Scotland: abortions and live births by health region, 1991-2011

compiled by Wm. Robert Johnston
last updated 8 July 2012

Scotland abortions by health region of residence, 1991-2011

Note: In 2006 the region Argyll and Cylde was merged into the regions Greater Glasgow (becoming Greater Glasgow and Clyde) and Highland.

health region199119921993199419951996199719981999200020012002200320042005200620072008200920102011health region
Ayrshire and Arran662 675 670 735 656 685 649 700 702 693 663 663 702 732 722 810 804 809 734 816 725 Ayrshire and Arran
Borders179 181 164 190 147 163 195 178 152 168 155 176 201 208 191 238 203 207 150 214 206 Borders
Dumfries and Galloway243 251 216 233 221 219 253 245 236 257 260 231 262 281 259 296 288 292 293 290 293 Dumfries and Galloway
Fife815 749 757 751 752 736 680 784 770 823 809 844 850 824 801 864 966 1,020 951 897 884 Fife
Forth Valley504 529 493 575 508 567 567 601 609 606 571 565 570 594 615 626 631 684 641 675 615 Forth Valley
Grampian1,316 1,280 1,362 1,402 1,352 1,451 1,473 1,432 1,342 1,214 1,266 1,329 1,352 1,400 1,354 1,342 1,555 1,523 1,466 1,398 1,324 Grampian
Greater Glasgow and Clyde2,467 2,441 2,579 2,643 2,652 2,902 2,966 2,960 2,890 2,852 3,030 2,834 2,851 2,948 3,131 3,367 3,421 3,390 3,222 3,222 2,954 Greater Glasgow and Clyde
Highland585 572 605 548 499 578 613 601 577 526 557 527 523 508 489 534 571 519 469 552 547 Highland
(Argyll and Cylde)(737)(821)(778)(761)(Argyll and Cylde)
Islands73 103 96 103 102 96 92 87 92 86 63 91 87 82 66 73 73 67 81 49 63 Islands
Lanarkshire895 898 910 885 910 916 886 897 1,033 1,027 1,092 1,053 1,021 1,139 1,168 1,221 1,230 1,411 1,306 1,367 1,267 Lanarkshire
Lothian2,104 1,999 2,089 2,276 2,243 2,499 2,547 2,616 2,626 2,554 2,576 2,439 2,564 2,554 2,568 2,547 2,632 2,651 2,531 2,291 2,416 Lothian
Tayside1,160 1,067 1,089 1,002 1,072 1,128 1,143 1,252 1,111 1,170 1,066 1,088 1,284 1,149 1,241 1,191 1,298 1,189 1,209 1,118 1,138 Tayside
SCOTLAND UNKNOWN65 73 46 49 29 38 45 42 28 21 20 30 41 43 60 54 66 55 58 43 39 SCOTLAND UNKNOWN
SCOTLAND TOTAL11,068 10,818 11,076 11,392 11,143 11,978 12,109 12,485 12,168 11,997 12,128 11,870 12,308 12,462 12,665 13,163 13,738 13,817 13,111 12,932 12,471 SCOTLAND TOTAL


Scotland live births by health region of residence, 1991-2010

Note: In 2006 the region Argyll and Cylde was merged into the regions Greater Glasgow (becoming Greater Glasgow and Clyde) and Highland.

health region19911992199319941995199619971998199920002001200220032004200520062007200820092010health region
Ayrshire and Arran4,861 4,574 4,547 4,332 4,213 4,122 3,760 4,056 3,746 3,671 3,675 3,491 3,602 3,707 3,613 3,829 3,861 3,919 3,914 3,819 Ayrshire and Arran
Borders1,234 1,165 1,116 1,127 1,155 1,133 1,144 1,044 1,054 1,068 1,066 1,021 1,047 1,051 1,047 1,109 1,169 1,138 1,157 1,161 Borders
Dumfries and Galloway1,673 1,632 1,698 1,706 1,615 1,611 1,569 1,514 1,402 1,369 1,283 1,343 1,307 1,431 1,407 1,471 1,507 1,430 1,507 1,445 Dumfries and Galloway
Fife4,368 4,273 4,302 4,107 3,991 3,825 3,346 3,849 3,660 3,498 3,642 3,536 3,642 3,735 3,831 3,999 4,076 4,349 4,135 4,172 Fife
Forth Valley3,547 3,446 3,336 3,152 3,163 3,178 2,975 3,153 3,028 2,921 2,817 2,820 2,926 3,171 3,136 3,211 3,405 3,454 3,345 3,330 Forth Valley
Grampian6,752 6,801 6,647 6,640 6,182 6,038 6,194 5,954 5,780 5,320 5,213 5,300 5,195 5,317 5,404 5,688 6,108 6,323 6,433 6,254 Grampian
Greater Glasgow12,802 12,124 11,779 11,394 11,069 10,997 10,307 10,296 9,861 13,133 13,012 12,515 12,831 13,095 13,310 13,073 13,751 14,221 14,015 14,106 Greater Glasgow
Highland2,609 2,682 2,512 2,466 2,395 2,379 2,563 2,451 2,223 2,945 2,911 2,732 2,817 2,982 3,006 2,940 3,072 3,289 3,189 3,230 Highland
(Argyll and Cylde)5,616 5,471 5,225 5,005 5,103 4,980 4,910 4,645 4,538 (4,421)(4,136)(4,028)(4,095)(4,390)(4,296)(Argyll and Cylde)
Islands856 873 820 865 817 766 813 733 737 606 647 615 677 624 640 755 697 749 699 698 Islands
Lanarkshire7,510 7,269 7,131 6,873 6,733 6,841 5,974 6,028 6,493 6,220 6,025 5,992 6,045 6,497 6,283 6,584 6,548 6,848 6,575 6,445 Lanarkshire
Lothian9,953 9,735 9,363 9,362 9,195 9,071 8,616 8,781 8,750 8,479 8,331 8,210 8,414 8,454 8,723 9,027 9,378 9,886 6,719 9,824 Lothian
Tayside4,856 4,880 4,746 4,378 4,352 4,332 3,846 4,196 3,979 3,846 3,905 3,695 3,929 3,893 3,986 4,004 4,209 4,435 4,358 4,307 Tayside
SCOTLAND TOTAL66,740 65,046 63,293 61,506 60,096 59,273 56,017 56,700 55,251 53,076 52,527 51,270 52,432 53,957 54,386 55,690 57,781 60,041 59,046 58,791 SCOTLAND TOTAL

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