A new report said Wisconsin residents obtained fewer abortions last year.
The state Department of Health Services released its annual report on abortions on Wednesday. The report said 6,251 state residents obtained abortions in 2013, down from 6,692 in 2012.
The number of abortions occurring in Wisconsin also fell, from 6,927 in 2012 to 6,462 last year, continuing a five-year decline from 8,542 in 2009.
The report said 215 Wisconsin minors obtained abortions last year. They had written consent from an adult in 186 cases. Twelve were emancipated minors and 17 got court permission to waive consent.