2010 Massachusetts Teen Birth Rate Lowest on Record

Teen birth rates are down across the state according to the Massachusetts Births 2010 report released today by the Massachusetts Department of Public Health, and there have been some large decreases in certain communities since 2009. 

Congratulations to the youth of Massachusetts and the adults who support them - as a result, our state has the second lowest teen birth rate in the country!

Read our press release on the new data or access your community’s 2010 rates on our teen pregnancy and birth data page.  

Check out the press on the encouraging news:

WBUR

The Springfield Reublican

The Worcester Telegram

The Quincy Patriot Ledger

The Berkshire Eagle

Counsel and Heal