Maternal and Infant Health Indicators - Jefferson County

2011-2013

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) 209 5.4 14.1 Yes 10.6 Yes 1st
% of births to out-of-wedlock mothers (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,739 26.4 40.9 Yes 39.1 Yes 1st
% of births that were first births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2,758 41.8 42.6 No 40.8 No 3rd
% of births that were multiple births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 201 3.0 3.9 Yes 4.1 Yes 1st
% of births with early (1st trimester) prenatal care (Table) (Trend) (Map) 4,929 75.2 73.1 Yes 75.4 No 3rd
% of births with late (3rd trimester) or no prenatal care (Table) (Trend) (Map) 164 2.5 5.6 Yes 4.1 Yes 1st
% of births with adequate prenatal care (Kotelchuck) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 4,777 73.4 69.1 Yes 70.8 Yes 2nd
WIC indicators
% of pregnant women in WIC with early (1st trimester) prenatal care (2009-2011) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 3,119 85.1 86.5 No 86.9 No 3rd
% of pregnant women in WIC who were pre-pregnancy underweight (BMI less than 18.5) (2010-2012) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 190 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) (2010-2012) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,096 24.7 26.6 Yes 26.3 Yes 3rd
% of pregnant women in WIC who were pre-pregnancy obese (BMI 30 or higher) (2010-2012) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,266 28.5 24.2 Yes 28.0 No 2nd
% of pregnant women in WIC with anemia in 3rd trimester (2009-2011) (Table) (Map) 234 33.9 37.3 No 36.0 No 3rd
% of pregnant women in WIC with gestational weight gain greater than ideal (2009-2011) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,955 55.3 41.7 Yes 47.1 Yes 4th
% of pregnant women in WIC with gestational diabetes (2009-2011) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 213 5.9 5.5 No 5.8 No 3rd
% of pregnant women in WIC with hypertension during pregnancy (2009-2011) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 474 13.0 7.1 Yes 9.0 Yes 4th
% of WIC mothers breastfeeding at least 6 months (2010-2012) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 332 21.5 38.2 Yes 27.7 Yes 2nd
% of infants fed any breast milk in delivery hospital (Table) (Trend) (Map) 4,657 76.9 83.1 Yes 77.9 No 2nd
% of infants fed exclusively breast milk in delivery hospital (Table) (Trend) (Map) 3,919 64.7 40.7 Yes 49.2 Yes 2nd
% of births delivered by cesarean section (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,599 24.2 34.1 Yes 35.6 Yes 1st
Mortality rate per 1,000 live births
Infant (less than 1 year) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 54 8.2 5.0 Yes 5.5 Yes 4th
Neonatal (less than 28 days) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 41 6.2 3.4 Yes 3.9 Yes 4th
Post-neonatal (1 month to 1 year) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 13 2.0 1.5 No 1.6 No 3rd
Fetal death (20 weeks gestation or more) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 42 6.3 6.6 No 4.4 No 4th
Perinatal (20 weeks gestation to less than 28 days of life) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 83 12.5 10.0 No 8.3 Yes 4th
Perinatal (28 weeks gestation to less than 7 days of life) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 53 8.0 5.4 Yes 5.4 Yes 4th
Maternal mortality rate per 100,000 live births + (Table) (Trend) (Map) 0 0.0* 20.0 Yes 19.4 Yes 1st
Low birthweight indicators
% very low birthweight (less than 1.5 kg) births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 94 1.4 1.4 No 1.4 No 3rd
% very low birthweight (less than 1.5kg) singleton births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 69 1.1 1.1 No 1.0 No 3rd
% low birthweight (less than 2.5 kg) births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 433 6.6 8.0 Yes 7.6 Yes 2nd
% low birthweight (less than 2.5kg) singleton births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 323 5.1 6.0 Yes 5.6 Yes 2nd
% of premature births by gestational age
less than 32 weeks gestation (Table) (Trend) (Map) 114 1.7 1.8 No 1.8 No 3rd
32 - less than 37 weeks gestation (Table) (Trend) (Map) 530 8.1 9.1 Yes 9.1 Yes 2nd
less than 37 weeks gestation (Table) (Trend) (Map) 644 9.8 10.9 Yes 10.9 Yes 2nd
% of births with a 5 minute APGAR less than 6 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 59 0.9 0.6 Yes 0.7 No 3rd
Newborn drug-related diagnosis rate per 10,000 newborn discharges (Table) (Trend) (Map) 14 23.2 95.0 Yes 123.2 Yes 1st

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

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

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