Abortion statistics and other data--Johnston`s Archive

Historical abortion statistics, Iowa (USA)

compiled by Wm. Robert Johnston
last updated 16 March 2014

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

Iowa 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
1930 42733(2)      1340 0.0  0.0  
1931 41633(6)      1332 0.1  0.0  
1932 40164(6)      1278 0.1  0.0  
1933 39575(6)      1121 0.2  0.0  
1934 42463(6)      1142 0.1  0.0  
1935 41021(6)      1110 0.1  0.0  
1936 42746(8)      1159 0.2  0.0  
1937 42074(8)      1088 0.2  0.0  
1938 42931(8)      1077 0.2  0.0  
1939 42985(8)      1011 0.2  0.0  
1940 44347(8)      986 0.2  0.0  
1941 45485       966     
1942 47671       967     
1943 46579       935     
1944 45263       887     
1945 44497       819     
1946 55743(5)      977 0.1  0.0  
1947 63536(5)      1008 0.1  0.0  
1948 60396(5)      907 0.1  0.0  
1949 61765(5)      963 0.1  0.0  
1950 62550(5)      936 0.1  0.0  
1951 66123       922     
1952 64091       880     
1953 62521       870     
1954 63069       835     
1955 63624       769     
1956 63213       838     
1957 63497       782     
1958 62173       763     
1959 64473       760     
1960 64050       764     
1961 63408       728     
1962 61003       679     
1963 57840       681     
1964 55443       603     
1965 50970       579     
1966 48641       533     
1967 47217       559     
1968 46737       534     
1969 47235       482     
1970(48290)       480     
1971(45126)       481     
1972 41383       414     
1973 39303    2320   363 59.0  5.6  
1974 40627 4107 4107 4918 6010   424 147.9 121.1 12.9 10.88.3
1975 41771 1345 1147 1990 6220   369 148.9 47.6 13.0 4.53.3
1976 42131 5435 4245 5334 6770  7700 352 160.7 182.8 13.8 15.5 12.4
1977 45351 5097 2508 3873 7010 6670 9120 373 154.6 201.1 13.4 16.7 14.4
1978 44979 5512 3681 5161 7530 6220 8920 362 167.4 198.3 14.3 16.5 13.9
1979 47083 6247 3803 5298 9280 8700 10600 363 197.1 225.1 16.5 18.4 16.4
1980 48050 6895 4541 6101 9280 8120 9910 406 193.1 206.2 16.2 17.1 15.3
1981 46617 6288  74 8510  9620 336 182.6 206.4 15.4 17.1 14.8
1982 45631 5360(4953)(4953) 8230 7410 9290 311 180.4 203.6 15.3 16.9 14.4
1983 43783 5534(5069)(5069)    298 126.4 115.8 11.2 10.47.9
1984 42611 6045(5549)(5549) 10430  11160 332 244.8 261.9 19.7 20.8 17.5
1985 42084 5987(5538)(5538) 9930 9180 10870 255 236.0 258.3 19.1 20.5 17.2
1986 38794 6930(6466)(6466)    242 178.6 166.7 15.2 14.310.4
1987 38736 6369(5987)(5987) 8900  10090 264 229.8 260.5 18.7 20.7 16.4
1988 38506 6405  54 9420  10480 262 244.6 272.2 19.7 21.4 17.1
1989 37241 6358      238 170.7  14.6  
1990 39409 7166      263 181.8  15.4  
1991 36011 7029   7200  7790 235 199.9 216.3 16.7 17.8 12.7
1992 38120 6759   6970  7480 259 182.8 196.2 15.5 16.4 12.2
1993 37044 6324      238 170.7  14.6  
1994 35926 5914      208 164.6  14.1  
1995 36810 5899   6040   220 164.1  14.1  
1996 37139 7602   5780  6150 201 204.7 165.6 17.0 14.2 10.0
1997 36659 10022  1045    202 273.4 28.5 21.5 2.8 
1998 37282 6214  7318    224 166.7 196.3 14.3 16.4 12.1
1999 37558 6106 5502 6989(6000)  6530 222 162.6 186.1 14.0 15.7 11.6
2000 38266 6059 5470 6513 5970  6280 192 158.3 170.2 13.7 14.5 10.7
2001 37619 5722 5095 6354    230 152.1 168.9 13.2 14.4 10.5
2002 37559 6240 5384 6781    194 166.1 180.5 14.2 15.3 11.3
2003 38174 5916 5172 6506    201 155.0 170.4 13.4 14.6 10.9
2004 38355 6022 5303 5866(6040)  6050 215 157.5 157.7 13.6 13.6 10.2
2005 39116 5881 5198 5672 6370  6130 929 162.8 156.7 14.0 13.5 10.4
2006 40566 6728 5588 5957   6500 826 165.9 160.2 14.2 13.8 11.1
2007 40778 6649 5283 5571 7110  6660  174.4 163.3 14.8 14.0 11.5
2008 40156 6486 5549 5849 6560    163.4 145.7 14.0 12.7 10.1
2009 39589 5829 4879 5132     147.2 129.6 12.8 11.5 8.9
2010387195399437546436000   155.0119.913.410.78.1
2011382134815403142335640   147.6110.812.910.07.3
201238476  208     5.4 0.5 
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

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