Teen Pregnancy 1
15% of teen pregnancies end in miscarriage
Teen Pregnancy 2
only 38% aged 15, 17 earn a high school diploma.
Teen Pregnancy 3
About 77% of teenage pregnancies are unplanned.
Teen Pregnancy 4
30% of teenage pregnancies end in abortion.
Teen Pregnancy 5
89% of teenage parents are unmarried
Teen Pregnancy 6
42% of teen pregnancy is down since 1990 with teen birth rate,
Teen Pregnancy 7
67% of teens surveyed who have had sex wish that they had waited, 60% of boys and 77% of girls.
Teen Pregnancy 8
4 in 10 pregnancies girls who had sex at 13 or 14 report the sex was unplanned.
Teen Pregnancy 9
50% of teen mothers go on welfare within the first year.
Teen Pregnancy 10
While reasons for the declines are not clear, teens seem to be less sexually active, more of those who are sexually active seem to be using birth control than in previous years.