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Barriers to Abortion Access
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- Some women must travel 50 miles or more to obtain an abortion
- 87% of counties lack an abortion provider; 35% of women live in those counties
- In 2012 alone, 43 abortion restrictions were enacted in 19 states.
- Major state abortion restrictions currently in effect
These graphics were made possible by a grant from the Wallace Alexander Gerbode Foundation.