Abortion Statistics

In 2008 and 2009, Lewis County's abortion rate was the 11th highest out of 39 counties in Washington State.

In 2009, there were 22,642 induced abortions and 89,242 live births in Washington State.

For every 1,000 women between age 15-44 in Lewis County, an average of 14.1 of these women had an abortion.

50.1% of Washington State abortions involved mothers age 24 and under.

Source: Center for Health Statistics,Washington State Department of Health--data as of October 10, 2010.