Vital Statistics Reports

The Indiana State Department of Health publishes reports on births, deaths, marriages, and pregnancy terminations annually. These reports are based on data obtained from vital statistics reported to the Division of Vital Records.

Birth Reports

Also known as Natality reports, birth reports provide an in-depth look at the number of live births that occurred in the State of Indiana during a specified year. Information analyzed for these reports includes the mother’s county of residence, the mother’s race, the method of delivery, and the risk factors present at birth, among many others.

Death Reports

Also known as Mortality reports, death reports provide an in-depth look at the number of deaths that occurred in the State of Indiana during a specified year. Information analyzed for these reports includes the decedent’s county of residence, the decedent’s race, the decedent’s gender, and the cause of death, among others.

Marriage Reports

Provide an in-depth look at the number of marriages that occurred in the State of Indiana during a specified year. Information analyzed for these reports includes race, date, and residence of the marriage applicants, among others.

Terminated Pregnancy Reports

Provide an in-depth look at the number of pregnancy terminations that occurred in the State of Indiana during a specified year. Information analyzed for these reports includes the mother’s county of residence, the mother’s race, and the procedure used for termination, among others.

Special Reports

Different reports have been published based on vital statistics by different Divisions of the Indiana State Department of Health. Links to some of these are below:

Division of Trauma and Injury Prevention Reports

Indiana Overdose Death Data and Reports

Division of Maternal and Child Health Epidemiology Reports

Indiana Infant Mortality and Birth Outcomes Fact Sheets

Statewide Child Fatality Review Reports

Combined Indiana Natality, Terminated Pregnancy, and Marriage Reports