Spain: the number of abortions falls under 100.000 cases per year

Last figures for 2014 reveal a 12,7% fall of abortions compared to the previous year in Spain. Now the total abortions are 94.796. This is the lowest data reported in the last decade. Concretely, in 2014 there were 13.894 abortions less than 2013.

Out of 94.796 abortions:

  • 87,54% were requested by the woman’s will;
  • 7,15% were requested because there were serious risks for the patient’s life;
  • 3,61% were requested because of high possibilities of encounter fetus anomalies.

(El Pais)