YearSingleton Weight Gain of Mother
Weight Gain LowWeight Gain NormalWeight Gain High
NumberPercentNumberPercentNumberPercent
Number & Percent of Live Births by Weight Gain of Mother and by Year,
Macomb County, Michigan 1989-2018
19899,816  ---  ------  ------  ---
199010,214  ---  ------  ------  ---
199110,015  ---  ------  ------  ---
19929,562  ---  ------  ------  ---
19939,414  ---  ------  ------  ---
19949,529  ---  ------  ------  ---
19959,498  ---  ------  ------  ---
19969,674  ---  ------  ------  ---
19979,541  ---  ------  ------  ---
19989,622  ---  ------  ------  ---
19999,638  ---  ------  ------  ---
200010,004  ---  ------  ------  ---
20019,754  ---  ------  ------  ---
20029,704  ---  ------  ------  ---
20039,959  ---  ------  ------  ---
20049,748  ---  ------  ------  ---
20059,649  ---  ------  ------  ---
20069,721  ---  ------  ------  ---
20079,467  ---  ------  ------  ---
20089,353  1,518  16.22,720  29.14,371  46.7
20098,935  1,367  15.32,441  27.34,134  46.3
20108,779  1,263  14.42,185  24.93,805  43.3
20118,713  1,341  15.42,181  25.03,722  42.7
20128,725  1,274  14.62,098  24.03,708  42.5
20139,025  1,316  14.62,175  24.13,872  42.9
20148,975  1,295  14.42,131  23.73,944  43.9
20159,040  1,307  14.52,202  24.43,964  43.8
20169,034  1,393  15.42,238  24.83,897  43.1
20178,876  1,492  16.82,321  26.13,968  44.7
20188,835  1,360  15.42,285  25.93,806  43.1

Notes:

--- Triple dashes indicates that the data is not available. Certain birth variables, such as those related to weight gain, BMI, WIC, breastfeeding, infections, tobacco use, chronic conditions and other variables, were not collected before 2008.
Weight Gain Low
Weight gain is considered low if it falls below the IOM recommended range of weight gain.
Weight Gain Normal
Weight gain is considered normal if it is within the IOM recommended range of weight gain.
Weight Gain High
Weight gain is considered high if it rises above the IOM recommended range of weight gain.

Source: 1989 Michigan Birth Certificate Registry;1990-2018 Geocoded Michigan Birth Certificate Registries.
Division for Vital Records & Health Statistics, Michigan Department of Health & Human Services