Maternal and Infant Health Indicators - St. Lawrence County

2010-2012

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) 217 10.1 14.5 Yes 10.5 No 3rd
% of births to out-of-wedlock mothers (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,645 44.1 41.4 Yes 38.9 Yes 2nd
% of births that were first births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,641 44.0 43.0 No 41.1 Yes 4th
% of births that were multiple births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 139 3.7 3.9 No 4.1 No 3rd
% of births with early (1st trimester) prenatal care (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2,666 75.0 72.5 No 75.0 No 3rd
% of births with late (3rd trimester) or no prenatal care (Table) (Trend) (Map) 172 4.8 5.6 Yes 4.2 No 3rd
% of births with adequate prenatal care (Kotelchuck) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2,500 71.2 66.2 Yes 68.1 Yes 2nd
WIC indicators
% of pregnant women in WIC with early (1st trimester) prenatal care (2008-2010) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,046 88.7 85.6 No 86.3 No 2nd
% of pregnant women in WIC who were pre-pregnancy underweight (BMI less than 18.5) (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) (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) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 132 27.8 24.2 No 28.0 No 1st
% of pregnant women in WIC with anemia in 3rd trimester (2008-2010) (Table) (Map) 51 33.8 37.3 No 36.1 No 2nd
% of pregnant women in WIC with gestational weight gain greater than ideal (2008-2010) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 574 50.2 39.9 Yes 45.0 Yes 4th
% of pregnant women in WIC with gestational diabetes (2008-2010) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 74 6.7 5.4 No 5.7 No 4th
% of pregnant women in WIC with hypertension during pregnancy (2008-2010) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 107 9.7 7.2 Yes 9.0 No 2nd
% of WIC mothers breastfeeding at least 6 months (Table) (Trend) (Map) 142 18.4 38.3 Yes 27.9 Yes 3rd
% of infants fed any breast milk in delivery hospital (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2,335 67.0 81.9 Yes 76.5 Yes 4th
% of infants fed exclusively breast milk in delivery hospital (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2,091 60.0 41.3 Yes 49.8 Yes 2nd
% of births delivered by cesarean section (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,489 40.0 34.2 Yes 35.8 Yes 4th
Mortality rate per 1,000 live births
Infant (less than 1 year) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 32 8.6 5.0 Yes 5.6 Yes 4th
Neonatal (less than 28 days) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 20 5.4 3.4 No 4.0 No 4th
Post-neonatal (1 month to 1 year) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 12 3.2 1.6 Yes 1.6 No 4th
Fetal death (20 weeks gestation or more) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 26 6.9 6.8 No 4.3 Yes 4th
Perinatal (20 weeks gestation to less than 28 days of life) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 46 12.3 10.2 No 8.3 Yes 4th
Perinatal (28 weeks gestation to less than 7 days of life) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 24 6.4 5.4 No 5.4 No 3rd
Maternal mortality rate per 100,000 live births + (Table) (Trend) (Map) 0 0.0* 21.7 Yes 20.6 Yes 1st
Low birthweight indicators
% very low birthweight (less than 1.5 kg) births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 57 1.6 1.5 No 1.4 No 4th
% very low birthweight (less than 1.5kg) singleton births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 35 1.0 1.1 No 1.1 No 2nd
% low birthweight (less than 2.5 kg) births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 264 7.3 8.1 No 7.7 No 3rd
% low birthweight (less than 2.5kg) singleton births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 185 5.2 6.1 Yes 5.7 No 2nd
% of premature births by gestational age
less than 32 weeks gestation (Table) (Trend) (Map) 74 2.1 1.9 No 1.9 No 3rd
32 - less than 37 weeks gestation (Table) (Trend) (Map) 323 9.1 9.3 No 9.1 No 3rd
less than 37 weeks gestation (Table) (Trend) (Map) 397 11.2 11.1 No 11.0 No 3rd
% of births with a 5 minute APGAR less than 6 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 29 0.8 0.6 No 0.7 No 3rd
Newborn drug-related discharge rate per 10,000 newborn discharges (Table) (Trend) (Map) 37 111.9 83.8 No 103.3 No 3rd

*: Fewer than 10 events in the numerator, therefore the rate is unstable

+: Definition of Maternal Mortality has changed. See: Technical Notes

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