Percentage of premature births with 32 - <37 weeks gestation

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

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  Births (32-<37 weeks) Average Births Percentage
Region/County 2013 2014 2015 Total 2013-2015
Reg- 1 Long Island
Nassau 1,291 1,375 1,361 4,027 14,119 9.5
Suffolk 1,606 1,587 1,599 4,792 15,619 10.2
Region Total 2,897 2,962 2,960 8,819 29,738 9.9
Reg- 2 New York City
Bronx 2,001 2,094 1,983 6,078 21,061 9.6
Kings 3,662 3,640 3,568 10,870 41,210 8.8
New York 1,670 1,775 1,583 5,028 18,025 9.3
Queens 2,728 2,628 2,690 8,046 30,159 8.9
Richmond 515 509 472 1,496 5,291 9.4
Region Total 10,576 10,646 10,296 31,518 115,747 9.1
Reg- 3 Mid-Hudson
Dutchess 222 244 179 645 2,552 8.4
Orange 370 416 321 1,107 4,727 7.8
Putnam 78 83 65 226 789 9.5
Rockland 286 314 326 926 4,791 6.4
Sullivan 87 79 67 233 802 9.7
Ulster 133 126 149 408 1,557 8.7
Westchester 1,001 1,098 956 3,055 9,886 10.3
Region Total 2,177 2,360 2,063 6,600 25,104 8.8
Reg- 4 Capital Region
Albany 293 268 246 807 3,150 8.5
Columbia 48 59 33 140 506 9.2
Greene 32 46 33 111 398 9.3
Rensselaer 170 147 153 470 1,654 9.5
Saratoga 166 154 177 497 2,216 7.5
Schenectady 144 152 155 451 1,746 8.6
Region Total 853 826 797 2,476 9,670 8.5
Reg- 5 Mohawk Valley
Fulton 46 41 46 133 528 8.4
Herkimer 60 59 54 173 643 9.0
Montgomery 46 57 44 147 619 7.9
Otsego 45 39 48 132 529 8.3
Schoharie 13 18 21 52 248 7.0
Region Total 210 214 213 637 2,566 8.3
Reg- 6 North Country
Clinton 55 51 58 164 733 7.5
Essex 31 18 16 65 288 7.5
Franklin 64 39 29 132 468 9.4
Hamilton 1 1 1 3 30 3.3*
Warren 47 39 45 131 571 7.6
Washington 54 48 56 158 576 9.1
Region Total 252 196 205 653 2,666 8.2
Reg- 7 Tug Hill Seaway
Jefferson 160 171 157 488 2,101 7.7
Lewis 19 18 21 58 326 5.9
St. Lawrence 98 96 98 292 1,114 8.7
Region Total 277 285 276 838 3,541 7.9
Reg- 8 Central NY
Cayuga 56 63 52 171 744 7.7
Cortland 31 40 37 108 461 7.8
Madison 46 54 39 139 638 7.3
Oneida 265 262 263 790 2,548 10.3
Onondaga 439 442 404 1,285 5,258 8.1
Oswego 119 89 93 301 1,253 8.0
Region Total 956 950 888 2,794 10,902 8.5
Reg- 9 Southern Tier
Broome 168 183 176 527 2,041 8.6
Chenango 46 49 36 131 510 8.6
Delaware 42 22 23 87 377 7.7
Tioga 47 40 32 119 445 8.9
Tompkins 65 63 66 194 836 7.7
Region Total 368 357 333 1,058 4,210 8.4
Reg- 10 Finger Lakes
Chemung 83 92 96 271 947 9.5
Livingston 35 37 37 109 521 7.0
Monroe 706 729 667 2,102 8,300 8.4
Ontario 96 85 75 256 1,046 8.2
Schuyler 13 21 12 46 168 9.1
Seneca 28 38 20 86 382 7.5
Steuben 98 91 70 259 1,073 8.0
Wayne 83 82 88 253 965 8.7
Yates 15 11 25 51 302 5.6
Region Total 1,157 1,186 1,090 3,433 13,704 8.4
Reg- 11 Western NY
Allegany 38 35 44 117 484 8.1
Cattaraugus 68 90 75 233 816 9.5
Chautauqua 135 126 122 383 1,358 9.4
Erie 1,004 970 929 2,903 10,030 9.6
Genesee 48 47 45 140 585 8.0
Niagara 252 215 187 654 2,169 10.1
Orleans 38 37 40 115 427 9.0
Wyoming 29 34 26 89 380 7.8
Region Total 1,612 1,554 1,468 4,634 16,248 9.5
New York State 21,335 21,536 20,589 63,460 234,095 9.0

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

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