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Table 8 Percent of live births that are not weighed by world region

From: Global report on preterm birth and stillbirth (1 of 7): definitions, description of the burden and opportunities to improve data

World Region (UNICEF) Percent of Births NOT Weighed at Birth
South Asia 74
Sub-Saharan Africa 65
Middle East and North Africa 60
East Asia and Pacific 30
Latin America and Caribbean 17
  1. Source: Data from Blanc AK, Wardlaw T, 2005 [23]