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75%reduction in newborn deaths in the region that would result from meeting the need for modern contraception and maternal and newborn care
$4reduction in cost of pregnancy-related care in the region for every $1 spent on contraception above the current level
760,000women are hospitalized annually for treatment of complications of unsafe abortion
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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.