TEEN BIRTHS IN colorado, Girls 15 - 19
2014
3,377
NUMBER OF TEEN BIRTHS
2010
$155
MILLION SPENT ON TEEN CHILDBEARING

Teen Birth Rate

2014
20.3 BIRTHS PER 1,000 GIRLS
-13%
CHANGE IN TEEN BIRTH RATE from 2013
-65%
CHANGE IN TEEN BIRTH RATE from peak year 1991
TEEN PREGNANCY IN colorado, Girls 15 - 19
2011
7,670
NUMBER OF TEEN PREGNANCIES

Teen Pregnancy Rate

2011
47 PREGNANCIES PER 1,000 GIRLS
-13%
CHANGE IN TEEN PREGNANCY RATE from 2010
-54%
CHANGE IN TEEN PREGNANCY RATE from peak year 1988
SEX AND CONTRACEPTION IN colorado, HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS
N/A
2015
EVER HAD SEX
N/A
2015
USED ANY CONTRACEPTIVE METHOD AT LAST SEX
UNPLANNED PREGNANCY IN colorado, Women 15 - 44
45
2010
OF PREGNANCIES ARE UNPLANNED
$237
2010
MILLION SPENT ON UNPLANNED PREGNANCIES
Teen Births In Colorado, Girls 15 - 19
2014
Number of Teen Births
Number of Births to Girls Age 15-19, 2010
3,377
2010
Costs of Teen Childbearing
Costs of Teen Childbearing, 2008 (in Millions of $)
$155 million
2014
Number of Teen Births by Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White
1,242
Non-Hispanic Black
212
Hispanic
1,789
American Indian/Alaska Native
66
Asian/Pacific Islander
69
2014
Proportion of Teen Births by Age ƚ
Girls Under 15
1%
Girls 15-17
26%
Girls 18-19
73%
2014
Teen Birth Rate
Teen Birth Rate Among Girls Age 15-19
20.3 Births per 1,000 Girls
2014
Change in Teen Birth Rate
From 2011
-13%
From peak year, 1991
-65%
2014
Teen Birth Rate by Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White
13.5 Births per 1,000 Girls
Non-Hispanic Black
24.2 Births per 1,000 Girls
Hispanic
41.2 Births per 1,000 Girls
2012
Change in Teen Birth Rate by Race/Ethnicity from 2012
From 2011, American Indian/Alaska Native
N/A
2014
Change in Teen Birth Rate by Race/Ethnicity from 2012
From 2011, Asian/Pacific Islander
N/A
From 2012, Hispanic
-15%
From 2012, Non-Hispanic Black
-24%
From 2012, Non-Hispanic White
-13%
2014
Change in Teen Birth Rates by Race/Ethnicity from peak year, 1991
Non-Hispanic White
-67%
Non-Hispanic Black
-81%
Hispanic
-65%
2014
Teen Birth Rate by Age
Girls 15-17
8.9 Births per 1,000 Girls
Girls 18-19
37.2 Births per 1,000 Girls
2014
Change in Teen Birth Rate by Age from 2013
Girls 15-17
-23%
Girls 18-19
-8%
2014
Change in Teen Birth Rates By Age from peak year, 1991
Girls 15-17
-75%
Girls 18-19
-60%
2014
Proportion of Teen Births by Birth Order°
First Births
85%
Subsequent Births
15%
2014
Percent that are Subsequent Teen Births by Age
Girls 15-17
7%
Girls 18-19
18%
2014
Percent that are Subsequent Teen Births by Race/Ethnicity°
Non-Hispanic White
12%
Non-Hispanic Black
18%
Hispanic
17%
American Indian/Alaska Native
20%
Asian/Pacific Islander
N/A
2014
Percent of Births that are Nonmarital
Unmarried Girls, 2010
72%
Teen Pregnancy In Colorado, Girls 15 - 19
2011
Number of Teen Pregnancies
Number of Teen Pregnancies
7,670
2011
Proportion of Teen Pregnancies by Age ƚ
Girls Under 15
2%
Girls 15-17
30%
Girls 18-19
69%
2011
Teen Pregnancy Rate
Teen Pregnancy Rate
47 Pregnancies per 1,000 Girls
2011
Change in Teen Pregnancy Rate
From 2010
-13%
From peak year, 1988 ‡
-54%
2011
Teen Pregnancy Rate by Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White
32 Pregnancies per 1,000 Girls
Non-Hispanic Black
57 Pregnancies per 1,000 Girls
Hispanic
80 Pregnancies per 1,000 Girls
2011
Change in Teen Pregnancy Rates by Race/Ethnicity from peak year, 1992 ‡
Non-Hispanic White
-70%
Non-Hispanic Black
-69%
Hispanic
