birth rates http://apr.org en Ala. Teen Pregnancy Rate Drops To Historic Low http://apr.org/post/ala-teen-pregnancy-rate-drops-historic-low <P>The Alabama&nbsp;Department of Public Health has announced the state's teen birth rate has reached a historic low.</P> <P>Officials say the teen birth rate in 2011 fell to a low of 20.9 per 1,000 women ages 10 to 19. State health officials say the figure translates to about 6,700 births to teen mothers.</P> <P>State health officials say babies born to teenage mothers account for about 11.3 percent of all births in the state. Tue, 15 Jan 2013 23:01:47 +0000 The Associated Press 23265 at http://apr.org Ala. Teen Pregnancy Rate Drops To Historic Low