Abortion Facts – 90 Unknown Facts About Abortion

Unknown facts about abortion

The abortion rates across the sub regions of Asia remained the same between 2003 and 2008.

When abortion is legal, it is safe, and where it is highly restricted, it is typically unsafe.

Legally induced abortion results in only 0.6 deaths per 100,000 procedures in U.S.

6 in 10 women who obtained abortion in 2002 were mothers.

In China, 1 million girl fetuses are aborted each year and tens of thousands of girl babies are abandoned because of the country’s one child policy.

In India, between 100,000 and 500,000 abortions occur every year as the fetus is a female.

The first induced abortion occurred in ancient China in 2700 BC.

75% of women claim that finances are the reason they choose abortion in U.S.

Less than 3% of abortions are performed because the child has a disability.

There are 700 abortions for every 1,000 births.