China performs 13,000,000 abortions a year
China performs 13,000,000 abortions a year. Among young females, 20% have unintentional pregnancies, and 91% of the pregnancies are aborted. Statistics compiled by the Guangzhou city medical center for women and children showed that between January and July of 2013, 46.62% of all abortions were second or even third abortions, and 2% were second abortions within half a year of the first abortion. Over half of all abortions are performed on women 25 years or younger, and many are college and university students. Among the single population, 22.4% have premarital sex.