Percentage of births to teens - Aged 15-19 years

Source:2013-2015 Vital Statistics Data as of May, 2017

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  Births (aged 15-19) Average Births Percentage
Region/County 2013 2014 2015 Total 2013-2015
Reg- 1 Long Island
Nassau 368 319 294 981 14,144 2.3
Suffolk 583 563 521 1,667 15,635 3.6
Region Total 951 882 815 2,648 29,779 3.0
Reg- 2 New York City
Bronx 1,567 1,375 1,245 4,187 21,198 6.6
Kings 1,590 1,493 1,319 4,402 41,440 3.5
New York 536 458 376 1,370 18,185 2.5
Queens 1,064 946 849 2,859 30,257 3.1
Richmond 183 194 161 538 5,298 3.4
Region Total 4,940 4,466 3,950 13,356 116,378 3.8
Reg- 3 Mid-Hudson
Dutchess 97 94 101 292 2,627 3.7
Orange 216 200 210 626 4,798 4.3
Putnam 14 13 7 34 813 1.4
Rockland 130 142 132 404 4,978 2.7
Sullivan 61 45 36 142 805 5.9
Ulster 61 63 68 192 1,561 4.1
Westchester 359 333 252 944 10,612 3.0
Region Total 938 890 806 2,634 26,194 3.4
Reg- 4 Capital Region
Albany 154 146 114 414 3,154 4.4
Columbia 35 26 12 73 518 4.7
Greene 23 17 13 53 398 4.4
Rensselaer 88 84 60 232 1,672 4.6
Saratoga 76 61 55 192 2,220 2.9
Schenectady 121 110 102 333 1,749 6.3
Region Total 497 444 356 1,297 9,711 4.5
Reg- 5 Mohawk Valley
Fulton 44 43 48 135 529 8.5
Herkimer 45 47 41 133 646 6.9
Montgomery 47 52 56 155 619 8.3
Otsego 26 22 19 67 535 4.2
Schoharie 11 13 14 38 248 5.1
Region Total 173 177 178 528 2,577 6.8
Reg- 6 North Country
Clinton 51 44 33 128 751 5.7
Essex 12 26 18 56 314 5.9
Franklin 35 27 34 96 481 6.7
Hamilton 2 1 2 5 30 5.6*
Warren 31 25 30 86 572 5.0
Washington 48 39 41 128 594 7.2
Region Total 179 162 158 499 2,741 6.1
Reg- 7 Tug Hill Seaway
Jefferson 117 107 98 322 2,125 5.1
Lewis 30 9 21 60 333 6.0
St. Lawrence 84 67 61 212 1,182 6.0
Region Total 231 183 180 594 3,640 5.4
Reg- 8 Central NY
Cayuga 65 41 47 153 745 6.8
Cortland 40 30 36 106 471 7.5
Madison 47 40 33 120 647 6.2
Oneida 206 179 185 570 2,550 7.5
Onondaga 366 313 269 948 5,261 6.0
Oswego 127 109 96 332 1,266 8.7
Region Total 851 712 666 2,229 10,940 6.8
Reg- 9 Southern Tier
Broome 137 121 102 360 2,048 5.9
Chenango 43 37 41 121 514 7.8
Delaware 25 23 17 65 379 5.7
Tioga 35 41 28 104 501 6.9
Tompkins 34 28 35 97 840 3.8
Region Total 274 250 223 747 4,282 5.8
Reg- 10 Finger Lakes
Chemung 86 85 71 242 965 8.4
Livingston 34 21 15 70 522 4.5
Monroe 529 450 405 1,384 8,306 5.6
Ontario 62 46 33 141 1,048 4.5
Schuyler 13 15 16 44 168 8.7
Seneca 16 27 10 53 383 4.6
Steuben 93 70 55 218 1,075 6.8
Wayne 62 47 46 155 966 5.3
Yates 9 12 11 32 302 3.5
Region Total 904 773 662 2,339 13,735 5.7
Reg- 11 Western NY
Allegany 39 37 25 101 495 6.8
Cattaraugus 81 67 68 216 907 7.9
Chautauqua 128 125 117 370 1,421 8.7
Erie 661 565 543 1,769 10,048 5.9
Genesee 34 33 20 87 585 5.0
Niagara 144 122 128 394 2,170 6.1
Orleans 45 45 28 118 428 9.2
Wyoming 21 10 10 41 382 3.6
Region Total 1,153 1,004 939 3,096 16,437 6.3
New York State 11,091 9,943 8,933 29,967 236,413 4.2

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

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