Quick Answer: When Should I Tell People I’m Pregnant?

First trimester home-stretchers

If you prefer to keep things private in the event of a loss, you’ll want to keep your news under wraps until the risk of miscarriage drops dramatically, which happens at the end of the first trimester, around 10 to 12 weeks.

That’s why this is such a common time for the Big Tell.

When to tell your parents you’re pregnant?

Many parents-to-be wait until the end of the first trimester — around week 13 — to tell friends and family about their pregnancy.

When should you announce your pregnancy on social media?

As with other kinds of pregnancy announcements, most people like to wait at least until after the first trimester so if they experience a miscarriage they can have the option of keeping it quiet. Don’t forget to think about who you want to tell in person and who you want to see the news first on social media.

Can you announce pregnancy at 12 weeks?

Yes. Pregnant women are often advised to wait until they pass the 12-week mark, when the risk of miscarriage drops sharply, to announce their pregnancies to the world.

What is the chance of miscarriage at 6 weeks?

Weeks 6 to 12

Once a pregnancy makes it to 6 weeks and has confirmed viability with a heartbeat, the risk of having a miscarriage drops to 10 percent .