Maternal and Infant Health Indicators - Orange 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) 1,560 14.8 13.7 Yes 10.5 Yes 4th
% of births to out-of-wedlock mothers (Table) (Trend) (Map) 4,774 33.3 40.4 Yes 39.1 Yes 1st
% of births that were first births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 4,985 34.8 42.1 Yes 40.1 Yes 1st
% of births that were multiple births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 546 3.8 3.9 No 4.1 No 3rd
% of births with early (1st trimester) prenatal care (Table) (Trend) (Map) 10,114 72.7 73.7 No 75.7 Yes 3rd
% of births with late (3rd trimester) or no prenatal care (Table) (Trend) (Map) 562 4.0 5.6 Yes 4.1 No 2nd
% of births with adequate prenatal care (Kotelchuck) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 8,793 65.9 69.0 Yes 70.2 Yes 3rd
WIC indicators
% of pregnant women in WIC with early (1st trimester) prenatal care (2009-2011) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 6,111 86.9 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) 250 3.2 4.7 Yes 4.1 Yes 1st
% of pregnant women in WIC who were pre-pregnancy overweight but not obese (BMI 25-less than 30) (2010-2012) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2,102 27.2 26.6 No 26.3 No 4th
% of pregnant women in WIC who were pre-pregnancy obese (BMI 30 or higher) (2010-2012) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,915 24.8 24.2 No 28.0 Yes 1st
% of pregnant women in WIC with anemia in 3rd trimester (2009-2011) (Table) (Map) 461 44.7 37.3 Yes 36.0 Yes 4th
% of pregnant women in WIC with gestational weight gain greater than ideal (2009-2011) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2,683 39.3 41.7 Yes 47.1 Yes 1st
% of pregnant women in WIC with gestational diabetes (2009-2011) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 359 5.2 5.5 No 5.8 Yes 2nd
% of pregnant women in WIC with hypertension during pregnancy (2009-2011) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 447 6.4 7.1 Yes 9.0 Yes 1st
% of WIC infants breastfeeding at least 6 months (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,353 46.1 39.0 Yes 27.5 Yes 1st
% of infants fed any breast milk in delivery hospital (Table) (Trend) (Map) 10,919 85.0 84.2 No 79.0 Yes 1st
% of infants fed exclusively breast milk in delivery hospital (Table) (Trend) (Map) 6,600 51.4 41.8 Yes 50.3 No 3rd
% of births delivered by cesarean section (Table) (Trend) (Map) 4,279 29.9 33.9 Yes 34.9 Yes 2nd
Mortality rate per 1,000 live births
Infant (less than 1 year) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 78 5.4 4.8 No 5.3 No 3rd
Neonatal (less than 28 days) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 59 4.1 3.3 No 3.8 No 3rd
Post-neonatal (1 month to 1 year) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 19 1.3 1.5 No 1.5 No 2nd
Fetal death (20 weeks gestation or more) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 68 4.7 6.3 Yes 4.2 No 3rd
Perinatal (20 weeks gestation to less than 28 days of life) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 127 8.8 9.6 No 8.0 No 3rd
Perinatal (28 weeks gestation to less than 7 days of life) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 75 5.2 5.3 No 5.3 No 3rd
Maternal mortality rate per 100,000 live births + (Table) (Trend) (Map) 0 0.0* 18.7 Yes 18.0 Yes 2nd
Low birthweight indicators
% very low birthweight (less than 1.5 kg) births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 200 1.4 1.4 No 1.4 No 3rd
% very low birthweight (less than 1.5kg) singleton births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 132 1.0 1.0 No 1.0 No 3rd
% low birthweight (less than 2.5 kg) births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,029 7.2 7.9 Yes 7.6 No 2nd
% low birthweight (less than 2.5kg) singleton births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 733 5.3 6.0 Yes 5.6 No 2nd
% of premature births by gestational age
less than 32 weeks gestation (Table) (Trend) (Map) 228 1.6 1.7 No 1.8 Yes 2nd
32 - less than 37 weeks gestation (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,167 8.2 9.1 Yes 9.0 Yes 2nd
less than 37 weeks gestation (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,395 9.8 10.8 Yes 10.9 Yes 2nd
% of births with a 5 minute APGAR less than 6 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 97 0.7 0.6 No 0.8 No 2nd
Newborn drug-related diagnosis rate per 10,000 newborn discharges (Table) (Trend) (Map) 144 105.7 103.5 No 139.8 Yes 2nd

*: 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.