Data

2010 Infants born in Virginia between January 1, 2010 and December 31, 2010

  • Number of Live Births: 101,202
  • Percent of Infants Screened Before 1 Month of Age: 98.2%
  • Percent of infants who did not pass the screening: 2.8%
  • Percent of infants who received follow-up: 79%
  • Percent of infants who passed screening, but at-risk for progressive or delayed-onset hearing loss: 4%
  • Number of children, born in 2009, who have been identified with hearing loss: 186
  • Average age at diagnosis: 10.5 Mo
  • Median age at diagnosis*: 6.9 Mo
  • Minimum age at diagnosis: 0.6 Mo
  • Maximum age at diagnosis: 35.4 Mo

2009 Infants born in Virginia between January 1, 2009 and December 31, 2009

  • Number of Live Births: 103,061
  • Percent of Infants Screened Before 1 Month of Age: 85.3%
  • Percent of infants who did not pass the screening: 2.8%
  • Percent of infants who received follow-up: 75%
  • Percent of infants who passed screening, but at-risk for progressive or delayed-onset hearing loss: 1.4%
  • Number of children, born in 2008, who have been identified with hearing loss: 183
  • Average age at diagnosis: 11.6 Mo
  • Median age at diagnosis*: 7 Mo
  • Minimum age at diagnosis: 0.7 Mo
  • Maximum age at diagnosis: 42.6 Mo

2008 Infants born in Virginia between January 1, 2008 and December 31, 2008

  • Number of Live Births: 104,990
  • Percent of Infants Screened Before 1 Month of Age: 93.1%
  • Percent of infants who did not pass the screening: 2.9%
  • Percent of infants who received follow-up: 78%
  • Percent of infants who passed screening, but at-risk for progressive or delayed-onset hearing loss: 1%
  • Number of children, born in 2007, who have been identified with hearing loss: 192
  • Average age at diagnosis: 11.5 Mo
  • Median age at diagnosis*: 5 Mo
  • Minimum age at diagnosis: 0.2 Mo
  • Maximum age at diagnosis: 55.8 Mo