Dramatic Drop in U.S. Abortions in the News The U.S. government agency, Centers for Disease Control (CDC), recently reported these figures from their records: Between 2006 and 2015, in 9 years, the number of abortions dropped 24%. and The rate dropped from 15.9 per 1,000 women aged 15-44 in 2006 to 11.8 in 2015. The rate decline shows the lower number of abortions isn’t merely because there are fewer women of child-bearing age So what’s causing this decline? Many pro-lifers cite their work on state-level abortion regulations, and groups such as Planned Parenthood cite their own work on spreading contraception to prevent the pregnancies that would ot
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