Pregnancy & Newborn Health Indicator

Low Birthweight (percent of live births)

2015-2019

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 8%
Allen 10%
Anderson 8%
Ballard 9%
Barren 8%
Bath 9%
Bell 10%
Boone 7%
Bourbon 8%
Boyd 10%
Boyle 8%
Bracken 10%
Breathitt 11%
Breckinridge 8%
Bullitt 8%
Butler 7%
Caldwell 9%
Calloway 7%
Campbell 8%
Carlisle 7%
Carroll 9%
Carter 8%
Casey 8%
Christian 9%
Clark 9%
Clay 11%
Clinton 10%
Crittenden 7%
Cumberland 8%
Daviess 8%
Edmonson 7%
Elliott 12%
Estill 8%
Fayette 9%
Fleming 6%
Floyd 11%
Franklin 10%
Fulton 10%
Gallatin 10%
Garrard 9%
Grant 10%
Graves 8%
Grayson 9%
Green 8%
Greenup 8%
Hancock 7%
Hardin 8%
Harlan 11%
Harrison 8%
Hart 8%
Henderson 12%
Henry 9%
Hickman 9%
Hopkins 9%
Jackson 10%
Jefferson 9%
Jessamine 9%
Johnson 10%
Kenton 9%
Knott 9%
Knox 12%
Larue 9%
Laurel 7%
Lawrence 9%
Lee 8%
Leslie 10%
Letcher 11%
Lewis 9%
Lincoln 10%
Livingston 6%
Logan 8%
Lyon 8%
Madison 9%
Magoffin 12%
Marion 10%
Marshall 9%
Martin 11%
Mason 8%
McCracken 9%
McCreary 10%
McLean 11%
Meade 7%
Menifee 10%
Mercer 8%
Metcalfe 9%
Monroe 10%
Montgomery 9%
Morgan 9%
Muhlenberg 9%
Nelson 7%
Nicholas 9%
Ohio 8%
Oldham 6%
Owen 8%
Owsley 9%
Pendleton 8%
Perry 10%
Pike 11%
Powell 8%
Pulaski 9%
Robertson 9%
Rockcastle 9%
Rowan 9%
Russell 9%
Scott 8%
Shelby 9%
Simpson 9%
Spencer 7%
Taylor 9%
Todd 9%
Trigg 8%
Trimble 9%
Union 13%
Warren 9%
Washington 9%
Wayne 9%
Webster 12%
Whitley 11%
Wolfe 9%
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.