National Statistics

Report on abortion statistics in England and Wales for 2016

Statistics and commentary on abortions carried out in 2016.

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This report sets out and comments on abortion statistics in England and Wales for 2016.

The statistics are obtained from the abortion notification forms returned to the chief medical officers of England and Wales.

Published 13 June 2017
Last updated 13 October 2017 + show all updates
  1. Updated both documents with corrected tables 10, 11 and 12a.
  2. First published.