Statistics on teen dating

In marriages involving Hispanics and Whites, it is 1.17 times more likely that the wife is Hispanic and the husband is White than the other way around.

Although teen pregnancy rates are on the decline, the United States still has one of the highest rates of teen pregnancy in the developed worlds.

According to a 2014 report by the Guttmacher Institute, the following statistics characterize teenage pregnancy in the US: Out of all teen pregnancies, 82% are unintended.

More » In 2013, Hispanic adolescent females ages 15-19 had the highest birth rate (41.7 births per 1,000 adolescent females), followed by black adolescent females (39.0 births per 1,000 adolescent females) and white adolescent females (18.6 births per 1,000 adolescent females).

Nevertheless, while Hispanics currently have the highest teen birth rates, they have also had a dramatic recent decline in rates.

In these marriages, it is 3.08 times more likely for the husband to be White and the wife to be Asian. When these couples do marry, it's 6.15 times more likely that the husband will be African-American and the wife Asian.

Last modified 01-Sep-2018 17:15