Teenage Pregnancy, Arizona, 1986-1996: Table 8

NUMBER OF PREGNANCIES1BY PREGNANCY OUTCOME, ETHNIC GROUP AND YEAR AMONG FEMALES 19 OR LESS YEARS OLD, WITH RATES,2ARIZONA, 1986-1996

Ethnicity/Pregnancy Outcome 1986 1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1996 rate
WHITE,3total:

Births

Abortions

6,323

3,947

2,376

6,821

4,220

2,601

6,549

4,181

2,368

5,935

4,104

1,831

6,011

4,116

1,895

5,861

4,061

1,800

5,530

4,060

1,470

5,335

4,024

1,311

5,452

4,023

1,429

5,286

4,042

1,244

5,249

4,033

1,148

29.5

22.7

6.5

HISPANIC, total

Births

Abortions

  3,361

2,909

452

3,453

2,984

469

3,514

3,099

424

3,874

3,459

415

4,507

3,941

566

4,860

4,255

605

5,116

4,543

573

5,237

4,688

549

5,633

5,075

558

5,902

5,351

551

6,190

5,628

562

78.8

71.6

7.2

BLACK, total:

Births

Abortions

657

471

186

687

501

186

724

552

172

729

593

136

712

562

150

768

620

148

730

570

160

728

581

147

713

576

137

590

491

99

617

498

105

56.0

45.2

9.5

AMERICAN INDIAN, total

Births

Abortions

  1,058

1,010

48

1,074

1,020

54

1,206

1,144

62

1,179

1,137

42

1,165

1,101

64

1,151

1,102

49

1,138

1,080

58

1,121

1,060

61

1,150

1,095

55

1,057

991

66

1,056

996

54

2.3

39.9

2.2

ALL ETHNIC GROUPS,4 total

Births

Abortions

  411,636

8,376

3,217

12,342

8,775

3,504

12,385

9,043

3,282

12,013

9,375

2,588

12,769

9,767

2,940

13,037

10,108

2,862

12,885

10,307

2,476

12,890

10,438

2,357

13,407

10,858

2,458

13,356

10,973

2,294

13,521

11,247

2,186

45.4

37.8

7.4

PREGNANCY RATE, total:

Fertility rate5

Abortion rate

  448.4

34.9

13.4

50.5

35.9

14.3

49.3

36.0

13.1

46.6

36.4

10.0

50.5

38.6

11.6

50.2

38.9

11.0

48.4

38.7

9.3

48.6

39.4

8.9

49.3

39.9

9.4

47.4

38.9

8.1

45.4

37.8

7.4

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

2All rates per 1,000 females 19 or less years old.

3Not of Hispanic origin.

4Includes other and unspecified ethnicity.

5Number of births per 1,000 females 19 or less years old.

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