Abortions are legal in ALL states since 1973.
Abortions should only be performed, where legal, by a qualified doctor.
Billions and billions. * Legal abortions approximately 20-30 million yearly, there are not hard statistics available. Illegal, approximately 10-20 million.
Before 1973, abortions were being performed in the U.S.; they were, however, illegal. Roe v. Wade (argued December 13, 1971, reargued October 11, 1972, and decided January 22, 1973) made abortions legal in the U.S. That date is when legal abortions started in the U.S.
Worldwide it's about 41 million per year.
They are legal, yes.
Yes it is.
There are no legal limits for how many abortions a woman is allowed to have.
In 1972 there were 586,760 legal abortions but not all states reported in.It can be compared to that according to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), there were 820,151 legal induced abortions in the US in 2005 but also not all states reported in. The true number was 1,2 million.
Yes abortions have been legal in the UK for many many years already and it's allowed up to week 24.
Since abortion has been around almost as long as women has been able to get pregnant we can't know how many from the start but every year about 43 million legal abortions are performed worldwide. How many illegal and unsafe ones we don't know.