Abortion ratio (induced abortions per 1,000 live births) - Aged 15-19 years

Source:2011-2013 Vital Statistics Data as of February, 2015

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  Abortions (aged 15-19) Average Births (aged 15-19) Ratio+
Region/County 2011 2012 2013 Total 2011-2013
Reg- 1 Long Island
Nassau 255 296 402 953 394 806.3
Suffolk 424 500 452 1,376 645 711.1
Region Total 679 796 854 2,329 1,039 747.2
Reg- 2 New York City
Bronx 2,948 2,492 2,111 7,551 1,775 1,418.0
Kings 3,241 2,657 2,297 8,195 1,842 1,483.0
New York 1,653 1,361 1,194 4,208 611 2,295.7
Queens 2,126 1,803 1,624 5,553 1,197 1,546.4
Richmond 368 308 265 941 211 1,486.6
Region Total 10,336 8,621 7,491 26,448 5,635 1,564.5
Reg- 3 Mid-Hudson
Dutchess 132 100 136 368 119 1,030.8
Orange 247 199 197 643 255 840.5
Putnam s s s s 17 s
Rockland 58 48 34 140 141 331.0
Sullivan 42 44 32 118 62 634.4
Ulster 81 87 78 246 79 1,038.0
Westchester 338 311 302 951 390 812.8
Region Total 906 799 793 2,498 1,062 784.1
Reg- 4 Capital Region
Albany 144 175 150 469 187 836.0
Columbia 35 27 18 80 35 761.9
Greene s s s s 24 s
Rensselaer 94 85 62 241 117 686.6
Saratoga 70 65 50 185 75 822.2
Schenectady 138 123 142 403 144 932.9
Region Total 498 490 433 1,421 581 815.3
Reg- 5 Mohawk Valley
Fulton 28 24 26 78 52 500.0
Herkimer 31 17 22 70 51 457.5
Montgomery 28 30 18 76 50 506.7
Otsego 19 25 19 63 32 656.3
Schoharie s s s s 15 s
Region Total 121 112 95 328 201 543.9
Reg- 6 North Country
Clinton 26 24 30 80 53 503.1
Essex/Hamilton s s s s 23 s
Franklin 19 15 11 45 40 375.0
Hamilton/Essex s s s s 23 s
Warren 19 25 14 58 45 429.6
Washington 23 21 7 51 49 346.9
Region Total 100 91 72 263 210 417.5
Reg- 7 Tug Hill Seaway
Jefferson 22 28 21 71 141 167.8
Lewis s s s s 25 s
St. Lawrence 23 23 22 68 99 229.0
Region Total 47 55 48 150 265 188.7
Reg- 8 Central NY
Cayuga 28 20 20 68 66 343.4
Cortland 25 20 14 59 46 427.5
Madison 17 17 14 48 49 326.5
Oneida 160 106 112 378 221 570.1
Onondaga 285 240 193 718 419 571.2
Oswego 32 38 23 93 136 227.9
Region Total 547 441 376 1,364 937 485.2
Reg- 9 Southern Tier
Broome 103 98 89 290 149 648.8
Chenango 20 17 17 54 55 327.3
Delaware s s s s 27 s
Tioga 18 14 13 45 36 416.7
Tompkins 46 55 44 145 37 1,306.3
Region Total 204 195 173 572 304 627.2
Reg- 10 Finger Lakes
Chemung 57 52 49 158 101 521.5
Livingston 22 17 4 43 31 462.4
Monroe 444 360 295 1,099 572 640.4
Ontario 34 31 22 87 60 483.3
Schuyler s s s s 15 s
Seneca s s s s 20 s
Steuben 37 37 28 102 96 354.2
Wayne 26 30 16 72 72 333.3
Yates s s s s 13 s
Region Total 653 552 431 1,636 979 557.0
Reg- 11 Western NY
Allegany 14 10 9 33 41 268.3
Cattaraugus 28 29 9 66 85 258.8
Chautauqua 43 38 29 110 144 254.6
Erie 652 559 393 1,604 692 772.6
Genesee 20 18 15 53 38 464.9
Niagara 117 105 58 280 165 565.7
Orleans 8 16 8 32 41 260.2
Wyoming s s s s 22 s
Region Total 890 776 526 2,192 1,228 595.0
New York State 14,981 12,928 11,292 39,201 12,441 1,050.3

+: Abortion ratio = Number of induced abortions per 1,000 live births

s: Data do not meet reporting criteria

NOTE: Data for Essex and Hamilton counties were combined for confidentiality purposes.

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