Adolescent Pregnancy Prevention Campaign of NC

Randolph County, NC

Local information on the state of adolescent health and helpful resources. 

2012 Teen Pregnancies

Number of pregnancies among 15-19-year-old girls: 202
Teen pregnancy rate per 1,000 15-19-year-old girls: 47.0
Teen pregnancy rates by race/ethnicity
African American: 68.3
Hispanic: 50.7
White: 44.2
Teen pregnancy rates by age
15-17-year-olds: 24.2
18-19-year-olds: 90.3
Number of pregnancies among 15-17-year-old girls: 68
Number of pregnancies among 18-19-year-old girls: 134
Percent of Repeat Pregnancies: 23.8%
Teen birth rate per 1,000 15-19-year-old girls: 41.6
NC County Ranking (out of 100 counties): 37
Change since 2011: -14.1%

*Rates based on small numbers (<20 pregnancies) are unstable and not provided.

Source: North Carolina State Center for Health Statistics

Updated October 2013. See Archived Statistics.


Sexual Health

Number of Chlamydia Cases (2013, all ages): 365
Number of Gonorrhea Cases (2013, all ages): 54

Number of HIV Reports (2013, all ages): 8

The total numbers of Chlamydia and Gonorrhea cases are useful indicators of adolescent sexual health as they are most common in adolescents. HIV reports are notable because youth ages 13-24 account for more than 25% of new infections in the United States. 

Source: NC DHHS Communicable Diseases Branch

 

Asheboro City Schools Health Policies

Comprehensive Health Education

School Policy on Bullying/Harassment

Randolph County Schools Health Policies

Comprehensive Health Education

School Policy on Bullying/Harassment

Organizations that Support Adolescent Sexual Health

Latino Coalition of Randolph County

Randolph County Family Crisis Center

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