Category Archives: Abortion Statistics

Abortion numbers in Minnesota hit plateau, while Planned Parenthood sees large increase

By Bill Poehler, Minnesota Citizens Concerned for Life (MCCL) ST. PAUL — Planned Parenthood continues its abortion business expansion despite overall state and national trends of declining abortion numbers. As Minnesota’s largest abortionist, Planned Parenthood grew its

Indiana Abortion Rate Drops for Eighth Consecutive Year

Substantial Abortion Rate Drop also among St. Joseph County Residents INDIANAPOLIS – Newly released data from the Indiana State Department of Health’s (ISDH) annual abortion report shows that in 2016, there were 7,277 abortions, compared to 7,957 abortions

Louisiana’s 2016 Abortion Rates Fall for Second Straight Year

NEW ORLEANS – The number of abortions in Louisiana decreased by 4 percent from 2015 to 2016, according to preliminary figures provided to Louisiana Right to Life recently by the Louisiana Department of Health. It was the

Nearly 10,000 Minnesota lives lost to abortion in 2016

By Bill Poehler ST. PAUL — Abortion numbers in Minnesota rose to 9,953 last year after having fallen in 2015 to their lowest level — 9,861 abortions– since 1974, according to the state’s 2016 Abortion Report. The

Annual Abortion Report expected June 30 from Minnesota Department of Health

Minnesota Citizens Concerned for Life (MCCL) will provide an analysis of the Report to the Legislature: Induced Abortions in Minnesota for the year 2016, shortly after its anticipated release on Friday morning, June 30. The annual abortion

2016 abortion statistics highlight the brutal reality of the abortion industry in England and Wales

"Abortion is a significant mental health risk factor and the abortion industry in this country is betraying women on a massive scale."

Editor’s note. The following comes from our friends at SPUC–the Society for the Protection of Unborn Children and is reposted with permission. The 2016 Abortion Statistics for England and Wales were published today, and they serve to highlight the

Michigan abortions decreased 2.8 percent in 2016

Figure 1: Rates of Abortions for Michigan Occurrences, Per 1,000 Women

Editor’s note. This was provided by Right to Life of Michigan, NRLC’s state affiliate. Statistics published by the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services show induced abortions in Michigan declined by 2.8 percent from 2015 to

Kansas abortion total down; number of dismemberment abortions up

By Kathy Ostrowski, Legislative Director, Kansans for Life The Kansas Department of Health & Environment (KDHE) Tuesday reported a 2.4% drop in the total number of Kansas abortions for 2016, compared to 2015. There were 6,810 abortions

23,630 fewer unborn babies lost their lives in California in 2014 than in 2011

By Dave Andrusko NRL News and NRL News Today have written extensively about the latest abortion numbers produced by the pro-abortion Guttmacher Institute. In a report issued in January, Guttmacher found that for the first time since

Abortions continue to decrease in Arizona

By Dave Andrusko The good news continues in Arizona as the number of abortions in 2015 continued a downward trend that began in 2011. The Arizona Department of Health Services reported that for the 2015 reporting year,

Guess how many abortions were done in Ontario in 2014/2015?

Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne

By Patricia Maloney, Editor, Run with Life Blogspot. In 2010 the Ontario government made a change to Ontario’s Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (FIPPA). What they did was exclude everything and anything related to

Reflections on the Guttmacher Report, One Day Later

By Dave Andrusko Imagine you are the movers and shakers at the Guttmacher Institute. Formerly the research arm of Planned Parenthood, but now, as an “independent” think tank, your abortion statistics are treated almost reverentially, as if