Top Facts & Statistics
132Mwomen in Asia want to avoid pregnancy but are not using a modern contraceptive method
1.1Mnewborn deaths per year that could be prevented in the region by meeting the need for modern contraception and maternal and newborn care
4.6Mwomen are hospitalized annually in Asia for treatment of complications of unsafe abortion
Hear From An Expert
Investing in modern contraception is not only the right thing to do; it's also a cost-saving investment. For every additional dollar invested in contraceptive services in developing regions, the cost of pregnancy-related care is reduced by $2.20.