Organizations: Guttmacher Institute
U.S. Teenage Pregnancies, Births, and Abortions, 2010: National and State Trends by Age, Race, and Ethnicity

This report contains the most recent and comprehensive statistics available -- for 2010 -- on the incidence of teenage pregnancy, birth and abortion for the United States as a whole and for individual states. At the national level, we show trends... + More

Unintended Pregnancy And Induced Abortion In Mexico: Causes and Consequences

Examining the hidden and stigmatized practice of induced abortion is very hard to do. Throughout the Mexican Republic's 31 states, induced abortion is highly restricted. (The exception is the capital, the Federal District, which decriminalized... + More

Demystifying Data: A Guide to Using Evidence to Improve Young People's Sexual Health and Rights

The sexual and reproductive health and rights of young people are a pressing concern everywhere in the world. The world's 1.2 billion adolescents aged 10 -- 19 account for 18% of the global population.1 While their situation differs across regions... + More

U.S. Teenage Pregnancies, Births and Abortions: National and State Trends and Trends by Race and Ethnicity

This report contains the most current teenage pregnancy, birth and abortion statistics available, with national estimates through 2006, and state-level estimates through 2005. The report includes tables showing annual national rates and numbers of... + More

State Policies In Brief: Sex and STI/HIV Education

The advent of the AIDS epidemic in the 1980s spurred states to reevaluate their sex education policies and, in some cases, expand their requirements. Most states require that public schools teach some form of sex or STI/HIV education. Most states,... + More

Facts on Young Men's Sexual and Reproductive Health

This fact sheet covers the topics of

  • Sexual Activity
  • Condom Use
  • Fatherhood
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections (STIs)
  • Sex... + More

State Government Innovation in the Design and Implementation of Medicaid Family Planning Expansions

Summarizes twenty-six states' approaches to expanding eligibility for Medicaid family planning services and the expansion's impact. Focuses on changes in outreach efforts, enrollment processes, reimbursements of providers, and confidentiality... + More

Facts on Sex Education in the United States

A fact sheet on sex education in the United States. + More

Adolescents in Malawi: Facts In Brief

This fact sheet on adolescents in Malawi covers:

  • Home and Life
  • Worries
  • School
  • Sex
  • First... + More

Adolescents in Uganda: Facts In Brief

This fact sheet on adolescents in Uganda covers:

  • Home and Life
  • Worries
  • School
  • Sex
  • First... + More