Top Facts & Statistics
1.1Mnewborn deaths per year that could be prevented in the region by meeting the need for modern contraception and maternal and newborn care
$5.67the annual per-person cost of meeting the need for modern contraception and maternal and newborn care in Asia
4.6Mwomen are hospitalized annually in Asia for treatment of complications of unsafe abortion
Hear From An Expert
In collaboration with IIPS and the Population Council, the Guttmacher Institute conducted the first national study estimating the incidence of unintended pregnancy and abortion in India. These data fill a critical evidence gap.