Planned Parenthood Affiliates and Abortion
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As an organization, Planned Parenthood Federation of America is the national office and is headquartered in New York City. PPFA does not operate any medical centers. All of Planned Parenthood’s centers are run by PP’s 50* affiliates. As documented in our 2019 Planned Parenthood Annual Facilities Report, PP now operates 587 centers and 375 do surgical and/or medical abortions. The list below shows what percentage of each affiliate’s centers commit abortions and (in parenthesis) how many total centers that affiliate operates.

The following 11 affiliates commit surgical and/or medical abortions at 100 percent of their centers: PP Southern New England (17); PP Hudson Peconic (10); PP Central Western New York (9); PP Orange and San Bernardino Counties (9); PP Columbia Willamette (7); PP California Central Coast (5); PP Metropolitan New Jersey (5); PP Tennessee and North Mississippi (4); PP Metropolitan Washington, DC (3); Upper Hudson PP (3); and Virginia League of PP (3).

The following three affiliates commit surgical and/or medical abortions at 92 to 95 percent of their centers: PP Great Northwest and Hawaiian Islands (27); PP Los Angeles (19); and PP Northern California (18).

The following eight affiliates commit surgical and/or medical abortions at 80 to 88 percent of their centers: PP Southwest Oregon (5); PP Montana (5); PP South, East, and North Florida (10); PP Mar Monte (35); PP Greater New York (28); PP Illinois (17); PP Pacific Southwest (17); and PP Northern, Central, Southern New Jersey (17).

The following seven affiliates commit surgical and/or medical abortions at 62 to 75 percent of their centers: PP Rocky Mountains (24); PP Greater Washington and North Idaho (11); PP Delaware (3); Mount Baker PP (3); PP South Atlantic (14); PP Pasadena and San Gabriel Valley (4); and PP League of Massachusetts (4).  

The following seven affiliates commit surgical and/or medical abortions at 50 to 57 percent of their centers: PP Southwest Central Florida (10); PP Keystone (9); PP Michigan (16); PP Southeast (7); PP North Country New York (7); PP Maryland (7); and PP Arizona (7).

Finally, the following 14 affiliates commit surgical and/or medical abortions at 11 to 45 percent of their centers: PP Greater Ohio (18); PP Wisconsin (24); PP Association of Utah (8); PP Western Pennsylvania (6); PP Indiana and Kentucky (18); PP Southwest Ohio (4); PP St. Louis Region and Southwest Missouri (8); PP Gulf Coast (8); PP South Texas (7); PP Greater Texas (18); PP North Central States (29); PP Great Plains (10); PP Northern New England (21); and PP Southeastern Pennsylvania (9).

Planned Parenthood Federation of America mandates that every affiliate must have at least one facility that does surgical or medical abortions. The fact is that every affiliate has achieved that goal and, as you can see from the numbers above, most have exceeded it by a wide margin.

*NOTE: Planned Parenthood continues to count PP Indiana and Kentucky and PP Great Northwest and Hawaiian Islands as two separate affiliates. This, despite the fact that the same CEO runs both affiliates and PPGNHI provides over a million dollars a year to PPINK.