Infants Born at Low Birth Weight in Ohio

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Note: Non-consecutive years appear adjacent in the trend line
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The percentage of babies born weighing less than 5.5 pounds (2500 grams) at birth.

*Rates based on fewer than 10 births are unstable and not reported


Data Source: Ohio Department of Health, Center for Vital and Health Statistics. Data request.


Footnotes: Births for residents of some border counties may not be included in the 2005 data.