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Utah Resources


State Statistics

Utah State Health Department



http://www.health.utah.gov/lhd/:  Link to local county health districts.


Utah Title V Office

http://www.health.utah.gov/cfhs/mch/:  Maternal/Child Health web site. The Utah Department of Health Community and Family Health Services Division (CFHS) is responsible for the administration of the federal MCH Block Grant funds received by the State.


Cannon Health Bld
288 N. 1460 W.
Salt Lake City, Utah 84116

Cindy Scharman, Division Secretary
Community and Family Health Services

Phone: (801) 538-6161


National Maternal & Child Health Clearinghouse; State Resources

www.nmchc.orgNational Maternal and Child Health Clearinghouse; Toll-Free Number: (888) 434-4MCH.

http://mchb.hrsa.gov/data/Maternal and Child Health Bureau. Title V is administered by the Maternal and Child Health Bureau (MCHB) as part of the Health Resources and Services Administration, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.

http://www.nmchc.org/html/states.htm:  State resource links.

http://www.mchb.hrsa.gov/:  Maternal and Child Health Bureau

http://www.mchb.hrsa.gov/programs/adolescents/abstinence.htm:  Special Projects of Regional and National Significance: Community-Based Abstinence Education under Title V of the Social Security Act.


http://www.health.utah.gov/cfhs/mch/:  Maternal and Child Health Bureau

http://health.utah.gov/matchiim/:  Maternal and Child Health Information Internet Query Module


Maternal & Child Health Director

Kathleen Glasheen RN MS CPNP


UT Department of Health

PO Box 142001

Salt Lake City, UT 84114-2001

(801) 538-6869

(801) 538-9409



http://health.utah.gov/rhp/abstinence/index.htm:  Utah Abstinence Education


Sexually Transmitted Disease Map Of Statistics

CDC Data and Statistics:

http://www.cdc.gov/std/stats/chlamydia.htm:  CDC National Profile, Chlamydia 2004.

http://www.cdc.gov/std/stats/gonorrhea.htm:  CDC National Profile, Gonorrhea 2004.

http://www.cdc.gov/std/stats/syphilis.htm:  CDC National Profile, Syphilis 2004.

http://www.cdc.gov/std/stats/otherstds.htm:  CDC National Profile, Other STDs 2004.


http://www.cdc.gov/hiv/stats/2004SurveillanceReport.pdf   HIV/AIDS Surveillance Report, 2004.

http://www.cdc.gov/hiv/pubs/Facts/At-A-Glance.htm:  HIV/AIDS At A Glance, 2003.

http://www.cdc.gov/hiv/stats/hasr1402/table12.htm:  Persons reported to be living with HIV infection and with AIDS, by state and age group, reported through December 2002.

http://www.cdc.gov/hiv/stats/hasr1402/table14.htm:  AIDS cases and annual rates per 100,000 population, by area and age group, reported through December 2002, United States.

http://www.cdc.gov/hiv/stats/hasr1402/table15.htm Cases of HIV infection (not AIDS), by persons’ area of residence and age category, reported through December 2002.

http://www.cdc.gov/hiv/stats/AIDS_CasesAnnual _Rates2002.pdf:  AIDS cases by metropolitan area and age, 2002.

http://www.cdc.gov/hiv/stats/hasrsuppVol9No2.htm:  Characteristics of people living with AIDS at the end of 2001.


http://www.niaid.nih.gov/publications/stds.htm:  National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, fact sheets on sexually transmitted diseases.


Utah STD/HIV Statistics:

http://health.utah.gov/cdc/std/std_stats.htm:  STD Statistics.

http://health.utah.gov/cdc/sp.htm:  HIV/AIDS Statistics.


Pregnancy Statistics and Rates.  Out-Of Wedlock Births, Abortions, Deaths.

National Statistics:

http://www.childtrends.org/table2_99.aspBirth rates for females 15-19 & pregnancy and abortion rates for females 15-19 by state.

http://www.childtrends.org/table1_99.aspBirths to mother under age 20, births to unmarried mothers, sexually active teens & teen births that are repeat births.

http://www.childtrends.org/PDF/FAAG2002.pdf:  Facts at a glance 2002.

http://www.childtrends.org/factlink.asp:  National Vital Statistics.

http://www.cdc.gov/nchs/data/nvsr/nvsr49/nvsr49_05.pdf:  Births: Preliminary Data for 2000.

http://www.cdc.gov/nchs/data/nvsr/nvsr49/nvsr49_01.pdf:  Births: Final data for 1999.

http://www.cdc.gov/nchs/products/pubs/pubd/hus/tables/99hus022.pdf:  National Fetal Deaths.

http://www.socio.com/data_arc/daappp_0.htm:  Data archive on adolescent pregnancy.

http://www.teenpregnancy.org/usa/statebystate.htm:  Teen Pregnancy State Statistics.


Utah Statistics:

http://health.utah.gov/cash/Publications/Update_Teen_Preg.pdf: Teen Pregnancy Report 2004.

http://health.utah.gov/vitalrecords/pub_vs/ia05/05bx.pdf:  Utah Births and Deaths 2005.

http://health.utah.gov/vitalrecords/pub_vs/ia05/05a.pdf:  Utah Abortions 2005.


