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Indiana State Department of Health

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

Description 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007
Mortality              
# Fetal Deaths (FD) 2 4 1 2 2 4 1
# Neonatal Deaths (ND) 2 0 2 0 2 1 0
# Perinatal Deaths (PD) 4 4 3 2 4 5 1
# Post Neonatal Deaths (PND) 0 0 0 2 0 0 0
# Infant Deaths 2 0 2 2 2 1 0
Natality              
# Pregnancies 342 341 399 368 317 402 320
# Live Births 321 322 381 353 306 387 305
# Unmarried Mothers(UM) 89 74 100 101 78 104 75
# Smoked During Pregnancy* 54 56 71 72 54 67 57
% Smoked During Pregnancy* 16.8 17.4 18.6 20.4 17.6 17.3 18.7
# Teen Pregnancies (age 15-19) 39 26 44 20 26 22 25
# Low Birthweight (less than 2500 grams) 21 16 40 24 23 29 28
    County Percent 6.5 5.0 10.5 6.8 7.5 7.5 9.2
    State Percent 7.6 7.6 7.9 8.1 8.3 8.2 8.5
# Preterm Births 19 17 41 25 27 39 35
    County Percent 5.9 5.3 10.8 7.1 8.8 10.1 9.2
    State Percent 9.1 9.4 9.9 10.2 10.5 10.3 10.8
Health Care Risk              
# Began PNC in 1st Trimester* 279 284 348 312 263 346 226
% Began PNC in 1st Trimester* 86.9 88.2 91.3 88.4 85.9 89.4 74.1
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.