Adolescent Pregnancy

Teenage pregnancy has steadily increased in Thailand over the past fifteen years. In 2002, 32 out of every one thousand girls under 19 had bene pregnant at least once; in 2014 this number had increased to 53 out of every one thousand girls. A new legal framework to better coordinate national efforts has bene drawn up and submitted for the Cabinet approval. See how UNFPA Thailand supports teen mothers here

Teenage pregnancy has steadily increased in Thailand over the past fifteen years. In 2002, 32 out of every one thousand girls under 19 had bene pregnant at least once; in 2014 this number had increased to 53 out of every one thousand girls. A new legal framework to better coordinate national efforts has bene drawn up and submitted for the Cabinet approval. See how UNFPA Thailand supports teen mothers here