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Vital Statistics 1999 Report

TABLE OF CONTENTS

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CONTENTS

PAGE

TABLE OF FIGURES

iv

INTRODUCTION

  1

 

 

TECHNICAL OVERVIEW

  4

   DATA SOURCES AND LIMITATIONS

  4

   DATA TABULATIONS AND PRESENTATION

  7

   DEFINITIONS

10

         

 

NATALITY

17

   MOTHER’S AGE, RACE, AND MARITAL STATUS

19

   METHOD OF DELIVERY

22

   BIRTHWEIGHT

23

   BIRTH OUTCOMES

25

 

 

MORTALITY

28

   FETAL, INFANT, AND MATERNAL DEATHS

31

   AGE-SPECIFIC AND AGE-ADJUSTED DEATH RATES

32

   AGE-SPECIFIC AND AGE-ADJUSTED DEATH RATES FIGURES

33
   AGE, SEX, AND RACE  

47

   MORTALITY PIE CHARTS 51

   YEARS OF POTENTIAL LIFE LOST

57

 

 

CANCER INCIDENCE AND PREVALENCE

61

   CANCER INCIDENCE BY PRIMARY SITE

61

   PROSTATE

61

   BREAST CANCER

63

   LUNG CANCER

65

   COLORECTAL

66

 

 

INDUCED ABORTION

68

 

 

MARRIAGE

70

 

 

MARITAL TERMINATION

71

 

 

LIST OF REFERENCE TABLES

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