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                                 INDUCED ABORTIONS, PROCEDURE BY WEEKS OF GESTATION
                                               ARKANSAS RESIDENTS 2000


                                      TOTAL      <7    7-8     9-10   11-12    13-15   16-20    21+  UNKNOWN

        TOTAL                         5,844   1,017   1,485     814     487     335     352     54   1300

        SUCTION CURETTAGE             4,320   1,016   1,485     812     443     230      97      6    231

        SHARP CURETTAGE                 135       1       0       2      28      38      66      0      0

        DILATION AND EVACUATION         320       0       0       0      16      67     186     38     13

        INTRA-UTERINE
        SALINE INSTILLATION               0       0       0       0       0       0       0      0      0

        INTRA-UTERINE
        PROSTAGLANDIN INSTILLATION        0       0       0       0       0       0       0      0      0

        HYSTEROTOMY                       0       0       0       0       0       0       0      0      0

        HYSTERECTOMY                      0       0       0       0       0       0       0      0      0

        OTHER                            12       0       0       0       0       0       3      9      0

        UNKNOWN                       1,057       0       0       0       0       0       0      1   1056





                                     INDUCED ABORTIONS, AGE OF FEMALE BY RACE
                                              ARKANSAS RESIDENTS 2000


                            AGE             TOTAL    WHITE    BLACK    OTHER    UNKNOWN

                            TOTAL           5,844    3,412    2,214      143       75

                            <15                61       24       37        0        0

                            15-17             413      254      146       10        3

                            18-19             720      427      271       12       10

                            20-24           2,070    1,131      880       38       21

                            25-29           1,297      726      524       34       13

                            30-34             680      428      214       23       15

                            35-39             426      301      100       16        9

                            40+               124       97       18        7        2

                            UNKNOWN            53       24       24        3        2


                                   INDUCED ABORTIONS BY MARITAL STATUS OF FEMALE
                                              ARKANSAS RESIDENTS 2000


                                                             NUMBER    PERCENT

                                     MARRIED                  1,085       18.6

                                     UNMARRIED                4,530       77.5

                                     UNKNOWN                    229        3.9

                                     TOTAL                    5,844      100.0


                                   INDUCED ABORTIONS BY HISPANIC ORIGIN OF FEMALE
                                              ARKANSAS RESIDENTS 2000


                                                             NUMBER    PERCENT

                                     NON-HISPANIC             4,467       76.4

                                     HISPANIC                   174        3.0

                                     UNKNOWN                  1,203       20.6

                                     TOTAL                    5,844      100.0



                       NOTE:  DATA RECEIVED FROM OTHER STATES CONTAINS LIMITED FIELDS.  THIS
                              ACCOUNTS FOR THE SIGNIFICANT NUMBER OF UNKNOWNS.
                       SOURCE:  CENTER FOR HEALTH STATISTICS, ARKANSAS DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH


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