Teen fertility rate per 1,000 (births to mothers aged 15-17 years/female population aged 15-17 years)

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

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  Births (aged 15-17) Average Females (aged 15-17) Crude
Region/County 2012 2013 2014 Total 2012-2014 Rate
Reg- 1 Long Island
Nassau 109 109 86 304 28,291 3.6
Suffolk 187 137 137 461 31,528 4.9
Region Total 296 246 223 765 59,819 4.3
Reg- 2 New York City
Bronx 556 451 379 1,386 29,625 15.6
Kings 524 441 357 1,322 46,811 9.4
New York 146 130 126 402 17,514 7.7
Queens 383 302 262 947 37,643 8.4
Richmond 79 57 68 204 9,179 7.4
Region Total 1,688 1,381 1,192 4,261 140,771 10.1
Reg- 3 Mid-Hudson
Dutchess 33 24 26 83 5,951 4.6
Orange 73 44 47 164 8,486 6.4
Putnam 2 5 1 8 2,199 1.2*
Rockland 30 25 27 82 7,320 3.7
Sullivan 16 10 10 36 1,428 8.4
Ulster 14 24 10 48 3,131 5.1
Westchester 113 103 89 305 20,001 5.1
Region Total 281 235 210 726 48,516 5.0
Reg- 4 Capital Region
Albany 61 37 45 143 5,417 8.8
Columbia 7 5 5 17 1,047 5.4
Greene 4 5 2 11 819 4.5
Rensselaer 28 31 18 77 2,912 8.8
Saratoga 17 18 14 49 4,331 3.8
Schenectady 51 39 33 123 3,000 13.7
Region Total 168 135 117 420 17,525 8.0
Reg- 5 Mohawk Valley
Fulton 13 10 10 33 1,059 10.4
Herkimer 19 11 11 41 1,220 11.2
Montgomery 13 14 10 37 1,003 12.3
Otsego 6 6 5 17 1,042 5.4
Schoharie 1 1 3 5 584 2.9*
Region Total 52 42 39 133 4,908 9.0
Reg- 6 North Country
Clinton 11 8 12 31 1,382 7.5
Essex 5 1 7 13 684 6.3
Franklin 4 11 3 18 878 6.8
Hamilton 2 2 0 4 72 18.5*
Warren 14 8 4 26 1,223 7.1
Washington 15 10 12 37 1,133 10.9
Region Total 51 40 38 129 5,372 8.0
Reg- 7 Tug Hill Seaway
Jefferson 23 18 20 61 2,037 10.0
Lewis 3 3 1 7 579 4.0*
St. Lawrence 13 16 11 40 1,935 6.9
Region Total 39 37 32 108 4,551 7.9
Reg- 8 Central NY
Cayuga 14 13 12 39 1,535 8.5
Cortland 14 10 7 31 857 12.1
Madison 5 9 6 20 1,421 4.7
Oneida 68 62 47 177 4,304 13.7
Onondaga 131 107 99 337 9,194 12.2
Oswego 37 35 28 100 2,439 13.7
Region Total 269 236 199 704 19,750 11.9
Reg- 9 Southern Tier
Broome 32 33 34 99 3,440 9.6
Chenango 12 9 7 28 1,012 9.2
Delaware 5 6 3 14 825 5.7
Tioga 8 9 4 21 1,022 6.8
Tompkins 11 10 10 31 1,417 7.3
Region Total 68 67 58 193 7,715 8.3
Reg- 10 Finger Lakes
Chemung 35 16 13 64 1,577 13.5
Livingston 4 8 9 21 1,176 6.0
Monroe 152 152 134 438 14,357 10.2
Ontario 16 12 9 37 2,161 5.7
Schuyler 3 2 2 7 351 6.6*
Seneca 6 3 14 23 667 11.5
Steuben 23 20 10 53 2,005 8.8
Wayne 8 13 7 28 1,904 4.9
Yates 3 1 2 6 544 3.7*
Region Total 250 227 200 677 24,743 9.1
Reg- 11 Western NY
Allegany 7 9 10 26 894 9.7
Cattaraugus 20 29 14 63 1,552 13.5
Chautauqua 37 33 27 97 2,467 13.1
Erie 200 193 163 556 17,411 10.6
Genesee 11 6 7 24 1,166 6.9
Niagara 51 37 30 118 3,936 10.0
Orleans 9 15 11 35 789 14.8
Wyoming 3 4 1 8 756 3.5*
Region Total 338 326 263 927 28,971 10.7
New York State 3,500 2,972 2,571 9,043 362,643 8.3

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

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