TEEN BIRTHS IN indiana, Girls 15 - 19
2015
5,813
NUMBER OF TEEN BIRTHS
2010
$227
MILLION SPENT ON TEEN CHILDBEARING

Teen Birth Rate

2015
26 BIRTHS PER 1,000 GIRLS
-7%
CHANGE IN TEEN BIRTH RATE from 2014
-57%
CHANGE IN TEEN BIRTH RATE from peak year 1991
  • Teen Birth Rate, by Race/Ethnicity
  • 2015
  • Change,
    1991-2015
  • Non-Hispanic White
  • 23
  • -57%
  • Non-Hispanic Black
  • 41
  • -68%
  • Hispanic
  • 38
  • -40%
TEEN PREGNANCY IN indiana, Girls 15 - 19
2013
9,360
NUMBER OF TEEN PREGNANCIES

Teen Pregnancy Rate

2013
42 PREGNANCIES PER 1,000 GIRLS
-14%
CHANGE IN TEEN PREGNANCY RATE from 2011
-53%
CHANGE IN TEEN PREGNANCY RATE from peak year 1988
SEX AND CONTRACEPTION IN indiana, HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS
41.7
2015
EVER HAD SEX
84.5
2015
USED ANY CONTRACEPTIVE METHOD AT LAST SEX
UNPLANNED PREGNANCY IN indiana, Women 15 - 44
49
2010
OF PREGNANCIES ARE UNPLANNED
$376
2010
MILLION SPENT ON UNPLANNED PREGNANCIES
Teen Births In Indiana, Girls 15 - 19
2015
Number of Teen Births
Number of Births to Girls Age 15-19, 2010
5,813
2010
Costs of Teen Childbearing
Costs of Teen Childbearing, 2008 (in Millions of $)
$227 million
2014
Number of Teen Births by Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White
4,273
Non-Hispanic Black
1,119
Hispanic
N/A
American Indian/Alaska Native
13
Asian/Pacific Islander
68
2014
Proportion of Teen Births by Age *
Girls Under 15
1%
Girls 15-17
25%
Girls 18-19
74%
2015
Teen Birth Rate
Teen Birth Rate Among Girls Age 15-19
26 Births per 1,000 Girls
2015
Change in Teen Birth Rate
From 2014
-7%
From peak year, 1991
-57%
2015
Teen Birth Rate by Race/Ethnicity°
Non-Hispanic White
22.9 Births per 1,000 Girls
Non-Hispanic Black
40.9 Births per 1,000 Girls
Hispanic
37.8 Births per 1,000 Girls
2012
Change in Teen Birth Rate by Race/Ethnicity from 2012°
From 2012, American Indian/Alaska Native
N/A
From 2012, Asian/Pacific Islander
N/A
From 2012, Hispanic
N/A
From 2012, Non-Hispanic Black
N/A
From 2012, Non-Hispanic White
N/A
2015
Change in Teen Birth Rates by Race/Ethnicity from peak year, 1991°
Non-Hispanic White
-57%
Non-Hispanic Black
-68%
Hispanic
-40%
2015
Teen Birth Rate by Age
Girls 15-17
11.1 Births per 1,000 Girls
Girls 18-19
48.7 Births per 1,000 Girls
2015
Change in Teen Birth Rate by Age from 2013
Girls 15-17
-7%
Girls 18-19
-7%
2015
Change in Teen Birth Rates By Age from peak year, 1991
Girls 15-17
-69%
Girls 18-19
-48%
2014
Proportion of Teen Births by Birth Order ᵻ
First Births
84%
Subsequent Births
16%
2014
Percent that are Subsequent Teen Births by Age ᵻ
Girls 15-17
N/A
Girls 18-19
N/A
2014
Percent that are Subsequent Teen Births by Race/Ethnicity ᵻ
Non-Hispanic White
N/A
Non-Hispanic Black
N/A
Hispanic
N/A
American Indian/Alaska Native
N/A
Asian/Pacific Islander
N/A
2014
Percent of Teen Births that are Nonmarital
Unmarried Girls, 2010
90%
Teen Pregnancy In Indiana, Girls 15 - 19
2013
Number of Teen Pregnancies
Number of Teen Pregnancies
9,360
2013
Proportion of Teen Pregnancies by Age ƚ
Girls Under 15
1%
Girls 15-17
27%
Girls 18-19
72%
2013
Teen Pregnancy Rate
Teen Pregnancy Rate
42 Pregnancies per 1,000 Girls
2013
Change in Teen Pregnancy Rate
From 2011
-14%
From peak year, 1988 ‡
-53%
2013
Teen Pregnancy Rate by Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White
37 Pregnancies per 1,000 Girls
Non-Hispanic Black
67 Pregnancies per 1,000 Girls
Hispanic
57 Pregnancies per 1,000 Girls
2013
Change in Teen Pregnancy Rates by Race/Ethnicity from peak year, 1992 ‡
Non-Hispanic White
-55%
Non-Hispanic Black
-67%
Hispanic
N/A
2013
Teen Pregnancy Rate by Age
Girls 15-17
19 Pregnancies per 1,000 Girls
Girls 18-19
75 Pregnancies per 1,000 Girls
2013
Change in Teen Pregnancy Rate by Age from 2010
