vital statistics

statistics concerning human life or the conditions affecting human life and the maintenance of population.
Facetious. the measurements of a woman's figure, especially the bust, waist, and hips.

1830–40; 1940–45 for def 2 Unabridged
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World English Dictionary
vital statistics
pl n
1.  quantitative data concerning human life or the conditions and aspects affecting it, such as the death rate
2.  informal the measurements of a woman's bust, waist, and hips

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vital statistics
1837, with reference to birth, marriage, death, etc.; meaning "a woman's bust, waist, and hip measurements" is from 1952. See vital.
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Medical Dictionary

vital statistics pl.n.
Statistics concerning the important events in human life, such as births, deaths, marriages, and migrations.

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Encyclopedia Britannica

vital statistics

relative frequencies of vital occurrences that affect changes in the size and composition of a population. When calculated per 1,000 inhabitants-as is conventional in vital-statistics publications-they are referred to as crude rates. More refined rates often must be used in the more meaningful analysis of population change

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Example sentences
To him even the extinction of the human race should be merely a fact to be
  grouped with other vital statistics.
As soon as she'd finished, the turtle team hopped into action to record her
  vital statistics.
Gulf countries have reasonably good healthcare systems and vital statistics
It cannot be denied that when it comes to evaluating life's burdens, vital
  statistics are the ultimate tests.
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