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Indiana State Department of Health

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

Description 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007
Mortality              
# Fetal Deaths (FD) 3 3 4 3 2 1 3
# Neonatal Deaths (ND) 5 1 0 3 0 2 1
# Perinatal Deaths (PD) 8 4 4 6 2 3 4
# Post Neonatal Deaths (PND) 4 1 3 0 0 0 1
# Infant Deaths 5 2 3 3 0 2 2
Natality              
# Pregnancies 490 454 442 441 474 427 436
# Live Births 464 421 419 412 440 396 411
# Unmarried Mothers(UM) 174 139 167 154 161 178 172
# Smoked During Pregnancy* 139 96 106 95 116 92 113
% Smoked During Pregnancy* 30.0 22.8 25.3 23.1 26.4 23.2 27.5
# Teen Pregnancies (age 15-19) 79 52 54 64 58 64 65
# Low Birthweight (less than 2500 grams) 32 34 34 34 34 32 28
    County Percent 6.9 8.1 8.1 8.3 7.7 8.1 6.8
    State Percent 7.6 7.6 7.9 8.1 8.3 8.2 8.5
# Preterm Births 53 49 50 54 39 47 29
    County Percent 11.4 11.6 11.9 13.1 8.9 11.9 6.8
    State Percent 9.1 9.4 9.9 10.2 10.5 10.3 10.8
Health Care Risk              
# Began PNC in 1st Trimester* 365 338 344 330 336 306 290
% Began PNC in 1st Trimester* 76.5 80.3 82.1 80.1 76.4 77.3 70.6
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.