Category - Teen
7 per 1,000 hispanic girls reported a teen pregnancy in 2013 39. 0 per 1,000 black girls reported a teen pregnancy in 2013 18. the teen pregnancy rate reached an all-time high in 1990 with an estimated 116. In 2011, the teen birthrate in the united states fell to the lowest level recorded in nearly 70 years of tracking teen childbearing. 6 in 2008, the teen pregnancy rate among african-american and hispanic teen girls, ages 15 to 19, was over two and a half times higher than the teen pregnancy rate among white teen girls of the same age group. Evidence-based teen pregnancy prevention programs have been identified by the us department of health and human services (hhs) tpp evidence review external icon, which used a systematic process for reviewing evaluation studies against a rigorous standard. The teen pregnancy rate in the united states of america is twice as that of canada, four times that of germany and france, and eight times that of japan. Complications during pregnancy and childbirth is a major cause of deaths of teen mothers, between the ages 15 to 19, in developing countries. In 1988, the teen pregnancy rate was 155 pregnancies per 1,000 females ages 15-19 in california, and 112 in the u. 6 pregnancies per 1,000 females ages 15-19, but state data are not available for that year. In 2001, the latest year for which pregnancy statistics are available, 84 of every 1,000 teen girls in the u. Became pregnant, says the national campaign to prevent teen pregnancy. Thats down from a high of 117 pregnancies per 1,000 teen girls aged 15-19 in 1991, a decline of more than 28 percent. Links with this icon indicate that you are leaving the cdc website. The centers for disease control and prevention (cdc) cannot attest to the accuracy of a non-federal website. the teen pregnancy prevention (tpp) program, for example, received a total of 721 million u.