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Table 11 Births to Mothers 17 Years of Age and Younger by County of Residence

Births to Mothers 17 Years of Age and Younger 
by Public Health Region and County of Residence 
Texas, 2014
Geographic Area Total Number Total Percent White** Number White** Percent Black Number Black Percent Hispanic Number Hispanic Percent
TEXAS 11,113 2.8 1,883 1.1 1,333 2.9 7,897 4.2
REGION 1 468 3.7 99 1.6 32 4.3 337 5.8
REGION 2 240 3.4 109 2.2 19 4.9 112 5.9
REGION 3 2,411 2.3 504 1.0 456 2.9 1,451 3.9
REGION 4 429 2.9 185 2.1 87 3.9 157 4.6
REGION 5 277 2.8 136 2.3 74 3.5 67 3.3
REGION 6 2,361 2.3 367 0.9 445 2.6 1,549 3.5
REGION 7 944 2.1 189 0.8 147 3.2 608 3.7
REGION 8 1,206 3.0 137 1.0 54 2.6 1,015 4.0
REGION 9 389 3.7 79 1.8 11 3.3 299 5.1
REGION 10 506 3.6 15 0.7 2 0.5 489 4.3
REGION 11 1,882 4.7 63 1.9 6 2.7 1,813 5.0
ANDERSON 16 2.8 8 2.3 1 1.1 7 5.3
ANDREWS 9 2.6 4 3.3 0 - 5 2.3
ANGELINA 37 3.2 21 3.2 5 2.7 11 3.3
ARANSAS 7 2.6 3 1.9 0 - 4 3.5
ARCHER 1 1.2 0 - 0 - 1 *
ARMSTRONG 0 - 0 - 0 - 0 -
ATASCOSA 22 3.1 4 1.8 0 - 18 3.8
AUSTIN 13 3.6 4 2.1 3 7.9 6 4.4
BAILEY 6 5.5 1 2.8 0 - 5 7.0
BANDERA 2 1.3 1 0.8 0 - 1 2.6
BASTROP 41 3.9 10 2.1 3 5.0 28 5.5
BAYLOR 2 4.7 0 - 1 * 1 *
BEE 24 5.8 1 1.1 0 - 23 7.2
BELL 130 2.1 30 0.9 36 2.8 64 4.0
BEXAR 758 2.7 67 0.8 46 2.6 645 3.6
BLANCO 1 1.0 0 - 0 - 1 2.8
BORDEN 0 - 0 - 0 - 0 -
BOSQUE 2 1.2 0 - 0 - 2 5.1
BOWIE 41 3.4 22 2.9 12 3.6 7 6.0
BRAZORIA 100 2.1 37 1.4 12 2.4 51 3.3
BRAZOS 60 2.1 10 0.7 16 4.5 34 3.5
BREWSTER 3 2.9 1 1.8 0 - 2 4.3
BRISCOE 0 - 0 - 0 - 0 -
BROOKS 7 6.0 0 - 0 - 7 6.5
BROWN 20 4.7 13 4.2 0 - 7 6.7
BURLESON 6 2.9 2 1.6 2 7.4 2 3.3
BURNET 12 2.6 7 2.4 1 * 4 2.5
CALDWELL 10 1.9 1 0.5 0 - 9 2.8
CALHOUN 22 7.2 7 6.0 0 - 15 8.2
CALLAHAN 6 3.7 5 3.6 0 - 1 *
CAMERON 361 5.0 27 7.9 0 - 334 4.8
CAMP 8 3.7 2 2.1 1 2.7 5 5.9
CARSON 3 4.3 2 3.2 1 * 0 -
CASS 4 1.1 1 0.4 3 3.5 0 -
CASTRO 6 5.1 1 4.0 0 - 5 5.5
CHAMBERS 8 1.7 6 1.8 0 - 2 1.9
CHEROKEE 33 4.4 15 3.7 4 4.7 14 5.7
CHILDRESS 3 3.7 1 1.9 1 * 1 4.3
CLAY 1 1.2 1 1.3 0 - 0 -
COCHRAN 3 6.5 0 - 0 - 3 10.7
COKE 2 6.7 1 4.5 0 - 1 *
COLEMAN 1 1.2 0 - 1 * 0 -
COLLIN 110 1.0 30 0.4 18 1.8 62 3.0
COLLINGSWORTH 4 12.9 1 * 0 - 3 *
COLORADO 7 2.6 2 1.7 1 2.9 4 3.5
