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Location: New York
Topic: Primary cesarean deliveries
Format: County Map
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Primary cesarean deliveries: New York, 2015-2018 Average

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  • Primary cesarean rate is the number of primary cesareans per 100 live births to women who have not had a previous cesarean.
  • 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:


  • National Center for Health Statistics, final natality data.
  • Retrieved August 15, 2020, from