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Kentucky ranks 5th in the United States in cesarean deliveries and 8th in teen births.  The blue grass state also has mortality rates that are higher than the U.S. rates for the 10 leading causes of death in the U.S.

However, Kentucky has a lower homicide rate than the U.S. rate.

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Page last reviewed: June 6, 2014
Page last updated: June 6, 2014