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National Birth Defects Dashboard


This tool is intended to explore rates of birth defects among select states and territories, by surveillance and demographic characteristics. Please first explore birth defects surveillance programs among states participating in this profile. When you are ready, please select "View data" to move to the national data dashboard. You can then view prevalence data by selecting from the multiple filters at the top. The figures below will display states and territories that meet the provided selection criteria. Clicking on a state will bring you to that state's data page.

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This profile was developed in partnership with the National Birth Defects Prevention Network.

Data Source: National Birth Defects Prevention Network, Major Birth Defects Data from Population-based Birth Defects Surveillance Programs in the United States, 2014-2018; sourced from