2013 Teen Pregnancies
|Number of pregnancies among 15-19-year-old girls:||11,178|
|Teen pregnancy rate per 1,000 15-19-year-old girls:||35.2|
|Teen pregnancy rates by race/ethnicity
|Teen pregnancy rates by age
|Number of pregnancies among 15-17-year-old girls:||3,066|
|Number of pregnancies among 18-19-year-old girls:||8,112|
|Percent of Repeat Pregnancies:||24.3%|
|Teen birth rate per 1,000 15-19-year-old girls:||28.4|
|Latest National Ranking (out of 50 states):||20|
|Change since 2012:||-11.1%|
*Rates based on small numbers (<20 pregnancies) are unstable and not provided. All rates are per 1,000.
Sources: North Carolina State Center for Health Statistics. National ranking calculated by the Guttmacher Institute.
Updated October 2014. See Archived Statistics.
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