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Topic: Adequate/adeq+ prenatal care
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Adequate/adeq+ prenatal care: New York, 2015-2018 Average

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Healthy people 2020

  • Adequate/adeq+ prenatal care: increase to at least 77.6% of live births.

Footnotes

  • Adequacy is measured using the Adequacy of Prenatal Care Utilization Index, which classifies prenatal care received into 1 of 4 categories (inadequate, intermediate, adequate, and adequate plus) by combining information about the timing of prenatal care, the number of visits, and the infant's gestational age.
  • New York state switched to the 2003 Revision of the U.S. Standard Certificate of Live Birth in 2004. New York City used the 1989 revision through 2007. Rates from the different revisions are not comparable so data for New York state from 2004-2007 exclude New York City. Details available at: http://www.marchofdimes.org/peristats/calc/pnc.

Source

  • National Center for Health Statistics, final natality data.
  • Kotelchuck M. An evaluation of the Kessner Adequacy of Prenatal Care Index and a proposed Adequacy of Prenatal Care Utilization Index. Am J Public Health 1994; 84: 1414-1420.
  • Retrieved August 06, 2020, from www.marchofdimes.org/peristats.