Maternal and Infant Health Indicators - Hamilton 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) 4 6.3* 13.7 No 10.5 No 1st
% of births to out-of-wedlock mothers (Table) (Trend) (Map) 25 26.9 40.4 Yes 39.1 No 1st
% of births that were first births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 37 39.8 42.1 No 40.1 No 2nd
% of births that were multiple births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 6 6.5* 3.9 No 4.1 No 4th
% of births with early (1st trimester) prenatal care (Table) (Trend) (Map) 61 65.6 73.7 No 75.7 No 4th
% of births with late (3rd trimester) or no prenatal care (Table) (Trend) (Map) 6 6.5* 5.6 No 4.1 No 4th
% of births with adequate prenatal care (Kotelchuck) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 60 64.5 69.0 No 70.2 No 4th
WIC indicators
% of pregnant women in WIC with early (1st trimester) prenatal care (2009-2011) (Table) (Trend) (Map) s s 86.5 N/A 86.9 N/A N/A
% of pregnant women in WIC who were pre-pregnancy underweight (BMI less than 18.5) (2010-2012) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2 2.9* 4.7 No 4.1 No 1st
% of pregnant women in WIC who were pre-pregnancy overweight but not obese (BMI 25-less than 30) (2010-2012) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 14 20.3 26.6 No 26.3 No 1st
% of pregnant women in WIC who were pre-pregnancy obese (BMI 30 or higher) (2010-2012) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 22 31.9 24.2 No 28.0 No 3rd
% of pregnant women in WIC with anemia in 3rd trimester (2009-2011) (Table) (Map) s s 37.3 N/A 36.0 N/A N/A
% of pregnant women in WIC with gestational weight gain greater than ideal (2009-2011) (Table) (Trend) (Map) s s 41.7 N/A 47.1 N/A N/A
% of pregnant women in WIC with gestational diabetes (2009-2011) (Table) (Trend) (Map) s s 5.5 N/A 5.8 N/A N/A
% of pregnant women in WIC with hypertension during pregnancy (2009-2011) (Table) (Trend) (Map) s s 7.1 N/A 9.0 N/A N/A
% 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) 73 83.9 84.2 No 79.0 No 1st
% of infants fed exclusively breast milk in delivery hospital (Table) (Trend) (Map) 61 70.1 41.8 Yes 50.3 Yes 1st
% of births delivered by cesarean section (Table) (Trend) (Map) 35 37.6 33.9 No 34.9 No 4th
Mortality rate per 1,000 live births
Infant (less than 1 year) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 0 0.0* 4.8 Yes 5.3 Yes 1st
Neonatal (less than 28 days) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 0 0.0* 3.3 Yes 3.8 Yes 1st
Post-neonatal (1 month to 1 year) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 0 0.0* 1.5 Yes 1.5 Yes 1st
Fetal death (20 weeks gestation or more) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 5 4.8* 6.3 No 4.2 No 3rd
Perinatal (20 weeks gestation to less than 28 days of life) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 6 5.8* 9.6 No 8.0 No 1st
Perinatal (28 weeks gestation to less than 7 days of life) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 4 3.9* 5.3 No 5.3 No 1st
Maternal mortality rate per 100,000 live births + (Table) (Trend) (Map) 0 0.0* 18.7 Yes 18.0 Yes 2nd
Low birthweight indicators
% very low birthweight (less than 1.5 kg) births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1 1.1* 1.4 No 1.4 No 1st
% very low birthweight (less than 1.5kg) singleton births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1 1.1* 1.0 No 1.0 No 4th
% low birthweight (less than 2.5 kg) births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 6 6.5* 7.9 No 7.6 No 1st
% low birthweight (less than 2.5kg) singleton births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 4 4.6* 6.0 No 5.6 No 1st
% of premature births by gestational age
less than 32 weeks gestation (Table) (Trend) (Map) 3 3.2* 1.7 No 1.8 No 4th
32 - less than 37 weeks gestation (Table) (Trend) (Map) 5 5.4* 9.1 No 9.0 No 1st
less than 37 weeks gestation (Table) (Trend) (Map) 8 8.6* 10.8 No 10.9 No 1st
% of births with a 5 minute APGAR less than 6 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 0 0.0* 0.6 Yes 0.8 Yes 1st
Newborn drug-related diagnosis rate per 10,000 newborn discharges (Table) (Trend) (Map) s s 103.5 N/A 139.8 N/A N/A

*: 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.