Maternal and Infant Health Indicators - Ulster 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) 312 8.3 14.6 Yes 10.4 Yes 2nd
% of births to out-of-wedlock mothers (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2,202 43.5 41.5 Yes 38.2 Yes 2nd
% of births that were first births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2,218 43.8 43.3 No 41.3 Yes 4th
% of births that were multiple births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 184 3.6 3.9 No 4.2 Yes 2nd
% of births with early (1st trimester) prenatal care (Table) (Trend) (Map) 3,488 74.2 72.4 No 74.3 No 3rd
% of births with late (3rd trimester) or no prenatal care (Table) (Trend) (Map) 164 3.5 5.6 Yes 4.1 Yes 2nd
% of births with adequate prenatal care (Kotelchuck) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2,927 65.3 65.9 No 67.6 No 3rd
WIC indicators
% of pregnant women in WIC with early (1st trimester) prenatal care (2008-2010) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,688 86.8 85.6 No 86.1 No 3rd
% of pregnant women in WIC who were pre-pregnancy underweight (BMI less than 18.5) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 92 4.4 4.7 No 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) 559 26.9 26.6 No 26.3 No 4th
% of pregnant women in WIC who were pre-pregnancy obese (BMI 30 or higher) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 640 30.8 24.2 Yes 28.0 Yes 3rd
% of pregnant women in WIC with anemia in 3rd trimester (2008-2010) (Table) (Map) 122 34.2 37.3 No 35.4 No 2nd
% of pregnant women in WIC with gestational weight gain greater than ideal (2008-2010) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 947 49.8 39.9 Yes 44.9 Yes 4th
% of pregnant women in WIC with gestational diabetes (2008-2010) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 117 6.5 5.4 No 5.7 No 3rd
% of pregnant women in WIC with hypertension during pregnancy (2008-2010) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 183 10.2 7.2 Yes 9.0 No 3rd
% of WIC mothers breastfeeding at least 6 months (Table) (Trend) (Map) 272 25.7 38.3 Yes 27.9 No 2nd
% of infants fed any breast milk in delivery hospital (Table) (Trend) (Map) 3,655 76.1 77.8 No 72.6 Yes 1st
% of infants fed exclusively breast milk in delivery hospital (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2,897 60.3 40.5 Yes 49.2 Yes 2nd
% of births delivered by cesarean section (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,787 35.3 34.4 No 36.0 No 3rd
Mortality rate per 1,000 live births
Infant (less than 1 year) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 27 5.3 5.1 No 5.6 No 2nd
Neonatal (less than 28 days) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 12 2.4 3.5 No 4.0 No 1st
Post-neonatal (1 month to 1 year) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 15 3.0 1.6 No 1.6 No 4th
Fetal death (20 weeks gestation or more) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 19 3.7 6.9 Yes 4.6 No 1st
Perinatal (20 weeks gestation to less than 28 days of life) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 31 6.1 10.4 Yes 8.7 No 1st
Perinatal (28 weeks gestation to less than 7 days of life) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 18 3.5 5.5 No 5.5 No 1st
Maternal mortality rate per 100,000 live births + (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2 39.5* 22.4 No 19.3 No 4th
Low birthweight indicators
% very low birthweight (less than 1.5 kg) births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 63 1.2 1.5 No 1.5 No 2nd
% very low birthweight (less than 1.5kg) singleton births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 47 1.0 1.1 No 1.0 No 2nd
% low birthweight (less than 2.5 kg) births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 337 6.7 8.2 Yes 7.8 Yes 2nd
% low birthweight (less than 2.5kg) singleton births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 252 5.2 6.2 Yes 5.7 No 2nd
% of premature births by gestational age
less than 32 weeks gestation (Table) (Trend) (Map) 82 1.8 1.9 No 1.9 No 2nd
32 - less than 37 weeks gestation (Table) (Trend) (Map) 343 7.3 9.6 Yes 9.2 Yes 1st
less than 37 weeks gestation (Table) (Trend) (Map) 425 9.1 11.6 Yes 11.1 Yes 1st
% of births with a 5 minute APGAR less than 6 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 34 0.7 0.6 No 0.7 No 3rd
Newborn drug-related discharge rate per 10,000 newborn discharges (Table) (Trend) (Map) 30 62.7 72.6 No 89.6 No 2nd

*: 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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