Girls 15-17
-91%
Girls 18-19
-13%
2013
Change in Teen Pregnancy Rate by Age from peak year, 1988 ‡
Girls 15-17
-65%
Girls 18-19
-45%
Sex & Contraception In Indiana, High school students
2015
Ever Had Sex
Among High School Students
41.7%
2015
Ever Had Sex by Grade
Grade 9
19.8%
Grade 10
34.1%
Grade 11
46%
Grade 12
67.1%
2015
Ever Had Sex by Gender
Males
41.6%
Females
41.7%
2015
Ever Had Sex by Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White
41.7%
Non-Hispanic Black
47.2%
Hispanic
42.9%
2015
Sexually Active
Among High School Students
31.7%
2015
Sexually Active by Grade
Grade 9
13.4%
Grade 10
24.5%
Grade 11
34%
Grade 12
54.7%
2015
Sexually Active by Gender
Males
30.7%
Females
32.7%
2015
Sexually Active by Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White
31.6%
Non-Hispanic Black
31%
Hispanic
34.2%
2015
Sex Before Age 13
Sex Before Age 13
3%
2015
Sex Before Age 13 by Grade
Grade 9
4.2%
Grade 10
3.1%
Grade 11
2.6%
Grade 12
2%
2015
Sex Before Age 13 by Gender
Males
3.4%
Females
2.5%
2015
Sex Before Age 13 by Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White
2.6%
Non-Hispanic Black
4.5%
Hispanic
2.8%
2015
Four or More Sexual Partners
Four or More Lifetime Sexual Partners
8.7%
2015
Four or More Sexual Partners by Grade
Grade 9
4.1%
Grade 10
7%
Grade 11
7.7%
Grade 12
15.7%
2015
Four or More Sexual Partners by Gender
Males
9.1%
Females
8%
2015
Four or More Sexual Partners by Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White
8%
Non-Hispanic Black
12.2%
Hispanic
10.3%
2015
Used Any Contraceptive Method at Last Sex
Among Sexually Active High School Students
84.5%
2015
Used Any Contraceptive Method at Last Sex by Grade
Grade 10
82.4%
Grade 11
N/A
Grade 12
86.8%
Grade 9
N/A
2015
Used Any Contraceptive Method at Last Sex by Gender
Males
85.2%
Females
83.7%
2015
Used Any Contraceptive Method at Last Sex by Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White
87.4%
Non-Hispanic Black
N/A
Hispanic
N/A
2015
Used a Condom at Last Sex
Used a Condom at Last Sex
53.4%
2015
Used a Condom at Last Sex by Grade
Grade 9
N/A
Grade 10
61.5%
Grade 11
N/A
Grade 12
46.1%
2015
Used a Condom at Last Sex by Gender
Males
55.6%
Females
51.3%
2015
Used a Condom at Last Sex by Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White
55.1%
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
20.2%
2015
Used Birth Control Pills at Last Sex by Grade
Grade 9
N/A
Grade 10
14.8%
Grade 11
N/A
Grade 12
25.5%
2015
Used Birth Control Pills at Last Sex by Gender
Males
13.8%
Females
26.3%
2015
Used Birth Control Pills at Last Sex by Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White
23%
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
29.7%
2015
Used Any Hormonal or Long Acting Method at Last Sex by Grade
Grade 9
N/A
Grade 10
20.1%
Grade 11
N/A
Grade 12
39.2%
2015
Used Any Hormonal or Long Acting Method at Last Sex by Gender
Males
21.8%
Females
37.1%
2015
Used Any Hormonal or Long Acting Method at Last Sex by Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic Black
N/A
Non-Hispanic White
32.2%
Hispanic
N/A
Unplanned Pregnancy In Indiana, Women 15 - 44
2008
Percent of Pregnancies that are Unplanned
Among Unmarried Women 18-29
N/A
2010
Percent of Pregnancies that are Unplanned
Among Women Age 15-44
49%
2010
Unplanned Pregnancy Rate
Among Women Age 15-44
43 Pregnancies per 1,000 Women
2008
Unplanned Pregnancy Rate
Among Unmarried Women 18-29
N/A Pregnancies per 1,000 Women
2010
Public Costs of Unplanned Pregnancies
Public Costs of Births Resulting from Unplanned Pregnancies (in Millions of $)
$376 million
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  • 35: Decline in Teen Birth Rate
  • 26: Teen Pregnancy Rate

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