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Indiana State Department of Health

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Reported Pregnancies by Age of Mother
Indiana (1999) vs. United States (1996)

AGE OF
MOTHER

INDIANA (1999)  

UNITED STATE (1996)

Total 97,664   Total 6,240,000
10-14 236   10-14 26,000
15-17 4,260   15-17 372,000
18-19 9,209   18-19 521,000
20-24 28,503   20-24 1,570,000
25-29 27,597   25-29 1,617,000
30-34 18,266   30-34 1,312,000
35-39 7,950   35-39 683,000
40-44 1,428   40+ 140,000
45+ 70      
Unknown 145      

Reported Pregnancy Rates by Age of Mother
Indiana (1999) vs. United States (1996)

AGE OF
MOTHER

INDIANA (1999)  

UNITED STATE (1996)

Total 74.0   Total 104.7
10-14 1.1   10-14 2.8
15-19 62.1   15-19 98.7
20-24 144.7   20-24 183.3
25-29 134.1   25-29 170.7
30-34 85.4   30-34 122.5
35-39 32.9   35-39 60.4
40-44 5.9   40+ 13.4
45-49 0.3      

Note: Reported pregnancies include live births, fetal deaths and terminated pregnancies that occurred in Indiana to Indiana residents. Rate per 1,000 females in age group

Sources: Indiana State Department of Health, Epidemiology Resource Center, Data Analysis Team.

S. J. Ventura, W. D. Mosher, S. C. Curtin, J. C. Abma, and S. Henshaw. "Trends in Pregnancies and Pregnancy Rates by Outcome: Estimates for the United States, 1976-96." National Center for Health Statistics, Vital Health Statistics vol. 21, no. 56, 2000.