2002 Iowa Termination of Pregnancy Report, June 16. 2003

(2003) 2002 Iowa Termination of Pregnancy Report, June 16. 2003. Public Health, Department of (Health and Human Services, Department of)


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Overall, in 2002, annual pregnancy terminations in Iowa increased. In 2002, a total of 7,280 pregnancy terminations were reported in the reporting areas. This represents a 6.4% increase from 2001, when the same reporting areas showed 6,845 pregnancy terminations. Induced terminations of pregnancy increased by 508 cases from 5,722 to 6,230 in 2002, which represents an 8.9% increase. Spontaneous terminations of pregnancy decreased by 75 cases from 1,119 to 1,044, which represents a 6.7% decrease.

Item Type: Departmental Report
Keywords: Termination of Pregnancy, State of Iowa, Iowa
Subjects: Health and medicine
State government
ID Code: 17711
Deposited By: Margaret Barr
Deposited On: 04 Sep 2014 17:43
Last Modified: 27 Oct 2014 19:10
URI: https://publications.iowa.gov/id/eprint/17711