Birth rate per 1,000 population

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

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  Births Average Population Crude
Region/County 2013 2014 2015 Total 2013-2015 Rate
Reg- 1 Long Island
Nassau 13,821 14,339 14,272 42,432 1,357,374 10.4
Suffolk 15,530 15,568 15,808 46,906 1,501,431 10.4
Region Total 29,351 29,907 30,080 89,338 2,858,805 10.4
Reg- 2 New York City
Bronx 21,156 21,309 21,130 63,595 1,437,445 14.7
Kings 41,060 41,746 41,514 124,320 2,616,892 15.8
New York 18,423 18,356 17,775 54,554 1,635,648 11.1
Queens 30,074 30,362 30,335 90,771 2,318,968 13.0
Richmond 5,281 5,326 5,286 15,893 473,486 11.2
Region Total 115,994 117,099 116,040 349,133 8,482,440 13.7
Reg- 3 Mid-Hudson
Dutchess 2,594 2,680 2,606 7,880 296,416 8.9
Orange 4,746 4,856 4,792 14,394 376,446 12.7
Putnam 802 825 813 2,440 99,391 8.2
Rockland 4,650 5,170 5,113 14,933 323,602 15.4
Sullivan 837 785 792 2,414 75,828 10.6
Ulster 1,585 1,525 1,573 4,683 180,529 8.6
Westchester 10,557 10,641 10,639 31,837 972,611 10.9
Region Total 25,771 26,482 26,328 78,581 2,324,823 11.3
Reg- 4 Capital Region
Albany 3,137 3,163 3,161 9,461 308,166 10.2
Columbia 539 492 523 1,554 61,958 8.4
Greene 418 398 378 1,194 48,016 8.3
Rensselaer 1,750 1,648 1,617 5,015 159,986 10.4
Saratoga 2,252 2,235 2,174 6,661 225,012 9.9
Schenectady 1,661 1,821 1,766 5,248 155,224 11.3
Region Total 9,757 9,757 9,619 29,133 958,361 10.1
Reg- 5 Mohawk Valley
Fulton 526 538 522 1,586 54,228 9.7
Herkimer 673 657 608 1,938 63,675 10.1
Montgomery 594 621 643 1,858 49,773 12.4
Otsego 534 540 530 1,604 61,149 8.7
Schoharie 251 260 234 745 31,580 7.9
Region Total 2,578 2,616 2,537 7,731 260,404 9.9
Reg- 6 North Country
Clinton 730 754 768 2,252 81,491 9.2
Essex 307 298 336 941 38,640 8.1
Franklin 510 441 491 1,442 51,203 9.4
Hamilton 30 29 31 90 4,733 6.3
Warren 609 567 540 1,716 64,999 8.8
Washington 612 585 584 1,781 62,565 9.5
Region Total 2,798 2,674 2,750 8,222 303,632 9.0
Reg- 7 Tug Hill Seaway
Jefferson 2,206 2,081 2,088 6,375 118,747 17.9
Lewis 319 356 324 999 27,109 12.3
St. Lawrence 1,227 1,137 1,181 3,545 111,457 10.6
Region Total 3,752 3,574 3,593 10,919 257,313 14.1
Reg- 8 Central NY
Cayuga 741 777 716 2,234 78,863 9.4
Cortland 471 478 464 1,413 48,831 9.6
Madison 645 644 652 1,941 72,200 9.0
Oneida 2,642 2,495 2,514 7,651 232,985 10.9
Onondaga 5,233 5,291 5,259 15,783 468,349 11.2
Oswego 1,329 1,269 1,199 3,797 120,741 10.5
Region Total 11,061 10,954 10,804 32,819 1,021,969 10.7
Reg- 9 Southern Tier
Broome 2,061 2,111 1,972 6,144 197,150 10.4
Chenango 499 551 492 1,542 49,258 10.4
Delaware 376 406 354 1,136 46,452 8.2
Tioga 521 518 465 1,504 49,855 10.1
Tompkins 853 856 812 2,521 104,411 8.0
Region Total 4,310 4,442 4,095 12,847 447,126 9.6
Reg- 10 Finger Lakes
Chemung 938 974 982 2,894 87,782 11.0
Livingston 524 526 515 1,565 64,669 8.1
Monroe 8,355 8,388 8,174 24,917 749,688 11.1
Ontario 1,028 1,084 1,032 3,144 109,457 9.6
Schuyler 157 168 180 505 18,375 9.2
Seneca 394 388 367 1,149 35,042 10.9
Steuben 1,083 1,074 1,069 3,226 98,225 10.9
Wayne 960 970 968 2,898 91,990 10.5
Yates 303 283 321 907 25,137 12.0
Region Total 13,742 13,855 13,608 41,205 1,280,366 10.7
Reg- 11 Western NY
Allegany 473 517 496 1,486 47,769 10.4
Cattaraugus 909 933 880 2,722 78,471 11.6
Chautauqua 1,340 1,485 1,439 4,264 131,971 10.8
Erie 9,873 10,109 10,162 30,144 921,760 10.9
Genesee 569 621 565 1,755 59,184 9.9
Niagara 2,195 2,165 2,149 6,509 213,475 10.2
Orleans 414 420 451 1,285 41,934 10.2
Wyoming 387 390 368 1,145 41,244 9.3
Region Total 16,160 16,640 16,510 49,310 1,535,808 10.7
New York State 235,274 238,000 235,964 709,238 19,731,048 12.0

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