Babies born with low birthweight in New Jersey

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Definitions: Number and percentage of New Jersey babies born weighing less than 5.5 pounds, or less than 2,500 grams.

Data Source: New Jersey Department of Health, New Jersey State Health Assessment Data

Footnotes: UNKNOWN - New Jersey births where no county has been identified.

Data updated 3.18.21.