Posts Tagged ‘teen pregnancy’

National Teen Birth Rate At Historic Low, “Significant” Decrease in D.C.

New data from the CDC shows that teen birth rates are lower than they've been since the 1940s—and fell across all ethnic groups between 2007 and 2010.

In D.C., the teen birth rate fell 10 percent, from 50.4 births per 1000 teenagers to 45.4 births; the CDC deems it a "significant" change. The rate plunged even [...]