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Sampson County, NC

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

2016 Teen Pregnancies 

Number of pregnancies among 15-19-year-old girls: 109
Teen pregnancy rate per 1,000 15-19-year-old girls: 52.4
Teen pregnancy rates by race/ethnicity
African American: 51.1
Hispanic: 82.6
White: 30.9
Teen pregnancy rates by age
15-17-year-olds: 21.5
18-19-year-olds: 115.0
Number of pregnancies among 15-17-year-old girls: 30
Number of pregnancies among 18-19-year-old girls: 79
Percent of Repeat Pregnancies: 19.3%
Teen birth rate per 1,000 15-19-year-old girls: 46.2
NC County Ranking (out of 100 counties): 3
Change since 2015: +3.1%

Source: North Carolina State Center for Health Statistics

Updated November 2017. See Archived Statistics.


Sexual Health

Number of Chlamydia Cases (2016, all ages): 324
Number of Gonorrhea Cases (2016, all ages): 136

Number of HIV Reports (2016, all ages): 11

 

The total numbers of Chlamydia and Gonorrhea cases are useful indicators of adolescent sexual health as they are most common among young people ages 15-24.

HIV reports are notable because youth ages 13-24 account for more than 1 in 5 new HIV diagnoses in the United States. 

Data Source: NC DHHS, HIV/STD Surveillance Unit, Communicable Disease Branch


 

Clinton City 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

 

Sampson 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

Academic Abundance (NC TPPI Adolescent Pregnancy Prevention Program)

Sampson Crisis Center: 910-592-3599

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