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Birth rate: Iowa, 2006-2016

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• In 2016, there were 39,403 live births in Iowa. 
• The population of women of childbearing age (ages 15-44) in Iowa in 2016 was estimated to be 589,319. 
• The birth rate in Iowa in 2016 was 66.9 per 1,000 women ages 15-44. 

Footnotes

  • Birth rates presented for 1990-1999 are calculated using Census 1990-based population estimates. Calculations for 2000-2009 use Census 2000-based population estimates. Calculations beginning in 2010 use Census 2010-based population estimates. Information is available at: http://www.cdc.gov/nchs/nvss/bridged_race.htm. The rates shown may differ from rates computed on the basis of other population estimates.

Source

  • National Center for Health Statistics, final natality data.
  • US Census Bureau. Population estimates based on bridged race categories released by the National Center for Health Statistics.
  • Retrieved September 21, 2020, from www.marchofdimes.org/peristats.