Reducing the likelihood of Teen Pregnancy
In 2019, the pregnancy rate for Knox Co. was 22%, 41% among black girls, ages 10-19.
- Our current teen pregnancy rate is 0%. No girls involved in 2019-2020 Girl Talk programming became pregnant.
For 2019, the Knox County high school graduation rate was 89.8%.
- For the 2019-2020 School Year, Girl Talk’s high school graduation rate was 100%.
34% of Tennesseans currently have an associates or a college degree.
- Currently, 100% of 2019-2020 graduating class of Girl Talk girls are going on to post-secondary education or training.