Pregnancy & Newborn Health Indicator

Low Birthweight (percent of live births)

2013-2017

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