About how many abortions are there per year?

Answer There are several types of abortions, but all are designed to terminate a pregnancy, typically during the first trimester. Between 20 and 30 million legal abortions are performed worldwide yearly, ... Read More »

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How many abortions occur each year in the U.S.?

According to the Centers for Disease Control Abortion surveillance reports for the last several years, approximately 850,000 legal induced abortions occur in the United States every year. Unmarried... Read More »

How many females get abortions each year?

WORLDWIDENumber of abortions per year: Approximately 42 Million Number of abortions per day: Approximately 115,000UNITED STATESNumber of abortions per year: 1.37 Million (1996) Number of abortions... Read More »

How many teenagers have abortions a year?

According to the United States Census Bureau, 203,000 teens, ages 19 years and younger, had abortions during the year 2005. This was down from 244,000 teen abortions during 2000, and 364,000 teen a... Read More »

How many unsuccessful abortions are there a year?

According to The deVeber Institute for Bioethics and Social Research, about 700 abortions fail each year. In some cases, women elect to have a second procedure to complete the abortion, and some ot... Read More »