Abortion ratio (induced abortions per 100 live births) - All ages

Source:2009-2011 Vital Statistics Data as of February, 2013

(Click on a county name for trend graph data)

  Abortions Average Births Crude
Region/County 2009 2010 2011 Total 2009-2011 Rate
Reg- 1 Western New York
Allegany 49 52 56 157 514 10.2
Cattaraugus 142 139 140 421 957 14.7
Chautauqua 255 243 242 740 1,409 17.5
Erie 3,822 3,866 3,946 11,634 9,749 39.8
Genesee 126 117 104 347 631 18.3
Niagara 813 813 760 2,386 2,216 35.9
Orleans 69 62 60 191 428 14.9
Wyoming 48 42 55 145 400 12.1
Region Total 5,324 5,334 5,363 16,021 16,304 32.8
Reg- 2 Finger Lakes
Chemung 281 334 294 909 1,001 30.3
Livingston 134 111 93 338 574 19.6
Monroe 3,503 3,100 2,669 9,272 8,511 36.3
Ontario 198 187 208 593 1,036 19.1
Schuyler 24 35 36 95 162 19.5
Seneca 63 69 50 182 388 15.6
Steuben 196 230 201 627 1,116 18.7
Wayne 191 156 167 514 1,022 16.8
Yates 39 31 43 113 323 11.7
Region Total 4,629 4,253 3,761 12,643 14,134 29.8
Reg- 3 Central New York
Cayuga 186 166 150 502 812 20.6
Cortland 120 135 121 376 497 25.2
Herkimer 167 148 151 466 655 23.7
Jefferson 184 187 206 577 2,059 9.3
Lewis 20 31 25 76 333 7.6
Madison 116 108 105 329 673 16.3
Oneida 826 868 771 2,465 2,652 31.0
Onondaga 1,741 1,675 1,608 5,024 5,414 30.9
Oswego 225 218 203 646 1,361 15.8
St. Lawrence 169 154 142 465 1,222 12.7
Tompkins 288 311 291 890 888 33.4
Region Total 4,042 4,001 3,773 11,816 16,566 23.8
Reg- 4 New York-Penn
Broome 766 751 785 2,302 2,054 37.4
Chenango 96 108 116 320 506 21.1
Tioga 103 115 91 309 450 22.9
Region Total 965 974 992 2,931 3,009 32.5
Reg- 5 Northeastern New York
Albany 1,001 1,326 934 3,261 3,124 34.8
Clinton 183 203 173 559 798 23.3
Columbia 123 174 177 474 568 27.8
Delaware 101 95 90 286 436 21.8
Essex/Hamilton 90 84 64 238 372 21.3
Franklin 102 105 92 299 507 19.7
Fulton 166 140 161 467 565 27.6
Greene 107 115 86 308 444 23.1
Hamilton/Essex 90 84 64 238 372 21.3
Montgomery 162 147 157 466 588 26.4
Otsego 121 123 125 369 512 24.0
Rensselaer 502 769 579 1,850 1,726 35.7
Saratoga 457 474 403 1,334 2,225 20.0
Schenectady 869 841 838 2,548 1,800 47.2
Schoharie 91 89 71 251 284 29.4
Warren 223 197 110 530 617 28.6
Washington 144 108 124 376 628 20.0
Region Total 4,442 4,990 4,184 13,616 15,194 29.9
Reg- 6 Hudson Valley
Dutchess 914 792 732 2,438 2,812 28.9
Orange 1,642 1,595 1,341 4,578 4,965 30.7
Putnam 121 123 99 343 897 12.7
Rockland 561 589 383 1,533 4,540 11.3
Sullivan 337 282 251 870 833 34.8
Ulster 671 648 614 1,933 1,688 38.2
Westchester 3,452 2,911 2,257 8,620 10,989 26.1
Region Total 7,698 6,940 5,677 20,315 26,725 25.3
Reg- 7 New York City
Bronx 20,673 19,809 19,252 59,734 22,360 89.0
Kings 27,272 25,989 24,185 77,446 41,857 61.7
New York 12,321 11,399 12,559 36,279 19,802 61.1
Queens 17,626 17,518 16,303 51,447 30,511 56.2
Richmond 2,737 2,612 2,359 7,708 5,626 45.7
Region Total 80,629 77,327 74,658 232,614 120,156 64.5
Reg- 8 Nassau-Suffolk
Nassau 3,404 3,401 1,592 8,397 14,321 19.5
Suffolk 3,875 3,992 2,678 10,545 16,672 21.1
Region Total 7,279 7,393 4,270 18,942 30,992 20.4
New York State 115,008 111,212 102,678 328,898 243,080 45.1

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

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