United States


Find maternal and infant health data on a state level, or by county or city. Narrow your results or compare with another region.
Search User Control
Location: United States
edit
Topic: Very low birthweight
edit
Format: HP 2020 Map - View Table
edit
slides (0)

Very low birthweight: United States, 2014

Percent of live births
RegionPercent
Alabama1.9
Alaska0.9
Arizona1.2
Arkansas1.4
California1.1
Colorado1.2
Connecticut1.4
Delaware1.8
District of Columbia2.1
Florida1.6
Georgia1.8
Hawaii1.3
Idaho1.0
Illinois1.5
Indiana1.4
Iowa1.2
Kansas1.3
Kentucky1.5
Louisiana1.9
Maine1.2
Maryland1.6
Massachusetts1.2
Michigan1.5
Minnesota1.1
Mississippi2.1
Missouri1.4
Montana1.2
Nebraska1.2
Nevada1.4
New Hampshire1.1
New Jersey1.5
New Mexico1.3
New York1.4
North Carolina1.7
North Dakota1.0
Ohio1.6
Oklahoma1.4
Oregon1.0
Pennsylvania1.4
Rhode Island1.4
South Carolina1.8
South Dakota1.0
Tennessee1.5
Texas1.4
United States1.4
Utah1.1
Vermont1.1
Virginia1.5
Washington1.0
West Virginia1.4
Wisconsin1.3
Wyoming1.3
Email to a friend We will never share or sell your email.
You can send to a max of 5 people.
Separate addresses with commas.
Privacy policy
 

Healthy people 2020

  • Very low birthweight: reduce to no more than 1.4% of live births.

Footnotes

  • Very low birthweight is less than 1500 grams (3 1/3 pounds).

Source

  • National Center for Health Statistics, final natality data.
  • Retrieved January 17, 2018, from www.marchofdimes.org/peristats.