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ABORTION

Abortion Incidence

How many abortions occur each year worldwide?

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Are women in developed countries more likely to have an abortion than women in developing countries?

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How many abortions occur each year in the United States?

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How does the U.S. rate of abortion compare with the worldwide rate?

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How likely is it that a U.S. woman will obtain an abortion in her lifetime?

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Is abortion becoming more or less common in the United States?

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How many abortions occurred before the procedure became legal throughout the United States in 1973?

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