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TABLE B-20
1996 VERMONT RESIDENT BIRTHS
                                 MONTH PRENATAL CARE BEGAN BY EDUCATION OF MOTHER
                                   NUMBER OF EVENTS AND CUMULATIVE ROW PERCENTS
                    
                                             MONTH PRENATAL CARE BEGAN(1)
                    
                                                   NUMBER OF EVENTS
YEARS OF
EDUCATION          FIRST SECOND THIRD FOURTH FIFTH SIXTH SEVENTH EIGHTH NINTH NONE UNKNOWN TOTAL
------------       ----- ------ ----- ------ ----- ----- ------- ------ ----- ---- ------- -----

<9 YEARS              6     39     29    17     4     6      3       1     0     1     5     111
 9 YEARS              5     64     26     7     8     3      1       4     1     1    13     133
10 YEARS             14     91     63    25    13     5      3       1     0     3    18     236
11 YEARS             21    108     84    24    15     9      5       2     1     0    11     280
H.S. GRADUATE       247   1292    654   161    79    50     21      17     7     8    85    2621
1 YEAR COLLEGE       53    217     91    30    15     4      3       1     1     1    12     428
2 YEARS COLLEGE     107    435    163    33    14     7      6       2     1     1    20     789
3 YEARS COLLEGE      15     74     32     6     2     4      1       0     0     1     7     142
COLLEGE GRAD. +     233   1010    402    75    31    18     16      10     1     0    32    1828
UNKNOWN              20     73     52    15     7     2      1       2     1     0    11     184

TOTAL               721   3403   1596   393   188   108     60      40    13    16   214    6752

                                      CUMULATIVE ROW PERCENTS - EXCLUDING UNKNOWNS 
YEARS OF
EDUCATION          FIRST  SECOND  THIRD   FOURTH  FIFTH   SIXTH  SEVENTH EIGHTH NINTH  NONE
------------       -----  ------  ------  ------  ------  ------ ------- ------ -----  -----

<9 YEARS             5.7   42.5    69.8    85.8    89.6    95.3    98.1   99.1   99.1  100.0
 9 YEARS             4.2   57.5    79.2    85.0    91.7    94.2    95.0   98.3   99.2  100.0
10 YEARS             6.4   48.2    77.1    88.5    94.5    96.8    98.2   98.6   98.6  100.0
11 YEARS             7.8   48.0    79.2    88.1    93.7    97.0    98.9   99.6  100.0  100.0
H.S. GRADUATE        9.7   60.7    86.5    92.8    95.9    97.9    98.7   99.4   99.7  100.0
1 YEAR COLLEGE      12.7   64.9    86.8    94.0    97.6    98.6    99.3   99.5   99.8  100.0
2 YEARS COLLEGE     13.9   70.5    91.7    96.0    97.8    98.7    99.5   99.7   99.9  100.0
3 YEARS COLLEGE     11.1   65.9    89.6    94.1    95.6    98.5    99.3   99.3   99.3  100.0
COLLEGE GRAD +      13.0   69.2    91.6    95.8    97.5    98.5    99.4   99.9  100.0  100.0
UNKNOWN             11.6   53.8    83.8    92.5    96.5    97.7    98.3   99.4  100.0  100.0

TOTAL               11.0   63.1    87.5    93.5    96.4    98.0    98.9   99.6   99.8  100.0
                    

(1) SEE APPENDIX B FOR DATA QUALITY NOTES.


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