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Teen Moms

State’s teen birth rate needs study

February 11, 2013
Parkersburg News and Sentinel

According to the West Virginia Kids Count organization, more than 46 teenage girls (ages 15-19) out of every 1,000 in West Virginia gave birth during 2011. To put this into another perspective, one out of eight babies born in the state are born to a teen mom.

 
 

 

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