Maternal and Infant Health Indicators - Rockland 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) 2,137 19.6 13.7 Yes 10.5 Yes 4th
% of births to out-of-wedlock mothers (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2,932 20.3 40.4 Yes 39.1 Yes 1st
% of births that were first births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 4,395 30.5 42.1 Yes 40.1 Yes 1st
% of births that were multiple births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 490 3.4 3.9 Yes 4.1 Yes 2nd
% of births with early (1st trimester) prenatal care (Table) (Trend) (Map) 9,156 67.0 73.7 Yes 75.7 Yes 4th
% of births with late (3rd trimester) or no prenatal care (Table) (Trend) (Map) 645 4.7 5.6 Yes 4.1 Yes 3rd
% of births with adequate prenatal care (Kotelchuck) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 8,140 64.2 69.0 Yes 70.2 Yes 4th
WIC indicators
% of pregnant women in WIC with early (1st trimester) prenatal care (2009-2011) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 6,998 93.4 86.5 Yes 86.9 Yes 1st
% of pregnant women in WIC who were pre-pregnancy underweight (BMI less than 18.5) (2010-2012) (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) (2010-2012) (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) (2010-2012) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,477 17.9 24.2 Yes 28.0 Yes 1st
% of pregnant women in WIC with anemia in 3rd trimester (2009-2011) (Table) (Map) 334 35.1 37.3 No 36.0 No 3rd
% of pregnant women in WIC with gestational weight gain greater than ideal (2009-2011) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2,187 30.2 41.7 Yes 47.1 Yes 1st
% of pregnant women in WIC with gestational diabetes (2009-2011) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 277 3.8 5.5 Yes 5.8 Yes 1st
% of pregnant women in WIC with hypertension during pregnancy (2009-2011) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 214 2.9 7.1 Yes 9.0 Yes 1st
% of WIC infants breastfeeding at least 6 months (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2,288 71.8 39.0 Yes 27.5 Yes 1st
% of infants fed any breast milk in delivery hospital (Table) (Trend) (Map) 11,804 89.4 84.2 Yes 79.0 Yes 1st
% of infants fed exclusively breast milk in delivery hospital (Table) (Trend) (Map) 6,007 45.5 41.8 Yes 50.3 Yes 4th
% of births delivered by cesarean section (Table) (Trend) (Map) 3,254 22.6 33.9 Yes 34.9 Yes 1st
Mortality rate per 1,000 live births
Infant (less than 1 year) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 51 3.5 4.8 No 5.3 Yes 1st
Neonatal (less than 28 days) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 32 2.2 3.3 Yes 3.8 Yes 1st
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) 77 5.3 6.3 No 4.2 No 3rd
Perinatal (20 weeks gestation to less than 28 days of life) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 109 7.5 9.6 Yes 8.0 No 2nd
Perinatal (28 weeks gestation to less than 7 days of life) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 62 4.3 5.3 No 5.3 No 2nd
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) 135 0.9 1.4 Yes 1.4 Yes 1st
% very low birthweight (less than 1.5kg) singleton births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 90 0.6 1.0 Yes 1.0 Yes 1st
% low birthweight (less than 2.5 kg) births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 805 5.6 7.9 Yes 7.6 Yes 1st
% low birthweight (less than 2.5kg) singleton births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 555 4.0 6.0 Yes 5.6 Yes 1st
% of premature births by gestational age
less than 32 weeks gestation (Table) (Trend) (Map) 183 1.3 1.7 Yes 1.8 Yes 1st
32 - less than 37 weeks gestation (Table) (Trend) (Map) 876 6.1 9.1 Yes 9.0 Yes 1st
less than 37 weeks gestation (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,059 7.4 10.8 Yes 10.9 Yes 1st
% of births with a 5 minute APGAR less than 6 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 74 0.5 0.6 No 0.8 Yes 1st
Newborn drug-related diagnosis rate per 10,000 newborn discharges (Table) (Trend) (Map) 68 49.6 103.5 Yes 139.8 Yes 1st

*: 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.