Rhode Island


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Location: Rhode Island
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Topic: Early prenatal care by race/ethnicity
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Early prenatal care by race/ethnicity: Rhode Island, 2008-2010 Average

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• In Rhode Island during 2008-2010 (average), white (88.4%) mothers had the highest rates of early prenatal care, followed by Hispanics (79.2%), American Indian/Alaska Natives (77.1%), Asian/Pacific Islanders (77.0%) and blacks (76.2%). 

Healthy people 2020

  • Early prenatal care: increase to at least 77.9% of live births.

Footnotes

  • All race categories exclude Hispanics.
  • Early prenatal care is pregnancy-related care beginning in the first trimester (1-3 months).

Source

  • National Center for Health Statistics, final natality data.
  • Retrieved April 22, 2018, from www.marchofdimes.org/peristats.