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Vital Statistics

Information about Births in North Carolina for 2004

Youngest Mother   12
Oldest Mother   55
Youngest Father   14
Oldest Father   80
Sets of Twins   1,899
Sets of Triplets   61
Sets of Quadruplets   2
Sets of Quintuplets   1
Most Births Occurred on July 1 & Oct 28 (tie) 427
Fewest Births Occurred on December 25 171
Day of Week Most Births Occurred Thursday 19,754
Largest Live Birth   12 lbs. 14 ozs.
Total Births   119,773

Source: North Carolina Center for Health Statistics.