Mexico: number of legal abortions 2007-2019, by residence

Number of legal abortions in Mexico between April 2007 and March 2019, by state of origin

Mexico: number of legal abortions 2007-2019, by residence This statistic shows the number of legal abortions reported in Mexico between April 2007 and March 2019, sorted by residence of the person involved. Mexico City is the only jurisdiction in the country where abortion can be performed legally up to the first twelve weeks of pregnancy. In the indicated period, a total of 209,353 legal abortions were performed in the Latin American country, out of which 146,110 were women who resided in the capital city, whereas nearly 55,230 came from the state of Mexico.
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Number of legal abortions in Mexico between April 2007 and March 2019, by state of origin

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Number of abortions
Mexico City146,110
State of Mexico55,233
Puebla1,277
Hidalgo1,121
Morelos783
Jalisco578
Querétaro560
Veracruz479
Michoacán477
Guanajuato416
Oaxaca357
Tlaxcala323
Guerrero280
San Luis Potosí173
Aguascalientes135
Nuevo León122
Quintana Roo121
Zacatecas90
Chiapas66
Baja California65
Chihuahua57
Tamaulipas57
Tabasco54
Nayarit50
Coahuila46
Durango45
Sonora42
Yucatán38
Sinaloa33
Baja California Sur32
Colima30
Campeche16
Foreign person63
Not informed24
Number of abortions
Mexico City146,110
State of Mexico55,233
Puebla1,277
Hidalgo1,121
Morelos783
Jalisco578
Querétaro560
Veracruz479
Michoacán477
Guanajuato416
Oaxaca357
Tlaxcala323
Guerrero280
San Luis Potosí173
Aguascalientes135
Nuevo León122
Quintana Roo121
Zacatecas90
Chiapas66
Baja California65
Chihuahua57
Tamaulipas57
Tabasco54
Nayarit50
Coahuila46
Durango45
Sonora42
Yucatán38
Sinaloa33
Baja California Sur32
Colima30
Campeche16
Foreign person63
Not informed24
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This statistic shows the number of legal abortions reported in Mexico between April 2007 and March 2019, sorted by residence of the person involved. Mexico City is the only jurisdiction in the country where abortion can be performed legally up to the first twelve weeks of pregnancy. In the indicated period, a total of 209,353 legal abortions were performed in the Latin American country, out of which 146,110 were women who resided in the capital city, whereas nearly 55,230 came from the state of Mexico.
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