THE CANADIAN TIMES

EC PUBLISHING SINCE 1904

Saturday, Nov 27th

Last updateWed, 14 Feb 2018 7pm


Strict Standards: Only variables should be assigned by reference in /home/times/public_html/ct2/modules/mod_janewsticker/helper.php on line 239
You are here: Home Canadian Values Study: 25% of All Pregnancies Now End in Abortion

Strict Standards: Only variables should be assigned by reference in /home/times/public_html/ct2/plugins/content/jabookmark/jabookmark.php on line 68

Study: 25% of All Pregnancies Now End in Abortion

The World Health Organization and the Guttmacher Institute have just revealed the results of a shocking new study that found that around the world, 25% of all pregnancies now end in abortion.

The researchers, whose data was published in The Lancet, found an unexpected rise in the number of abortions taking place in recent years, from 50 million annually during the four year period of 1990 - 1994 to 56 million during the period between 2010 - 2014.

Notably, the research found the highest numbers of abortions in Latin America, where one in every three pregnancies are aborted. The most significant raises in numbers across the world were in developing countries.

Read More

BLOG COMMENTS POWERED BY DISQUS