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TABLE B-24
1998 VERMONT RESIDENT BIRTHS
                                      MONTH PRENATAL CARE BEGAN BY AGE OF FATHER
                                      NUMBER OF EVENTS AND CUMULATIVE ROW PERCENTS
                    
                                                MONTH PRENATAL CARE BEGAN*
AGE OF
FATHER        FIRST   SECOND  THIRD   FOURTH  FIFTH   SIXTH   SEVENTH  EIGHTH  NINTH    NONE  UNKNOWN  TOTAL
------------  -----   ------  -----   ------  ------  -----   -------  ------  ------  ------ -------  -----

<15 YEARS        0        0       0       0       0      0        0        0       0       0       0       0

 15 YEARS        0        0       1       0       0      0        0        0       0       0       0       1
 16 YEARS        0        2       2       1       1      0        0        0       0       0       1       7
 17 YEARS        2       10       6       1       0      1        0        1       1       1       0      23
 18 YEARS        1       19      12       6       3      1        0        0       0       0       4      46
 19 YEARS        7       34      14       5       1      3        0        0       1       2       2      69

(15-19 YRS)  (  10)   (  65)  (  35)  (  13)  (   5) (   5)   (   0)   (   1)  (   2)  (   3)  (   7)  ( 146)

 20 YEARS        4       37      27      13       3      4        2        1       0       2      10     103
 21 YEARS       11       52      31       8       6      4        3        2       0       0      10     127
 22 YEARS       21       77      40      14       9      3        0        0       0       0       6     170
 23 YEARS       17      101      37      11       9      1        2        1       1       1      15     196
 24 YEARS       15      106      46      26       4      1        3        1       2       0       7     211

(20-24 YRS)  (  68)   ( 373)  ( 181)  (  72)  (  31) (  13)   (  10)   (   5)  (   3)  (   3)  (  48)  ( 807)

 25-29 YRS     191      842     343     106      40     18       11        4       6       2      66    1629
 30-34 YRS     204      937     400      56      30     15       11        2       1       1      48    1705
 35-39 YRS     127      572     248      58      21     10        7        5       3       0      34    1085
 40-44 YRS      62      189     105      18      11      6        2        2       1       1      15     412
 45+ YEARS      22       92      49      12       2      2        2        0       1       1       4     187
 UNKNOWN        46      208     143      70      30     28       14        9       5       8      37     598

 TOTAL         730     3278    1504     405     170     97       57       28      22      19     259    6569

                                   CUMULATIVE ROW PERCENTS - EXCLUDING UNKNOWNS                     
AGE OF
FATHER         FIRST  SECOND   THIRD  FOURTH   FIFTH   SIXTH  SEVENTH  EIGHTH   NINTH    NONE
------------  ------- ------- ------- ------- ------- ------- -------  -------  -----   -------

<15 YEARS        0.0     0.0     0.0     0.0     0.0     0.0     0.0      0.0     0.0      0.0

 15 YEARS        0.0     0.0   100.0   100.0   100.0   100.0   100.0    100.0   100.0    100.0
 16 YEARS        0.0    33.3    66.7    83.3   100.0   100.0   100.0    100.0   100.0    100.0
 17 YEARS        8.7    52.2    78.3    82.6    82.6    87.0    87.0     91.3    95.7    100.0
 18 YEARS        2.4    47.6    76.2    90.5    97.6   100.0   100.0    100.0   100.0    100.0
 19 YEARS       10.4    61.2    82.1    89.6    91.0    95.5    95.5     95.5    97.0    100.0

(15-19 YRS)   (  7.2) ( 54.0) ( 79.1) ( 88.5) ( 92.1) ( 95.7) ( 95.7)  ( 96.4) ( 97.8)  (100.0)

 20 YEARS        4.3    44.1    73.1    87.1    90.3    94.6    96.8     97.8    97.8    100.0
 21 YEARS        9.4    53.8    80.3    87.2    92.3    95.7    98.3    100.0   100.0    100.0
 22 YEARS       12.8    59.8    84.1    92.7    98.2   100.0   100.0    100.0   100.0    100.0
 23 YEARS        9.4    65.2    85.6    91.7    96.7    97.2    98.3     98.9    99.4    100.0
 24 YEARS        7.4    59.3    81.9    94.6    96.6    97.1    98.5     99.0   100.0    100.0

(20-24 YRS)   (  9.0) ( 58.1) ( 81.9) ( 91.4) ( 95.5) ( 97.2) ( 98.6)  ( 99.2) ( 99.6)  (100.0)

 25-29 YRS      12.2    66.1    88.0    94.8    97.4    98.5    99.2     99.5    99.9    100.0
 30-34 YRS      12.3    68.9    93.0    96.4    98.2    99.1    99.8     99.9    99.9    100.0
 35-39 YRS      12.1    66.5    90.1    95.6    97.6    98.6    99.2     99.7   100.0    100.0
 40-44 YRS      15.6    63.2    89.7    94.2    97.0    98.5    99.0     99.5    99.7    100.0
 45+ YEARS      12.0    62.3    89.1    95.6    96.7    97.8    98.9     98.9    99.5    100.0
 UNKNOWN         8.2    45.3    70.8    83.2    88.6    93.6    96.1     97.7    98.6    100.0

 TOTAL          11.6    63.5    87.4    93.8    96.5    98.0    98.9     99.4    99.7    100.0

* SEE APPENDIX B FOR DATA QUALITY NOTES.

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