South Africa: abortions and live births by province, 1997-2010


compiled by Wm. Robert Johnston
last updated 26 November 2011

Reported abortions by province, 1997-2010

province19971998199920002001200220032004200520062007200820092010province
Eastern Cape 2,6932,9383,1093,2654,6715,8146,8196,21010,03410,01511,52211,59610,4608,738Eastern Cape
Free State 2,5344,1074,0626,9194,8243,9494,9528,3438,8907,8348,6669,2756,6415,595Free State
Gauteng 13,50519,41719,29817,40820,32118,22729,02137,80633,72732,46423,26828,99532,81420,930Gauteng
KwaZulu-Nata 1,2595,1676,90011,5927,5339,59211,01510,60212,7069,6795,5115,6425,5404,332KwaZulu-Nata
Limpopo 5708521,7282,4934,5124,7064,2364,5874,3574,24110,8629,5228,6308,342Limpopo
Mpumalanga 1,5091,8572,5583,7283,5203,2182,2063,7571,346 1,8702,9702,4562,670Mpumalanga
Northern Cape4355526426157389107791,4081,3051,4182,0061,2421,2661,226Northern Cape
North West 2184552,2312,3293,1203,0702,0113,1652,3364,9484,9005,9785,8866,395North West
Western Cape 3,7965,0085,7756,7218,30010,06510,51311,15715,14913,31414,45118,39013,18810,508Western Cape
SOUTH AFRICA26,51940,35346,30355,07057,53959,55171,55287,03589,85083,91383,05693,61086,88168,736SOUTH AFRICA

Note: reporting for abortions is incomplete, particularly for 2009-2010.


Reported live births by province, 1997-2010

province19971998199920002001200220032004200520062007200820092010province
Eastern Cape 111,804140,989137,694125,450120,522122,450133,806148,722152,533150,859141,708136,091120,373106,431Eastern Cape
Free State 41,83243,15944,24445,30646,53347,05249,58953,28655,77456,12855,99557,01052,45550,678Free State
Gauteng 144,427133,221144,425148,680153,946156,988158,776179,740185,978192,359191,287197,256188,451179,210Gauteng
KwaZulu-Nata 176,362208,460216,174213,888209,135217,104204,883215,584227,961241,103228,779227,839206,486184,471KwaZulu-Nata
Limpopo 93,217107,568107,537101,529101,18496,60699,636113,118122,922120,349120,273123,916116,034109,128Limpopo
Mpumalanga 56,14563,41863,36464,29163,82361,91766,48874,75977,79984,37484,17785,58280,49470,011Mpumalanga
Northern Cape17,06415,70816,62116,93016,46816,59017,05918,81119,57923,79424,06724,60523,60522,538Northern Cape
North West 54,69459,90762,71763,65963,18262,19766,02773,76379,16678,73679,83581,67276,57869,706North West
Western Cape 82,99074,59681,00882,28683,47383,95385,29296,256102,364107,633107,206109,477104,03096,883Western Cape
unknown177,10192,35281,175104,38692,03595,46371,64233,46720,69812,84013,74019,24132,23550,590unknown
SOUTH AFRICA955,636939,378954,959966,405950,301960,320953,1981,007,5061,044,7741,068,1751,047,0671,062,6891,000,741939,646SOUTH AFRICA

Note: reporting for births is incomplete, particularly for 2009-2010.


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© 2004-2009, 2011 by Wm. Robert Johnston.
Last modified 26 November 2011.
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