abortion ratio

Abortion Ratio

The number of spontaneous and induced abortions/100 live births/year.

abortion ratio

Obstetrics The number of spontaneous and induced abortions/100 live births/yr. See Abortion.
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O'Bannon addressed what the change in the overall 2011 abortion ratio signifies in another article that appeared in NRL News Today.
We calculated the abortion rate (number of abortions per 1,000 women of reproductive age) and the abortion ratio (number of abortions per 100 live births).
of induced abortions 2,430,000 Unsafe abortion rate 36 Unsafe abortion ratio 20 Kenya (2002) * Estimated no.
The 2008 abortion ratio was 234 abortions per 1,000 live births, a 1% increase over 2007.
However, the abortion ratio has not changed from 2005 to 2008 (22 abortions per 100 pregnancies).
The hospital unsafe abortion ratio so derived--the tip of the iceberg--is further adjusted based on the evidence that most unsafe induced abortions do not lead to complications requiring hospitalization; therefore a multiplier of between 2 and 7 (10-14) is applied to the hospital unsafe abortion ratio to arrive at an estimate of the national unsafe abortion ratio.
The abortion ratio in TAPE with girls 12 years old and up, was a remarkably low i percent.
We estimated the national abortion ratio by combining our abortion counts with National Center for Health Statistics data on the number of U.
There is also a rise in the abortion ratio among black women with two or more live births in states wi th family caps.
We also performed analyses using the natural logarithm of the abortion ratio (the number of abortions divided by the sum of live births and abortions) as the dependent variable.
Recall, however, that the abortion ratio model for adolescents to older teens produces a larger point estimate of the law's effect on adolescent abortion rates than does the adolescents to adult abortion ratio model under the assumption of no spill-over effects.
Likewise, the abortion ratio (the number of abortions for every 1,000 live births) is at a historic low, with 219 abortions for every thousand births.