Annual Summary of Vital Statistics-2000

Donna L Hoyert, Mary Anne Freedman, Donna M Strobino & Bernard Guyer
The birth rate in 2000 (preliminary data)was 14.8 births per 1000 population, an increase of 2% from 1999 (14.5). The fertility rate, births per 1000 women aged 15 to 44 years, increased 3% to 67.6 in 2000, compared with 65.9 in 1999. The 2000 increases in births and the fertility rate were the third consecutive yearly increases, the largest in many years, halting the steady decline in the number of births and fertility rates in...
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