Percentage of births with a 5 minute APGAR <6

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

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  Births (APGAR <6) Average Births Percentage
Region/County 2013 2014 2015 Total 2013-2015
Reg- 1 Long Island
Nassau 79 72 78 229 14,144 0.5
Suffolk 72 73 77 222 15,635 0.5
Region Total 151 145 155 451 29,779 0.5
Reg- 2 New York City
Bronx 153 134 122 409 21,198 0.6
Kings 211 210 182 603 41,440 0.5
New York 82 106 78 266 18,185 0.5
Queens 139 115 112 366 30,257 0.4
Richmond 29 21 25 75 5,298 0.5
Region Total 614 586 519 1,719 116,378 0.5
Reg- 3 Mid-Hudson
Dutchess 16 17 15 48 2,627 0.6
Orange 39 25 28 92 4,798 0.6
Putnam 5 6 1 12 813 0.5
Rockland 23 30 33 86 4,978 0.6
Sullivan 8 10 9 27 805 1.1
Ulster 16 12 11 39 1,561 0.8
Westchester 57 85 54 196 10,612 0.6
Region Total 164 185 151 500 26,194 0.6
Reg- 4 Capital Region
Albany 48 47 36 131 3,154 1.4
Columbia 9 8 4 21 518 1.4
Greene 5 5 0 10 398 0.8
Rensselaer 28 19 15 62 1,672 1.2
Saratoga 23 24 24 71 2,220 1.1
Schenectady 25 37 44 106 1,749 2.0
Region Total 138 140 123 401 9,711 1.4
Reg- 5 Mohawk Valley
Fulton 6 5 5 16 529 1.0
Herkimer 5 11 5 21 646 1.1
Montgomery 8 7 7 22 619 1.2
Otsego 5 9 7 21 535 1.3
Schoharie 2 4 1 7 248 0.9*
Region Total 26 36 25 87 2,577 1.1
Reg- 6 North Country
Clinton 5 10 4 19 751 0.8
Essex 4 3 6 13 314 1.4
Franklin 3 4 5 12 481 0.8
Hamilton 0 0 0 0 30 0.0*
Warren 8 1 8 17 572 1.0
Washington 8 7 11 26 594 1.5
Region Total 28 25 34 87 2,741 1.1
Reg- 7 Tug Hill Seaway
Jefferson 14 18 18 50 2,125 0.8
Lewis 4 1 3 8 333 0.8*
St. Lawrence 8 15 12 35 1,182 1.0
Region Total 26 34 33 93 3,640 0.9
Reg- 8 Central NY
Cayuga 6 3 8 17 745 0.8
Cortland 2 5 3 10 471 0.7
Madison 2 6 7 15 647 0.8
Oneida 18 26 23 67 2,550 0.9
Onondaga 65 70 60 195 5,261 1.2
Oswego 8 8 11 27 1,266 0.7
Region Total 101 118 112 331 10,940 1.0
Reg- 9 Southern Tier
Broome 14 14 14 42 2,048 0.7
Chenango 4 5 2 11 514 0.7
Delaware 4 2 4 10 379 0.9
Tioga 9 5 5 19 501 1.3
Tompkins 7 6 2 15 840 0.6
Region Total 38 32 27 97 4,282 0.8
Reg- 10 Finger Lakes
Chemung 6 8 7 21 965 0.7
Livingston 8 5 5 18 522 1.1
Monroe 109 100 118 327 8,306 1.3
Ontario 5 6 10 21 1,048 0.7
Schuyler 2 0 0 2 168 0.4*
Seneca 3 3 4 10 383 0.9
Steuben 17 12 14 43 1,075 1.3
Wayne 11 13 9 33 966 1.1
Yates 2 0 3 5 302 0.6*
Region Total 163 147 170 480 13,735 1.2
Reg- 11 Western NY
Allegany 3 3 7 13 495 0.9
Cattaraugus 3 11 13 27 907 1.0
Chautauqua 8 6 13 27 1,421 0.6
Erie 66 73 61 200 10,048 0.7
Genesee 9 6 6 21 585 1.2
Niagara 20 24 21 65 2,170 1.0
Orleans 2 4 9 15 428 1.2
Wyoming 4 4 4 12 382 1.0
Region Total 115 131 134 380 16,437 0.8
New York State 1,564 1,579 1,483 4,626 236,413 0.7

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

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