How much do abortions cost?

 

Nationwide, the price for a first trimester abortion ranges between $300 and $1,700.  Second trimester abortions increase in price every two weeks, sometimes weekly.  Below you will see a comparison of two abortion facilities updated September, 2015.

 

PROCEDURE    FACILITY ONE FACILITY TWO
Suction Curettage / Surgical Abortion: Performed 6 to 12 weeks 5 to 12 weeks $490-$590, (plus $125 for the legal consent appointment which includes testing and usually an ultrasound) 6-12 weeks $550-$650, (plus $75 for the legal consent appointment which includes testing and usually an ultrasound)
  13 to 14 weeks $650-$750, (plus $75)
Dilation and Evacuation: Performed 13 to 24 weeks 5 to 12 weeks $490-$590, (plus $125 for the legal consent appointment which includes testing and usually an ultrasound)
13 to 14 weeks $595-$695, (plus $125 )
15 to 16 weeks $740-$880 (plus $125)
17 weeks $975 -$1075 (plus $125)
15 to 16 weeks $800-$900, (plus $75)
After 17 weeks women are referred to Facility Two for later term abortions. 17 to 18 weeks $1,125-$1,225 (plus $75)
Refer women to Facility Two for later term abortions. 19 to 20 weeks $1,350 to $1,450 (plus $75)
21 weeks $1,925, (plus $75)
Refer women to Facility Two for later term abortions. 22 weeks $2,000 (plus $75)
Chemical Abortion:  (sometimes called a “Medication Abortion” or the “Abortion Pill”) Performed on fetuses 9 weeks or less.  Your state may require the consent of one parent, or both parents, for women under 18. $585 but can be as much as $800         $625.00

Cost Range:

  • The higher cost indicated includes a $100 charge for “Twilight Sleep,” which is available upon request.
  • Hospital abortions cost more
  • Prices quoted reflect charges in local Midwest abortion facilities, updated September, 2015
  • Abortions in the Midwest may cost less than other regions of the country.
  • Websites warn: Prices can change

 

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