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Low birthweight among singleton deliveries: United States, 2015

Percent of live births
RegionPercent
Alabama8.3
Alaska4.6
Arizona5.7
Arkansas7.4
California5.3
Colorado7.3
Connecticut5.9
Delaware7.7
District of Columbia7.7
Florida6.9
Georgia7.6
Hawaii7.0
Idaho5.0
Illinois6.4
Indiana6.3
Iowa5.0
Kansas5.3
Kentucky7.0
Louisiana8.6
Maine5.4
Maryland6.8
Massachusetts5.6
Michigan6.6
Minnesota4.8
Mississippi9.4
Missouri6.4
Montana5.5
Nebraska5.1
Nevada6.8
New Hampshire5.2
New Jersey6.1
New Mexico7.3
New York6.0
North Carolina7.4
North Dakota4.7
Ohio6.7
Oklahoma6.3
Oregon4.9
Pennsylvania6.5
Rhode Island5.8
South Carolina7.7
South Dakota4.7
Tennessee7.4
Texas6.5
United States6.3
Utah5.2
Vermont5.0
Virginia6.1
Washington5.0
West Virginia7.9
Wisconsin5.6
Wyoming6.7
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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 September 22, 2018, from www.marchofdimes.org/peristats.