Teen Births

Teenage mothers are defined by the CDC as, "women aged 15 to 19 years who give birth".
Total Teen Births (2010-2013)
The teen birth rate has declined from 2010-2013.

Teen Birth Rate_2010_2013
Teen Births by Race/Ethnicity (2010-2013)
The teen birth rate from 2010-2013 was highest in the Hispanic population, followed by the African American population.


Teen Birth Rate_Race_Ethnicity_2010_2013
Race/Ethnicity 2010 2011 2012 2013
White    8.8
   6.5
   5.8
 4.8
African American
 47.7
 35.3
 44.8
38.2
Hispanic
 54.3  49.2  45.5 38.9

Source:

IDPH Vital Statistics 2010-2013