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Indiana State Department of Health

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

Description 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007
Mortality              
# Fetal Deaths (FD) 0 0 0 0 0 3 0
# Neonatal Deaths (ND) 0 0 0 0 1 1 0
# Perinatal Deaths (PD) 0 0 0 0 1 4 0
# Post Neonatal Deaths (PND) 0 0 1 0 0 1 2
# Infant Deaths 0 0 1 0 1 2 2
Natality              
# Pregnancies 173 173 170 152 144 159 153
# Live Births 163 156 155 141 133 138 138
# Unmarried Mothers(UM) 53 48 56 51 57 54 63
# Smoked During Pregnancy* 59 42 44 43 37 27 40
% Smoked During Pregnancy* 36.2 26.9 28.4 30.5 27.8 19.6 29.0
# Teen Pregnancies (age 15-19) 23 25 15 19 15 18 27
# Low Birthweight (less than 2500 grams) 13 11 15 12 14 7 7
    County Percent 8.0 7.1 9.7 8.5 10.5 5.1 5.1
    State Percent 7.6 7.6 7.9 8.1 8.3 8.2 8.5
# Preterm Births 14 14 11 8 13 14 6
    County Percent 8.6 9.0 7.1 5.7 9.8 10.1 5.1
    State Percent 9.1 9.4 9.9 10.2 10.5 10.3 10.8
Health Care Risk              
# Began PNC in 1st Trimester* 121 132 131 115 105 107 86
% Began PNC in 1st Trimester* 68.7 84.6 84.5 81.6 78.9 77.5 62.3
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.