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

SABINE

ALL

298

9.4

182

7.7

60

16.7

56

7.1

F

144

13.2

98

12.2

27

25.9

19

0

M

154

5.8

84

2.4

33

9.1

37

10.8

ST BERNARD

ALL

683

8.8

406

5.7

184

15.8

93

8.6

F

325

8

197

7.1

83

10.8

45

6.7

M

358

9.5

209

4.3

101

19.8

48

10.4

ST CHARLES

ALL

670

9.7

408

7.1

212

14.6

50

10

F

335

13.1

213

10.8

103

18.5

19

10.5

M

335

6.3

195

3.1

109

11

31

9.7

ST HELENA

ALL

108

13

38

2.6

68

19.1

< 5

0

F

55

7.3

21

4.8

33

9.1

< 5

0

M

53

18.9

17

0

35

28.6

< 5

0

ST JAMES

ALL

264

13.6

116

10.3

144

16.7

< 5

0

F

127

11.8

71

11.3

55

12.7

< 5

0

M

137

15.3

45

8.9

89

19.1

< 5

0

ST JOHN

ALL

545

13.6

197

10.2

307

15.3

41

17.1

F

283

15.2

91

7.7

166

18.7

26

19.2

M

262

11.8

106

12.3

141

11.4

15

13.3

ST LANDRY

ALL

1310

9.6

648

6.8

601

13.1

61

4.9

F

669

11.7

316

7.6

314

16.6

39

5.1

M

641

7.5

332

6

287

9.4

22

4.6

ST MARTIN

ALL

719

9.2

415

8.4

270

10.7

34

5.9

F

368

11.7

206

9.2

146

15.1

16

12.5

M

351

6.6

209

7.7

124

5.7

18

0

ST MARY

ALL

765

9.8

372

7.5

274

14.6

119

5.9

F

359

10.9

171

8.2

139

17.3

49

2

M

406

8.9

201

7

135

11.9

70

8.6

ST TAMMANY

ALL

2843

9.5

2175

8.3

434

15.7

234

9.8

F

1365

10.6

1029

9.5

220

15

116

11.2

M

1478

8.6

1146

7.2

214

16.4

118

8.5

TANGIPAHOA

ALL

1929

11.5

1010

8.2

811

16.3

108

6.5

F

972

13.3

494

9.1

422

19.2

56

5.4

M

957

9.7

516

7.4

389

13.1

52

7.7

TENSAS

ALL

56

8.9

20

5

34

11.8

< 5

0

F

26

7.7

9

0

16

12.5

< 5

0

M

30

10

11

9.1

18

11.1

< 5

0

TERREBONNE

ALL

1702

9.3

1037

7

381

16.3

284

8.1

F

846

11.8

500

8

207

20.3

139

13

M

856

6.8

537

6.2

174

11.5

145

3.5

UNION

ALL

267

11.6

163

7.4

87

20.7

17

5.9

F

118

11.9

75

8

37

21.6

6

0

M

149

11.4

88

6.8

50

20

11

9.1

VERMILION

ALL

763

9.8

571

8.9

148

15.5

44

2.3

F

377

10.9

287

9.8

69

18.8

21

0

M

386

8.8

284

8.1

79

12.7

23

4.4

VERNON

ALL

1089

8.6

775

7.5

161

13.7

153

9.2

F

536

9.1

391

7.9

80

13.8

65

10.8

M

553

8.1

384

7

81

13.6

88

8

WASHINGTON

ALL

572

10.8

373

9.1

180

14.4

19

10.5

F

276

14.5

181

12.7

89

18

6

16.7

M

296

7.4

192

5.7

91

11

13

7.7

WEBSTER

ALL

497

13.9

268

13.4

209

15.3

20

5

F

249

14.9

136

14

104

17.3

9

0

M

248

12.9

132

12.9

105

13.3

11

9.1

W BATON ROUGE

ALL

362

12.4

206

10.2

141

14.9

15

20

F

174

10.9

95

7.4

70

15.7

9

11.1

M

188

13.8

111

12.6

71

14.1

6

33.3

WEST CARROLL

ALL

140

18.6

112

17.9

18

27.8

10

10

F

63

25.4

54

24.1

5

40

< 5

25

M

77

13

58

12.1

13

23.1

6

0

W FELICIANA

ALL

124

11.3

75

6.7

48

18.8

< 5

0

F

67

10.5

41

7.3

25

16

< 5

0

M

57

12.3

34

5.9

23

21.7

0

0

WINN

ALL

171

10.5

101

5.9

61

19.7

9

0

F

88

11.4

50

10

32

15.6

6

0

M

83

9.6

51

2

29

24.1

< 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