Mexico abortions and live births by state, 2007-2012

compiled by Wm. Robert Johnston
last updated 27 October 2012

Reported abortions by state of residence, 2007-2012

Note: Data on abortion in Mexico by state/district is only available for abortions occurring in the Distrito Federal. Data for 2012 is incomplete. Estimates in parentheses.

state200720082009201020112012
Distrito Federal4,179 10,137 12,221 12,217 12,417 11,810
Guanajuato(5)(20)(20)(30)(50)(40)
Hidalgo4 33 68 56 22 66
Jalisco(5)(30)(20)(30)(60)(50)
Mexico540 2,865 3,780 4,064 4,453 4,730
Michoacan de Ocampo(5)(20)(20)(30)(50)(40)
Morelos(5)(30)(30)(40)(60)(50)
Puebla11 49 66 134 62 62
Queretaro(5)(30)(20)(30)(60)(50)
UNKNOWN(30)(110)(100)(120)(230)(400)
MEXICO TOTAL4,784 13,322 16,341 16,755 17,468 17,304


Reported live births by state, 2007-2011

Note: Estimates in parentheses.

state20072008200920102011
Aguascalientes25,82226,509(26,400)26,583(26,400)
Baja California66,11465,060(64,400)63,559(64,200)
Baja California Sur13,11013,993(14,000)13,988(14,100)
Campeche16,96218,105(19,200)20,380(20,400)
Coahuila de Zaragoza58,89858,575(57,800)56,972(56,600)
Colima12,76512,723(13,200)13,796(13,800)
Chiapas155,885153,738(164,300)175,382(174,600)
Chihuahua76,15482,263(77,700)74,063(73,000)
Distrito Federal160,735160,377(160,300)160,057(159,100)
Durango40,28439,292(40,800)42,514(42,000)
Guanajuato127,270125,187(126,000)126,741(125,300)
Guerrero116,033101,554(110,300)119,780(117,700)
Hidalgo67,54364,237(63,100)62,185(61,500)
Jalisco157,334156,782(159,200)161,543(160,100)
Mexico346,720342,830(338,700)335,898(334,400)
Michoacan de Ocampo104,550107,123(111,600)116,260(113,900)
Morelos40,06138,295(39,300)40,210(40,000)
Nayarit24,54824,972(24,900)24,639(24,400)
Nuevo Leon91,85591,247(92,500)94,119(94,100)
Oaxaca122,579118,307(113,900)109,624(109,000)
Puebla158,165164,257(162,500)160,571(159,600)
Queretaro43,45942,460(41,800)40,863(41,100)
Quintana Roo29,11029,311(29,200)28,999(29,700)
San Luis Potosi60,22359,365(59,000)58,583(58,200)
Sinaloa60,66861,559(61,400)61,233(60,600)
Sonora55,48155,372(54,600)54,110(53,600)
Tabasco54,97851,979(51,000)49,844(49,500)
Tamaulipas76,47274,492(71,900)69,211(68,800)
Tlaxcala29,01127,522(27,300)27,076(27,000)
Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave184,287187,560(180,700)174,086(172,500)
Yucatan37,87238,562(38,100)37,703(37,700)
Zacatecas35,72235,277(35,600)35,974(35,300)
UNKNOWN4,4137,225 7,362 
MEXICO TOTAL2,655,0832,636,110(2,630,700)2,643,908(2,618,200)


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© 2012 by Wm. Robert Johnston.
Last modified 27 October 2012.
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