Teen pregnancy rates in usa caucasians
About Teen Pregnancy Teen Pregnancy Reproductive
Over the past two decades, the teen pregnancy rate, defined as the number of girls per 1, 000 girls aged 1519 who become pregnant, has been steadily decreasing. Progress has been made in all 50 states and among all racial and ethnic groups, according to Albert.
Teen Pregnancy - Child Trends
Still, teenage pregnancy rates remain high and approximately 1 million teenage girls become pregnant each year in the United States and about 13 percent of U. S. births involve teen mothers. To lower teen pregnancy rates, older children must be educated about sex and sexuality and about the consequences of pregnancy.
Trends in Teen Pregnancy and Childbearing HHSgov
National and State Patterns of Teen Births in the United States, [PDF 1. 6 MB Continued Declines in Teen Births in the United States, 2015 Declines in State Teen Birth Rates by Race and Hispanic Origin; National Campaign to Prevent Teen Pregnancy; Get Email Updates. To receive email updates about this page, enter your