In 2017, around 6,600 babies were live-born to teenage mothers—a rate of 9.2 live births per 1,000 females aged 15–19. Births to teenage mothers made up 2.2% of all live births.This converts to 8,574 births to mother aged 19 years and under, out of a total of 305,377 births during 2015.
“Approximately 50 percent of all pregnancies are unplanned, and of these, 43 percent will end in abortion.”
Get Rid of IT or I'm Gone!!
Not my problem babe!
Lack of support from important persons can lead to unhealthy levels of stress from the mother and cause sever mental issues.
Teen Pregnancy can result in teen mothers not being open with family members, and becoming more seclusive and reserved.
Are you ok, dear?How was School?
Teenage mothers aged 15–19 were more likely toLive in Remote areaslive in areas of greater soci-oeconomic disadvantage if they are not living with supporting members
Complications during pregnancy and childbirth are the leading cause of death for 15–19- year-old girls globally.