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Baseline: 51.0 percent of all pregnancies were intended, as reported in 2002
Target: 56.0 percent
Target-Setting Method: 10 percent improvement
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National Survey of Family Growth (NSFG), CDC/NCHS; Guttmacher Institute Abortion Provider Survey (APS), Guttmacher Institute; National Vital Statistics System-Natality (NVSS-N), CDC/NCHS; Surveillance Data for Abortion, CDC/NCCDPHP
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Baseline: 12.4 percent of females experienced pregnancy despite use of a reversible contraceptive method, as reported in 2002
Target: 9.9 percent
Target-Setting Method: Projection/trend analysis
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Guttmacher Institute Abortion Provider Survey (APS), Guttmacher Institute; National Survey of Family Growth (NSFG), CDC/NCHS
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Healthy People 2010 The HP2010 objective with the same definition was 09-04.
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FP-3 Increase the proportion of publicly funded family planning clinics that offer the full range of FDA-approved methods of contraception, including emergency contraception, onsite
Baseline: 53.6 percent of publicly funded family planning clinics offered the full range of FDA-approved methods of contraception onsite, as reported in 2010
Target: 67.0 percent
Target-Setting Method: Projection/trend analysis
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Survey of Contraceptive Service Providers, Guttmacher Institute
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Baseline: 79.7 percent of publicly funded family planning clinics offered emergency contraception onsite, as reported in 2003
Target: 87.7 percent
Target-Setting Method: 10 percent improvement
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Survey of Contraceptive Service Providers, Guttmacher Institute
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FP-5 Reduce the proportion of pregnancies conceived within 18 months of a previous birth
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Baseline: 33.1 percent of pregnancies were conceived within 18 months of a previous birth, as reported in 2006–10
Target: 29.8 percent
Target-Setting Method: 10 percent improvement
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National Survey of Family Growth (NSFG), CDC/NCHS
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Healthy People 2010 The HP2010 objective with the same definition was 09-02.
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Baseline: 83.3 percent of females at risk of unintended pregnancy or their partners used contraception at most recent sexual intercourse, as reported in 2006–10
Target: 91.6 percent
Target-Setting Method: 10 percent improvement
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National Survey of Family Growth (NSFG), CDC/NCHS
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Healthy People 2010 The HP2010 objective with the same definition was 09-03.
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FP-7 Increase the proportion of sexually experienced persons who received reproductive health services
FP-7.1 Increase the proportion of sexually experienced females aged 15 to 44 years who received reproductive health services in the past 12 months
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Baseline: 78.6 percent of sexually experienced females aged 15 to 44 years received reproductive health services in the past 12 months, as reported in 2006–10
Target: 86.5 percent
Target-Setting Method: 10 percent improvement
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National Survey of Family Growth (NSFG), CDC/NCHS
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Baseline: 14.8 percent of sexually experienced males aged 15 to 44 years received reproductive health services in the past 12 months, as reported in 2006–10
Target: 16.3 percent
Target-Setting Method: 10 percent improvement
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National Survey of Family Growth (NSFG), CDC/NCHS
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FP-8 Reduce pregnancies among adolescent females
Baseline: 40.2 pregnancies per 1,000 females aged 15 to 17 years occurred in 2005
Target: 36.2 pregnancies per 1,000
Target-Setting Method: 10 percent improvement
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Guttmacher Institute Abortion Provider Survey (APS), Guttmacher Institute; National Survey of Family Growth (NSFG), CDC/NCHS; National Vital Statistics System-Natality (NVSS-N), CDC/NCHS; Surveillance Data for Abortion, CDC/NCCDPHP; Population Estimates,
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Baseline: 117.7 pregnancies per 1,000 females aged 18 to 19 years occurred in 2005
Target: 105.9 pregnancies per 1,000
Target-Setting Method: 10 percent improvement
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Guttmacher Institute Abortion Provider Survey (APS), Guttmacher Institute; National Survey of Family Growth (NSFG), CDC/NCHS; National Vital Statistics System-Natality (NVSS-N), CDC/NCHS; Surveillance Data for Abortion, CDC/NCCDPHP; Population Estimates,
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FP-9 Increase the proportion of adolescents aged 17 years and under who have never had sexual intercourse
Baseline: 72.9 percent of female adolescents aged 15 to 17 years reported they had never had sexual intercourse in 2006–10
Target: 80.2 percent
Target-Setting Method: 10 percent improvement
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National Survey of Family Growth (NSFG), CDC/NCHS
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Healthy People 2010 The HP2010 objective with the same definition was 09-09a.
