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                                 INDUCED ABORTIONS, PROCEDURE BY WEEKS OF GESTATION
                                               ARKANSAS RESIDENTS 2001


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

        TOTAL                         5,674   1,892   1,308     721     503     280     378     24    568

        SUCTION CURETTAGE             5,107   1,871   1,303     720     502     267     370     12     62

        SHARP CURETTAGE                   2       0       2       0       0       0       0      0      0

        DILATION AND EVACUATION          22       0       3       0       1      13       5      0      0

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

        INTRA-UTERINE
        PROSTAGLANDIN INSTILLATION        3       0       0       0       0       0       2      1      0

        HYSTEROTOMY                       0       0       0       0       0       0       0      0      0

        HYSTERECTOMY                      0       0       0       0       0       0       0      0      0

        OTHER                            37      21       0       0       0       0       1     11      4

        UNKNOWN                         503       0       0       1       0       0       0      0    502





                                     INDUCED ABORTIONS, AGE OF FEMALE BY RACE
                                              ARKANSAS RESIDENTS 2001


                            AGE             TOTAL    WHITE    BLACK    OTHER    UNKNOWN

                            TOTAL           5,674    3,159    1,697      248      570

                            <15                36       19       15        1        1

                            15-17             333      222      100        5        6

                            18-19             651      418      202       28        3

                            20-24           1,803    1,035      671       72       25

                            25-29           1,150      641      430       61       18

                            30-34             656      444      163       40        9

                            35-39             384      271       82       25        6

                            40+               132       90       27       15        0

                            UNKNOWN           529       19        7        1      502


                                   INDUCED ABORTIONS BY MARITAL STATUS OF FEMALE
                                              ARKANSAS RESIDENTS 2001


                                                             NUMBER    PERCENT

                                     MARRIED                    827       14.6

                                     UNMARRIED                4,227       74.5

                                     UNKNOWN                    620       10.9

                                     TOTAL                    5,674      100.0


                                   INDUCED ABORTIONS BY HISPANIC ORIGIN OF FEMALE
                                              ARKANSAS RESIDENTS 2001


                                                             NUMBER    PERCENT

                                     NON-HISPANIC             4,894       86.3

                                     HISPANIC                   607       10.7

                                     UNKNOWN                    173        3.0

                                     TOTAL                    5,674      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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