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                                    SPONTANEOUS ABORTIONS (<20 WEEKS), AGE OF FEMALE BY RACE
                                                     ARKANSAS RESIDENTS 1996


                                                     TOTAL    WHITE     BLACK    OTHER   UNKNOWN

                                AGE                    930      698      219        6        7

                                <15                      5        4        1        0        0

                                15-17                   66       42       24        0        0

                                18-19                  103       67       35        0        1

                                20-24                  272      214       54        1        3

                                25-29                  211      157       52        0        2

                                30-34                  137      112       24        1        0

                                35-39                   88       66       19        2        1

                                40+                     44       33        9        2        0

                                UNKNOWN                  4        3        1        0        0








                                 SPONTANEOUS ABORTIONS (<20 WEEKS) BY MARITAL STATUS OF FEMALE
                                                     ARKANSAS RESIDENTS 1996


                                                                   NUMBER    PERCENT

                                           MARRIED                    561       60.3

                                           UNMARRIED                  356       38.3

                                           UNKNOWN                     13        1.4

                                           TOTAL                      930      100.0









                               NOTE:  OUT-OF-STATE OCCURRENCES TO ARKANSAS RESIDENTS ARE NOT USUALLY
                                      REPORTED

                               SOURCE:  CENTER FOR HEALTH STATISTICS, ARKANSAS DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH
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