Category - teen
less favorable socioeconomic conditions, such as low education and low income levels of a teens family, may contribute to high teen birth rates. 7 teens in child welfare systems are at higher risk of teen pregnancy and birth than other groups. For example, young women living in foster care are more than twice as likely to become pregnant than those not in foster care. 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. Out of all pregnancies among teens aged 1519 years old, 75 were unintended in 20082011. Teen pregnancy accounts for about 15 of all unplanned pregnancies annually. The real facts about teen pregnancy and abortion rates in america. The first pregnant man, thomas beatie, gave birth to a baby girl in 2008. 26 globally, one woman dies every 90 seconds in pregnancy or in childbirth, amounting to over 350,000 women every year. 12 women who snore during pregnancy are more likely to have a c-section and to have smaller babies. Teen pregnancy statistics 273,105 babies were born to women ages 15 to 19 in 2013 there were 26. 5 births for every 1,000 girls ages 15 to 19 in 2013 89 percent of teenage parents are unmarried approximately 77 percent of teenage pregnancies are unplanned it is estimated that 15 percent of teen pregnancies end in miscarriage roughly 30 percent of teenage pregnancies end. Teenage pregnancy, also known as adolescent pregnancy, is pregnancy in a female under the age of 20. Pregnancy can occur with sexual intercourse after the start of ovulation, which can be before the first menstrual period (menarche) but usually occurs after the onset of periods. In well-nourished females, the first period usually takes place around the age of 12 or 13. The 2008 teen pregnancy rate among hispanic teens and african-american teens between the age of 15 and 19 was higher than the rate among white teenage girls. The reasons are debatable, as many think the poverty levels and lack of education are common causes. N in 2008, 185 women aged under 20 travelled to england to have an abortion17, compared with 301 in 2000, although these numbers are likely to be an underestimate. N in 2008, there were 1,426 teenage births (under 20), a rate of 23.