Let’s break it out with some leading causes of death in New York City in 2008:
Cause of Death, Number of Deaths
Heart Disease, 21,844
Deaths by All Causes (excluding abortion), 55,391
Induced Abortions, 82,475
The number of people who died from abortion in 2008 in New York City is 149% of the number of people who died from all other causes. Put another way, abortion accounts for 60 percent of all deaths in New York City.