Abortion Worldwide Report published

by Thomas W. Jacobson and Wm. Robert Johnston
last updated 29 April 2018


We announce publication of the Abortion Worldwide Report in cooperation with the Global Life Campaign. This project merges our research on historical worldwide abortion numbers and policies and combines it with issue briefs and recommendations for pro-life policies. It will serve as an information resource for international pro-life efforts, as well as a robust compilation of available worldwide abortion statistics.

Editors and authors: Thomas W. Jacobson and Wm. Robert Johnston
Additional contributing author: Nicholas Eberstadt

See the Global Life Campaign website for more information or to purchase the book.


Link to announcement event hosted by the Family Research Council

Abortion Worldwide Report: 100 Countries, 1 Century, 1 Billion babies (release presentation)

Thomas W. Jacobson presented at the National Right to Life Convention on 1 July 2017


The full Abortion Worldwide Report was published in April 2018

Contents of the Abortion Worldwide Report (AWR) (links to pre-publication sample chapters at the Global Life Campaign):


Supporting material includes the following AWR Working Papers:

This research has built upon, and improved upon, the international data in the Abortion statistics and other data pages. The new data will be integrated into these pages in the coming weeks.


News items on the release:


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