Mississippi abortions and live births by county of residence, 1980-2012

compiled by Wm. Robert Johnston
last updated 23 August 2014

Reported abortions by county of residence, occurrences both in and out of state, 1980-2012

county198019811982198319841985198619871988198919901991199219931994199519961997199819992000200120022003200420052006200720082009201020112012county
Adams928495986871484743567178925736305583645960576571556148595340414355Adams
Alcorn8392827582566764648773617052505550352541397528494135323740Alcorn
Amite162614119109111581113121011376141311121711101612394394Amite
Attala273532233734253233263429282624273127354040313338383431253641322319Attala
Benton13121213914975914111292169011003100141312138125Benton
Bolivar110106100105103104951261201351271401461269210811650393352312523271711411013413511211689Bolivar
Calhoun24141621211118251523222320141281675916534422241418141111Calhoun
Carroll171517211497812212130192312813191213151710131211161515161867Carroll
Chickasaw403539372824154142303729272626212214122221101418181544293834363438Chickasaw
Choctaw1574111284815810171181011312101296589534139658Choctaw
Claiborne404141433328242847364146373330302644323950313635332544311626242018Claiborne
Clarke33292533122625202930263536262732342837342525322220242833263017923Clarke
Clay314243352324104338394253534242515139464861584544413737504337283741Clay
Coahoma675754685771748477668984786471579315712132035290819588806273Coahoma
Copiah455847564656494761545069567564497044666069577178715877727252545752Copiah
Covington232713132025151920192324332418182023362441402427232018223718181014Covington
DeSoto1501771281702352152292562282783154372872481962472962617283145725417475475422433468441DeSoto
Forrest341304247189224241199201168178195265253183126140221216277210240198239240236182207187202187151164151Forrest
Franklin11815812977867111113595945812751211101428357Franklin
George222220321624131519192117152513141519161215710814981512George
Greene01311311425124671413651375579924574108Greene
Grenada384144454664476045525366635454714933312724132224221458614750534758Grenada
Hancock4562541556685841202322342718181924382926253528911191614999158Hancock
Harrison759774671130529532461486276438363409343227294297411468420407363416351221188180214118149199146155192Harrison
Hinds1,4901,3851,3721,4331,1341,4211,2691,3361,2791,2471,4191,6251,6891,4141,4091,2921,5371,5151,4681,4721,3991,3361,3071,3071,2891,1651,1221,1791,1321,0531,012893877Hinds
Holmes436155644972627055678661606952587057697267638586828684849373815760Holmes
Humphreys182118202135293029252538301712133017221814152028211333242828171611Humphreys
Issaquena232130224112213013441250302012201Issaquena
Itawamba15302428278122834322816282119261285685666914201517152416Itawamba
Jackson21319315626831177215923124819226426622423526234037637840130436923820618915616297145151156163152Jackson
Jasper312115302620181626262917302720262427362424302424173125303527183027Jasper
Jefferson171918281424172519252727262719212436373732362725352519311719252218Jefferson
Jefferson Davis17121710814161617121925172615231420231712141027112017111419201417Jefferson Davis
Jones107117781099612095106117879510812011274791079699111110108111898079759110494626984Jones
Kemper117131812148111420119181416261320211924223121161922171816201512Kemper
Lafayette166180152165164147158185166175176170161161121142142292122211718192421113119130111113116131Lafayette
Lamar324229172118113549294245293636304850434659535347637775808272657057Lamar
Lauderdale268235234238202242155167160184204219219171200220236183203206198215225167192156161165190179146138148Lauderdale
Lawrence1623231213241715201316191818111515172219252626251920181922111278Lawrence
Leake192329212334311936362752402624282936413130373642533447474447392628Leake
Lee16514216516113211398164168196191171180153144158169545358484143333235157125157160163155138Lee
