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Births to Teen Girls Ages 10-19

This dataset includes annual counts and rates of live births to girls ages 10-19 who are residents of St. Louis County. Data is collected, maintained and published by the Missouri Department of Health & Senior Services (HSS). Information on each birth and the mothers is gathered from birth certificates. HSS only reports the number of live births along with other health, social and demographic variables through the Missouri Information for Community Assessment (MICA) system. Rates of live births is calculated using both MICA and U.S. Census data.

Live Births Per 1,000 Teen Girls for a specified time period is calculated as:

(# Live Births to Girls Ages 10-19/Total Population of Girls Ages 10-19) x 1,000.


NameSocrata field nameColumn name in sgr mountData typeDescription
15-17 Births_15_17_births_15_17_birthsNumber
18-19 Births_18_19_births_18_19_birthsNumber
% 10-19 Female Pop_10_19_female_pop_10_19_female_popNumber
YearyearyearCalendar date
Total 10-19 Birthstotal_10_19_birthstotal_10_19_birthsNumber
Total 10-19 Female Poptotal_10_19_female_poptotal_10_19_female_popNumber
Births Per 1,000 Teen Girlsbirths_per_1_000_teen_girlsbirths_per_1_000_teen_girlsNumber
Total Female Poptotal_female_poptotal_female_popNumber
10-14 Births_10_14_births_10_14_birthsNumber
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