Teenage Pregnancy, Arizona, 1986-1996: Table 7

NUMBER OF PREGNANCIES1BY PREGNANCY OUTCOME, ETHNIC GROUP AND YEAR AMONG FEMALES 18-19 YEARS OLD WITH RATES,2ARIZONA, 1986-1996

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

1996

1996 rates

WHITE,3total:

Births

Abortions

 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

 3,312

2,625

643

 98.5

78.1

19.1

HISPANIC, total:

Births

Abortions

 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

 3,509

3,188

321

 236.3

214.7

21.6

BLACK, total:

Births

Abortions

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

328

268

55

 157.5

128.7

26.4

AMERICAN INDIAN, total:

Births

Abortions

 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

 603

567

32

 127.7

120.0

6.8

ALL ETHNIC GROUPS,4 total:

Births

Abortions

 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

 7,950

6,566

1,332

 7,966

6,691

1,222

 141.6

119.0

21.7

PREGNANCY RATE, total:

Fertility rate5

Abortion rate

 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

142.6

114.1

27.2

142.8

116.4

25.5

145.9

118.5

26.7

141.8

117.1

23.8

141.6

119.0

21.7

 

 

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

2 All rates per 1,000 females 18-19 years old.

3 Not of Hispanic origin.

4 Includes other and unspecified ethnicity.

5 Number of births per 1,000 females 18-19 years old.

Note: the rates for 1992-1995 were recalculated, using updated population estimates produced in 1997

by Population Statistics Unit in the DES.

Public Health Services
Office of Health Planning, Evaluation and Statistics (OHPES)
Arizona Center for Health Statistics

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