Leflore1111261121281011441061051031131191301271241201311441049089926465656137108123128125123106100Leflore
Lincoln546565655559494740535058453543343944374243523542325351324721504137Lincoln
Lowndes10897847634353580145154159164175168179225199129185179205181174169146126142131177173135134131Lowndes
Madison10713211712096127136166195181241238287246235246280270260272314255266285286234274282281261258266223Madison
Marion192927282226261913343142282617112121403534312324172320293522172120Marion
Marshall77614869787110087981251151181281229790884610122224412183110115126129107Marshall
Monroe438072623126155760567572636248796637495259575045404563486166546145Monroe
Montgomery30282335242719323727314435263239302092423161618102128232424202228Montgomery
Neshoba384132444332323533323438523129314644494743493643534540435447243426Neshoba
Newton343533443648433345383944513034314739402847344335252833273222191731Newton
Noxubee1914172111591112212227161523252317273623332936263327375335383443Noxubee
Oktibbeha1081401191681165550142138156160151150102146164167124140151121147155117124112123108126143116134120Oktibbeha
Panola6474554967537367102889710410193658287541114111129699104999587100Panola
Pearl River57646224252827357813141895620131614923126513199958109Pearl River
Perry310891011491214881613811118111012161311141391517771212Perry
Pike918062737278716666586160657345596371757373887879717981826759484654Pike
Pontotoc223722322615122223262919191517232923613610412234323023282639Pontotoc
Prentiss35313641432931425052493421352227254986710710728253018201318Prentiss
Quitman212320261517252421272729232716222963220122227332530301723Quitman
Rankin192191226219191233214241211227284307279277261234258279286272306332342324279256291257271268224230225Rankin
Scott374546595745524947405661657163596952738065577251684548416145404045Scott
Sharkey161213121613129128111511101414141391012810141113111014185106Sharkey
Simpson405133535444334752535165646440354143514442534336454138333338342627Simpson
Smith191216162416161516152122251322171313181010142015161014181214161319Smith
Stone171415711147911184121114137141814201511128581712151381010Stone
Sunflower514949746981677284738980796865686847536330462931252574637569615553Sunflower
Tallahatchie231721141916232126222426252126182057510032337283336292028Tallahatchie
Tate465854507153536262699264835954555935382222081718576826591Tate
Tippah292722252417223124241826252927181711444241525201822282424Tippah
Tishomingo17212320171314202328292921222523181044467117210111818151814Tishomingo
Tunica158136111612109121120181818372351511011057564754565361Tunica
Union352928273425182928282423181822232935246852420252319242027Union
Walthall2015910111511129691517101376778121416131513121810118811Walthall
Warren218215200166158151132161154149151175173201205179175173175173167147151168144136164140116131899474Warren
Washington1821801641701762081421591521581691901821841851541921151091181249271836538150173163127132150130Washington
Wayne981468914725272022322631253233202622322425253026262246263022Wayne
Webster1620161214109715111819151113161575149971313101159911311Webster
Wilkinson164131112031323422133133323232123636Wilkinson
Winston42413756332526364341414337322825253126262724222426302417231952723Winston
Yalobusha223318191623142523373733342323233345570554310192716111525Yalobusha
Yazoo637677815860555341656971707461838983847473686372626284597562625952Yazoo
MISSISSIPPI TOTAL6,8186,8566,3195,8315,6856,1015,3786,2056,0936,4486,8427,5747,3786,3996,0696,2047,0885,6895,7745,7725,6535,4695,2634,9834,7594,3236,2366,0046,3465,9755,4845,3685,309MISSISSIPPI TOTAL


Reported abortions by county of residence, occurrences in state only, 1988-2012

county1988198919901991199219931994199519961997199819992000200120022003200420052006200720082009201020112012county
Adams41567178925636305383625958566169546047525038363953Adams
