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New Jersey Health Statistics 1996

NATALITY
1996

 

TABLE N5. RESIDENT BIRTHS BY RACE AND AGE OF MOTHER
AND ONSET OF PRENATAL CARE
NEW JERSEY, 1996
RACE AND AGE GROUP TOTAL BIRTHS TRIMESTER PRENATAL CARE BEGAN
FIRST SECOND THIRD NO CARE NOT STATED
NUMBER PERCENT NUMBER PERCENT NUMBER PERCENT NUMBER PERCENT NUMBER PERCENT
WHITE
Under 20
4,542 2,644 58.2 1,324 29.2 328 7.2 69 1.5 177 3.9
20-24 11,111 7,764 69.9 2,232 20.1 516 4.6 110 1.0 489 4.4
25 & Over 66,763 55,994 83.9 5,382 8.1 998 1.5 236 0.4 4,153 6.2
Not Stated 24 9 37.5 1 4.2 0 0.0 3 12.5 11 45.8
Total 82,440 66,411 80.6 8,939 10.8 1,842 2.2 418 0.5 4,830 5.9
BLACK
Under 20
3,783 1,866 49.3 1,202 31.8 350 9.3 139 3.7 226 6.0
20-24 5,083 3,001 59.0 1,231 24.2 317 6.2 245 4.8 289 5.7
25 & Over 11,279 7,413 65.7 1,930 17.1 538 4.8 599 5.3 799 7.1
Not Stated 14 4 28.6 2 14.3 1 7.1 0 0.0 7 50.0
Total 20,159 12,284 60.9 4,365 21.7 1,206 6.0 983 4.9 1,321 6.6
OTHER
Under 20
375 222 59.2 107 28.5 31 8.3 7 1.9 8 2.1
20-24 1,157 797 68.9 242 20.9 55 4.8 8 0.7 55 4.8
25 & Over 7,054 5,618 79.6 879 12.5 205 2.9 27 0.4 325 4.6
Not Stated 4 1 25.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 3 75.0
Total 8,590 6,638 77.3 1,228 14.3 291 3.4 42 0.5 391 4.6
NOT STATED
Under 20
106 47 44.3 23 21.7 9 8.5 0 0.0 27 25.5
20-24 316 90 28.5 38 12.0 9 2.8 1 0.3 178 56.3
25 & Over 2,722 248 9.1 52 1.9 17 0.6 7 0.3 2,398 88.1
Not Stated 2 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 2 100.0
Total 3,146 385 12.2 113 3.6 35 1.1 8 0.3 2,605 82.8
TOTAL
Under 20
8,806 4,779 54.3 2,656 30.2 718 8.2 215 2.4 438 5.0
20-24 17,667 11,652 66.0 3,743 21.2 897 5.1 364 2.1 1,011 5.7
25 & Over 87,818 69,273 78.9 8,243 9.4 1,758 2.0 869 1.0 7,675 8.7
Not Stated 44 14 31.8 3 6.8 1 2.3 3 6.8 23 52.3
Total 114,335 85,718 75.0 14,645 12.8 3,374 3.0 1,451 1.3 9,147 8.0


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