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Birth Rates Among Adolescent Females Aged 10-19, by Age and Race/Ethnicity, 2008*

Birth Rates Among Adolescent Females Aged 10-19, by Age and Race/Ethnicity, 2008
Race/Ethnicity Live births per 1,000 females
10-14 years 15-17 years 18-19 years

*Preliminary data

Source I.5: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics, National Vital Statistics System

Total 0.6 21.7 70.7
Non-Hispanic White 0.2 11.6 48.6
Non-Hispanic Black 1.4 34.9 104.7
Hispanic 1.2 46.1 127.0
Asian/Pacific Islander 0.2 8.0 28.4
American Indian/Alaska Native 0.9 32.5 96.7

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