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TABLE 33
SELECTED CHARACTERISTICS OF INDUCED TERMINATIONS OF PREGNANCY
TEXAS RESIDENTS, 2002
 
 
TOTAL NUMBER REPORTED IN TEXAS * 79,929
   
 
Out of State/Country Residents 2,971
Total Texas Residents 76,278
Not Stated 680
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AGE  
11 Years or Less 5
12-13 Years 73
14-15 Years 744
16-17 Years 2,677
18-19 Years 7,301
20-24 Years 25,705
25-29 Years 17,324
30-34 Years 11,145
35-39 Years 5,847
40 Years and Over 2,330
Not Stated 3,127
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RACE  
Asian 2,773
Hispanic 28,183
White 26,240
Black 16,458
Native American 100
Other 622
Not Stated 1,902
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MARITAL STATUS  
Married 15,714
Not Married 59,196
Not Stated 1,368
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FACILITY OF OCCURRENCE  
Abortion Clinic 65,726
Ambulatory Surgical Center 0
Hospital 218
Physicians 10,279
Out of State 55
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WEEKS OF GESTATION  
8 Weeks or Less 47,177
9-10 Weeks 12,852
11-12 Weeks 6,992
13-14 Weeks 3,536
15-16 Weeks 2,073
17-20 Weeks 2,163
21-25 Weeks 769
26 Weeks or More 43
Not Stated 673
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TYPE OF PROCEDURE  
Suction Curettage 62,224
Medical (Non Surg.) 5,678
Dilation and Evacuation 6,858
Intra-Uterine 6
Sharp Curettage (D&C) 22
Hysterotomy/Hysterectomy 5
Other 64
Not Stated 1,421
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PREVIOUS LIVE BIRTHS  
None 28,842
One 21,199
Two 16,060
Three 6,576
Four 2,234
Five or More 1,168
Not Stated 199
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PREVIOUS INDUCED ABORTIONS  
None 44,172
One 20,322
Two 7,513
Three 2,415
Four 849
Five or More 684
Not Stated 323
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PATIENT SURVIVED  
Survived 76,277
Did Not Survive 1

* Includes women residing outside of Texas.

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