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FAM6.BRIEF Adolescent births: Birth rates for females ages 15–17 by race and Hispanic origin of mother, 1995–2014

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(Live births per 1,000 females in specified age group)
Race and Hispanic origin of mother 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Total 35.5 33.3 31.4 29.9 28.2 26.9 24.5 23.1 22.2 21.8 21.1 21.6 21.7 21.1 19.6 17.3 15.4 14.1 12.3 10.9
Race and Hispanic origin
White, non-Hispanic 22.0 20.6 19.3 18.3 17.1 15.8 14.0 13.1 12.4 12.0 11.5 11.8 11.9 11.6 11.0 10.0 9.0 8.4 7.4 6.7
Black, non-Hispanic 70.4 64.8 60.7 56.8 51.7 50.1 44.8 40.6 38.2 36.4 34.1 35.2 34.6 33.6 31.0 27.4 24.6 21.9 18.9 16.6
American Indian or Alaska Native, non-Hispanic 49.3 47.8 46.7 45.9 42.1 40.3 36.6 36.0 35.3 34.4 34.5 34.1 34.4 35.0 32.8 28.2 26.4 24.5 22.2 19.0
Asian, non-Hispanic 15.1 14.3 13.6 13.2 12.0 11.1 9.8 8.5 7.8 7.4 6.7 7.3 6.6 6.1 5.6 4.4 3.9 3.5 3.2 2.8
Hispanic 68.3 64.2 61.1 58.5 56.9 55.5 51.9 49.3 47.6 47.3 45.8 45.1 44.4 42.2 37.3 32.3 28.0 25.5 22.0 19.3
SOURCE: National Center for Health Statistics, National Vital Statistics System.