Text Size   decrease font size increase font size

Teen Births (% of Total Births)

SELECT ALL
2009
2010
2011
2012
2013
2014
2015
2016
2017
2018
Teen Births (% of Total Births) - Total
(Percent)
Teen Births (% of Total Births) - Race
(Percent)

For more years click the arrows
Teen Births (% of Total Births) - Region
(Percent)

For more years click the arrows

Teen Births (% of Total Births) - Total

(Percent)
Year Data Set 2009201020112012201320142015201620172018
Teen Births (% of Total Births)
DC8.7 %7.5 %6.3 %6.3 %6.0 %4.9 %4.9 %4.6 %4.4 %4.4 %
NE8.2 %7.6 %6.7 %6.4 %5.9 %5.2 %5.2 %4.6 %--
US9.9 %9.2 %8.3 %7.7 %6.9 %6.2 %5.8 %5.3 %--

Teen Births (% of Total Births) - Race

(Percent)
YearData Set2009201020112012201320142015201620172018
White, Not Hispanic
DC4.9 % 4.0 % 3.4 % 3.0 % 2.9 % 2.2 % 2.5 % 2.0 % 1.7 % 1.7 %
Black, not Hispanic
DC17.7 % 16.3 % 12.4 % 15.1 % 11.2 % 9.9 % 9.2 % 8.3 % 8.5 % 9.0 %
Other, not Hispanic
DC7.4 % 4.8 % 6.6 % 5.9 % 5.7 % 4.8 % 5.5 % 4.4 % 3.9 % 3.5 %
Hispanic
DC14.0 % 13.2 % 11.8 % 10.5 % 12.7 % 10.2 % 9.4 % 10.3 % 9.4 % 9.8 %
Unknown
DC- - - - - - - - - -
Overall
DC8.7 % 7.5 % 6.3 % 6.3 % 6.0 % 4.9 % 4.9 % 4.6 % 4.4 % 4.4 %

Teen Births (% of Total Births) - Region

(Percent)
YearData Set2009201020112012201320142015201620172018
East Northeast
DC16.3 % 15.5 % 12.7 % 14.9 % 11.6 % 10.2 % 11.3 % 9.9 % 9.6 % 9.5 %
West Northeast
DC13.2 % 10.4 % 9.3 % 8.7 % 8.3 % 6.2 % 6.7 % 5.4 % 6.0 % 6.1 %
East Southeast
DC13.6 % 12.5 % 10.7 % 10.4 % 10.8 % 9.8 % 9.0 % 10.0 % 8.0 % 9.0 %
West Southeast
DC8.8 % 5.6 % 5.8 % 5.2 % 4.7 % 3.6 % 3.8 % 3.3 % 3.2 % 3.4 %
North Central
DC7.4 % 6.6 % 5.9 % 4.4 % 5.4 % 4.4 % 3.9 % 3.2 % 4.5 % 4.4 %
South Central
DC6.4 % 6.5 % 5.1 % 4.6 % 4.9 % 3.0 % 4.0 % 4.9 % 3.7 % 2.9 %
Northwest
DC3.3 % 3.0 % 2.6 % 2.3 % 1.9 % 1.5 % 1.5 % 1.3 % 1.1 % 1.3 %
Southwest
DC3.2 % 2.4 % 2.1 % 2.5 % 3.0 % 2.1 % 1.7 % 1.2 % 1.7 % 1.1 %
Unknown
DC- - - - - - - 20.0 % - -
Overall
DC8.7 % 7.5 % 6.3 % 6.3 % 6.0 % 4.9 % 4.9 % 4.6 % 4.4 % 4.4 %