Public Services Division
Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD). This institute of the National Institutes of Health (NIH) conducts and sponsors research and provides training programs on reproductive health, pregnancy, fetal development , child health and human development.
Guttmacher Institute. Data Center. This organization is concerned with health research, policy analysis and public education in the area of sexual and reproductive health. National and international data and statistical reports are available.
Dye, JL. Fertility of American Women: 2008. Washington (D.C.): U.S. Census Bureau; 2010 Nov. (Current Population Reports; P20-563). 17 p.
Fertility of American Women: 2010 – Detailed Tables. (U.S. Census Bureau). Data presented in Excel spreadsheets.
Jones J, Mosher WD, Daniels K. Current contraception use in the United States 2006-2010, and changes in patterns of use since 1995 [Internet]. Natl Health Stat Report. 2012 Oct 18;(60):1-28.
Laughlin, Lynda. Maternity Leave and Employment Patterns of First-Time Mothers: 1961–2008. Washington (DC): U.S. Census Bureau; 2011 Oct. (Current Population Reports; P70-128).
Martin JA, Hamilton BE, Osterman MJ. Three decades of twin births in the United States, 1980-2009 [Internet]. NCHS Data Brief. 2012 Jan;(80):1-8. PMID: 22617378.
Mosher WD, Jones J, Abma JC. Intended and unintended births in the United States: 1982-2010 [Internet]. Natl Health Stat Report. 2012 Jul 24;(55):1-28. PubMed PMID:23115878.
Pazol K, Creanga AA, Zane SB, Burley KD, Jamieson DJ; Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Abortion Surveillance -- United States, 2009 [Internet]. MMWR Surveillance Summary 2012 Nov 23;61(8):1-44. PubMed PMID: 23169413.
Sunderam S, Kissin DM, Flowers L, Anderson JE, Folger SG, Jamieson DJ, Barfield WD; Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Assisted Reproductive Technology Surveillance -- United States, 2009. [PDF]. MMWR Surveillance Summary 2012 Nov 2;61(7):1-23.