Maternal and Infant Health Indicators - Jefferson 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) 227 6.4 14.6 Yes 10.4 Yes 2nd
% of births to out-of-wedlock mothers (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,775 28.7 41.5 Yes 38.2 Yes 1st
% of births that were first births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2,526 40.9 43.3 Yes 41.3 No 2nd
% of births that were multiple births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 204 3.3 3.9 Yes 4.2 Yes 2nd
% of births with early (1st trimester) prenatal care (Table) (Trend) (Map) 4,219 70.7 72.4 No 74.3 Yes 3rd
% of births with late (3rd trimester) or no prenatal care (Table) (Trend) (Map) 240 4.0 5.6 Yes 4.1 No 2nd
% of births with adequate prenatal care (Kotelchuck) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 3,956 68.2 65.9 Yes 67.6 No 3rd
WIC indicators
% of pregnant women in WIC with early (1st trimester) prenatal care (2008-2010) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 3,117 85.0 85.6 No 86.1 No 3rd
% of pregnant women in WIC who were pre-pregnancy underweight (BMI less than 18.5) (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) (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) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,266 28.5 24.2 Yes 28.0 No 2nd
% of pregnant women in WIC with anemia in 3rd trimester (2008-2010) (Table) (Map) 227 34.3 37.3 No 35.4 No 3rd
% of pregnant women in WIC with gestational weight gain greater than ideal (2008-2010) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,895 53.4 39.9 Yes 44.9 Yes 4th
% of pregnant women in WIC with gestational diabetes (2008-2010) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 220 6.5 5.4 Yes 5.7 No 3rd
% of pregnant women in WIC with hypertension during pregnancy (2008-2010) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 432 12.6 7.2 Yes 9.0 Yes 4th
% of WIC mothers breastfeeding at least 6 months (Table) (Trend) (Map) 586 20.4 38.3 Yes 27.9 Yes 2nd
% of infants fed any breast milk in delivery hospital (Table) (Trend) (Map) 4,189 71.9 77.8 Yes 72.6 No 3rd
% of infants fed exclusively breast milk in delivery hospital (Table) (Trend) (Map) 3,597 61.8 40.5 Yes 49.2 Yes 2nd
% of births delivered by cesarean section (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,554 25.2 34.4 Yes 36.0 Yes 1st
Mortality rate per 1,000 live births
Infant (less than 1 year) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 38 6.2 5.1 No 5.6 No 3rd
Neonatal (less than 28 days) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 27 4.4 3.5 No 4.0 No 3rd
Post-neonatal (1 month to 1 year) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 11 1.8 1.6 No 1.6 No 3rd
Fetal death (20 weeks gestation or more) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 34 5.5 6.9 No 4.6 No 3rd
Perinatal (20 weeks gestation to less than 28 days of life) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 61 9.8 10.4 No 8.7 No 3rd
Perinatal (28 weeks gestation to less than 7 days of life) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 40 6.5 5.5 No 5.5 No 3rd
Maternal mortality rate per 100,000 live births + (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1 16.2* 22.4 No 19.3 No 3rd
Low birthweight indicators
% very low birthweight (less than 1.5 kg) births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 90 1.5 1.5 No 1.5 No 3rd
% very low birthweight (less than 1.5kg) singleton births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 66 1.1 1.1 No 1.0 No 3rd
% low birthweight (less than 2.5 kg) births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 409 6.6 8.2 Yes 7.8 Yes 2nd
% low birthweight (less than 2.5kg) singleton births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 296 5.0 6.2 Yes 5.7 Yes 1st
% of premature births by gestational age
less than 32 weeks gestation (Table) (Trend) (Map) 108 1.8 1.9 No 1.9 No 2nd
32 - less than 37 weeks gestation (Table) (Trend) (Map) 528 8.9 9.6 No 9.2 No 3rd
less than 37 weeks gestation (Table) (Trend) (Map) 636 10.7 11.6 Yes 11.1 No 3rd
% of births with a 5 minute APGAR less than 6 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 48 0.8 0.6 No 0.7 No 3rd
Newborn drug-related discharge rate per 10,000 newborn discharges (Table) (Trend) (Map) 10 16.8 72.6 Yes 89.6 Yes 1st

*: 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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