Distribution of U.S. abortions in 2016, by gestational age

In 2016, around 65.4 percent of abortions in the U.S. occured during the 8th week of pregnancy or earlier. This statistic shows the distribution of abortions in the U.S. in 2016, by gestational age in weeks.

Distribution of abortions in the U.S. in 2016, by gestational age

Gestational age (in weeks)Percentage of abortions
8 weeks and earlier65.4%
9-10 weeks14.7%
11-12 weeks8.2%
13-15 weeks6.3%
16-20 weeks4.1%
21 weeks and later1.3%
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Source

Release date

September 2019

Region

United States

Survey time period

2016

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