Births

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1. Live births and fertility

The number of live births in Redcar & Cleveland has reduced in the most recent years, with about 1,400 live births annually.  The general fertility rate is similar to England.

Live births and GFR trend, Redcar & Cleveland

 

Last updated: 22/11/17

2. Low birthweight

In Redcar & Cleveland, about 7% of births are low weight, defined as less than 2,500g.  This is similar to the England rate.

Low birth weight (all births) trend, Redcar & Cleveland

Source: Health & Social Care Information Centre (to 2013) / Public Health England

 

Last updated: 22/11/17