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Indiana State Department of Health

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

Description 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007
Mortality              
# Fetal Deaths (FD) 16 11 19 15 17 27 13
# Neonatal Deaths (ND) 15 20 11 21 10 12 17
# Perinatal Deaths (PD) 31 31 30 36 27 39 30
# Post Neonatal Deaths (PND) 8 4 3 1 6 10 5
# Infant Deaths 23 24 14 22 16 22 22
Natality              
# Pregnancies 3,548 3,754 3,983 3,968 4,061 4,052 4,304
# Live Births 3,242 3,457 3,637 3,649 3,693 3,713 3,926
# Unmarried Mothers(UM) 326 374 384 467 511 494 579
# Smoked During Pregnancy* 199 230 195 196 160 153 175
% Smoked During Pregnancy* 6.1 6.7 5.4 5.4 4.3 4.1 4.5
# Teen Pregnancies (age 15-19) 137 148 168 179 155 163 172
# Low Birthweight (less than 2500 grams) 210 234 238 232 249 251 307
    County Percent 6.5 6.8 6.5 6.4 6.7 6.8 7.8
    State Percent 7.6 7.6 7.9 8.1 8.3 8.2 8.5
# Preterm Births 300 348 369 356 359 353 370
    County Percent 9.3 10.1 10.1 9.8 9.7 9.5 7.8
    State Percent 9.1 9.4 9.9 10.2 10.5 10.3 10.8
Health Care Risk              
# Began PNC in 1st Trimester* 2,882 3,026 3,192 3,261 3,331 3,208 3,244
% Began PNC in 1st Trimester* 88.9 87.5 87.8 89.4 90.2 86.4 82.6
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.