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Vital Statistics

Information about Births in North Carolina for 2000

Youngest Mother   11
Oldest Mother   52
Youngest Father   14
Oldest Father   75
Sets of Twins   1,759
Sets of Triplets   65
Sets of Quadruplets   3
Sets of Quintuplets   2
Most Births Occurred on September 12 423
Fewest Births Occurred on December 24 203
Day of Week Most Births Occurred Tuesday 19,161
Largest Live Birth   14 lbs. 2 ozs.
Total Births   120,247

Source: North Carolina Center for Health Statistics.