2016 illinois abortion statistics reported induced pregnancy termination married (illinois residents) illinois residents 32,663. Facts 4 and 5 are about the corruption of the abortion industry facts 6 and 7 are about how abortion affects women and facts 8-10 are about the humanity of the unborn. Read cnn's abortion fast facts for information about abortion laws and statistics in the united states. Abortion facts for many people, abortion is more of an idea than a hard reality often the most stalwart abortion proponents know little about how many abortions are actually performed in the united states, or what the principal abortion methods are.
Views on abortion, 1995-2017 as of 2017, public support for legal abortion remains as high as it has been in two decades of polling currently, 57% say abortion should be legal in all or most cases, while 40% say it should be illegal in all or most cases. 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. 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.
Pro-choice reasoning response to common pro-choice views some arguments against the pro-life side are directed to the abortion issue itself, while others focus more on the perceived hypocrisy or insensitivity of pro-lifers. Abortion is the ending of pregnancy due to removing an embryo or fetus before it can survive outside the uterus an abortion that occurs spontaneously is also. The following are some statistics about abortion in america: of the 16 million abortions performed in the us each year, 91 percent are performed during the first trimester (12 or fewer weeks. Priests for life offers support and information on pro life and anti abortion find facts and arguments against abortion and pro-life pros and cons.
Abortion kills more african-americans than the seven leading causes of death combined islam allows abortion if the pregnancy is a threat to the woman's life or if it's the result of a rape and is less than 4 months old. 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 go to content go to navigation go to navigation go to site search homepage. Abortion access is one of the most hotly contested topics in the united states' current political climate but what many people don't understand is that a woman's right to choose is a matter.
Teen abortion facts also report that the risk of breast cancer almost doubles if an abortion is performed on a first pregnancy during the first trimester of the pregnancy the risk of cervical cancer also increases with the number of abortions the woman has undergone. 18 shocking abortion statistics rape victims 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. Abortion statistics in the united states: in 2003, about 16 women for every 1,000 women aged 15-44 years had an abortion, and for every 1,000 live births, about 241 abortions were performed, according to the centers for disease control and prevention. Facts on abortion in oregon did you know oregon is the only state in the country without any laws that restrict or limit abortion (see a ranking of abortion laws in all 50 states here. Abortion statistics by race facts the differential between the abortion ratio for black women and that for white women has increased from 20 in 1989 (the first year for which black and other races were reported separately) to 30 in 2000.
1 abortion every 30 seconds these statistics include only surgical and medical abortions because many contraceptive measures are abortifacients (drugs that induce or cause abortions), it is important not to overlook the number of children killed by chemical abortions. 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. Read facts about abortion » abortion myths throughout the history of legal abortion, anti-abortion extremists have used propaganda, misinformation, and outright lies to dissuade women from choosing abortion. Abortion facts around the world: 1/3 of all pregnancies worldwide are unplanned approximately 25% of the world population lives in countries with highly restrictive abortion laws, mostly in asia, africa and latin america one woman dies every 7 minutes around the world due to an unsafe illegal abortion.
Outlawing abortion is very dangerous, both for women and their children adoption still requires women to carry a baby to term and then give birth, both of which are also inherently dangerous. Abortion statistics (adapted from the alan guttmacher institute, wwwagi-usaorg) abortion is a common experience: at current rates, about 1 in 3 american women will have had an abortion by the time she reaches age 45. 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.
Abortion methods the medical facts about how abortions are performed abortion testimonies true personal stories of men and women who have had, or been affected by abortion more facts. Choose adoption or abortion - facts and stats for many women, parenting a child is simply not an option - maybe they are financially limited, in the middle of their education, or they simply do not see themselves ever becoming parents. From the alan guttmacher institute facts in brief on induced abortion worldwide, the lifetime average is about 1 abortion per woman 13% of pregnancy-related deaths worldwide are related to complications of unsafe abortion.