New Report on Maternity finds drop in teenage pregnancies a real impact on New Zealanders – especially with expectant and new mothers.
New Zealand has one of the highest teenage pregnancy rates in the developed world, with about 50 teenage girls in every 1000 falling pregnant. Of these pr.
While the rate of teenage pregnancy is high in New Zealand relative to other OECD countries, the percentage of all births that are to women under 20 years old.
Statistics New Zealand has released birth and death rates for 2016 and highlighted the continuing decline in teenage births. The teen birth rate.
Recent figures show 88 percent of teen births in New Zealand were unplanned pregnancies. We look at some of the factors contributing to.