Teenage Pregnancy, Arizona, 1986-1996: Table 6

NUMBER OF PREGNANCIES1 BY PREGNANCY OUTCOME, ETHNIC GROUP AND YEAR AMONG FEMALES 15-17 YEARS OLD WITH RATES, ARIZONA, 1986-1996

Ethnicity/Pregnancy Outcome  1986 19871988 19891990 19911992 19931994 19951996 1996 Rates
WHITE,3 total:

Births

Abortions

2,083

1,267

816

2,257

1,368

889

2,171

1,358

813

1,829

1,215

614

1,883

1,230

653

1,912

1,292

620

1,874

1,351

523

1,847

1,343

504

1,944

1,392

552

1,819

1,338

481

1,867

1,368

478

35.2

25.8

9.0

HISPANIC, total:

Births

Abortions

1,178

1,039

139

1,332

1,188

144

 1,370

1,209

161

1,424

1,294

130

1,763

1,554

209

1,904

1,705

199

2,042

1,840

202

2,035

1,837

198

2,266

2,066

200

2,445

2,241

204

2,526

2,308

218

108.0

98.7

9.3

BLACK, total:

Births

Abortions

272

203

69

263

199

64

296

241

55

259

230

29

  278

235

43

304

254

50

297

237

60

290

241

49

265

223

42

219

185

34

271

220

44

82.7

67.1

13.4

AMERICAN INDIAN, total:

Births

Abortions

 409

394

15

447

427

20

491

470

21

445

431

14

407

388

19

 461

448

13

413

394

19

437

419

18

436

421

15

411

387

24

421

401

18

56.6

53.9

2.4

ALL ETHNIC GROUPS,4 total:

Births

Abortions

 4,010

2,914

1,084

4,339

3,200

1,174

4,448

3,300

1,126

4,043

3,193

829

4,436

3,423

994

4,714

3,726

955

4,762

3,838

885

4,803

3,870

892

5,092

4,132

916

5,092

4,178

880

5,262

4,340

892

59.4

49.0

10.1

PREGNANCY RATE,total:

Fertility rate5

Abortion rate

 52.7

38.3

14.2

57.2

41.6

15.3

58.0

43.0

14.7

53.7

42.4

11.0

61.7

47.6

13.8

63.8

50.4

12.9

62.9

50.7

11.7

63.6

51.2

11.8

65.4

53.0

11.8

61.1

50.1

10.6

59.4

49.0

10.1

 

 

 1 Fetal deaths are included in the total counts of pregnancies.

2 All rates per 1,000 females 15-17 years old.

3 Not of Hispanic origin.

4 Includes other and unspecified ethnicity.

5Number of births per 1,000 females 15-17 years old.

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