Alcorn715142132125011000022000100000Alcorn
Amite1581113121011376141111121711101511393392Amite
Attala32243427282622252824313734293335332622202732171714Attala
Benton1021150000000021001001000Benton
Bolivar6170771001036527232743303138252423261581714105710Bolivar
Calhoun11315137103125250341221211311Calhoun
Carroll12201929181898919111215126111298566922Carroll
Chickasaw3219292320198855684154443012310Chickasaw
Choctaw15791711759256103433121065211Choctaw
Claiborne46364046373230292644323950303634322543301523202017Claiborne
Clarke22252131312623141820201811811126761194326Clarke
Clay34303143342511845267131140311401Clay
Coahoma2317394338262377265003421012210Coahoma
Copiah61545069567564456744635966516777705668666543475450Copiah
Covington2019232432241716161730223333212623161514261417912Covington
Desoto27611132651381130011021211202320013Desoto
Forrest1511561862502261489310514615618214014810815218318312413712312397849282Forrest
Franklin76711111349592561175127101327357Franklin
George0221124105110123210040000George
Greene0125122501110001222213121Greene
Grenada2835404952373133242927251912172020120235687Grenada
Hancock12517275887106015001153430241Hancock
Harrison8218522424378115181131147178471212203130201729241926111124Harrison
Hinds1,2601,2301,4021,6141,6741,3841,3531,2211,4391,4641,3861,3641,3271,3001,2671,2561,2091,0999951,037949865854778750Hinds
Holmes53678559586648546654697063588385788364565952564745Holmes
Humphreys28252537301611112917221713131628201322161820121310Humphreys
Issaquena4112213013341250302011001Issaquena
Itawamba14915111141111001112230110010Itawamba
Jackson91227409304224312895473571491388117Jackson
Jasper2525291728241725162222151621142214201616261292313Jasper
Jefferson19242727252719202335373532352624352516261510201616Jefferson
Jeff Davis171219251726152214202116101282791713101418191417Jeff Davis
Jones107809010511610172567469726674616268593040444530303048Jones
Kemper1218119181271346683558312113201Kemper
Lafayette52617082857868132210776111011125751466Lafayette
Lamar472636432830241625423135372532324046435754146293332Lamar
Lauderdale15217619521320814995727969364533423743372434282916362724Lauderdale
Lawrence20131619181810151517221824242425191818171991178Lawrence
Leake36362751402622272836373127353339462838373131292022Leake
Lee639810010811969146510566933333441230Lee
Leflore96106108120117107939310597757774625859563231291924261613Leflore
Lincoln39535058443443343542334039493538294543314018453835Lincoln
Lowndes8899939510747191319788136106242661403Lowndes
Madison195178240234281242220219255252239250270244246267264215236249237209208217184Madison
Marion1334304027261491720262418281921162315263020152018Marion
Marshall614264052391000010120210000000Marshall
Monroe42355657432911523332213120000210Monroe
Montgomery3524284134252530171472120121215101792107659Montgomery
Neshoba33313435513124254033343425302032402820182224161812Neshoba
Newton453838445029302839333222311630251912161614118813Newton
Noxubee91718231274333263216021400112Noxubee
Oktibbeha127142137134118614021333416231624252925131418171791914Oktibbeha
Panola3322315765515924453110113521010Panola
Pearl River781213149431471095855387674632Pearl River
Perry974414855639588546441082356Perry
Pike66586060657145586369757372847677687779826453444651Pike
Pontotoc781271251250014020000010000Pontotoc
Prentiss16171981191100131012010200000Prentiss
Quitman45111114141324211011121000000Quitman
Rankin209224281305274272249214239260263252252246283298261236247229225198175199188Rankin
Scott46405661647057536348677554536543633839344336342338Scott
Sharkey128111411101411131191012810141113971015484Sharkey
Simpson52535165646339333940444237503936433730283034301923Simpson
Smith14142122251320141113168891914129101891013811Smith
Stone511372810465342035137531434Stone
Sunflower75597476654835444342515828452730222015815111778Sunflower
