Wyoming Cesarean Rates



Wyoming has the lowest NTSV cesarean rate in all 50 states and DC. In 2015, the NTSV rate (the cesarean rate of first-time moms with low-risk deliveries) was 17.8%, down from 21.4% in 2014.

Women with a previous cesarean had a 90.2% chance overall of having a repeat cesarean in 2014 according to the latest CDC data. If you are looking for a VBAC, you might need to research and travel to a large city to find a provider and hospital that will accommodate your preferences.

If you want hospital level rates, please contact your state's department of health or check out the links below.


Additional Resources:

Consumer Reports Maternity Ratings and Articles

The Leapfrog Group Maternity Ratings and Reports

If you don't see your hospital's rate on the Leapfrog Group web site, it's because they don't report their maternity data to the Leapfrog Hospital Survey. Take action! Ask them why not.



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Updated 1/2017