Pregnancy

Unplanned or Unwanted Pregnancies

In New Zealand over 5,000 children are born to teenage mothers, each year.

In 2001 a survey was taken to see how many teenagers fell pregnant in one year they characterized it by age.

  1. Four, 12 year old's fell pregnant.
  2. Sixteen, 13 year old's fell pregnant.
  3. Eighty-four, 14 year old fell pregnant.
  4. Three Hundred and Eighty Nine, 15 year old's fell pregnant.
  5. Seven Hundred and Seventy Three, 16 year old's fell pregnant.
  6. One Thousand, Three Hundred and Twelve, 17 year old's fell pregnant.
  7. Two Thousand and eleven, 18 year old's fell pregnant.
  8. Four Thousand and Eighteen, 19 year old's fell pregnant.