Category Archives: Abortion Statistics

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

Guttmacher survey results for 2013 and for 2014 find U.S. abortions drop to well under one million

By Randall K. O’Bannon, Ph.D. NRL Director of Education & Research For the first time since 1974, the number of abortions performed in the United States has dropped below one million–926,190 for 2014. Even better news, longer

Guttmacher reports abortions well under one million in 2013 and 2014

Lowest abortion total since 1974 By Dave Andrusko The Guttmacher Institute’s long-awaited new report hit the Internet this morning and the bottom line is wonderful news (unless you are Guttmacher): There were 926,200 abortions in 2014, the

New Guttmacher study shows abortion numbers hit historic low in 2014

WASHINGTON – A new report released today by the Guttmacher Institute found that in 2014, for the first time since 1975, the annual number of abortions dropped below one million. “Abortion Incidence and Service Availability in the

Thanks to YOU, Lives are Being Saved at Unprecedented Numbers in Pennsylvania

By Maria Gallagher, Legislative/PAC Director, Pennsylvania Pro-Life Federation When I first saw the figures, I could hardly believe my eyes. The number of abortions in Pennsylvania had dropped to the lowest level ever recorded since the Pennsylvania

Good News for Women and Families as Abortion Numbers Decline in Pennsylvania

Technology and Support for Pregnant Women Help Abortion Totals Tumble to the lowest number ever recorded HARRISBURG, Pa. – The number of abortions in Pennsylvania declined in 2015 to a record low—a welcome development for women and

Media Silence: NYC Abortion Rate Is 60% of Birth Rate

By Katie Yoder Over Thanksgiving weekend, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) quietly released its latest Abortion Surveillance report for 2013. That is a year remembered by the pro-life movement for the trial and conviction

The Demographics behind the CDC’s 5% decline in abortions in 2013

CDC Report on 2013 Part 2 By Randall K. O’Bannon, NRL Director of Education & Research Editor’s note. On Tuesday Dr. O’Bannon looked at the latest decline in the number of abortions, abortion rates, and abortion ratios

CDC Report on 2013 Abortion data show big declines in National and State Figures: Part One

By Randall K. O’Bannon, Ph.D., NRL Director of Education & Research On the eve of Thanksgiving, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control (CDC) released its latest abortion surveillance report, with figures from 2013. Abortion numbers, rates, and

Abortions in Utah remain near historic lows

By Dave Andrusko The Utah Department of Health is reporting that for 2015 the state’s already very low abortion rate continues to be just over a third of the national average, more evidence the state is strongly

Abortion in Minnesota, 2015: Fewer unborn babies aborted

Annual abortion report shows more women find lifesaving alternatives, choose life Editor’s note. My family and I will be on vacation through September 7. I will occasionally add new items but for the most part we will