Percentage of births to teens - Aged 15-19 years

Source:2012-2014 Vital Statistics Data as of April, 2016

(Click on a county name for trend graph data)

  Births (aged 15-19) Average Births Percentage
Region/County 2012 2013 2014 Total 2012-2014
Reg- 1 Long Island
Nassau 397 368 319 1,084 14,051 2.6
Suffolk 645 583 563 1,791 15,608 3.8
Region Total 1,042 951 882 2,875 29,660 3.2
Reg- 2 New York City
Bronx 1,790 1,567 1,375 4,732 21,249 7.4
Kings 1,826 1,590 1,493 4,909 41,784 3.9
New York 576 536 458 1,570 18,663 2.8
Queens 1,204 1,064 946 3,214 30,307 3.5
Richmond 224 183 194 601 5,298 3.8
Region Total 5,620 4,940 4,466 15,026 117,301 4.3
Reg- 3 Mid-Hudson
Dutchess 123 97 94 314 2,662 3.9
Orange 254 216 200 670 4,775 4.7
Putnam 17 14 13 44 818 1.8
Rockland 156 130 142 428 4,804 3.0
Sullivan 63 61 45 169 857 6.6
Ulster 86 61 63 210 1,564 4.5
Westchester 393 359 333 1,085 10,546 3.4
Region Total 1,092 938 890 2,920 26,027 3.7
Reg- 4 Capital Region
Albany 195 154 146 495 3,144 5.2
Columbia 32 35 26 93 521 6.0
Greene 29 23 17 69 409 5.6
Rensselaer 114 88 84 286 1,665 5.7
Saratoga 77 76 61 214 2,227 3.2
Schenectady 176 121 110 407 1,807 7.5
Region Total 623 497 444 1,564 9,774 5.3
Reg- 5 Mohawk Valley
Fulton 45 44 43 132 528 8.3
Herkimer 66 45 47 158 663 7.9
Montgomery 52 47 52 151 592 8.5
Otsego 32 26 22 80 531 5.0
Schoharie 14 11 13 38 258 4.9
Region Total 209 173 177 559 2,571 7.2
Reg- 6 North Country
Clinton 60 51 44 155 755 6.8
Essex 22 12 26 60 314 6.4
Franklin 42 35 27 104 494 7.0
Hamilton 3 2 1 6 31 6.5*
Warren 48 31 25 104 586 5.9
Washington 50 48 39 137 605 7.5
Region Total 225 179 162 566 2,786 6.8
Reg- 7 Tug Hill Seaway
Jefferson 146 117 107 370 2,188 5.6
Lewis 18 30 9 57 339 5.6
St. Lawrence 92 84 67 243 1,205 6.7
Region Total 256 231 183 670 3,732 6.0
Reg- 8 Central NY
Cayuga 61 65 41 167 774 7.2
Cortland 44 40 30 114 470 8.1
Madison 50 47 40 137 666 6.9
Oneida 218 206 179 603 2,584 7.8
Onondaga 451 366 313 1,130 5,280 7.1
Oswego 132 127 109 368 1,311 9.4
Region Total 956 851 712 2,519 11,085 7.6
Reg- 9 Southern Tier
Broome 144 137 121 402 2,083 6.4
Chenango 53 43 37 133 531 8.3
Delaware 34 25 23 82 406 6.7
Tioga 40 35 41 116 509 7.6
Tompkins 46 34 28 108 884 4.1
Region Total 317 274 250 841 4,413 6.4
Reg- 10 Finger Lakes
Chemung 121 86 85 292 986 9.9
Livingston 27 34 21 82 518 5.3
Monroe 544 529 450 1,523 8,338 6.1
Ontario 60 62 46 168 1,052 5.3
Schuyler 17 13 15 45 174 8.6
Seneca 19 16 27 62 377 5.5
Steuben 100 93 70 263 1,091 8.0
Wayne 71 62 47 180 966 6.2
Yates 12 9 12 33 305 3.6
Region Total 971 904 773 2,648 13,807 6.4
Reg- 11 Western NY
Allegany 37 39 37 113 487 7.7
Cattaraugus 78 81 67 226 915 8.2
Chautauqua 159 128 125 412 1,408 9.8
Erie 704 661 565 1,930 9,976 6.4
Genesee 36 34 33 103 599 5.7
Niagara 174 144 122 440 2,164 6.8
Orleans 31 45 45 121 412 9.8
Wyoming 24 21 10 55 384 4.8
Region Total 1,243 1,153 1,004 3,400 16,345 6.9
New York State 12,554 11,091 9,943 33,588 237,499 4.7

*: Fewer than 10 events in the numerator, therefore the rate is unstable

See technical notes for information about the indicators and data sources.