N/A
2011
Teen Pregnancy Rate by Age
Girls 15-17
24 Pregnancies per 1,000 Girls
Girls 18-19
79 Pregnancies per 1,000 Girls
2011
Change in Teen Pregnancy Rate by Age from 2010
Girls 15-17
-17%
Girls 18-19
-12%
2011
Change in Teen Pregnancy Rate by Age from peak year, 1988 ‡
Girls 15-17
-65%
Girls 18-19
-46%
Sex & Contraception In Colorado, High school students
2015
Ever Had Sex
Among High School Students
N/A
2015
Ever Had Sex by Grade
Grade 9
N/A
Grade 10
N/A
Grade 11
N/A
Grade 12
N/A
2015
Ever Had Sex by Gender
Males
N/A
Females
N/A
2015
Ever Had Sex by Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White
N/A
Non-Hispanic Black
N/A
Hispanic
N/A
2015
Sexually Active
Among High School Students
N/A
2015
Sexually Active by Grade
Grade 9
N/A
Grade 10
N/A
Grade 11
N/A
Grade 12
N/A
2015
Sexually Active by Gender
Males
N/A
Females
N/A
2015
Sexually Active by Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White
N/A
Non-Hispanic Black
N/A
Hispanic
N/A
2015
Sex Before Age 13
Sex Before Age 13
N/A
2015
Sex Before Age 13 by Grade
Grade 9
N/A
Grade 10
N/A
Grade 11
N/A
Grade 12
N/A
2015
Sex Before Age 13 by Gender
Males
N/A
Females
N/A
2015
Sex Before Age 13 by Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White
N/A
Non-Hispanic Black
N/A
Hispanic
N/A
2015
Four or More Sexual Partners
Four or More Lifetime Sexual Partners
N/A
2015
Four or More Sexual Partners by Grade
Grade 9
N/A
Grade 10
N/A
Grade 11
N/A
Grade 12
N/A
2015
Four or More Sexual Partners by Gender
Males
N/A
Females
N/A
2015
Four or More Sexual Partners by Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White
N/A
Non-Hispanic Black
N/A
Hispanic
N/A
2015
Used Any Contraceptive Method at Last Sex
Among Sexually Active High School Students
N/A
2015
Used Any Contraceptive Method at Last Sex by Grade
Grade 11
N/A
Grade 12
N/A
Grade 9
N/A
Grade 10
N/A
2015
Used Any Contraceptive Method at Last Sex by Gender
Males
N/A
Females
N/A
2015
Used Any Contraceptive Method at Last Sex by Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White
N/A
Non-Hispanic Black
N/A
Hispanic
N/A
2015
Used a Condom at Last Sex
Used a Condom at Last Sex
N/A
2015
Used a Condom at Last Sex by Grade
Grade 9
N/A
Grade 10
N/A
Grade 11
N/A
Grade 12
N/A
2015
Used a Condom at Last Sex by Gender
Males
N/A
Females
N/A
2015
Used a Condom at Last Sex by Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White
N/A
Non-Hispanic Black
N/A
Hispanic
N/A
2015
Used Birth Control Pills at Last Sex
Students Who Used Birth Control Pills at Last Sex
N/A
2015
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
2015
Used Birth Control Pills at Last Sex by Gender
Males
N/A
Females
N/A
2015
Used Birth Control Pills at Last Sex by Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White
N/A
Non-Hispanic Black
N/A
Hispanic
N/A
2015
Used Any Hormonal or Long Acting Method at Last Sex
Used Any Hormonal Method at Last Sex
N/A
2015
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
2015
Used Any Hormonal or Long Acting Method at Last Sex by Gender
Males
N/A
Females
N/A
2015
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 Colorado, Women 15 - 44
2010
Percent of Pregnancies that are Unplanned
Among Women Age 15-44
45%
2010
Unplanned Pregnancy Rate
Among Women Age 15-44
42 Pregnancies per 1,000 Women
2010
Public Costs of Unplanned Pregnancies
Public Costs of Births Resulting from Unplanned Pregnancies (in Millions of $)
$237 million
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