Tennessee abortion percentages by county

compiled by Wm. Robert Johnston
last modified 10 October 2017

Note: For most years Tennessee has only reported total abortions and fetal deaths. Figures here are estimates for abortions only.

Data for Tennessee counties, residents only

abortion ratioabortion %rank
county1999-20022003-20062007-20102010-20132013-20161999-20022003-20062007-20102010-20132013-20161999-20022003-20062007-20102010-20132013-2016
Anderson1791331111192715.211.710.010.62.681423117
Bedford13010510292 11.59.59.28.4 23333129 
Benton107888857 9.78.18.15.4 47504166 
Bledsoe46355439 4.43.45.13.8 93927784 
Blount166149125112 14.212.911.110.1 12101315 
Bradley98837366 9.07.76.86.2 50555657 
Campbell94765561 8.67.05.25.7 58637363 
Cannon721045571 6.89.45.36.6 82367252 
Carroll9410611291 8.69.610.18.3 59302130 
Carter118755531 10.57.05.23.1 36647487 
Cheatham130117111103 11.510.510.09.4 24232419 
Chester85868784 7.87.98.07.8 67534238 
Claiborne102898283 9.38.17.67.7 48494841 
Clay74565142 6.95.34.94.1 81857981 
Cocke124109121100 11.09.810.89.1 29271625 
Coffee1161029183 10.49.38.47.7 38383840 
Crockett1091038680 9.89.37.97.4 45374344 
Cumberland98856866 8.97.86.36.2 51546258 
Davidson29926724522420023.021.119.718.316.722222
Decatur85826881 7.87.66.47.5 70566142 
Dekalb93504860 8.54.84.65.6 62888365 
Dickson11595112102 10.38.710.09.2 40412221 
Dyer1138699104 10.27.99.09.5 42523218 
Fayette192159138169 16.113.712.114.4 4893 
Fentress45304454 4.32.94.25.1 94958770 
Franklin96899179 8.78.18.47.3 54483746 
Gibson114909790 10.28.28.98.3 41473531 
Giles120116111121 10.710.410.010.8 32242510 
Grainger85695754 7.86.45.35.1 68707171 
Greene120926767 10.78.46.36.2 31446356 
Grundy61313930 5.83.03.82.9 88949089 
Hamblen1241119080 11.010.08.27.4 28263945 
Hamilton15913877715813.712.17.16.65.5131154515
Hancock49362029 4.73.51.92.9 92919590 
Hardeman152129173162 13.211.414.813.9 151854 
Hardin78767865 7.27.17.26.1 75615160 
Hawkins95745737 8.76.95.43.6 55657085 
Haywood166159184160 14.313.715.513.8 11735 
Henderson110806486 9.97.46.07.9 44586635 
Henry971059984 8.89.59.07.8 53353337 
Hickman9312011677 8.510.710.47.1 60221948 
Houston87536276 8.05.05.87.0 65866749 
Humphreys95787260 8.77.26.75.7 56595764 
Jackson134927549 11.88.46.94.7 20435576 
Jefferson12210811489 10.99.710.28.2 30292032 
Johnson97573519 8.95.43.41.8 52819395 
Knox22319018115813918.216.015.313.712.233463
Lake113638273 10.15.97.66.8 43794750 
Lauderdale127108123117 11.39.811.010.5 26281513 
Lawrence66495456 6.24.75.15.3 85897668 
Lewis78574051 7.25.33.84.9 76838974 
Lincoln120648493 10.76.07.78.5 33764628 
Loudon12812310784 11.411.09.67.7 25202739 
Macon65533536 6.15.03.43.5 86879286 
Madison18016316715711215.314.014.313.610.166674
Marion94685949 8.66.35.64.7 57736975 
Marshall13511210388 11.910.09.38.1 19252933 
Maury169137136108 14.512.112.09.8 10121017 
McMinn99908464 9.08.37.86.0 49464561 
McNairy75688080 7.06.37.47.4 79724943 
Meigs75636571 6.96.06.16.6 80776553 
Monroe84717864 7.86.67.26.0 71675062 
Montgomery178177155141 15.115.113.412.3 9489 
Moore58667025 5.56.26.52.4 89756094 
Morgan64634653 6.05.94.45.0 87788472 
Obion81687177 7.56.46.77.1 73715847 
Overton69574842 6.55.44.64.0 84828283 
Perry75604947 7.05.74.74.5 78808177 
Pickett93763852 8.57.13.64.9 61609173 
Polk55484231 5.34.64.13.0 91908888 
Putnam14312310394 12.510.99.48.6 17212827 
Rhea86877869 8.08.07.26.5 66515255 
Roane12413011997 11.111.510.68.8 27151826 
Robertson11510696100 10.39.68.89.1 39323624 
Rutherford183164156145 15.514.113.512.7 5578 
Scott42344542 4.03.24.34.0 95938682 
Sequatchie88715546 8.16.65.24.4 64687579 
Sevier157154124116 13.613.311.010.4 1491414 
Shelby37032133631523227.024.325.224.018.811111
Smith76915955 7.18.35.65.2 77456869 
Stewart899286101 8.28.47.99.2 63424423 
Sullivan1339552273111.78.75.02.73.0224078926
Sumner147134127118 12.811.811.310.5 16131212 
Tipton139130130109 12.211.511.59.9 18161116 
Trousdale1099612086 9.88.810.77.9 46391736 
Unicoi118764929 10.57.04.72.8 35628091 
Union84744545 7.76.94.34.3 72668580 
Van Buren57563526 5.45.33.32.6 90849493 
Warren80816566 7.47.56.16.1 74576459 
Washington1791298947 15.211.48.24.4 7174078 
Wayne72677057 6.76.36.55.4 83745967 
Weakley1161059888 10.49.58.98.1 37343434 
White85697770 7.86.57.26.5 69695354 
Williamson119106103103 10.69.69.39.3 34313020 
Wilson133124111102 11.811.110.09.2 21192622 
TENNESSEE19917316515112316.614.814.113.111.0     


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