Health Behaviors and Social Determinants of Health

Percent of births to Mothers under age 20 (teenage pregnancy)


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Story Behind the Curve

The percentage of births to teen mothers has fallen by 50% since 2010. While reasons for the declines are not clear, teens seem to be less sexually active, and more of those who are sexually active seem to be using birth control than in previous years.

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