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United States Centres for Disease Control and Prevention, National Centre for Health Statistics 2015. Births: final data for 2014, national vital statistics reports

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Item type:Help on this termData Source
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In the United States, State laws require birth certificates to be completed for all births, and Federal law mandates national collection and publication of births and other vital statistics data. The National Vital Statistics System, the Federal compilation of this data, is the result of the cooperation between the National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS) and the States to provide access to statistical information from birth certificates.

Link to data source:Help on this term

https://www.cdc.gov/nchs/nvss/births.htm?CDC_AA_refVal=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.cdc.gov%2Fnchs%2Fbirths.htm

Collection and usage attributes

National reporting arrangement:Help on this term

1998-2017

Frequency:Help on this termAnnual
Implementation start date:Help on this term01/07/1998

Source and reference attributes

Data custodian:Help on this term

United States Centres for Disease Control and Prevention, National Centre for Health Statistics

Submitting organisation:Help on this term

National Centre for Health Statistics

Reference documents:Help on this term

https://www.cdc.gov/nchs/data/nvsr/nvsr68/nvsr68_13-508.pdf