Tallahatchie76121412103363730001234030111Tallahatchie
Tate1128392644362212210112101001012Tate
Tippah455189100110031100030000110Tippah
Tishomingo54810820211000103000010010Tishomingo
Tunica454912141011000101100000000Tunica
Union8376972031000442110201020Union
Walthall9691417912757771114151315101117998710Walthall
Warren153149150175173200202176172173168167165142149162140133157135100117768468Warren
Washington1271351541791631361149111310710110191876777653336442525202522Washington
Wayne516917151119111418612888151110108101510107Wayne
Webster1511151714951173253528310111224Webster
Wilkinson1323422133133323222123636Wilkinson
Winston4339414336322417192419141816112320208129731211Winston
Yalobusha1114121823132493334033321312003Yalobusha
Yazoo39656971707461768781847072656267616173536551555146Yazoo
MISSISSIPPI TOTAL4,3834,5615,2916,1425,7954,8283,8143,4403,9814,0993,7883,6963,5783,4113,4553,6453,3962,9562,8742,8702,6972,3742,2512,1802,112MISSISSIPPI TOTAL


Reported live births by county of residence, 1980-2012

county198019811982198319841985198619871988198919901991199219931994199519961997199819992000200120022003200420052006200720082009201020112012county
Adams760732686635678699589574595564591580589568535510511479534465489449472397414435460428418437393409343Adams
Alcorn472458432432450437403428379430435407442438413379409446460416454488473438446459526509475453436444447Alcorn
Amite225220197207193203209164173179172179165182157157139167165171173177141151173153181184155163125167131Amite
Attala320304275280285267284278275321299298261241233262242251259263288284257266291292314324312308282254252Attala
Benton12813012912512912111314013510813611212410810811712811110812913311111812196122127102118109949980Benton
Bolivar1,1451,0891,0341,019984892859832874865795793734745681681721682689661670643605612608567678627630604587574561Bolivar
Calhoun239249240210232214191212215220260175202200230193185226202184220218192194197215198206211207193173172Calhoun
Carroll1541341111041081261131051161171011021081031029995911071021181071109910810911415912887989182Carroll
Chickasaw359339350311315299311318309333339303313304331305310315310342314316290313280270304298281274277246248Chickasaw
Choctaw17415813912614114411913111112713511012310411612511211312911812194114101821031251251251111128180Choctaw
Claiborne250239221230191198174195158173213181170158178170176205163161195170168142154137166161161132138115108Claiborne
Clarke287313312281279258250227239286241264248234233232245229223242259246204253232221254231214221198181187Clarke
Clay437453411435390384388327384390421370403362330341348346355348325327322285296323297317309259243247235Clay
Coahoma856770808780717733696648657691637625611625658599594609629563654570505534506482515552527512449468416Coahoma
Copiah485458473448456455453472436455490438474430412423393386435413461424407430443475527473459443364445355Copiah
Covington300342304300283294325293286305314297300302311295299287320285305317290285282321327312319315281258290Covington
DeSoto7988157807057828789109471,0281,1131,1151,1441,1631,2211,1841,2291,3911,4671,5701,6321,8151,7591,8091,8391,9782,0232,1942,2352,3262,1702,0302,0492,065DeSoto
Forrest1,1361,1601,1761,1701,0131,0251,0701,0111,0911,0911,1171,1011,0501,0791,1231,0441,1001,1221,0761,0811,0921,0521,0941,0741,1501,0911,2511,3211,2391,1721,1751,0771,061Forrest
Franklin168151152147142147122135139137126110123104110961151101321341101179611493115114127127104889893Franklin
George306289308311283271236259243291290316335318323295310346365363337328366335330335376418382381381365349George
Greene198154154154158152147153136130144141147143128169162123159178153145156143152150147155151175135125125Greene
Grenada393351355314380330311355356382426410339330330318323312343274331285272311278348333346333300258305246Grenada
