TEEN BIRTHS IN california, Girls 15 - 19
2014
27,025
NUMBER OF TEEN BIRTHS
2010
$956
MILLION SPENT ON TEEN CHILDBEARING

Teen Birth Rate

2014
21.1 BIRTHS PER 1,000 GIRLS
-11%
CHANGE IN TEEN BIRTH RATE from 2013
-71%
CHANGE IN TEEN BIRTH RATE from peak year 1991
TEEN PREGNANCY IN california, Girls 15 - 19
2011
72,180
NUMBER OF TEEN PREGNANCIES

Teen Pregnancy Rate

2011
54 PREGNANCIES PER 1,000 GIRLS
-10%
CHANGE IN TEEN PREGNANCY RATE from 2010
-65%
CHANGE IN TEEN PREGNANCY RATE from peak year 1988
SEX AND CONTRACEPTION IN california, HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS
N/A
2013
EVER HAD SEX
N/A
2013
USED ANY CONTRACEPTIVE METHOD AT LAST SEX
UNPLANNED PREGNANCY IN california, Women 15 - 44
48
2010
OF PREGNANCIES ARE UNPLANNED
$1.8
2010
BILLION SPENT ON UNPLANNED PREGNANCIES
Teen Births In California, Girls 15 - 19
2014
Number of Teen Births
Number of Births to Girls Age 15-19, 2010
27,025
2010
Costs of Teen Childbearing
Costs of Teen Childbearing, 2008 (in Millions of $)
$956 million
2014
Number of Teen Births by Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White
3,443
Non-Hispanic Black
2,232
Hispanic
20,128
American Indian/Alaska Native
314
Asian/Pacific Islander
866
2014
Proportion of Teen Births by Age ƚ
Girls Under 15
1%
Girls 15-17
27%
Girls 18-19
72%
2014
Teen Birth Rate
Teen Birth Rate Among Girls Age 15-19
21.1 Births per 1,000 Girls
2014
Change in Teen Birth Rate
From 2013
-11%
From peak year, 1991
-71%
2014
Teen Birth Rate by Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White
10 Births per 1,000 Girls
Non-Hispanic Black
28 Births per 1,000 Girls
Hispanic
33.3 Births per 1,000 Girls
2014
Change in Teen Birth Rate by Race/Ethnicity from 2012
Non-Hispanic White
-15%
Non-Hispanic Black
-15%
Hispanic
-16%
2014
Change in Teen Birth Rates by Race/Ethnicity from peak year, 1991
Non-Hispanic White
-77%
Non-Hispanic Black
-73%
Hispanic
-72%
2014
Teen Birth Rate by Age
Girls 15-17
9.6 Births per 1,000 Girls
Girls 18-19
38 Births per 1,000 Girls
2014
Change in Teen Birth Rate by Age from 2013
Girls 15-17
-14%
Girls 18-19
-9%
2014
Change in Teen Birth Rates By Age from peak year, 1991
Girls 15-17
-79%
Girls 18-19
-66%
2014
Proportion of Teen Births by Birth Order°
First Births
84%
Subsequent Births
16%
2014
Percent that are Subsequent Teen Births by Age
Girls 15-17
8%
Girls 18-19
20%
2014
Percent that are Subsequent Teen Births by Race/Ethnicity°
Non-Hispanic White
13%
Non-Hispanic Black
16%
Hispanic
N/A
American Indian/Alaska Native
16%
Asian/Pacific Islander
15%
2014
Percent of Births that are Nonmarital
Unmarried Girls, 2010
88%
Teen Pregnancy In California, Girls 15 - 19
2011
Number of Teen Pregnancies
Number of Teen Pregnancies
72,180
2011
Proportion of Teen Pregnancies by Age ƚ
Girls Under 15
2%
Girls 15-17
31%
Girls 18-19
67%
2011
Teen Pregnancy Rate
Teen Pregnancy Rate
54 Pregnancies per 1,000 Girls
2011
Change in Teen Pregnancy Rate
From 2010
-10%
From peak year, 1988 ‡
-65%
2011
Teen Pregnancy Rate by Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White
N/A Pregnancies per 1,000 Girls
Non-Hispanic Black
N/A Pregnancies per 1,000 Girls
Hispanic
N/A Pregnancies per 1,000 Girls
2011
Change in Teen Pregnancy Rates by Race/Ethnicity from peak year, 1992 ‡
Non-Hispanic White
N/A
Non-Hispanic Black
N/A
Hispanic
N/A
2011
Teen Pregnancy Rate by Age
Girls 15-17
28 Pregnancies per 1,000 Girls
Girls 18-19
93 Pregnancies per 1,000 Girls
2011
Change in Teen Pregnancy Rate by Age from 2010
