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Vital Statistics

Information about Births in North Carolina for 2005

Youngest Mother   10
Oldest Mother   53
Youngest Father   14
Oldest Father   75
Sets of Twins   2,076
Sets of Triplets   65
Sets of Quadruplets   2
Sets of Quintuplets   0
Most Births Occurred on September 8 450
Fewest Births Occurred on December 25 194
Day of Week Most Births Occurred Thursday 20,390
Largest Live Birth   13 lbs. 9 ozs.
Total Births   123,040

Source: North Carolina Center for Health Statistics.