TABLE B-3
2003 VERMONT RESIDENT BIRTHS

SELECTED CHARACTERISTICS
BY AGE OF MOTHER
DOMESTIC RELATIONSHIP

AGE OF                   SEX                  CIVIL                       PLURALITY             NUMBER OF PREVIOUS LIVE BIRTHS
MOTHER         TOTAL  MALE  FEMALE    MARRIED UNION SINGLE    SINGLE TWIN TRIPLET FOUR+ UNK     NONE   ONE  TWO  THREE+    UNK
----------    ------  ----  ------    ------- ----- ------    ------ ---- ------- ----- ---     ----   ---  ---  ------    ---
 
< 15 YEARS        4      1      3          0     0      4         4    0      0      0    0        4     0     0     0      0
 
  15 YEARS        7      4      3          0     0      7         7    0      0      0    0        7     0     0     0      0
  16 YEARS       24     11     13          0     0     24        24    0      0      0    0       23     1     0     0      0
  17 YEARS       57     32     25          3     0     54        57    0      0      0    0       53     4     0     0      0
  18 YEARS      131     58     73         20     0    111       129    2      0      0    0      114    16     0     0      1
  19 YEARS      200     94    106         30     0    170       200    0      0      0    0      160    36     4     0      0
(15-19 YRS)   ( 419) ( 199) ( 220)     (  53)(   0) ( 366)    ( 417)(  2)  (  0)  (  0) ( 0)    (357) ( 57) (  4) (  0)  (  1)
 
  20 YEARS      286    148    138         76     0    210       284    2      0      0    0      190    80    10     5      1
  21 YEARS      254    141    113         78     0    176       252    2      0      0    0      156    74    20     4      0
  22 YEARS      292    154    138        115     0    177       284    8      0      0    0      154   100    29     7      2
  23 YEARS      310    160    150        162     0    148       305    2      3      0    0      151   114    36     9      0
  24 YEARS      300    160    140        166     0    134       291    6      3      0    0      131   115    39    15      0
(20-24 YRS)   (1442) ( 763) ( 679)     ( 597)(   0) ( 845)    (1416)( 20)  (  6)  (  0) ( 0)    (782) (483) (134) ( 40)  (  3)
 
 25-29 YRS     1750    919    831       1346     4    400      1697   50      3      0    0      762   586   259   142      1
 30-34 YRS     1794    936    858       1568     6    220      1697   94      3      0    0      651   684   285   174      0
 35-39 YRS      939    509    430        846     1     92       886   50      3      0    0      272   367   181   118      1
 40-44 YRS      230    113    117        190     2     38       220    7      3      0    0       55    77    44    51      3
 45+ YEARS       11      8      3         10     0      1         7    4      0      0    0        4     3     1     3      0
 UNKNOWN          0      0      0          0     0      0         0    0      0      0    0        0     0     0     0      0
 

 STATE TOTAL   6589   3448   3141       4610    13   1966      6344  227     18      0    0     2887  2257   908   528      9