Abortion Industry / Planned Parenthood

Current Planned Parenthood Service Data (2005)

Planned Parenthood Federation of America collects and reports the service data for its affiliates on a calendar year basis. The following is the data just reported by PPFA for the year 2004.

Affiliate Service Summary for 2004

Sexual/Reproductive Care Services   #Procedures      Referrals
 
Pregnancy Tests                                   1,073,728

Abortion Procedures                                 255,015

“Reversible” Contraceptive Clients — Women  2,347,352
 (chemical and barrier birth control) 
 
Emergency Contraception Clients                 983,537
  
Tubal Sterilization Clients                              601        1,241
 
Reversible Contraceptive Clients — Men       89,705
  
Vasectomy Clients                                    2,480           647
 
HIV Testing Clients — Women                   160,131
  
HIV Testing Clients — Men                         48,784
 
Prenatal Clients                                       17,610
 
Infertility Clients                                         386
    
Breast Exams/Breast Care                        925,763       12,251
 
Adoption (Referred Out)                                0            1,414 
 
STI Procedures, Women and Men            2,527,609   (STIs=STDs)
  
 Total Unduplicated Clients                    2,933,101

 

Putting current data into historical perspective
 
The year 2004 was the last full year of Gloria Feldt’s reign as president of PPFA. Her first full year was in 1997. Let’s look at what PP did last year and compare it with the first seven years of Feldt’s residence.

The number of abortions committed by PP rose from 244,628 in 2003 to 255,015 in 2004. This was a 4.2% increase. This was the eighth straight year of increased abortions under Feldt.

Year      Abortions           % increase over previous year

1997     165,174                 7.7 %

1998     168,509                 2.0 %

1999     182,792                 8.5 %

2000     197,070                 7.8 %

2001     213,026                 8.1 %

2002     230,630                 8.3 %

2003     244,628                 6.1 %

2004     255,015                 4.2 %

Gloria Feldt, as director, accumulated the deaths of 1,656,844 babies during her eight years as president of PPFA.

The total number of babies who have died at Planned Parenthood facilities since PP first began doing abortions on July 2, 1970 has now reached 3,803,806:  3.8 million human lives terminated by PP.

Planned Parenthood is responsible for 8% of all the estimated abortions performed in the United States since the 1973 Supreme Court Roe decision. More significantly, Planned Parenthood performed 19.8% (almost 1 of 5) of all abortions in the United States in 2004. This percentage has been increasing every year:

 Year    Percent of abortions in U.S. done by PP

1982     5.1%

1983     5.4%

1984     5.6%

1985     5.8%

1986     6.2%

1987     6.6%

1988     7.0%

1989     7.8%

1990     8.0%

1991     8.5%

1992     8.6%

1993     9.0%

1994     9.3%

1995   10.3%

1996   11.2%

1997   12.4%

1998   12.8%

1999   13.9%

2000   15.0%

2001   16.3%

2002   17.9%

2003   19.0%

2004   19.8%

Planned Parenthood now terminates over one-quarter million babies each year in its own facilities
Planned Parenthood does 180 abortions for every 1 Adoption Referral
Planned Parenthood terminates 14 babies for every 1 it helps with Prenatal Care
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