Abortion

Abortion is the ending of a pregnancy by removal or expulsion of an embryo or fetus. An abortion that occurs without intervention is known as a miscarriage or "spontaneous abortion" and occurs in approximately 30% to 40% of pregnancies. When deliberate steps are taken to end a pregnancy, it is called an induced abortion, or less frequently "induced miscarriage". The unmodified word abortion generally refers to an induced abortion.When properly done, abortion is one of the safest procedures in medicine,:1 :1 but unsafe abortion is a major cause of maternal death, especially in the developing world. Making safe abortion legal …

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7 facts about Americans and Instagram

Pew Research Center · 7 October 2021 English

Over the years, we have studied how U.S. adults – as well as teens and children – use and engage with Instagram. Here are seven key takeaways.

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Two-thirds of U.S. Catholics unaware of pope’s new restrictions on traditional Latin …

Pew Research Center · 7 October 2021 English

Weekly Mass-goers and Catholic Republicans express higher levels of disapproval of the pope’s new restrictions.

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Two-thirds of Republicans want Trump to retain major political role; 44% want …

Pew Research Center · 6 October 2021 English

About a third of Republicans (32%) say they would not like Donald Trump to remain a national political figure for many years to come.

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Women, Voice and Power: How transformative feminist leadership is challenging inequalities and …

Oxfam International · 6 October 2021 English

The evidence can no longer be ignored: when women and feminist activists are able to use their collective power to challenge inequalities, they are having a transformational impact. From women’s …

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Quiz: Test your polling knowledge

Pew Research Center · 5 October 2021 English

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Want to better understand how surveys work? We’ve got an email course …

Pew Research Center · 5 October 2021 English

If you’ve wondered what opinion polls are for, how they are done or how to tell a good one from a bad one, sign up for our email mini-course.

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Most U.S. Latinos say global climate change and other environmental issues impact …

Pew Research Center · 4 October 2021 English

Latinos broadly support an array of policy measures to address climate change and other environmental issues.

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Maternal mortality: near-miss events in middle-income countries, a systematic review

WHO · 1 October 2021 English

• Ruptured uterus • Severe complications of abortion Critical interventions or intensive care unit criteria (haemorrhage; hypertensive disorders; abortion; sepsis) Addition of items to management criteria suspected infection (e.g. chorioamnionitis, septic abortion, endometritis, pneumonia), and at least one of


What we know about online learning and the homework gap amid the …

Pew Research Center · 1 October 2021 English

Here is what our surveys found about the students most likely to lack the home internet connectivity needed to finish schoolwork.

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Key findings about restrictions on religion around the world in 2019

Pew Research Center · 30 September 2021 English

Social hostilities around the world involving religion declined in 2019 to the lowest level in five years.

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