While teen birth numbers and rates have been decreasing in Oklahoma over the years, we still lag behind other states and have one of the highest teen birth rates in the nation. Adolescents and young adults have the highest rates of the most common STDs. Teen pregnancy and STDs are preventable. Investing in their prevention will pay high dividends for our state’s young people, our future workforce and our state’s economic prosperity. Below are downloadable factsheets to help promote prevention investments.
Oklahoma Youth Risk Behavior Survey (YRBS)
Oklahoma YRBS – Sexual Risk Behaviors
Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs) Below are links to STD factsheets from the Oklahoma State Department of Health.