Pregnancy & Newborn Health Indicator

Low Birthweight (percent of live births)

2012-2016

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