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Baseline: 72.0 percent of male adolescents aged 15 to 17 years reported they had never had sexual intercourse in 2006–10
Target: 79.2 percent
Target-Setting Method: 10 percent improvement
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National Survey of Family Growth (NSFG), CDC/NCHS
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Healthy People 2010 The HP2010 objective with the same definition was 09-09b.
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Baseline: 85.4 percent of female adolescents aged 15 years and under had never had sexual intercourse in 2006–10
Target: 93.9 percent
Target-Setting Method: 10 percent improvement
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Healthy People 2010 The HP2010 objective with the same definition was 09-08a.
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Baseline: 84.3 percent of male adolescents aged 15 years and under had never had sexual intercourse in 2006–10
Target: 92.7 percent
Target-Setting Method: 10 percent improvement
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Healthy People 2010 The HP2010 objective with the same definition was 09-08b.
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FP-10 Increase the proportion of sexually active persons aged 15 to 19 years who use condoms to both effectively prevent pregnancy and provide barrier protection against disease
Baseline: 68.0 percent of sexually active females aged 15 to 19 years used a condom at first intercourse, as reported in 2006–10
Target: 74.8 percent
Target-Setting Method: 10 percent improvement
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National Survey of Family Growth (NSFG), CDC/NCHS
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Baseline: 79.6 percent of sexually active males aged 15 to 19 years used a condom at first intercourse, as reported in 2006–10
Target: 87.6 percent
Target-Setting Method: 10 percent improvement
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National Survey of Family Growth (NSFG), CDC/NCHS
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Healthy People 2010 The HP2010 objective with the same definition was 09-10b.
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Baseline: 50.5 percent of sexually active females aged 15 to 19 years used a condom at last intercourse, as reported in 2006–10
Target: 55.6 percent
Target-Setting Method: 10 percent improvement
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National Survey of Family Growth (NSFG), CDC/NCHS
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Healthy People 2010 The HP2010 objective with the same definition was 09-10e.
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Baseline: 74.1 percent of sexually active males aged 15 to 19 years used a condom at last intercourse, as reported in 2006–10
Target: 81.5 percent
Target-Setting Method: 10 percent improvement
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Healthy People 2010 The HP2010 objective with the same definition was 09-10f.
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FP-11 Increase the proportion of sexually active persons aged 15 to 19 years who use condoms and hormonal or intrauterine contraception to both effectively prevent pregnancy and provide barrier protection against disease
Baseline: 14.0 percent of sexually active females aged 15 to 19 years used a condom and hormonal or intrauterine contraception at first intercourse, as reported in 2006–10
Target: 15.4 percent
Target-Setting Method: 10 percent improvement
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National Survey of Family Growth (NSFG), CDC/NCHS
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Healthy People 2010 The HP2010 objective with the same definition was 09-10c.
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Baseline: 15.7 percent of sexually active males aged 15 to 19 years used a condom and hormonal or intrauterine contraception at first intercourse, as reported in 2006–10
Target: 17.3 percent
Target-Setting Method: 10 percent improvement
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National Survey of Family Growth (NSFG), CDC/NCHS
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Healthy People 2010 The HP2010 objective with the same definition was 09-10d.
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Baseline: 18.3 percent of sexually active females aged 15 to 19 years used a condom and hormonal or intrauterine contraception at last intercourse, as reported in 2006–10
Target: 20.1 percent
Target-Setting Method: 10 percent improvement
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National Survey of Family Growth (NSFG), CDC/NCHS
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Baseline: 32.1 percent of sexually active males aged 15 to 19 years used a condom and hormonal or intrauterine contraception at last intercourse, as reported in 2006–10
Target: 35.3 percent
Target-Setting Method: 10 percent improvement
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National Survey of Family Growth (NSFG), CDC/NCHS
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Healthy People 2010 The HP2010 objective with the same definition was 09-10h.
