TABLE 7

NUMBER OF PREGNANCIES1 BY PREGNANCY OUTCOME, ETHNIC GROUP AND YEAR
AMONG FEMALES 18-19 YEARS OLD WITH RATES2, ARIZONA, 1985-1995



Ethnicity/Pregnancy Outcome



1985



1986



1987



1988



1989



1990



1991



1992



1993



1994



1995
Average annual
rates for
1985-1995
WHITE,3 total:

Births

Abortions

4,366

2,756

1,610

4,149

2,643

1,506

4,477

2,820

1,657

4,293

2,791

1,502

4,055

2,853

1,202

4,055

2,842

1,213

3,865

2,723

1,142

3,576

2,666

910

3,408

2,630

778

3,406

2,570

836

3,383

2,653

730

111.5

77.6

33.9

HISPANIC, total:

Births

Abortions

1,900

1,592

308

2,096

1,805

291

2,053

1,740

313

2,071

1,819

252

2,347

2,084

263

2,683

2,290

339

2,831

2,446

385

2,932

2,600

332

3,079

2,749

330

3,208

2,871

337

3,234

2,977

317

199.4

175.1

24.3

BLACK, total:

Births

Abortions

343

250

93

362

256

106

395

281

114

405

293

112

449

349

100

404

304

100

440

347

93

417

321

96

422

328

94

427

339

88

350

289

61

224.6

170.8

53.8

AMERICAN INDIAN, total:

Births

Abortions

637

603

34

608

578

30

592

560

32

678

637

41

705

678

27

725

681

44

663

630

33

693

656

37

661

621

40

680

642

38

618

579

39

168.8

155.1

9.2

ALL ETHNIC GROUPS,4 total:

Births

Abortions

7,575

5,228

2,314

7,373

5,310

2,034

7,715

5,433

2,248

7,701

5,583

2,081

7,741

6,023

1,690

8,080

6,156

1,883

8,055

6,189

1,834

7,849

6,281

1,498

7,831

6,381

1,397

7,982

6,480

1,460

7,898

6,566

1,332

142.7

107.3

32.9

PREGNANCY RATE, total:

Fertility rate5

Abortion rate

162.6

112.2

49.6

156.1

112.4

43.1

160.9

113.3

46.9

152.6

110.6

41.2

145.4

113.1

31.7

147.7

112.5

34.4

143.4

110.2

32.6

136.3

108.6

25.9

136.6*

111.3*

24.4*

135.5*

110.7*

24.8*

129.5

107.3

21.8

1 Fetal deaths are included in the total count of pregnancies for all ethnic groups but not distributed by race/ethnicity.
2 All rates per 1,000 females 18-19 years old. The 1990 census counts multiplied by eleven were used as denominators for average annual rate calculation.
3 Not of Hispanic origin.
4 Includes other and unspecified ethnicity.
5 Number of births per 1,000 females 18-19 years old.
* These rates were recalculated. See pages 4-5 for details.