Teen pregnancy has far reaching social and economic effects that impact not only teens and their families, but our community as a whole. Check out the facts and help us spread the word by sharing on social media.
SOURCE: Hoffman, S.D., By the Numbers: The Public Costs of Adolescent Childbearing. 2006, The National Campaign to Prevent Teen Pregnancy Washington, DC
SOURCE: ntarupt.org, *Based on the number of teen births and maximum number of students allowed in a kinder class as designated by TEA.
SOURCE: worldbank.org(Dallas Count)
SOURCE: Census Reporter
SOURCE: Texas Department of State Health Services, Bureau of Vital Statistics