Maternal mortality rate per 100,000 live births

Source:2013-2015 Vital Statistics Data as of April, 2017

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  Maternal deaths Average Births Crude
Region/County 2013 2014 2015 Total 2013-2015 Rate
Reg- 1 Long Island
Nassau 5 1 6 12 14,144 28.3
Suffolk 1 4 2 7 15,635 14.9*
Region Total 6 5 8 19 29,779 21.3
Reg- 2 New York City
Bronx 6 4 13 23 21,198 36.2
Kings 9 4 12 25 41,440 20.1
New York 1 6 3 10 18,185 18.3
Queens 5 7 8 20 30,257 22.0
Richmond 0 2 0 2 5,298 12.6*
Region Total 21 23 36 80 116,378 22.9
Reg- 3 Mid-Hudson
Dutchess 1 0 1 2 2,627 25.4*
Orange 0 0 0 0 4,798 0.0*
Putnam 0 0 0 0 813 0.0*
Rockland 0 0 0 0 4,978 0.0*
Sullivan 0 0 0 0 805 0.0*
Ulster 1 0 0 1 1,561 21.4*
Westchester 2 1 2 5 10,612 15.7*
Region Total 4 1 3 8 26,194 10.2*
Reg- 4 Capital Region
Albany 1 1 1 3 3,154 31.7*
Columbia 0 0 0 0 518 0.0*
Greene 0 0 0 0 398 0.0*
Rensselaer 0 0 0 0 1,672 0.0*
Saratoga 0 0 0 0 2,220 0.0*
Schenectady 0 0 1 1 1,749 19.1*
Region Total 1 1 2 4 9,711 13.7*
Reg- 5 Mohawk Valley
Fulton 0 0 0 0 529 0.0*
Herkimer 0 1 0 1 646 51.6*
Montgomery 0 0 0 0 619 0.0*
Otsego 0 0 1 1 535 62.3*
Schoharie 0 0 0 0 248 0.0*
Region Total 0 1 1 2 2,577 25.9*
Reg- 6 North Country
Clinton 0 0 0 0 751 0.0*
Essex 0 0 0 0 314 0.0*
Franklin 0 0 0 0 481 0.0*
Hamilton 0 0 0 0 30 0.0*
Warren 0 0 0 0 572 0.0*
Washington 0 0 0 0 594 0.0*
Region Total 0 0 0 0 2,741 0.0*
Reg- 7 Tug Hill Seaway
Jefferson 0 1 0 1 2,125 15.7*
Lewis 1 0 0 1 333 100.1*
St. Lawrence 0 0 0 0 1,182 0.0*
Region Total 1 1 0 2 3,640 18.3*
Reg- 8 Central NY
Cayuga 0 0 0 0 745 0.0*
Cortland 0 0 0 0 471 0.0*
Madison 0 0 0 0 647 0.0*
Oneida 0 1 1 2 2,550 26.1*
Onondaga 2 1 1 4 5,261 25.3*
Oswego 1 0 0 1 1,266 26.3*
Region Total 3 2 2 7 10,940 21.3*
Reg- 9 Southern Tier
Broome 0 0 1 1 2,048 16.3*
Chenango 0 0 0 0 514 0.0*
Delaware 0 0 0 0 379 0.0*
Tioga 0 0 1 1 501 66.5*
Tompkins 1 1 0 2 840 79.4*
Region Total 1 1 2 4 4,282 31.1*
Reg- 10 Finger Lakes
Chemung 0 0 0 0 965 0.0*
Livingston 0 0 0 0 522 0.0*
Monroe 1 2 2 5 8,306 20.1*
Ontario 0 0 0 0 1,048 0.0*
Schuyler 1 0 0 1 168 198.4*
Seneca 0 0 0 0 383 0.0*
Steuben 1 0 0 1 1,075 31.0*
Wayne 0 0 0 0 966 0.0*
Yates 0 0 0 0 302 0.0*
Region Total 3 2 2 7 13,735 17.0*
Reg- 11 Western NY
Allegany 0 0 0 0 495 0.0*
Cattaraugus 0 0 0 0 907 0.0*
Chautauqua 0 0 1 1 1,421 23.5*
Erie 2 6 1 9 10,048 29.9*
Genesee 0 0 0 0 585 0.0*
Niagara 0 3 1 4 2,170 61.4*
Orleans 0 0 0 0 428 0.0*
Wyoming 0 1 0 1 382 87.3*
Region Total 2 10 3 15 16,437 30.4
New York State 42 47 59 148 236,413 20.9

*: Fewer than 10 events in the numerator, therefore the rate is unstable

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