Maternal and Infant Health Indicators - St. Lawrence 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) 259 11.7 13.7 Yes 10.5 No 4th
% of births to out-of-wedlock mothers (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,565 43.3 40.4 Yes 39.1 Yes 2nd
% of births that were first births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,470 40.7 42.1 No 40.1 No 3rd
% of births that were multiple births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 121 3.3 3.9 No 4.1 Yes 2nd
% of births with early (1st trimester) prenatal care (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2,497 72.0 73.7 No 75.7 Yes 3rd
% of births with late (3rd trimester) or no prenatal care (Table) (Trend) (Map) 199 5.7 5.6 No 4.1 Yes 4th
% of births with adequate prenatal care (Kotelchuck) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2,414 71.1 69.0 No 70.2 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 infants breastfeeding at least 6 months (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 136 17.3 39.0 Yes 27.5 Yes 4th
% of infants fed any breast milk in delivery hospital (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2,377 71.1 84.2 Yes 79.0 Yes 4th
% of infants fed exclusively breast milk in delivery hospital (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2,097 62.7 41.8 Yes 50.3 Yes 2nd
% of births delivered by cesarean section (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,432 39.6 33.9 Yes 34.9 Yes 4th
Mortality rate per 1,000 live births
Infant (less than 1 year) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 26 7.2 4.8 No 5.3 No 4th
Neonatal (less than 28 days) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 16 4.4 3.3 No 3.8 No 3rd
Post-neonatal (1 month to 1 year) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 10 2.8 1.5 No 1.5 No 4th
Fetal death (20 weeks gestation or more) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 24 6.6 6.3 No 4.2 No 4th
Perinatal (20 weeks gestation to less than 28 days of life) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 40 11.0 9.6 No 8.0 No 4th
Perinatal (28 weeks gestation to less than 7 days of life) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 20 5.5 5.3 No 5.3 No 3rd
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) 42 1.2 1.4 No 1.4 No 2nd
% very low birthweight (less than 1.5kg) singleton births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 26 0.7 1.0 No 1.0 No 2nd
% low birthweight (less than 2.5 kg) births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 247 7.1 7.9 No 7.6 No 2nd
% low birthweight (less than 2.5kg) singleton births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 179 5.1 6.0 Yes 5.6 No 2nd
% of premature births by gestational age
less than 32 weeks gestation (Table) (Trend) (Map) 55 1.6 1.7 No 1.8 No 2nd
32 - less than 37 weeks gestation (Table) (Trend) (Map) 301 8.8 9.1 No 9.0 No 3rd
less than 37 weeks gestation (Table) (Trend) (Map) 356 10.4 10.8 No 10.9 No 3rd
% of births with a 5 minute APGAR less than 6 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 36 1.0 0.6 Yes 0.8 No 3rd
Newborn drug-related diagnosis rate per 10,000 newborn discharges (Table) (Trend) (Map) 63 196.6 103.5 Yes 139.8 Yes 4th

*: 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.