An Update on State Policy Initiatives to Reduce Teen and Adult Nonmarital Childbearing

Publication Date:

August 31, 2004

Child Trends conducted a survey in 2001 of all 50 states to learn how specific state policies and programs to discourage teen and nonmarital childbearing have changed since the 1999 and 1997 surveys. That information is summarized in the report after a review of the trends in teen and nonmarital childbearing.