Maternal and Infant Health Indicators - Montgomery 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) 239 22.8 14.6 Yes 10.4 Yes 4th
% of births to out-of-wedlock mothers (Table) (Trend) (Map) 922 52.2 41.5 Yes 38.2 Yes 4th
% of births that were first births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 701 39.7 43.3 Yes 41.3 No 1st
% of births that were multiple births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 60 3.4 3.9 No 4.2 No 2nd
% of births with early (1st trimester) prenatal care (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,131 68.7 72.4 No 74.3 Yes 4th
% of births with late (3rd trimester) or no prenatal care (Table) (Trend) (Map) 181 11.0 5.6 Yes 4.1 Yes 4th
% of births with adequate prenatal care (Kotelchuck) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 992 61.2 65.9 Yes 67.6 Yes 4th
WIC indicators
% of pregnant women in WIC with early (1st trimester) prenatal care (2008-2010) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,019 89.4 85.6 No 86.1 No 2nd
% of pregnant women in WIC who were pre-pregnancy underweight (BMI less than 18.5) (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) (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) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 382 34.9 24.2 Yes 28.0 Yes 4th
% of pregnant women in WIC with anemia in 3rd trimester (2008-2010) (Table) (Map) 51 32.9 37.3 No 35.4 No 2nd
% of pregnant women in WIC with gestational weight gain greater than ideal (2008-2010) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 532 47.3 39.9 Yes 44.9 No 2nd
% of pregnant women in WIC with gestational diabetes (2008-2010) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 56 5.3 5.4 No 5.7 No 2nd
% of pregnant women in WIC with hypertension during pregnancy (2008-2010) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 129 12.2 7.2 Yes 9.0 Yes 4th
% of WIC mothers breastfeeding at least 6 months (Table) (Trend) (Map) 120 15.2 38.3 Yes 27.9 Yes 4th
% of infants fed any breast milk in delivery hospital (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,087 64.1 77.8 Yes 72.6 Yes 4th
% of infants fed exclusively breast milk in delivery hospital (Table) (Trend) (Map) 839 49.5 40.5 Yes 49.2 No 4th
% of births delivered by cesarean section (Table) (Trend) (Map) 555 31.4 34.4 Yes 36.0 Yes 2nd
Mortality rate per 1,000 live births
Infant (less than 1 year) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 10 5.7 5.1 No 5.6 No 3rd
Neonatal (less than 28 days) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 7 4.0* 3.5 No 4.0 No 3rd
Post-neonatal (1 month to 1 year) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 3 1.7* 1.6 No 1.6 No 3rd
Fetal death (20 weeks gestation or more) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 12 6.8 6.9 No 4.6 No 3rd
Perinatal (20 weeks gestation to less than 28 days of life) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 19 10.7 10.4 No 8.7 No 3rd
Perinatal (28 weeks gestation to less than 7 days of life) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 13 7.3 5.5 No 5.5 No 4th
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) 20 1.1 1.5 No 1.5 No 1st
% very low birthweight (less than 1.5kg) singleton births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 17 1.0 1.1 No 1.0 No 2nd
% low birthweight (less than 2.5 kg) births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 116 6.6 8.2 Yes 7.8 No 1st
% low birthweight (less than 2.5kg) singleton births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 91 5.3 6.2 No 5.7 No 3rd
% of premature births by gestational age
less than 32 weeks gestation (Table) (Trend) (Map) 37 2.3 1.9 No 1.9 No 4th
32 - less than 37 weeks gestation (Table) (Trend) (Map) 137 8.6 9.6 No 9.2 No 2nd
less than 37 weeks gestation (Table) (Trend) (Map) 174 10.9 11.6 No 11.1 No 3rd
% of births with a 5 minute APGAR less than 6 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 11 0.6 0.6 No 0.7 No 2nd
Newborn drug-related discharge rate per 10,000 newborn discharges (Table) (Trend) (Map) 17 97.3 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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