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Indiana State Department of Health

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

Description 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007
Mortality              
# Fetal Deaths (FD) 6 9 5 6 7 9 11
# Neonatal Deaths (ND) 2 5 6 7 9 6 5
# Perinatal Deaths (PD) 8 14 11 13 16 15 16
# Post Neonatal Deaths (PND) 7 4 5 4 3 1 4
# Infant Deaths 9 9 11 11 12 7 9
Natality              
# Pregnancies 1,501 1,477 1,501 1,489 1,450 1,558 1,509
# Live Births 1,275 1,283 1,297 1,309 1,280 1,375 1,338
# Unmarried Mothers(UM) 524 537 572 624 611 677 685
# Smoked During Pregnancy* 386 347 365 385 346 359 333
% Smoked During Pregnancy* 30.3 27.0 28.1 29.4 27.0 26.1 24.9
# Teen Pregnancies (age 15-19) 182 206 206 208 190 196 228
# Low Birthweight (less than 2500 grams) 81 90 83 112 95 125 111
    County Percent 6.4 7.0 6.4 8.6 7.4 9.1 8.3
    State Percent 7.6 7.6 7.9 8.1 8.3 8.2 8.5
# Preterm Births 118 128 114 125 130 148 149
    County Percent 9.3 10 8.8 9.5 10.2 10.8 8.3
    State Percent 9.1 9.4 9.9 10.2 10.5 10.3 10.8
Health Care Risk              
# Began PNC in 1st Trimester* 1,089 1,069 1,070 1,108 1,098 1,171 1,020
% Began PNC in 1st Trimester* 85.4 83.3 82.5 84.6 85.8 85.2 76.2
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.