Maternal, Infant, and Child Health

Percentage of live births to mothers who did not smoke during pregnancy
Report Area 2012
Count
2012
Percent
2013
Count
2013
Percent
Franklin County 1,446 83.6% 1,493 85.2%
Pennsylvania 117,484 85.2% 117,359 85.8%

Percentage of live births to mothers who received early and adequate prenatal care*
Report Area 2012
Count
2012
Percent
2013
Count
2013
Percent
Franklin County 3,907 74.9% 3,823 75.3%
Pennsylvania 275,078 69.5% 279,079 70.8%
* Adequacy of Prenatal Care Utilization Index
Data Source: Pennsylvania Department of Health - Division of Health Informatics - Family Health Statistics

Percentage of mothers who breastfeed their babies*
Report Area 2012
Count
2012
Percent
2013
Count
2013
Percent
Franklin County 1,440 84% 1,512 87.2%
Pennsylvania 101,005 73.1% 102,708 75.6%
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Maternal, Infant, and Child Health