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Where are most abortions performed?

The vast majority of abortions are performed at abortion clinics (54%) or at family planning clinics that offer abortion, such as Planned Parenthood facilities (43%). The remainder are performed at hospitals (3%) and doctors’ offices (1%).

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Guttmacher Institute. “Abortion incidence and service availability in the United States, 2020.” November 2022. https://www.guttmacher.org/article/2022/11/abortion-incidence-and-service-availability-united-states-2020.

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