Delaware Abortion Facts

  • Delaware is SECOND in the nation in the rate of teen abortion? (47 per 1,000 women)
  • Delaware is #4 in the nation in the rate of overall abortion (28.4 per 1,000 women)
  • Almost half of all abortions in Delaware are repeat abortions.
  • 47% of abortions in Delaware are performed on black women
  • Approximately 4,000 abortions are performed each year in Delaware

Statistics are from the Alan Guttmacher Institute and reflect the year for which they are most recently available, 2012.