St. Agnes Medical Center1303 E Herndon Ave, Fresno, CA
From 2005 to 2007, an average of 21 low-risk births out of every 100 were by cesarean section.
Owner: Trinity Health
Type: Not-for-profit hospital.
Low-income care: 17.60 percent of all the hospital's patients relied on indigent programs or Medicaid. (Calculated by number of patient-days in hospital)
Breast-feeding: 75.85 percent of the babies born here are exclusively breast-feeding.
Base C-section rate: From 2005 to 2007, an average of 33.20 out of every 100 births were by C-section (adjusted only for mother's age).
Risk-adjusted VBAC: 4.50 percent of women with a prior C-section had a vaginal birth.
Select County Census Stats
White persons, 2008: 81.2%
Black persons, 2008: 5.8%
American Indian and Alaska Native persons, 2008: 2.0%
Asian persons, 2008: 8.7%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander, 2008: 0.2%
Persons reporting two or more races, 2008: 2.1%
Persons of Hispanic or Latino origin, 2008: 48.7%
White persons not Hispanic, 2008: 35.4%
Language other than English spoken at home, age 5+, 2000: 41.0%
Persons per household, 2000: 3.09
Median household income, 2008: $43,534
Persons below poverty level, 2008: 22.1%
Credits: Agustin Armendariz, Brian Cragin, Chase Davis, Nathanael Johnson