Essex County Percentage of pregnant women in WIC who were pre-pregnancy underweight (BMI less than 18.5)

Essex County Percentage of pregnant women in WIC who were pre-pregnancy underweight (BMI less than 18.5)

Essex County Percentage of pregnant women in WIC who were pre-pregnancy underweight (BMI less than 18.5)

  Crude Rate
Year Single Year 3-Year Average NYS exc. NYC
2006 4.2* 4.3
2007 3.7* 4.8 4.3
2008 6.4 5.4 4.1
2009 6.2 5.9 4.1
2010 5.2 5.7 4.1
2011 5.6 5.4 4.1
2012 5.3 4.1

*: Fewer than 10 events in the numerator, therefore the rate is unstable

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