Maternal and Infant Health Indicators - Montgomery 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) 251 22.3 13.7 Yes 10.5 Yes 4th
% of births to out-of-wedlock mothers (Table) (Trend) (Map) 883 49.7 40.4 Yes 39.1 Yes 3rd
% of births that were first births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 651 36.7 42.1 Yes 40.1 Yes 1st
% of births that were multiple births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 65 3.7 3.9 No 4.1 No 2nd
% of births with early (1st trimester) prenatal care (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,204 68.5 73.7 Yes 75.7 Yes 4th
% of births with late (3rd trimester) or no prenatal care (Table) (Trend) (Map) 230 13.1 5.6 Yes 4.1 Yes 4th
% of births with adequate prenatal care (Kotelchuck) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,090 62.8 69.0 Yes 70.2 Yes 4th
WIC indicators
% of pregnant women in WIC with early (1st trimester) prenatal care (2009-2011) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 967 90.0 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) 50 4.6 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) (2010-2012) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 274 25.0 26.6 No 26.3 No 3rd
% of pregnant women in WIC who were pre-pregnancy obese (BMI 30 or higher) (2010-2012) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 382 34.9 24.2 Yes 28.0 Yes 4th
% of pregnant women in WIC with anemia in 3rd trimester (2009-2011) (Table) (Map) 41 26.5 37.3 Yes 36.0 No 1st
% of pregnant women in WIC with gestational weight gain greater than ideal (2009-2011) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 528 49.9 41.7 Yes 47.1 No 2nd
% of pregnant women in WIC with gestational diabetes (2009-2011) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 59 5.5 5.5 No 5.8 No 2nd
% of pregnant women in WIC with hypertension during pregnancy (2009-2011) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 121 11.2 7.1 Yes 9.0 Yes 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) 1,219 73.0 84.2 Yes 79.0 Yes 4th
% of infants fed exclusively breast milk in delivery hospital (Table) (Trend) (Map) 972 58.2 41.8 Yes 50.3 Yes 3rd
% of births delivered by cesarean section (Table) (Trend) (Map) 570 32.1 33.9 No 34.9 Yes 2nd
Mortality rate per 1,000 live births
Infant (less than 1 year) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 8 4.5* 4.8 No 5.3 No 2nd
Neonatal (less than 28 days) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 6 3.4* 3.3 No 3.8 No 3rd
Post-neonatal (1 month to 1 year) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2 1.1* 1.5 No 1.5 No 2nd
Fetal death (20 weeks gestation or more) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 10 5.6 6.3 No 4.2 No 3rd
Perinatal (20 weeks gestation to less than 28 days of life) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 16 9.0 9.6 No 8.0 No 3rd
Perinatal (28 weeks gestation to less than 7 days of life) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 10 5.6 5.3 No 5.3 No 3rd
Maternal mortality rate per 100,000 live births + (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1 56.3* 18.7 No 18.0 No 4th
Low birthweight indicators
% very low birthweight (less than 1.5 kg) births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 22 1.3 1.4 No 1.4 No 2nd
% very low birthweight (less than 1.5kg) singleton births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 17 1.0 1.0 No 1.0 No 3rd
% low birthweight (less than 2.5 kg) births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 113 6.4 7.9 Yes 7.6 No 1st
% low birthweight (less than 2.5kg) singleton births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 83 4.9 6.0 No 5.6 No 2nd
% of premature births by gestational age
less than 32 weeks gestation (Table) (Trend) (Map) 27 1.5 1.7 No 1.8 No 2nd
32 - less than 37 weeks gestation (Table) (Trend) (Map) 150 8.4 9.1 No 9.0 No 2nd
less than 37 weeks gestation (Table) (Trend) (Map) 177 10.0 10.8 No 10.9 No 2nd
% of births with a 5 minute APGAR less than 6 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 22 1.2 0.6 Yes 0.8 No 4th
Newborn drug-related diagnosis rate per 10,000 newborn discharges (Table) (Trend) (Map) 33 193.7 103.5 Yes 139.8 No 4th

*: 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.