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U.S. Federal Government Publications: Vital Statistics

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Paper Copies: Vital Statistics of the United States

  • Includes sections on natality (births), mortality, and sometimes on marriage/divorce
  • Published by various agencies over time.
  • Usually includes some geographic breakdowns, often by major cities (e.g,. 100,000+ population).

 Locations:

  • 1900-1936 mortality statistics : Dubester 3101 (Census Reference collection; see Census tab, above)
  • 1915-1936 birth statistics : Dubester 3100 (Census Reference collection; see Census tab, above)
  • 1937-1944 : Dubester 3103 (Census Reference collection; see Census tab, above)
  • 1945-1967 : US Docs FS 2.112
  • 1968-1969 : US Docs HE 20.2212
  • 1970-1993 : US Docs HE 20.6210