Table 2.

Hospital-affiliated facilities and community settings among abortion facilities with any response, Canada and by region, 2012: N = 78.

FACILITYREGION
CANADA, N (%)ATLANTIC PROVINCES, N (%)QUEBEC, N (%)ONTARIO, N (%)PRAIRIES, N (%)BRITISH COLUMBIA, N (%)TERRITORIES, N (%)
All responding facilities78 (100.0)4 (100.0)41 (100.0)9 (100.0)6 (100.0)15 (100.0)3 (100.0)
Community setting*52 (66.7)2 (50.0)33 (80.5)5 (55.6)4 (66.7)8 (53.3)0 (0.0)
Hospital-affiliated facility37 (47.4)2 (50.0)15 (36.6)4 (44.4)2 (33.3)11 (73.3)3 (100.0)
Both community setting and hospital-affiliated facility11 (14.1)0 (0.0)7 (17.1)0 (0.0)0 (0.0)4 (26.7)0 (0.0)
  • * Community settings include traditional community health centres, free-standing abortion clinics, and private doctor’s offices offering abortion services.

  • Hospital-affiliated facilities include both services conducted in operating rooms and services conducted within ambulatory clinic facilities located within the hospital complex.