Description

Adolescent birth rate (10-14, 15-19) ( AAA )

This indicator is proposed as an indicator for Sustainable Development Target 03.7 By 2030, ensure universal access to sexual and reproductive health-care services, including for family planning, information and education, and the integration of reproductive health into national strategies and programmes.

Value Range

Data

CRVS, household surveys, censuses

UNDESA; Data for the adolescent birth rate (15-19) are available for 225 countries and territories for the period 1990-2014; 223 countries and territories have at least two data points. Data on births to mothers under the age of 15 are available
for at least 102 countries and territories for the period 2000-2014.

Linkages: Target 5.3 and 5.6


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Sources

The list of indicator proposals (as of 11 August 2015) used for the IAEG-SDG Open Consultation with Civil Society, Academia and Private Sector.