Percentage of births to teens - Aged 15-19 years

Source:2011-2013 Vital Statistics Data as of April, 2015

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  Births (aged 15-19) Average Births Percentage
Region/County 2011 2012 2013 Total 2011-2013
Reg- 1 Long Island
Nassau 417 397 368 1,182 13,965 2.8
Suffolk 707 645 583 1,935 15,761 4.1
Region Total 1,124 1,042 951 3,117 29,726 3.5
Reg- 2 New York City
Bronx 1,967 1,790 1,567 5,324 21,378 8.3
Kings 2,109 1,826 1,590 5,525 41,760 4.4
New York 722 576 536 1,834 19,047 3.2
Queens 1,322 1,204 1,064 3,590 30,286 4.0
Richmond 226 224 183 633 5,371 3.9
Region Total 6,346 5,620 4,940 16,906 117,841 4.8
Reg- 3 Mid-Hudson
Dutchess 138 123 97 358 2,653 4.5
Orange 294 254 216 764 4,768 5.3
Putnam 19 17 14 50 832 2.0
Rockland 136 156 130 422 4,593 3.1
Sullivan 62 63 61 186 865 7.2
Ulster 90 86 61 237 1,611 4.9
Westchester 418 393 359 1,170 10,572 3.7
Region Total 1,157 1,092 938 3,187 25,893 4.1
Reg- 4 Capital Region
Albany 211 195 154 560 3,131 6.0
Columbia 38 32 35 105 538 6.5
Greene 20 29 23 72 419 5.7
Rensselaer 148 114 88 350 1,693 6.9
Saratoga 71 77 76 224 2,198 3.4
Schenectady 134 176 121 431 1,788 8.0
Region Total 622 623 497 1,742 9,767 5.9
Reg- 5 Mohawk Valley
Fulton 67 45 44 156 543 9.6
Herkimer 43 66 45 154 663 7.7
Montgomery 52 52 47 151 574 8.8
Otsego 38 32 26 96 529 6.0
Schoharie 20 14 11 45 267 5.6
Region Total 220 209 173 602 2,577 7.8
Reg- 6 North Country
Clinton 48 60 51 159 760 7.0
Essex 29 22 12 63 319 6.6
Franklin 44 42 35 121 521 7.7
Hamilton 0 3 2 5 35 4.8*
Warren 57 48 31 136 597 7.6
Washington 48 50 48 146 629 7.7
Region Total 226 225 179 630 2,861 7.3
Reg- 7 Tug Hill Seaway
Jefferson 159 146 117 422 2,199 6.4
Lewis 28 18 30 76 333 7.6
St. Lawrence 122 92 84 298 1,244 8.0
Region Total 309 256 231 796 3,775 7.0
Reg- 8 Central NY
Cayuga 73 61 65 199 782 8.5
Cortland 53 44 40 137 471 9.7
Madison 51 50 47 148 684 7.2
Oneida 239 218 206 663 2,648 8.3
Onondaga 439 451 366 1,256 5,322 7.9
Oswego 148 132 127 407 1,337 10.1
Region Total 1,003 956 851 2,810 11,245 8.3
Reg- 9 Southern Tier
Broome 165 144 137 446 2,063 7.2
Chenango 70 53 43 166 522 10.6
Delaware 21 34 25 80 402 6.6
Tioga 33 40 35 108 497 7.2
Tompkins 31 46 34 111 903 4.1
Region Total 320 317 274 911 4,387 6.9
Reg- 10 Finger Lakes
Chemung 97 121 86 304 1,003 10.1
Livingston 31 27 34 92 535 5.7
Monroe 642 544 529 1,715 8,351 6.8
Ontario 57 60 62 179 1,031 5.8
Schuyler 14 17 13 44 172 8.5
Seneca 25 19 16 60 381 5.2
Steuben 96 100 93 289 1,086 8.9
Wayne 83 71 62 216 987 7.3
Yates 18 12 9 39 311 4.2
Region Total 1,063 971 904 2,938 13,856 7.1
Reg- 11 Western NY
Allegany 46 37 39 122 490 8.3
Cattaraugus 97 78 81 256 908 9.4
Chautauqua 146 159 128 433 1,383 10.4
Erie 712 704 661 2,077 9,837 7.0
Genesee 44 36 34 114 587 6.5
Niagara 178 174 144 496 2,152 7.7
Orleans 46 31 45 122 409 9.9
Wyoming 20 24 21 65 384 5.6
Region Total 1,289 1,243 1,153 3,685 16,151 7.6
New York State 13,679 12,554 11,091 37,324 238,078 5.2

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

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