Pregnancy & Newborn Health Indicator

Low Birthweight (percent of live births)

2011-2015

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