Performance Measure
Agency
Measure Name
Newborn survival rate per 1000 live births
Measure Last Modified
Sep 03 2014 12:20
Measure Last Published
Mar 02 2016 09:42
Measure Status
Active
Data Source and Calculation

VDH Division of Health Statistics Resident Live Birth, Fetal Death and Induced Terminations of Pregnancy Certificates 1999-2011, compiled by the Division of Policy and Evaluation, Office of Family Health Services. Calculated by dividing the number of infant deaths in a given year by the number of live births in that same year, multiplied by 1,000. All births and deaths are registered through the birth and death certificate process.  This methodology is consistent with the National Center of Health Statistics method.

Enterprise Priorities and Strategies
Enterprise InitiativeEnterprise PriorityEnterprise Strategy
Health and FamilyChildren and FamiliesPromote strategies that encourage a culture of health through stable housing, access to high-quality health care and proper nutrition.
Associated Service Areas
SA CodeSA Name
43005Women's and Infant's Health Services
44010Local Maternal and Child Health Services
Measure IDM601SA12001
Measure ClassAgency Key
Measure TypeOutcome
Year TypeCalendar
Preferred TrendDecrease
FrequencyAnnually
Statistical UnitNumber
Baseline and Targets
Target NameDateResultNote
Baseline
Short Target 2018
Long Target 2020
Measure Results
YearResultExplanatory Note
2009993.00
2010993.00
2011993.00
2012994.00
2013993.80
2014994.30
2015
2016
- Run Date: 04/28/2017 08:04:19