Importance of avoiding pregnancy for American teenagers in 2012, by gender

This statistic shows the results of a 2012 survey among American teenagers aged 12 to 19 regarding the importance of avoiding pregnancy right now. The results were sorted by gender. Some 93 percent of surveyed teenage girls stated avoiding a pregnancy was very important to them; 90 percent of boys agreed.

Teenagers: How important is it for you to avoid getting pregnant/getting someone pregnant right now?

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Source

Release date

August 2012

Region

United States

Survey time period

March 14 to April 5, 2012

Number of respondents

1,002 respondents

Age group

12-19 years

Method of interview

Telephone interview

Supplementary notes

The source does not provide the exact share of girls and boys in the total number of respondents.

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