Lecture_13___Teen_pregancy - October 15, 2008 Teen...

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October 15, 2008 Teen Pregnancy and Childbearing
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Teen Pregnancy and Childbearing: Social Problem? Who, What, Where, When, and Why Costs to society, women, and children Policy Sex education Abstinence education
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Teen Birth Rates per 1000 females aged 15-19
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How well is NY state (or your home state) doing?
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Why? What do the intermediate variables tell us?
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Why? What do the intermediate variables tell us? Intercourse: Changing marriage patterns? Conception: Changing contraceptive use? Gestation: Changing abortion?
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Intercourse? Changing marriage patterns? Changing sexual activity?
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Percent of Births to Unmarried Women, 2005
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Related issue: Legitimization? Big decline since the 1970s
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Conception?
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“If you’re not planning to have a child but not using contraception, then you’re planning to have a child” Sarah Brown, National Campaign to Prevent Teen and Unplanned Pregnancy What is YOUR plan? Big Issue: Ambivalence
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Contraceptive Behavior Many issues: Contraceptive choice Contraceptive accuracy Use consistency Contraceptive switching
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Conceptive Choice First, decide to use contraception Second, decide which method (40 percent
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This note was uploaded on 03/03/2009 for the course PAM 2030 taught by Professor Lichler during the Fall '08 term at Cornell University (Engineering School).

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