More Information and References for Teen Birth Rate for State and National Comparisons
References and Community ResourcesNational Campaign to Prevent Teen and Unplanned Pregnancyhttp://www.thenationalcampaign.org/ Office of Population Affairs (OPA) [https://www.opa-fpclinicdb.com/] Bedsider Birth Control [https://www.bedsider.org/] Sex in the (Non) City: Teen Childbearing in Rural America http://thenationalcampaign.org/resource/sex-non-city Annie E. Casey Foundation's KIDS COUNT data centerhttp://datacenter.kidscount.org/data/ National Center for Health Statistics https://www.cdc.gov/nchs/fastats/teen-births.htm Guttmacher Institute: U.S. Teenage Pregnancies, Births and Abortions, 2010: National and State Trends by Age, Race and Ethnicity http://www.guttmacher.org/pubs/USTPtrends10.pdf
More Resources and LinksEvidence-based community health improvement ideas and interventions may be found at the following sites:
Additional indicator data by state and county may be found on these Websites:
- CDC's Prevention Status Reports for all 50 states
- CDC WONDER's DATA2020 data search tool.
- County Health Rankings
- Kaiser Family Foundation's StateHealthFacts.org
Medical literature can be queried at the PubMed website.