Iowa abortion percentages by region

compiled by Wm. Robert Johnston
last modified 16 February 2020

Data for Iowa MCHRs, residents only

Note: Iowa reports abortion data by Maternal and Child Health Regions, not by counties; counties for each MCHR (with MCHR number) are listed below.

abortion ratioabortion %rank
MCHR counties and number1999-20022003-20062007-20102011-20142015-20181999-20022003-20062007-20102009-20122015-20181999-20022003-20062007-20102009-20122015-2018
Adair, Madison, Ringgold, Union (15)1071067578609.79.67.07.35.61714151113
Adams, Montgomery, Page, Taylor (19)33395533173.23.75.33.21.72323232525
Allamakee, Chickasaw, Clayton, Fayette, Howard, Winneshiek (21)107755649289.77.05.34.72.81821212222
Appanoose, Davis, Jefferson, Keokuk, Lucas, Monroe, Van Buren, Wapello (2)11711288875910.510.18.18.05.6121212914
Audubon, Calhoun, Carroll, Dallas, Greene, Guthrie, Sac (5)89895656438.18.15.35.34.12120202119
Benton, Hardin, Marshall, Tama (13)11510875725910.39.77.06.75.61313141516
Black Hawk, Bremer, Buchanan, Grundy (1)1741551241199914.813.411.110.79.067665
Boone, Story (16)18817812814011715.815.111.312.310.555523
Buena Vista, Clay, Dickinson, Emmet, O'Brien, Osceola, Palo Alto, Pocahontas (20)52535658285.05.05.35.52.72222221923
Butler, Cerro Gordo, Floyd, Franklin, Hancock, Kossuth, Mitchell, Winnebago, Worth (18)94936758418.68.56.35.53.92019192020
Cass, Crawford, Harrison, Monona, Shelby (6)33293936203.22.83.83.51.92425242424
Cedar, Clinton, Jackson (26)13913687754712.212.08.07.04.588131418
Cherokee, Ida, Lyon, Plymouth, Sioux (17)30343128152.93.33.12.71.52524252626
Clarke, Decatur, Marion, Warren, Wayne (3)1081066867609.89.66.46.35.71615181612
Delaware, Dubuque, Jones (11)1159774644710.38.86.96.14.51417171817
Des Moines, Lee (8)13312792927111.711.28.58.46.6911988
Fremont, Mills, Pottawattamie (22)14183048651.41.72.94.66.1262626239
Hamilton, Humboldt, Webster, Wright (25)12212990846410.911.48.27.86.01110111011
Henry, Washington (24)12313498755911.011.89.07.05.610981315
Iowa, Johnson (12)31328619017413423.922.316.014.811.811111
Jasper, Mahaska, Poweshiek (9)107967567649.68.86.96.36.01918161710
Linn (10)1961891351279916.415.911.911.39.033454
Louisa, Musactine (4)156172118938013.514.710.68.57.476777
Polk (23)20218814113712316.815.812.412.111.024332
Scott (14)1892021481359215.916.812.911.98.442246
Woodbury (7)1081009178409.89.18.47.23.91516101221
IOWA TOTAL142136102977712.412.09.28.87.1     


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Last modified 16 February 2020.
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