Maternal, Child, and Family Health Services (MCFHS)



Maternal, Child and Family Health Services (MCFHS) compiles, analyzes, monitors and disseminates selected health indicators on women, children and families in the community. The health status of these populations can then be identified and addressed. If you have questions or would like assistance interpreting the statistics, please phone 619-692-8807 or send us an email.

Facilities where this Service is Offered:

Statistical Tables

MCFHS provides the tables below on the most commonly requested maternal and child health indicators. They include only San Diego County residents. Note that past years' statistics may be revised as updated data become available.


    Teen Births

    Prenatal Care

    Delivery Method


    Low Birth Weight

    Fetal Mortality

    Infant Mortality (based on separate death and birth files)

    Infant Mortality (based on linked death and birth files)

Additional Statistical Resources:


For more information, send us an email or phone 619-692-8807.