Teenage Pregnancy, Arizona, 1986-1996: Table 5

NUMBER OF PREGNANCIES BY PREGNANCY OUTCOME, ETHNIC GROUP AND YEAR AMONG FEMALES AGED 17 AND YOUNGER WITH RATES, ARIZONA, 1986-1996

Ethnicity/Pregnancy Outcome 1986 1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996

Rate in 1996

WHITE,3total:

Births

Abortions

2,174

1,304

870

2,344

1,400

944

2,256

1,390

866

1,898

1,251

647

1,956

1,274

682

1,996

1,338

658

1,954

1,394

560

1,927

1,394

533

2,046

1,453

593

1,903

1,389

514

1,937

1,408

505

13.4

9.8

3.6

HISPANIC, total:

Births

Abortions

1,265

1,104

161

1,400

1,244

156

1,452

1,280

172

1,527

1,375

152

1,869

1,642

227

2,029

1,809

220

2,184

1,943

241

2,185

1,939

219

2,425

2,204

221

2,608

2,374

234

2,681

2,440

241

42.1

38.3

3.8

BLACK, total:

Births

Abortions

295

215

80

292

220

72

319

259

60

280

244

36

308

258

50

28

273

55

313

249

64

306

253

53

286

237

49

240

202

38

289

230

50

32.4

25.8

5.6

AMERICAN INDIAN,total:

Births

Abortions

450

432

18

482

460

22

528

507

21

474

459

15

440

420

20

488

472

16

446

424

22

460

439

21

470

453

17

439

412

27

453

429

22

22.4

21.2

1.1

ALL ETHNIC GROUPS,4total:


Births

Abortions

 

4,263

3,066

1,183

4,627

3,342

1,256

4,684

3,460

1,201

4,272

3,352

898

4,689

3,611

1,057

4,982

3,919

1,028

5,036

4,026

969

5,059

4,057

960

5,425

4,378

998

5,406

4,407

962

5,555

4,556

964

23.0

18.9

4.0

PREGNANCY RATE,
total:

Fertility rate5

Abortion rate

 

22.1

15.9

6.1

23.5

17.0

6.4

23.4

17.3

6.0

20.9

16.4

4.4

23.6

18.2

5.3

24.5

19.3

5.1

24.1

19.3

4.6

23.5

18.8

4.5

24.2

19.7

4.5

23.6

19.2

4.2

23.1

18.9

4.0

.

.

.

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

2 All rates per 1,000 females 10-17 years old.

3 Not of Hispanic origin.

4 Includes other and unspecified ethnicity.

5 Number of births per 1,000 females 10-17 years old.

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