For Immediate Release: Friday, April 4, 2014
Contact: Media Relations
CDC Telebriefing: New Vital Signs Report
How can teen pregnancy rates decline even further?
Teen births in the United States have declined over the past 20 years to the lowest level ever recorded, but still over 86,000 younger teens aged 15 to 17 gave birth in 2012. About 1 in 4 teen pregnancies are to younger teens aged 15 to 17.
Ileana Arias, Ph.D., CDC Principal Deputy Director
Tuesday, April 8, 2014 at Noon ET (Content is embargoed until Tuesday, April 8th at 1pm ET)
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