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Low birthweight among singleton deliveries: Arizona, 2011-2014 Average

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• In 2019, the low birthweight rate among singletons (one baby) in Arizona was 5.9%. 
• While the overall low birthweight rate in Arizona increased more than 4% between 2009 and 2019, the percentage of singleton infants born low birthweight increased more than 3%. 

Healthy people 2030

  • 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 September 21, 2021, from www.marchofdimes.org/peristats.