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Indiana State Department of Health

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

Description 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007
Mortality              
# Fetal Deaths (FD) 0 1 0 2 2 1 2
# Neonatal Deaths (ND) 2 2 0 1 2 0 1
# Perinatal Deaths (PD) 2 3 0 3 4 1 3
# Post Neonatal Deaths (PND) 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
# Infant Deaths 2 2 0 1 2 1 1
Natality              
# Pregnancies 374 356 356 375 340 356 337
# Live Births 363 344 350 360 328 345 328
# Unmarried Mothers(UM) 105 114 102 117 118 138 127
# Smoked During Pregnancy* 95 92 94 100 95 93 103
% Smoked During Pregnancy* 26.2 26.7 26.9 27.8 29.0 27.0 31.4
# Teen Pregnancies (age 15-19) 48 54 38 39 46 45 47
# Low Birthweight (less than 2500 grams) 20 31 20 25 23 13 22
    County Percent 5.5 9.0 5.7 6.9 7.0 3.8 6.7
    State Percent 7.6 7.6 7.9 8.1 8.3 8.2 8.5
# Preterm Births 32 45 31 36 33 24 24
    County Percent 8.8 13.1 8.9 10.0 10.1 7.0 6.7
    State Percent 9.1 9.4 9.9 10.2 10.5 10.3 10.8
Health Care Risk              
# Began PNC in 1st Trimester* 291 272 270 269 249 264 213
% Began PNC in 1st Trimester* 72.5 79.1 77.1 74.7 75.9 76.5 64.9
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.