Maternal and Infant Health Indicators - Richmond County

2013-2015

Indicator Data Links 3 Year Total County Rate NYS Rate Sig.Dif. NYC Rate 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) 1,280 9.7 13.2 Yes 16.0 Yes 3rd
% of births to out-of-wedlock mothers (Table) (Trend) (Map) 5,570 35.0 39.9 Yes 41.0 Yes 1st
% of births that were first births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 6,361 40.0 41.6 Yes 43.9 Yes 3rd
% of births that were multiple births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 688 4.3 4.1 No 3.6 Yes 3rd
% of births with early (1st trimester) prenatal care (Table) (Trend) (Map) 13,509 85.1 74.4 Yes 72.5 Yes 1st
% of births with late (3rd trimester) or no prenatal care (Table) (Trend) (Map) 397 2.5 5.6 Yes 7.1 Yes 1st
% of births with adequate prenatal care (Kotelchuck) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 11,990 75.7 69.1 Yes 68.0 Yes 2nd
WIC indicators
% of pregnant women in WIC with early (1st trimester) prenatal care (2009-2011) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 5,442 85.8 86.5 No 86.1 No 3rd
% of pregnant women in WIC who were pre-pregnancy underweight (BMI less than 18.5) (2010-2012) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 234 3.5 4.7 Yes 5.1 Yes 1st
% of pregnant women in WIC who were pre-pregnancy overweight but not obese (BMI 25-less than 30) (2010-2012) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,882 28.5 26.6 Yes 26.7 Yes 4th
% of pregnant women in WIC who were pre-pregnancy obese (BMI 30 or higher) (2010-2012) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,638 24.8 24.2 No 21.4 Yes 1st
% of pregnant women in WIC with anemia in 3rd trimester (2009-2011) (Table) (Map) 225 35.0 37.3 No 38.6 No 3rd
% of pregnant women in WIC with gestational weight gain greater than ideal (2009-2011) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2,716 44.1 41.7 Yes 37.6 Yes 1st
% of pregnant women in WIC with gestational diabetes (2009-2011) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 315 5.0 5.5 No 5.3 No 2nd
% of pregnant women in WIC with hypertension during pregnancy (2009-2011) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 373 5.9 7.1 Yes 5.6 No 1st
% of WIC infants breastfeeding at least 6 months (2013-2015) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 653 34.9 39.5 Yes 47.0 Yes 1st
% of infants fed any breast milk in delivery hospital (Table) (Trend) (Map) 10,766 77.3 85.2 Yes 90.7 Yes 3rd
% of infants fed exclusively breast milk in delivery hospital (Table) (Trend) (Map) 4,362 31.3 43.1 Yes 35.0 Yes 4th
% of births delivered by cesarean section (Table) (Trend) (Map) 5,802 36.5 33.7 Yes 32.8 Yes 4th
Mortality rate per 1,000 live births
Infant (less than 1 year) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 72 4.5 4.7 No 4.1 No 2nd
Neonatal (less than 28 days) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 45 2.8 3.2 No 2.7 No 2nd
Post-neonatal (1 month to 1 year) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 27 1.7 1.4 No 1.4 No 3rd
Fetal death (20 weeks gestation or more) (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 152 9.5 6.3 Yes 8.5 No 4th
Perinatal (20 weeks gestation to less than 28 days of life) (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 201 12.5 9.6 Yes 11.2 No 4th
Perinatal (28 weeks gestation to less than 7 days of life) (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 102 6.4 5.3 No 5.3 No 3rd
Maternal mortality rate per 100,000 live births + (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2 12.6* 20.9 No 22.9 No 3rd
Low birthweight indicators
% very low birthweight (less than 1.5 kg) births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 203 1.3 1.4 No 1.4 No 2nd
% very low birthweight (less than 1.5kg) singleton births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 130 0.9 1.0 Yes 1.1 Yes 2nd
% low birthweight (less than 2.5 kg) births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,262 7.9 7.9 No 8.2 No 4th
% low birthweight (less than 2.5kg) singleton births (Table) (Trend) (Map) 866 5.7 5.9 No 6.3 Yes 3rd
% of premature births by gestational age
less than 32 weeks gestation (Table) (Trend) (Map) 265 1.7 1.7 No 1.6 No 2nd
32 - less than 37 weeks gestation (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,496 9.4 9.0 No 9.1 No 4th
less than 37 weeks gestation (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,761 11.1 10.7 No 10.7 No 4th
% of births with a 5 minute APGAR less than 6 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 75 0.5 0.7 Yes 0.5 No 1st
Newborn drug-related diagnosis rate per 10,000 newborn discharges (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 91 59.0 104.8 Yes 69.2 No 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.