2016 Summary of Infants Not Passing Hearing Screening Diagnosed Before 3 Months of Age

October 2019

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Data Source: 2016 CDC EHDI Hearing Screening & Follow-up Survey (HSFS) (www.cdc.gov/ncbddd/hearingloss/ehdi-data.html)

2016 Summary of Infants Not Passing Hearing Screening Diagnosed Before 3 Months of Age
State / Territory (n = 56) Total Screened Total Not Pass No Hearing Loss No Hearing Loss Diagnosed Before 3 Months of Age Hearing Loss Hearing Loss Diagnosed Before 3 Months of Age Prevalence per 1,000 Screened Total Diagnosed (Includes cases of normal hearing and hearing loss) Total Diagnosed Before 3 Months of Age (Includes cases of normal hearing and hearing loss) Percent Diagnosed Before 3 Months of Age among the Diagnosed (Includes cases of normal hearing and hearing loss) Percent Diagnosed Before 3 Months of Age among those Not Passing the Screen (Includes cases of normal hearing and hearing loss)
Alabama 49,349 2385 380 380 114 48 2.3 494 428 86.6 17.9
Alaska* 10,699 135 61 35 19 15 1.8 80 50 62.5 37.0
American Samoa* 1,002 88 21 11 2 2 2.0 23 13 56.5 14.8
Arizona* 84,555 865 267 189 203 137 2.4 470 326 69.4 37.7
Arkansas* 36,379 429 39 15 43 19 1.2 82 34 41.5 7.9
California 479,435 2872 1037 516 1023 688 2.1 2,060 1,204 58.4 41.9
Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands* 1,199 32 1 1 2 2 1.7 3 3 100.0 9.4
Connecticut 37,136 480 317 278 82 58 2.2 399 336 84.2 70.0
Delaware* 11,067 162 26 0 17 0 1.5 43 0 0.0 0.0
District of Columbia 13,078 601 44 27 9 5 0.7 53 32 60.4 5.3
Florida* 218,376 9341 8048 7068 287 155 1.3 8,335 7,223 86.7 77.3
Georgia* 126,383 1541 608 427 217 149 1.7 825 576 69.8 37.4
Guam* 2,983 77 9 1 3 0 1.0 12 1 8.3 1.3
Hawaii* 17,841 165 55 47 71 55 4.0 126 102 81.0 61.8
Idaho* 21,844 476 268 237 31 23 1.4 299 260 87.0 54.6
Illinois 148,242 1648 674 545 304 191 2.1 978 736 75.3 44.7
Indiana* 77,707 2869 2052 1606 119 85 1.5 2,171 1,691 77.9 58.9
Iowa* 38,557 498 228 152 73 41 1.9 301 193 64.1 38.8
Kansas* 38,902 797 609 516 69 10 1.8 678 526 77.6 66.0
Kentucky* 52,170 1428 1042 853 99 5 1.9 1,141 858 75.2 60.1
Louisiana 62,467 2963 2071 1859 90 39 1.4 2,161 1,898 87.9 64.1
Maine* 12,192 151 103 63 13 32 1.1 116 95 81.9 62.9
Marshall Islands* 988 30 11 4 11 5 11.1 22 9 40.9 30.0
Maryland* 69,279 1015 724 528 92 50 1.3 816 578 70.8 56.9
Massachusetts 71,364 1327 993 893 175 140 2.5 1,168 1,033 88.4 77.8
Michigan* 110,698 1248 392 199 175 102 1.6 567 301 53.1 24.1
Micronesia 1,612 88 0 0 1 0 0.6 1 0 0.0 0.0
Mississippi 36,299 627 324 245 44 11 1.2 368 256 69.6 40.8
Missouri 74,350 1151 624 575 100 91 1.3 724 666 92.0 57.9
Montana* 12,053 301 44 24 21 9 1.7 65 33 50.8 11.0
Nebraska* 26,949 199 88 44 62 44 2.3 150 88 58.7 44.2
Nevada 34,645 495 220 139 49 24 1.4 269 163 60.6 32.9
New Hampshire* 11,985 399 273 205 20 8 1.7 293 213 72.7 53.4
New Jersey* 99,788 717 248 163 140 78 1.4 388 241 62.1 33.6
New Mexico* 22,662 372 183 121 43 19 1.9 226 140 61.9 37.6
New York 228,058 2629 665 447 322 172 1.4 987 619 62.7 23.5
North Carolina* 121,978 912 222 112 217 122 1.8 439 234 53.3 25.7
North Dakota* 12,853 314 62 29 13 8 1.0 75 37 49.3 11.8
Ohio 135,504 3857 2502 2218 202 127 1.5 2,704 2,345 86.7 60.8
Oklahoma* 50,700 732 0 0 102 58 2.0 102 58 56.9 7.9
Oregon* 44,945 1289 999 750 111 72 2.5 1,110 822 74.1 63.8
Palau* 212 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 n/a n/a
Pennsylvania* 132,996 1166 517 385 165 108 1.2 682 493 72.3 42.3
Puerto Rico* 26,742 758 407 234 27 11 1.0 434 245 0.0 0.0
Rhode Island* 10,478 306 137 89 38 21 3.6 175 110 62.9 35.9
South Carolina 52,427 950 336 290 113 78 2.2 449 368 82.0 38.7
South Dakota 12,719 254 22 17 30 26 2.4 52 43 82.7 16.9
Tennessee* 85,440 4316 3315 2974 136 47 1.6 3,451 3,021 87.5 70.0
Texas 391,173 5479 1348 823 437 196 1.1 1,785 1,019 57.1 18.6
Utah* 51,109 449 250 198 105 95 2.1 355 293 82.5 65.3
Vermont* 5,529 21 10 10 8 8 1.4 18 18 100.0 85.7
Virginia 99,477 1383 752 59 152 87 1.5 904 146 16.2 10.6
Washington* 87,988 1061 431 232 187 104 2.1 618 336 54.4 31.7
West Virginia*± 19,331 624 96 83 4 3 0.2 100 86 86.0 13.8
Wisconsin* 65,310 639 323 239 125 65 1.9 448 304 67.9 47.6
Wyoming* 6,580 45 20 16 20 15 3.0 40 31 77.5 68.9
Totals 3,755,784 65,156 34,498 27,171 6,337 3,763 1.7 40,835 30,934 75.8 47.5

Notes:

*Jurisdiction reported using revised “Parents/Family Contacted but Unresponsive” definition.

±Data reported may be incomplete.

Formulas

Prevalence: (# Hearing Loss / # Total Screened) x 1,000

Percent Diagnosed Before 3 Months of Age among the Diagnosed: (# Total Diagnosed Before 3 Months of Age / # Total Diagnosed) * 100

Percent Diagnosed Before 3 Months of Age among those Not Passing the Screen: (# Total Diagnosed Before 3 Months of Age / # Total Not Pass) * 100

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