Exploring the determinants of unsafe abortion: improving the evidence base in Mexico

Author(s)/Editor(s): Sousa A, Lozano R, Gakidou E
Publisher/Organizer: Health Policy and Planning
Publication date: 15 December 2009
Language: English


This analysis has explored the determinants of unsafe abortion and has demonstrated that there are large socio-economic and geographical inequities in unsafe abortions in Mexico. Further efforts are required to improve the measurement and monitoring of trends in unsafe abortions in developing countries.