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                                 INDUCED ABORTIONS, PROCEDURE BY WEEKS OF GESTATION
                                               ARKANSAS RESIDENTS 2003


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

        TOTAL                         5,141   1,409   1,337     712     433     335     302     69    544

        SUCTION CURETTAGE             3,114   1,183     945     508     297     126      28      3     24

        SHARP CURETTAGE                  28      27       0       0       0       0       0      1      0

        DILATION AND EVACUATION         579       0       1       2      56     194     262     61      3

        INTRA-UTERINE
        SALINE INSTILLATION               5       0       0       0       0       1       3      1      0

        INTRA-UTERINE
        PROSTAGLANDIN INSTILLATION      907     199     391     202      80      14       9      0     12

        HYSTEROTOMY                       0       0       0       0       0       0       0      0      0

        HYSTERECTOMY                      3       0       0       0       0       0       0      3      0

        OTHER                             0       0       0       0       0       0       0      0      0

        UNKNOWN                         505       0       0       0       0       0       0      0    505





                                     INDUCED ABORTIONS, AGE OF FEMALE BY RACE
                                              ARKANSAS RESIDENTS 2003


                            AGE             TOTAL    WHITE    BLACK    OTHER    UNKNOWN

                            TOTAL           5,141    2,745    1,585      240      571

                            <15                39       19       18        2        0

                            15-17             307      198      103        5        1

                            18-19             511      311      168       29        3

                            20-24           1,611      925      603       62       21

                            25-29           1,085      589      413       66       17

                            30-34             591      363      178       37       13

                            35-39             324      216       72       27        9

                            40+               156      118       24       12        2

                            UNKNOWN           517        6        6        0      505


                                   INDUCED ABORTIONS BY MARITAL STATUS OF FEMALE
                                              ARKANSAS RESIDENTS 2003


                                                             NUMBER    PERCENT

                                     MARRIED                    804       15.6

                                     UNMARRIED                3,775       73.4

                                     UNKNOWN                    562       10.9

                                     TOTAL                    5,141      100.0


                                   INDUCED ABORTIONS BY HISPANIC ORIGIN OF FEMALE
                                              ARKANSAS RESIDENTS 2003


                                                             NUMBER    PERCENT

                                     NON-HISPANIC             4,389       85.4

                                     HISPANIC                   218        4.2

                                     UNKNOWN                    534       10.4

                                     TOTAL                    5,141      100.0



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


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