Table 1.7a. Percentage of babies of low birthweight, by race/ethnicity: 2002
American Indian/Alaska Native1
1Includes Asian/Pacific Islanders and American Indian/Alaska Natives of Hispanic origin.
NOTE: Babies of low birthweight weigh less than 2,500 grams/5.5 pounds.
SOURCE: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), National Vital Statistics Reports, Births: Final Data for 2002, based on CDC, National Center for Health Statistics, Final Natality Statistics, 2002.