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Contraceptive Needs and Services, 2001-2002


Women between the ages of 13 and 44 who are sexually active and able to become pregnant, but do not wish to become pregnant, are in need of contraceptive services and supplies. Those who are poor or low-income, as well as teenagers, may need subsidized care. These tables report on the current status of contraceptive needs and services in the United States as a whole, for the 10 federal regions and for each state and county.

National and State Tables, 2006:

Table A. Total number of women aged 13-44 and number of women in need of contraceptive services and supplies, by age, poverty status and race/ethnicity: 2000,2002 and 2006 National Summary and 2006 State Detail

Table B. Number of women in need of contraceptive services and supplies and number in need of publicly funded contraceptive services and supplies, by state: 2000, 2006 and % change 2000-2006

Summary Table, 2001-2002:
This table provides an overview of how well each region and state is meeting the need for publicly funded contraceptive services. It shows the total number of women needing contraceptive services, the number of women served by publicly funded clinics, and the proportion of women in need of public services who receive them from clinics, all by region and state, 2001-2002.

Detailed National and State Tables, 2001-2002:
Table 1. Total number of women aged 13-44 and number of women in need of contraceptive services and supplies, by age, poverty status and race/ethnicity, 2002—National, Regional and State Summary

Table 2. Number of women in need of publicly supported contraceptive services and supplies, by race/ethnicity and need status (under age 20 or age 20-44 and under 250% of poverty), 2002—National, Regional and State Summary

Table 3. Total number of publicly funded family planning clinics by type of provider, number of female contraceptive clients served, and number of Title X-funded clinics and clients served, 2001—National, Regional and State Summary

Table 4. Number of women in need of publicly supported contraceptive services and supplies, 1995, 2000 and 2002—National, Regional and State Summary

Definitions and Notes to Contraceptive Needs and Services Tables, 2001-2002

Detailed County Tables, 2001-2002

Click below to access the county-level detailed tables for a selected state (all links are to pdf files)

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Detailed Methodology for Calculating 2002 Women in Need

Expanded Methodology for the 2001 Census of Publicly Funded Family Planning Clinics

The Availability and Use of Publicly Funded Family Planning Clinics: U.S. Trends, 1994-2001 , Perspectives on Sexual and Reproductive Health, 2004, 36(5):206-215.

This research was supported by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) under grants FPR000072 and FPRPA006017 and by a grant from the Compton Foundation.