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Abortion in the United States

To set up an interview with one of our experts, contact Rebecca Wind at 212-248-1953 or mediaworks@guttmacher.org

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An Overview of Abortion in the United States

FEBRUARY 2014

This presentation includes the most important and comprehensive statistics on the incidence of unintended pregnancy and abortion, the characteristics of women who have abortions, the safety of abortion and access to abortion services.

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Trends in Abortion in the United States, 1973–2011

FEBRUARY 2014

This presentation includes trends in abortion in the United States from 1973 to 2011 related to the annual number of abortions, the abortion rate among teenagers, the proportion of women getting abortions by race and income level, and access to abortion services.

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State-by-State Trends in Abortion in the United States

FEBRUARY 2014

This presentation provides an analysis (1973–2011) of abortion for each state, including the annual number of abortion, the number of abortion providers and a comparison to the national abortion rate.

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