TABLE 3.

Pregnancy and Birth Outcomes

IndicatorChildren Who Are PoorChildren Who Are Not PoorRatio Poor/Nonpoor
Low birth weight rate (<2500 g)10/1000 births6/1000 births1.7
Infant mortality14/1000 births8/1000 births1.7
Female adolescent has newborn out of wedlock11.0%3.6%2.1