Advancing Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights
 

North America

“STATE POLICIES IN BRIEF”

Medication Abortion (PDF), January 2016

'Choose Life' License Plates (PDF), December 2015

Abortion Policy in the Absence of Roe (PDF), December 2015

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POLICY ARTICLES

Moving Oral Contraceptives to Over-the-Counter Status: Policy Versus Politics   Also in PDF
Sneha Barot, Guttmacher Policy Review, November 2015

Prosecuting Women for Self-Inducing Abortion: Counterproductive and Lacking Compassion   Also in PDF
Andrea Rowan, Guttmacher Policy Review, September 2015

Marketplace Plans’ Provider Networks Are Just Not Adequate Without Family Planning Centers   Also in PDF
Kinsey Hasstedt and Andrea Rowan, Guttmacher Policy Review, July 2015

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RESEARCH ARTICLES

Return on Investment: A Fuller Assessment of the Benefits and Cost Savings of the US Publicly Funded Family Planning Program (PDF)
Frost JJ, Sonfield A, Finer LB, Milbank Quarterly, October 2014

Impact of the federal contraceptive coverage guarantee on out-of-pocket payments for contraceptives: 2014 update   Also in PDF
Adam Sonfield, Athena Tapales, Rachel K. Jones, Lawrence B. Finer, Contraception, September 2014

Secondary Measures of Access to Abortion Services in the United States, 2011 and 2012: Gestational Age Limits, Cost, and Harassment (PDF)
Jenna Jerman and Rachel K. Jones, Women's Health Issues, Volume 24, Issue 4, July 2014

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REPORTS

Contraceptive Needs and Services, July 2015

Public Costs from Unintended Pregnancies and the Role of Public Insurance Programs in Paying for Pregnancy-Related Care: National and State Estimates for 2010 (PDF)
Adam Sonfield and Kathryn Kost, February 2015

Unintended Pregnancy Rates at the State Level: Estimates for 2010 and Trends Since 2002 (PDF)
Kathryn Kost, January 2015

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VIDEO AND INFOGRAPHICS

The federal government has long interfered with abortion access for many U.S. women   Also in PDF, Infographic, January 2016

More than one-quarter of the 1,074 state abortion restrictions since Roe v. Wade were enacted between 2011 and 2015   Also in PDF, Infographic, January 2016

Specific approaches to restricting abortion access have changed significantly since Roe v. Wade   Also in PDF, Infographic, January 2016

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