2015 Assisted Reproductive Technology National Summary Report

2015 National Summary Report

This report uses pooled data presented as graphs and charts to provide an in-depth picture of the type, number, and outcomes of ART cycles performed in the United States.

2015 National Summary Report Cdc-pdf[PDF – 1.7 MB]

Bookmarks and thumbnails are available within the PDF file.

Acknowledgments Cdc-pdf[PDF – 5MB]
Introduction to the National Summary Report Cdc-pdf[PDF – 5MB]
National Summary Cdc-pdf[PDF – 5MB]


What are the steps for an ART cycle? Cdc-pdf[PDF – 5MB]

Why were some ART cycles canceled? Cdc-pdf[PDF – 5MB]

How are success rates of ART measured? Cdc-pdf[PDF – 5MB]

What percentage of ART cycles resulted in a pregnancy? Cdc-pdf[PDF – 5MB]

What percentage of ART pregnancies resulted in a live birth? Cdc-pdf[PDF – 5MB]

What percentage of ART cycles resulted in a multiple-fetus pregnancy or multiple-infant birth? Cdc-pdf[PDF – 5MB]

What percentage of ART cycles resulted in a preterm or low birth weight infant? Cdc-pdf[PDF – 5MB]

What were the ages of women who used ART? Cdc-pdf[PDF – 5MB]

Did the percentage of pregnancies, live births, and births of a single live infant differ by a woman’s age? Cdc-pdf[PDF – 5MB]

How did the percentage of ART cycles that resulted in pregnancies, live births, and births of single live infants differ among women aged 40 or older? Cdc-pdf[PDF – 5MB]

How did the percentage of cycles that resulted in miscarriage differ by a woman’s age? Cdc-pdf[PDF – 5MB]

How did a woman’s age affect ART cycle progress and outcomes? Cdc-pdf[PDF – 5MB]

What were the causes of infertility among ART patients? Cdc-pdf[PDF – 5MB]

How did the type of infertility diagnosis affect the percentage of ART cycles that resulted in live births? Cdc-pdf[PDF – 5MB]

How did previous birth impact ART live-birth outcomes? Cdc-pdf[PDF – 5MB]

How did previous miscarriage impact ART live-birth outcomes among women with no previous births? Cdc-pdf[PDF – 5MB]

How did previous unsuccessful ART use impact ART live-birth outcomes among women with no previous births? Cdc-pdf[PDF – 5MB]

Did the use of ICSI differ by age group or by male factor infertility diagnosis? Cdc-pdf[PDF – 5MB]

How did ICSI use and male factor infertility impact live-birth outcomes? Cdc-pdf[PDF – 5MB]

How many embryos were typically transferred in an ART procedure? Cdc-pdf[PDF – 5MB]

Did implantation rates differ by a woman’s age? Cdc-pdf[PDF – 5MB]

Did the number of embryos transferred impact the percentage of single, term, and normal birth weight infants born? Cdc-pdf[PDF – 5MB]

Was the percentage of multiple-infant births higher if more embryos were transferred? Cdc-pdf[PDF – 5MB]

Was the percentage of live births higher if more embryos were transferred for good-prognosis women? Cdc-pdf[PDF – 5MB]

How long after egg retrieval did embryo transfer occur? Cdc-pdf[PDF – 5MB]

Was the percentage of live births higher for day 3 or day 5 transfers? Cdc-pdf[PDF – 5MB]

Did the number of embryos transferred differ for day 3 and day 5 transfers? Cdc-pdf[PDF – 5MB]

Did the percentage of multiple-infant births differ for day 3 and day 5 transfers? Cdc-pdf[PDF – 5MB]

Was the percentage of day 5 transfers that resulted in live births affected by the number of embryos transferred for good-prognosis women? Cdc-pdf[PDF – 5MB]

Did the percentage of transfers that resulted in live births differ by gestational carrier use? Cdc-pdf[PDF – 5MB]