FETAL DEATH DOCUMENTATION TABLE 3 FETAL DEATHS BY AGE OF MOTHER, RACE OF MOTHER, AND SEX: UNITED STATES, 1998 (FETAL DEATHS INCLUDE ONLY THOSE WITH STATED OR PRESUMED PERIOD OF GESTATION OF 20 WEEKS OR MORE. NOT STATED SEX IS IMPUTED FOR FETAL DEATHS OF 20 WEEKS OR MORE: SEE TECHNICAL APPENDIX) ___________________________________________________________________________ | | AGE OF MOTHER |___________________________________________________ RACE AND SEX | | | | | | | UNDER 15 | 15-19 | 20-24 | 25-29 | TOTAL | YEARS | YEARS | YEARS | YEARS _______________________|__________|__________|_________|_________|_________ | | | | | | | | | | ALL RACES..............| 26,702| 120| 3,765| 6,231| 6,363| MALE..............| 14,211| 70| 2,032| 3,307| 3,425| FEMALE............| 12,491| 50| 1,733| 2,924| 2,938| | | | | | | | | | | | | WHITE.................| 17,974| 51| 2,162| 4,008| 4,393| MALE..............| 9,507| 30| 1,144| 2,126| 2,350| FEMALE............| 8,467| 21| 1,018| 1,882| 2,043| | | | | | | | | | | | | ALL OTHER.............| 1,125| 1| 120| 190| 301| MALE..............| 584| -| 56| 101| 169| FEMALE............| 541| 1| 64| 89| 132| | | | | | | | | | | | | BLACK.................| 7,603| 68| 1,483| 2,033| 1,669| MALE..............| 4,120| 40| 832| 1,080| 906| FEMALE............| 3,483| 28| 651| 953| 763| _______________________|__________|__________|_________|_________|_________ - 1 - FETAL DEATH DOCUMENTATION TABLE 3 FETAL DEATHS BY AGE OF MOTHER, RACE OF MOTHER, AND SEX: UNITED STATES, 1998 (FETAL DEATHS INCLUDE ONLY THOSE WITH STATED OR PRESUMED PERIOD OF GESTATION OF 20 WEEKS OR MORE. NOT STATED SEX IS IMPUTED FOR FETAL DEATHS OF 20 WEEKS OR MORE: SEE TECHNICAL APPENDIX) ______________________________________________________________________________ | | AGE OF MOTHER |______________________________________________________ RACE AND SEX | | | | | | | | 30-34 | 35-39 | 40-44 | 45-49 | 50-54 | TOTAL | YEARS | YEARS | YEARS | YEARS | YEARS _______________________|__________|________|________|________|_______|________ | | | | | | | | | | | | ALL RACES..............| 26,702| 5,552| 3,558| 1,043| 67| 3| MALE..............| 14,211| 2,907| 1,917| 514| 37| 2| FEMALE............| 12,491| 2,645| 1,641| 529| 30| 1| | | | | | | | | | | | | | | WHITE.................| 17,974| 3,989| 2,553| 775| 43| -| MALE..............| 9,507| 2,067| 1,380| 386| 24| -| FEMALE............| 8,467| 1,922| 1,173| 389| 19| -| | | | | | | | | | | | | | | ALL OTHER.............| 1,125| 273| 182| 49| 7| 2| MALE..............| 584| 137| 91| 24| 4| 2| FEMALE............| 541| 136| 91| 25| 3| -| | | | | | | | | | | | | | | BLACK.................| 7,603| 1,290| 823| 219| 17| 1| MALE..............| 4,120| 703| 446| 104| 9| -| FEMALE............| 3,483| 587| 377| 115| 8| 1| _______________________|__________|________|________|________|_______|________ - 2 -