2002 Selected Characteristics of Induced Terminations of Pregnancy Texas Residents

2002 Induced Terminations of Pregnancy by Residence
Total Number Reported in Texas* 79,929
Out of State/Country Residents 2,971
Total Texas Residents 76,278
Not Stated 680

 

2002 Induced Terminations of Pregnancy by Age
Age Number
11 Years or Less 5
12-13 Years 73
14-15 Years 744
16-17 Years 2,677
18-19 Years 7,301
20-24 Years 25,705
25-29 Years 17,324
30-34 Years 11,145
35-39 Years 5,847
40 Years and Over 2,330
Not Stated 3,127

 

2002 Induced Terminations of Pregnancy by Race
Race Number
Asian 2,773
Hispanic 28,183
White 26,240
Black 16,458
Native American 100
Other 622
Not Stated 1,902

 

2002 Induced Terminations of Pregnancy by Marital Status
Marital Status Number
Married 15,714
Not Married 59,196
Not Stated 1,368

 

2002 Induced Terminations of Pregnancy by Facility of Occurrence
Facility of Occurrence Number
Abortion Clinic 65,726
Ambulatory Surgical Center 0
Hospital 218
Physicians 10,279
Out of State 55

 

2002 Induced Terminations of Pregnancy by Weeks of Gestation
Weeks of Gestation Number
8 Weeks or Less 47,177
9-10 Weeks 12,852
11-12 Weeks 6,992
13-14 Weeks 3,536
15-16 Weeks 2,073
17-20 Weeks 2,163
21-25 Weeks 769
26 Weeks or More 43
Not Stated 673

 

2002 Induced Terminations of Pregnancy by Type of Procedure
Type of Procedure Number
Suction Curettage 62,224
Medical (Non Surg.) 5,678
Dilation and Evacuation 6,858
Intra-Uterine 6
Sharp Curettage (D&C) 22
Hysterotomy/Hysterectomy 5
Other 64
Not Stated 1,421

 

2002 Induced Terminations of Pregnancy by Previous Live Births
Previous Live Births Number
None 28,842
One 21,199
Two 16,060
Three 6,576
Four 2,234
Five or More 1,168
Not Stated 199

 

2002 Induced Terminations of Pregnancy by Previous Induced Terminations of Pregnancy
Previous Induced Abortions Number
None 44,172
One 20,322
Two 7,513
Three 2,415
Four 849
Five or More 684
Not Stated 323

 

2002 Induced Terminations of Pregnancy by Patient Survival
Patient Survived Number
Survived 76,277
Did Not Survive 1

* Includes women residing outside of Texas.