China performs 13,000,000 abortions a year
China performs 13,000,000 abortions a year, and 65% of them are for unmarried women between 20 and 29 years of age. Most of them are female college and university students, and 50% of them have had multiple abortions.
Among high school students, 74% of them say their parents never talked to them about sex, and 49% of young males acquire information about sex from the internet.
Another survey showed that 88% of young Chinese know nothing about contraception, 45% claim they could not find an appropriate way to avoid conception when needed, and 54.3% of abortions result from not taking contraceptive measures.
In China, less than 2% of women use oral contraceptives.