Maternal and Infant Health Indicators - Washington 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) 81 6.9 14.6 Yes 10.4 Yes 2nd
% of births to out-of-wedlock mothers (Table) (Trend) (Map) 853 45.3 41.5 Yes 38.2 Yes 3rd
% of births that were first births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 803 42.6 43.3 No 41.3 No 3rd
% of births that were multiple births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 83 4.4 3.9 No 4.2 No 4th
% of births with early (1st trimester) prenatal care (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,116 61.4 72.4 Yes 74.3 Yes 4th
% of births with late (3rd trimester) or no prenatal care (Table) (Trend) (Map) 64 3.5 5.6 Yes 4.1 No 2nd
% of births with adequate prenatal care (Kotelchuck) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,043 57.8 65.9 Yes 67.6 Yes 4th
WIC indicators
% of pregnant women in WIC with early (1st trimester) prenatal care (2008-2010) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 894 73.5 85.6 Yes 86.1 Yes 4th
% of pregnant women in WIC who were pre-pregnancy underweight (BMI less than 18.5) (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) (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) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 418 31.8 24.2 Yes 28.0 Yes 3rd
% of pregnant women in WIC with anemia in 3rd trimester (2008-2010) (Table) (Map) 61 35.5 37.3 No 35.4 No 3rd
% of pregnant women in WIC with gestational weight gain greater than ideal (2008-2010) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 583 49.3 39.9 Yes 44.9 Yes 3rd
% of pregnant women in WIC with gestational diabetes (2008-2010) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 76 6.7 5.4 No 5.7 No 4th
% of pregnant women in WIC with hypertension during pregnancy (2008-2010) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 170 14.9 7.2 Yes 9.0 Yes 4th
% of WIC mothers breastfeeding at least 6 months (Table) (Trend) (Map) 136 14.8 38.3 Yes 27.9 Yes 4th
% of infants fed any breast milk in delivery hospital (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,237 68.7 77.8 Yes 72.6 Yes 3rd
% of infants fed exclusively breast milk in delivery hospital (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,049 58.2 40.5 Yes 49.2 Yes 3rd
% of births delivered by cesarean section (Table) (Trend) (Map) 629 33.4 34.4 No 36.0 Yes 3rd
Mortality rate per 1,000 live births
Infant (less than 1 year) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 8 4.2* 5.1 No 5.6 No 2nd
Neonatal (less than 28 days) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 7 3.7* 3.5 No 4.0 No 2nd
Post-neonatal (1 month to 1 year) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1 0.5* 1.6 No 1.6 No 1st
Fetal death (20 weeks gestation or more) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 9 4.8* 6.9 No 4.6 No 2nd
Perinatal (20 weeks gestation to less than 28 days of life) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 16 8.5 10.4 No 8.7 No 2nd
Perinatal (28 weeks gestation to less than 7 days of life) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 13 6.9 5.5 No 5.5 No 3rd
Maternal mortality rate per 100,000 live births + (Table) (Trend) (Map) 0 0.0* 22.4 Yes 19.3 Yes 1st
Low birthweight indicators
% very low birthweight (less than 1.5 kg) births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 33 1.8 1.5 No 1.5 No 4th
% very low birthweight (less than 1.5kg) singleton births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 20 1.1 1.1 No 1.0 No 3rd
% low birthweight (less than 2.5 kg) births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 153 8.1 8.2 No 7.8 No 3rd
% low birthweight (less than 2.5kg) singleton births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 100 5.6 6.2 No 5.7 No 3rd
% of premature births by gestational age
less than 32 weeks gestation (Table) (Trend) (Map) 38 2.1 1.9 No 1.9 No 4th
32 - less than 37 weeks gestation (Table) (Trend) (Map) 137 7.7 9.6 Yes 9.2 Yes 1st
less than 37 weeks gestation (Table) (Trend) (Map) 175 9.8 11.6 Yes 11.1 No 1st
% 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 discharge rate per 10,000 newborn discharges (Table) (Trend) (Map) 15 89.3 72.6 No 89.6 No 3rd

*: 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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