Maternal and Infant Health Indicators - Putnam 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) 187 7.8 14.6 Yes 10.4 Yes 2nd
% of births to out-of-wedlock mothers (Table) (Trend) (Map) 525 19.5 41.5 Yes 38.2 Yes 1st
% of births that were first births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,108 41.2 43.3 No 41.3 No 2nd
% of births that were multiple births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 118 4.4 3.9 No 4.2 No 4th
% of births with early (1st trimester) prenatal care (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2,038 79.9 72.4 Yes 74.3 Yes 1st
% of births with late (3rd trimester) or no prenatal care (Table) (Trend) (Map) 56 2.2 5.6 Yes 4.1 Yes 1st
% of births with adequate prenatal care (Kotelchuck) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,925 75.8 65.9 Yes 67.6 Yes 1st
WIC indicators
% of pregnant women in WIC with early (1st trimester) prenatal care (2008-2010) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 662 87.8 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) 17 2.1 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) 263 32.3 26.6 Yes 26.3 Yes 4th
% of pregnant women in WIC who were pre-pregnancy obese (BMI 30 or higher) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 194 23.9 24.2 No 28.0 Yes 1st
% of pregnant women in WIC with anemia in 3rd trimester (2008-2010) (Table) (Map) 25 19.7 37.3 Yes 35.4 Yes 1st
% of pregnant women in WIC with gestational weight gain greater than ideal (2008-2010) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 279 38.1 39.9 No 44.9 Yes 1st
% of pregnant women in WIC with gestational diabetes (2008-2010) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 33 4.6 5.4 No 5.7 No 1st
% of pregnant women in WIC with hypertension during pregnancy (2008-2010) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 53 7.4 7.2 No 9.0 No 1st
% of WIC mothers breastfeeding at least 6 months (Table) (Trend) (Map) 255 43.5 38.3 No 27.9 Yes 1st
% of infants fed any breast milk in delivery hospital (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2,063 80.9 77.8 No 72.6 Yes 1st
% of infants fed exclusively breast milk in delivery hospital (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,493 58.6 40.5 Yes 49.2 Yes 2nd
% of births delivered by cesarean section (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,048 38.9 34.4 Yes 36.0 Yes 4th
Mortality rate per 1,000 live births
Infant (less than 1 year) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 12 4.5 5.1 No 5.6 No 2nd
Neonatal (less than 28 days) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 11 4.1 3.5 No 4.0 No 3rd
Post-neonatal (1 month to 1 year) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1 0.4* 1.6 No 1.6 No 1st
Fetal death (20 weeks gestation or more) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 12 4.4 6.9 No 4.6 No 2nd
Perinatal (20 weeks gestation to less than 28 days of life) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 23 8.5 10.4 No 8.7 No 2nd
Perinatal (28 weeks gestation to less than 7 days of life) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 11 4.1 5.5 No 5.5 No 1st
Maternal mortality rate per 100,000 live births + (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1 37.2* 22.4 No 19.3 No 4th
Low birthweight indicators
% very low birthweight (less than 1.5 kg) births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 32 1.2 1.5 No 1.5 No 2nd
% very low birthweight (less than 1.5kg) singleton births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 19 0.7 1.1 No 1.0 No 1st
% low birthweight (less than 2.5 kg) births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 200 7.4 8.2 No 7.8 No 3rd
% low birthweight (less than 2.5kg) singleton births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 125 4.9 6.2 Yes 5.7 No 1st
% of premature births by gestational age
less than 32 weeks gestation (Table) (Trend) (Map) 44 1.7 1.9 No 1.9 No 1st
32 - less than 37 weeks gestation (Table) (Trend) (Map) 236 9.0 9.6 No 9.2 No 3rd
less than 37 weeks gestation (Table) (Trend) (Map) 280 10.7 11.6 No 11.1 No 2nd
% of births with a 5 minute APGAR less than 6 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 15 0.6 0.6 No 0.7 No 2nd
Newborn drug-related discharge rate per 10,000 newborn discharges (Table) (Trend) (Map) 9 35.7* 72.6 Yes 89.6 Yes 1st

*: 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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