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TABLE B-19
1997 VERMONT RESIDENT BIRTHS
                                     BIRTH WEIGHT IN GRAMS BY EDUCATION OF FATHER
                                     NUMBER OF EVENTS AND CUMULATIVE ROW PERCENTS

                                                     BIRTH WEIGHT
                    
                                                   NUMBER OF EVENTS
                    
EDUCATION OF            500-  1000-  1500-  2000-  2500-  3000-  3500-  4000-  4500-  5000-
FATHER            <500  999   1499   1999   2499   2999   3499   3999   4499   4999   5499  5500+ UNKNOWN TOTAL
------------      ----  ----  -----  -----  -----  -----  -----  -----  -----  -----  ----- ----- ------- -----

<9 YEARS            0     1      1      0      6     14     26     26      6      0      1     0      0      81
 9 YEARS            0     0      1      3      2     18     33     23      7      1      0     0      0      88
10 YEARS            0     0      3      1     12     36     68     55     19      0      2     0      0     196
11 YEARS            0     0      4      4     14     36    101     82     15      5      0     0      1     262
H.S. GRADUATE       4    12      9     36    111    429    952    830    271     38      5     0      6    2703
1 YEAR COLLEGE      0     0      1      8     13     25     78     66     35      1      0     0      0     227
2 YEARS COLLEGE     0     0      3      5     21     54    195    223     73     13      0     0      2     589
3 YEARS COLLEGE     0     1      2      3      1     15     35     36     11      2      0     1      1     108
COLLEGE GRAD. +     2     3      8     14     34    179    590    593    183     45      7     0      3    1661
UNKNOWN             2     3      3     13     48    123    256    186     37      8      0     0      8     687

TOTAL               8    20     35     87    262    929   2334   2120    657    113     15     1     21    6602

                                     CUMULATIVE ROW PERCENTS - EXCLUDING UNKNOWNS
                    
EDUCATION OF            500-  1000-  1500-  2000-  2500-  3000-  3500-  4000-  4500-  5000-
FATHER            <500  999   1499   1999   2499   2999   3499   3999   4499   4999   5499   5500+
------------      ----  ----  -----  -----  -----  -----  -----  -----  -----  -----  -----  -----

<9 YEARS           0.0   1.2   2.5    2.5    9.9   27.2   59.3   91.4   98.8    98.8  100.0  100.0
 9 YEARS           0.0   0.0   1.1    4.5    6.8   27.3   64.8   90.9   98.9   100.0  100.0  100.0
10 YEARS           0.0   0.0   1.5    2.0    8.2   26.5   61.2   89.3   99.0    99.0  100.0  100.0
11 YEARS           0.0   0.0   1.5    3.1    8.4   22.2   60.9   92.3   98.1   100.0  100.0  100.0
H.S. GRADUATE      0.1   0.6   0.9    2.3    6.4   22.3   57.6   88.4   98.4    99.8  100.0  100.0
1 YEAR COLLEGE     0.0   0.0   0.4    4.0    9.7   20.7   55.1   84.1   99.6   100.0  100.0  100.0
2 YEARS COLLEGE    0.0   0.0   0.5    1.4    4.9   14.1   47.4   85.3   97.8   100.0  100.0  100.0
3 YEARS COLLEGE    0.0   0.9   2.8    5.6    6.5   20.6   53.3   86.9   97.2    99.1   99.1  100.0
COLLEGE GRAD. +    0.1   0.3   0.8    1.6    3.7   14.5   50.1   85.8   96.9    99.6  100.0  100.0
UNKNOWN            0.3   0.7   1.2    3.1   10.2   28.3   66.0   93.4   98.8   100.0  100.0  100.0

TOTAL              0.1   0.4   1.0    2.3    6.3   20.4   55.8   88.1   98.0    99.8  100.0  100.0

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