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
|Teen pregnancy rates by age
|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.
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
Randolph County Schools Health Policies
Organizations that Support Adolescent Sexual Health
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