Maternal and Infant Health Indicators - Rockland 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) 1,952 19.3 14.6 Yes 10.4 Yes 4th
% of births to out-of-wedlock mothers (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2,877 21.1 41.5 Yes 38.2 Yes 1st
% of births that were first births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 4,714 34.6 43.3 Yes 41.3 Yes 1st
% of births that were multiple births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 508 3.7 3.9 No 4.2 Yes 3rd
% of births with early (1st trimester) prenatal care (Table) (Trend) (Map) 7,769 66.7 72.4 Yes 74.3 Yes 4th
% of births with late (3rd trimester) or no prenatal care (Table) (Trend) (Map) 519 4.5 5.6 Yes 4.1 No 3rd
% of births with adequate prenatal care (Kotelchuck) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 6,685 63.1 65.9 Yes 67.6 Yes 3rd
WIC indicators
% of pregnant women in WIC with early (1st trimester) prenatal care (2008-2010) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 6,550 92.1 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) 321 3.9 4.7 Yes 4.1 No 2nd
% of pregnant women in WIC who were pre-pregnancy overweight but not obese (BMI 25-less than 30) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2,293 27.8 26.6 Yes 26.3 Yes 4th
% of pregnant women in WIC who were pre-pregnancy obese (BMI 30 or higher) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,477 17.9 24.2 Yes 28.0 Yes 1st
% of pregnant women in WIC with anemia in 3rd trimester (2008-2010) (Table) (Map) 347 35.0 37.3 No 35.4 No 3rd
% of pregnant women in WIC with gestational weight gain greater than ideal (2008-2010) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,998 29.1 39.9 Yes 44.9 Yes 1st
% of pregnant women in WIC with gestational diabetes (2008-2010) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 263 4.0 5.4 Yes 5.7 Yes 1st
% of pregnant women in WIC with hypertension during pregnancy (2008-2010) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 195 2.9 7.2 Yes 9.0 Yes 1st
% of WIC mothers breastfeeding at least 6 months (Table) (Trend) (Map) 3,976 69.0 38.3 Yes 27.9 Yes 1st
% of infants fed any breast milk in delivery hospital (Table) (Trend) (Map) 9,653 75.7 77.8 Yes 72.6 Yes 1st
% of infants fed exclusively breast milk in delivery hospital (Table) (Trend) (Map) 5,377 42.2 40.5 Yes 49.2 Yes 4th
% of births delivered by cesarean section (Table) (Trend) (Map) 3,344 24.6 34.4 Yes 36.0 Yes 1st
Mortality rate per 1,000 live births
Infant (less than 1 year) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 54 4.0 5.1 No 5.6 Yes 1st
Neonatal (less than 28 days) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 40 2.9 3.5 No 4.0 No 2nd
Post-neonatal (1 month to 1 year) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 14 1.0 1.6 No 1.6 No 2nd
Fetal death (20 weeks gestation or more) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 45 3.3 6.9 Yes 4.6 No 1st
Perinatal (20 weeks gestation to less than 28 days of life) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 85 6.2 10.4 Yes 8.7 Yes 1st
Perinatal (28 weeks gestation to less than 7 days of life) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 44 3.2 5.5 Yes 5.5 Yes 1st
Maternal mortality rate per 100,000 live births + (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2 14.7* 22.4 No 19.3 No 3rd
Low birthweight indicators
% very low birthweight (less than 1.5 kg) births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 167 1.2 1.5 Yes 1.5 Yes 2nd
% very low birthweight (less than 1.5kg) singleton births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 106 0.8 1.1 Yes 1.0 Yes 1st
% low birthweight (less than 2.5 kg) births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 861 6.3 8.2 Yes 7.8 Yes 1st
% low birthweight (less than 2.5kg) singleton births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 590 4.5 6.2 Yes 5.7 Yes 1st
% of premature births by gestational age
less than 32 weeks gestation (Table) (Trend) (Map) 189 1.6 1.9 Yes 1.9 Yes 1st
32 - less than 37 weeks gestation (Table) (Trend) (Map) 879 7.5 9.6 Yes 9.2 Yes 1st
less than 37 weeks gestation (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,068 9.2 11.6 Yes 11.1 Yes 1st
% of births with a 5 minute APGAR less than 6 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 57 0.4 0.6 Yes 0.7 Yes 1st
Newborn drug-related discharge rate per 10,000 newborn discharges (Table) (Trend) (Map) 33 25.2 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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