Links with this icon indicate that you are leaving the CDC website.. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) cannot attest to the accuracy of a non-federal website. Linking to a non-federal website does not constitute an endorsement by CDC or any of its employees of the sponsors or the information and products presented on the website. Differences by state do not take into account other state specific population characteristics that may affect the level of the birth characteristic. When the number of events is small, differences by state may be unreliable due to instability in rates.
Most of the teen pregnancies occurring before 1980 were to married women; now most of today’s teen mothers are unwed. Here are some more interesting teen pregnancy statistics: Teen Pregnancy Statistics. In 2013 273,105 babies were born to women ages 15-19; In 2013 there were 26.5 births for every 1,000 girls ages 15-19. Jun 14, 2019 · Single Mother Statistics Updated June 14, 2019. Single motherhood has grown so common in America that today 80 percent of single-parent families are headed by single mothers — nearly a third of those live in poverty.
Single Motherhood and Teen Pregnancy. In researching material on single mothers and teen mothers, the factual problems with single mother households, and the stereotypical problems, I found a few interesting issues in the resources I collected which are worth mention. The first is the general statistics of sexual activity and early pregnancy. Nov 07, 2010 · Debate is growing within and outside the black community of how to address the rising rate of unwed mothers. Seventy-two percent of black babies are born to unwed .