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Babies with Low Birth Weight

This indicator shows the percentage of births in which the newborn weighed less than 2,500 grams (5 pounds, 8 ounces).

Measurement Period: 2015
Value: 9.8
HP 2020 Target:Healthy People 2020 target: Reduce the proportion of babies born with a low birth weight to 7.8%.

County

9.8

State

8.6

National

HP 2020

7.8
  • 4.3
  • 8.3
  • 12.3

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Historical Data

  • Measurement Period Value
    2015 9.8
    2014 7.3
    2013 9.8
    2011 7.6
    2010 10.3

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