Top Facts & Statistics
154,000maternal deaths per year in Africa that could be prevented by meeting the need for contraception and maternal and newborn care
80%reduction in unintended pregnancies if all unmet need for modern contraception were satisfied in Africa
16Munintended pregnancies could be prevented each year by providing comprehensive contraceptive care
Hear From An Expert
Comprehensive strategies for sexual and reproductive health care are vital for improving the well-being of women and their families. Fulfilling the needs for modern contraception and high-quality maternal and newborn health care services should be prioritized.