Data can and should inform policy, programs, and services. Data has the power to tell powerful stories of our successes and barriers. Thrive has data access and expertise about both the big picture of teen pregnancy in Oklahoma and highly specific community assessments. If you’re ready to advocate, plan, and work for young people’s health in Oklahoma County, we have the stats you need here.
- Oklahoma has the 4th highest teen birth rate in the United States according to the most recent data.
- The teen birth rate in Oklahoma County decreased 26% from 2015 to 2020, and this is great news!
- However, Oklahoma County’s teen birth rate had a slight increase of 2%, from 2018 to 2019, showing that we still have work to do.
Data Fact Sheets:
2020 Oklahoma County Teen Birth Rate One-Pager: The most up-to-date, key data on Oklahoma County’s teen birth rate.
Teen Birth Rate, 2010 – 2020 (National, Oklahoma, Oklahoma County): A view of teen birth rate trends over time, comparing National, Oklahoma, and Oklahoma County data.
Teen Birth Rate, 2010 – 2020 (Oklahoma, Oklahoma County, Tulsa County): A view of teen birth rate trends over time, comparing Oklahoma, Oklahoma County, and Tulsa County data.
Teen Birth Rate Map: A county-level map of Oklahoma visualizing teen birth rates in our state.
Teen Birth Number Map: A county-level map of Oklahoma visualizing the number of teen birth in our state.