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Topic: Low birthweight
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Low birthweight: Bronx, 2004-2014

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• In 2014, 1 in 11 babies (9.1% of live births) was low birthweight in Bronx. 
• Between 2004 and 2014, the rate of infants born low birthweight in Bronx declined 9%. 

Healthy people 2020

  • Low birthweight: reduce to no more than 7.8% of live births.

Footnotes

  • Low birthweight is less than 2500 grams (5 1/2 pounds).

Source

  • National Center for Health Statistics, final natality data.
  • Retrieved December 07, 2016, from www.marchofdimes.org/peristats.