- African American teen girls are most likely to attempt suicide in a given year? (Research study by Sean Joe, Ph.D., LMSW, University of Michigan, and colleague)
- Black and Hispanic women have the highest teen pregnancy rates at 117 and 107 per 1,000 women aged 15–19, respectively (Guttmacher Institute February 2012 Report).
- Teen girls with low self-confidence can become sexually active, sometimes resulting in pregnancy, and can become depressed and even attempt suicide.
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