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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Advanced_maternal_age

Advanced maternal age, in a broad sense, is the instance of a woman being of an older age at a stage of reproduction, although there are various definitions of specific age and stage of reproduction. The variability in definitions is in part explained by the effects of increasing age occurring as a continuum rather than as a ...

www.slate.com/blogs/xx_factor/2017/05/17/cdc_data_says_women_in_their_thirties_are_having_more_babies_than_women.html

May 17, 2017 ... That means that first-time mothers are older, broadly speaking, than they were as recently as 2014, when the CDC put the average age of first birth at 26.3. The change is due in large part to a continuing decline in the teen birth rate. Though the CDC has not yet released a full report for 2016, it found a 42 ...

www.parenting.com/article/pregnancy-at-20-30-40

But there are both advantages and disadvantages to giving birth at different ages: In your 20s, for instance, you'll have more energy to run after and care for your child ... The average woman between 20 and 24 years old has about a 20 percent chance each month of getting pregnant when she has unprotected intercourse.

www.parenting.com/article/best-age-to-have-a-baby

The average age at which women in the U.S. have their first child is 25.2, according to a 2003 National Vital Statistics Report (the most recent available) from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, but that number's in flux. In 1970, for example, the average was 21.4. This isn't breaking news: A series of social and ...

www.npr.org/sections/health-shots/2016/01/14/462816458/average-age-of-first-time-moms-keeps-climbing-in-the-u-s

Jan 14, 2016 ... The average age increased half a year for moms of Cuban descent, for example, while for non-Hispanic black moms it increased by about two years. Women of Asian and Pacific Islander descent continue to have the highest average age at first birth — close to 30 years old. Women who identify as ...

www.allure.com/story/average-age-first-time-united-states-mothers

May 19, 2017 ... For the 30 years prior, women had been mostly likely to give birth to their first child in their late 20s. However, in 2016, the birth rate for women ages 30 to 34 was 103 per 1,000, compared to the rate of 102 for women between the ages of 25 to 29. On average, women still give birth for the first time in their ...

www.babycenter.com/0_surprising-facts-about-birth-in-the-united-states_1372273.bc

Get the latest statistics on U.S. births, including how many babies are born each year, the average age for motherhood, and the number of single moms.

www.marketwatch.com/story/american-women-are-having-babies-later-and-are-still-conflicted-about-it-2017-05-19

May 21, 2017 ... Teen pregnancy has fallen by almost half since 2007. ... The average age when women have their first child is now 28, up from 24.6 in 1970. ... Women in general are having fewer babies in the U.S. The overall birth rate in the U.S. in 2014 was 62.9 births for every 1,000 women ages 15 to 44, down from ...

www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/fields/2256.html

note: median age at first birth among women 25-29 (2009 est.) Mali, 18.8 years note: median age at first birth among women 25-29 (2012/13 est.) Malta, 26.9 years note: data refer to the average of the different childbearing ages of first- order births (2010 est.) Marshall Islands, 20.7 years note: median age at first birth among ...