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New Jersey Health Statistics 1996

NATALITY
1996

 

TABLE N25. RESIDENT BIRTHS BY BIRTH WEIGHT OF CHILD AND AGE AND RACE OF MOTHER
NEW JERSEY, 1996

AGE & RACE
OF MOTHER

TOTAL BIRTHS

WEIGHT AT BIRTH
LESS THAN
1,500 GRAMS
1,500-2,499
GRAMS
2,500 GRAMS
AND OVER

NOT
STATED

UNDER 15
White
76 2 5 69 0
Black 123 2 16 105 0
Other 5 0 1 4 0
Not Stated 4 0 0 4 0
Total 208 4 22 182 0
15-19
White
4,466 58 303 4,101 4
Black 3,660 91 340 3,220 9
Other 370 9 35 326 0
Not Stated 102 3 9 71 19
Total 8,598 161 687 7,718 32
20-24
White
11,111 137 575 10,380 19
Black 5,083 169 482 4,425 7
Other 1,157 11 104 1,037 5
Not Stated 316 5 14 135 162
Total 17,667 322 1,175 15,977 193
25-29
White
22,345 241 1,027 21,033 44
Black 5,046 191 468 4,375 12
Other 2,733 27 172 2,532 2
Not Stated 685 6 9 145 525
Total 30,809 465 1,676 28,085 583
30-34
White
28,606 286 1,379 26,882 59
Black 4,081 128 422 3,521 10
Other 2,864 22 167 2,669 6
Not Stated 1,162 12 10 116 1,024
Total 36,713 448 1,978 33,188 1,099
35-39
White
13,491 181 744 12,541 25
Black 1,810 70 215 1,519 6
Other 1,208 23 80 1,105 0
Not Stated 703 4 5 63 631
Total 17,212 278 1,044 15,228 662
40-44
White
2,204 40 145 2,017 2
Black 316 17 30 268 1
Other 235 8 26 201 0
Not Stated 158 0 1 17 140
Total 2,913 65 202 2,503 143
45 AND OVER
White
117 1 16 100 0
Black 26 1 2 23 0
Other 14 0 0 14 0
Not Stated 14 0 0 0 14
Total 171 2 18 137 14
NOT STATED
White
24 2 2 19 1
Black 14 4 1 8 1
Other 4 0 0 4 0
Not Stated 2 0 0 0 2
Total 44 6 3 31 4
TOTAL 114,335 1,751 6,805 103,049 2,730


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