Abortion statistics and other data--Johnston`s Archive

Historical abortion statistics, Japan

compiled by Wm. Robert Johnston
last updated 23 February 2017

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

Japan regional level data also available here.

yearlive birthsabortions, reportedabortions (AWR)abortions, estimatedabortions, residents, in country onlyabortions, residents, obtained abroadabortions, residents, totalmiscarriagesfetal deathsabortion ratioabortion %abortion
rate,
residents
abortion
rate, occurences (AWR)
residents, in/out of countryall in countryresidents, in/out of countryall in country
19472,678,792       123,837        
19482,681,624  (123,000)    143,963        
19492,696,638 246,104 246,104  246,104  246,104 192,677  91.391.38.368.364.9 
19502,337,507 489,111 489,111  489,111  489,111 216,974  209.2209.217.3017.3015.1 
19512,137,689 638,350 638,350  638,350  638,350 217,231  298.6298.622.9922.9921.3 
19522,005,162 805,524 805,524  805,524  805,524 203,824  401.7401.728.6628.6636.3 
19531,868,040 1,068,066 1,068,066  1,068,066  1,068,066 193,274  571.8571.836.3836.3847.7 
19541,769,580 1,143,059 1,143,059  1,143,059  1,143,059 187,119  645.9645.939.2439.2450.2 
19551,730,692 1,170,143 1,170,143 (1,200,000)1,170,143  1,170,143 183,265  676.1676.140.3440.3455.5 
19561,665,278 1,159,288 1,159,288  1,159,288  1,159,288 179,007  696.2696.241.0441.0453.9 
19571,566,713 1,122,316 1,122,316  1,122,316  1,122,316 176,353  716.4716.441.7441.7451.2 
19581,649,800 1,128,231 1,128,231  1,128,231  1,128,231 185,148  683.9683.940.6140.6150.6 
19591,622,800 1,098,853 1,098,853  1,098,853  1,098,853 181,893  677.1677.140.3740.3748.4 
19601,606,041 1,063,256 1,063,256 (1,000,000)1,063,256  1,063,256 179,281  662.0662.039.8339.8346.7 
19611,586,400 1,035,329 1,035,329  1,035,329  1,035,329 179,895  652.6652.639.4939.4945.3 
19621,613,100 985,351 985,351  985,351  985,351 177,363  610.8610.837.9237.9242.1 
19631,657,400 955,092 955,092  955,092  955,092 175,424  576.3576.336.5636.5639.5 
19641,714,700 878,748 878,748  878,748  878,748 168,046  512.5512.533.8833.8842.1 
19651,823,697 843,248 843,248 (800,000)843,248  843,248 161,617  462.4462.431.6231.6233.4 
19661,356,400 808,378 808,378  808,378  808,378 148,248  596.0596.037.3437.3431.5 
19671,934,958 747,490 747,490  747,490  747,490 149,389  386.3386.327.8727.8728.9 
19681,871,839 757,389 757,389  757,389  757,389 143,259  404.6404.628.8128.8129.1 
19691,889,815 744,451 744,451  744,451  744,451 139,211  393.9393.928.2628.2628.4 
19701,934,239 732,033 732,033 (2,550,000)732,033  732,033 135,095  378.5378.527.4627.4628.0 
19712,000,973 739,674 739,674  739,674  739,674 130,920  369.7369.726.9926.9928.3 
19722,038,682 732,653 732,653  732,653  732,653 125,154  359.4359.426.4426.4427.8 
19732,091,983 700,532 700,532  700,532  700,532 116,171  334.9334.925.0925.0926.4 
19742,029,989 679,837 679,837  679,837  679,837 109,738  334.9334.925.0925.0925.6 
19751,901,440 671,597 671,597 (673,000)671,597  671,597 101,862  353.2353.226.1026.1025.2 
19761,832,617 664,106 664,106  664,106  664,106 101,930  362.4362.426.6026.6025.0 
19771,755,100 641,242 641,242  641,242  641,242 95,247  365.4365.426.7626.7624.2 
19781,708,643 618,044 618,044  618,044  618,044 87,463  361.7361.726.5626.5623.4 
19791,642,580 613,676 613,676  613,676  613,676 82,311  373.6373.627.2027.2023.2 
19801,576,889 598,084 598,084  598,084  598,084 77,446  379.3379.327.5027.5022.6 
19811,529,455 596,569 596,569  596,569  596,569 79,222  390.1390.128.0628.0622.7 
