Abortion statistics and other data--Johnston`s Archive

Historical abortion statistics, Ireland

compiled by Wm. Robert Johnston
last updated 25 February 2017

Definition of table data (see notes after table for additional information):

yearlive birthsabortions, reportedabortions, residents, in country onlyabortions, residents, obtained abroadabortions, residents, totalabortions, residents (AWR)miscarriagesfetal deathsabortion ratioabortion %abortion
rate,
residents
abortion
rate, residents (AWR)
residents, in/out of countryall in countryresidents, in/out of countryall in country
194865,930              
194964,153              
195063,263              
195162,878              
195264,631              
195362,558              
195462,534              
195561,622              
195660,740              
195761,242              
195859,510              
195960,188              
196060,735       1,361       
196159,825       1,264       
196261,782       1,241       
196363,246       1,169       
196464,072       1,126       
196563,525       1,072       
196662,215       996       
196761,307       1,000       
196861,004   64 64 64  934 1.0 0.10 0.12 
196962,912   218 218 218  893 3.5 0.35 0.41 
197064,382   261 261 261  904 4.1 0.40 0.48 
197167,551   1,225 1,225 1,225  881 18.1 1.78 2.24 
197268,527   975 975 975  901 14.2 1.40 1.74 
197368,713   1,195 1,195 1,195  829 17.4 1.71 2.07 
197468,907   1,421 1,421 1,421  867 20.6 2.02 2.40 
197567,178   1,575 1,575 1,575  774 23.4 2.29 2.58 
197667,718   1,822 1,822 1,822  765 26.9 2.62 2.91 
197768,892   2,185 2,185 2,185  757 31.7 3.07 3.40 
197870,299   2,550 2,550 2,550  659 36.3 3.50 3.88 
197972,539   2,809 2,809 2,809  684 38.7 3.73 4.16 
198074,064   3,324 3,324 3,324  681 44.9 4.30 4.82 
198172,158   3,605 3,605 3,605  600 50.0 4.76 5.11 
198270,843   3,654 3,654 3,654  571 51.6 4.90 5.07 
198367,117   3,677 3,677 3,677  581 54.8 5.19 5.02 
198464,062   3,948 3,948 3,948  542 61.6 5.81 5.30 
198562,388   3,888 3,888 3,888  516 62.3 5.87 5.16 
198661,620   3,920 3,920 3,920  479 63.6 5.98 5.15 
198758,433   3,673 3,673 3,673  416 62.9 5.91 4.78 
198854,600   3,839 3,839 3,839  386 70.3 6.57 4.99 
198952,018   3,721 3,721 3,721  330 71.5 6.68 4.85 
199053,044   4,064 4,064 4,064  327 76.6 7.12 5.295.98
199152,718   4,154 4,154 4,154  301 78.8 7.30 5.356.07
199251,089   4,254 4,254 4,254  285 83.3 7.69 5.416.17
199349,304   4,402 4,402 4,402  291 89.3 8.20 5.556.35
199448,255   4,590 4,590 4,590  297 95.1 8.69 5.736.59
199548,530   4,532 4,532 4,532  257 93.4 8.54 5.596.47
199650,390   4,894 4,894 4,894  262 97.1 8.85 5.956.94
199752,311   5,340 5,340 5,340  288 102.1 9.26 6.397.42
199853,551   5,891 5,891 5,891  255 110.0 9.91 6.938.03
199953,354   6,226 6,226 6,226  311 116.7 10.45 7.218.35
200054,239   6,391 6,391 6,391  325 117.8 10.54 7.348.46
200157,854   6,673 6,673 6,673  256 115.3 10.34 7.538.73
200260,503   6,522 6,522 6,522 117 274 107.8 9.73 7.188.42
200361,517   6,320 6,320 6,320  258 102.7 9.32 6.878.05
200461,684   6,217 6,217 6,217  321 100.8 9.16 6.677.76
200561,042   5,585 5,585 5,585  254 91.5 8.38 5.886.79
200664,237   5,042 5,042 5,503  252 78.5 7.28 5.176.52
200770,620   4,686 4,686 5,137  317 66.4 6.22 4.675.95
200873,996   4,600 4,600 4,951  294 62.2 5.85 4.515.62
200974,278   4,422 4,422 4,556  224 59.5 5.62 4.365.15
201073,724   4,402 4,402 4,433  273 59.7 5.63 4.415.05
201174,727   4,182 4,182 4,182  211 56.0 5.30  4.81
201272,225   4,006 4,006 4,006   55.5 5.26  4.64
201368,930   3,691 3,691 3,691   53.5 5.08  4.30
201467,462 26 (26)3,751 3,777 3,777   56.0 5.30  4.42
201565,909   3,485 3,485 3,485   52.9 5.02  4.09
2016              
2017              
yearlive birthsabortions, reportedabortions, residents, in country onlyabortions, residents, obtained abroadabortions, residents, totalabortions, residents (AWR)miscarriagesfetal deathsabortion ratioabortion %abortion
rate,
residents
abortion
rate, residents (AWR)
residents, in/out of countryall in countryresidents, in/out of countryall in country

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