Comments on:

D.C. teen birth rate drops 15 percent as U.S. hits record low

Back to the article » |
Teenage birth rates dropped in D.C. and nearly every other state from 2007 to 2011, with the country as a whole hitting a record low, according to a new study from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. There were 42.8 births per 1,000 teenagers ages 15 to 19 in the District in 2011, according to the study, a 15 percent drop from 2007. The U.S. hit a record low of 31.3 births per...

To learn more about commenting on and our community guidelines, please see our comments FAQ.