Maternal and Infant Health Indicators - Niagara 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) 265 5.9 14.6 Yes 10.4 Yes 1st
% of births to out-of-wedlock mothers (Table) (Trend) (Map) 3,196 48.1 41.5 Yes 38.2 Yes 3rd
% of births that were first births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2,740 41.2 43.3 Yes 41.3 No 2nd
% of births that were multiple births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 263 4.0 3.9 No 4.2 No 3rd
% of births with early (1st trimester) prenatal care (Table) (Trend) (Map) 4,722 73.8 72.4 No 74.3 No 3rd
% of births with late (3rd trimester) or no prenatal care (Table) (Trend) (Map) 279 4.4 5.6 Yes 4.1 No 3rd
% of births with adequate prenatal care (Kotelchuck) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 4,222 66.9 65.9 No 67.6 No 3rd
WIC indicators
% of pregnant women in WIC with early (1st trimester) prenatal care (2008-2010) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 3,318 93.6 85.6 Yes 86.1 Yes 1st
% of pregnant women in WIC who were pre-pregnancy underweight (BMI less than 18.5) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 177 4.8 4.7 No 4.1 Yes 3rd
% of pregnant women in WIC who were pre-pregnancy overweight but not obese (BMI 25-less than 30) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 898 24.4 26.6 Yes 26.3 Yes 2nd
% of pregnant women in WIC who were pre-pregnancy obese (BMI 30 or higher) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,085 29.5 24.2 Yes 28.0 No 2nd
% of pregnant women in WIC with anemia in 3rd trimester (2008-2010) (Table) (Map) 167 27.2 37.3 Yes 35.4 Yes 1st
% of pregnant women in WIC with gestational weight gain greater than ideal (2008-2010) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,688 48.3 39.9 Yes 44.9 Yes 3rd
% of pregnant women in WIC with gestational diabetes (2008-2010) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 195 5.9 5.4 No 5.7 No 3rd
% of pregnant women in WIC with hypertension during pregnancy (2008-2010) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 348 10.5 7.2 Yes 9.0 Yes 3rd
% of WIC mothers breastfeeding at least 6 months (Table) (Trend) (Map) 293 12.9 38.3 Yes 27.9 Yes 4th
% of infants fed any breast milk in delivery hospital (Table) (Trend) (Map) 3,859 61.0 77.8 Yes 72.6 Yes 4th
% of infants fed exclusively breast milk in delivery hospital (Table) (Trend) (Map) 3,232 51.1 40.5 Yes 49.2 Yes 3rd
% of births delivered by cesarean section (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2,870 43.2 34.4 Yes 36.0 Yes 4th
Mortality rate per 1,000 live births
Infant (less than 1 year) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 36 5.4 5.1 No 5.6 No 3rd
Neonatal (less than 28 days) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 23 3.5 3.5 No 4.0 No 2nd
Post-neonatal (1 month to 1 year) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 13 2.0 1.6 No 1.6 No 3rd
Fetal death (20 weeks gestation or more) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 58 8.6 6.9 No 4.6 Yes 4th
Perinatal (20 weeks gestation to less than 28 days of life) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 81 12.1 10.4 No 8.7 Yes 4th
Perinatal (28 weeks gestation to less than 7 days of life) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 42 6.3 5.5 No 5.5 No 3rd
Maternal mortality rate per 100,000 live births + (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1 15.0* 22.4 No 19.3 No 3rd
Low birthweight indicators
% very low birthweight (less than 1.5 kg) births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 102 1.5 1.5 No 1.5 No 3rd
% very low birthweight (less than 1.5kg) singleton births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 70 1.1 1.1 No 1.0 No 3rd
% low birthweight (less than 2.5 kg) births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 538 8.1 8.2 No 7.8 No 3rd
% low birthweight (less than 2.5kg) singleton births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 390 6.1 6.2 No 5.7 No 4th
% of premature births by gestational age
less than 32 weeks gestation (Table) (Trend) (Map) 126 2.0 1.9 No 1.9 No 3rd
32 - less than 37 weeks gestation (Table) (Trend) (Map) 626 9.8 9.6 No 9.2 No 4th
less than 37 weeks gestation (Table) (Trend) (Map) 752 11.8 11.6 No 11.1 No 4th
% of births with a 5 minute APGAR less than 6 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 44 0.7 0.6 No 0.7 No 3rd
Newborn drug-related discharge rate per 10,000 newborn discharges (Table) (Trend) (Map) 104 161.0 72.6 Yes 89.6 Yes 4th

*: 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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