Ireland abortions and live births by county, 2012-2013

compiled by Wm. Robert Johnston
last updated 9 August 2014

Reported abortions abroad by county of residence, 2012-2013

Note: Abortion is illegal in Ireland except in cases where the mother's life is at risk. Data provided here is based on abortions obtained by Irish residents abroad in the United Kingdom.

county20122013
Carlow3638
Cavan3322
Clare6455
Cork320262
Donegal8387
Dublin1,2751,164
Galway138133
Kerry7451
Kildare120124
Kilkenny3732
Laois3030
Leitrim219
Limerick10694
Longford3119
Louth8893
Mayo4551
Meath86119
Monaghan2320
Offaly5842
Roscommon2827
Sligo3833
Tipperary, North and South10174
Waterford4557
Westmeath4745
Wexford7866
Wicklow8877
UNKNOWN889855
IRELAND TOTAL3,9823,679


Reported live births by county, 2012-2013

county20122013
Carlow948852
Cavan1,1611,100
Clare1,6901,491
Cork8,0647,851
Donegal2,1041,919
Dublin21,45820,354
Galway3,9573,730
Kerry1,9301,802
Kildare3,6893,417
Kilkenny1,4051,328
Laois1,2921,200
Leitrim447458
Limerick28842734
Longford645612
Louth1,8911,968
Mayo1,7841,713
Meath3,2063,202
Monaghan838830
Offaly1,1701,075
Roscommon869875
Sligo982875
Tipperary, North and South2,2402,287
Waterford16871707
Westmeath1,3981,362
Wexford2,2412,086
Wicklow2,2452,102
IRELAND TOTAL72,22568,930


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© 2014 by Wm. Robert Johnston.
Last modified 9 August 2014.
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