Table 22. Births to mothers younger than age 18 years, by ethnicity, 1994 through 2001

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Year:

1994

1995

1996

1997

1998

1999

2000

2001

 

Numbers of Births

             

City of Galveston

               

Black

58

54

50

27

34

24

26

19

Hispanic

34

25

25

27

26

24

28

24

All other

15

17

21

13

22

15

10

13

Total

107

96

96

67

82

63

64

56

 

Percentages of All Births

             

City of Galveston

               

Black

18.5

19.8

17.9

10.7

14.8

9.0

9.3

7.4

Hispanic

10.5

8.9

7.9

8.7

8.7

7.6

9.3

7.3

All other

3.5

4.8

6.0

3.7

5.5

4.3

3.1

4.1

Total

10.0

10.5

10.2

7.3

8.8

6.8

7.1

6.2

Galveston County

               

Black

15.3

16.1

14.3

9.8

11.9

10.0

9.2

6.7

Hispanic

9.6

8.6

8.9

10.5

6.9

8.6

8.7

6.8

All other

3.6

3.8

4.4

4.2

3.9

4.2

2.5

2.6

Total

7.2

7.2

7.2

6.7

5.9

6.3

5.3

4.4

Texas

               

Black

10.9

10.6

10.4

10.0

8.9

8.5

7.9

7.6

Hispanic

9.0

9.1

8.9

8.7

8.4

8.2

7.7

7.2

All other

3.9

4.0

3.9

3.6

3.6

3.3

3.0

2.8

Total

6.9

6.9

6.8

6.7

6.4

6.1

5.7

5.4

Source: Texas Department of Health Bureau of Vital Statistics