License Statistics

Licenses Issued, Past 5 Calendar Years

Profession Title 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Midwife 80 58 53 83 58

Geographic Distribution*

As of January 1, 2019

County Number County Number County Number
Albany 14 Jefferson 7 Saratoga 14
Allegany 4 Kings 219 Schenectady 9
Bronx 26 Lewis 0 Schoharie 2
Broome 9 Livingston 4 Schuyler 1
Cattaraugus 4 Madison 2 Seneca 0
Cayuga 5 Monroe 45 Steuben 1
Chautauqua 4 Montgomery 2 St. Lawrence 5
Chemung 10 Nassau 57 Suffolk 57
Chenango 1 New York 123 Sullivan 0
Clinton 6 Niagara 7 Tioga 5
Columbia 0 Oneida 2 Tompkins 18
Cortland 2 Onondaga 31 Ulster 17
Delaware 1 Ontario 5 Warren 12
Dutchess 21 Orange 17 Washington 5
Erie 30 Orleans 0 Wayne 3
Essex 1 Oswego 3 Westchester 64
Franklin 3 Otsego 8 Wyoming 3
Fulton 4 Putnam 13 Yates 1
Genesee 7 Queens 47 NYS TOTAL 1,022
Greene 7 Rensselaer 10 OTHER US 175
Hamilton 0 Richmond 12 NON-US 4
Herkimer 3 Rockland 29 TOTAL 1,202

* 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: January 11, 2019