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

Source:2010-2012 Vital Statistics Data as of February, 2014

(Click on a county name for trend graph data)

  Abortions Average Births Crude
Region/County 2010 2011 2012 Total 2010-2012 Rate
Reg- 1 Long Island
Nassau 3,401 1,592 1,857 6,850 14,091 16.2
Suffolk 3,992 2,678 3,115 9,785 16,186 20.2
Region Total 7,393 4,270 4,972 16,635 30,277 18.3
Reg- 2 New York City
Bronx 19,809 19,252 17,907 56,968 21,788 87.2
Kings 25,989 24,185 21,745 71,919 42,006 57.1
New York 11,399 12,559 12,472 36,430 19,483 62.3
Queens 17,518 16,303 15,142 48,963 30,423 53.6
Richmond 2,612 2,359 2,153 7,124 5,478 43.3
Region Total 77,327 74,658 69,419 221,404 119,178 61.9
Reg- 3 Mid-Hudson
Dutchess 792 732 692 2,216 2,744 26.9
Orange 1,595 1,341 1,349 4,285 4,853 29.4
Putnam 123 99 96 318 875 12.1
Rockland 589 383 351 1,323 4,551 9.7
Sullivan 282 251 263 796 863 30.7
Ulster 648 614 565 1,827 1,647 37.0
Westchester 2,911 2,257 2,394 7,562 10,754 23.4
Region Total 6,940 5,677 5,710 18,327 26,286 23.2
Reg- 4 Capital Region
Albany 1,326 934 1,188 3,448 3,110 37.0
Columbia 174 177 152 503 557 30.1
Greene 115 86 97 298 434 22.9
Rensselaer 769 579 471 1,819 1,668 36.4
Saratoga 474 403 443 1,320 2,215 19.9
Schenectady 841 838 814 2,493 1,846 45.0
Region Total 3,699 3,017 3,165 9,881 9,830 33.5
Reg- 5 Mohawk Valley
Fulton 140 161 134 435 553 26.2
Herkimer 148 151 136 435 651 22.3
Montgomery 147 157 172 476 572 27.7
Otsego 123 125 132 380 523 24.2
Schoharie 89 71 87 247 279 29.5
Region Total 647 665 661 1,973 2,577 25.5
Reg- 6 North Country
Clinton 203 173 165 541 796 22.7
Essex/Hamilton 84 64 50 198 365 18.1
Franklin 105 92 100 297 512 19.3
Hamilton/Essex 84 64 50 198 365 18.1
Warren 197 110 136 443 598 24.7
Washington 108 124 144 376 626 20.0
Region Total 697 563 595 1,855 2,898 21.3
Reg- 7 Tug Hill Seaway
Jefferson 187 206 210 603 2,153 9.3
Lewis 31 25 19 75 330 7.6
St. Lawrence 154 142 150 446 1,242 12.0
Region Total 372 373 379 1,124 3,726 10.1
Reg- 8 Central NY
Cayuga 166 150 152 468 809 19.3
Cortland 135 121 97 353 466 25.3
Madison 108 105 123 336 683 16.4
Oneida 868 771 681 2,320 2,645 29.2
Onondaga 1,675 1,608 1,526 4,809 5,360 29.9
Oswego 218 203 234 655 1,336 16.3
Region Total 3,170 2,958 2,813 8,941 11,299 26.4
Reg- 9 Southern Tier
Broome 751 785 685 2,221 2,059 36.0
Chenango 108 116 92 316 512 20.6
Delaware 95 90 94 279 429 21.7
Tioga 115 91 90 296 470 21.0
Tompkins 311 291 319 921 896 34.3
Region Total 1,380 1,373 1,280 4,033 4,366 30.8
Reg- 10 Finger Lakes
Chemung 334 294 311 939 1,024 30.6
Livingston 111 93 89 293 550 17.8
Monroe 3,100 2,669 2,486 8,255 8,408 32.7
Ontario 187 208 199 594 1,034 19.1
Schuyler 35 36 19 90 175 17.1
Seneca 69 50 60 179 382 15.6
Steuben 230 201 180 611 1,116 18.2
Wayne 156 167 165 488 990 16.4
Yates 31 43 42 116 314 12.3
Region Total 4,253 3,761 3,551 11,565 13,992 27.6
Reg- 11 Western NY
Allegany 52 56 68 176 497 11.8
Cattaraugus 139 140 139 418 933 14.9
Chautauqua 243 242 242 727 1,394 17.4
Erie 3,866 3,946 3,671 11,483 9,798 39.1
Genesee 117 104 104 325 614 17.6
Niagara 813 760 635 2,208 2,159 34.1
Orleans 62 60 64 186 415 14.9
Wyoming 42 55 34 131 386 11.3
Region Total 5,334 5,363 4,957 15,654 16,196 32.2
New York State 111,212 102,678 97,502 311,392 240,624 43.1

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

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