Statistics on children, youth and families in Georgia from the Annie E. Casey Foundation and the Georgia Family Connection Partnership
Definition and Source
Numerator: Number of births to Georgia teen residents ages 15 to 19 at the time of the birth. Denominator: Number of females ages 15 to 19. Rate calculation: 1,000 times the numerator divided by the denominator.
Birth Certificate Records. Georgia Department of Public Health, Office of Health Indicators for Planning (OHIP). Data collection is the responsibility of the Vital Records Branch.
S: Data Suppressed indicates that there were 4 or fewer events on which rates would be based.