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TEENS

The term “teens” refers to 15–19-year-olds, unless otherwise specified.



Pregnancy and Births Among Teens

What is the teen pregnancy rate in the United States?

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Is there a difference in teen pregnancy rates between older and younger teens in the United States?

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Does the teen pregnancy rate vary by race in the United States?

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Do teen fatherhood rates vary by race in the United States?

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What proportion of American teen pregnancies are unintended?

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Is the rate of unintended pregnancy among American teens higher or lower than that among older women?

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How many unintended pregnancies occur each year among teens in developing countries?

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What are the outcomes of U.S. teen pregnancies?

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Which countries have the most teen births?

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