Top Facts & Statistics
16Munintended pregnancies could be prevented each year by providing comprehensive contraceptive care
1 in 4surveyed Kenyan students aged 15–17 learn about contraception
154,000maternal deaths per year in Africa that could be prevented by meeting the need for contraception and maternal and newborn care
Hear From An Expert
Greater investment is needed in Kenya to improve young people’s ability to access and use comprehensive sexual and reproductive health care services. Counseling and care that enables adolescents to decide whether and when to have children is a critical component of such services.