TEEN BIRTHS IN texas, Girls 15 - 19
2012
40,451
NUMBER OF TEEN BIRTHS
2010
$1.1
BILLION SPENT ON TEEN CHILDBEARING

Teen Birth Rate

2012
44.4 BIRTHS PER 1,000 GIRLS
-5%
CHANGE IN TEEN BIRTH RATE from 2011
-43%
CHANGE IN TEEN BIRTH RATE from peak year 1991
TEEN PREGNANCY IN texas, Girls 15 - 19
2010
66,760
NUMBER OF TEEN PREGNANCIES

Teen Pregnancy Rate

2010
73 PREGNANCIES PER 1,000 GIRLS
-14%
CHANGE IN TEEN PREGNANCY RATE from 2008
-38%
CHANGE IN TEEN PREGNANCY RATE from peak year 1988
SEX AND CONTRACEPTION IN texas, HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS
45.9
2013
EVER HAD SEX
81
2013
USED ANY CONTRACEPTIVE METHOD AT LAST SEX
UNPLANNED PREGNANCY IN texas, Women 15 - 44
52
2008
OF PREGNANCIES ARE UNPLANNED
$1.3
2008
BILLION SPENT ON UNPLANNED PREGNANCIES
Teen Births In Texas, Girls 15 - 19
2012
Number of Teen Births
Number of Births to Girls Age 15-19, 2010
40,451
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
8,716
Non-Hispanic Black
5,398
Hispanic
25,982
American Indian/Alaska Native
142
Asian/Pacific Islander
312
2012
Proportion of Teen Births by Age ƚ
Girls Under 15
1%
Girls 15-17
32%
Girls 18-19
67%
2012
Teen Birth Rate
Teen Birth Rate Among Girls Age 15-19
44.4 Births per 1,000 Girls
2012
Change in Teen Birth Rate
From 2011
-5%
From peak year, 1991
-43%
2012
Teen Birth Rate by Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White
26.3 Births per 1,000 Girls
Non-Hispanic Black
44.1 Births per 1,000 Girls
Hispanic
62 Births per 1,000 Girls
2012
Change in Teen Birth Rates by Race/Ethnicity from peak year, 1991
Non-Hispanic White
-47%
Non-Hispanic Black
-63%
Hispanic
-43%
2012
Teen Birth Rate by Age
Girls 15-17
23.4 Births per 1,000 Girls
Girls 18-19
76.6 Births per 1,000 Girls
2012
Change in Teen Birth Rate by Age from 2011
Girls 15-17
-9%
Girls 18-19
-3%
2012
Change in Teen Birth Rates By Age from peak year, 1991
Girls 15-17
-53%
Girls 18-19
-36%
2012
Proportion of Teen Births by Birth Order°
First Births
79%
Subsequent Births
21%
2012
Percent that are Subsequent Teen Births by Age
Girls 15-17
10%
Girls 18-19
26%
2012
Percent that are Subsequent Teen Births by Race/Ethnicity°
Non-Hispanic White
16%
Non-Hispanic Black
20%
Hispanic
22%
American Indian/Alaska Native
20%
Asian/Pacific Islander
14%
2012
Percent of Births that are Nonmarital
Unmarried Girls, 2010
86%
Teen Pregnancy In Texas, Girls 15 - 19
2010
Number of Teen Pregnancies
Number of Teen Pregnancies
66,760
2010
Proportion of Teen Pregnancies by Age ƚ
Girls Under 15
2%
Girls 15-17
32%
Girls 18-19
66%
2010
Teen Pregnancy Rate
Teen Pregnancy Rate
73 Pregnancies per 1,000 Girls
2010
Change in Teen Pregnancy Rate
From 2005
-14%
From peak year, 1988 ‡
-38%
2010
Teen Pregnancy Rate by Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White
45 Pregnancies per 1,000 Girls
Non-Hispanic Black
82 Pregnancies per 1,000 Girls
Hispanic
98 Pregnancies per 1,000 Girls
2010
Change in Teen Pregnancy Rates by Race/Ethnicity from peak year, 1992 ‡
Non-Hispanic White
-62%
Non-Hispanic Black
-53%
Hispanic
-38%
2010
Teen Pregnancy Rate by Age
Girls 15-17
40 Pregnancies per 1,000 Girls
Girls 18-19
122 Pregnancies per 1,000 Girls
2010
Change in Teen Pregnancy Rate by Age from 2008
Girls 15-17
-17%
Girls 18-19
-14%
2010
Change in Teen Pregnancy Rate by Age from peak year, 1988 ‡
Girls 15-17
-47%
Girls 18-19
-30%
Sex & Contraception In Texas, High school students
2013
Ever Had Sex
Among High School Students
45.9%