COMAL 24 1.7 5 0.5 0 - 19 3.7
COMANCHE 10 7.2 3 4.4 0 - 7 10.3
CONCHO 1 4.0 0 - 0 - 1 *
COOKE 9 1.6 4 1.0 0 - 5 3.6
CORYELL 15 1.4 12 1.6 2 1.8 1 0.5
COTTLE 1 * 0 - 1 * 0 -
CRANE 3 3.8 2 9.1 0 - 1 1.8
CROCKETT 4 6.5 0 - 0 - 4 9.3
CROSBY 6 6.7 2 7.7 0 - 4 6.5
CULBERSON 2 7.4 0 - 0 - 2 9.1
DALLAM 4 3.1 1 1.6 0 - 3 4.7
DALLAS 1,184 3.0 111 0.9 260 3.1 813 4.3
DAWSON 6 3.6 2 3.8 0 - 4 3.7
DEAF SMITH 16 5.0 0 - 0 - 16 6.0
DELTA 0 - 0 - 0 - 0 -
DENTON 96 1.0 36 0.5 4 0.5 56 2.2
DEWITT 8 2.8 2 1.3 0 - 6 5.0
DICKENS 2 * 0 - 0 - 2 *
DIMMIT 11 5.8 2 * 0 - 9 5.1
DONLEY 1 3.6 0 - 0 - 1 *
DUVAL 14 7.3 0 - 0 - 14 7.7
EASTLAND 3 1.4 2 1.1 0 - 1 3.6
ECTOR 137 4.3 28 2.8 2 2.1 107 5.2
EDWARDS 1 3.6 0 - 0 - 1 4.5
ELLIS 38 1.8 19 1.5 0 - 19 2.7
EL PASO 488 3.6 14 0.7 2 0.5 472 4.3
ERATH 15 2.8 7 1.9 0 - 8 5.0
FALLS 7 3.2 0 - 3 5.0 4 5.5
FANNIN 8 2.4 4 1.5 0 - 4 8.2
FAYETTE 7 2.9 2 1.5 1 * 4 4.3
FISHER 2 3.9 1 2.6 0 - 1 *
FLOYD 1 1.5 0 - 0 - 1 1.9
FOARD 0 - 0 - 0 - 0 -
FORT BEND 92 1.0 15 0.3 20 1.1 57 2.3
FRANKLIN 2 2.2 2 2.8 0 - 0 -
FREESTONE 7 3.4 4 3.3 1 2.9 2 4.2
FRIO 14 5.1 2 4.3 0 - 12 5.4
GAINES 6 1.5 2 0.8 0 - 4 2.4
GALVESTON 103 2.5 47 1.9 26 4.8 30 2.8
GARZA 2 3.2 0 - 0 - 2 7.4
GILLESPIE 6 2.3 2 1.3 1 * 3 2.9
GLASSCOCK 1 * 0 - 0 - 1 *
GOLIAD 2 2.6 0 - 1 * 1 3.2
GONZALES 12 3.8 2 1.9 0 - 10 5.1
GRAY 10 2.9 5 2.6 0 - 5 3.6
GRAYSON 61 3.9 38 3.3 8 9.2 15 4.5
GREGG 71 3.6 24 2.4 20 4.7 27 5.0
GRIMES 9 2.7 2 1.1 4 8.7 3 2.5
GUADALUPE 38 2.1 11 1.2 1 1.2 26 3.3
HALE 30 6.5 0 - 1 * 29 9.2
HALL 1 2.9 0 - 0 - 1 *
HAMILTON 2 2.4 2 2.9 0 - 0 -
HANSFORD 1 1.1 0 - 0 - 1 1.9
HARDEMAN 3 6.8 2 7.4 0 - 1 *
HARDIN 13 1.9 11 1.8 1 2.9 1 3.0
HARRIS 1,774 2.5 167 0.7 349 2.6 1,258 3.6
HARRISON 28 3.3 8 1.6 8 5.0 12 6.1
HARTLEY 3 5.0 3 7.1 0 - 0 -
HASKELL 1 2.0 0 - 0 - 1 *
HAYS 47 2.0 6 0.5 0 - 41 3.7
HEMPHILL 3 4.5 2 5.0 0 - 1 3.8
HENDERSON 23 2.6 14 2.1 1 1.8 8 4.6
HIDALGO 748 4.6 4 0.9 0 - 744 4.7
HILL 11 2.7 6 2.4 1 3.1 4 3.2
HOCKLEY 4 1.3 0 - 0 - 4 2.3
HOOD 7 1.2 6 1.3 0 - 1 1.0
HOPKINS 10 2.1 7 2.1 0 - 3 2.8
HOUSTON 4 1.9 2 1.6 1 2.1 1 3.1
HOWARD 19 3.7 8 2.9 1 * 10 4.3
HUDSPETH 5 13.2 0 - 0 - 5 13.5
HUNT 35 3.1 20 2.6 3 2.8 12 4.7
HUTCHINSON 13 4.2 10 4.4 2 * 1 1.4
IRION 1 * 1 * 0 - 0 -
JACK 1 1.0 0 - 0 - 1 4.3
