Adolescent Health Development

Adolescent health corners are available in most of the Ghana health service facilities. Adolescents who attend these clinics are given education on reproductive and sexual health needs and the sexual active once were supplied with family planning methods especially condom. For the period under review adolescents who became pregnant and access services are shown below

 

Age of mother at Reg. (ANC)

 2012

     2013

   2014

  2015

    2016

10 – 14

455

437

423

352

387

15 – 19

12,479

12,396

10,679

12,135

12112

Age of Mother at Delivery

         

10 – 14

231

262

233

235

221

15 - 19

7955

8180

7650

8397

8918

Age of Mother at PNC

         

10 – 14

207

287

7,628

9,506

304

15 - 19

7,504

8,272

7,628

9,506

9717

 

 

 

Age of    Maternal death

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

10 – 14

1

0

2

1

0

15 – 19

9

7

12

5

3

Age of Mother Abortions

         

10 – 14

63

59

84

55

44

15 - 19

984

1,051

1,075

1,106

1180

Age of Mother at F/P

         

10 – 14

576

10,302

1,518

1,398

2758

15 - 19

5,592

9,772

12,658

13,566

20767