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                                 INDUCED ABORTIONS, PROCEDURE BY WEEKS OF GESTATION
                                               ARKANSAS RESIDENTS 1995


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

        TOTAL                         5,886     581   2,132   1,553     718     393     294     22    193

        SUCTION CURETTAGE             5,511     575   2,119   1,546     709     315      47     11    189

        SHARP CURETTAGE                 338       5      12       7       7      74     231      0      2

        DILATION AND EVACUATION          19       1       1       0       2       2       7      6      0

        INTRA-UTERINE
        SALINE INSTILLATION               1       0       0       0       0       0       0      1      0

        INTRA-UTERINE
        PROSTAGLANDIN INSTILLATION        9       0       0       0       0       2       6      0      1

        HYSTEROTOMY                       1       0       0       0       0       0       1      0      0

        HYSTERECTOMY                      0       0       0       0       0       0       0      0      0

        OTHER                             7       0       0       0       0       0       2      4      1

        UNKNOWN                           0       0       0       0       0       0       0      0      0





                                     INDUCED ABORTIONS, AGE OF FEMALE BY RACE
                                              ARKANSAS RESIDENTS 1995


                            AGE             TOTAL    WHITE    BLACK    OTHER    UNKNOWN

                            TOTAL           5,886    3,810    1,887      103       86

                            <15                69       39       29        0        1

                            15-17             535      350      177        7        1

                            18-19             831      549      265        7       10

                            20-24           2,044    1,248      735       34       27

                            25-29           1,089      713      331       22       23

                            30-34             750      514      205       17       14

                            35-39             424      302      106        9        7

                            40+               107       78       21        6        2

                            UNKNOWN            37       17       18        1        1





                                   INDUCED ABORTIONS BY MARITAL STATUS OF FEMALE
                                              ARKANSAS RESIDENTS 1995


                                                             NUMBER    PERCENT
                                     MARRIED                  1,214       20.6

                                     UNMARRIED                4,606       78.3

                                     UNKNOWN                     66        1.1

                                     TOTAL                    5,886      100.0





                       SOURCE:  CENTER FOR HEALTH STATISTICS, ARKANSAS DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH
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