| ||In St Louis city in 2010, 2.1% of live births were very low birthweight, 10.3% were moderately low birthweight and 87.5% were not low birthweight. |
| ||In 2010, 1 in 8 babies (12.5% of live births) was low birthweight in St Louis city. |
Healthy people 2020
Low birthweight: reduce to no more than 7.8% of live births.
Very low birthweight: reduce to no more than 1.4% of live births.
National Center for Health Statistics, final natality data.
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