Stats of the States

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Births
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Fertility Rate by State General fertility rate per 1,000 women aged 15–44.
Percent of Babies Born to Unmarried Mothers by State
Cesarean Delivery Rate by State The percentage of all live births that were cesarean deliveries.
Percentage of Births Born Preterm by State Babies born prior to 37 weeks of pregnancy (gestation).
Teen Birth Rate by State The number of births per 1,000 teenagers ages 15-19 in each state.
Percentage Born Low Birthweight by State. Babies born weighing less than 2,500 grams or 5 lbs. 8oz.
Causes of Death
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Heart Disease Mortality by State Number of deaths and age-adjusted death rates from diseases of the heart.
Cancer Mortality by State Number of deaths and age-adjusted death rates from malignant neoplasms.
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease Mortality by State Number of deaths and age-adjusted death rates from various lung diseases including asthma, chronic bronchitis, and emphysema.
Accident Mortality by State Number of deaths and age-adjusted death rates from accidents/unintentional injuries.
Stroke Mortality by State Number of deaths and age-adjusted death rates from cerebrovascular disease.
Alzheimer’s Disease Mortality by State Number of deaths and age-adjusted death rates from Alzheimer disease.
Diabetes Mortality by State Number of deaths and age-adjusted death rates from diabetes mellitus.
Influenza and Pneumonia Mortality by State Number of deaths and age-adjusted death rates from flu and pneumonia.
Kidney Disease Mortality by State Number of deaths and age-adjusted death rates from nephritis, nephrotic syndrome and nephrosis.
Suicide Rates by State Number of deaths and age-adjusted death rates from suicide.
Drug Overdose Death Rates, by State of Residence: United States The latest state-based age-adjusted death rates for drug overdoses.
Firearm Injury Death Rates by State The latest state-based age-adjusted death rates for firearm-related fatalities.
Homicide Rates by State The latest state-based age-adjusted death rates for assault.
Septicemia Mortality by State Number of deaths and age-adjusted death rates from blood poisoning.
Chronic Liver Disease/Cirrhosis Mortality by State Number of deaths and age-adjusted death rates from chronic liver diseases.
Hypertension Mortality by State Number of deaths and age-adjusted death rates from hypertensive disease.
Parkinson’s Disease Mortality by State Number of deaths and age-adjusted death rates from Parkinson’s disease.
Infant Mortality Rates by State The number of deaths to infants under one year of age per 1,000 live births.
Other state data 
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Life Expectancy at Birth, by State, 2018 This color-coded map features life expectancy at birth for all 50 states. Life expectancy for the District of Columbia is listed on the Washington, D.C. state page.
Quarterly Provisional Death Rates for COVID-19
Provisional Death Rates for COVID-19, 12-month Period Ending in August 2020
Marriage Rates by State, 2019pdf icon The number of marriages per 1,000 total population.
Divorce Rates by State, 2019pdf icon The number of divorces per 1,000 total population. An analysis of 45 states.
FastStats Quick facts on the number of births and deaths in each state, along with key links to other references.

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Page last reviewed: March 4, 2021