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FP-12 Increase the proportion of adolescents who received formal instruction on reproductive health topics before they were 18 years old
Baseline: 88.7 percent of female adolescents received formal instruction on how to say no to sex before they were 18 years old, as reported in 2006–10
Target: 97.6 percent
Target-Setting Method: 10 percent improvement
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National Survey of Family Growth (NSFG), CDC/NCHS
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Baseline: 82.5 percent of male adolescents received formal instruction on how to say no to sex before they were 18 years old in 2002, as reported in 2006–10
Target: 90.8 percent
Target-Setting Method: 10 percent improvement
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National Survey of Family Growth (NSFG), CDC/NCHS
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Baseline: 70.5 percent of females received formal instruction on birth control methods before they were 18 years old, as reported in 2006–10
Target: 77.6 percent
Target-Setting Method: 10 percent improvement
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National Survey of Family Growth (NSFG), CDC/NCHS
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Baseline: 60.8 percent of males received formal instruction on birth control methods before they were 18 years old, as reported in 2006–10
Target: 66.9 percent
Target-Setting Method: 10 percent improvement
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National Survey of Family Growth (NSFG), CDC/NCHS
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Baseline: 89.3 percent of females received formal instruction on HIV/AIDS prevention before they were 18 years old, as reported in 2006–10
Target: 98.2 percent
Target-Setting Method: 10 percent improvement
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National Survey of Family Growth (NSFG), CDC/NCHS
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Baseline: 87.9 percent of males received formal instruction on HIV/AIDS prevention before they were 18 years old, as reported in 2006–10
Target: 96.7 percent
Target-Setting Method: 10 percent improvement
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National Survey of Family Growth (NSFG), CDC/NCHS
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Baseline: 93.8 percent of females received formal instruction on sexually transmitted disease prevention methods before they were 18 years old, as reported in 2006–10
Target: 95.8 percent
Target-Setting Method: 2 percentage point improvement
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National Survey of Family Growth (NSFG), CDC/NCHS
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Baseline: 91.8 percent of males received formal instruction on sexually transmitted disease prevention methods before they were 18 years old, as reported in 2006–10
Target: 93.8 percent
Target-Setting Method: 2 percentage point improvement
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FP-13 Increase the proportion of adolescents who talked to a parent or guardian about reproductive health topics before they were 18 years old
Baseline: 61.4 percent of female adolescents talked with a parent or guardian about how to say no to sex before they were 18 years old, as reported in 2006–10
Target: 67.5 percent
Target-Setting Method: 10 percent improvement
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Baseline: 41.2 percent of male adolescents talked to a parent or guardian about how to say no to sex before they were 18 years old, as reported in 2006–10
Target: 45.3 percent
Target-Setting Method: 10 percent improvement
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Baseline: 51.0 percent of female adolescents talked to a parent or guardian about birth control methods before they were 18 years old, as reported in 2006–10
Target: 56.1 percent
Target-Setting Method: 10 percent improvement
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National Survey of Family Growth (NSFG), CDC/NCHS
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Baseline: 29.2 percent of male adolescents talked to a parent or guardian about birth control methods before they were 18 years old, as reported in 2006–10
Target: 32.1 percent
Target-Setting Method: 10 percent improvement
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Baseline: 40.9 percent of female adolescents talked to a parent or guardian about HIV/AIDS prevention before they were 18 years old, as reported in 2006–10
Target: 45.0 percent
Target-Setting Method: 10 percent improvement
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Baseline: 37.8 percent of male adolescents talked to a parent or guardian about HIV/AIDS prevention before they were 18 years old, as reported in 2006–10
Target: 41.6 percent
Target-Setting Method: 10 percent improvement
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Baseline: 54.2 percent of female adolescents talked to a parent or guardian about sexually transmitted diseases before they were 18 years old, as reported in 2006–10
Target: 59.6 percent
Target-Setting Method: 10 percent improvement
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National Survey of Family Growth (NSFG), CDC/NCHS
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Baseline: 48.1 percent of male adolescents talked to a parent or guardian about sexually transmitted diseases before they were 18 years old, as reported in 2006–10
Target: 52.9 percent
Target-Setting Method: 10 percent improvement
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Baseline: 21 States set the income eligibility level for Medicaid-covered family planning services to at least the same level used to determine eligibility for Medicaid-covered, pregnancy-related care in 2010
Target: 32 States
Target-Setting Method: Projection/trend analysis
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Guttmacher Institute State Medicaid Family Planning Eligibility Expansions, Guttmacher Institute; Medicaid Income Eligibility Levels for Pregnant Women, Kaiser Family Foundation (KFF)
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Baseline: 53.8 percent of females in need of publicly supported contraceptive services and supplies reported receiving those services and supplies in 2006
Target: 64.5 percent
Target-Setting Method: Projection/trend analysis
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Guttmacher Institute Contraceptive Needs and Services, Guttmacher Institute
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