Maternal and Infant Health Indicators - Albany County

2013-2015

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) 513 6.9 13.2 Yes 10.5 Yes 2nd
% of births to out-of-wedlock mothers (Table) (Trend) (Map) 3,760 39.7 39.9 No 38.9 No 2nd
% of births that were first births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 4,085 43.2 41.6 Yes 39.4 Yes 4th
% of births that were multiple births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 405 4.3 4.1 No 4.5 No 3rd
% of births with early (1st trimester) prenatal care (Table) (Trend) (Map) 7,016 76.3 74.4 Yes 76.3 No 2nd
% of births with late (3rd trimester) or no prenatal care (Table) (Trend) (Map) 462 5.0 5.6 Yes 4.1 Yes 3rd
% of births with adequate prenatal care (Kotelchuck) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 6,395 70.4 69.1 No 70.2 No 3rd
WIC indicators
% of pregnant women in WIC with early (1st trimester) prenatal care (2009-2011) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 3,390 83.0 86.5 Yes 86.9 Yes 4th
% of pregnant women in WIC who were pre-pregnancy underweight (BMI less than 18.5) (2010-2012) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 218 4.9 4.7 No 4.1 Yes 3rd
% of pregnant women in WIC who were pre-pregnancy overweight but not obese (BMI 25-less than 30) (2010-2012) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,129 25.4 26.6 No 26.3 No 3rd
% of pregnant women in WIC who were pre-pregnancy obese (BMI 30 or higher) (2010-2012) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,305 29.4 24.2 Yes 28.0 No 2nd
% of pregnant women in WIC with anemia in 3rd trimester (2009-2011) (Table) (Map) 385 54.8 37.3 Yes 36.0 Yes 4th
% of pregnant women in WIC with gestational weight gain greater than ideal (2009-2011) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,815 45.9 41.7 Yes 47.1 No 1st
% of pregnant women in WIC with gestational diabetes (2009-2011) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 284 7.0 5.5 Yes 5.8 Yes 4th
% of pregnant women in WIC with hypertension during pregnancy (2009-2011) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 386 9.4 7.1 Yes 9.0 No 2nd
% of WIC infants breastfeeding at least 6 months (2013-2015) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 357 25.3 39.5 Yes 29.6 Yes 2nd
% of infants fed any breast milk in delivery hospital (Table) (Trend) (Map) 7,167 83.1 85.2 Yes 79.9 Yes 1st
% of infants fed exclusively breast milk in delivery hospital (Table) (Trend) (Map) 5,263 61.0 43.1 Yes 51.0 Yes 2nd
% of births delivered by cesarean section (Table) (Trend) (Map) 3,085 32.6 33.7 No 34.4 Yes 3rd
Mortality rate per 1,000 live births
Infant (less than 1 year) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 64 6.8 4.7 Yes 5.2 No 4th
Neonatal (less than 28 days) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 52 5.5 3.2 Yes 3.8 Yes 4th
Post-neonatal (1 month to 1 year) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 12 1.3 1.4 No 1.4 No 2nd
Fetal death (20 weeks gestation or more) (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 53 5.6 6.3 No 4.2 No 3rd
Perinatal (20 weeks gestation to less than 28 days of life) (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 113 11.9 9.6 Yes 8.0 Yes 4th
Perinatal (28 weeks gestation to less than 7 days of life) (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 74 7.8 5.3 Yes 5.3 Yes 4th
Maternal mortality rate per 100,000 live births + (Table) (Trend) (Map) 3 31.7* 20.9 No 18.9 No 4th
Low birthweight indicators
% very low birthweight (less than 1.5 kg) births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 147 1.6 1.4 No 1.4 No 4th
% very low birthweight (less than 1.5kg) singleton births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 105 1.2 1.0 No 1.0 No 4th
% low birthweight (less than 2.5 kg) births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 745 7.9 7.9 No 7.6 No 3rd
% low birthweight (less than 2.5kg) singleton births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 533 5.9 5.9 No 5.6 No 3rd
% of premature births by gestational age
less than 32 weeks gestation (Table) (Trend) (Map) 198 2.1 1.7 Yes 1.8 Yes 4th
32 - less than 37 weeks gestation (Table) (Trend) (Map) 807 8.5 9.0 No 9.0 No 2nd
less than 37 weeks gestation (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,005 10.6 10.7 No 10.8 No 3rd
% of births with a 5 minute APGAR less than 6 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 131 1.4 0.7 Yes 0.8 Yes 4th
Newborn drug-related diagnosis rate per 10,000 newborn discharges (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 70 78.2 104.8 Yes 140.6 Yes 1st

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

+: Definition of Maternal Mortality has changed. See: Technical Notes

See technical notes for information about the indicators and data sources.