SHOCKING: Abortions outnumber live births among NYC’s black community

article-2565169-1BB841AD00000578-382_634x421Abortions outnumber live births among African American women living in New York City, according to a new health report.

Newly released Department of Health and Mental Hygiene figures show black women had 31,328 ‘crude induced terminations’ in 2012, compared with 24,758 ‘live births’.

The terminations comprised more than 42 percent of the Big Apple’s total number.

The second highest number of abortions were for Hispanic at 22,917, with this group’s live births reaching 36,642.

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