Abortion Statistics

Guttmacher Institute “Women Who Have Abortions” Infographic, 2013

Sources (quoted from http://www.guttmacher.org/media/infographics/US-women-abortions2.html):

  • By age 45 about half of American women will have an unintended pregnancy and nearly 1 in 3 will have an abortion.
  • Demographic characteristics of women having abortions (age, race/ethnicity, religion, children, economic status, marital status).
  • 88% have their abortions in the first 12 weeks of pregnancy.
    • Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Abortion surveillance—United States, 2006, Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report, 2009, Vol. 58, No. SS-8.


Guttmacher Institute, “Abortion in the U.S. Has Become Concentrated Among Poor Women” Infographic (2013)

Sources (quoted from: http://www.guttmacher.org/media/infographics/abortion-concentrated-among-poor2.html)


Guttmacher Institute, “Racial and Ethnic Disparities In Reproductive Health Outcomes” Infographic (2013)

Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Reproductive Health Outcomes (740px)

Sources (quoted from: http://www.guttmacher.org/media/infographics/racial-ethnic-disparities2.html)

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