Maternal and Infant Health Indicators - Rensselaer 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) 285 7.6 13.2 Yes 10.5 Yes 2nd
% of births to out-of-wedlock mothers (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2,292 45.7 39.9 Yes 38.9 Yes 3rd
% of births that were first births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2,156 43.0 41.6 No 39.4 Yes 4th
% of births that were multiple births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 222 4.4 4.1 No 4.5 No 4th
% of births with early (1st trimester) prenatal care (Table) (Trend) (Map) 3,767 76.7 74.4 No 76.3 No 2nd
% of births with late (3rd trimester) or no prenatal care (Table) (Trend) (Map) 220 4.5 5.6 Yes 4.1 No 3rd
% of births with adequate prenatal care (Kotelchuck) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 3,368 70.7 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) 2,303 88.4 86.5 No 86.9 No 3rd
% of pregnant women in WIC who were pre-pregnancy underweight (BMI less than 18.5) (2010-2012) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 153 5.4 4.7 No 4.1 Yes 4th
% of pregnant women in WIC who were pre-pregnancy overweight but not obese (BMI 25-less than 30) (2010-2012) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 664 23.6 26.6 Yes 26.3 Yes 2nd
% of pregnant women in WIC who were pre-pregnancy obese (BMI 30 or higher) (2010-2012) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 861 30.6 24.2 Yes 28.0 Yes 3rd
% of pregnant women in WIC with anemia in 3rd trimester (2009-2011) (Table) (Map) 159 37.3 37.3 No 36.0 No 3rd
% of pregnant women in WIC with gestational weight gain greater than ideal (2009-2011) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,189 48.5 41.7 Yes 47.1 No 2nd
% of pregnant women in WIC with gestational diabetes (2009-2011) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 150 5.8 5.5 No 5.8 No 3rd
% of pregnant women in WIC with hypertension during pregnancy (2009-2011) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 296 11.4 7.1 Yes 9.0 Yes 3rd
% of WIC infants breastfeeding at least 6 months (2013-2015) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 166 17.8 39.5 Yes 29.6 Yes 4th
% of infants fed any breast milk in delivery hospital (Table) (Trend) (Map) 3,522 76.6 85.2 Yes 79.9 Yes 3rd
% of infants fed exclusively breast milk in delivery hospital (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2,754 59.9 43.1 Yes 51.0 Yes 3rd
% of births delivered by cesarean section (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,616 32.2 33.7 No 34.4 Yes 2nd
Mortality rate per 1,000 live births
Infant (less than 1 year) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 35 7.0 4.7 Yes 5.2 No 4th
Neonatal (less than 28 days) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 25 5.0 3.2 No 3.8 No 4th
Post-neonatal (1 month to 1 year) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 10 2.0 1.4 No 1.4 No 3rd
Fetal death (20 weeks gestation or more) (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 28 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) 52 10.3 9.6 No 8.0 No 4th
Perinatal (28 weeks gestation to less than 7 days of life) (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 32 6.4 5.3 No 5.3 No 3rd
Maternal mortality rate per 100,000 live births + (Table) (Trend) (Map) 0 0.0* 20.9 Yes 18.9 Yes 2nd
Low birthweight indicators
% very low birthweight (less than 1.5 kg) births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 69 1.4 1.4 No 1.4 No 3rd
% very low birthweight (less than 1.5kg) singleton births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 46 1.0 1.0 No 1.0 No 3rd
% low birthweight (less than 2.5 kg) births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 392 7.8 7.9 No 7.6 No 3rd
% low birthweight (less than 2.5kg) singleton births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 251 5.2 5.9 Yes 5.6 No 2nd
% of premature births by gestational age
less than 32 weeks gestation (Table) (Trend) (Map) 90 1.8 1.7 No 1.8 No 3rd
32 - less than 37 weeks gestation (Table) (Trend) (Map) 470 9.5 9.0 No 9.0 No 4th
less than 37 weeks gestation (Table) (Trend) (Map) 560 11.3 10.7 No 10.8 No 4th
% of births with a 5 minute APGAR less than 6 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 62 1.2 0.7 Yes 0.8 Yes 4th
Newborn drug-related diagnosis rate per 10,000 newborn discharges (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 50 108.0 104.8 No 140.6 No 2nd

*: 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.