UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

Pooled Data Files
Indicator All birth orders combined By birth order
ASFR and CPFR, standardized age scale 1895-1899, 1905-1910, 1917-2016 1917-2016
Total fertility rate and mean age at birth 1895-1899, 1905-1910, 1917-2016 [graphs] 1917-2016
References                   Notes

Data by source
Source Source type All birth orders combined By birth order
European Demographic Observatory (ODE). Data collection submitted to the HFC by Jean-Paul Sardon, 2011. research estimates 1917-2006 1917-2006
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics (2005). Vital Statistics of the United States, 2003, Volume I, Natality. Hyattsville: National Center for Health Statistics. Data downloaded on 04.06.2013. vital statistics 1940-2003
Hamilton, B.E., Martin, J.A., and S. Ventura (2011). Births: Preliminary data for 2010. National vital statistics report. Vol. 60, No. 2. Hyattsville, Maryland: National Center for Health Statistics. Data downloaded on 04.06.2013. vital statistics 2001-2010
Hamilton, B.E., Martin, J.A., and S. Ventura (2012). Births: Preliminary data for 2011. National vital statistics report. Vol. 61, No. 5. Hyattsville, Maryland: National Center for Health Statistics. Data downloaded on 04.06.2013. vital statistics 2011 2011
The Office of Population Research at Princeton University (2013). Age specific fertility rates by live birth order [electronic resource]. Princeton, New Jersey: The Office of Population Research at Princeton University. Data downloaded on 19.10.2013. research estimates 1917-1980 1917-1980
Martin, J.A., Hamilton, B.E., Ostermann, M.J.K., et al. (2013). Births: Final data for 2012. National vital statistics report. Vol. 62, No. 9. Hyattsville, Maryland: National Center for Health Statistics. Data downloaded on 28.03.2014. vital statistics 2012 2012
Martin, J.A., Hamilton, B.E., Ostermann, M.J.K., et al. (2015). Births: Final data for 2013. National vital statistics report. Vol. 64, No. 1. Hyattsville, Maryland: National Center for Health Statistics. Data downloaded on 03.03.2015. vital statistics 2013 2013
Mazur, P. (1967). Reconstruction of fertility trends for the female population of the U.S.S.R. Population Studies 21(1): 33-52. Data downloaded on 30.03.2015. research estimates 1926-1939
Haines, M.R. (1990). Western fertility in mid-transition: fertility and nuptiality in the United States and selected nations at the turn of the century. Journal of Family History. 1990: 15-23. Data downloaded on 30.07.2014. research estimates 1905-1910
Haines, M.R. (1990). Western fertility in mid-transition: fertility and nuptiality in the United States and selected nations at the turn of the century. Journal of Family History. 1990: 15-23. Data downloaded on 30.07.2014. research estimates 1895-1899
Martin, J.A., Hamilton, B.E., Sutton, P.D., et al. (2010). Births: Final data for 2007. National vital statistics report. Vol. 58, No. 24. Hyattsville, Maryland: National Center for Health Statistics. Data downloaded on 23.04.2015. vital statistics 2007 2007
Martin, J.A., Hamilton, B.E., Sutton, P.D., et al. (2015). Births: Final data for 2008. National vital statistics report. Vol. 59, No. 1. Hyattsville, Maryland: National Center for Health Statistics. Data downloaded on 23.04.2015. vital statistics 2008 2008
Martin, J.A., Hamilton, B.E., Ventura, S., et al. (2011). Births: Final data for 2009. National vital statistics report. Vol. 60, No. 1. Hyattsville, Maryland: National Center for Health Statistics. Data downloaded on 23.04.2015. vital statistics 2009 2009
Martin, J.A., Hamilton, B.E., Ventura, S., et al. (2012). Births: Final data for 2010. National vital statistics report. Vol. 61, No. 1. Hyattsville, Maryland: National Center for Health Statistics. Data downloaded on 23.04.2015. vital statistics 2010 2010
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics (2015). Central Birth Rates by Live-Birth Order, Current Age of Mother,according to Race of Child, for Women in Selected Groups of Cohorts from1896-1900 to 1980-1984: United States 1940-1999 [electronic resource]. Hyattsville, Maryland: National Center for Health Statistics. Data downloaded on 24.04.2015. vital statistics 1940-1979 1940-1979
