Abortion statistics and other data--Johnston`s Archive

Historical abortion statistics, Arkansas (USA)

compiled by Wm. Robert Johnston
last updated 16 March 2014

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

Arkansas county level data also available: abortions and live births and abortion percentages with state map.

yearlive births abortions, reported
(CDC/state)
abortions
(AGI)
fetal
deaths
abortion ratioabortion % abortion
rate,
residents
total in stateresidents, in state only residents, in and out of statetotal in state residents, in state onlyresidents, in and out of state all in stateresidents, in/out of stateall in state residents, in/out of state
1940 38712            
1941 40416            
1942 42494            
1943 42589            
1944 41560            
1945 39730            
1946 45457            
1947 49152            
1948 48254            
1949 47790            
1950 45699            
1951 45703            
1952 44555            
1953 43528            
1954 43747            
1955 42048            
1956 42898            
1957 42474            
1958 41722            
1959 41179            
1960 41006            
1961 41559            
1962 42316            
1963 41846            
1964 41650            
1965 37568            
1966 34460            
1967 33285            
1968 32575            
1969 33921            
1970 35457            
1971(35776) 637       17.8  1.7  
1972 32985 793 800 800     24.0 24.3 2.3 2.42.0
1973 32687 1138   1140    34.9  3.4  
1974 33835 1694 1694 2057 1940    57.3 60.8 5.4 5.74.7
1975 33632 1925 1925 2493 2610    77.6 74.1 7.2 6.95.5
1976 33294 3286 3286 4540 4210  6000  126.4 180.2 11.2 15.3 13.0
1977 34702 2726 2726 3496 3570 3530 4910  102.9 141.5 9.3 12.4 10.4
1978 33822 5014 5014 5854 5150 4930 6930  152.3 204.9 13.2 17.0 14.3
1979 35008 6059 5696 6807 6110 5740 7700  174.5 219.9 14.9 18.0 15.5
1980 36863 5995 5679 7306 6190 5860 7710  167.9 209.2 14.4 17.3 15.3
1981 35386 5722  917 6370  7890  180.0 223.0 15.3 18.2 15.5
1982 34166 5437(5279)(5279) 6660 6420 8270  194.9 242.1 16.3 19.5 16.2
1983 33630 5186(5036)(5036)     154.2 149.7 13.4 13.09.8
1984 33440 5243(6523)(6523) 4680  6590  156.8 197.1 13.6 16.5 12.7
1985 35079 5135(6378)(6378) 5420 5230 7050  154.5 201.0 13.4 16.7 13.5
1986 34063 6437(6237)(6237)     189.0 183.1 15.9 15.511.9
1987 33375 6589(6411)(6411) 7030  8490  210.6 254.4 17.4 20.3 16.1
1988 34554 5439(5330)(5330) 6250  7860  180.9 227.5 15.3 18.5 15.0
1989 34997 4942(4818)(4818)     141.2 137.7 12.4 12.19.3
1990 36457 5953(5760)(5760)     163.3 158.0 14.0 13.611.0
1991 34588 6211(6010)(6010) 7150  8760  206.7 253.3 17.1 20.2 16.7
1992 34967 5675(5505)(5505) 7130  8690  203.9 248.5 16.9 19.9 16.5
1993 34248 5582(5387)(5387)     163.0 157.3 14.0 13.610.1
1994 34571 5885 6036 6036     170.2 174.6 14.5 14.911.3
1995 35175 5757 5261 5886 6010   987 170.9 167.3 14.6 14.310.9
1996 36371 5882(5335) 6082 6200  6680  170.5 183.7 14.6 15.5 12.3
1997 36478 5782(5181) 5905     158.5 161.9 13.7 13.9 10.8
1998 36865 5634 4997 5680     152.8 154.1 13.3 13.4 10.4
1999 36729 5755(5001) 5614(5320)  6080  156.7 165.5 13.5 14.2 11.2
2000 37783 5501 4548 5844 5540  5880  146.6 155.6 12.8 13.5 10.4
2001 37010 5924 4981 5687     160.1 153.7 13.8 13.3 10.1
2002 37437 5316 4511 5286     142.0 141.2 12.4 12.4 9.4
2003 37784 5408 4582 5335    259 143.1 141.2 12.5 12.4 9.5
2004 38573 4644 3835 4897(4610)  5230 281 120.4 135.6 10.7 11.9 9.3
2005 39070 4695 4062 4862 4710  5200  120.6 133.1 10.8 11.7 9.2
2006 40973 4988 4292 5139   5600  121.7 136.7 10.9 12.0 9.9
2007 40939 4845 4133 5037 4890  5690  119.4 139.0 10.7 12.2 10.0
2008 40269 4789 4054 5040 4890    121.4 125.2 10.8 11.1 8.9
2009 39738 4580 3960 4820     115.3 121.3 10.3 10.8 8.5
2010385404532393748494680   121.4125.810.811.28.5
2011387134033352335294370   112.991.210.18.46.2
201238337378233613370    98.787.99.08.15.9
2013             
yearlive births abortions, reported
(CDC/state)
abortions
(AGI)
fetal
deaths
abortion ratioabortion % abortion
rate,
residents
total in stateresidents, in state only residents, in and out of statetotal in state residents, in state onlyresidents, in and out of state all in stateresidents, in/out of stateall in state residents, in/out of state

Notes:

Sources:


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