Births to Teens

Purpose

To track the number of teenage mothers ages.

Key Information

Numbers of live births to teens ages 15 - 19.

Rhode Island Numbers

  • From 2013 through 2017, Rhode Island's teen birth rate (ages 15-19) fell from 16.6 to 10.5 per 1,000 women.
  • Rhode Island's repeat birth rate for teens ages 15-19 in 2013-2017 is 14.4%.

Adolescent Sexual Health