Mentor Name

Dr. Somi Shin

Course Title

Introduction to Research Methods

Course Number

RSCH 202

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Project Abstract

This research paper will serve as the first study in analysing discrepancies in birth rates among women of different ethnic groups in Singapore. The objective of this study is to root out any inequalities and effectively promote access to better healthcare for all women in Singapore. Additionally, a quantitative study in the form of a survey is proposed in this paper to collect original data. This survey will be disseminated in abortion clinics following the principles of cluster sampling. A regression analysis will be conducted to identify the statistical significance and correlation of each independent variables including age, income level, relationship status, education level, and religion to better understand their effects on abortion.