Teen unmarried births in Iowa

Change Indicator

Why This Indicator Matters

The rate of teen unmarried births has dropped more than 50 percent since 2000 to 4.0 percent, with a decrease of 32 percent coming in the last six years.
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Teen unmarried births

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Definitions: Percentage of live births that are to unmarried teens

Data Source: Iowa Department of Public Health

Footnotes: NA - rate is not available as incidences of three or less have been suppressed to protect confidentiality
* - rate is not available as incidences of five or less have been suppressed to protect confidentiality