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Indiana State Department of Health

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

Description 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007
Mortality              
# Fetal Deaths (FD) 1 5 2 2 2 3 2
# Neonatal Deaths (ND) 1 4 2 2 1 1 1
# Perinatal Deaths (PD) 2 9 4 4 3 4 3
# Post Neonatal Deaths (PND) 2 4 0 4 2 0 2
# Infant Deaths 3 8 2 6 3 1 3
Natality              
# Pregnancies 419 455 399 402 403 422 400
# Live Births 391 418 373 378 383 393 377
# Unmarried Mothers(UM) 152 154 129 136 148 161 145
# Smoked During Pregnancy* 89 109 88 99 100 116 108
% Smoked During Pregnancy* 22.8 26.1 23.6 26.2 26.1 29.5 28.6
# Teen Pregnancies (age 15-19) 83 63 50 49 61 60 48
# Low Birthweight (less than 2500 grams) 30 27 32 37 26 33 46
    County Percent 7.7 6.5 8.6 9.8 6.8 8.4 12.2
    State Percent 7.6 7.6 7.9 8.1 8.3 8.2 8.5
# Preterm Births 39 29 45 53 32 35 57
    County Percent 10.0 6.9 12.1 14 8.4 8.9 12.2
    State Percent 9.1 9.4 9.9 10.2 10.5 10.3 10.8
Health Care Risk              
# Began PNC in 1st Trimester* 311 344 311 307 309 319 276
% Began PNC in 1st Trimester* 79.3 82.3 83.4 81.2 80.7 81.2 73.2
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.