Massachusetts abortions and live births by health subarea of residence, 1977

compiled by Wm. Robert Johnston
last updated 4 October 2014

Reported and estimated abortions by health subarea of residence, 1977

Note: For Massachusetts, reported abortions for geographic subregions are only available for a two-month period of 1977. These figures and official estimates for the year 1977 are given below.

health region
and subarea
health
subarea
Aug-Sep 19771977
reportedestimated
1-1Berkshire41246
1-2Northern Valley2151,290
1-3Southern Valley3802,280
2-1Central/North163978
2-2Central/Central1981,188
2-3Central/South152912
3-1Lowell-Tewksbury138828
3-2Lawrence-Andover127762
3-3Greater Newbury86516
4-1Central Metro1,2227,332
4-2Northwest Metro4172,502
4-3West Metro3742,244
4-4Southwest Metro136816
4-5South Metro2291,374
5-1Attleboro31186
5-2Brockton162972
5-3Plymouth88528
5-4Taunton53318
5-5Fall River72432
5-6New Bedford55330
5-7Cape Cod2091,254
6-1Cape Ann100600
6-2Danvers-Salem113678
6-3Greater Lynn133798
6-4Eastern Middlesex74444
6-5Tri-Cities156936
TOTAL MASSACHUSETTS RESIDENCE5,12430,744
unknown2161,300
nonresidents4862,920
TOTAL OCCURRENCES5,82634,960


Reported live births by health subarea of residence, 1977

county1977
1-1Berkshire1,743
1-2Northern Valley1,803
1-3Southern Valley6,073
2-1Central/North2,930
2-2Central/Central2,795
2-3Central/South3,063
3-1Lowell-Tewksbury3,147
3-2Lawrence-Andover1,980
3-3Greater Newbury1,437
4-1Central Metro8,279
4-2Northwest Metro4,724
4-3West Metro4,903
4-4Southwest Metro1,613
4-5South Metro3,036
5-1Attleboro1,232
5-2Brockton2,756
5-3Plymouth2,044
5-4Taunton1,362
5-5Fall River1,864
5-6New Bedford1,978
5-7Cape Cod1,982
6-1Cape Ann1,163
6-2Danvers-Salem1,753
6-3Greater Lynn1,551
6-4Eastern Middlesex1,220
6-5Tri-Cities1,767
TOTAL MASSACHUSETTS RESIDENCE67,838


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© 2014 by Wm. Robert Johnston.
Last modified 4 October 2014.
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