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Indiana State Department of Health

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

Description 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007
Mortality              
# Fetal Deaths (FD) 1 2 1 2 0 1 2
# Neonatal Deaths (ND) 2 2 1 0 1 0 0
# Perinatal Deaths (PD) 3 4 2 2 1 1 2
# Post Neonatal Deaths (PND) 2 0 0 0 1 1 0
# Infant Deaths 4 2 1 0 2 1 0
Natality              
# Pregnancies 235 206 240 222 221 241 230
# Live Births 223 201 233 217 219 236 223
# Unmarried Mothers(UM) 81 78 90 71 91 92 87
# Smoked During Pregnancy* 71 57 76 60 61 76 69
% Smoked During Pregnancy* 31.8 28.4 32.6 27.6 27.9 32.2 30.9
# Teen Pregnancies (age 15-19) 35 29 26 19 33 35 32
# Low Birthweight (less than 2500 grams) 25 17 14 14 17 31 19
    County Percent 11.2 8.5 6.0 6.5 7.8 13.1 8.5
    State Percent 7.6 7.6 7.9 8.1 8.3 8.2 8.5
# Preterm Births 30 21 18 22 24 29 30
    County Percent 13.5 10.4 7.7 10.1 11.0 12.3 8.5
    State Percent 9.1 9.4 9.9 10.2 10.5 10.3 10.8
Health Care Risk              
# Began PNC in 1st Trimester* 197 173 200 162 188 189 160
% Began PNC in 1st Trimester* 78.5 86.1 85.8 74.7 85.8 80.1 71.7
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.