Percent of infants born at low birth weights, New Jersey, by year: Beginning 2010
Ratio: Percentage of live-born infants delivered with a birth weight of less than 2,500 grams (about 5 lbs, 8 oz).
Definition: Number of live-born infants with a birth weight of less than 2,500 grams born to resident mothers among all live births occurring in the same year.
Data Sources; (1) New Jersey Birth Certificate Database, (2) National Center for Health Statistics
|Name||Socrata field name||Column name in ||Data type||Description|
|Low Birth Weight Percentage||lowbirthweightpercentage||lowbirthweightpercentage||Number|