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Preterm births in Alaska

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

Definitions: Number and percent of preterm births (less than 37 weeks gestation) among all live births
Gestational age is based upon the obstetrical estimate of gestation at delivery (OE).  All data are presented using the OE.

Data Source: Alaska Section of Health Analytics and Vital Records

Footnotes: Updated July 2019.