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Birthweight by Age of Mother

West Virginia Resident Births, 1996

Table 8

Birthweight Age of Mother Total
10-14
Years
15-17
Years
18-19
Years
20-24
Years
25-29
Years
30-34
Years
35-39
Years
40-44
Years
45 and
Over

Unk.
Less than 1,000 Grams
(Less than 2.205 lbs.)
1 11 21 30 28 24 11 1 0 0 127
1,000 - 1,499 Grams
(2.205 - 3.305 lbs.)
0 9 21 32 31 24 13 1 1 0 132
1,500 - 1,999 Grams
(3.307 - 4.407 lbs.)
0 22 38 96 74 48 33 4 0 0 315
2,000 - 2,499 Grams
(4.409 - 5.509 lbs.)
1 68 128 347 277 170 75 17 1 0 1,084
2,500 - 2,999 Grams
(5.512 - 6.612 lbs.)
5 251 434 1,211 843 506 186 39 1 1 3,477
3,000 - 3,499 Grams
(6.614 - 7.714 lbs.)
20 458 882 2,535 2,062 1,203 434 68 7 3 7,672
3,500 - 3,999 Grams
(7.716 - 8.816 lbs.)
12 278 583 1,835 1,705 1,005 380 60 2 1 5,861
4,000 - 4,499 Grams
(8.819 - 9.919 lbs.)
2 53 128 476 579 344 129 28 2 0 1,741
4,500 or more Grams
(9.921 or more lbs.)
0 8 26 94 96 72 33 1 0 0 330
Unknown 0 0 1 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 5
Total 41 1,158 2,262 6,657 5,696 3,397 1,295 219 14 5 20,744


West Virginia Bureau for Public Health
Health Statistics Center, 1998


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Health Statistics Center
Office of Epidemiology and Health Promotion
West Virginia Bureau for Public Health
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Last updated February 2, 1998.