TEEN BIRTHS IN washington, Girls 15 - 19
2014
4,092
NUMBER OF TEEN BIRTHS
2010
$124
MILLION SPENT ON TEEN CHILDBEARING

Teen Birth Rate

2014
19.1 BIRTHS PER 1,000 GIRLS
-7%
CHANGE IN TEEN BIRTH RATE from 2013
-64%
CHANGE IN TEEN BIRTH RATE from peak year 1991
TEEN PREGNANCY IN washington, Girls 15 - 19
2011
10,180
NUMBER OF TEEN PREGNANCIES

Teen Pregnancy Rate

2011
47 PREGNANCIES PER 1,000 GIRLS
-6%
CHANGE IN TEEN PREGNANCY RATE from 2010
-57%
CHANGE IN TEEN PREGNANCY RATE from peak year 1988
SEX AND CONTRACEPTION IN washington, HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS
N/A
2015
EVER HAD SEX
N/A
2015
USED ANY CONTRACEPTIVE METHOD AT LAST SEX
UNPLANNED PREGNANCY IN washington, Women 15 - 44
48
2010
OF PREGNANCIES ARE UNPLANNED
$468
2010
MILLION SPENT ON UNPLANNED PREGNANCIES
Teen Births In Washington, Girls 15 - 19
2014
Number of Teen Births
Number of Births to Girls Age 15-19, 2010
4,092
2010
Costs of Teen Childbearing
Costs of Teen Childbearing, 2008 (in Millions of $)
$124 million
2014
Number of Teen Births by Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White
1,969
Non-Hispanic Black
279
Hispanic
N/A
American Indian/Alaska Native
219
Asian/Pacific Islander
182
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
19.1 Births per 1,000 Girls
2014
Change in Teen Birth Rate
From 2011
-7%
From peak year, 1991
-64%
2014
Teen Birth Rate by Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White
14.9 Births per 1,000 Girls
Non-Hispanic Black
22.3 Births per 1,000 Girls
Hispanic
41.4 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
-21%
From 2012, Non-Hispanic Black
-10%
From 2012, Non-Hispanic White
-12%
2014
Change in Teen Birth Rates by Race/Ethnicity from peak year, 1991
Non-Hispanic White
-68%
Non-Hispanic Black
-77%
Hispanic
-66%
2014
Teen Birth Rate by Age
Girls 15-17
8.3 Births per 1,000 Girls
Girls 18-19
36.2 Births per 1,000 Girls
2014
Change in Teen Birth Rate by Age from 2013
Girls 15-17
-6%
Girls 18-19
-6%
2014
Change in Teen Birth Rates By Age from peak year, 1991
Girls 15-17
-73%
Girls 18-19
-58%
2014
Proportion of Teen Births by Birth Order°
First Births
86%
Subsequent Births
14%
2014
Percent that are Subsequent Teen Births by Age
Girls 15-17
7%
Girls 18-19
17%
2014
Percent that are Subsequent Teen Births by Race/Ethnicity°
Non-Hispanic White
11%
Non-Hispanic Black
12%
Hispanic
N/A
American Indian/Alaska Native
17%
Asian/Pacific Islander
16%
2014
Percent of Births that are Nonmarital
Unmarried Girls, 2010
84%
Teen Pregnancy In Washington, Girls 15 - 19
2011
Number of Teen Pregnancies
Number of Teen Pregnancies
10,180
2011
Proportion of Teen Pregnancies by Age ƚ
Girls Under 15
1%
Girls 15-17
29%
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
-6%
From peak year, 1988 ‡
-57%
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
23 Pregnancies per 1,000 Girls
Girls 18-19
82 Pregnancies per 1,000 Girls
2011
Change in Teen Pregnancy Rate by Age from 2010
Girls 15-17
-12%
Girls 18-19
-1%
2011
Change in Teen Pregnancy Rate by Age from peak year, 1988 ‡
Girls 15-17
-66%
Girls 18-19
-51%
Sex & Contraception In Washington, 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 9
N/A
Grade 10
N/A
Grade 11
N/A
Grade 12
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
36.6%
2015
Used Any Hormonal or Long Acting Method at Last Sex by Grade
Grade 9
N/A
Grade 10
N/A
Grade 11
41.3%
Grade 12
40.9%
2015
Used Any Hormonal or Long Acting Method at Last Sex by Gender
Males
26%
Females
44.8%
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
37%
Unplanned Pregnancy In Washington, 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
45 Pregnancies per 1,000 Women
2010
Public Costs of Unplanned Pregnancies
Public Costs of Births Resulting from Unplanned Pregnancies (in Millions of $)
$468 million
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