Teen Pregnancy Rate Rises

Tuesday, January 26, 2010

The pregnancy rate among teenage girls in the United States has jumped for the first time in more than a decade, according to a report released today by The Guttmacher Institute. The pregnancy rate among 15-to-19-year-olds increased three percent between 2005 and 2006.

We find out more from Bill Albert, chief program officer at the National Campaign to Prevent Teen and Unplanned Pregnancy.


Bill Albert

Produced by:

Marine Olivesi

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