Pregnancy Rate Of Pregnancy During Adolescence

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Every day we see young pregnant women in households and on the streets, sometimes in schools, in shops and elsewhere. There are many factors that lead to increasingly early exercise of sexuality in adolescents and thus to early pregnancies. Pregnancy during adolescence is a topic of great interest in all sectors of society, and across the world. Adolescence is a period of life in which the individual acquires the reproductive capacity, psychologically passes from childhood to adulthood. Journal of Adolescent Health conducted research on pregnancy rates, outcomes of birth and abortion among 15-to 19 years old and 10- to 14-year olds in all countries (Gilda, 2015). The hypotheses of this research is that pregnancy accords in teenage girls between the ages of 10 to 19 years old, 95% of these births occur in low- and middle-income. The research conducted by Journal of Adolescent Health, shows statistics of over 21 counties of pregnancies, abortions, births, and the Pregnancies that end in abortion (%). This Tables show a contrast with females 15-19 years old, and females 10-24 years old, Rate per 1,000 females. The average birth rate among teens in middle-income countries exceeds more than double that of high-income countries, and the share of low-income countries is five times higher. The proportion of births that take place during adolescence stands at around 2% in China, 18% in Latin America and the Caribbean and over 50% in sub-Saharan Africa. Half of all births in

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