Birth percent for mothers by low birthweight and mother's race/ethnicity in Nevada

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Note: Non-consecutive years appear adjacent in the trend line
because one or more years have been deselected.

Definitions: Low-birthweight babies are those weighing less than 2,500 grams (about 5.5 pounds) at birth.

Data Source: Nevada Department of Health and Human Services data, Office of Public Health Informatics and Epidemiology, Bureau of Health Statistics, Planning and Emergency Response, Nevada State Health Division.

Footnotes: 2013-2015 percentages were calculated by the Nevada Department of Health and Human Services. 
Updated April 2017.