U.S. Births: US_births_2000-2014_SSA.csv

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There are two files:

US_births_1994-2003_CDC_NCHS.csv contains U.S. births data for the years 1994 to 2003, as provided by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's National Center for Health Statistics.

US_births_2000-2014_SSA.csv contains U.S. births data for the years 2000 to 2014, as provided by the Social Security Administration.

Both files have the following structure:

Header Definition
year Year
month Month
date_of_month Day number of the month
day_of_week Day of week, where 1 is Monday and 7 is Sunday
births Number of births

Data license: CC Attribution 4.0 License · Data source: fivethirtyeight/data on GitHub

5,479 rows sorted by day_of_week

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Link rowid year month date_of_month day_of_week ▼ births
3 2000 1 3 1 11363
10 2000 1 10 1 11668
17 2000 1 17 1 10824
24 2000 1 24 1 11449
31 2000 1 31 1 11133
38 2000 2 7 1 11630
45 2000 2 14 1 12152
52 2000 2 21 1 10610
59 2000 2 28 1 11455
66 2000 3 6 1 11375
73 2000 3 13 1 11157
80 2000 3 20 1 11595
87 2000 3 27 1 11291
94 2000 4 3 1 11397
101 2000 4 10 1 11333
108 2000 4 17 1 11322
115 2000 4 24 1 11309
122 2000 5 1 1 11621
129 2000 5 8 1 11604
136 2000 5 15 1 11587
143 2000 5 22 1 11582
150 2000 5 29 1 8272
157 2000 6 5 1 11647
164 2000 6 12 1 11848
171 2000 6 19 1 11649
178 2000 6 26 1 12164
185 2000 7 3 1 11345
192 2000 7 10 1 12420
199 2000 7 17 1 12053
206 2000 7 24 1 12128
213 2000 7 31 1 11860
220 2000 8 7 1 11864
227 2000 8 14 1 11927
234 2000 8 21 1 12003
241 2000 8 28 1 12074
248 2000 9 4 1 8603
255 2000 9 11 1 12405
262 2000 9 18 1 12554
269 2000 9 25 1 12432
276 2000 10 2 1 12223
283 2000 10 9 1 11343
290 2000 10 16 1 12001
297 2000 10 23 1 11810
304 2000 10 30 1 11558
311 2000 11 6 1 11862
318 2000 11 13 1 11480
325 2000 11 20 1 12974
332 2000 11 27 1 12175
339 2000 12 4 1 11501
346 2000 12 11 1 11811
353 2000 12 18 1 12590
360 2000 12 25 1 6719
367 2001 1 1 1 7663
374 2001 1 8 1 11447
381 2001 1 15 1 10926
388 2001 1 22 1 11444
395 2001 1 29 1 11513
402 2001 2 5 1 11825
409 2001 2 12 1 11670
416 2001 2 19 1 10522
423 2001 2 26 1 11332
430 2001 3 5 1 11411
437 2001 3 12 1 11595
444 2001 3 19 1 11352
451 2001 3 26 1 11290
458 2001 4 2 1 11673
465 2001 4 9 1 11617
472 2001 4 16 1 11220
479 2001 4 23 1 11672
486 2001 4 30 1 11416
493 2001 5 7 1 11635
500 2001 5 14 1 11577
507 2001 5 21 1 11680
514 2001 5 28 1 7993
521 2001 6 4 1 11500
528 2001 6 11 1 11776
535 2001 6 18 1 11756
542 2001 6 25 1 11575
549 2001 7 2 1 12390
556 2001 7 9 1 12036
563 2001 7 16 1 12383
570 2001 7 23 1 12099
577 2001 7 30 1 12150
584 2001 8 6 1 12008
591 2001 8 13 1 11682
598 2001 8 20 1 12313
605 2001 8 27 1 12080
612 2001 9 3 1 8115
619 2001 9 10 1 12459
626 2001 9 17 1 12664
633 2001 9 24 1 12564
640 2001 10 1 1 12425
647 2001 10 8 1 11531
654 2001 10 15 1 11649
661 2001 10 22 1 11705
668 2001 10 29 1 11389
675 2001 11 5 1 11668
682 2001 11 12 1 11670
689 2001 11 19 1 12709
696 2001 11 26 1 11732

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CREATE TABLE "births/US_births_2000-2014_SSA" (
"year" INTEGER,
  "month" INTEGER,
  "date_of_month" INTEGER,
  "day_of_week" INTEGER,
  "births" INTEGER
)
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