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TABLE B-18
2008 VERMONT RESIDENT BIRTHS MONTH PRENATAL CARE BEGAN BY EDUCATION OF MOTHER
NUMBER OF EVENTS AND CUMULATIVE ROW PERCENTS
MONTH PRENATAL CARE BEGAN (1)
NUMBER OF EVENTS
EDUCATION OF MOTHER FIRST  SECOND THIRD FOURTH FIFTH SIXTH SEVENTH EIGHTH NINTH NONE UNKNOWN TOTAL
8TH GRADE OR LESS 1 14 20 5 5 4 2 1 2 3 1 58
9TH - 12TH GRADE -
    NO DIPLOMA 7 200 195 81 37 20 10 6 4 6 9 575
H.S. GRAD / GED CERT 34 677 709 198 81 51 32 11 11 6 33 1843
SOME COLLEGE - 
    NO DEGREE 14 461 440 122 38 12 18 11 6 6 24 1152
ASSOCIATE DEGREE 6 200 207 22 7 6 5 1 1 0 10 465
BACHELOR'S DEGREE 13 619 594 93 32 14 11 6 2 2 33 1419
MASTER'S DEGREE 6 263 287 39 10 9 6 0 3 0 19 642
DOCTORATE OR 
    PROFESSIONAL DEGREE 4 63 49 10 2 2 0 1 0 0 1 132
UNKNOWN 1 19 23 4 3 4 1 0 0 0 0 55
STATE TOTAL 86 2516 2524 574 215 122 85 37 29 23 130 6341
CUMULATIVE ROW PERCENTS  - EXCLUDING UNKNOWNS
EDUCATION OF MOTHER FIRST  SECOND THIRD FOURTH FIFTH SIXTH SEVENTH EIGHTH NINTH NONE
8TH GRADE OR LESS 1.8 26.3 61.4 70.2 78.9 86.0 89.5 91.2 94.7 100.0
9TH - 12TH GRADE -
    NO DIPLOMA 1.2 36.6 71.0 85.3 91.9 95.4 97.2 98.2 98.9 100.0
H.S. GRAD / GED CERT 1.9 39.3 78.5 89.4 93.9 96.7 98.5 99.1 99.7 100.0
SOME COLLEGE - 
    NO DEGREE 1.2 42.1 81.1 91.9 95.3 96.4 98.0 98.9 99.5 100.0
ASSOCIATE DEGREE 1.3 45.3 90.8 95.6 97.1 98.5 99.6 99.8 100.0 100.0
BACHELOR'S DEGREE 0.9 45.6 88.5 95.2 97.5 98.5 99.3 99.7 99.9 100.0
MASTER'S DEGREE 1.0 43.2 89.2 95.5 97.1 98.6 99.5 99.5 100.0 100.0
DOCTORATE OR 
    PROFESSIONAL DEGREE 3.1 51.1 88.5 96.2 97.7 99.2 99.2 100.0 100.0 100.0
UNKNOWN 1.8 36.4 78.2 85.5 90.9 98.2 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
STATE TOTAL 1.4 41.9 82.5 91.8 95.2 97.2 98.6 99.2 99.6 100.0
(1) SEE APPENDIX B FOR DATA QUALITY NOTES