` Columbia BID Project

Brighter Beginnings


Brighter Beginnings is a collaborative of home visiting, social service, and healthcare providers that seek to expand and simplify access to support for pregnant families in Boone County. These indicators are some of the local metrics used in the project. Visit the Brighter Beginnings site: https://www.brighterbeginnings.org

Infant Mortality (Birth to Age 1)

Mortality rates for infants (birth to age 1).

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YearByState of MissouriBoone County
2015 - 2019
Under 1

-

-

Total

631.61 Per 100,000 infants
2,325.00

588.24 Per 100,000 infants
61.00

Black

1,192.77 Per 100,000 infants
700.00

1,169.23 Per 100,000 infants
19.00

White

522.38 Per 100,000 infants
1,548.00

483.75 Per 100,000 infants
39.00

2014 - 2018
Under 1

-

-

Total

6.30 per 1,000 infants

5.80 per 1,000 infants

Black

1,188.50 Per 100,000 infants
695.00

12.00 per 1,000 infants

White

526.05 Per 100,000 infants
1,576.00

4.70 per 1,000 infants

2010 - 2014
Under 1

-

-

Total

640.90 Per 100,000 infants
2,426.00

426.46 Per 100,000 infants
45.00

Black

1,181.35 Per 100,000 infants
692.00

1,054.02 Per 100,000 infants
16.00

White

526.98 Per 100,000 infants
1,621.00

319.68 Per 100,000 infants
27.00

Suggested citation: Missouri Department of Health & Senior Services. Missouri Resident Deaths. Missouri Public Health Information Management System (MOPHIMS). Death MICA. Cited in the Boone Indicators Dashboard as Infant Mortality (Birth to Age 1). http://booneindicators.org/IndicatorView.aspx?id=4862
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Preterm Births

Percentage and number of preterm births.

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YearByState of MissouriBoone County
2015 - 2019
Total

10.47 Per 100 resident live births
38,502.00

9.98 Per 100 resident live births
1,035.00

Black

14.65 per 100 resident live births
8,465.00

15.88 per 100 resident live births
254.00

White

9.67 per 100 resident live births
27,875.00

9.24 per 100 resident live births
726.00

2014 - 2018
Total

10.25 Per 100 resident live births
37,985.00

9.52 Per 100 resident live births
993.00

2010 - 2014
Total

11.46 per 100 resident live births
43,297.00

11.32 per 100 resident live births
1,194.00

Black

16.78 per 100 resident live births
9,718.00

16.53 per 100 resident live births
248.00

White

10.46 per 100 resident live births
31,398.00

10.61 per 100 resident live births
874.00

2014
Total

9.8%
7,323.0

8.7%
185.0

2009
Total

15.5%
9,882.0

12.1%
259.0

Suggested citation: Missouri Department of Health & Senior Services. Missouri Resident Births. Missouri Public Health Information Management System (MOPHIMS). Birth MICA. Cited in the Boone Indicators Dashboard as Preterm Births. http://booneindicators.org/IndicatorView.aspx?id=4875
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Low Birthweight for Full-Term Pregnancies

Number of low birthweight full-term births.

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YearByState of MissouriBoone County
2015 - 2019
Total

2.89 Per 100 resident live births
9,807.00

3.10 Per 100 resident live births
289.00

Black

5.73 Per 100 resident live births
2,827.00

6.39 Per 100 resident live births
86.00

White

2.44 Per 100 resident live births
6,364.00

2.37 Per 100 resident live births
169.00

2014 - 2018
Total

2.64 Per 100 resident live births
9,799.00

2.69 Per 100 resident live births
281.00

Black

4.88 Per 100 resident live births
2,816.00

5.58 Per 100 resident live births
89.00

White

2.20 Per 100 resident live births
6,413.00

2.00 Per 100 resident live births
159.00

2010 - 2014
Black

5.6%
2,712.0

5.1%
64.0

White

2.6%
6,882.0

2.0%
146.0

2005 - 2009
Black

5.3%
2,585.0

6.4%
75.0

White

2.5%
7,232.0

2.1%
157.0

Suggested citation: Missouri Department of Health & Senior Services. Missouri Resident Births. Missouri Public Health Information Management System (MOPHIMS). Birth MICA. Cited in the Boone Indicators Dashboard as Low Birthweight for Full-Term Pregnancies. http://booneindicators.org/IndicatorView.aspx?id=4876
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No Prenatal Care

Women who do not receive prenatal care.

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YearByState of MissouriBoone County
2015 - 2019
Total

1.58 per 100 resident live births
5,506.00

0.54 per 100 resident live births
55.00

Black

3.35 per 100 resident live births
1,721.00

1.41 per 100 resident live births
22.00

White

1.15 per 100 resident live births
3,178.00

0.36 per 100 resident live births
28.00

2010 - 2014
Total

1.10 per 100 resident live births
3,957.00

0.28 per 100 resident live births
28.00

Black

2.59 per 100 resident live births
1,378.00

1.14 per 100 resident live births
16.00

White

0.80 per 100 resident live births
2,311.00

0.16 per 100 resident live births
12.00

Suggested citation: Missouri Department of Health & Senior Services. No Prenatal Care. Missouri Public Health Information Management System (MOPHIMS). Birth MICA. Cited in the Boone Indicators Dashboard as No Prenatal Care. http://booneindicators.org/IndicatorView.aspx?id=4927
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Inadequate Prenatal Care (Missouri Index)

Women who receive inadequate prenatal care, as defined by the Missouri Index. This index is measured by women who had live births with fewer than five prenatal care visits for pregnancies less than 37 weeks gestation, fewer than eight visits for pregnancies 37 or more weeks, or for whom prenatal care began after the first four months of pregnancy.

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YearByState of MissouriBoone County
2016 - 2020
Total

20.49 per 100 resident live births
69,482.00

14.36 per 100 resident live births
1,423.00

Black

35.65 per 100 resident live births
18,054.00

27.56 per 100 resident live births
420.00

White

16.89 per 100 resident live births
45,282.00

10.79 per 100 resident live births
818.00

2011 - 2015
Total

18.87 per 100 resident live births
65,562.00

12.52 per 100 resident live births
1,047.00

Black

33.22 per 100 resident live births
17,104.00

23.05 per 100 resident live births
310.00

White

15.86 per 100 resident live births
44,064.00

10.16 per 100 resident live births
644.00

Suggested citation: Missouri Department of Health & Senior Services. Prenatal Care Adequacy (Missouri Index): Inadequate. Missouri Public Health Information Management System (MOPHIMS). Birth MICA. Cited in the Boone Indicators Dashboard as Inadequate Prenatal Care. http://booneindicators.org/IndicatorView.aspx?id=4928
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