Hancock404387423395402435467461458479468470461440484498474449458548578532513545546452482490532497440472452Hancock
Harrison3,0272,8833,0443,1343,0043,1203,0022,9092,8012,7552,8572,8142,9602,9952,9802,8962,7192,7632,8663,0342,9882,8412,9562,9043,0072,7362,6562,9422,9522,8292,7542,8362,744Harrison
Hinds4,8964,7834,6384,4914,5124,4574,3444,3084,2954,4594,4594,3424,2544,2164,1414,1183,9664,0594,0273,8644,0143,8413,8123,9583,9253,9534,1423,9823,8613,7033,5293,4333,345Hinds
Holmes535510516539513486434465450454419470420410423372409363409411419386339375390383433406379350307305271Holmes
Humphreys313318308355352286288252266243258230244210190189194180210203201225205199185192238246184215153141131Humphreys
Issaquena534747413436302532403930322622311519242030181819141824151317241414Issaquena
Itawamba312275241245258234252232242280302250281290293273248263242261282270262300288264289305297281242273288Itawamba
Jackson2,1992,0222,1822,0401,8781,9301,8791,8921,8721,9071,7991,8751,8991,8281,8261,7641,7241,7681,8621,8601,9301,8741,8081,8121,8951,7061,9221,9481,8821,7871,7021,6701,520Jackson
Jasper343320350286313234264273238262277285305254255274293292309265288279200279246224279277249243223229262Jasper
Jefferson216209191171177177155164153158136152154167147149140142114140148134132136137118131130119105105112130Jefferson
Jefferson Davis263262265242226227230211212228208237229216232227205187223196203171155173150166206187195161167145142Jefferson Davis
Jones1,0991,0701,1731,0451,0529068929309278948539118648539068398509649041,0101,0471,0049599701,0441,0681,1561,1801,1161,0781,015969995Jones
Kemper191163177171140151148146150151152145118141148138135117149139133136137133127116142144124969210582Kemper
Lafayette410362393369402377337360346377380378392384395407378430419447425448482461487493544538501509512547583Lafayette
Lamar405478445435463454441483453476495510490463480447493579635594600624626675665707789817830783754763838Lamar
Lauderdale1,4681,3991,3701,3341,3231,2611,2081,2511,2471,2761,2741,3061,2221,1691,2141,1451,1511,1311,1871,1731,1491,2181,1491,1781,1901,1681,2131,2691,2161,1421,0701,0401,032Lauderdale
Lawrence243229233229222202203175181198192196203188186193190156185172189199157198171169186219211192175171141Lawrence
Leake358341308322305276316254319276318300297333312296291329344324375356348371377383430426397356338296288Leake
Lee1,0899741,0569461,0721,0621,0391,0761,1221,1321,1881,2081,1981,1691,2961,1741,1231,1531,1991,2221,2891,2251,1611,1871,2371,2181,2581,3351,2411,2171,2061,1761,138Lee
Leflore926847825851779823705689677730753726724689680694691670645607635579592614544580631597629586537541460Leflore
Lincoln550512506468467479420391393419473496462501430437434453510468462460447458455468523580556515471464457Lincoln
Lowndes1,1891,0941,1411,0111,1161,0801,1081,0141,0851,0591,1401,1781,0801,0331,0319991,0301,042983979945926917868910835925937885849790775829Lowndes
Madison8388368278298698929279431,0391,0481,0481,1041,0951,1091,1501,1931,1871,1441,2431,1671,2901,2691,1571,2091,2601,2301,4481,4891,4391,4101,2001,2691,282Madison
Marion475502477466462424371378373404384397362397395386370397374382387338399356422386431430430437370339337Marion
Marshall618555545487511547551537558579597547526498596551520529500534558515514479487494521583575493457457447Marshall
Monroe624655654582640559585564543574576609549576579563493456545503509508476486526566511567513477405413442Monroe
Montgomery238225247203189184184189181198207206217183166157198185191157164151152158174161188155164155128118148Montgomery
Neshoba433403389413393426352367407390418383395389397440453423447496479482448531523515550543510544435427426Neshoba
Newton324304323302305307283273312283355373341322305320345317346302365316327337347368351365359334295314258Newton
Noxubee295300265279272289263244262250254239241220216213214235207251218220194196197183216210193200157140158Noxubee
