Josefina N. Natividad, Sc. Director, U. Accepted April 23, Abstract Results from cumulative years of the National Demographic and Health Survey and the latest result of the Family Health Survey, shows that teenage pregnancy in the Philippines, measured as the proportion of women who have begun childbearing in their teen years, has been steadily rising over a year period.
Vital Signs: Teen Pregnancy --- United States, 1991--2009
Teenage Parents and Their Educational Attainment
Unfortunately, in the years ahead it may become increasingly more difficult to find these young entry-level employees. Teenagers are an important part of the retail workforce, but Bureau of Labor Statistics data shows a downward trend in teen participation across all industries. BLS analysis ties the teen labor participation drop-off to greater societal shifts, rather than an actual lack of jobs available for teenagers. In the last couple of decades, parents have placed greater emphasis on the rewards of education, diminishing the traditional push to get a first job.
12 trends from 2008 that should probably just stay there
Girls Aloud: The distillation of fashion. Just let them die. Actually, maybe these could come in handy for stashing snacks etc for later. We may revise our opinion on enormous waist belts yet.
But her sartorial taste is uninfluenced by catalogues or fashion magazines. The year-old spends her spare time reading Japanese comic books and creating outfits inspired by her favorite characters. Move over Hollywood. Despite the global taste-making power of the American entertainment industry, China's teenagers are more interested in the television shows and movies produced by their Pacific rim neighbors.