License Statistics

Licenses Issued, Past 5 Calendar Years

Profession Title 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020
Midwife 53 83 58 75 70

Geographic Distribution*

As of July 1, 2021

County Number County Number County Number
Albany 13 Jefferson 8 Saratoga 17
Allegany 3 Kings 220 Schenectady 6
Bronx 21 Lewis 0 Schoharie 3
Broome 8 Livingston 4 Schuyler 1
Cattaraugus 5 Madison 3 Seneca 1
Cayuga 4 Monroe 54 Steuben 2
Chautauqua 4 Montgomery 4 St. Lawrence 5
Chemung 12 Nassau 66 Suffolk 62
Chenango 2 New York 130 Sullivan 1
Clinton 5 Niagara 5 Tioga 5
Columbia 1 Oneida 2 Tompkins 15
Cortland 2 Onondaga 31 Ulster 19
Delaware 1 Ontario 9 Warren 15
Dutchess 26 Orange 19 Washington 4
Erie 33 Orleans 0 Wayne 3
Essex 1 Oswego 3 Westchester 60
Franklin 2 Otsego 8 Wyoming 3
Fulton 4 Putnam 10 Yates 0
Genesee 7 Queens 58 NYS TOTAL 1,080
Greene 7 Rensselaer 14 OTHER US 203
Hamilton 0 Richmond 11 NON-US 5
Herkimer 2 Rockland 31 TOTAL 1,288

* County of location reflects the licensee's primary mailing address on record with the State Education Department. Licensees must be registered in order to practice or use the professional title within New York State; being registered, however, does not necessarily mean the licensee is actively engaged in practice.

Last Updated: August 4, 2021