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Vital Facts

Vital Statistics

Information about Births in North Carolina for 1998

Youngest Mother   12
Oldest Mother   52
Youngest Father   13
Oldest Father   79
Sets of Twins   1,606
Sets of Triplets   61
Sets of Quadruplets   6
Sets of Quintuplets   1
Most Births Occurred on September 11 408
Fewest Births Occurred on January 25 190
Day of Week Most Births Occurred Tuesday 17,879
Largest Live Birth   13 lbs. 9 ozs.
Total Births   111,631

Source: North Carolina Center for Health Statistics.