8 83.8 Yes 103.3 Yes 4th

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

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