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics (1984). Vital Statistics of the United States 1980. Volume I - Natality. Hyattsville, Maryland: National Center for Health Statistics. Data downloaded on 24.04.2015. vital statistics 1980 1980
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics (1985). Vital Statistics of the United States 1981. Volume I - Natality. Hyattsville, Maryland: National Center for Health Statistics. Data downloaded on 24.04.2015. vital statistics 1981 1981
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics (1986). Vital Statistics of the United States 1982. Volume I - Natality. Hyattsville, Maryland: National Center for Health Statistics. Data downloaded on 24.04.2015. vital statistics 1982 1982
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics (1987). Vital Statistics of the United States 1983. Volume I - Natality. Hyattsville, Maryland: National Center for Health Statistics. Data downloaded on 24.04.2015. vital statistics 1983 1983
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics (1988). Vital Statistics of the United States 1984. Volume I - Natality. Hyattsville, Maryland: National Center for Health Statistics. Data downloaded on 24.04.2015. vital statistics 1984 1984
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics (1988). Vital Statistics of the United States 1985. Volume I - Natality. Hyattsville, Maryland: National Center for Health Statistics. Data downloaded on 24.04.2015. vital statistics 1985 1985
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics (1988). Vital Statistics of the United States 1986. Volume I - Natality. Hyattsville, Maryland: National Center for Health Statistics. Data downloaded on 24.04.2015. vital statistics 1986 1986
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics (1989). Vital Statistics of the United States 1987. Volume I - Natality. Hyattsville, Maryland: National Center for Health Statistics. Data downloaded on 24.04.2015. vital statistics 1987 1987
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics (1990). Vital Statistics of the United States 1988. Volume I - Natality. Hyattsville, Maryland: National Center for Health Statistics. Data downloaded on 24.04.2015. vital statistics 1988 1988
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics (1993). Vital Statistics of the United States 1989. Volume I - Natality. Hyattsville, Maryland: National Center for Health Statistics. Data downloaded on 24.04.2015. vital statistics 1989 1989
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics (1994). Vital Statistics of the United States 1990. Volume I - Natality. Hyattsville, Maryland: National Center for Health Statistics. Data downloaded on 24.04.2015. vital statistics 1990 1990
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics (1995). Vital Statistics of the United States 1991. Volume I - Natality. Hyattsville, Maryland: National Center for Health Statistics. Data downloaded on 24.04.2015. vital statistics 1991 1991
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics (1996). Vital Statistics of the United States 1992. Volume I - Natality. Hyattsville, Maryland: National Center for Health Statistics. Data downloaded on 24.04.2015. vital statistics 1992 1992
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics (1999). Vital Statistics of the United States 1993. Volume I - Natality. Hyattsville, Maryland: National Center for Health Statistics. Data downloaded on 24.04.2015. vital statistics 1993 1993
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics (2015). Central Birth Rates by Live-Birth Order, Current Age of Mother, according to Race of Child, for Women in Selected Groups of Cohorts from1945-1980: United States 1994 [electronic resource]. Hyattsville, Maryland: National Center for Health Statistics. Data downloaded on 24.04.2015. vital statistics 1994 1994
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics (2015). Central Birth Rates by Live-Birth Order, Current Age of Mother, according to Race of Child, for Women in Selected Groups of Cohorts from1946-1981: United States 1995 [electronic resource]. Hyattsville, Maryland: National Center for Health Statistics. Data downloaded on 24.04.2015. vital statistics 1995 1995
