Indiana has the 10th worst overall infant mortality rate in the nation.
The Indiana Youth Institute says many factors contributing to high infant mortality are preventable, including smoking and obesity.
The Annie E. Casey Foundation ranks Indiana 30th nationally on the KIDS COUNT scorecard.
The percent of babies born in Indiana at a low birthweight is now above the national average.
March of Dimes gives Indiana a score of D for its number of pre-term births.