Topic Area FP - Family Planning

Family planning is one of the 10 great public health achievements of the 20th century. The availability of family planning services allows individuals to achieve desired birth spacing and family size, and contributes to improved health outcomes for infants, children, women, and families.

Objective FP-8.1
Pregnancy rate among adolescent females aged 15-17 (per 1,000 females 15-17)
2020 Goal 2005-09 2006-10 2007-11 2008-12 2009-13
All Counties 36.2 23.2 23.0 22.2 20.9 18.9
Franklin County, PA 36.2 18.3 18.1 17.0 15.8 13.7

Website Updated August 2016

Topic Area FP - Family Planning

Courtesy: Healthy People 2020, <www.healthypeople.gov>