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                                 INDUCED ABORTIONS, PROCEDURE BY WEEKS OF GESTATION
                                               ARKANSAS RESIDENTS 2002


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

        TOTAL                         5,280   1,280   1,486     754     512     321     281     70    576

        SUCTION CURETTAGE             4,701   1,263   1,479     752     511     313     272     58     53

        SHARP CURETTAGE                  12       2       1       1       1       4       3      0      0

        DILATION AND EVACUATION          14       0       0       1       0       4       3      6      0

        INTRA-UTERINE
        SALINE INSTILLATION               1       0       0       0       0       0       1      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                            29      15       6       0       0       0       2      6      0

        UNKNOWN                         523       0       0       0       0       0       0      0    523





                                     INDUCED ABORTIONS, AGE OF FEMALE BY RACE
                                              ARKANSAS RESIDENTS 2002


                            AGE             TOTAL    WHITE    BLACK    OTHER    UNKNOWN

                            TOTAL           5,280    2,763    1,567      238      712

                            <15                46       23       19        3        1

                            15-17             293      176      103        8        6

                            18-19             544      340      172       18       14

                            20-24           1,694      922      617       70       85

                            25-29           1,112      631      386       53       42

                            30-34             576      354      157       48       17

                            35-39             342      215       78       29       20

                            40+               121       87       23        8        3

                            UNKNOWN           552       15       12        1      524


                                   INDUCED ABORTIONS BY MARITAL STATUS OF FEMALE
                                              ARKANSAS RESIDENTS 2002


                                                             NUMBER    PERCENT

                                     MARRIED                    905       17.1

                                     UNMARRIED                3,761       71.2

                                     UNKNOWN                    614       11.6

                                     TOTAL                    5,280      100.0


                                   INDUCED ABORTIONS BY HISPANIC ORIGIN OF FEMALE
                                              ARKANSAS RESIDENTS 2002


                                                             NUMBER    PERCENT

                                     NON-HISPANIC             4,384       83.0

                                     HISPANIC                   117        2.2

                                     UNKNOWN                    779       14.8

                                     TOTAL                    5,280      100.0



                       NOTE:  DATA RECEIVED FROM OTHER STATES CONTAINS LIMITED FIELDS.  THIS
                              ACCOUNTS FOR THE SIGNIFICANT NUMBER OF UNKNOWNS.
                       SOURCE:  Center for Health Statistics, Division of Health, DHHS


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