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Vital Statistics

Information about Births in North Carolina for 2001

Youngest Mother   12
Oldest Mother   51
Youngest Father   13
Oldest Father   78
Sets of Twins   1,850
Sets of Triplets   71
Sets of Quadruplets   5
Most Births Occurred on December 28 454
Fewest Births Occurred on December 25 187
Day of Week Most Births Occurred Friday 19,257
Largest Live Birth   13 lbs. 4 ozs.
Total Births   118,112

Source: North Carolina Center for Health Statistics.