La République dominicaine figure parmi les pays où le taux de grossesse chez les adolescentes est le plus élevé au monde

Haiti Nouvelles - March 1 2018, 10:46 AM

Selon un rapport de l'Organisation panaméricaine de la santé (OPS), l'Amérique latine et les Caraïbes ont le deuxième taux de grossesse chez les adolescentes au monde.

La République dominicaine est sur cette liste.

15% des grossesses annuelles se produisent chez les enfants de moins de 20 ans, selon le rapport.

Les adolescentes de moins de 15 ans sont également enceintes et ont des bébés dans ces pays et la tendance est à la hausse selon le rapport.

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