Scottish cities

Percentage of Births to Young Mothers (Aged 24 and Under) by Scottish City, 2013

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In 2013, Glasgow had a higher proportion of children born to mothers aged 24 and under (22.22%) than either Edinburgh or Aberdeen (14.4% and 19.36%, respectively) but a lower proportion than in Dundee (28.49%).  The proportion of children born to young mothers in Glasgow was also comparable to the national average of 22.37 in 2013.