In three former Soviet States, rates of abortion are declining as contraceptive prevalence increases

Estrin, D.J.
March 1999
International Family Planning Perspectives;Mar99, Vol. 25 Issue 1, p49
Academic Journal
Reports shift from reliance on abortion to use of contraceptives in Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan and the Kyrgyz Republic from 1990-1999. Statistics on abortion rates and contraceptive use; Determinants of decision to undergo abortion; Prevalence of abortion in urban areas; Projection of trends in abortion rates.


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