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Abortion Onscreen Database

ANSIRH’s Abortion Onscreen Database is a listing of all film and television depictions available to viewers in the United States in which a character obtains an abortion, or discloses having one in the past. The database is updated monthly with any new plotlines. Is the database missing a depiction? Let us knowFor other queries, please contact us.

To learn more about ANSIRH's Abortion Onscreen project, visit our study page.

If you are using the database for research, our suggested citation is as follows: Sisson G, Herold S, Kimport K. Abortion Onscreen Database. 2022. Advancing New Standards in Reproductive Health (ANSIRH): University of California, San Francisco. Available:

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