Catalog of Holdings

Study Report

Study Number: AJ-005-006-1-1-United States-NCHS-1990

Subject Area: Vital Statistics

Bibliographic Citation: Fetal deaths data file, 1990.  [machine-readable data file] / U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. National Center for Health Statistics  [principal investigator(s)] / Rockville, MD: National Center for Health Statistics  [distributor].

Date Accessioned: 5/2/2007

Number of Files Received: 5

Access Status: Access limited to CDE affiliates

Documentation: See CDE acquisition number 1640.00 (CD-ROM) for access to the data and codebook.

Abstract: US Fetal death data are limited to deaths occurring within the United States to U.S. residents and nonresidents. Fetal deaths occurring to U.S. citizens outside the United States are not included in this data file. Fetal death data for Puerto Rico, Virgin Islands, and Guam are limited to deaths occurring within the respective territories. Data in the death record include: age, race, education, marital status of the mother; age, race, and education of father; gender, weight, plurality, gestation, and month/year of delivery, method of delivery, medical conditions.

Media/File Reports:

6040 (CD-ROM)