Data table for figure 8. Early prenatal care by race and Hispanic origin of mother: United States, 1980–2002
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NOTE: See Chartbook Figure 8.

Race and Hispanic origin of mother 1980 1985 1990 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002
All mothers76.376.275.881.381.982.582.883.283.283.483.7
American Indian or Alaska Native55.857.557.966.767.768.168.869.569.369.369.8
Asian or Pacific Islander73.774.175.179.981.
Hispanic or Latino60.
White, not Hispanic or Latino81.281.483.387.187.487.987.988.488.588.588.6
Black or African American, not Hispanic or Latino60.760.160.770.471.572.373.374.174.374.575.2

NOTES: Early prenatal care begins during the first trimester of pregnancy. Persons of Hispanic origin may be of any race. Prior to 1993, data from States lacking an Hispanic-origin item on the birth certificate were excluded. Interpretation of trend data should take into consideration immigration. See Appendix II, Hispanic origin. See related Health, United States, 2004, table 6.

SOURCE: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics, National Vital Statistics System.

From: Chartbook on Trends in the Health of Americans

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Health, United States, 2004: With Chartbook on Trends in the Health of Americans.
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Hyattsville (MD): National Center for Health Statistics (US); 2004 Sep.

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