Table 2: Women aged 5-9 years in 1981: age at first birth by economic activity in 2001 (when women aged 25-29)
 
Age at first birth
Under 20 years
20-24 years
25-29 years
No children by 2001
All
Economic activity 2001
Employed
639
1,179
748
6,587
9,153
Self-employed
23
86
36
220
365
Seeking work/waiting to start job
101
107
26
176
410
Student
46
46
8
219
319
Looking after home
682
906
408
83
2,079
Sick, retired or other
149
138
39
289
615
All
1,640
2,462
1.265
7,574
12,941
Data extracted from ONS Longitudinal Study June 2006