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Randolph County, NC

Local information on the state of adolescent health and helpful resources. 

2017 Teen Pregnancies

Number of pregnancies among 15-19-year-old girls: 129
Teen pregnancy rate per 1,000 15-19-year-old girls: 28.2
Teen pregnancy rates by race/ethnicity
African American: *
Hispanic: 43.9
White: 25.1
Teen pregnancy rates by age
15-17-year-olds: 11.2
18-19-year-olds: 62.4
Number of pregnancies among 15-17-year-old girls: 34
Number of pregnancies among 18-19-year-old girls: 95
Percent of Repeat Pregnancies: 23.3%
Teen birth rate per 1,000 15-19-year-old girls: 24.3
NC County Ranking (out of 100 counties): 40
Change since 2016: -17.8%

*Rates based on small numbers (<20 pregnancies) are unstable and not provided.

Source: North Carolina State Center for Health Statistics

Updated September 2018. See Archived Statistics.

Sexual Health

Number of Chlamydia Cases (2017, all ages): 468
Number of Gonorrhea Cases (2017, all ages): 153

Number of HIV Reports (2017, all ages): 6


The total numbers of Chlamydia and Gonorrhea cases are useful indicators of adolescent sexual health as they are most common in adolescents.

HIV reports are notable because youth ages 13-24 account for more than 25% of new infections in the United States. 

Source: NC DHHS Communicable Diseases Branch

Asheboro City Schools Health Policies

Board Policies - Home

Comprehensive Health Education

School Policy on Bullying/Harassment

Education for Pregnant/Parenting Students

 

Randolph County Schools Health Policies

Board Policy Manual - Home

Comprehensive Health Education - Section 3000, Policy Code 3540

School Policy on Bullying/Harassment - Section 4000, Policy Code 1710/4021/7230

Education for Pregnant/Parenting Students - Section 4000, Policy Code 4023

 

Organizations that Support Adolescent Sexual Health

Randolph County Family Crisis Center

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