| ||During 2008-2010 (average), the low birthweight rate in Tulsa city was highest for black infants (15.1%), followed by Native Americans (8.7%), whites (8.5%), Hispanics (7.2%) and Asians (5.8%). |
| ||Black infants (15.1%) were about 3 times as likely as Asian infants (5.8%) to be born low birthweight during 2008-2010 (average) |
Healthy people 2020
Low birthweight: reduce to no more than 7.8% of live births.
National Center for Health Statistics, final natality data.
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