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Indiana State Department of Health

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

Description 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007
Mortality              
# Fetal Deaths (FD) 5 2 1 1 1 1 2
# Neonatal Deaths (ND) 3 0 3 2 2 2 1
# Perinatal Deaths (PD) 8 2 4 3 3 3 3
# Post Neonatal Deaths (PND) 1 1 1 1 0 1 1
# Infant Deaths 4 1 4 3 2 3 2
Natality              
# Pregnancies 426 383 351 354 356 344 351
# Live Births 386 355 325 323 330 322 330
# Unmarried Mothers(UM) 158 105 112 101 121 139 137
# Smoked During Pregnancy* 87 66 60 66 70 70 71
% Smoked During Pregnancy* 22.5 18.6 18.5 20.4 21.2 21.7 21.5
# Teen Pregnancies (age 15-19) 51 45 41 35 34 43 47
# Low Birthweight (less than 2500 grams) 25 16 27 15 15 25 29
    County Percent 6.5 4.5 8.3 4.6 4.5 7.8 8.8
    State Percent 7.6 7.6 7.9 8.1 8.3 8.2 8.5
# Preterm Births 28 22 38 28 30 33 37
    County Percent 7.3 6.2 11.7 8.7 9.1 10.2 8.8
    State Percent 9.1 9.4 9.9 10.2 10.5 10.3 10.8
Health Care Risk              
# Began PNC in 1st Trimester* 312 286 277 267 247 259 227
% Began PNC in 1st Trimester* 80.8 80.6 85.2 82.7 74.8 80.4 68.8
Notes:
Preterm = Less than 37 weeks gestation; PNC = Prenatal care

Source: Indiana State Department of Health, HHOSC, Maternal and Child Health, 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.