In This Report, You’ll Learn

  1. 1

    Statistics on teen pregnancy in America.

  2. 2

    Challenges that teen mothers face.

  3. 3

    6 strategies that aim to prevent teen pregnancy.

  4. 4

    How diversity factors into teen pregnancy prevention efforts.

Key Takeaway

One clear consequence of teen pregnancy? A rough road for all involved

Teen moms are more likely to drop out of school and live in poverty relative to women who postpone childbearing until a later age. At the same time, kids of teen moms are more likely to be born at a low birth weight, experience health problems and developmental delays, be abused or neglected, and perform poorly in school. 

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