Greece - Low birthweight babies
Low-birthweight babies (% of births)
Low-birthweight babies (% of births) in Greece was 8.10 as of 1999. Its highest value over the past 21 years was 8.10 in 1999, while its lowest value was 4.50 in 1983.
Definition: Low-birthweight babies are newborns weighing less than 2,500 grams, with the measurement taken within the first hours of life, before significant postnatal weight loss has occurred.
Source: UNICEF, State of the World's Children, Childinfo, and Demographic and Health Surveys by Macro International.
Topic: Health Indicators