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

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

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  Births (aged 15-17) Average Females (aged 15-17) Crude
Region/County 2011 2012 2013 Total 2011-2013 Rate
Reg- 1 Long Island
Nassau 110 109 109 328 28,587 3.8
Suffolk 204 187 137 528 31,916 5.5
Region Total 314 296 246 856 60,503 4.7
Reg- 2 New York City
Bronx 628 556 451 1,635 30,352 18.0
Kings 608 524 441 1,573 47,860 11.0
New York 199 146 130 475 17,780 8.9
Queens 388 383 302 1,073 38,329 9.3
Richmond 73 79 57 209 9,301 7.5
Region Total 1,896 1,688 1,381 4,965 143,623 11.5
Reg- 3 Mid-Hudson
Dutchess 38 33 24 95 6,082 5.2
Orange 77 73 44 194 8,537 7.6
Putnam 4 2 5 11 2,199 1.7
Rockland 24 30 25 79 7,284 3.6
Sullivan 16 16 10 42 1,505 9.3
Ulster 26 14 24 64 3,245 6.6
Westchester 119 113 103 335 20,012 5.6
Region Total 304 281 235 820 48,864 5.6
Reg- 4 Capital Region
Albany 48 61 37 146 5,462 8.9
Columbia 6 7 5 18 1,074 5.6
Greene 3 4 5 12 881 4.5
Rensselaer 40 28 31 99 2,988 11.0
Saratoga 16 17 18 51 4,368 3.9
Schenectady 37 51 39 127 3,079 13.7
Region Total 150 168 135 453 17,851 8.5
Reg- 5 Mohawk Valley
Fulton 16 13 10 39 1,081 12.0
Herkimer 8 19 11 38 1,286 9.8
Montgomery 14 13 14 41 1,009 13.5
Otsego 9 6 6 21 1,101 6.4
Schoharie 4 1 1 6 613 3.3*
Region Total 51 52 42 145 5,090 9.5
Reg- 6 North Country
Clinton 5 11 8 24 1,394 5.7
Essex 6 5 1 12 704 5.7
Franklin 15 4 11 30 925 10.8
Hamilton 0 2 2 4 76 17.5*
Warren 16 14 8 38 1,257 10.1
Washington 5 15 10 30 1,159 8.6
Region Total 47 51 40 138 5,514 8.3
Reg- 7 Tug Hill Seaway
Jefferson 31 23 18 72 2,089 11.5
Lewis 7 3 3 13 580 7.5
St. Lawrence 22 13 16 51 1,964 8.7
Region Total 60 39 37 136 4,634 9.8
Reg- 8 Central NY
Cayuga 17 14 13 44 1,545 9.5
Cortland 12 14 10 36 911 13.2
Madison 17 5 9 31 1,465 7.1
Oneida 71 68 62 201 4,429 15.1
Onondaga 118 131 107 356 9,380 12.7
Oswego 37 37 35 109 2,529 14.4
Region Total 272 269 236 777 20,259 12.8
Reg- 9 Southern Tier
Broome 38 32 33 103 3,531 9.7
Chenango 16 12 9 37 1,045 11.8
Delaware 6 5 6 17 823 6.9
Tioga 9 8 9 26 1,060 8.2
Tompkins 6 11 10 27 1,442 6.2
Region Total 75 68 67 210 7,901 8.9
Reg- 10 Finger Lakes
Chemung 29 35 16 80 1,616 16.5
Livingston 7 4 8 19 1,192 5.3
Monroe 171 152 152 475 14,632 10.8
Ontario 15 16 12 43 2,199 6.5
Schuyler 2 3 2 7 370 6.3*
Seneca 4 6 3 13 695 6.2
Steuben 17 23 20 60 2,079 9.6
Wayne 16 8 13 37 1,966 6.3
Yates 3 3 1 7 542 4.3*
Region Total 264 250 227 741 25,291 9.8
Reg- 11 Western NY
Allegany 14 7 9 30 906 11.0
Cattaraugus 24 20 29 73 1,573 15.5
Chautauqua 47 37 33 117 2,489 15.7
Erie 218 200 193 611 17,728 11.5
Genesee 5 11 6 22 1,214 6.0
Niagara 58 51 37 146 4,017 12.1
Orleans 8 9 15 32 813 13.1
Wyoming 4 3 4 11 777 4.7
Region Total 378 338 326 1,042 29,517 11.8
New York State 3,811 3,500 2,972 10,283 369,047 9.3

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

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