Birth Weights Under 2500 Grams As a Percentage of Total Births - Page 2 of 3

BY PARISH OF RESIDENCE, RACE OF MOTHER, AND SEX OF CHILD

LOUISIANA, 2013*


 SEX

ALL BIRTHS

WHITE

BLACK

OTHER

TOTAL

PERCENT

TOTAL

PERCENT

TOTAL

PERCENT

TOTAL

PERCENT

JACKSON

ALL

164

15.9

100

13

60

20

< 5

25

F

85

14.1

49

12.2

32

15.6

< 5

25

M

79

17.7

51

13.7

28

25

-

-

JEFFERSON

ALL

5573

9.9

2353

7.2

1810

14.8

1410

8

F

2667

10.5

1131

7.6

871

16.9

665

6.9

M

2906

9.3

1222

6.8

939

12.8

745

9

JEFF DAVIS

ALL

417

9.8

352

8.2

60

20

5

0

F

207

11.1

175

8

30

30

< 5

0

M

210

8.6

177

8.5

30

10

< 5

0

LAFAYETTE

ALL

3486

8.4

2112

6.1

1060

13.2

314

7.3

F

1727

9

1044

6

516

15.7

167

6.6

M

1759

7.7

1068

6.1

544

10.9

147

8.2

LAFOURCHE

ALL

1260

8.7

868

7.5

222

14.9

170

7.1

F

626

9.7

417

7.7

124

15.3

85

11.8

M

634

7.7

451

7.3

98

14.3

85

2.4

LASALLE

ALL

177

9.6

158

10.1

17

5.9

< 5

0

F

77

9.1

69

8.7

7

14.3

< 5

0

M

100

10

89

11.2

10

0

< 5

0

LINCOLN

ALL

580

11.4

242

9.9

281

13.9

57

5.3

F

290

11.7

121

8.3

141

15.6

28

7.1

M

290

11

121

11.6

140

12.1

29

3.5

LIVINGSTON

ALL

1864

8.5

1634

8.2

130

14.6

100

6

F

930

8

817

8.2

67

10.5

46

0

M

934

9.1

817

8.2

63

19.1

54

11.1

MADISON

ALL

153

20.3

28

21.4

120

20.8

5

0

F

71

18.3

14

14.3

56

19.6

< 5

0

M

82

22

14

28.6

64

21.9

< 5

0

MOREHOUSE

ALL

357

10.6

147

8.2

201

11.4

9

33.3

F

169

12.4

68

10.3

97

13.4

< 5

25

M

188

9

79

6.3

104

9.6

5

40

NATCHITOCHES

ALL

549

11.8

245

6.9

273

17.2

31

3.2

F

276

12.7

125

8

137

18.3

14

0

M

273

11

120

5.8

136

16.2

17

5.9

ORLEANS

ALL

4843

12.5

1306

8.7

3056

15

481

6.9

F

2329

14

616

10.1

1459

17.2

254

5.5

M

2514

11.1

690

7.4

1597

13

227

8.4

OUACHITA

ALL

2245

12.9

1075

9.7

1106

16.5

64

4.7

F

1107

13.8

510

11.2

563

16.9

34

2.9

M

1138

12

565

8.3

543

16

30

6.7

PLAQUEMINES

ALL

284

9.2

170

7.7

69

15.9

45

4.4

F

137

6.6

79

8.9

33

6.1

25

0

M

147

11.6

91

6.6

36

25

20

10

POINTE COUPEE

ALL

262

8.8

138

3.6

116

14.7

8

12.5

F

125

11.2

63

4.8

58

19

< 5

0

M

137

6.6

75

2.7

58

10.3

< 5

25

RAPIDES

ALL

1788

11.9

984

7.2

700

18.7

104

9.6

F

877

13

471

7.4

352

20.7

54

11.1

M

911

10.8

513

7

348

16.7

50

8

RED RIVER

ALL

126

12.7

73

9.6

51

17.7

< 5

0

F

55

12.7

33

9.1

20

20

< 5

0

M

71

12.7

40

10

31

16.1

-

-

RICHLAND

ALL

281

13.2

143

9.1

131

18.3

7

0

F

139

14.4

66

9.1

67

20.9

6

0

M

142

12

77

9.1

64

15.6

< 5

0

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* 2013 DATA IS PRELIMINARY

NUMBERS LESS THAN 5 ARE SUPPRESSED TO PROTECT THE CONFIDENTIALITY OF THE RECORDS

Source: Louisiana Department of Health Vital Records, http://www.dhh.la.gov/index.cfm/subhome/21