Report: July most common for Cook Co. births

July 17, 2011 10:58:03 AM PDT
If you've noticed a lot of pregnant women lately, there might be a good reason.

The Chicago Sun-Times reports July is the busiest month for births in Cook County. The newspaper's analysis shows Tuesdays are the most common days to have a baby.

Also, most people in Cook County die on Mondays, according to the report.

As for specific dates, the Cook County clerk's office says more people die on February 17 than any other day, and the most babies are born on September 8.