Pregnancy & Newborn Health Indicator

Low Birthweight (percent of live births)

2014-2018

State Percent
Kentucky 9%
Area Development District Percent
Barren River 8%
Big Sandy 11%
Bluegrass 9%
Buffalo Trace 8%
Cumberland Valley 10%
FIVCO 9%
Gateway 9%
Green River 9%
Kentucky River 10%
KIPDA 9%
Lake Cumberland 9%
Lincoln Trail 8%
Northern Kentucky 8%
Pennyrile 9%
Purchase 8%
County Percent
Adair 9%
Allen 11%
Anderson 8%
Ballard 9%
Barren 8%
Bath 8%
Bell 11%
Boone 7%
Bourbon 8%
Boyd 10%
Boyle 8%
Bracken 10%
Breathitt 11%
Breckinridge 8%
Bullitt 8%
Butler 7%
Caldwell 8%
Calloway 7%
Campbell 8%
Carlisle 5%
Carroll 9%
Carter 8%
Casey 8%
Christian 9%
Clark 9%
Clay 11%
Clinton 9%
Crittenden 8%
Cumberland 9%
Daviess 8%
Edmonson 6%
Elliott 10%
Estill 8%
Fayette 9%
Fleming 8%
Floyd 10%
Franklin 10%
Fulton 10%
Gallatin 9%
Garrard 9%
Grant 9%
Graves 8%
Grayson 8%
Green 8%
Greenup 8%
Hancock 7%
Hardin 8%
Harlan 10%
Harrison 8%
Hart 8%
Henderson 11%
Henry 8%
Hickman 8%
Hopkins 8%
Jackson 10%
Jefferson 9%
Jessamine 9%
Johnson 10%
Kenton 9%
Knott 9%
Knox 11%
Larue 9%
Laurel 8%
Lawrence 9%
Lee 8%
Leslie 11%
Letcher 12%
Lewis 9%
Lincoln 10%
Livingston 7%
Logan 8%
Lyon 8%
Madison 9%
Magoffin 12%
Marion 9%
Marshall 8%
Martin 12%
Mason 8%
McCracken 9%
McCreary 10%
McLean 11%
Meade 8%
Menifee 9%
Mercer 9%
Metcalfe 7%
Monroe 9%
Montgomery 9%
Morgan 11%
Muhlenberg 8%
Nelson 8%
Nicholas 9%
Ohio 8%
Oldham 7%
Owen 9%
Owsley 9%
Pendleton 8%
Perry 10%
Pike 11%
Powell 9%
Pulaski 9%
Robertson 7%
Rockcastle 10%
Rowan 9%
Russell 9%
Scott 8%
Shelby 8%
Simpson 9%
Spencer 9%
Taylor 9%
Todd 9%
Trigg 8%
Trimble 9%
Union 12%
Warren 9%
Washington 8%
Wayne 9%
Webster 11%
Whitley 11%
Wolfe 10%
Woodford 8%

Data Sources:

Kentucky State Data Center - Vital Statistics

Description: Kentucky State Data Center analysis of records from the Kentucky Department for Public Health Office of Vital Statistics.