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Dividend History

Dividends are an important part of Abbott’s heritage and investment identity.

Abbott has declared 362 consecutive quarterly dividends since 1924 and has increased the dividend payout for 42 consecutive years.

Abbott is a member of the S&P 500 Dividend Aristocrats Index, which tracks companies that have annually increased their dividend for 25 consecutive years.

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Record DatePayable DateDividend Rate*Type
07/15/201408/15/2014$0.220Regular Cash
04/15/201405/15/2014$0.220Regular Cash
01/15/201402/15/2014$0.220Regular Cash
10/15/201311/15/2013$0.140Regular Cash
07/15/201308/15/2013$0.140Regular Cash
04/15/201305/15/2013$0.140Regular Cash
01/15/201302/15/2013$0.140Regular Cash

On Jan. 1, 2013, Abbott completed the separation of its research-based pharmaceuticals business into a new company, known as AbbVie. To see dividends paid to the shareholders of AbbVie after separation, please visit www.abbvie.com.

Record DatePayable DateDividend Rate*Type
10/15/201211/15/2012$0.510Regular Cash
07/13/201208/15/2012$0.510Regular Cash
04/13/201205/15/2012$0.510Regular Cash
01/13/201202/15/2012$0.480Regular Cash
10/14/201111/15/2011$0.480Regular Cash
07/15/201108/15/2011$0.480Regular Cash
04/15/201105/16/2011$0.480Regular Cash
01/14/201102/15/2011$0.440Regular Cash
10/15/201011/15/2010$0.440Regular Cash
07/15/201008/15/2010$0.440Regular Cash
04/15/201005/15/2010$0.440Regular Cash
01/15/201002/15/2010$0.400Regular Cash
10/15/200911/15/2009$0.400Regular Cash
07/15/200908/15/2009$0.400Regular Cash
04/15/200905/15/2009$0.400Regular Cash
01/15/200902/15/2009$0.360Regular Cash
10/15/200811/15/2008$0.360Regular Cash
07/15/200808/15/2008$0.360Regular Cash
04/15/200805/15/2008$0.360Regular Cash
01/15/200802/15/2008$0.325Regular Cash
10/15/200711/15/2007$0.325Regular Cash
07/13/200708/15/2007$0.325Regular Cash
04/13/200705/15/2007$0.325Regular Cash
01/12/200702/15/2007$0.295Regular Cash
10/13/200611/15/2006$0.295Regular Cash
07/14/200608/15/2006$0.295Regular Cash
04/13/200605/15/2006$0.295Regular Cash
01/13/200602/15/2006$0.275Regular Cash
10/14/200511/15/2005$0.275Regular Cash
07/15/200508/15/2005$0.275Regular Cash
04/15/200505/15/2005$0.275Regular Cash
01/14/200502/15/2005$0.260Regular Cash
10/15/200411/15/2004$0.260Regular Cash
07/15/200408/15/2004$0.260Regular Cash
04/15/200405/15/2004$0.260Regular Cash
01/15/200402/15/2004$0.245Regular Cash
10/15/200311/15/2003$0.245Regular Cash
07/15/200308/15/2003$0.245Regular Cash
04/15/200305/15/2003$0.245Regular Cash
01/15/200302/15/2003$0.235Regular Cash
10/15/200211/15/2002$0.235Regular Cash
07/15/200208/15/2002$0.235Regular Cash
04/15/200205/15/2002$0.235Regular Cash
01/15/200202/15/2002$0.210Regular Cash
10/15/200111/15/2001$0.210Regular Cash
07/13/200108/15/2001$0.210Regular Cash
04/12/200105/15/2001$0.210Regular Cash
01/15/200102/15/2001$0.190Regular Cash
10/13/200011/15/2000$0.190Regular Cash
07/14/200008/15/2000$0.190Regular Cash
04/14/200005/15/2000$0.190Regular Cash
01/14/200002/15/2000$0.170Regular Cash
10/15/199911/15/1999$0.170Regular Cash
07/15/199908/15/1999$0.170Regular Cash
04/15/199905/15/1999$0.170Regular Cash
01/15/199902/15/1999$0.150Regular Cash
10/15/199811/15/1998$0.150Regular Cash
07/15/199808/15/1998$0.150Regular Cash
04/15/199805/15/1998$0.150Regular Cash
01/15/199802/15/1998$0.135Regular Cash
10/15/199711/15/1997$0.135Regular Cash
07/15/199708/15/1997$0.135Regular Cash
04/15/199705/15/1997$0.135Regular Cash
01/15/199702/15/1997$0.120Regular Cash
10/15/199611/15/1996$0.120Regular Cash
07/15/199608/15/1996$0.120Regular Cash
04/15/199605/15/1996$0.120Regular Cash
01/15/199602/15/1996$0.105Regular Cash
10/13/199511/15/1995$0.105Regular Cash
07/14/199508/15/1995$0.105Regular Cash
04/14/199505/15/1995$0.105Regular Cash
01/13/199502/15/1995$0.095Regular Cash
10/14/199411/15/1994$0.095Regular Cash
07/15/199408/15/1994$0.095Regular Cash
04/15/199405/15/1994$0.095Regular Cash
01/15/199402/15/1994$0.085Regular Cash
10/15/199311/15/1993$0.085Regular Cash
07/15/199308/15/1993$0.085Regular Cash
04/15/199305/15/1993$0.085Regular Cash
01/15/199302/15/1993$0.075Regular Cash

* Per share dividend amounts adjusted to reflect stock splits.