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Declines in Births to Females Aged 10-14 in the United States, 2000-2016

Categories: Births/Deaths,Health/Medical,Statistics,Women,Youth

The birth rate for teen mothers declined 57% in the U.S. from 2000 through 2016.  Birth rates for mothers aged 10-14 reached a record low in 2015 and remained at that level in 2016.  From the  National Center for Health Statistics