Table 1

Frequency of pregnancy outcomes in Norway between 2009 and 2013 by maternal age. Values are numbers (percentages) unless stated otherwise

Age (years)PregnanciesLive birthsStillbirthsInduced abortionsMiscarriage
Excluding induced abortions*Including induced abortions†
<2017 0665792 (33.9)28 (0.2)10 083 (59.1)1163 (16.7)2698 (15.8)
20-2470 82943 373 (61.2)172 (0.2)21 811 (30.8)5473 (11.2)7987 (11.3)
25-29122 13794 022 (77.0)352 (0.3)17 591 (14.4)10 172 (9.7)11 910 (9.8)
30-34123 26697 631 (79.2)402 (0.3)13 312 (10.8)11 921 (10.8)13 362 (10.8)
35-3968 50248 590 (70.9)300 (0.4)9793 (14.3)9819 (16.7)11 414 (16.7)
40-4418 0769340 (51.7)59 (0.3)4004 (22.2)4673 (33.2)5820 (32.2)
>451315430 (32.7)4 (0.3)309 (23.5)572 (56.9)705 (53.6)
Missing information 1000010 (NA)0
Total421 201299 178 (71.0)1317 (0.3)76 903 (18.3)43 803 (12.7)53 906 (12.8)
  • * From the denominator.

  • That would have resulted in a miscarriage in the numerator and all induced abortions in the denominator.