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Topic: Late preterm by maternal age
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Late preterm by maternal age: El Paso city, 2011-2013 Average

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• Maternal age is a risk factor for preterm birth, with higher preterm birth rates found among the youngest and oldest mothers in the U.S. 
• During 2011-2013 (average) in El Paso city, late preterm birth rates were highest for women ages 40 and older (14.7%), followed by women ages 30-39 (11.0%), under age 20 (10.1%) and ages 20-29 (9.2%). 
• Of all infants born during 2011-2013 (average), 12.9% were to mothers under the age of 20, 57.8% were to mothers ages 20-29 years, 27.2% were to mothers ages 30-39 years, and 2.1% were to mothers ages 40 and older. 


  • Late preterm is between 34 and 36 weeks gestation.


  • National Center for Health Statistics, final natality data.
  • Retrieved September 27, 2016, from www.marchofdimes.org/peristats.