Abortion statistics and other data--Johnston`s Archive

Historical abortion statistics, California (USA)

compiled by Wm. Robert Johnston
last updated 7 September 2015

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

yearlive births abortions, reported
(CDC/state)
abortions
(AGI)
fetal
deaths
abortion ratioabortion % abortion
rate,
residents
total in stateresidents, in state only residents, in and out of statetotal in state residents, in state onlyresidents, in and out of state all in stateresidents, in/out of stateall in state residents, in/out of state
193084,206             
193181,426 (27)      0.3 0.0  
193278,093 (27)      0.3 0.0  
193375,036 (27)      0.4 0.0  
193478,346 (27)      0.3 0.0  
193580,131 (27)      0.3 0.0  
193684,502 (22)      0.3 0.0  
193794,230 (22)      0.2 0.0  
1938101,844 (22)      0.2 0.0  
1939103,453 (22)      0.2 0.0  
1940114,483 (22)      0.2 0.0  
1941125,190 (8)      0.1 0.0  
1942154,567 (17)      0.1 0.0  
1943174,420 (17)      0.1 0.0  
1944179,123 (17)      0.1 0.0  
1945184,380 (17)      0.1 0.0  
1946218,484 (11)      0.1 0.0  
1947245,889 (11)      0.0 0.0  
1948240,702 (11)      0.0 0.0  
1949245,199 (2)      0.0 0.0  
1950247,146 (2)      0.0 0.0  
1951263,075             
1952281,692             
1953297,616             
1954308,706             
1955315,901             
1956336,351             
1957353,549             
1958352,195             
1959361,649             
1960371,799             
1961381,198             
1962378,347             
1963380,505             
1964374,587             
1965355,074             
1966337,623             
1967336,584 (600)      1.8 0.2  
1968339,221 5,030 (2,861)(2,861)    14.88.41.50.8 
1969352,937 20,800 (15,356)(15,356)    58.943.55.64.2 
1970362,652 65,369 (43,564)(43,564)   4,082 180.3120.115.310.7 
1971329,826 116,749 67,600 67,600    3,542 354.0205.026.117.0 
1972303,542 138,584 116,400 116,400    3,147 456.6383.531.327.7 
1973300,637 131,870 (119,500)(119,500)143,910   3,039 478.7397.532.428.4 
1974303,500 135,762 132,124 132,242 158,890   3,163 523.5435.734.430.3 
1975317,606 142,067 139,301 139,442 165,550   3,031 521.2439.034.330.5 
1976332,238 142,593 137,293 137,589 192,930  190,800 3,193 580.7574.336.736.538.8
1977347,436 164,729 164,729 165,434 209,250 207,200 208,470 3,051 602.3600.037.637.541.4
1978356,196 171,982 171,982 172,847 234,520 231,470 232,700 3,089 658.4653.339.739.545.4
1979363,463 187,312 187,312 188,568 248,080 244,760 246,460 3,372 682.5678.140.640.444.1
1980401,581 203,754 201,530 202,882 250,380 247,570 249,330 3,594 623.5620.938.438.343.6
1981422,066 202,000 98,513 98,622 262,710  262,840 3,481 622.4622.738.438.444.9
1982435,019 (207,099)91,265 91,265 265,740 264,480 266,370 3,333 610.9612.337.938.044.5
1983413,915 (209,481)84,644 84,795    3,049 506.1204.933.617.0 
1984455,075 297,730 79,705 79,870 297,730  297,900 3,110 654.2654.639.539.647.8
1985470,733 304,130 76,929 76,929 304,130 302,690 304,120 3,171 646.1646.139.239.247.9
1986478,822 313,226 79,988 80,131    3,259 654.2167.439.514.3 
1987494,053 325,162 85,580 85,727 300,830  301,100 3,504 658.2609.439.737.945.1
1988532,707 (334,887)83,588 83,737 311,720  311,440 3,527 628.7584.638.636.945.8
1989557,003 (354,692)87,616 87,616    3,824 636.8157.338.913.6 
1990612,628 (357,579)97,271 97,271    3,989 583.7158.836.913.7 
1991610,166 (350,983)111,196 111,196 320,960  320,630 3,834 575.2525.536.534.444.2
1992601,028 (338,700)112,294 112,294 304,230  303,850 3,704 563.5505.636.033.641.7
1993589,685 124,000 124,000 124,000    3,574 210.3210.317.417.4 
1994581,763 119,000 119,000 119,000    3,299 204.6204.617.017.0 
1995552,045 107,499 107,499 107,499 240,240   3,355 435.2194.730.316.3 
1996539,433 112,990 112,990 112,993 237,830  237,870 3,330 440.9441.030.630.632.9
1997524,840 112,310 112,310 112,314    2,996 214.0214.017.617.6 
1998521,661 110,295 110,295 110,308    3,053 211.4211.517.517.5 
1999518,508 82,325 82,579 82,610 (234,000) 237,220 2,927 451.3457.531.131.431.6
2000531,959 75,209 75,209 75,244 236,060  235,670 3,046 443.8443.030.730.731.1
2001527,759 84,381 84,381 84,424    2,952 159.9160.013.813.8 
2002529,357 90,040 90,040 90,108    2,870 170.1170.214.514.5 
2003540,997 90,953 90,953 91,001    2,862 168.1168.214.414.4 
2004544,843 90,946 90,946 90,997 (208,180) 207,800 2,819 382.1381.427.627.626.9
2005548,882 94,602 94,602 94,668 208,430  206,260  379.7375.827.527.3 
2006562,431 80,647 80,647 80,684   215,500  143.4383.212.527.7 
2007566,388 80,069 80,069 80,106 223,180  220,840  394.0389.928.328.1 
2008551,592 85,843 85,843 85,880 214,190    388.3155.728.013.5 
2009527,020 88,466 88,466 88,500     167.9167.914.414.4 
2010510,198 93,542 93,542 93,881 191,550    375.4184.027.315.5 
2011502,118 (6,000) 179 181,730    361.9 26.6  
2012503,584 (12,000) 37          
2013503,738 (15,000) 39          
2014502,401(9,000) 27         
yearlive births abortions, reported
(CDC/state)
abortions
(AGI)
fetal
deaths
abortion ratioabortion % abortion
rate,
residents
total in stateresidents, in state only residents, in and out of statetotal in state residents, in state onlyresidents, in and out of state all in stateresidents, in/out of stateall in state residents, in/out of state

Notes:

Sources:


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