Maternal and Infant Health Indicators - Washington 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) 82 7.0 14.1 Yes 10.6 Yes 1st
% of births to out-of-wedlock mothers (Table) (Trend) (Map) 897 47.5 40.9 Yes 39.1 Yes 3rd
% of births that were first births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 811 43.0 42.6 No 40.8 No 4th
% of births that were multiple births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 72 3.8 3.9 No 4.1 No 3rd
% of births with early (1st trimester) prenatal care (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,208 64.6 73.1 Yes 75.4 Yes 4th
% of births with late (3rd trimester) or no prenatal care (Table) (Trend) (Map) 84 4.5 5.6 No 4.1 No 3rd
% of births with adequate prenatal care (Kotelchuck) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,112 59.9 66.8 Yes 68.6 Yes 4th
WIC indicators
% of pregnant women in WIC with early (1st trimester) prenatal care (2009-2011) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 911 75.4 86.5 Yes 86.9 Yes 4th
% of pregnant women in WIC who were pre-pregnancy underweight (BMI less than 18.5) (2010-2012) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 66 5.0 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) 303 23.0 26.6 Yes 26.3 Yes 2nd
% of pregnant women in WIC who were pre-pregnancy obese (BMI 30 or higher) (2010-2012) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 418 31.7 24.2 Yes 28.0 Yes 3rd
% of pregnant women in WIC with anemia in 3rd trimester (2009-2011) (Table) (Map) 60 33.9 37.3 No 36.0 No 3rd
% of pregnant women in WIC with gestational weight gain greater than ideal (2009-2011) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 606 51.3 41.7 Yes 47.1 Yes 3rd
% of pregnant women in WIC with gestational diabetes (2009-2011) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 83 6.9 5.5 No 5.8 No 4th
% of pregnant women in WIC with hypertension during pregnancy (2009-2011) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 165 13.6 7.1 Yes 9.0 Yes 4th
% of WIC mothers breastfeeding at least 6 months (2010-2012) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 81 16.2 38.2 Yes 27.7 Yes 3rd
% of infants fed any breast milk in delivery hospital (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,285 72.5 83.1 Yes 77.9 Yes 4th
% of infants fed exclusively breast milk in delivery hospital (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,043 58.8 40.7 Yes 49.2 Yes 2nd
% of births delivered by cesarean section (Table) (Trend) (Map) 637 33.8 34.1 No 35.6 No 3rd
Mortality rate per 1,000 live births
Infant (less than 1 year) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 10 5.3 5.0 No 5.5 No 2nd
Neonatal (less than 28 days) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 6 3.2* 3.4 No 3.9 No 2nd
Post-neonatal (1 month to 1 year) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 4 2.1* 1.5 No 1.6 No 3rd
Fetal death (20 weeks gestation or more) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 9 4.7* 6.6 No 4.4 No 3rd
Perinatal (20 weeks gestation to less than 28 days of life) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 15 7.9 10.0 No 8.3 No 2nd
Perinatal (28 weeks gestation to less than 7 days of life) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 12 6.3 5.4 No 5.4 No 3rd
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) 32 1.7 1.4 No 1.4 No 4th
% very low birthweight (less than 1.5kg) singleton births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 18 1.0 1.1 No 1.0 No 3rd
% low birthweight (less than 2.5 kg) births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 143 7.6 8.0 No 7.6 No 3rd
% low birthweight (less than 2.5kg) singleton births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 99 5.5 6.0 No 5.6 No 3rd
% of premature births by gestational age
less than 32 weeks gestation (Table) (Trend) (Map) 50 2.7 1.8 Yes 1.8 Yes 4th
32 - less than 37 weeks gestation (Table) (Trend) (Map) 168 8.9 9.1 No 9.1 No 3rd
less than 37 weeks gestation (Table) (Trend) (Map) 218 11.6 10.9 No 10.9 No 4th
% of births with a 5 minute APGAR less than 6 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 25 1.3 0.6 Yes 0.7 Yes 4th
Newborn drug-related diagnosis rate per 10,000 newborn discharges (Table) (Trend) (Map) 26 157.9 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.