Teenage conception rates highest in the most deprived areas
17-Apr-2014Teenage conception rates are an important social and health measure for local councils and decision makers. Historically, areas with high teenage conception rates have also had relatively high deprivation measures such as unemployment and child poverty. ONS has used a wide range of official statistics to help people explore the teenage conception rates and measures of deprivation in their area.
An Analysis of Under 18 Conceptions and their Links to Measures of Deprivation, England and Wales, 2008-10
14-Feb-2013This article explores the most recent annual under 18 conception data using three year aggregates and averages. It highlights patterns in the data and explores possible reasons for these patterns. Under 18 conceptions are considered in context, with comparisons drawn to under 16 conceptions as well as selected population and urban aspects.
Pre-release access - Quarterly Conceptions, Quarter 3 2010, England and Wales (Pdf 38Kb)
22-Nov-2011Provides the quarterly number of conceptions to women aged under 18 for England and Wales by regions and other local authority areas.
Conceptions Deprivation Analysis Toolkit, 2009–11 (Excel sheet 8728Kb)
17-Apr-2014Interactive toolkit comparing teenage conceptions and measures of deprivation for local authorities and regions in England and Wales. Covers the period 2009–11.