Abortion rights coalition of canada july 3, 2018 wwwarcc-cdacca statistics - abortion in canada updated july 3, 2018 the following data were compiled from canadian institute for health information (cihi) annual statistics. Abortion is a safe and legal way to end a pregnancy learning more about abortion methods and options can help you decide if it is the right choice for you. Abortion statistics united states data and trends reported annual abortions 1973 - 2014 1973 744,610 615,831 1974 898,570 763,476 1975 1,034,170 854,853.
Making abortion illegal or legal has no effect on the total number of abortions performed in the world making abortion legal dramatically reduces maternal morbidity and mortality. Cdc began abortion surveillance in 1969 to document the number and characteristics of women obtaining legal induced abortions many states and reporting areas (new york city and the district of columbia) conduct abortion surveillance cdc compiles the information these reporting areas collect to. The state abortion estimates in the table below come from the guttmacher institutebecause of reporting lag, the most recent data available is for 2014 in most cases, state health departments publish abortion statistics that are more current than the numbers reported by guttmacher. Primary nationwide abortion statistics for the united states are available from two sources—privately from the guttmacher institute (agi) and publicly from the centers for disease control (cdc)guttmacher’s numbers, published every three years, come from direct surveys of all known and suspected abortion providers in the united states.
Pramstat system pramstat is an online data platform developed to provide public access to over 250 maternal and child health indicators from the pregnancy risk assessment monitoring system (prams. Share on facebook opens in a new window share on twitter opens in a new window email opens in a new window. Induced abortion in the united states nearly half (45%) of all pregnancies among us women in 2011 were unintended, and about four in 10 of these were terminated by abortion 1 nineteen percent of pregnancies (excluding miscarriages) in 2014 ended in abortion 1 approximately 926,200 abortions were performed in 2014, down 12% from 106 million in 2011.
In the late 1960s when those in favor of abortion began to push to legalize the procedure, they argued, in part, that abortion would be a rare choice, an option for women in life-threatening or other desperate circumstances. Abortion is a very safe procedure planned parenthood provides you facts about your options, the different kinds of abortion, and what to expect. Most people are opposed to abortion at some level, whether it is a late trimester abortion or the belief that life begins at conception where the lines begin to blur for some is when a woman is raped and becomes pregnant by that act of violence. “three percent of all planned parenthood health services are abortion services” –planned parenthood, fact sheet on web site “in 2013, abortions made up 94% of planned parenthood’s. The guttmacher institute is a primary source for research and policy analysis on abortion in the united states in many cases, guttmacher’s data are more comprehensive than state and federal government sources.
This report sets out and comments on abortion statistics in england and wales for 2016 the statistics were obtained from the abortion notification forms, which were returned to the chief medical. Abortion has been a touchy and personal subject for many years whether you are considering an abortion or just want to know more about the numbers of abortions, this article will provide teenage abortion statistics and information to help pregnant teens. Return to life matters tv below are the sources for the statistics used and rationale for the number of abortions used in the abortion counterseach abortion counter is a real-time estimate of the number of abortion in the us and the number of abortions worldwide based on the very latest data of the actual number of abortions performed in past years.
Notes: parenthetical figures are estimates, some of which are derived from reported data abortion ratios, percentages, and rates may be based on a mix of data from different sources and thus may not represent a consistent time series. The department of health collects information on pregnancy in washington state from birth certificates, fetal death certificates, and the abortion reporting system. Get informative fact sheets and reports on topics like abortion, sex & sexuality, stds, birth control, pregnancy, and the planned parenthood organization. The rate of abortion among american women is currently at its lowest point since roe v wade, according to a recent report by the guttmacher institute about 11 million abortions were performed.
2016 illinois abortion statistics reported induced pregnancy termination married (illinois residents) illinois residents 32,663. Abortion statistics for the united states according to the latest estimates from the alan guttmacher institute, there were 926,200 abortions performed during 2014 in the united states. It is estimated that half of all pregnancies in australia are unplanned and that half of those are terminated also that between one quarter and one third of australian women will experience an abortion in their lifetime there is no standardised national data collection on unplanned pregnancy and abortion in australia, and different states have different laws and regulations – and.