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The Census Bureau collects data on fertility in several of its surveys. To learn more, go to the About Fertility Web page.

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Social and Economic Characteristics of Currently Unmarried Women With a Recent Birth: 2011 

Relationship Status at First Birth for Women Age 15–50 in the United States 

  • Poster [PDF - 279K] , by Lindsay M. Monte and Renee Ellis. Presented at the Annual Meeting of the Population Association of America, New Orleans, LA, April 11-13, 2013.

Maternity Leave and Employment Patterns of First-Time Mothers: 1961-2008 

Fertility of American Women Current Population Survey - June 2010 

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Source: U.S. Census Bureau | Fertility |  Last Revised: 2013-05-01T10:14:28.129-04:00