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

Table 11
Births to Mothers 17 Years of Age and Younger
by County of Residence
Texas, 2012

County Total % White** % Black % Hispanic %
TEXAS 13,476 3.5 2,382 1.5 1,620 3.8 9,474 5.2
REGION 1 607 4.9 141 2.3 41 6.0 425 7.6
REGION 2 288 4.1 133 2.8 19 4.9 136 7.3
REGION 3 3,040 3.0 642 1.3 564 3.7 1,834 5.0
REGION 4 578 4.0 253 2.9 133 5.8 192 5.8
REGION 5 373 3.8 172 3.0 104 4.9 97 4.8
REGION 6 2,799 3.0 442 1.2 521 3.3 1,836 4.4
REGION 7 1,157 2.7 260 1.1 157 3.7 740 4.8
REGION 8 1,411 3.7 166 1.3 59 3.2 1,186 5.0
REGION 9 439 4.6 97 2.4 10 3.3 332 6.4
REGION 10 645 4.5 12 0.6 4 1.1 629 5.4
REGION 11 2,139 5.5 64 2.0 8 3.9 2,067 5.8
ANDERSON 19 3.4 9 2.5 3 3.6 7 5.7
ANDREWS 18 5.7 3 2.8 0 - 15 7.4
ANGELINA 42 3.5 22 3.4 6 3.2 14 4.0
ARANSAS 9 3.7 2 1.5 1 * 6 5.8
ARCHER 2 2.7 2 3.0 0 - 0 -
ARMSTRONG 1 3.3 1 3.4 0 - 0 -
ATASCOSA 42 6.5 4 1.8 0 - 38 9.0
AUSTIN 10 2.9 2 1.1 3 7.5 5 3.9
BAILEY 6 5.2 3 6.4 0 - 3 4.3
BANDERA 1 0.6 1 0.8 0 - 0 -
BASTROP 29 3.4 6 1.5 4 7.8 19 5.0
BAYLOR 8 16.7 6 14.0 0 - 2 *
BEE 13 3.6 2 2.1 0 - 11 4.2
BELL 134 2.2 46 1.3 30 2.5 58 3.8
BEXAR 886 3.4 76 1.0 50 3.1 760 4.4
BLANCO 2 2.2 2 2.8 0 - 0 -
BORDEN 0 - 0 - 0 - 0 -
BOSQUE 3 1.6 1 0.8 0 - 2 3.6
BOWIE 50 4.0 20 2.6 23 6.2 7 5.6
BRAZORIA 121 2.6 48 1.8 5 1.1 68 4.5
BRAZOS 71 2.7 14 0.9 11 3.7 46 5.6
BREWSTER 2 1.8 0 - 0 - 2 3.6
BRISCOE 0 - 0 - 0 - 0 -
BROOKS 8 7.1 0 - 0 - 8 7.6
BROWN 13 3.1 11 3.4 1 * 1 1.2
BURLESON 7 3.5 1 0.9 1 3.7 5 8.2
BURNET 18 4.0 11 3.9 0 - 7 4.3
CALDWELL 23 4.9 5 3.2 1 * 17 5.8
CALHOUN 13 5.0 1 1.0 0 - 12 7.8
CALLAHAN 5 3.6 3 2.5 0 - 2 *
CAMERON 431 5.9 9 3.2 0 - 422 6.0
CAMP 6 3.2 2 2.4 1 2.3 3 4.8
CARSON 3 4.6 2 3.4 1 * 0 -
CASS 13 3.7 9 3.5 3 3.9 1 *
CASTRO 16 11.6 1 4.3 0 - 15 13.2
CHAMBERS 16 3.5 8 2.6 0 - 8 6.8
CHEROKEE 36 5.0 12 3.0 6 6.5 18 7.9
CHILDRESS 8 11.6 6 14.0 0 - 2 8.0
CLAY 2 2.1 2 2.2 0 - 0 -
COCHRAN 2 4.1 1 * 0 - 1 2.7
COKE 2 6.9 0 - 0 - 2 *
COLEMAN 3 3.1 1 1.4 0 - 2 8.3
COLLIN 123 1.2 43 0.6 11 1.2 69 3.6
COLLINGSWORTH 1 2.4 0 - 0 - 1 *
COLORADO 7 3.0 1 1.0 2 5.9 4 3.8
COMAL 41 3.1 14 1.6 0 - 27 6.2
COMANCHE 10 6.5 5 5.0 0 - 5 9.1
