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

Source:2010-2012 Vital Statistics Data as of February, 2014

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  Births (aged 15-17) Average Females aged 15-17 Crude
Region/County 2010 2011 2012 Total 2010-2012 Rate
Reg- 1 Long Island
Nassau 137 110 109 356 28,919 4.1
Suffolk 224 204 187 615 32,317 6.3
Region Total 361 314 296 971 61,235 5.3
Reg- 2 New York City
Bronx 721 628 556 1,905 31,630 20.1
Kings 678 608 524 1,810 49,034 12.3
New York 251 199 146 596 18,406 10.8
Queens 428 388 383 1,199 39,170 10.2
Richmond 98 73 79 250 9,477 8.8
Region Total 2,176 1,896 1,688 5,760 147,717 13.0
Reg- 3 Mid-Hudson
Dutchess 37 38 33 108 6,207 5.8
Orange 85 77 73 235 8,563 9.1
Putnam 2 4 2 8 2,208 1.2*
Rockland 22 24 30 76 7,260 3.5
Sullivan 15 16 16 47 1,582 9.9
Ulster 33 26 14 73 3,421 7.1
Westchester 123 119 113 355 20,033 5.9
Region Total 317 304 281 902 49,274 6.1
Reg- 4 Capital Region
Albany 55 48 61 164 5,540 9.9
Columbia 12 6 7 25 1,141 7.3
Greene 11 3 4 18 910 6.6
Rensselaer 42 40 28 110 3,050 12.0
Saratoga 27 16 17 60 4,418 4.5
Schenectady 46 37 51 134 3,165 14.1
Region Total 193 150 168 511 18,224 9.3
Reg- 5 Mohawk Valley
Fulton 10 16 13 39 1,129 11.5
Herkimer 15 8 19 42 1,337 10.5
Montgomery 17 14 13 44 1,037 14.1
Otsego 9 9 6 24 1,153 6.9
Schoharie 4 4 1 9 645 4.7*
Region Total 55 51 52 158 5,301 9.9
Reg- 6 North Country
Clinton 20 5 11 36 1,428 8.4
Essex 4 6 5 15 725 6.9
Franklin 16 15 4 35 980 11.9
Hamilton 1 0 2 3 80 12.5*
Warren 13 16 14 43 1,302 11.0
Washington 14 5 15 34 1,156 9.8
Region Total 68 47 51 166 5,671 9.8
Reg- 7 Tug Hill Seaway
Jefferson 37 31 23 91 2,179 13.9
Lewis 4 7 3 14 608 7.7
St. Lawrence 27 22 13 62 2,008 10.3
Region Total 68 60 39 167 4,795 11.6
Reg- 8 Central NY
Cayuga 22 17 14 53 1,586 11.1
Cortland 4 12 14 30 964 10.4
Madison 10 17 5 32 1,521 7.0
Oneida 69 71 68 208 4,587 15.1
Onondaga 143 118 131 392 9,673 13.5
Oswego 44 37 37 118 2,634 14.9
Region Total 292 272 269 833 20,965 13.2
Reg- 9 Southern Tier
Broome 34 38 32 104 3,652 9.5
Chenango 10 16 12 38 1,090 11.6
Delaware 12 6 5 23 853 9.0
Tioga 12 9 8 29 1,066 9.1
Tompkins 2 6 11 19 1,493 4.2
Region Total 70 75 68 213 8,155 8.7
Reg- 10 Finger Lakes
Chemung 32 29 35 96 1,685 19.0
Livingston 6 7 4 17 1,211 4.7
Monroe 215 171 152 538 15,076 11.9
Ontario 12 15 16 43 2,228 6.4
Schuyler 3 2 3 8 383 7.0*
Seneca 7 4 6 17 731 7.8
Steuben 21 17 23 61 2,129 9.6
Wayne 17 16 8 41 2,037 6.7
Yates 2 3 3 8 557 4.8*
Region Total 315 264 250 829 26,037 10.6
Reg- 11 Western NY
Allegany 6 14 7 27 925 9.7
Cattaraugus 32 24 20 76 1,610 15.7
Chautauqua 52 47 37 136 2,528 17.9
Erie 243 218 200 661 18,192 12.1
Genesee 13 5 11 29 1,260 7.7
Niagara 54 58 51 163 4,142 13.1
Orleans 8 8 9 25 859 9.7
Wyoming 7 4 3 14 808 5.8
Region Total 415 378 338 1,131 30,324 12.4
New York State 4,330 3,811 3,500 11,641 377,700 10.3

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

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