2013
Ever Had Sex by Grade
Grade 9
33.1%
Grade 10
38.9%
Grade 11
51.5%
Grade 12
63.1%
2013
Ever Had Sex by Gender
Males
48.5%
Females
43.4%
2013
Ever Had Sex by Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White
43.6%
Non-Hispanic Black
57%
Hispanic
45.9%
2013
Sexually Active
Among High School Students
32.8%
2013
Sexually Active by Grade
Grade 9
21.2%
Grade 10
25.1%
Grade 11
39.1%
Grade 12
47.9%
2013
Sexually Active by Gender
Males
33.3%
Females
32.4%
2013
Sexually Active by Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White
32.8%
Non-Hispanic Black
37%
Hispanic
32.3%
2013
Sex Before Age 13
Sex Before Age 13
5.2%
2013
Sex Before Age 13 by Grade
Grade 9
7%
Grade 10
4.8%
Grade 11
3.8%
Grade 12
3.8%
2013
Sex Before Age 13 by Gender
Males
6.7%
Females
3.6%
2013
Sex Before Age 13 by Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White
3.3%
Non-Hispanic Black
7.9%
Hispanic
5.1%
2013
Four or More Sexual Partners
Four or More Lifetime Sexual Partners
14.9%
2013
Four or More Sexual Partners by Grade
Grade 9
8.2%
Grade 10
11%
Grade 11
14.5%
Grade 12
26.7%
2013
Four or More Sexual Partners by Gender
Males
18.1%
Females
11.8%
2013
Four or More Sexual Partners by Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White
14.1%
Non-Hispanic Black
21.7%
2011
Four or More Sexual Partners by Race/Ethnicity
Hispanic
13.4%
2013
Used Any Contraceptive Method at Last Sex
Among Sexually Active High School Students
81%
2013
Used Any Contraceptive Method at Last Sex by Grade
Grade 10
78.8%
Grade 11
87%
Grade 12
77.8%
Grade 9
81.4%
2013
Used Any Contraceptive Method at Last Sex by Gender
Males
82.9%
Females
79.1%
2013
Used Any Contraceptive Method at Last Sex by Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White
91.1%
Non-Hispanic Black
N/A
Hispanic
74.5%
2013
Used a Condom at Last Sex
Used a Condom at Last Sex
52.9%
2013
Used a Condom at Last Sex by Grade
Grade 9
60.9%
Grade 10
52.1%
Grade 11
56.8%
Grade 12
46.1%
2013
Used a Condom at Last Sex by Gender
Males
61.8%
Females
44%
2013
Used a Condom at Last Sex by Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White
57%
Non-Hispanic Black
N/A
Hispanic
47.6%
2013
Used Birth Control Pills at Last Sex
Students Who Used Birth Control Pills at Last Sex
13.7%
2013
Used Birth Control Pills at Last Sex by Grade
Grade 9
7%
Grade 10
12.5%
Grade 11
12.4%
Grade 12
19.4%
2013
Used Birth Control Pills at Last Sex by Gender
Males
14.2%
Females
13.2%
2013
Used Birth Control Pills at Last Sex by Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White
22.5%
Non-Hispanic Black
N/A
Hispanic
9.1%
2013
Used Any Hormonal or Long Acting Method at Last Sex
Used Any Hormonal Method at Last Sex
20.2%
2013
Used Any Hormonal or Long Acting Method at Last Sex by Grade
Grade 9
11.5%
Grade 10
19.1%
Grade 11
20%
Grade 12
25.5%
2013
Used Any Hormonal or Long Acting Method at Last Sex by Gender
Males
17%
Females
23.5%
2013
Used Any Hormonal or Long Acting Method at Last Sex by Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White
29.4%
Hispanic
14.9%
Non-Hispanic Black
N/A
Unplanned Pregnancy In Texas, Women 15 - 44
2008
Percent of Pregnancies that are Unplanned
Among Women Age 15-44
52%
2008
Unplanned Pregnancy Rate
Among Women Age 15-44
58 Pregnancies per 1,000 Women
2008
Public Costs of Unplanned Pregnancies
Public Costs of Births Resulting from Unplanned Pregnancies (in Millions of $)
$1.3 billion
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