CONCHO 0 - 0 - 0 - 0 -
COOKE 18 3.2 8 2.0 0 - 10 6.5
CORYELL 15 1.6 11 1.6 2 2.4 2 1.2
COTTLE 1 * 0 - 1 * 0 -
CRANE 1 1.2 0 - 0 - 1 1.9
CROCKETT 4 7.4 0 - 0 - 4 11.4
CROSBY 2 2.8 0 - 0 - 2 3.8
CULBERSON 1 3.3 0 - 0 - 1 3.8
DALLAM 10 6.8 3 3.8 0 - 7 10.6
DALLAS 1,473 3.8 110 1.0 345 4.2 1,018 5.4
DAWSON 15 7.9 3 4.2 2 * 10 8.8
DEAF SMITH 23 6.5 0 - 0 - 23 7.9
DELTA 5 8.2 1 1.9 3 * 1 *
DENTON 137 1.5 37 0.6 13 1.6 87 3.7
DEWITT 13 5.1 4 3.5 1 4.8 8 6.6
DICKENS 0 - 0 - 0 - 0 -
DIMMIT 15 7.7 2 * 0 - 13 7.3
DONLEY 3 7.7 2 6.3 1 * 0 -
DUVAL 12 6.8 2 * 0 - 10 6.1
EASTLAND 10 6.3 8 5.9 0 - 2 8.7
ECTOR 136 4.9 26 2.9 1 1.1 109 6.2
EDWARDS 0 - 0 - 0 - 0 -
ELLIS 56 3.0 22 2.0 8 4.9 26 4.3
EL PASO 632 4.6 12 0.6 4 1.1 616 5.4
ERATH 15 3.1 6 1.8 0 - 9 5.8
FALLS 7 3.5 2 2.3 3 4.8 2 3.8
FANNIN 11 3.4 10 4.1 0 - 1 1.6
FAYETTE 5 2.3 2 1.6 1 * 2 2.7
FISHER 3 9.4 1 4.5 0 - 2 *
FLOYD 9 10.0 1 3.8 0 - 8 12.7
FOARD 0 - 0 - 0 - 0 -
FORT BEND 103 1.3 13 0.3 28 1.8 62 2.8
FRANKLIN 4 4.2 2 3.0 0 - 2 8.0
FREESTONE 6 2.6 3 2.2 0 - 3 4.4
FRIO 17 6.6 2 3.6 0 - 15 7.5
GAINES 14 4.0 5 2.6 0 - 9 6.0
GALVESTON 98 2.5 40 1.7 14 2.8 44 4.0
GARZA 1 2.0 1 4.3 0 - 0 -
GILLESPIE 8 3.3 2 1.4 0 - 6 6.1
GLASSCOCK 0 - 0 - 0 - 0 -
GOLIAD 0 - 0 - 0 - 0 -
GONZALES 17 6.3 6 6.5 1 * 10 6.1
GRAY 21 6.1 7 3.5 0 - 14 10.0
GRAYSON 67 4.5 36 3.3 9 9.2 22 6.8
GREGG 85 4.4 21 2.2 28 6.6 36 6.6
GRIMES 6 2.1 2 1.2 0 - 4 4.5
GUADALUPE 49 2.8 12 1.2 2 3.1 35 4.9
HALE 27 5.0 2 1.6 1 * 24 6.1
HALL 1 3.0 0 - 0 - 1 *
HAMILTON 4 4.2 4 5.1 0 - 0 -
HANSFORD 5 6.6 0 - 0 - 5 9.3
HARDEMAN 1 2.5 1 4.5 0 - 0 -
HARDIN 19 2.7 18 2.9 1 2.0 0 -
HARRIS 2,146 3.2 203 0.9 448 3.6 1,495 4.5
HARRISON 38 4.6 17 3.5 14 8.1 7 4.4
HARTLEY 3 4.7 3 6.3 0 - 0 -
HASKELL 1 2.2 0 - 0 - 1 4.8
HAYS 55 2.7 7 0.7 5 10.2 43 4.5
HEMPHILL 2 3.0 2 4.7 0 - 0 -
HENDERSON 35 4.0 19 2.9 7 12.5 9 4.9
HIDALGO 856 5.3 5 1.1 2 8.3 849 5.4
HILL 20 4.8 7 2.7 4 15.4 9 6.9
HOCKLEY 21 5.7 0 - 1 * 20 8.5
HOOD 11 1.9 9 1.9 0 - 2 2.2
HOPKINS 13 2.8 6 1.8 4 13.3 3 3.0
HOUSTON 6 2.4 1 0.7 4 6.1 1 2.3
HOWARD 20 4.3 4 1.8 1 * 15 6.8
HUDSPETH 3 6.8 0 - 0 - 3 7.3
HUNT 41 3.9 22 3.0 3 3.0 16 7.3
HUTCHINSON 17 5.5 13 5.9 0 - 4 4.5
