Top Facts & Statistics
44%of women aged 15–49 in Nepal who want to avoid a pregnancy are not using a modern contraceptive method
$5.67the annual per-person cost of meeting the need for modern contraception and maternal and newborn care in Asia
132Mwomen in Asia want to avoid pregnancy but are not using a modern contraceptive method
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We know that substantial progress for women and girls has been made over the past two decades, but large gaps remain. There are 214 million women in developing regions who want to avoid pregnancy and are not using a modern contraceptive method.