Utah State Vital Statistics




State Legal Issues

Utah State Government Home Page Web Site



http://www.le.state.ut.us/~code/TITLE76/TITLE76.htm:  Utah Criminal Code.

http://www.rules.utah.gov/:  Utah Administrative Rules.

http://www.rules.utah.gov/publicat/code.htm:  Utah Administrative Code.

http://www.co.slc.ut.us/:  Salt Lake County.


Sex Education & HIV Laws For Utah


http://www.usoe.k12.ut.us/curr/:  Curriculum.

http://www.usoe.k12.ut.us/curr/health/default.htm:  Health Education.


53A-13-101.   Instruction in health -- Parental consent requirements -- Character habits -- Conduct and speech of school employees and volunteers -- Political and religious doctrine prohibited:



http://www.health.state.ut.us/cfhs/mch/rhp/abstinence/index.htm:  Utah Abstinence Education.


State Curricula For Sex Education

Curricula Adoption Laws and Procedure


http://www.le.state.ut.us/~code/TITLE53A/53A0F.htm:  State Textbook Commission.

http://www.le.state.ut.us/~code/TITLE53A/TITLE53A.htm:  State System of Public Education.


State Laws On Character Training

http://www.usoe.k12.ut.us/curr/char_ed/default.htm:  Character Education Site.


Age Of Sexual Consent Laws For Utah


http://www.le.state.ut.us/~code/TITLE76/htm/76_05044.htm76-5-401.   Unlawful sexual activity with a minor

http://www.le.state.ut.us/~code/TITLE76/htm/76_05046.htm76-5-401.2.  Unlawful sexual conduct with a 16 or 17 year old


Statutory Rape Laws For Utah


http://www.le.state.ut.us/~code/TITLE76/htm/76_05047.htm76-5-402.  Rape


http://www.le.state.ut.us/~code/TITLE76/htm/76_05056.htm:  76-5-406.  Sexual offenses against the victim without consent of victim -- Circumstances

http://www.le.state.ut.us/~code/TITLE76/htm/76_05048.htm76-5-402.1.  Rape of a child


Sexual Assault Laws For Utah

http://www.le.state.ut.us/~code/TITLE76/htm/76_05055.htm76-5-405.  Aggravated sexual assault

http://www.le.state.ut.us/~code/TITLE76/htm/76_05056.htm76-5-406.  Sexual offenses against the victim without consent of victim – Circumstances

http://www.le.state.ut.us/~code/TITLE76/htm/76_05045.htm76-5-401.1.  Sexual abuse of a minor

http://www.le.state.ut.us/~code/TITLE76/htm/76_05053.htm76-5-404.  Forcible sexual abuse

http://www.le.state.ut.us/~code/TITLE76/htm/76_05054.htm76-5-404.1.  Sexual abuse of a child -- Aggravated sexual abuse of a child


Sodomy Laws For Utah

http://www.le.state.ut.us/~code/TITLE76/htm/76_05051.htm76-5-403.  Sodomy -- forcible sodomy

http://www.le.state.ut.us/~code/TITLE76/htm/76_05052.htm76-5-403.1.  Sodomy on a child


Sexual Harassment Laws For Utah

http://www.le.state.ut.us/~code/TITLE76/htm/76_05014.htm75-5-106.  Harassment

http://www.rules.utah.gov/publicat/code/r477/r477-015.htmRule R477-15.  Sexual Harassment Policy and Procedure

http://www.le.state.ut.us/~code/TITLE76/htm/76_05015.htm76-5-106.5.  Definitions -- Stalking -- Injunction -- Hearing


Sexual Abuse Reporting Procedures & Requirements For Utah


http://www.le.state.ut.us/~code/TITLE78/78_06.htmUtah Code -- Title 78 -- Chapter 03c -- Confidential Communications for Sexual Assault Act



http://nccanch.acf.hhs.gov/The National Clearinghouse on Child Abuse and Neglect Information is a national resource for professionals seeking information on child maltreatment.


http://nccanch.acf.hhs.gov/general/legal/index.cfmNational Clearinghouse on Child Abuse and Neglect Information; Links on this site show you overviews of state-by-state statutes and reporting laws.  The following web site and e-mail address provide links to this site, contact person information and the main office address and phone number for the National Clearinghouse:

Internet: http://nccanch.acf.hhs.gov/

E-Mail: nccanch@caliber.com


http://www.childhelpusa.org/report_local.htmChildhelp USA


Legal Age Of Marriage Allowed Without Parental Consent Laws For Utah

http://www.le.state.ut.us/~code/TITLE30/htm/30_01003.htm30-1-2.  Marriages prohibited and void

http://www.le.state.ut.us/~code/TITLE30/htm/30_01015.htm30-1-9.  Marriage by minors -- Consent of parent or guardian -- Juvenile court authorization



State Family Resources

State Office for Family Research Council


http://www.frc.org/:  Home page web site for the Family Research Council.

http://www.sutherlandinstitute.org/:  The Sutherland Institute Independence Square 111 East 5600 South, Suite 202 Salt Lake City, Utah 84107 (801) 281-2081.