IRION 0 - 0 - 0 - 0 -
JACK 2 2.2 2 2.9 0 - 0 -
JACKSON 4 2.0 2 1.9 0 - 2 2.6
JASPER 12 2.8 10 3.2 1 1.2 1 2.9
JEFF DAVIS 0 - 0 - 0 - 0 -
JEFFERSON 135 3.9 25 1.8 70 5.9 40 4.6
JIM HOGG 10 10.8 0 - 0 - 10 11.6
JIM WELLS 29 4.7 0 - 0 - 29 5.5
JOHNSON 68 3.5 36 2.6 2 4.3 30 5.9
JONES 9 4.9 1 0.8 1 * 7 14.0
KARNES 9 5.4 2 4.0 0 - 7 6.1
KAUFMAN 41 2.8 19 2.0 4 3.1 18 5.1
KENDALL 5 1.5 2 0.9 0 - 3 2.6
KENEDY 0 - 0 - 0 - 0 -
KENT 0 - 0 - 0 - 0 -
KERR 20 4.0 4 1.4 0 - 16 8.2
KIMBLE 3 7.0 1 3.7 0 - 2 *
KING 0 - 0 - 0 - 0 -
KINNEY 1 2.9 0 - 0 - 1 *
KLEBERG 19 4.0 3 2.7 0 - 16 4.4
KNOX 0 - 0 - 0 - 0 -
LAMAR 39 6.0 28 5.9 7 6.8 4 5.8
LAMB 20 11.2 5 8.2 0 - 15 13.4
LAMPASAS 6 2.8 2 1.3 0 - 4 7.4
LA SALLE 4 3.9 0 - 0 - 4 4.4
LAVACA 5 2.1 4 2.5 0 - 1 1.5
LEE 2 1.0 2 1.7 0 - 0 -
LEON 11 4.6 5 2.8 2 * 4 8.2
LIBERTY 42 4.0 24 3.6 5 6.7 13 4.3
LIMESTONE 8 2.5 3 1.5 1 2.5 4 5.0
LIPSCOMB 2 5.7 0 - 0 - 2 *
LIVE OAK 3 2.3 0 - 0 - 3 4.1
LLANO 1 0.6 1 0.8 0 - 0 -
LOVING 0 - 0 - 0 - 0 -
LUBBOCK 170 4.3 27 1.4 20 6.0 123 7.7
LYNN 3 3.8 0 - 1 * 2 4.5
MCCULLOCH 6 6.2 0 - 0 - 6 14.3
MCLENNAN 138 4.1 38 2.2 34 6.0 66 5.9
MCMULLEN 0 - 0 - 0 - 0 -
MADISON 6 3.8 4 5.1 2 6.1 0 -
MARION 4 3.6 3 3.8 1 4.2 0 -
MARTIN 6 6.9 0 - 0 - 6 12.0
MASON 1 2.4 1 4.0 0 - 0 -
MATAGORDA 21 4.2 5 2.6 0 - 16 6.2
MAVERICK 83 7.5 2 7.7 0 - 81 7.5
MEDINA 18 3.6 3 1.5 0 - 15 5.0
MENARD 0 - 0 - 0 - 0 -
MIDLAND 111 4.4 25 2.2 6 4.4 80 6.6
MILAM 19 6.1 4 2.6 3 10.0 12 9.5
MILLS 1 2.6 1 3.3 0 - 0 -
MITCHELL 6 5.9 0 - 0 - 6 12.5
MONTAGUE 8 3.4 7 3.6 0 - 1 2.9
MONTGOMERY 175 2.7 84 2.0 8 3.1 83 4.4
MOORE 23 5.6 7 4.7 0 - 16 6.2
MORRIS 5 3.0 4 3.7 1 2.9 0 -
MOTLEY 0 - 0 - 0 - 0 -
NACOGDOCHES 38 4.2 14 3.3 8 4.1 16 5.9
NAVARRO 36 5.1 16 4.5 8 7.9 12 4.7
NEWTON 5 3.6 4 3.5 1 4.5 0 -
NOLAN 9 4.7 1 0.9 0 - 8 10.3
NUECES 233 4.8 25 1.8 5 3.8 203 6.2
OCHILTREE 4 2.4 0 - 0 - 4 4.3
OLDHAM 0 - 0 - 0 - 0 -
ORANGE 34 3.1 23 2.6 4 3.3 7 7.1
PALO PINTO 19 5.0 14 5.4 0 - 5 4.5
PANOLA 10 3.6 5 2.5 3 7.0 2 5.1
PARKER 45 3.3 31 2.7 2 * 12 6.4
PARMER 6 4.0 1 2.3 0 - 5 4.7
PECOS 13 6.3 1 2.2 0 - 12 7.5
POLK 26 5.3 20 5.6 2 4.1 4 4.3
POTTER 127 6.0 33 3.5 15 6.7 79 8.5
