Premature Births Data

Premature births (when a baby is born before the 37th completed week of pregnancy) are presented on an annual basis. It can be used to identify trends and patterns in reproductive outcomes across time and space.

Measure Description:

  • The Premature Births Count is the number of live singleton births that occur at less than 37 weeks gestation.
  • The Premature Births Percent is the premature singleton births Count as a percent of all live singleton births.

Use the tabs to see the different data visualizations.

Measures are defined above the visualization. Additional help can be found in the Help Section.

To download a data table click on the Title Text of the data table, click "Download" on the right below the data visualization, click "Crosstab" from the listed file formats, and click "Download". A '.csv' file will then download and can be opened in a text or spreadsheet application.