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Indiana State Department of Health

Maternal & Child Health (MCH) > Statistics by County > MCH County Wide Statistics - Fayette MCH County Wide Statistics - Fayette

Description 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007
Mortality              
# Fetal Deaths (FD) 2 2 1 1 1 3 3
# Neonatal Deaths (ND) 1 3 0 0 1 0 2
# Perinatal Deaths (PD) 3 5 1 1 2 3 5
# Post Neonatal Deaths (PND) 1 2 0 0 3 1 0
# Infant Deaths 2 5 0 0 4 1 2
Natality              
# Pregnancies 319 330 352 316 327 327 323
# Live Births 302 309 332 304 309 300 304
# Unmarried Mothers(UM) 115 116 124 130 151 136 146
# Smoked During Pregnancy* 104 91 96 101 97 89 102
% Smoked During Pregnancy* 34.4 29.4 28.9 33.2 31.4 29.7 33.6
# Teen Pregnancies (age 15-19) 41 46 46 40 40 49 59
# Low Birthweight (less than 2500 grams) 28 27 33 20 33 22 30
    County Percent 9.3 8.7 9.9 6.6 10.7 7.3 9.9
    State Percent 7.6 7.6 7.9 8.1 8.3 8.2 8.5
# Preterm Births 37 32 36 29 35 33 39
    County Percent 12.3 10.4 10.8 9.5 11.3 11.0 12.8
    State Percent 9.1 9.4 9.9 10.2 10.5 10.3 10.8
Health Care Risk              
# Began PNC in 1st Trimester* 255 271 283 247 250 253 219
% Began PNC in 1st Trimester* 84.4 87.7 85.2 81.3 80.9 84.3 72.0
Notes:
Preterm = Less than 37 weeks gestation; PNC = Prenatal care

Source: Indiana State Department of Health, HHOSC, Maternal and Child Health, and Children’s Special Health Care Services. Original data from: Indiana State Department of Health, Epidemiology Resource Center, Data Analysis Team.

*Because of birth certificate revisions, 2007 data on prenatal care and tobacco use are not strictly comparable with data from prior years. Please see the Preface in the 2007 Indiana Natality Report for more detailed information.