PRESIDIO 7 6.6 0 - 0 - 7 7.0
RAINS 2 1.8 2 2.2 0 - 0 -
RANDALL 40 2.5 18 1.5 1 1.9 21 5.8
REAGAN 4 7.8 0 - 0 - 4 11.1
REAL 1 3.2 1 4.8 0 - 0 -
RED RIVER 6 4.6 2 2.3 3 10.0 1 *
REEVES 13 7.9 1 4.3 0 - 12 8.5
REFUGIO 6 6.9 1 2.6 0 - 5 10.4
ROBERTS 0 - 0 - 0 - 0 -
ROBERTSON 14 7.2 3 3.2 4 10.0 7 11.9
ROCKWALL 19 2.0 5 0.7 2 4.4 12 5.8
RUNNELS 5 5.1 1 1.8 1 * 3 7.3
RUSK 37 5.3 19 4.6 5 5.0 13 7.0
SABINE 5 6.0 5 7.1 0 - 0 -
SAN AUGUSTINE 7 6.2 1 1.6 1 3.3 5 *
SAN JACINTO 13 4.8 8 3.9 2 8.7 3 6.4
SAN PATRICIO 39 4.2 9 2.7 0 - 30 5.1
SAN SABA 4 5.3 0 - 0 - 4 11.8
SCHLEICHER 2 5.0 0 - 0 - 2 6.9
SCURRY 15 5.6 3 2.4 2 * 10 7.4
SHACKELFORD 1 2.4 1 2.9 0 - 0 -
SHELBY 14 3.8 8 3.9 2 3.9 4 3.6
SHERMAN 2 5.7 0 - 0 - 2 *
SMITH 94 3.1 33 2.1 15 2.9 46 5.2
SOMERVELL 3 3.2 3 4.6 0 - 0 -
STARR 86 6.4 1 * 0 - 85 6.4
STEPHENS 5 5.1 5 6.8 0 - 0 -
STERLING 0 - 0 - 0 - 0 -
STONEWALL 0 - 0 - 0 - 0 -
SUTTON 2 3.7 1 * 0 - 1 2.9
SWISHER 8 8.3 1 3.0 0 - 7 11.7
TARRANT 835 3.0 207 1.6 157 3.6 471 4.7
TAYLOR 81 3.9 29 2.2 5 3.2 47 8.0
TERRELL 0 - 0 - 0 - 0 -
TERRY 12 6.1 0 - 0 - 12 9.8
THROCKMORTON 0 - 0 - 0 - 0 -
TITUS 27 5.4 6 3.4 1 2.9 20 6.9
TOM GREEN 50 3.4 22 2.7 0 - 28 4.3
TRAVIS 413 2.6 42 0.6 35 3.0 336 4.8
TRINITY 6 5.5 4 5.3 0 - 2 *
TYLER 11 4.6 9 4.3 2 9.5 0 -
UPSHUR 14 3.0 8 2.2 3 10.7 3 4.6
UPTON 2 3.8 1 4.0 0 - 1 3.7
UVALDE 23 6.2 4 4.0 0 - 19 7.0
VAL VERDE 56 6.5 2 1.5 0 - 54 7.5
VAN ZANDT 23 4.0 19 3.9 0 - 4 5.0
VICTORIA 56 4.3 13 2.3 5 8.6 38 5.6
WALKER 14 2.4 7 2.1 1 0.9 6 4.1
WALLER 21 3.6 6 2.9 4 3.8 11 4.2
WARD 8 4.7 1 1.3 0 - 7 7.9
WASHINGTON 15 3.8 4 1.9 6 9.1 5 4.3
WEBB 334 6.1 5 3.0 0 - 329 6.3
WHARTON 25 4.6 1 0.5 3 4.1 21 7.5
WHEELER 3 4.2 0 - 0 - 3 10.0
WICHITA 66 3.7 32 2.7 7 4.4 27 6.6
WILBARGER 13 7.6 3 3.2 1 * 9 13.6
WILLACY 21 6.4 0 - 0 - 21 6.6
WILLIAMSON 114 1.9 27 0.7 8 2.6 79 4.6
WILSON 8 1.6 2 0.7 0 - 6 3.0
WINKLER 8 6.1 2 4.7 0 - 6 6.9
WISE 22 2.9 8 1.5 0 - 14 6.8
WOOD 13 3.1 6 1.9 2 * 5 6.3
YOAKUM 5 3.9 1 2.5 0 - 4 4.5
YOUNG 9 3.7 8 4.4 0 - 1 1.6
ZAPATA 30 10.6 0 - 0 - 30 10.9
ZAVALA 16 7.4 1 * 0 - 15 7.4

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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