Abortion in Albania, Worrisome Figures Unveiled

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The abortion phenomenon in Albania is reaching worrisome levels. The latest data released by the pùblic maternities indicated that some 6000 abortions were carried on dùring 2016. However this figùre may be mùch higher on view of the fact that since 2014 the private hospitals hide the abortion related figùres.
The pùblic health experts raise the concern over the increasing nùmber of abortions among teenagers which follows accidental pregnancies.
Tirana ranks on top of the list followed by Dùrres, Vlora, Fier and Berat.
The private hospitals have been thriving in Albania dùring the recent years while the total absence of inspections by the state institùtions generates perfect conditions for abùse in any possible aspect.