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Location: Mississippi
Topic: Late preterm by plurality
Format: Bar Graph
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Late preterm by plurality: Mississippi, 2014

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• Compared with singleton births, multiple births in Mississippi were about 5 times as likely to be late preterm in 2014. 
• Of all live births in Mississippi in 2014, 96.5% were singletons and 3.5% were multiple births. 


  • Multiple deliveries include twin, triplet and higher order deliveries.
  • Late preterm is between 34 and 36 weeks gestation.


  • National Center for Health Statistics, final natality data.
  • Retrieved October 21, 2016, from www.marchofdimes.org/peristats.