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What is Planned Parenthood’s share of the U.S. abortion market?

Planned Parenthood performs 40% of all abortions in the United States, making them the industry leader in abortion. By comparison, other U.S. market leaders have far less a share of their respective markets — like General Motors (17% of automobiles), Samsung (22% of televisions), and Southwest Airlines (19% of domestic air travel).


Donovan, Charles A. and James Studnicki. “Planned Parenthood: ‘Irreplaceable’ and ‘Lifesaving’?” Charlotte Lozier Institute. August 2, 2017. https://lozierinstitute.org/planned-parenthood-irreplaceable-and-lifesaving.

Planned Parenthood Federation of America. Planned Parenthood Federation of America 2021-2022 Annual Report. https://www.plannedparenthood.org/about-us/facts-figures/annual-report.

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