Research | Topic: Teen Pregnancy

Fewer Teens Pregnant, But It’s Not Because They’re Having Less Sex

Teen pregnancy is way down. And a study suggests that the reason is increased, and increasingly effective, use of contraceptives. Read the article here.

Survey: Current Sex Ed Approach Sorely Lacking

A recent Barna Group survey finds that more than two-thirds of Americans think that just teaching teens how to avoid pregnancy isn’t enough – that they should also learn about all the possible consequences of sex.

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Births: Preliminary Data for 2014

Data from the National Vital Statistics Reports looks at the U.S. birth rate, including the teen birth rate.

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