NASSAU COUNTY MATERNAL MORTALITY RATE
The graph below shows Nassau County's maternal mortality rate per 100,000 births from 2008-2013. The graph was created using public data from the New York State's Department of Health website and uses the most recent dates available.
The graph below shows the maternal deaths per 100,000 births for the 10 most developed countries in the world. The United States' maternal death rate is nearly three times higher than the UK and almost five times higher than Australia. The statistics are from a six-month long investigation done by NPR and ProPublica on maternal mortality in the U.S.