19821,515,392 590,299 590,299  590,299  590,299 78,107  389.5389.528.0328.0322.5 
19831,508,687 568,363 568,363 (567,500)568,363 6 568,369 71,941  376.7376.727.3627.3621.5 
19841,489,780 568,916 568,916  568,916  568,916 72,361  381.9381.927.6327.6321.4 
19851,431,577 550,127 550,127  550,127  550,127 69,009  384.3384.327.7627.7617.8 
19861,382,946 527,900 527,900  527,900 10 527,910 65,678  381.7381.727.6327.6319.8 
19871,346,658 497,756 497,756  497,756  497,756 63,834  369.6369.626.9926.9916.0 
19881,314,006 486,146 486,146  486,146  486,146 59,636  370.0370.027.0127.0118.2 
19891,246,802 466,876 466,876  466,876  466,876 55,204  374.5374.527.2427.2414.9 
19901,221,585 456,797 456,797  456,797  456,797 53,892  373.9373.927.2227.2217.021.10
19911,223,245 436,299 436,299  436,299  436,299 50,510  356.7356.726.2926.2916.120.27
19921,208,989 413,032 413,032  413,032  413,032 48,896  341.6341.625.4625.4615.419.27
19931,188,282 386,807 386,807  386,807  386,807 45,090  325.5325.524.5624.5614.618.10
19941,238,328 364,350 364,350  364,350  364,350 42,962  294.2294.222.7322.7314.017.08
19951,187,064 343,024 343,024  343,024  343,024 39,403  289.0289.022.4222.4213.416.13
19961,206,555 338,867 338,867 338,867 338,867  338,867 39,536  280.9280.921.9321.9313.015.98
19971,190,000 337,799 337,799  337,799  337,799 39,546  283.9283.922.1122.1111.015.95
19981,203,147 333,220 333,220 333,220 333,220  333,220 38,988  277.0277.021.6921.6911.015.74
19991,177,669 337,314 337,314 337,288 337,314  337,314 38,452  286.4286.422.2722.2711.315.96
20001,190,547 341,164 341,146 341,146 341,164  341,164 38,393 3,050 286.6286.622.2722.2711.716.18
20011,170,662 341,588 341,588 341,588 341,588  341,588 37,467 2,882 291.8291.822.5922.5911.816.24
20021,153,855 329,326 329,326 329,326 329,326  329,326 36,978 2,851 285.4285.422.2022.20 15.70
20031,123,610 319,831 319,831 319,831 319,831 2 319,833 35,330 2,692 284.6284.622.1622.1613.015.34
20041,110,721 301,673 301,673 301,673 301,673 1 301,674 34,365 2,487 271.6271.621.3621.36 14.59
20051,062,530 289,127 289,127 289,127 289,127 1 289,128 31,818 2,401 272.1272.121.3921.39 14.13
20061,092,674 276,352 276,352 276,352 276,352 6 276,358  2,367 252.9252.920.1920.199.913.55
20071,089,818 256,672 256,672 256,672 256,672  256,672  2,254 235.5235.519.0619.069.312.73
20081,091,156 242,326 242,326 242,326 242,326 2 242,328  2,209 222.1222.118.1718.178.812.20
20091,070,035 226,878 226,878 226,878 226,878  226,878  2,222 212.0212.017.4917.498.311.61
20101,071,304 212,694 212,694 212,694 212,694 1 212,695  2,187 198.5198.516.5716.567.911.09
20111,050,806 202,106 202,106 202,106 202,106  202,106  2,137 192.3192.316.1316.137.510.75
20121,037,231 196,639 196,639 196,639 196,639 1 196,640  1,969 189.6189.615.9415.947.410.69
20131,029,816 186,253 186,253 186,253 186,253  186,253  1,897 180.9180.915.3215.32 10.36
20141,003,539 181,905 181,905 181,905 181,905  181,905   181.3181.315.3415.34 10.35
20151,005,656  (173,400)           10.08
2016               
2017               
yearlive birthsabortions, reportedabortions (AWR)abortions, estimatedabortions, residents, in country onlyabortions, residents, obtained abroadabortions, residents, totalmiscarriagesfetal deathsabortion ratioabortion %abortion
rate,
residents
abortion
rate, occurences (AWR)
residents, in/out of countryall in countryresidents, in/out of countryall in country

Notes:

Sources (incomplete):


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