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Vital Statistics

Information about Births in North Carolina for 1997

Youngest Mother   11
Oldest Mother   51
Youngest Father   13
Oldest Father   71
Sets of Twins   1,440
Sets of Triplets   45
Sets of Quadruplets   3
Most Births Occurred on September 17 410
Fewest Births Occurred on October 12 182
Day of Week Most Births Occurred Wednesday 17,051
Largest Live Birth   14 lbs. 0 ozs.
Total Births   106,949

Source: North Carolina Center for Health Statistics.