JACKSON 6 3.0 2 1.9 0 - 4 5.3
JASPER 14 3.5 12 4.2 2 2.6 0 -
JEFF DAVIS 2 * 0 - 0 - 2 *
JEFFERSON 90 2.5 13 1.0 48 3.7 29 3.0
JIM HOGG 4 4.3 1 * 0 - 3 3.5
JIM WELLS 37 5.1 5 4.7 0 - 32 5.2
JOHNSON 61 3.0 37 2.5 2 4.3 22 4.4
JONES 14 7.6 8 6.4 0 - 6 11.5
KARNES 6 3.1 1 1.7 0 - 5 3.9
KAUFMAN 36 2.4 21 2.2 3 1.7 12 3.1
KENDALL 9 2.5 1 0.4 0 - 8 7.0
KENEDY 0 - 0 - 0 - 0 -
KENT 1 * 1 * 0 - 0 -
KERR 16 2.9 6 1.9 1 * 9 4.1
KIMBLE 1 2.2 1 2.9 0 - 0 -
KING 0 - 0 - 0 - 0 -
KINNEY 2 8.0 0 - 0 - 2 *
KLEBERG 19 4.0 0 - 1 * 18 5.0
KNOX 0 - 0 - 0 - 0 -
LAMAR 28 3.9 14 2.6 12 9.8 2 2.9
LAMB 5 2.5 0 - 1 * 4 3.0
LAMPASAS 7 2.8 4 2.2 1 * 2 3.3
LA SALLE 3 2.9 0 - 0 - 3 3.5
LAVACA 7 2.9 3 1.9 1 * 3 4.6
LEE 5 2.2 2 1.8 1 4.2 2 2.2
LEON 5 2.4 4 2.8 0 - 1 1.9
LIBERTY 30 2.8 17 2.5 2 2.4 11 3.6
LIMESTONE 11 3.2 4 2.3 1 2.4 6 4.7
LIPSCOMB 3 7.0 3 13.0 0 - 0 -
LIVE OAK 5 3.6 1 1.7 0 - 4 5.1
LLANO 7 4.3 6 4.5 0 - 1 3.7
LOVING 0 - 0 - 0 - 0 -
LUBBOCK 163 3.8 25 1.2 14 4.1 124 6.9
LYNN 1 1.6 0 - 0 - 1 3.3
MCCULLOCH 1 1.2 0 - 0 - 1 3.0
MCLENNAN 109 3.0 29 1.6 22 4.2 58 4.5
MCMULLEN 0 - 0 - 0 - 0 -
MADISON 5 3.0 1 1.2 3 10.7 1 1.9
MARION 4 4.6 2 3.1 2 * 0 -
MARTIN 5 4.2 0 - 0 - 5 8.8
MASON 1 3.6 1 * 0 - 0 -
MATAGORDA 31 5.4 6 3.1 3 4.8 22 6.9
MAVERICK 75 6.4 1 2.2 0 - 74 6.6
MEDINA 15 2.5 2 0.8 0 - 13 3.8
MENARD 1 4.3 0 - 0 - 1 *
MIDLAND 78 2.8 7 0.6 5 3.3 66 4.6
MILAM 9 2.7 3 1.7 0 - 6 4.9
MILLS 1 1.7 0 - 0 - 1 *
MITCHELL 3 3.2 2 3.8 0 - 1 2.5
MONTAGUE 7 3.2 6 3.3 0 - 1 2.6
MONTGOMERY 136 2.0 55 1.2 11 3.5 70 3.3
MOORE 18 4.3 5 3.1 0 - 13 5.1
MORRIS 3 2.1 0 - 2 6.9 1 4.2
MOTLEY 0 - 0 - 0 - 0 -
NACOGDOCHES 24 2.7 9 2.0 5 3.0 10 3.7
NAVARRO 25 3.3 6 1.5 7 6.9 12 4.4
NEWTON 6 4.1 4 3.3 2 8.7 0 -
NOLAN 10 4.3 2 1.7 2 * 6 6.1
NUECES 199 3.8 13 0.9 5 4.0 181 5.0
OCHILTREE 7 3.4 2 2.6 0 - 5 3.8
OLDHAM 0 - 0 - 0 - 0 -
ORANGE 39 3.3 34 3.5 5 4.4 0 -
PALO PINTO 7 1.9 3 1.2 0 - 4 4.2
PANOLA 10 3.4 6 2.8 1 2.6 3 7.7
PARKER 19 1.3 15 1.3 0 - 4 1.9
PARMER 5 3.5 1 1.9 0 - 4 4.4
PECOS 15 6.6 1 2.0 0 - 14 8.0
POLK 17 3.6 10 2.8 1 3.8 6 6.7
POTTER 85 4.1 16 1.9 10 4.3 59 6.0
PRESIDIO 6 4.2 0 - 0 - 6 4.7
RAINS 1 1.1 0 - 0 - 1 *
RANDALL 33 1.9 16 1.3 2 2.8 15 3.4
REAGAN 1 2.1 0 - 0 - 1 2.8
REAL 1 2.8 0 - 0 - 1 *
RED RIVER 7 5.5 3 3.2 2 * 2 *
