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This section presents vital statistics data on births, deaths, abortions, fetal deaths, fertility, life expectancy, marriages, and divorces.
Tables for Vital Statistics Section [PDF 2.0M]
72 - Live Births, Deaths, Marriages, and Divorces: 1950 to 2003 [Excel 22k]
73 - Live Births, by Race and Type of Hispanic Origin--Selected Characteristics: 2000 and 2002 [Excel 28k]
75 - Live Births and Ratios by Plurality of Birth and Race of Mother: 1995 to 2002 [Excel 18k]
76 - Live Births by State and Island Areas: 2003 [Excel 24k]
77 - Total Fertility Rate by Race: 1970 to 2003 [Excel 18k]
78 - Projected Fertility and Birth Rates by Race, Hispanic Origin, and Age Group: 2010 [Excel 16k]
79 - Birth Rates by Live-Birth Order and Race: 1990 to 2003 [Excel 17k]
80 - Births to Teens, Unmarried Mothers, and Prenatal Care: 1990 to 2002 [Excel 25k]
81 - Teenagers--Births and Birth Rates by Race and Age: 1990 to 2003 [Excel 19k]
82 - Births to Unmarried Women by Race of Child and Age of Mother: 1990 to 2003 [Excel 21k]
83 - Low Birth Weight and Births to Teenage Mothers and to Unmarried Women--States and Island Areas: 1990 to 2002 [Excel 35k]
84 - Live Births by Place of Delivery, Median and Low Birth Weight, and Prenatal Care: 1990 to 2002 [Excel 19k]
85 - Method of Delivery by Race: 1990 to 2002 [Excel 18k]
86 - Percent Low Birthweight by Smoking Status, Age, and Race of Mother: 2002 [Excel 22k]
87 - Women Who Have Had a Child in the Last Year by Age: 1990 to 2004 [Excel 17k]
88 - Characteristics of Women Who Have Had a Child in the Last Year: 2000 and 2004 [Excel 24k]
89 - Women Who Have Had a Child in the Last Year by Age and Labor Force Status: 1980 to 2004 [Excel 18k]
74 - Births and Birth Rates by Race, Sex, and Age: 1980 to 2003 [Excel 25k]
100 - Death Rates by Age: 1940 to 2003 [Excel 23k]
101 - Age-Adjusted Death Rates by Race and Sex: 1940 to 2002 [Excel 21k]
102 - Death Rates by Hispanic Origin, Age and Sex: 1990 to 2003 [Excel 18k]
103 - Deaths and Death Rates by State and Outlying Areas: 1990 to 2003 [Excel 32k]
104 - Infant, Maternal, and Neonatal Mortality Rates by Race: 1980 to 2002 [Excel 18k]
105 - Infant Mortality Rates by Race--States: 1980 to 2002 [Excel 23k]
106 - Age-Adjusted Death Rates by Major Causes: 1960 to 2003 [Excel 29k]
107 - Deaths and Death Rates by Selected Causes: 2002 and 2003 [Excel 24k]
108 - Deaths by Selected Causes: 2000 and 2002 [Excel 29k]
109 - Deaths and Death Rates by Leading Causes of Death and Age: 2002 [Excel 21k]
110 - Death Rates for Major Causes of Death--States and Outlying Areas: 2002 [Excel 51k]
111 - Death Rates from Heart Disease by Sex and Age: 1990 to 2002 [Excel 48k]
112 - Death Rates from Cerebrovascular Diseases by Race, Sex, and Age: 1950 to 2002 [Excel 35k]
113 - Death Rates from Malignant Neoplasms, by Race, Sex, and Age: 1990 to 2002 [Excel 35k]
114 - Death Rates from Suicide, by Sex and Race: 1990 to 2002 [Excel 37k]
115 - Death Rates from Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) Disease by Age, Sex, and Race: 1990 to 2002 [Excel 37k]
116 - Deaths--Life Years Lost and Mortality Costs by Age, Sex, and Cause: 2000 and 2002 [Excel 24k]
99 - Deaths and Death Rates by Sex and Race: 1970 to 2002 [Excel 31k]
90 - Contraceptive Use by Women, 15 to 44 Years of Age: 1982 to 2002 [Excel 19k]
91 - Select Family Planning and Medical Service Use by Women, 15 to 44 Years of Age: 2002 [Excel 19k]
92 - Contraceptive Use by Women, 15 to 44 Years of Age: 1995 and 2002 [Excel 23k]
93 - Abortions--Number, Rate, and Ratio by Race: 1975 to 2002 [Excel 21k]
94 - Abortions by Selected Characteristics: 1990 to 2001 [Excel 21k]
95 - Abortions--Number and Rate by State: 1992 and 2000 [Excel 19k]
96 - Expectation of Life at Birth, 1970 to 2003, and Projections, 2005 and 2010 [Excel 18k]
97 - Selected Life Table Values: 1979 to 2002 [Excel 24k]
98 - Expectation of Life and Expected Deaths by Race, Sex, and Age: 2002 [Excel 24k]
117 - Marriages and Divorces--Number and Rate by State: 1990 to 2004 [Excel 83k]
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