States Where People Are Having the Most Babies

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15. Iowa
> Births per 1,000 women 15-44 yrs.: 66.7
> Births in 2015: 39,482 (21st lowest)
> Women aged 15-44: 592,053 (19th lowest)
> Pop. under 5 years old: 6.2% (tied–21st highest)
> Poverty rate: 12.2% (tied–16th lowest)

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14. Montana
> Births per 1,000 women 15-44 yrs.: 67.6
> Births in 2015: 12,583 (9th lowest)
> Women aged 15-44: 186,040 (7th lowest)
> Pop. under 5 years old: 5.8% (tied–11th lowest)
> Poverty rate: 14.6% (24th highest)

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13. Arkansas
> Births per 1,000 women 15-44 yrs.: 67.7
> Births in 2015: 38,886 (19th lowest)
> Women aged 15-44: 574,044 (18th lowest)
> Pop. under 5 years old: 6.3% (tied–17th highest)
> Poverty rate: 19.1% (4th highest)

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12. Wyoming
> Births per 1,000 women 15-44 yrs.: 68.1
> Births in 2015: 7,765 (2nd lowest)
> Women aged 15-44: 114,074 (the lowest)
> Pop. under 5 years old: 6.5% (tied–10th highest)
> Poverty rate: 11.1% (10th lowest)

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11. Louisiana
> Births per 1,000 women 15-44 yrs.: 68.3
> Births in 2015: 64,692 (23rd highest)
> Women aged 15-44: 946,617 (25th highest)
> Pop. under 5 years old: 6.5% (tied–10th highest)
> Poverty rate: 19.6% (3rd highest)