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Table 33 Selected Characteristics of Induced Terminations of Pregnancy Texas Residence

Patient age distributions for abortion data collected in 2013 and 2014 have been updated. Age was inconsistently calculated as compared to all prior years for those two years only. The updated data postings can be found here.

Table 33

Selected Characteristics of Induced Terminations of Pregnancy
Texas Residents, 2013

TOTAL NUMBER OF INDUCED TERMINATIONS OF PREGNANCY* 63,849
Out of State/Country Residents 1,909
Total Texas Residents 61,912
Not Stated 28
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AGE  
11 Years or Less 2
12-13 Years 64
14-15 Years 487
16-17 Years 1,622
18-19 Years 4,862
20-24 Years 19,829
25-29 Years 16,453
30-34 Years 10,481
35-39 Years 5,898
40 Years and Over 2,162
Not Stated 52
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RACE  
Asian 2,850
Hispanic 24,063
White 16,969
Black 15,719
Native American 194
Other 2,062
Not Stated 55
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MARITAL STATUS  
Married 10,674
Not Married 51,103
Not Stated 135
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FACILITY OF OCCURRENCE  
Abortion Clinic 46,826
Ambulatory Surgical Center 14,232
Hospital 132
Physicians 41
Out of Texas 681
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WEEKS OF GESTATION  
8 Weeks or Less 45,373
9-10 Weeks 7,485
11-12 Weeks 4,210
13-14 Weeks 2,693
15-16 Weeks 1,187
17-20 Weeks 654
21-25 Weeks 278
26 Weeks or More 2
Not Stated 30
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TYPE OF PROCEDURE  
Suction Curettage 41,350
Medical (Non Surg.) 16,189
Dilation and Evacuation 4,199
Intra-Uterine 4
Sharp Curettage (D&C) 69
Hysterotomy/Hysterectomy 1
Other 94
Not Stated 6
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PREVIOUS LIVE BIRTHS  
None 22,275
One 16,288
Two 13,260
Three 6,311
Four 2,437
Five or More 1,328
Not Stated 13
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PREVIOUS INDUCED TERMINATIONS OF PREGNANCY  
None 34,907
One 16,636
Two 6,623
Three 2,275
Four 834
Five or More 615
Not Stated 22
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PATIENT SURVIVED  
Survived 61,226
Did Not Survive 0
Not Stated** 686
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COMPLICATIONS DUE TO INDUCED TERMINATIONS OF PREGNANCY  
None 61,465
Shock 6
Uterine Perforation 3
Cervical Laceration 6
Hemorrahage 6
Aspiration/Allergic Response 1
Infection/Sepsis 0
Infant(s) Born Alive 0
Death of Mother 0
Other 8
Unknown 417

*Includes both Texas residence and Texas occurrence induced terminations of pregnancy.
**Includes induced terminations of pregnancy performed outside of Texas among Texas residents.



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Last updated July 21, 2017