Maternal and Infant Health Indicators - Ulster 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) 318 9.0 13.7 Yes 10.5 Yes 3rd
% of births to out-of-wedlock mothers (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2,172 46.3 40.4 Yes 39.1 Yes 3rd
% of births that were first births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2,051 43.7 42.1 No 40.1 Yes 4th
% of births that were multiple births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 140 3.0 3.9 Yes 4.1 Yes 1st
% of births with early (1st trimester) prenatal care (Table) (Trend) (Map) 3,536 76.3 73.7 Yes 75.7 No 2nd
% of births with late (3rd trimester) or no prenatal care (Table) (Trend) (Map) 147 3.2 5.6 Yes 4.1 Yes 1st
% of births with adequate prenatal care (Kotelchuck) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 3,185 70.3 69.0 No 70.2 No 3rd
WIC indicators
% of pregnant women in WIC with early (1st trimester) prenatal care (2009-2011) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,688 87.4 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) 92 4.4 4.7 No 4.1 No 3rd
% of pregnant women in WIC who were pre-pregnancy overweight but not obese (BMI 25-less than 30) (2010-2012) (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) (2010-2012) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 640 30.8 24.2 Yes 28.0 Yes 3rd
% of pregnant women in WIC with anemia in 3rd trimester (2009-2011) (Table) (Map) 101 28.9 37.3 Yes 36.0 Yes 2nd
% of pregnant women in WIC with gestational weight gain greater than ideal (2009-2011) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 991 52.4 41.7 Yes 47.1 Yes 4th
% of pregnant women in WIC with gestational diabetes (2009-2011) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 129 6.7 5.5 Yes 5.8 No 3rd
% of pregnant women in WIC with hypertension during pregnancy (2009-2011) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 195 10.1 7.1 Yes 9.0 No 3rd
% of WIC infants breastfeeding at least 6 months (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 168 27.7 39.0 Yes 27.5 No 2nd
% of infants fed any breast milk in delivery hospital (Table) (Trend) (Map) 3,535 82.4 84.2 No 79.0 Yes 1st
% of infants fed exclusively breast milk in delivery hospital (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2,665 62.1 41.8 Yes 50.3 Yes 2nd
% of births delivered by cesarean section (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,683 35.9 33.9 Yes 34.9 No 4th
Mortality rate per 1,000 live births
Infant (less than 1 year) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 23 4.9 4.8 No 5.3 No 2nd
Neonatal (less than 28 days) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 14 3.0 3.3 No 3.8 No 2nd
Post-neonatal (1 month to 1 year) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 9 1.9* 1.5 No 1.5 No 3rd
Fetal death (20 weeks gestation or more) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 15 3.2 6.3 Yes 4.2 No 1st
Perinatal (20 weeks gestation to less than 28 days of life) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 29 6.2 9.6 Yes 8.0 No 2nd
Perinatal (28 weeks gestation to less than 7 days of life) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 22 4.7 5.3 No 5.3 No 2nd
Maternal mortality rate per 100,000 live births + (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1 21.3* 18.7 No 18.0 No 3rd
Low birthweight indicators
% very low birthweight (less than 1.5 kg) births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 63 1.3 1.4 No 1.4 No 3rd
% very low birthweight (less than 1.5kg) singleton births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 52 1.1 1.0 No 1.0 No 4th
% low birthweight (less than 2.5 kg) births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 317 6.8 7.9 Yes 7.6 Yes 2nd
% low birthweight (less than 2.5kg) singleton births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 239 5.2 6.0 Yes 5.6 No 2nd
% of premature births by gestational age
less than 32 weeks gestation (Table) (Trend) (Map) 78 1.7 1.7 No 1.8 No 2nd
32 - less than 37 weeks gestation (Table) (Trend) (Map) 387 8.2 9.1 Yes 9.0 No 2nd
less than 37 weeks gestation (Table) (Trend) (Map) 465 9.9 10.8 Yes 10.9 Yes 2nd
% of births with a 5 minute APGAR less than 6 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 38 0.8 0.6 No 0.8 No 3rd
Newborn drug-related diagnosis rate per 10,000 newborn discharges (Table) (Trend) (Map) 58 132.1 103.5 No 139.8 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.