Historical abortion statistics, Scotland (UK)

compiled by Wm. Robert Johnston
last updated 22 October 2017

Definition of table data:

yearlive birthsabortionsstillbirthsabortion ratioabortion %
occurrencesresidents onlynonresidentsout of areaall to residentsoccurrencesall to residentsoccurrencesall to residents
192992,880          
193094,549          
193192,220          
193291,000          
193386,546          
193488,836          
193587,928          
193688,928          
193787,810          
193888,627          
193986,913          
194086,392          
194189,748          
194290,703          
194394,669          
194495,920          
194586,924          
1946104,413          
1947113,147          
1948100,344          
194995,674          
195092,530          
195190,639          
195290,422          
195390,913          
195492,315          
195592,539          
195695,313          
195797,977          
195899,481          
195999,251          
1960101,292          
1961101,169          
1962104,334          
1963102,691          
1964104,355          
1965100,660          
196696,536          
196796,221          
196894,7861,5441,537701,537 16.316.21.601.60
196990,2903,5563,5312503,531 39.439.13.793.76
197087,3355,2545,23618 5,236 60.260.05.675.66
197186,7286,3336,305285246,8291,15573.078.76.817.30
197278,5507,6097,586238358,4211,05396.9107.28.839.68
197374,3927,5427,521211,0688,589873101.4115.59.2010.35
197470,0937,5687,56171,0268,587850108.0122.59.7410.91
197567,9437,3277,289381,0548,343765107.8122.89.7310.94
197664,8957,2197,1141059508,064629111.2124.310.0111.05
197762,3427,3347,1771578408,017553117.6128.610.5311.39
197864,2957,4517,3511009768,327524115.9129.510.3911.47
197968,3667,7847,698861,0288,726475113.9127.610.2211.32
198068,8927,9057,877281,1799,056463114.7131.510.2911.62
198169,0549,0078,979289989,977436130.4144.511.5412.62
198266,1968,4258,393328989,291386127.3140.411.2912.31
198365,0788,4598,446138009,246379130.0142.111.5012.44
198465,1069,1559,141147819,922379140.6152.412.3313.22
198566,6769,1899,174157289,902366137.8148.512.1112.93
198665,8129,6289,6111775110,362385146.3157.412.7613.60
198766,2419,4609,4491174210,191339142.8153.812.5013.33
198866,21210,12810,1111785110,962357153.0165.613.2714.20
198963,48010,20910,1911878810,979319160.8173.013.8514.75
199065,97310,21910,1982178410,982349154.9166.513.4114.27
199167,02411,06811,0462271211,758369165.1175.414.1714.92
199265,78910,81810,7912757311,364356164.4172.714.1214.73
199363,33711,07611,0591744111,500409174.9181.614.8815.37
199461,65611,39211,3712136311,734381184.8190.315.6015.99
199560,05111,14311,1311229111,422397185.6190.215.6515.98
199659,29611,97811,9572132912,286381202.0207.216.8117.16
199759,44012,10912,0872232212,409319203.7208.816.9217.27
199857,31912,48512,4582737712,835351217.8223.917.8918.30
199955,14712,16812,1452334312,488286220.6226.418.0818.46
200053,07611,99711,9762134512,321298226.0232.118.4418.84
200152,52712,12812,1082033712,445301230.9236.918.7619.15
200251,27011,87011,8403033712,177278231.5237.518.8019.19
200352,43212,30812,2693936612,635296234.7241.019.0119.42
200453,95712,46212,4214135712,778317231.0236.818.7619.15
200554,38612,66512,6254031012,935292232.9237.818.8919.21
200655,69013,16713,1313636213,493296236.4242.319.1219.50
200757,78113,77813,7334537714,110327238.5244.219.2519.63
200860,04113,90813,8723629714,169325231.6236.018.8119.09
200959,04613,11213,0743827613,350317222.1226.118.1718.44
201058,79112,94812,9282025413,182291220.2224.218.0518.32
201158,59012,55812,5322623312,765299214.3217.917.6517.89
201258,02712,57012,5353521212,747274216.6219.717.8118.01
201356,01411,94611,9182818212,100234213.3216.017.5817.76
201456,72511,77811,7631516211,925228207.6210.217.1917.37
201555,09812,13412,1181617412,292211220.2223.118.0518.24
201654,48812,06312,056718112,237236221.4224.618.1318.34
yearlive birthsabortionsstillbirthsabortion ratioabortion %
occurrencesresidents onlynonresidentsout of areaall to residentsoccurrencesall to residentsoccurrencesall to residents

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Last modified 22 October 2017.
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