REEVES 12 6.0 0 - 0 - 12 6.9
REFUGIO 0 - 0 - 0 - 0 -
ROBERTS 0 - 0 - 0 - 0 -
ROBERTSON 6 2.6 1 0.8 4 7.7 1 1.6
ROCKWALL 11 1.1 8 1.1 1 1.9 2 0.9
RUNNELS 7 7.1 2 3.4 0 - 5 12.5
RUSK 17 3.0 10 2.8 0 - 7 4.6
SABINE 1 1.2 1 1.4 0 - 0 -
SAN AUGUSTINE 2 2.2 1 1.6 1 4.8 0 -
SAN JACINTO 10 3.5 8 3.9 0 - 2 4.0
SAN PATRICIO 29 2.8 5 1.4 0 - 24 3.6
SAN SABA 2 2.9 0 - 0 - 2 5.6
SCHLEICHER 1 2.5 0 - 0 - 1 3.1
SCURRY 17 6.5 3 2.3 1 * 13 10.6
SHACKELFORD 0 - 0 - 0 - 0 -
SHELBY 11 3.1 2 1.0 2 3.6 7 6.9
SHERMAN 0 - 0 - 0 - 0 -
SMITH 68 2.2 14 0.8 14 2.8 40 4.2
SOMERVELL 1 1.2 1 1.9 0 - 0 -
STARR 91 6.6 1 * 0 - 90 6.6
STEPHENS 3 3.1 2 3.3 0 - 1 2.9
STERLING 1 * 0 - 0 - 1 *
STONEWALL 1 * 1 * 0 - 0 -
SUTTON 2 3.8 0 - 0 - 2 6.7
SWISHER 6 6.3 1 4.8 0 - 5 7.6
TARRANT 669 2.4 122 0.9 150 3.1 397 3.9
TAYLOR 53 2.5 21 1.5 6 4.1 26 4.6
TERRELL 0 - 0 - 0 - 0 -
TERRY 16 7.6 0 - 0 - 16 12.1
THROCKMORTON 0 - 0 - 0 - 0 -
TITUS 18 3.3 6 3.0 1 2.3 11 3.7
TOM GREEN 61 3.7 17 1.9 3 6.5 41 5.6
TRAVIS 330 2.0 21 0.3 38 2.9 271 3.8
TRINITY 4 2.5 4 3.2 0 - 0 -
TYLER 5 2.3 4 2.2 1 4.2 0 -
UPSHUR 17 3.5 14 3.5 2 5.9 1 1.9
UPTON 4 8.2 2 * 0 - 2 6.7
UVALDE 20 4.9 2 2.1 0 - 18 5.8
VAL VERDE 50 5.8 1 0.7 0 - 49 6.9
VAN ZANDT 9 1.6 4 0.9 0 - 5 5.0
VICTORIA 55 4.2 9 1.7 3 6.0 43 5.9
WALKER 20 3.0 7 1.9 7 4.7 6 3.9
WALLER 21 3.1 2 0.7 3 3.9 16 5.1
WARD 8 4.3 1 1.5 0 - 7 6.4
WASHINGTON 15 3.6 4 1.8 2 2.5 9 8.3
WEBB 296 5.4 1 0.7 0 - 295 5.5
WHARTON 26 4.7 2 1.1 8 11.4 16 5.4
WHEELER 0 - 0 - 0 - 0 -
WICHITA 57 3.1 25 2.0 5 3.0 27 6.5
WILBARGER 6 3.9 2 2.3 1 * 3 5.7
WILLACY 13 4.4 1 * 0 - 12 4.3
WILLIAMSON 65 1.0 16 0.4 5 1.3 44 2.5
WILSON 12 2.3 4 1.4 0 - 8 3.6
WINKLER 8 5.9 1 2.1 0 - 7 8.1
WISE 19 2.5 16 2.8 0 - 3 1.5
WOOD 11 2.6 9 2.7 1 * 1 1.4
YOAKUM 4 2.7 1 3.7 0 - 3 2.6
YOUNG 9 3.9 7 4.2 1 * 1 1.6
ZAPATA 28 9.1 0 - 0 - 28 9.3
ZAVALA 9 4.6 0 - 0 - 9 4.9

 

Note: Denominator for percent is all births for which mother's age was reported for race/ethnic group and geographic area.
** Includes Other and Unknown Race/Ethnicity.
* Percent is not computed if denominator is less than or equal to 20. 
- Percent is not computed if numerator is equal to 0. 


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Last updated July 13, 2016