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Asian-American Mothers: Demographic Characteristics by Maternal Place of Birth and Asian Subgroup, 2016

Categories: Asian Americans,Births/Deaths,Health/Medical,Statistics,Women

https://www.cdc.gov/nchs/data/nvsr/nvsr67/nvsr67_02.pdf

Provides demographic information about Asian-American women who gave birth in the U.S. in 2016.  Covers six subgroups: Asian Indian, Chinese, Filipino, Japanese, Korean, and Vietnamese, whether they were born in the U.S. or abroad.  Finds that 6.4% of U.S. births in 2016 were to non-Hispanic Asian women.   From the National Center for Health Statistics