Live Births by Birth Weight
and Race of Mother
Marquette County, Michigan 2015
Birth Weight Race
All RacesWhiteAll Other
Races
Total618  588  30  
Less than 7502  2  -
750 to 1,4994  3  1  
1,500 to 2,49945  44  1  
2,500 or Greater567  539  28  

Percent Distribution of Live Births by Birth Weight
and Race of Mother
Marquette County, Michigan 2015
Birth Weight Race
All RacesWhiteAll Other
Races
Total100.0100.0100.0
Less than 750**-
750 to 1,499***
1,500 to 2,4997.37.5*
2,500 or Greater91.791.793.3
Mean Weight3,298.23,304.83,285.3
Median Weight3,321.03,341.03,296.5

Live Births by Race of Mother
Marquette County, Michigan 2015
Birth Weight Race
All RacesWhiteAll Other
Races
Total618  588  30  


Notes:

-A dash indicates quantity zero.


Birth weight: Infant's weight in grams at the time of delivery.


Source: 2015 Geocoded Michigan Birth Certificate Registry.
Division for Vital Records & Health Statistics, Michigan Department of Health & Human Services