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Health > Births and maternity > Abortion > Legal abortions total: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Legally induced abortions by urban/rural residence of woman.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Russia 1.12 million 2011
2 United States 825,564 2008
3 India 581,215 1991
4 France 208,290 2009
5 United Kingdom 202,402 2011
6 Japan 202,106 2011
7 Ukraine 169,131 2011
8 Kazakhstan 137,808 1999
9 Spain 118,359 2011
10 Italy 114,793 2009
11 Germany 108,867 2011
12 Uzbekistan 104,620 1996
13 Romania 103,386 2011
14 Canada 91,310 2006
15 Cuba 83,943 2011
16 Hungary 38,443 2011
17 Sweden 37,696 2011
18 Belarus 32,031 2011
19 Bulgaria 31,716 2011
20 Georgia 30,590 2011
21 Dominican Republic 29,167 2005
22 South Africa 28,978 1998
23 Azerbaijan 26,799 2010
24 Netherlands 24,141 1998
25 Czech Republic 24,055 2011
26 Tunisia 23,300 1988
27 Serbia 22,867 2008
28 Kyrgyzstan 21,675 2010
29 Belgium 19,578 2011
30 Israel 19,575 2010
31 Portugal 17,932 2009
32 Tajikistan 17,503 2011
33 Greece 16,495 2005
34 Denmark 16,362 2010
35 New Zealand 15,863 2011
36 Norway 15,343 2011
37 Moldova 14,785 2010
38 Armenia 13,797 2009
39 Mongolia 12,492 2010
40 Republic of Macedonia 12,028 1997
41 Hong Kong 11,863 2011
42 Slovakia 11,789 2011
43 Switzerland 10,694 2011
44 Singapore 10,624 2012
45 Finland 10,491 2011
46 Albania 8,335 2008
47 Costa Rica 7,697 2010
48 Latvia 7,089 2011
49 Estonia 6,668 2011
50 Lithuania 6,205 2011
51 Puerto Rico 5,538 2006
52 Croatia 4,347 2011
53 Slovenia 4,328 2010
54 Australia 2,519 1971
55 Bahrain 2,452 2011
56 Martinique 2,392 2006
57 Montenegro 1,952 2005
58 Chile 1,841 2005
59 French Guiana 1,661 2006
60 New Caledonia 1,466 1998
61 Mexico 1,041 2011
62 Belize 990 1991
63 Iceland 969 2011
64 Greenland 858 2010
65 Poland 669 2011
66 Guadeloupe 561 1980
67 Seychelles 556 2010
68 Jersey 296 1993
69 Bermuda 272 2012
70 Qatar 169 2005
71 Guernsey 89 2000
72 Faeroe Islands 46 2007
73 Turks and Caicos Islands 32 2005
74 Anguilla 21 2005
75 Botswana 17 1984
76 Panama 11 2000
77 Norfolk Island 0.0 1974

Citation

"All countries compared for Health > Births and maternity > Abortion > Legal abortions total", United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Health/Births-and-maternity/Abortion/Legal-abortions-total

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