Abortion and Black Babies in New York City | New York Amsterdam News: The new Black view

| March 13, 2014

More Black babies were aborted in 2012 than born alive, according to a study published in the, “Summary of Vital Statistics of 2012; The City of New York Pregnancy Outcomes.”

The statistics compiled by the New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene revealed that 15 to 49-year-old non-Hispanic, Black women in New York City had 24,758 live births and 31,328 abortions. There were also 3,446 miscarriages or other pre-birth complications, not included in these numbers

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