Congenital Disease Screening in Newborn in California

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This dataset presents the count of newborns with congenital diseases by region and by State of California. Data is from the California Health and Human Services Open Data Portal.


The data in this dataset were collected from the California Newborn Screening program during the specified temporal coverage (2009-2014). The data is divided by regions of counties that combined have over 50,000 births. The enlisted disorders are the ones recommended for screening by the panel of the Secretary’s Advisory Committee on Heritable Disorders in Newborns and Children (SACHDNC), disorders with less than 6 cases not included. The dataset displays the count as well as the percentage of cases for the number of screened newborns.

The datasets used from CHHS Open Data Portal has been modified.

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California, United States


John Snow Labs; California Health and Human Services Open Data Portal;

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Genetic Disease Screening Program,California Department of Public Health. 2014. NewbornScreening-Disorders-California-2009-2014-CA-CDPH.csv.


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Newborn Screening For Congenital Disorders In California, California Regions Newborn Screening Results, California Newborn Congenital Disorders Screening Data

Disorder_NameName of the diseasestring-
RegionCalifornia regionstring-
Disorder_PercentPercent (%) of all disorders in region.numberlevel : Ratio
ScreenedNumber of newborns screened for the diseaseintegerlevel : Ratio
Case_CountNumber of newborns with the diseaseintegerlevel : Ratio
Cystic Fibrosis (CF)Los Angeles791568672
Other Rare DisordersLos Angeles291568624
Sickle Cell DiseaseCentral Coast536764819
Sickle Cell DiseaseLos Angeles22915686213
Other Rare DisordersCentral Coast636764822
Phenylketonuria (PKU)Los Angeles391568633
Sickle Cell DiseaseSouthern Coast954299548
Cystic Fibrosis (CF)Central Coast1336764852
Other Rare DisordersSouthern Coast454299524
Phenylketonuria (PKU)Central Coast336764813