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics (2015). Central Birth Rates by Live-Birth Order, Current Age of Mother, according to Race of Child, for Women in Selected Groups of Cohorts from1947-1982: United States 1996 [electronic resource]. Hyattsville, Maryland: National Center for Health Statistics. Data downloaded on 24.04.2015. vital statistics 1996 1996
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics (2015). Central Birth Rates by Live-Birth Order, Current Age of Mother, according to Race of Child, for Women in Selected Groups of Cohorts from1948-1983: United States 1997 [electronic resource]. Hyattsville, Maryland: National Center for Health Statistics. Data downloaded on 24.04.2015. vital statistics 1997 1997
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics (2015). Central Birth Rates by Live-Birth Order, Current Age of Mother, according to Race of Child, for Women in Selected Groups of Cohorts from1949-1984: United States 1998 [electronic resource]. Hyattsville, Maryland: National Center for Health Statistics. Data downloaded on 24.04.2015. vital statistics 1998 1998
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics (2015). Central Birth Rates by Live-Birth Order, Current Age of Mother, according to Race of Child, for Women in Selected Groups of Cohorts from1950-1985: United States 1999 [electronic resource]. Hyattsville, Maryland: National Center for Health Statistics. Data downloaded on 24.04.2015. vital statistics 1999 1999
Ventura, S., Hamilton, B.E., and Ph.D. Sutton (2003). Revised Birth and Fertility Rates for the United States, 2000 and 2011. National vital statistics report. Vol. 51, No. 4. Hyattsville, Maryland: National Center for Health Statistics. Data downloaded on 24.04.2015. vital statistics 2000-2001 2000-2001
Martin, J.A., Hamilton, B.E., Sutton, P.D., et al. (2003). Births: Final data for 2002. National vital statistics report. Vol. 52, No. 10. Hyattsville, Maryland: National Center for Health Statistics. Data downloaded on 24.04.2015. vital statistics 2002 2002
Martin, J.A., Hamilton, B.E., Sutton, P.D., et al. (2005). Births: Final data for 2003. National vital statistics report. Vol. 54, No. 02. Hyattsville, Maryland: National Center for Health Statistics. Data downloaded on 24.04.2015. vital statistics 2003 2003
Martin, J.A., Hamilton, B.E., Sutton, P.D., et al. (2006). Births: Final data for 2004. National vital statistics report. Vol. 55, No. 01. Hyattsville, Maryland: National Center for Health Statistics. Data downloaded on 24.04.2015. vital statistics 2004 2004
Martin, J.A., Hamilton, B.E., Sutton, P.D., et al. (2007). Births: Final data for 2005. National vital statistics report. Vol. 56, No. 06. Hyattsville, Maryland: National Center for Health Statistics. Data downloaded on 24.04.2015. vital statistics 2005 2005
Martin, J.A., Hamilton, B.E., Sutton, P.D., et al. (2009). Births: Final data for 2006. National vital statistics report. Vol. 57, No. 07. Hyattsville, Maryland: National Center for Health Statistics. Data downloaded on 24.04.2015. vital statistics 2006 2006
Martin, J.A., Hamilton, B.E., Ventura, M.A., et al. (2013). Births: Final data for 2006. National vital statistics report. Vol. 62, No. 01. Hyattsville, Maryland: National Center for Health Statistics. Data downloaded on 24.04.2015. vital statistics 2011 2011
Hamilton, B.E., Martin, J.A., Ostermann, M.J.K., et al. (2015). Births: Final data for 2014. National vital statistics report. Vol. 64, No. 12. Hyattsville, Maryland: National Center for Health Statistics. Data downloaded on 10.03.2016. vital statistics 2014 2014
Human Fertility Database. Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research (Germany) and Vienna Institute of Demography (Austria). Available at www.humanfertility.org. Data downloaded on 12.06.2018. vital statistics 1933-2015 1933-2015
Martin, J.A., Hamilton, B.E., Osterman, M.J.K., et al. (2017). Births: Final data for 2015. National vital statistics report. Vol. 66, No. 01. Hyattsville, Maryland: National Center for Health Statistics. Data downloaded on 24.07.2017. vital statistics 2015 2015
Martin, J.A., Hamilton, B.E., Osterman, M.J.K., et al. (2018). Births: Final data for 2016. National vital statistics report. Vol. 67, No. 01. Hyattsville, Maryland: National Center for Health Statistics. Data downloaded on 01.02.2018. vital statistics 2016 2016