Oktibbeha612593617597577579541504565559561553521523487488569536502536568550556519594602584624620552546575567Oktibbeha
Panola594606585574527531521535582545552566551546538551519548553590583614534535578560581626570584529495512Panola
Pearl River617548565594572655585578567585605605596572598606595611635697662645678665662660818773840739664706637Pearl River
Perry202184220167194148179169177177196184193183173175185200197198178168178173144159198203186170141163158Perry
Pike678647656577596585532499569557567613645621579597523579631664634632667608643604758693681678603604558Pike
Pontotoc284298298284295308288318341341319322343373331365341347372365402353402357457440441476445448432407460Pontotoc
Prentiss340336333316293291354298347310344335328323314298336321352325346301327304329289349354363328347354328Prentiss
Quitman270263279206211241223218214216220232201204190189185171176182166174147133136121157124136144106112108Quitman
Rankin1,2021,2041,1561,1211,1301,2691,1531,1811,2791,2691,3381,2671,2791,3031,3571,4651,4541,5341,5691,5791,6981,6871,7111,9171,8781,9682,0902,1702,0311,9781,9522,0121,871Rankin
Scott444456417440425440408405436488498450452458431451437421439433460437447472489476554517541515442458450Scott
Sharkey195215222187176193162140149156135157143127139128121122126113107115100891031011101019482759169Sharkey
Simpson443423441388414366376351379401384403395431384364355335424400388387410390423393419442399414365355324Simpson
Smith241234232193198243187215198210217224229198205215210190241191179213200226197213215202240209225183194Smith
Stone179184158147152164178153152160179170188202199178159209185214216190198192206181210237247214217227193Stone
Sunflower835753758738708709598599641679656629643600515548515529528584557490462466460476553531437412396361335Sunflower
Tallahatchie388375349348323310293301342317306283289263265241208222219207213208185221179165241259225210201162139Tallahatchie
Tate361361323325305361313329333369348321318290326357343340385371415375379410392382416417366385365348330Tate
Tippah321297280267279259298308261309270292265291286273304306316316349318319325334336328335312305249284245Tippah
Tishomingo275267266248218193244209208216246222250218229216227207246239240211223244226223235250223191184211191Tishomingo
Tunica215218217224198178199184191191186178177148146163152156173162181185200199189228252233241182202188211Tunica
Union349331323263277323286330299339342334359327336325342360358386426367350344344385445406385389341346374Union
Walthall283250228263229207235217233237244230248234231229212221227227222211215231216193261228221202202207165Walthall
Warren979983931881940845768731853813805878804826800836769839781846817740720811755729814779726720629608632Warren
Washington1,6871,6651,6181,4571,4861,4801,3431,3081,2621,2621,3291,3201,2731,2941,3191,2261,2101,1591,2221,1041,1371,0709979859139311,001970958848829839780Washington
Wayne356436414388390330352319316363340332315382319346344313368317317314309297273277388324295272315297266Wayne
Webster154174175146165144147134132143144149148142115134129160132137162150132141145117156132135134134118132Webster
Wilkinson203200202175169193178158147160145153149151125120125110144126137138142149131137144154138133124122116Wilkinson
Winston366327296310338302305306264307291274262248237248257241245294312271226278278273285281293268213227178Winston
Yalobusha237215223216185178173169207201208210198171177150179171192184197177181197200211223210171160166147144Yalobusha
Yazoo587612538547532559498453467459496475475517486428432451489437489414413441420431477482433445400393385Yazoo
MISSISSIPPI TOTAL47,82146,22845,92643,99243,74243,43241,86841,27942,04043,02643,54743,18442,67642,13441,93841,33240,97841,52742,91742,67844,07542,27741,51142,32142,80942,32746,04646,45544,90442,80939,98439,82538,618MISSISSIPPI TOTAL


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