Top Facts & Statistics
11abortions per 1,000 women aged 15-49 occurred annually in high-income countries where abortion is broadly legal, 2015-2019
50%of unintended pregnancies ended in abortion annually in 2015-2019 in countries that restrict abortion
32abortions per 1,000 women aged 15–49 in Latin America occurred annually in 2015-2019
Hear From An Expert
Women in India face considerable challenges trying to obtain abortion care. Permitting midlevel providers to provide medication abortion can help address this situation by expanding the number of providers and facilities qualified to offer this care.