Abortion statistics and other data--Johnston`s Archive

Historical abortion statistics, British Columbia (Canada)

compiled by Wm. Robert Johnston
last updated 6 September 2019

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

yearlive births abortions, reported
(official)
abortions, occurrences, estimated (AWR) miscarriages abortion ratioabortion % abortion rate
all in arearesidents, in and out of area all in arearesidents, in/out of areaall in area residents, in/out of areaall in area residents, in/out of area
195027,116    369       
195128,077    365       
195229,827    375       
195331,746    375       
195432,946    373       
195534,138    381       
195636,241    413       
195738,744    422       
195839,577    414       
195939,971    404       
196040,116    437       
196138,591    410       
196238,128    377       
196337,478    476       
196435,897    485       
196533,669    447       
196632,502    409       
196732,899    422       
196833,687    433       
196935,383    468       
197036,861  2,901  407  78.7 7.30  
197134,852  7,045  442  202.1 16.82 14.98
197234,563  8,179  356  236.6 19.14 16.66
197334,352  9,176  339  267.1 21.08 17.87
197435,450  10,024  3,843  282.8 22.04 18.60
197536,281  10,076  3,798  277.7 21.74 17.96
197635,848  10,704  3,633  298.6 22.99 18.56
197736,691  11,271  3,724  307.2 23.50 19.02
197837,231  12,483  3,802  335.3 25.11 20.44
197938,432  12,716  3,600  330.9 24.86 20.17
198040,104  12,673  3,635  316.0 24.01 19.32
198141,474  12,619  3,591  304.3 23.33 18.57
198242,747  12,566  3,268  294.0 22.72 18.15
198342,919  11,597  3,313  270.2 21.27 16.61
198443,911  11,449  3,169  260.7 20.68 16.19
198543,127  11,264  2,834  261.2 20.71 15.80
198641,967  11,386  2,956  271.3 21.34 15.84
198741,814 (8,540)11,410  3,097 204.2272.916.9621.44(11.8)15.71
198842,930 11,180 10,951  2,934 260.4255.120.6620.3215.1214.81
198943,769 11,340 11,098  3,078 259.1253.620.5820.2314.9814.66
199045,617 11,860 12,471  3,117 260.0273.420.6321.4715.2216.01
199145,612 12,550   2,984 275.1 21.58 15.83 
199246,156 14,190 14,733  2,707 307.4319.223.5124.2017.5518.22
199346,026 15,010 14,302  2,626 326.1310.724.5923.7118.1617.30
199446,998 15,180 13,914  2,638 323.0296.124.4122.8417.9316.43
199546,820 15,189 13,848  2,363 324.4295.824.4922.8317.5616.01
199646,138 16,007 15,689  2,108 346.9340.025.7625.3817.9917.63
199744,577 16,501 15,582  1,948 370.2349.627.0225.9018.2917.27
199843,072 15,459 15,482  1,721 358.9359.426.4126.4417.1417.16
199941,939 14,676 14,642  1,737 349.9349.125.9225.8816.2816.24
200040,672 14,070 14,009 14,070 1,525 345.9344.425.7025.6215.6515.58
200140,575 15,820 15,908 15,820 1,282 389.9392.128.0528.1617.5817.68
200240,065 16,076 15,967 16,076 1,304 401.2398.528.6428.5017.9717.85
200340,496 15,669 15,499 15,669 1,176 386.9382.727.9027.6817.6717.47
200440,489 14,738 14,145 14,738 1,207 364.0349.426.6925.8916.6916.02
200540,827 14,927 14,444 14,927 1,098 365.6353.826.7726.1316.9316.38
200641,729   (15,350)327     (17.4) 
200743,649 15,770 5,981 15,770 355 361.3137.026.5412.0517.836.76
200844,276 12,914 5,692 (15,420) 291.7128.622.5811.39(17.3)6.40
200944,993 12,461 5,091 (15,060) 277.0113.221.6910.16(16.8)5.69
201043,810 12,149 4,744 (14,700) 277.3108.321.719.77(16.3)5.26
201144,129 14,341 4,261 14,341  325.096.624.538.8115.864.71
201244,008 7,128 4,139 (13,740) 162.094.113.948.60(15.0)4.53
201343,779 9,574 4,233 (13,140) 218.796.717.948.82(14.3)4.61
201444,376 9,196 4,101 (12,547) 207.292.417.178.46(13.6)4.43
201544,298 13,166 3,995 13,166  297.290.222.918.2714.174.30
201645,268 13,116 3,850 13,116  289.785.022.477.8414.004.11
201744,634 13,182 3,752 13,182  295.384.122.807.7513.903.96
2018           
2019           
yearlive births abortions, reported
(official)
abortions, occurrences, estimated (AWR) miscarriages abortion ratioabortion % abortion rate
all in arearesidents, in and out of area all in arearesidents, in/out of areaall in area residents, in/out of areaall in area residents, in/out of area

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