States Where People Are Having the Most Babies

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40. Florida
> Births per 1,000 women 15-44 yrs.: 59.8
> Births in 2015: 224,269 (4th highest)
> Women aged 15-44: 3,747,192 (4th highest)
> Pop. under 5 years old: 5.4% (tied–6th lowest)
> Poverty rate: 15.7% (16th highest)

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39. Colorado
> Births per 1,000 women 15-44 yrs.: 60.1
> Births in 2015: 66,581 (22nd highest)
> Women aged 15-44: 1,107,946 (20th highest)
> Pop. under 5 years old: 6.1% (25th highest)
> Poverty rate: 11.5% (tied–13th lowest)

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38. New Jersey
> Births per 1,000 women 15-44 yrs.: 60.2
> Births in 2015: 103,127 (12th highest)
> Women aged 15-44: 1,714,087 (11th highest)
> Pop. under 5 years old: 5.9% (tied–14th lowest)
> Poverty rate: 10.8% (8th lowest)

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37. Michigan
> Births per 1,000 women 15-44 yrs.: 60.4
> Births in 2015: 113,312 (10th highest)
> Women aged 15-44: 1,876,929 (10th highest)
> Pop. under 5 years old: 5.8% (tied–11th lowest)
> Poverty rate: 15.8% (15th highest)

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36. California
> Births per 1,000 women 15-44 yrs.: 60.6
> Births in 2015: 491,748 (the highest)
> Women aged 15-44: 8,118,155 (the highest)
> Pop. under 5 years old: 6.4% (tied–12th highest)
> Poverty rate: 15.3% (19th highest)