Table 23D
2011 Pregnancy Nutrition Surveillance (1)
Nation
Summary of Trends in Infant Health Indicators by Race/Ethnicity


Summary of Trends in Infant Health Indicators by Race/Ethnicity (2)
Birthweight
Race/Ethnicity Year

Number Included
in Analysis

Low (3)
%

High (4)
%

White, Not Hispanic 2011 357,034 7.1 8.1
2010 381,772 7.1 7.9
2009 427,687 7.2 7.9
2008 454,438 7.3 7.9
2007 432,839 7.4 7.9
2006 400,560 7.5 7.9
2005 348,061 7.5 7.9
2004 332,226 7.4 8.3
2003 313,259 7.4 8.6
2002 290,780 7.2 8.6
 
Black, Not Hispanic 2011 182,910 11.5 4.4
2010 189,187 11.7 4.2
2009 228,797 11.9 4.2
2008 257,399 11.8 4.1
2007 239,740 11.8 4.4
2006 219,479 11.8 4.4
2005 168,091 11.9 4.6
2004 160,560 11.6 4.7
2003 154,776 11.5 4.7
2002 141,637 11.4 4.7
 
Hispanic 2011 230,259 6.4 7.1
2010 250,251 6.4 6.8
2009 300,408 7.0 6.8
2008 311,473 6.8 6.8
2007 293,201 6.7 6.9
2006 284,322 6.9 6.9
2005 149,300 6.3 7.6
2004 144,387 6.2 7.8
2003 134,412 6.0 8.1
2002 116,561 5.7 8.2
 
American Indian/Alaska Native 2011 9,283 7.4 10.2
2010 9,476 7.4 9.3
2009 10,847 7.4 9.4
2008 10,200 7.4 9.3
2007 11,493 7.2 9.5
2006 10,322 7.6 9.4
2005 8,731 7.4 10.4
2004 8,552 7.1 10.0
2003 7,583 7.0 10.6
2002 6,570 6.7 10.9
 
Asian/Pacific Islander 2011 33,042 7.4 4.7
2010 31,968 7.8 4.9
2009 34,043 7.4 4.9
2008 35,232 7.6 4.7
2007 34,811 7.6 5.0
2006 31,476 7.8 5.2
2005 18,642 7.8 5.2
2004 16,274 7.9 5.7
2003 15,394 8.0 5.4
2002 16,669 7.9 5.8
 
Multiple Races 2011 12,853 8.0 7.0
2010 12,264 8.1 6.8
2009 12,426 8.0 6.6
2008 11,463 7.8 7.2
2007 9,848 8.2 7.2
2006 8,946 7.8 7.1
2005 4,160 7.9 7.2
2004 3,008 7.4 7.2
2003 1,994 8.3 7.0
2002 0 * *
 
All Other/Unknown 2011 2,948 6.8 6.8
2010 6,015 8.1 6.7
2009 3,937 7.5 7.5
2008 4,659 7.0 7.8
2007 17,178 5.9 8.1
2006 17,199 6.3 8.7
2005 24,713 6.9 7.9
2004 25,567 6.6 8.5
2003 8,314 7.5 8.1
2002 6,907 7.6 8.3
 
Total All Race/Ethnic Groups 2011 828,329 7.9 6.9
2010 880,933 8.0 6.7
2009 1,018,145 8.2 6.7
2008 1,084,864 8.2 6.6
2007 1,039,110 8.2 6.7
2006 972,304 8.3 6.8
2005 721,698 8.3 7.0
2004 690,574 8.1 7.3
2003 635,732 8.1 7.5
2002 579,124 8.0 7.5

Preterm (5)
Race/Ethnicity Year

Number Included
in Analysis

%

White, Not Hispanic 2011 345,190 9.4
2010 392,694 9.7
2009 421,770 10.0
2008 427,379 10.1
2007 387,312 10.7
2006 353,465 11.0
2005 308,339 11.5
2004 292,984 11.6
2003 307,196 10.4
2002 284,479 10.3
 
Black, Not Hispanic 2011 177,924 13.0
2010 213,098 13.0
2009 234,272 13.5
2008 239,228 13.8
2007 219,013 14.6
2006 196,468 14.8
2005 146,145 15.1
2004 140,122 15.0
2003 153,841 13.8
2002 141,208 14.1
 
Hispanic 2011 252,371 10.5
2010 281,061 10.8
2009 298,792 11.1
2008 295,364 11.9
2007 272,561 11.8
2006 260,326 12.1
2005 134,746 11.5
2004 136,909 11.4
2003 130,985 10.6
2002 114,915 10.6
 
American Indian/Alaska Native 2011 9,143 10.1
2010 9,718 10.5
2009 11,172 11.2
2008 9,493 12.6
2007 10,550 12.3
2006 9,219 12.5
2005 8,442 12.2
2004 8,792 12.1
2003 8,172 11.2
2002 7,221 10.9
 
Asian/Pacific Islander 2011 32,597 8.1
2010 33,542 9.0
2009 34,974 8.8
2008 34,056 9.2
2007 32,945 8.9
2006 29,431 9.2
2005 17,221 9.2
2004 14,953 9.6
2003 11,737 9.9
2002 10,029 10.2
 
Multiple Races 2011 12,597 9.1
2010 12,293 9.6
2009 12,329 9.6
2008 11,077 8.9
2007 8,496 9.7
2006 7,538 9.7
2005 3,821 8.0
2004 2,796 6.2
2003 0 *
2002 0 *
 
All Other/Unknown 2011 2,828 9.1
2010 5,880 9.8
2009 4,024 9.0
2008 4,675 9.8
2007 16,901 9.3
2006 16,886 9.1
2005 22,511 10.2
2004 24,587 10.7
2003 7,343 11.0
2002 6,136 10.9
 
