Maternal and Infant Health Indicators - Fulton 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) 115 11.1 14.6 Yes 10.4 No 3rd
% of births to out-of-wedlock mothers (Table) (Trend) (Map) 942 55.6 41.5 Yes 38.2 Yes 4th
% of births that were first births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 742 43.8 43.3 No 41.3 No 4th
% of births that were multiple births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 38 2.2 3.9 Yes 4.2 Yes 1st
% of births with early (1st trimester) prenatal care (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,227 75.9 72.4 No 74.3 No 2nd
% of births with late (3rd trimester) or no prenatal care (Table) (Trend) (Map) 88 5.4 5.6 No 4.1 Yes 4th
% of births with adequate prenatal care (Kotelchuck) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,143 71.3 65.9 Yes 67.6 No 2nd
WIC indicators
% of pregnant women in WIC with early (1st trimester) prenatal care (2008-2010) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 822 91.1 85.6 No 86.1 No 1st
% of pregnant women in WIC who were pre-pregnancy underweight (BMI less than 18.5) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 40 4.4 4.7 No 4.1 No 3rd
% of pregnant women in WIC who were pre-pregnancy overweight but not obese (BMI 25-less than 30) (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) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 310 34.4 24.2 Yes 28.0 Yes 4th
% of pregnant women in WIC with anemia in 3rd trimester (2008-2010) (Table) (Map) 54 32.7 37.3 No 35.4 No 2nd
% of pregnant women in WIC with gestational weight gain greater than ideal (2008-2010) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 412 46.9 39.9 Yes 44.9 No 2nd
% of pregnant women in WIC with gestational diabetes (2008-2010) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 41 5.0 5.4 No 5.7 No 2nd
% of pregnant women in WIC with hypertension during pregnancy (2008-2010) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 82 10.0 7.2 Yes 9.0 No 3rd
% of WIC mothers breastfeeding at least 6 months (Table) (Trend) (Map) 61 10.4 38.3 Yes 27.9 Yes 4th
% of infants fed any breast milk in delivery hospital (Table) (Trend) (Map) 991 60.9 77.8 Yes 72.6 Yes 4th
% of infants fed exclusively breast milk in delivery hospital (Table) (Trend) (Map) 845 52.0 40.5 Yes 49.2 No 3rd
% of births delivered by cesarean section (Table) (Trend) (Map) 655 38.6 34.4 Yes 36.0 No 4th
Mortality rate per 1,000 live births
Infant (less than 1 year) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 8 4.7* 5.1 No 5.6 No 2nd
Neonatal (less than 28 days) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 5 2.9* 3.5 No 4.0 No 2nd
Post-neonatal (1 month to 1 year) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 3 1.8* 1.6 No 1.6 No 3rd
Fetal death (20 weeks gestation or more) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 7 4.1* 6.9 No 4.6 No 2nd
Perinatal (20 weeks gestation to less than 28 days of life) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 12 7.1 10.4 No 8.7 No 1st
Perinatal (28 weeks gestation to less than 7 days of life) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 10 5.9 5.5 No 5.5 No 2nd
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) 23 1.4 1.5 No 1.5 No 2nd
% very low birthweight (less than 1.5kg) singleton births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 21 1.3 1.1 No 1.0 No 4th
% low birthweight (less than 2.5 kg) births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 112 6.6 8.2 Yes 7.8 No 1st
% low birthweight (less than 2.5kg) singleton births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 98 5.9 6.2 No 5.7 No 3rd
% of premature births by gestational age
less than 32 weeks gestation (Table) (Trend) (Map) 33 2.1 1.9 No 1.9 No 4th
32 - less than 37 weeks gestation (Table) (Trend) (Map) 114 7.3 9.6 Yes 9.2 Yes 1st
less than 37 weeks gestation (Table) (Trend) (Map) 147 9.4 11.6 Yes 11.1 Yes 1st
% of births with a 5 minute APGAR less than 6 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 9 0.5* 0.6 No 0.7 No 2nd
Newborn drug-related discharge rate per 10,000 newborn discharges (Table) (Trend) (Map) 15 93.9 72.6 No 89.6 No 3rd

*: 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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