The outcomes of teenage motherhood in Europe

BERTHOUD, Richard
ROBSON, Karen

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July 2001
64 p

This paper analyses the current positions of women whose first child was born when they were teenagers, across 13 countries in the European Union. Outcomes considered include educational attainment, family structure, family employment and household income. Teenage mothers were disadvantaged in all countries, but the severity of their position varied substantially between countries

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Innocenti Working Papers No 86

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