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Indiana State Department of Health

Indiana State Department of Health

Women Count Birth Rate by Race Birth Rate by Race

Indiana, 1999

   

BIRTHS

 

RATES

AGE OF   TOTAL

RACE

    TOTAL

RACE

 
MOTHER      White Black      White Black
10-14   165 88 74   0.8 0.5 3.3
15-19   11,136 8,857 2,147   51.3 46.2 96.5
20-24   24,264 20,707 3,303   123.2 118.8 168.6
25-29   24,833 22,315 2,034   120.7 122.8 99.6
30-34   16,794 15,313 1,075   78.5 80.2 55.9
35-39   7,029 6,377 499   29.1 29.4 23.6
40-44   1,183 1,054 105   4.9 4.8 5.1
45+   55 50 4   0.3 0.3 0.2
Unknown   30 26 3   / / /
TOTAL   85,489 74,787 9,244   49.1 48.1 56.8
GFR     64.8 63.6 74.9
TFR     2,044 2,014 2,264

Notes: The rate for age group 45+ is based on the female population age 45-49.
The rate for total row is based on the female population age 10-49.
GFR = General Fertility Rate (births per 1,000 women age 15-44)
TFR = Total Fertility Rate (five times the sum of the age-specific rates)

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