Total All Race/Ethnic Groups 2011 832,650 10.5
2010 948,286 10.7
2009 1,017,333 11.1
2008 1,021,272 11.5
2007 947,778 11.9
2006 873,333 12.1
2005 641,225 12.2
2004 621,143 12.3
2003 619,274 11.3
2002 563,988 11.3

Full Term LBW (6)
Race/Ethnicity Year

Number Included
in Analysis

%

White, Not Hispanic 2011 306,984 3.0
2010 326,375 2.9
2009 360,523 2.9
2008 376,592 3.2
2007 361,773 3.3
2006 335,334 3.3
2005 291,243 3.4
2004 277,886 3.4
2003 263,631 3.5
2002 244,574 3.4
 
Black, Not Hispanic 2011 153,003 4.9
2010 156,172 5.1
2009 182,727 5.1
2008 203,375 5.3
2007 192,549 5.6
2006 177,338 5.6
2005 134,993 5.8
2004 129,601 5.9
2003 123,990 5.7
2002 113,263 5.6
 
Hispanic 2011 199,419 2.7
2010 214,342 2.6
2009 252,494 3.1
2008 255,128 2.8
2007 239,097 2.9
2006 231,089 3.0
2005 123,570 2.8
2004 117,247 2.7
2003 109,556 2.7
2002 96,461 2.5
 
American Indian/Alaska Native 2011 7,981 3.4
2010 8,043 3.0
2009 9,155 3.1
2008 8,069 2.8
2007 9,112 2.9
2006 8,143 3.2
2005 7,402 3.3
2004 7,104 3.3
2003 6,438 3.2
2002 5,554 3.2
 
Asian/Pacific Islander 2011 29,650 4.0
2010 28,320 4.0
2009 29,902 3.8
2008 30,426 3.8
2007 30,274 4.1
2006 27,282 4.2
2005 16,181 4.4
2004 13,908 4.7
2003 9,988 4.2
2002 8,437 4.1
 
Multiple Races 2011 11,257 4.1
2010 10,613 3.9
2009 10,746 4.0
2008 9,815 4.0
2007 8,475 4.3
2006 7,726 4.6
2005 3,566 4.8
2004 2,659 5.2
2003 0 *
2002 0 *
 
All Other/Unknown 2011 2,541 3.2
2010 5,242 3.3
2009 3,410 3.3
2008 4,042 3.1
2007 15,244 2.6
2006 15,257 2.7
2005 21,674 3.6
2004 21,821 2.9
2003 6,154 3.0
2002 5,142 3.1
 
Total All Race/Ethnic Groups 2011 710,835 3.4
2010 749,107 3.4
2009 848,957 3.5
2008 887,447 3.6
2007 856,524 3.7
2006 802,169 3.7
2005 598,629 3.9
2004 570,226 3.9
2003 519,757 3.8
2002 473,431 3.8

Ever Breastfed
Race/Ethnicity Year

Number Included
in Analysis

%

White, Not Hispanic 2011 330,543 67.9
2010 366,513 66.4
2009 410,630 64.4
2008 382,019 63.0
2007 371,124 61.9
2006 358,657 60.9
2005 310,739 59.8
2004 299,909 58.3
2003 274,143 56.6
2002 291,463 53.7
 
Black, Not Hispanic 2011 163,842 62.4
2010 199,619 58.5
2009 226,342 56.8
2008 218,523 55.1
2007 213,264 54.0
2006 201,720 53.7
2005 153,217 50.3
2004 147,765 46.8
2003 143,663 45.0
2002 145,743 42.8
 
Hispanic 2011 216,489 79.1
2010 248,635 78.2
2009 298,228 77.0
2008 294,460 75.8
2007 281,735 75.7
2006 271,656 75.5
2005 142,668 78.3
2004 149,868 74.7
2003 133,951 75.1
2002 119,193 74.6
 
American Indian/Alaska Native 2011 9,134 68.9
2010 9,315 68.8
2009 11,042 66.0
2008 9,652 65.5
2007 10,479 64.1
2006 9,837 62.3
2005 7,989 57.8
2004 8,536 59.9
2003 6,911 56.0
2002 6,134 56.6
 
Asian/Pacific Islander 2011 30,726 72.1
2010 32,071 70.0
2009 35,083 67.4
2008 33,727 65.0
2007 33,230 63.0
2006 29,651 63.6
2005 16,324 66.1
2004 12,596 63.8
2003 11,720 61.3
2002 14,128 63.3
 
Multiple Races 2011 12,392 71.3
2010 12,009 69.5
2009 12,084 69.4
2008 10,066 70.1
2007 9,440 68.6
2006 8,667 68.4
2005 3,188 71.3
2004 697 60.7
2003 0 *
2002 0 *
 
All Other/Unknown 2011 2,665 77.2
2010 3,649 80.6
2009 3,727 77.3
2008 4,533 77.2
2007 17,001 76.8
2006 17,267 76.1
2005 25,379 68.4
2004 24,738 72.7
2003 7,009 66.6
2002 7,008 64.7
 
Total All Race/Ethnic Groups 2011 765,791 70.1
2010 871,811 68.2
2009 997,136 66.7
2008 952,980 65.4
2007 936,273 64.7
2006 897,455 64.2
2005 659,504 62.1
2004 644,109 60.1
2003 577,397 58.2
2002 583,669 55.6
(1) Reporting period is January 1 through December 31.
(2) Excludes data with errors.
(3) <2500 g.
(4) >4000 g.
(5) <37 weeks gestation.
(6) 37 or more weeks gestation and <2500 g.
* Percentages are not calculated if <100 records are available for analysis after exclusions.