Maternal and Infant Health Indicators - St. Lawrence County

2011-2013

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) 230 10.4 14.1 Yes 10.6 No 3rd
% of births to out-of-wedlock mothers (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,656 44.4 40.9 Yes 39.1 Yes 3rd
% of births that were first births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,611 43.2 42.6 No 40.8 Yes 4th
% of births that were multiple births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 130 3.5 3.9 No 4.1 Yes 2nd
% of births with early (1st trimester) prenatal care (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2,612 73.0 73.1 No 75.4 No 3rd
% of births with late (3rd trimester) or no prenatal care (Table) (Trend) (Map) 196 5.5 5.6 No 4.1 Yes 4th
% of births with adequate prenatal care (Kotelchuck) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2,550 72.5 69.1 Yes 70.8 No 2nd
WIC indicators
% of pregnant women in WIC with early (1st trimester) prenatal care (2009-2011) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,010 87.9 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) 15 3.2 4.7 No 4.1 No 1st
% of pregnant women in WIC who were pre-pregnancy overweight but not obese (BMI 25-less than 30) (2010-2012) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 127 26.8 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) 132 27.8 24.2 No 28.0 No 1st
% of pregnant women in WIC with anemia in 3rd trimester (2009-2011) (Table) (Map) 44 28.2 37.3 No 36.0 No 1st
% of pregnant women in WIC with gestational weight gain greater than ideal (2009-2011) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 579 52.2 41.7 Yes 47.1 Yes 3rd
% of pregnant women in WIC with gestational diabetes (2009-2011) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 68 5.9 5.5 No 5.8 No 3rd
% of pregnant women in WIC with hypertension during pregnancy (2009-2011) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 125 10.9 7.1 Yes 9.0 No 3rd
% of WIC mothers breastfeeding at least 6 months (2010-2012) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 128 16.1 38.2 Yes 27.7 Yes 4th
% of infants fed any breast milk in delivery hospital (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2,412 69.6 83.1 Yes 77.9 Yes 4th
% of infants fed exclusively breast milk in delivery hospital (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2,133 61.6 40.7 Yes 49.2 Yes 2nd
% of births delivered by cesarean section (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,517 40.6 34.1 Yes 35.6 Yes 4th
Mortality rate per 1,000 live births
Infant (less than 1 year) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 25 6.7 5.0 No 5.5 No 3rd
Neonatal (less than 28 days) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 16 4.3 3.4 No 3.9 No 3rd
Post-neonatal (1 month to 1 year) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 9 2.4* 1.5 No 1.6 No 4th
Fetal death (20 weeks gestation or more) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 23 6.1 6.6 No 4.4 No 3rd
Perinatal (20 weeks gestation to less than 28 days of life) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 39 10.4 10.0 No 8.3 No 4th
Perinatal (28 weeks gestation to less than 7 days of life) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 18 4.8 5.4 No 5.4 No 2nd
Maternal mortality rate per 100,000 live births + (Table) (Trend) (Map) 0 0.0* 20.0 Yes 19.4 Yes 1st
Low birthweight indicators
% very low birthweight (less than 1.5 kg) births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 50 1.4 1.4 No 1.4 No 3rd
% very low birthweight (less than 1.5kg) singleton births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 31 0.9 1.1 No 1.0 No 2nd
% low birthweight (less than 2.5 kg) births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 265 7.3 8.0 No 7.6 No 2nd
% low birthweight (less than 2.5kg) singleton births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 192 5.3 6.0 No 5.6 No 2nd
% of premature births by gestational age
less than 32 weeks gestation (Table) (Trend) (Map) 57 1.6 1.8 No 1.8 No 2nd
32 - less than 37 weeks gestation (Table) (Trend) (Map) 319 9.0 9.1 No 9.1 No 3rd
less than 37 weeks gestation (Table) (Trend) (Map) 376 10.6 10.9 No 10.9 No 3rd
% of births with a 5 minute APGAR less than 6 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 24 0.6 0.6 No 0.7 No 2nd
Newborn drug-related diagnosis rate per 10,000 newborn discharges (Table) (Trend) (Map) 54 163.0 95.0 Yes 123.2 No 3rd

*: 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.