TEEN BIRTHS IN california, Girls 15 - 19
2012
38,303
NUMBER OF TEEN BIRTHS
2010
$1.1
BILLION SPENT ON TEEN CHILDBEARING

Teen Birth Rate

2012
26.5 BIRTHS PER 1,000 GIRLS
-8%
CHANGE IN TEEN BIRTH RATE from 2011
-64%
CHANGE IN TEEN BIRTH RATE from peak year 1991
TEEN PREGNANCY IN california, Girls 15 - 19
2010
98,530
NUMBER OF TEEN PREGNANCIES

Teen Pregnancy Rate

2010
72 PREGNANCIES PER 1,000 GIRLS
-4%
CHANGE IN TEEN PREGNANCY RATE from 2008
-53%
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
53
2008
OF PREGNANCIES ARE UNPLANNED
$1.5
2008
BILLION SPENT ON UNPLANNED PREGNANCIES
Teen Births In California, Girls 15 - 19
2012
Number of Teen Births
Number of Births to Girls Age 15-19, 2010
38,303
2010
Costs of Teen Childbearing
Costs of Teen Childbearing, 2008 (in Millions of $)
$1.1 billion
2012
Number of Teen Births by Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White
4,929
Non-Hispanic Black
3,364
Hispanic
28,295
American Indian/Alaska Native
399
Asian/Pacific Islander
1,291
2012
Proportion of Teen Births by Age ƚ
Girls Under 15
1%
Girls 15-17
31%
Girls 18-19
68%
2012
Teen Birth Rate
Teen Birth Rate Among Girls Age 15-19
26.5 Births per 1,000 Girls
2012
Change in Teen Birth Rate
From 2011
-8%
From peak year, 1991
-64%
2012
Teen Birth Rate by Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White
11.8 Births per 1,000 Girls
Non-Hispanic Black
32.8 Births per 1,000 Girls
Hispanic
39.6 Births per 1,000 Girls
2012
Change in Teen Birth Rates by Race/Ethnicity from peak year, 1991
Non-Hispanic White
-72%
Non-Hispanic Black
-69%
Hispanic
-67%
2012
Teen Birth Rate by Age
Girls 15-17
13.2 Births per 1,000 Girls
Girls 18-19
46.2 Births per 1,000 Girls
2012
Change in Teen Birth Rate by Age from 2011
Girls 15-17
-11%
Girls 18-19
-7%
2012
Change in Teen Birth Rates By Age from peak year, 1991
Girls 15-17
-71%
Girls 18-19
-59%
2012
Proportion of Teen Births by Birth Order°
First Births
83%
Subsequent Births
17%
2012
Percent that are Subsequent Teen Births by Age
Girls 15-17
8%
Girls 18-19
21%
2012
Percent that are Subsequent Teen Births by Race/Ethnicity°
Non-Hispanic White
12%
Non-Hispanic Black
16%
Hispanic
18%
American Indian/Alaska Native
18%
Asian/Pacific Islander
15%
2012
Percent of Births that are Nonmarital
Unmarried Girls, 2010
88%
Teen Pregnancy In California, Girls 15 - 19
2010
Number of Teen Pregnancies
Number of Teen Pregnancies
98,530
2010
Proportion of Teen Pregnancies by Age ƚ
Girls Under 15
2%
Girls 15-17
33%
Girls 18-19
65%
2010
Teen Pregnancy Rate
Teen Pregnancy Rate
72 Pregnancies per 1,000 Girls
2010
Change in Teen Pregnancy Rate
From 2005
-4%
From peak year, 1988 ‡
-53%
2010
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
2010
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
2010
Teen Pregnancy Rate by Age
Girls 15-17
40 Pregnancies per 1,000 Girls
Girls 18-19
121 Pregnancies per 1,000 Girls
2010
Change in Teen Pregnancy Rate by Age from 2008
Girls 15-17
-2%
Girls 18-19
-5%
2010
Change in Teen Pregnancy Rate by Age from peak year, 1988 ‡
Girls 15-17
-60%
Girls 18-19
-48%
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
2008
Percent of Pregnancies that are Unplanned
Among Women Age 15-44
53%
2008
Unplanned Pregnancy Rate
Among Women Age 15-44
66 Pregnancies per 1,000 Women
2008
Public Costs of Unplanned Pregnancies
Public Costs of Births Resulting from Unplanned Pregnancies (in Millions of $)
$1.5 billion
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