Girls 15-17
-13%
Girls 18-19
-6%
2011
Change in Teen Pregnancy Rate by Age from peak year, 1988 ‡
Girls 15-17
-72%
Girls 18-19
-60%
Sex & Contraception In California, High school students
2013
Ever Had Sex
Among High School Students
N/A
2013
Ever Had Sex by Grade
Grade 9
N/A
Grade 10
N/A
Grade 11
N/A
Grade 12
N/A
2013
Ever Had Sex by Gender
Males
N/A
Females
N/A
2013
Ever Had Sex by Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White
N/A
Non-Hispanic Black
N/A
Hispanic
N/A
2013
Sexually Active
Among High School Students
N/A
2013
Sexually Active by Grade
Grade 9
N/A
Grade 10
N/A
Grade 11
N/A
Grade 12
N/A
2013
Sexually Active by Gender
Males
N/A
Females
N/A
2013
Sexually Active by Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White
N/A
Non-Hispanic Black
N/A
Hispanic
N/A
2013
Sex Before Age 13
Sex Before Age 13
N/A
2013
Sex Before Age 13 by Grade
Grade 9
N/A
Grade 10
N/A
Grade 11
N/A
Grade 12
N/A
2013
Sex Before Age 13 by Gender
Males
N/A
Females
N/A
2013
Sex Before Age 13 by Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White
N/A
Non-Hispanic Black
N/A
Hispanic
N/A
2013
Four or More Sexual Partners
Four or More Lifetime Sexual Partners
N/A
2013
Four or More Sexual Partners by Grade
Grade 9
N/A
Grade 10
N/A
Grade 11
N/A
Grade 12
N/A
2013
Four or More Sexual Partners by Gender
Males
N/A
Females
N/A
2013
Four or More Sexual Partners by Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White
N/A
Non-Hispanic Black
N/A
Hispanic
N/A
2013
Used Any Contraceptive Method at Last Sex
Among Sexually Active High School Students
N/A
2013
Used Any Contraceptive Method at Last Sex by Grade
Grade 10
N/A
Grade 11
N/A
Grade 12
N/A
Grade 9
N/A
2013
Used Any Contraceptive Method at Last Sex by Gender
Males
N/A
Females
N/A
2013
Used Any Contraceptive Method at Last Sex by Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White
N/A
Non-Hispanic Black
N/A
Hispanic
N/A
2013
Used a Condom at Last Sex
Used a Condom at Last Sex
N/A
2013
Used a Condom at Last Sex by Grade
Grade 9
N/A
Grade 10
N/A
Grade 11
N/A
Grade 12
N/A
2013
Used a Condom at Last Sex by Gender
Males
N/A
Females
N/A
2013
Used a Condom at Last Sex by Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White
N/A
Non-Hispanic Black
N/A
Hispanic
N/A
2013
Used Birth Control Pills at Last Sex
Students Who Used Birth Control Pills at Last Sex
N/A
2013
Used Birth Control Pills at Last Sex by Grade
Grade 9
N/A
Grade 10
N/A
Grade 11
N/A
Grade 12
N/A
2013
Used Birth Control Pills at Last Sex by Gender
Males
N/A
Females
N/A
2013
Used Birth Control Pills at Last Sex by Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White
N/A
Non-Hispanic Black
N/A
Hispanic
N/A
2013
Used Any Hormonal or Long Acting Method at Last Sex
Used Any Hormonal Method at Last Sex
N/A
2013
Used Any Hormonal or Long Acting Method at Last Sex by Grade
Grade 9
N/A
Grade 10
N/A
Grade 11
N/A
Grade 12
N/A
2013
Used Any Hormonal or Long Acting Method at Last Sex by Gender
Males
N/A
Females
N/A
2013
Used Any Hormonal or Long Acting Method at Last Sex by Race/Ethnicity
Hispanic
N/A
Non-Hispanic Black
N/A
Non-Hispanic White
N/A
Unplanned Pregnancy In California, Women 15 - 44
2010
Percent of Pregnancies that are Unplanned
Among Women Age 15-44
48%
2010
Unplanned Pregnancy Rate
Among Women Age 15-44
50 Pregnancies per 1,000 Women
2010
Public Costs of Unplanned Pregnancies
Public Costs of Births Resulting from Unplanned Pregnancies (in Millions of $)
$1.8 billion
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