Improve Maternal and Child Health

Percent of births pre-term

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Improve Maternal and Child Health

Progress

Preterm Births

bookmark Goal

Decrease preterm births by 20% (12% by 2020)

insightsData

YearValueMargin of Error
201014%
201113%
201213%
201312%
201412%
201512%
201613%

history_eduSource

Texas Department of State Health Services

mapGeography

San Antonio

infoDefinitions

Pre-terms (or premature) births are those occurring before 37 weeks of pregnancy.