Maternal and Infant Health Indicators - Fulton County

2012-2014

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) 83 8.4 13.7 Yes 10.5 Yes 2nd
% of births to out-of-wedlock mothers (Table) (Trend) (Map) 852 53.8 40.4 Yes 39.1 Yes 4th
% of births that were first births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 646 40.8 42.1 No 40.1 No 3rd
% of births that were multiple births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 42 2.7 3.9 Yes 4.1 Yes 1st
% of births with early (1st trimester) prenatal care (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,224 77.9 73.7 No 75.7 No 2nd
% of births with late (3rd trimester) or no prenatal care (Table) (Trend) (Map) 68 4.3 5.6 Yes 4.1 No 3rd
% of births with adequate prenatal care (Kotelchuck) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,178 75.1 69.0 Yes 70.2 Yes 2nd
WIC indicators
% of pregnant women in WIC with early (1st trimester) prenatal care (2009-2011) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 760 89.8 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) 40 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) (2010-2012) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 201 22.3 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) 310 34.3 24.2 Yes 28.0 Yes 4th
% of pregnant women in WIC with anemia in 3rd trimester (2009-2011) (Table) (Map) 52 29.9 37.3 No 36.0 No 2nd
% of pregnant women in WIC with gestational weight gain greater than ideal (2009-2011) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 420 50.7 41.7 Yes 47.1 No 3rd
% of pregnant women in WIC with gestational diabetes (2009-2011) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 39 4.7 5.5 No 5.8 No 1st
% of pregnant women in WIC with hypertension during pregnancy (2009-2011) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 87 10.4 7.1 Yes 9.0 No 3rd
% of WIC infants breastfeeding at least 6 months (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) s s 39.0 N/A 27.5 N/A N/A
% of infants fed any breast milk in delivery hospital (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,019 67.8 84.2 Yes 79.0 Yes 4th
% of infants fed exclusively breast milk in delivery hospital (Table) (Trend) (Map) 868 57.8 41.8 Yes 50.3 Yes 3rd
% of births delivered by cesarean section (Table) (Trend) (Map) 567 35.8 33.9 No 34.9 No 4th
Mortality rate per 1,000 live births
Infant (less than 1 year) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 8 5.1* 4.8 No 5.3 No 2nd
Neonatal (less than 28 days) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 3 1.9* 3.3 No 3.8 No 1st
Post-neonatal (1 month to 1 year) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 5 3.2* 1.5 No 1.5 No 4th
Fetal death (20 weeks gestation or more) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 13 8.1 6.3 No 4.2 No 4th
Perinatal (20 weeks gestation to less than 28 days of life) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 16 10.0 9.6 No 8.0 No 3rd
Perinatal (28 weeks gestation to less than 7 days of life) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 7 4.4* 5.3 No 5.3 No 2nd
Maternal mortality rate per 100,000 live births + (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1 63.1* 18.7 No 18.0 No 4th
Low birthweight indicators
% very low birthweight (less than 1.5 kg) births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 18 1.1 1.4 No 1.4 No 2nd
% very low birthweight (less than 1.5kg) singleton births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 11 0.7 1.0 No 1.0 No 2nd
% low birthweight (less than 2.5 kg) births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 113 7.1 7.9 No 7.6 No 2nd
% low birthweight (less than 2.5kg) singleton births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 85 5.5 6.0 No 5.6 No 3rd
% of premature births by gestational age
less than 32 weeks gestation (Table) (Trend) (Map) 30 1.9 1.7 No 1.8 No 3rd
32 - less than 37 weeks gestation (Table) (Trend) (Map) 128 8.1 9.1 No 9.0 No 2nd
less than 37 weeks gestation (Table) (Trend) (Map) 158 10.0 10.8 No 10.9 No 2nd
% of births with a 5 minute APGAR less than 6 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 15 0.9 0.6 No 0.8 No 3rd
Newborn drug-related diagnosis rate per 10,000 newborn discharges (Table) (Trend) (Map) 24 161.9 103.5 No 139.8 No 3rd

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

s: Data do not meet reporting criteria

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

See technical notes for information about the indicators and data sources.