Birth Weights Under 2500 Grams As a Percentage of Total Births - Page 1 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

STATE

ALL

62913

10.9

33302

8.1

23739

15.7

5872

8

F

30834

12

16215

8.7

11762

17.4

2857

8.4

M

32079

9.9

17087

7.4

11977

14

3015

7.6

ACADIA

ALL

904

10.1

658

6.5

212

21.7

34

5.9

F

447

11.6

325

8

107

23.4

15

6.7

M

457

8.5

333

5.1

105

20

19

5.3

ALLEN

ALL

356

9.8

268

8.6

65

15.4

23

8.7

F

163

13.5

130

10.8

27

25.9

6

16.7

M

193

6.7

138

6.5

38

7.9

17

5.9

ASCENSION

ALL

1707

9.7

1095

7.7

458

15.1

154

8.4

F

811

10.9

507

8.5

228

16.7

76

9.2

M

896

8.7

588

7

230

13.5

78

7.7

ASSUMPTION

ALL

266

9.4

152

4.6

105

17.1

9

0

F

131

10.7

82

4.9

46

21.7

< 5

0

M

135

8.2

70

4.3

59

13.6

6

0

AVOYELLES

ALL

569

10.4

354

6.5

197

16.8

18

16.7

F

260

10

158

5.1

94

16

8

37.5

M

309

10.7

196

7.7

103

17.5

10

0

BEAUREGARD

ALL

477

8.8

402

8.2

50

14

25

8

F

240

9.2

202

7.9

26

15.4

12

16.7

M

237

8.4

200

8.5

24

12.5

13

0

BIENVILLE

ALL

137

12.4

80

5

51

23.5

6

16.7

F

75

12

37

0

33

27.3

5

0

M

62

12.9

43

9.3

18

16.7

< 5

100

BOSSIER

ALL

1738

10.3

1141

9

393

15.5

204

7.4

F

876

11.1

572

9.3

214

15.9

90

11.1

M

862

9.5

569

8.8

179

15.1

114

4.4

CADDO

ALL

3815

14.6

1400

10.3

2186

17.7

229

12.2

F

1867

16.9

701

10.8

1048

21

118

16.1

M

1948

12.5

699

9.7

1138

14.6

111

8.1

CALCASIEU

ALL

2704

9.3

1725

8

816

12.1

163

9.2

F

1364

10.2

868

9.2

416

11.8

80

12.5

M

1340

8.4

857

6.8

400

12.5

83

6

CALDWELL

ALL

119

5

93

5.4

23

4.4

< 5

0

F

49

2

42

2.4

6

0

< 5

0

M

70

7.1

51

7.8

17

5.9

< 5

0

CAMERON

ALL

65

3.1

56

1.8

< 5

0

7

14.3

F

34

2.9

27

0

< 5

0

5

20

M

31

3.2

29

3.5

-

-

< 5

0

CATAHOULA

ALL

144

13.2

101

15.8

42

7.1

< 5

0

F

71

15.5

51

17.7

19

10.5

< 5

0

M

73

11

50

14

23

4.4

-

-

CLAIBORNE

ALL

173

16.8

70

10

96

21.9

7

14.3

F

97

15.5

39

10.3

56

19.6

< 5

0

M

76

18.4

31

9.7

40

25

5

20

CONCORDIA

ALL

222

17.6

116

15.5

103

19.4

< 5

33.3

F

116

18.1

54

14.8

60

20

< 5

50

M

106

17

62

16.1

43

18.6

< 5

0

DESOTO

ALL

332

11.5

176

8

140

15.7

16

12.5

F

155

12.9

81

12.4

65

13.9

9

11.1

M

177

10.2

95

4.2

75

17.3

7

14.3

E BATON ROUGE

ALL

6115

12.4

2099

8

3364

16

652

7.7

F

2993

13.1

1016

8

1663

16.8

314

9.9

M

3122

11.7

1083

8

1701

15.2

338

5.6

EAST CARROLL

ALL

128

21.1

16

6.3

111

22.5

< 5

100

F

61

23

8

0

53

26.4

-

-

M

67

19.4

8

12.5

58

19

< 5

100

E FELICIANA

ALL

218

11.9

115

10.4

100

14

< 5

0

F

103

12.6

53

11.3

50

14

-

-

M

115

11.3

62

9.7

50

14

< 5

0

EVANGELINE

ALL

461

9.1

290

5.5

159

15.1

12

16.7

F

224

9.4

136

8.1

82

12.2

6

0

M

237

8.9

154

3.3

77

18.2

6

33.3

FRANKLIN

ALL

266

13.9

142

7.8

122

21.3

< 5

0

F

144

14.6

78

9

65

21.5

< 5

0

M

122

13.1

64

6.3

57

21.1

< 5

0

GRANT

ALL

251

8.4

218

8.3

25

8

8

12.5

F

110

10.9

92

10.9

16

12.5

< 5

0

M

141

6.4

126

6.4

9

0

6

16.7

IBERIA

ALL

1095

11.1

583

8.1

421

16.4

91

6.6

F

541

12.8

282

8.2

211

20.9

48

4.2

M

554

9.6

301

8

210

11.9

43

9.3

IBERVILLE

ALL

362

15.5

153

15

202

15.8

7

14.3

F

184

15.2

78

12.8

103

17.5

< 5

0

M

178

15.7

75

17.3

99

14.1

< 5

25

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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