Birth Outcome Analysis is a configuration of ArcMap that can be used by public health staff to understand birth outcome patterns and produce maps used to educate interested stakeholders.

Birth Outcome Analysis uses a methodology developed by USC- Medicaid Policy Research and Spatial Statistics Optimized Hot Spot Analysis tool to identify areas where there are higher incidents of low birth weight babies are born.


Birth Outcomes requires specific software.

Requirement Description
Map authoring
  • ArcMap 10.4 - 10.7 (Standard or Advanced)

What you get

When you download Birth Outcome Analysis, the download includes the following:

Directory Item Description
BOIMetadata.pdf A PDF with descriptive information about the data used in the analysis.
MapsandGeodatabase BirthOutcomes.mxd A map document used to analyze birth outcome patterns.
StateGovernment.gdb State Government geodatabase with sample data.

What's new

Below are the release dates and notes for Birth Outcome Analysis.

Date Description
March 2019
  • Support for ArcGIS 10.7
January 2018
  • Support for ArcGIS 10.6.
January 2017
  • Support for ArcGIS 10.5
September 2016
  • Sample data updated
February 2016
  • Support for ArcGIS 10.4
December 2014
  • Support for ArcGIS 10.3
June 2014
  • First release of Birth Outcome Analysis

Get started with Birth Outcome Analysis

Automated deployment option

This ArcGIS Solution can now be quickly deployed in your organization with the ArcGIS Solutions Deployment Tool.

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