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The term “teens” refers to 15–19-year-olds, unless otherwise specified.
Abortion Among Teens
What proportion of all U.S. abortions occur among teens?
What is the abortion rate among American teens?
What proportion of all unsafe abortions in the developing world occur among teens?
Does obtaining an abortion have an impact on U.S. teens’ mental health?
Do many states have laws requiring parental involvement in teens’ abortions?
What is the effect of laws requiring parental involvement in teens’ abortions?