Births with adequate prenatal care by race/ethnicity in District of Columbia

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

Definitions: Note: DC DOH has ceased to collect data on this indicator and now tracks births with prenatal care starting in the first trimester.

(Number) The number of births with adequate prenatal care, as defined by the Kessner Criteria.

(Percent) The percentage of births with adequate prenatal care out of all births for which care is recorded, within each race/ethnic group.

Data Source: DC Department of Health. Data tabulated by NeighborhoodInfo DC.

Footnotes: Race refers to the race of the mother.

S - data suppressed due to small numbers.

N/A - data on race/ethnicity not available.