Teen Birth Rates Reach All Time Low In Mass.

December 15, 2014 4:27 AM

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Recent findings provided by the Massachusetts Department of Public Health has found that pregnancy among adolescence is at a record low. More specifically, the report only found about 12 in 1000 mothers 15 and younger.

This is a drastic difference from just back in 2012, when the birth rate among Hispanics at 16 was around 13 deliveries per 1000 mothers. The rate is also much lower than back in the 1990s at 35.3 in 1000. In fact, for Massachusetts' Hispanics, the teen birth rate was close to seven times that of wh...

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