Maternal and Infant Health Indicators - Orange 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) 1,631 15.1 14.6 No 10.4 Yes 4th
% of births to out-of-wedlock mothers (Table) (Trend) (Map) 5,096 34.2 41.5 Yes 38.2 Yes 1st
% of births that were first births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 5,520 37.1 43.3 Yes 41.3 Yes 1st
% of births that were multiple births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 553 3.7 3.9 No 4.2 Yes 2nd
% of births with early (1st trimester) prenatal care (Table) (Trend) (Map) 9,476 68.2 72.4 Yes 74.3 Yes 4th
% of births with late (3rd trimester) or no prenatal care (Table) (Trend) (Map) 592 4.3 5.6 Yes 4.1 No 3rd
% of births with adequate prenatal care (Kotelchuck) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 8,020 60.6 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) 6,086 87.1 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) 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) (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) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,915 24.8 24.2 No 28.0 Yes 1st
% of pregnant women in WIC with anemia in 3rd trimester (2008-2010) (Table) (Map) 419 43.4 37.3 Yes 35.4 Yes 4th
% of pregnant women in WIC with gestational weight gain greater than ideal (2008-2010) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2,474 36.8 39.9 Yes 44.9 Yes 1st
% of pregnant women in WIC with gestational diabetes (2008-2010) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 331 5.1 5.4 No 5.7 Yes 2nd
% of pregnant women in WIC with hypertension during pregnancy (2008-2010) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 388 6.0 7.2 Yes 9.0 Yes 1st
% of WIC mothers breastfeeding at least 6 months (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2,296 45.7 38.3 Yes 27.9 Yes 1st
% of infants fed any breast milk in delivery hospital (Table) (Trend) (Map) 10,944 77.3 77.8 No 72.6 Yes 1st
% of infants fed exclusively breast milk in delivery hospital (Table) (Trend) (Map) 6,313 44.6 40.5 Yes 49.2 Yes 4th
% of births delivered by cesarean section (Table) (Trend) (Map) 4,776 32.1 34.4 Yes 36.0 Yes 2nd
Mortality rate per 1,000 live births
Infant (less than 1 year) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 94 6.3 5.1 No 5.6 No 3rd
Neonatal (less than 28 days) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 66 4.4 3.5 No 4.0 No 3rd
Post-neonatal (1 month to 1 year) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 28 1.9 1.6 No 1.6 No 3rd
Fetal death (20 weeks gestation or more) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 73 4.9 6.9 Yes 4.6 No 3rd
Perinatal (20 weeks gestation to less than 28 days of life) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 139 9.3 10.4 No 8.7 No 3rd
Perinatal (28 weeks gestation to less than 7 days of life) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 81 5.4 5.5 No 5.5 No 2nd
Maternal mortality rate per 100,000 live births + (Table) (Trend) (Map) 3 20.1* 22.4 No 19.3 No 3rd
Low birthweight indicators
% very low birthweight (less than 1.5 kg) births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 214 1.4 1.5 No 1.5 No 3rd
% very low birthweight (less than 1.5kg) singleton births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 151 1.1 1.1 No 1.0 No 3rd
% low birthweight (less than 2.5 kg) births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,039 7.0 8.2 Yes 7.8 Yes 2nd
% low birthweight (less than 2.5kg) singleton births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 731 5.1 6.2 Yes 5.7 Yes 2nd
% of premature births by gestational age
less than 32 weeks gestation (Table) (Trend) (Map) 280 2.0 1.9 No 1.9 No 3rd
32 - less than 37 weeks gestation (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,118 8.1 9.6 Yes 9.2 Yes 2nd
less than 37 weeks gestation (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,398 10.1 11.6 Yes 11.1 Yes 2nd
% of births with a 5 minute APGAR less than 6 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 112 0.8 0.6 No 0.7 No 3rd
Newborn drug-related discharge rate per 10,000 newborn discharges (Table) (Trend) (Map) 77 54.9 72.6 Yes 89.6 Yes 2nd

*: 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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